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Host Genetic Variants in HLA Loci Influence Risk for Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Children

Jie Fan 1 , Xin Huang 1 , Juan Chen 2 , Yiling Cai 3 , Lin Xiong 4 , Lihong Mu 1 , * and Li Zhou 1 , 2 , *
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1 Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Management, Research Center for Medicine and Social Development, Innovation Center for Social Risk Governance in Health, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China
2 Key Laboratory of Molecular Biology for Infectious Diseases, Institute for Viral Hepatitis, Department of Infectious Diseases, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Chongqing Medical University, Chongqing, China
3 Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Chengdu Women and Children’s Central Hospital, Sichuan Province, China
4 Maternal and Child Health Hospital of Chongqing Yuzhong District, Chongqing, China
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  • Hepatitis Monthly: August 01, 2016, 16 (8); e37786
  • Published Online: July 24, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 14, 2016
  • Revised: June 27, 2016
  • Accepted: June 29, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/hepatmon.37786

To Cite: Fan J, Huang X, Chen J, Cai Y, Xiong L, et al. Host Genetic Variants in HLA Loci Influence Risk for Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Children, Hepat Mon. 2016 ; 16(8):e37786. doi: 10.5812/hepatmon.37786.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
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5. Discussion
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