The association of variations in TLR genes and spontaneous immune control of hepatitis B virus

Katrinli Ş., Nigdelioglu A., Ozdil K., Dinler Doğanay G., Doganay L.

CLINICS AND RESEARCH IN HEPATOLOGY AND GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.42, no.2, pp.139-144, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Toll-like receptors (TLRs) are suspected to play a critical role in liver diseases and the progression of chronic hepatitis B (CHB) infection. In this study, we investigated the possible association between TLRs and hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection chronicity in Turkish population.