TITLE

How does interferon inhibit HCV cell entry?

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Meleri; Owen, James S.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Gut;May2008, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p573
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the inhibition of interferon α (IFNα) in hepatitis C virus (HCV) cell entry. It explores the molecular ensemble of host cellular factors directing HCV entry. It also discusses the findings of a study which indicates the decrease of cell surface expression of scavenger receptor class B type I (SRBI) caused by IFNα.
ACCESSION #
31931724

 

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