Gene Symbol: ifn
Alias: interferon, interferon 1
Species: channel catfish
Long S, Wilson M, Bengten E, Bryan L, Clem L, Miller N, et al
. Identification of a cDNA encoding channel catfish interferon. Dev Comp Immunol. 2004;28:97-111 pubmed
..advances in our understanding of teleost immunity, relatively few cytokine genes, including those for interferon (IFN), have been identified at the molecular level...
Long S, Milev Milovanovic I, Wilson M, Bengten E, Clem L, Miller N, et al
. Identification and expression analysis of cDNAs encoding channel catfish type I interferons. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2006;21:42-59 pubmed publisher
Previously a cDNA encoding a putative interferon gene, designated CF IFN-1, was identified from a catfish EST library...
Sun F, Peatman E, Li C, Liu S, Jiang Y, Zhou Z, et al
. Transcriptomic signatures of attachment, NF-?B suppression and IFN stimulation in the catfish gill following columnaris bacterial infection. Dev Comp Immunol. 2012;38:169-80 pubmed publisher
..aggregation, suppression of NF-?B signalling via I?Bs, BCL-3, TAX1BP1, and olfactomedin 4, and strong induction of IFN-inducible responses including iNOS2b, IFI44, and VHSV genes...