Published in Hepatitis Weekly, October 7th, 1996
"The results of our in vitro study resolve the discrepancy of previous clinical observations and indicate that this double mutation suppresses but does not abolish the e antigen phenotype," Victor E. Buckwold and colleagues wrote ("Effects of a Naturally Occurring Mutation in the HBV Viral Core Promoter on Precore Gene Expression and Viral Replication," Journal of Virology, September 1996;70(9):5845-5851).
HBV is a small DNA virus...
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