One of the type I interferons produced by fibroblasts in response to stimulation by live or inactivated virus or by double-stranded RNA. It is a cytokine with antiviral, antiproliferative, and immunomodulating activity. (mesh:D016899)



Synonym Reference Specificity
interferon β Exact
Interferon beta Exact
interferon beta Exact
β interferons Exact
beta interferons Exact
Interferon β Exact

Incoming Relations

Identifier Name Relation
HGNC:5434 IFNB1 isa

Outgoing Relations

Relation Identifier Name
isa FPLX:Interferon Interferon