Translation of interferon in Spanish:

interferon

interferón, n.

Pronunciation /ˌɪntəˈfɪərɒn//ˌɪn(t)ərˈfɪrˌɑn/

noun

  • 1

    interferón masculine
    • One example of an antiviral compound is interferon which is a chemical produced by the body in response to viral infection.
    • It helps the body produce more interferon to defend itself from viruses and other harmful matter.
    • Your body naturally produces interferon as a response to viral infections.
    • Other forms of immunotherapy, such as interferon, are being tested in clinical trials.
    • If this fails, interferons block the virus from forming particles which can be released and infect other neurons.