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Possible Interaction: Interferon-Alpha and Copper



Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

In vitro, increased Cu levels inhibited IFN-γ production.
BMC infectious diseases  •  2004  |  View Paper
IFN-alpha was observed to dose-… immunoreactive protein levels of copper , zinc-and manganese-dependent SOD as well as the enzyme activities of GPx, and decrease the lipid peroxidation product … oxidative burst both in stressed hepatocytes and activated HSCs; GPx activities, however, were not detected in the latter cells.
The journal of medical investigation : JMI  •  2002  |  View Paper
IFN-γ activation of macrophages also limits availability of copper in the phagosome, forcing Histoplasma reliance on the high affinity Ctr3 copper importer for copper acquisition.
Journal of fungi  •  2019  |  View Paper