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The Role of Polymorphisms Near the IL28B Gene on Response to Peg-Interferon and Ribavirin in Thalassemic Patients With Hepatitis C

Bita Behnava 1 , 2 , 3 , Heidar Sharafi 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , Maryam Keshvari 1 , 5 , Ali Pouryasin 1 , 4 , 6 , Leila Mehrnoush 1 , 3 , Shima Salimi 1 , 3 , Pegah Karimi Elizee 1 , 3 , Mehran Ghazimoghaddam 4 and Seyed Moayed Alavian 1 , 2 , 3 , *
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1 Iran Hepatitis Network, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Baqiyatallah Research Center for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Middle East Liver Diseases (MELD) Center, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Armin Pathobiology Laboratory, Tehran, IR Iran
5 Blood Transfusion Research Center, High Institute for Research and Education in Transfusion Medicine, Tehran, IR Iran
6 Department of Biology, Arsanjan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Arsanjan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Hepatitis Monthly: January 2016, 16 (1); e32703
  • Published Online: January 23, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: August 25, 2015
  • Revised: December 5, 2015
  • Accepted: December 5, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.32703

To Cite: Behnava B, Sharafi H, Keshvari M, Pouryasin A, Mehrnoush L, et al. The Role of Polymorphisms Near the IL28B Gene on Response to Peg-Interferon and Ribavirin in Thalassemic Patients With Hepatitis C, Hepat Mon. 2016 ;16(1):e32703. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.32703.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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