PMID: 42377Jan 1, 1979

Production, purification and characterization of rat interferon

Archives of Virology
L S Lin, S L Abreu


Priming with heterologous mouse interferon, increased production of an antiviral substance induced in rat diploid fibroblasts by Newcastle disease virus. This substance was characterized as an acid stable interferon. This rat interferon exhibited marked cross-species antiviral activity when tested in mouse L929B cells, guinea pig embryo fibroblasts, human fibroblasts and bovine cells but was not active on chick embryo cells.


Nov 1, 1977·The Journal of General Virology·W E StewartM Wiranowska-Stewart
Oct 1, 1978·Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America·W E StewartM Wiranowska-Stewart
Sep 1, 1974·Virology·W E Stewart
Jun 17, 1961·British Medical Journal·R D Andrews

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