interferon-gamma

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interferon-gamma

[‚in·tər¦fir‚än ′gam·ə]
(immunology)
An interferon produced by T lymphocytes and large granular lymphocytes in response to foreign macromolecules.
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The allelic effects of the IFNG gene SNP on antibody response in both [F.
The allelic effects of IFNG polymorphisms on BW at 2, 6, and 12 wk of age are presented in Table 4.
Subjects] was negligible, whereas it was approximately 1 cycle for IL1B and IFNG.
Each extract was then split into 3 RT reactions, and each cDNA product was analyzed in 3 qPCR replicates for each of 4 genes [ACTB, CASP3, IL1B, and IFNG (interferon, gamma)].
2010; 2011) reported QTL for TLR9, an immunity related element in gut, at 0 to 47 cM and for IFNG at 47 to 93 cM on SSC16 in a Duroc x Pietrain cross, where the QTL for basophil was also detected at 42 Mb in this study (Table 3).
This appears to be the case for IFNG and C-JUN in EDTA tubes (Fig.
Induction of IFNG, TNF, and ICAM over time was also observed, suggesting possible contact activation of cells in the EDTA collection tubes, which could lead to altered expression of genes involved in the proinflammatory process (11).
The IFNg recombinant protein has shown promising clinical responses when administered into the cutaneous lymphoma lesion.