IFN-β1b (recombinant human)

Ligand id: 8340

Name: IFN-β1b (recombinant human)

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Summary of Clinical Use
Like IFN-β1a (recombinant human), IFN-β1b is used to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis [1-2].
Mechanism Of Action and Pharmacodynamic Effects
IFN-β1b activates Type I interferon receptors and induces expression of genes involved in antiviral, immunomodulatory and antiproliferative effects. The mechanism of action underlying the therapeutic benefit of IFN-β1b therapy remains unclear.