Hepatitis B e antigen levels and response to peginterferon: Influence of precore and basal core promoter mutants

Sonneveld M. J. , Rijckborst V., Zwang L., Zeuzem S., Heathcote E. J. , Simon K., ...More

ANTIVIRAL RESEARCH, vol.97, no.3, pp.312-317, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 97 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2012.12.023
  • Title of Journal : ANTIVIRAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.312-317


Hepatitis B e antigen (HBeAg) levels may predict response to peginterferon (PEG-IFN) but are also influenced by presence of precore (PC) and core promoter (BCP) mutants.