Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

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A Study on Genetic Association of Interleukin-16 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (rs1131445) With Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Iranian Patients

Abbas Behelgardi 1 , 2 , Seyed Masoud Hosseini 2 , Seyed Reza Mohebbi 3 , * , Pedram Azimzadeh 1 , Shaghayegh Derakhshani 1 , Khatoon Karimi 4 , Afsaneh Sharifian 1 and Mohammad Reza Zali 1
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1 Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Basic and Molecular Epidemiology of Gastrointestinal Disorders Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Foodborne and Waterborne Diseases Research Center, Research Institute for Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: November 01, 2015, 8 (11); e23411
  • Published Online: November 14, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 8, 2014
  • Revised: March 6, 2015
  • Accepted: August 8, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.23411

To Cite: Behelgardi A, Hosseini S M, Mohebbi S R, Azimzadeh P, Derakhshani S, et al. A Study on Genetic Association of Interleukin-16 Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (rs1131445) With Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in Iranian Patients, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2015 ; 8(11):e23411. doi: 10.5812/jjm.23411.

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