Mechanisms of Antiviral Actions of Interferons

  • William E. StewartII


In this Section, I shall describe the antiviral actions of interferons at the cellular and molecular level. I have chosen to separate in vivo antiviral activities to be described in the Section after discussion of each of the non-antiviral mechanisms, as it seems likely that the involvement of interferon in natural recovery processes from viral infections represents a composite of each of the antiviral and non-antiviral actions (Stewart II, 1973).


Antiviral Action Virus Resistance Vesicular Stomatitis Virus Translation Inhibition Japanese Encephalitis 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • William E. StewartII
    • 1
  1. 1.Interferon LaboratoriesSloan-Kettering Institute for Cancer ResarchNew YorkUSA

Personalised recommendations