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Porcine IFN-Alpha

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Porcine IFN-Alpha

Catalog Number: 17105

Recombinant Pig Interferon Alpha obtained from porcine leukocyte mRNA expressed in mammalian cells. Antiviral and anti-proliferative activity.


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Product Info

Bioactivity Measured using a cytopathic inhibition assay on Bovine Kidney Cells (MDBK) with Vesicular Stomatis Virus (VSV)


Formulation Supplied frozen in phosphate-buffered saline (PBS) containing 0.1% Bovine Serum Albumin (BSA)
Molecular Weight 19.1 kDa
Source cDNA obtained from porcine leukocyte mRNA expressed in mammalian cells
Purity > 95% by SDS-PAGE stained by Coomassie Blue
Endotoxin level < 1 EU/μg
Storage For retention of full activity store at -70oC or below and avoid repeated freeze/thaw cycles
Synonyms Pig IFN-α
Accession Number NM_214393.1


9 Citations


  1. Wu, J., et al., (2023), "IFITM3 restricts porcine deltacoronavirus infection by targeting its Spike protein", Veterinary Microbiology, DOI: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2023.109953 (link)

  2. Delva, J. L., et al., (2021), "Alphaherpesvirus-induced activation of plasmacytoid dendritic cells depends on teh viral glycoprotein gD and is inhibited by the non-infectious light practicles", PLoS Pathog., 17(11):e1010117, DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1010117. (link)

  3. Molina, G.N., et al.,  (2021), "Baculovirus Vectors Induce the Production of Interferons in Swine: Their Potential in teh Development of Antiviral Strategies", Vet. Sci., 8:278, DOI: 10.3390/vetsci8110278. (link)

  4. Khatun, Amina, et al. (2020). Effect of polymorphisms in porcine guanylate-binding proteins on host resistance to PRRSV infection in experimentally challenged pigs. BMC Veterinary Research, 14 pgs. PMID: 32075688. (link)

  5. Shabir, Nadeem, et al. (2018). In Vitro Immune Responses of Porcine Alveolar Macrophages Reflect Host Immune Responses Against Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Viruses. BMC Veterinary Research, 13 pgs. PMID: 30509265. (link)

  6. Li, YL, et al. (2018). Characterization of the attachment and infection by Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus 1 isolates in bone marrow-derived dendritic cells. Veterinary Microbiology. PMID: 30173745. (link)

  7. Franzoni, Giulia, et al. (2018). Interaction of Porcine Monocyte-Derived Dendritic Cells with African Swine Fever Virsues of Diverse Virulence. Veterinary Microbiology, 8 pgs. PMID: 29519515. (link)

  8. Sang, Yongming, et al. (2014). Genome-Wide Analysis of Antiviral Signature Genes in Porcine Macrophages at Different Activation Statuses. PLOS One, 12 pgs. PMID: 24505295. (link)

  9. Miller, Laura, et al. (2010). Cytokine Protein Expression Levels in Tracheobronchial Lymph Node Homogenates of Pigs Infected with Pseudorabies Virus. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology, 7 pgs. PMID: 20219878. (link)


Certificate of Analysis (CoA) and Safety Data Sheet (SDS)
17105-1 CoA

17105-1 Certificate of Analysis (CoA)

17105 SDS

17105 Safety Data Sheet