Interferon ELISA Kits

Interferon (IFN) is a glycoprotein produced by cells after receiving virus infection or other stimulation, which can inhibit virus replication and has immunomodulatory and antitumor effects.

Classification and biological function of interferon

According to their biological activity, interferon can be divided into three categories:

  • Type I interferon: including IFN-α, IFN-β, IFN-κ, etc., primarily exhibit antiviral effects against viral infections and can induce apoptosis and activation of immune cells.
  • Type II interferon: including IFN-γ, primarily functions in immune responses and plays a crucial role in combating intracellular pathogens and anti-tumor immune responses.
  • Type III interferon: including IFN-λ, plays a role in antiviral and anti-tumor immune responses by activating the innate immune system and producing antiviral and anti-tumor effects.

Role of Interferon in immune regulation

The immune system is a crucial defense mechanism of the body, and Interferons play a key role in immune regulation.

Interferon-related signaling pathways:

  • JAK-STAT signaling pathway: Upon binding of interferons to their cell surface receptors, the receptors undergo autophosphorylation and activate the JAK tyrosine kinases within the cells, leading to the activation of the signal transducer and activator of transcription (STAT) proteins. The activated STATs then translocate into the nucleus and bind to the interferon response elements (IREs), which ultimately regulate the transcription of a range of interferon-inducible genes, thereby modulating cellular immune and antiviral responses.
  • MAPK signaling pathway: Upon binding of interferons to their receptors, multiple members of the MAPK family, including ERK, JNK, and p38, can be activated, thereby regulating various biological processes such as cell proliferation, differentiation, inflammatory responses, and apoptosis.
  • PI3K-Akt signaling pathway: Upon binding of interferons to their receptors, the PI3K pathway is activated, leading to the activation of downstream Akt protein. Activated Akt can regulate various biological processes, including enhancing immune cell activity, promoting cell proliferation, and anti-apoptosis, among others.
  • NF-κB signaling pathway: Interferons can regulate immune and inflammatory responses by inhibiting key molecules in the NF-κB pathway, such as preventing IκB degradation and promoting IKK phosphorylation, thereby reducing the activity and transcriptional activity of NF-κB and decreasing the expression levels of NF-κB-regulated genes.

Research prospect of interferon

Interferon has a wide range of clinical application prospects, and can be used to treat viral infections, cancer, autoimmune diseases and other diseases. Future interferon studies will explore how to develop more effective and targeted therapies to improve therapeutic outcomes and reduce side effects. In addition, the role of interferon in immune regulation and its interaction with other immune regulatory factors will be studied.

Related products

As a type of cytokine with important physiological functions, the interferon ELISA kit products provided by CUSABIO covers almost all interferon types, and all products have high sensitivity, high precision and high stability. Below are some examples of interleukin cytokine products displayed.

Code Product Name Sensitivity Detection Range
CSB-E08181h Human interferon-inducible protein 10,IP-10 ELISA Kit 7.8 pg/mL 31.25 pg/mL-2000 pg/mL
CSB-E08183m Mouse interferon-inducible protein 10,IP-10 ELISA Kit 0.78 ng/mL 0.312 ng/ml - 20 ng/ml
CSB-E08182r Rat interferon-inducible protein 10,IP-10 ELISA Kit 195 pg/mL 781.25 pg/mL-50000 pg/mL
CSB-E09023h Human Interferon inducible T-cell Chemoattractant,I-TAC ELISA Kit 7.8 pg/mL 31.25 pg/mL-2000 pg/mL
CSB-E09024h Human monocyte interferon gamma inducing factor,MIG ELISA Kit 9.75 pg/ml 39 pg/ml-2500 pg/ml
CSB-EL009297HU Human Interferon-induced guanylate-binding protein 1(GBP1) ELISA kit 6.25 pg/mL 25 pg/mL-1600 pg/mL
CSB-EL011009HU Human Interferon alpha-inducible protein 27, mitochondrial(IFI27) ELISA kit 7 pg/mL 28 pg/mL-1800 pg/mL
CSB-EL011013HU Human Interferon-induced 35 kDa protein(IFI35) ELISA kit 6.25 pg/mL 25 pg/mL-1600 pg/mL
CSB-EL011018HU Human Interferon-induced protein with tetratricopeptide repeats 1(IFIT1) ELISA kit 3.9 pg/mL 15.6 pg/mL-1000 pg/mL
CSB-E08902Du Duck Interferon γ ,IFN-γ ELISA Kit 3.9 pg/mL 15.6 pg/mL-1000 pg/mL
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