Association between HLA class I antigens and response to interferon therapy in children with chronic HBV hepatitis
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Archives of Virology
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In this preliminary study, children with chronic HBV hepatitis, as was also previously shown for adults, respond to interferon therapy in an HLA class I antigen dependent manner. If this can be confirmed on a large scale, HLA typing may serve as a useful indication of interferon-therapy responders.
KeywordsChronic Hepatitis Interferon Therapy Chronic Active Liver Disease Delta Infection Pediatric Patient Group
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