Different molecular events result in low protein levels of mannan-binding lectin in populations from South-East Africa and South America.
Madsen H.O.; Satz M.L.; Hogh B.; Svejgaard A.; Garred P.;
J. Immunol. 161:3169-3175(1998)
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [GENOMIC DNA]; VARIANTS CYS-52; ASP-54 AND GLU-57;
Genotyping of the three major allelic variants of the human mannose-binding lectin gene by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis.
Gabolde M.; Muralitharan S.; Besmond C.;
Hum. Mutat. 14:80-83(1999)
Cited for: VARIANTS CYS-52; ASP-54 AND GLU-57;
Mannose binding lectin genotypes influence recovery from hepatitis B virus infection.
Thio C.L.; Mosbruger T.; Astemborski J.; Greer S.; Kirk G.D.; O'Brien S.J.; Thomas D.L.;
J. Virol. 79:9192-9196(2005)
Cited for: INVOLVEMENT IN SUSCEPTIBILITY TO HBV INFECTION; VARIANTS CYS-52; ASP-54 AND GLU-57;
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