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Replication of a molecularly cloned HBeAg negative hepatitis B virus variant in transfected HepG2 cells

  • S. Tong
  • C. Diot
  • P. Gripon
  • J. Li
  • L. Vitvitski
  • C. Trépo
  • C. Gugen-Guillouzo
Conference paper
Part of the Archives of Virology book series (ARCHIVES SUPPL, volume 4)

Summary

Transient expression in a hepatoma cell line of an HBV variant with a defective pre-C region suggested its ability to undergo full replication cycles except for the lack of HBeAg synthesis.

Keywords

Duck Hepatitis Transfected HepG2 Cell Research Training Fellowship DANE CORE Full Replication Cycle 
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© Springer-Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Tong
    • 1
  • C. Diot
    • 2
  • P. Gripon
    • 2
  • J. Li
    • 1
  • L. Vitvitski
    • 1
  • C. Trépo
    • 1
  • C. Gugen-Guillouzo
    • 2
  1. 1.Unite Recherche sur les Hepatites Inserm 271Lyon Cedex 03France
  2. 2.Inserm Unité de Recherches HépatologiquesU49. Hôpital de PontchaillouRennesFrance

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