IFN-λ2   

GtoPdb Ligand ID: 4991

Synonyms: cytokine Zcyto20 | IFN-lambda-2 | interferon lambda-2 | interferon-λ2 | interleukin-28A
Comment: IFN-λ2 is a type III IFN.
Species: Human
Immunopharmacology Comments
The type III IFNs signal through a receptor complex consisting of protein chains transcribed from the IL10R2 and IFNLR1 genes. These chemokines are important for some types of virus infections.