Hepatitis B virus, the vaccine, and the control of primary cancer of the liver.

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This paper describes a project in basic research, which initially was designed to understand the role of human genetic polymorphisms in relation to inherited susceptibility to disease. At the onset, there was no obvious practical application of this project. However, building on a large body of research on hepatitis over the preceding decades, these studies… (More)

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@article{Blumberg1997HepatitisBV, title={Hepatitis B virus, the vaccine, and the control of primary cancer of the liver.}, author={Baruch S. Blumberg}, journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America}, year={1997}, volume={94 14}, pages={7121-5} }