Hepatitis B virus specific transcripts in peripheral blood mononuclear cells
We report on the analysis of HBV transcription in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of chronically infected patients by polymerase chain reaction amplification. Our results suggest that in these cells gene expression occurs either as pregenomic or subgenomic transcripts.
KeywordsPeripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell Strand Primer Viremic Patient Guanidine Isothiocyanate Method Total Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cell
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