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Interferon Gamma

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

L03AB03

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0082115-62-6

Therapeutic Categories

Antiviral agent

Antineoplastic agent

Immunomodulator

Chemical Name

A secreted protein known previously as immune interferon, that is produced according to the information coded by a specis of interferon gene.Sub-species of human gamma gene produce protein variants designated by the hyphenated addition of a number, e.g. i (WHO )

Foreign Names

  • Interferonum gamma (Latin)
  • Interferon gamma (German)
  • Interféron gamma (French)
  • Interferón gamma (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Names

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Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
DCITDenominazione Comune Italiana
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)

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