Association of TNF-alpha-308 polymorphism with the outcome of hepatitis B virus infection in Turkey


Basturk B., Karasu Z. , KILIÇ M. , ULUKAYA S. , Boyacioglu S., Oral B.

INFECTION GENETICS AND EVOLUTION, cilt.8, ss.20-25, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.meegid.2007.09.001
  • Dergi Adı: INFECTION GENETICS AND EVOLUTION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.20-25

Özet

Background and aim: Cytokines play important roles in the regulation of immune response. The aim of the study was to investigate the association of the cytokine gene polymorphisms with persistence of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection and the development of end-stage liver disease (ESLD) due to HBV infection.