Ifitm6

Summary

Gene Symbol: Ifitm6
Description: interferon induced transmembrane protein 6
Alias: interferon induced transmembrane protein 6, interferon-induced transmembrane protein 1, interferon-induced transmembrane protein 2
Species: rat

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...