Chemokine and chemokine receptor gene polymorphism in Tunisian hemodialysis patients with HCV infection.

@article{Rouhou2011ChemokineAC,
  title={Chemokine and chemokine receptor gene polymorphism in Tunisian hemodialysis patients with HCV infection.},
  author={Leila Ksiaa Cheikh Rouhou and Yousr Lakhoua Gorgi and Hajer Aounallah Skhiri and Houda Aouadi and Salwa Jendoubi Ayed and Imen Sfar and Khaled Ayed and Taieb Ben Abdallah},
  journal={Arab journal of nephrology and transplantation},
  year={2011},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={117-24}
}
INTRODUCTION Our aim was to investigate the possibility of a significant relationship between chemokines and chemokine receptor genes polymorphisms and the spontaneous clearance or the persistence of HCV infection. METHODS A total of 96 hemodialysis (HD) patients infected with HCV were classified into two groups: G1 included 73 patients with persistently… CONTINUE READING