Published in Hospital Law Weekly, March 16th, 2006
Study 1: In a recent report published in the Journal of Clinical Microbiology, researchers in Taiwan clarified the clinical significance of hepatitis B virus (HBV) genotypes and precore and core promoter mutations affecting HBV e antigen (HbeAg) expression.
"To assess the prevalence and clinical significance of HBV genotypes and precore and core promoter mutations in Taiwan, a cohort of 200 Taiwanese chronic hepatitis B patients was analyzed. The HBV genotypes and sequences of the precore and the core promoter regions were determined in 66 asymptomatic carriers and...
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