Published in Cancer Weekly, April 10th, 2001
"Chronic infection with HBV is one of the major etiological factors in the development of human hepatocellular carcinoma. Transgenic mice that express the HBV X protein (HBx) have previously been shown to be more sensitive to the effects of hepatocarcinogens," explained Charles R. Madden et al. in the April 2001 edition of Journal of Virology. Madden and his colleagues work at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston,...
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