Human Leukocyte Antigen Alleles and Haplotypes Associated with Chronicity of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Koreans (Clinical Report)

Human Leukocyte Antigen Alleles and Haplotypes Associated with Chronicity of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Koreans (Clinical Report)

* Context.–Chronic hepatitis B infection is the leading cause of cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Human leukocyte antigen may be involved in the chronicity of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Objective.–To analyze the association between HBV chronicity and human leukocyte antigen alleles and haplotypes of 636 organ donors and recipients.

Human Leukocyte Antigen Alleles and Haplotypes Associated with Chronicity of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Koreans (Clinical Report)

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