Last Posted: Dec 28, 2016
- Polymorphisms in IRG1 gene associated with immune responses to hepatitis B vaccination in a Chinese Han population and function to restrain the HBV life cycle.
Liu Xing, et al. Journal of medical virology 2016 12
- Apolipoprotein E and protection against hepatitis E viral infection in American non-Hispanic blacks
L Zhang et al. Hepatology, November 2015
- Genetic polymorphisms of CXCR5 and CXCL13 are associated with non-responsiveness to the hepatitis B vaccine.
Duan Zhaojun, et al. Vaccine 2014 9 (41) 5316-22
- PNPLA3 genetic variants determine hepatic steatosis in non-obese chronic hepatitis C patients.
Huang Chung-Feng, et al. Scientific reports 2015 0 11901
- A genome-wide association study identifies polymorphisms in the HLA-DR region associated with non-response to hepatitis B vaccination in Chinese Han populations.
Pan Liping, et al. Human molecular genetics 2014 4 (8) 2210-9
- Association between microRNA polymorphisms and humoral immunity to hepatitis B vaccine.
Xiong Yongzhen, et al. Human vaccines & immunotherapeutics 2013 8 (8) 1673-8
- Non-A-E hepatitis
From NCATS Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center
- Association of fulminant non-A non-B hepatitis with homozygosity for HLA A1-B8-DR3.
Gow Paul, et al. Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology 2005 4 (4) 555-61
- HFE haemochromatosis gene mutations in liver transplant patients.
Halme L, et al. Scandinavian journal of gastroenterology 2001 8 (8) 881-5
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