[Possible association between HLA-HRB1 and DQB1 genes frequency and susceptibility or resistance to Helicobacter pylori infection in Kunming Yi ethnic group children].

@article{Huang2005PossibleAB,
  title={[Possible association between HLA-HRB1 and DQB1 genes frequency and susceptibility or resistance to Helicobacter pylori infection in Kunming Yi ethnic group children].},
  author={Yong-kun Huang and Ge-sheng Wen and Hai-lin Li and Ping Hao and Qin Qi and Li-fang Zhou},
  journal={Zhonghua er ke za zhi = Chinese journal of pediatrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={
          137-40
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To study if there is any association between frequency of HLA-DRB1 and DQB1 genes and susceptibility or resistance to Helicobacter pylori (Hp) infection among children of Yi ethnic group in Kunming for understanding the immunogenetic features of the digestive diseases associated with Hp infection. METHODS Peripherial blood samples were collected from 156 children of Yi ethnic group in a primary school in Kunming city by cluster sampling and the blood Hp-IgG tests (ELISA) were… CONTINUE READING