[Genotyping of HBV DNA in Shenzhen and clinical manifestations].

  title={[Genotyping of HBV DNA in Shenzhen and clinical manifestations].},
  author={Jian-yi Dai and Zhi-lin Shi and Yong Dai and Hong Du and De-heng Chen and Sha-yan Wang},
  journal={Zhonghua gan zang bing za zhi = Zhonghua ganzangbing zazhi = Chinese journal of hepatology},
  volume={12 4},
OBJECTIVE To detect HBV DNA and its genotypes. METHODS The 6 isoforms of HBV DNA was detected out using of different probes by Polymerase Chain Reaction and Nucleic Acid hybridization. RESULTS Of 150 HBV DNA positive patients who lived in Shenzhen, 50 samples (33%) are type B, 36 samples (24%) are type C, 13 samples (9%) are type D, 3 samples is type F, 1 sample is type A, 48 samples (31%) are mixed type. The ALT value was significantly higher in genotype B than in genotype C. HBe… CONTINUE READING