Hepatitis B Virus Surface Antibody

Known as: anti hb, antibodies b hepatitis surface, anti-HBs 
An antibody produced by B lymphocytes to the hepatitis B surface antigen as part of the immune response to hepatitis B viral infection.
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1974-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
We read with interest the article titled ‘‘Emergence of hepatitis B virus S gene mutants in patients experiencing HBsAg… (More)
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2010
2010
UNLABELLED Genotype D occult hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections (OBIs) have a high frequency of amino acid substitutions in the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The duration of protection in children and adults (including health care workers) resulting from the hepatitis B… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The duration of protection afforded by hepatitis B vaccination is unknown. OBJECTIVE To determine antibody… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Universal anti-hepatitis-B vaccination of infants and adolescents was implemented in Italy in 1991. We undertook a… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND There is little information about the effect of infliximab on the clinical course of liver disease in Crohn's disease… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Vertical transmission of hepatitis B virus (HBV) can occur occasionally despite vaccination of the child. This vaccination… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Several recent reports have shown that hepatitis B virus (HBV) could be frequently transmitted to the recipients from donors who… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To assess risk factors for decreased immunogenicity among adults vaccinated with hepatitis B vaccine and to determine… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
We tested the hypothesis that donor blood containing antibody to hepatitis B core antigen (anti-HBc) but lacking detectable… (More)
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