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in•ter•fer•on



Pronunciation: (in"tur-fēr'on), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/interferon.html on line 73 [key]
n.
1. Biochem.any of various proteins, produced by virus-infected cells, that inhibit reproduction of the invading virus and induce resistance to further infection.
2. Pharm.Also called alpha-interferon. an interferon produced by genetically engineered bacteria and harvested for use against hairy cell leukemia.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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