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In other people with severe disease, however, the body’s own immune responses disable interferons, a second study published online in Science the same day finds.Defects in early immune responses underlie some severe COVID-19 cases|Erin Garcia de Jesus|September 25, 2020|Science News
On the other hand, patients who produce antibodies against interferon shouldn’t donate blood products for treating other patients.Covid-19 scientists flag key immune function as a turning point in life threatening cases|kdunn6|September 25, 2020|Fortune
Rhinovirus infections turned up activity of genes involved in the interferon response, preventing flu viruses from replicating in rhinovirus-infected cells, the researchers found.What will happen when COVID-19 and the flu collide this fall?|Tina Hesman Saey|September 18, 2020|Science News
You’ve noted that interferons, molecules that help control the immune system, could make up other potential treatments.
The findings suggest that bolstering the body’s first line of defense against the virus using drugs known as interferons may help prevent severe illness.Rogue immune system reactions hint at an early treatment for COVID-19|Tina Hesman Saey|August 6, 2020|Science News
Or the time he smuggled the interferon through customs in a smoking briefcase full of dry ice.The True Story Behind Dallas Buyers Club: Meet the Real Ron Woodruff|Andrew Romano|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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A protein produced by cells after they have been exposed to a virus. Interferon prevents the virus from reproducing within the infected cells and can also induce resistance to the virus in other cells.