Gene Symbol: LOC100456873
Description: interferon-induced transmembrane protein 3
Alias: IFITM3
Species: orang utan

Top Publications

  1. Zhang Z, Liu J, Li M, Yang H, Zhang C. Evolutionary dynamics of the interferon-induced transmembrane gene family in vertebrates. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e49265 pubmed publisher
    ..Because primates have experienced a long history of viral infection, such rapid expansion and positive selection suggests that the evolution of primate IR-IFITM genes is associated with broad-spectrum antiviral activity...