Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

HLA and Associated Important Diseases

This year marks the 60th anniversary of HLA discovery by the French Nobel laureate physician Jean Dausset, as well as the 55th anniversary of the identification and naming of the first HLA. Under such circumstances, both basic HLA research and its clinical applications need a new book that comprehensively reflects the latest achievements in the field. Thus, Professor Xi as Editor has contributed to organize international experts in the areas of HLA-related basic research and clinical applications, to unite their knowledge in chapters covering various related topics, and finally to finish the book "HLA and Associated Important Diseases". The book consists of three sections which mainly include basic theoretical and technological developments, several important HLA-associated autoimmune diseases and HLA-associated infectious diseases.

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HLA and Associated Important DiseasesEdited by Yongzhi Xi

Published: March 19th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57022

ISBN: 978-953-51-1230-3

Copyright year: 2014

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17535 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

11 Dimensions Citations

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1. Statistic and Analytical Strategies for HLA Data

By Fang Yuan and Yongzhi Xi

1464

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2. HLA Class I Polymorphism and Tapasin Dependency

By Soumya Badrinath, Trevor Huyton, Rainer Blasczyk and Christina Bade-Doeding

841

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3. HLA-E, HLA-F and HLA-G — The Non-Classical Side of the MHC Cluster

By Iris Foroni, Ana Rita Couto, Bruno Filipe Bettencourt, Margarida Santos, Manuela Lima and Jácome Bruges-Armas

1596

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4. Human Leucocyte Antigen Matching Strategy

By Yuying Sun and Yongzhi Xi

1653

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5. In Phase HLA Genotyping by Next Generation Sequencing — A Comparison Between Two Massively Parallel Sequencing Bench-Top Systems, the Roche GS Junior and Ion Torrent PGM

By Jerzy K. Kulski, Shingo Suzuki, Yuki Ozaki, Shigeki Mitsunaga, Hidetoshi Inoko and Takashi Shiina

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6. The Relationship Between Human Leukocyte Antigen Class II Genes and Type 1 Diabetes, Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases, and Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndrome Type 3

By Masahito Katahira

787

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7. Functional Implications of MHC Associations in Autoimmune Diseases with Special Reference to Type1 Diabetes, Vitiligo and Hypoparathyroidism

By Rajni Rani and Archana Singh

1246

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8. HLA in Gastrointestinal Inflammatory Disorders

By M.I. Torres, T. Palomeque and P. Lorite

958

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9. Association Between HLA Gene Polymorphism and Antiepileptic Drugs-Induced Cutaneous Adverse Reactions

By Yuying Sun and Yongzhi Xi

1313

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10. HLA and Infectious Diseases

By Daniela Maira Cardozo, Amanda Vansan Marangon, Ana Maria Sell, Jeane Eliete Laguila Visentainer and Carmino Antonio de Souza

1315

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11. Association Between HLA Gene Polymorphism And The Genetic Susceptibility Of HIV Infection

By Fang Yuan and Yongzhi Xi

1155

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12. Association Between HLA Gene Polymorphism and the Genetic Susceptibility of SARS Infection

By Yuying Sun and Yongzhi Xi

1135

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13. Influence of Human Leukocyte Antigen on Susceptibility of Tropical Pulmonary Infectious Diseases and Clinical Implications

By Attapon Cheepsattayakorn

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