HLA-A, -B,-DRB1 Allele and Haplotype Frequencies and Comparison With Blood Group Antigens in Dialysis Patients in the East Anatolia Region of Turkey

Kayhan B. , Kurtoglu E. L. , Taşkapan H. , Pişkin T. , Şahin İ. , Otlu G., ...More

TRANSPLANTATION PROCEEDINGS, vol.45, pp.2123-2128, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.transproceed.2013.03.034
  • Page Numbers: pp.2123-2128


Aim. The first aim of that study was to investigate HLA class I and class II allele and haplotype frequencies in renal dialysis patients who live in East Anatolia in Turkey. Our second aim was to investigate whether there was a relationship between ABO and D blood group antigens and HLA alleles and haplotypes for the study group.