Literature associating IFNG and opportunistic bacterial infectious disease
Immune interferon; Produced by lymphocytes activated by specific antigens or mitogens. IFN-gamma, in addition to having antiviral activity, has important immunoregulatory functions. It is a potent activator of macrophages, it has antiproliferative effects on transformed cells and it can potentiate the antiviral and antitumor effects of the type I interferons; Belongs to the type II (or gamma) interferon family.
Synonyms: IFNG, A1Z2M2, P01579, A1Z2M2p, hA1Z2M2 ...