NK Cells: A Double-Edged Sword in Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection

Abstract

There is natural enrichment of NK cells in the human liver and this intrahepatic predominance underscores their potential importance in the control of infections with hepatotropic viruses such as hepatitis B virus (HBV). The contribution of innate components during chronic HBV infection has been a relatively under-investigated area. However, recent data… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2013.00057

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