Humoral immune response in Hepatitis B virus infections

  • Dr. Sc. R. Vranckx
  • Published 1983 in Infection


Various groups were examined for all types of antigens and antibodies associated withHepatitis B virus (HBV). All combinations of humoral immunological response occurred in the HBsAg-positive and HBsAg-negative groups. Reduced IgA and IgM titers were found in HBsAg carriers. There is a possible correlation between these lowered titers and the immuno… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01641076