Interferon, kappa; May play a role in the regulation of immune cell function. Cytokine that imparts cellular protection against viral infection in a species-specific manner. Activates the interferon- stimulated response element signaling pathway. It is able to directly modulate cytokine release from monocytes and dendritic cells. Binds heparin.
Synonyms: IFNK, Q9P0W0, Q9P0W0p, hQ9P0W0, UNQ6124/PRO20084 ...