VITAMIN D RECEPTOR TAQI POLYMORPHISM IS ASSOCIATED WITH HIGHER IMMUNE RESPONSE TO HEPATITIS B VACCINATION IN TURKISH DIALYSIS PATIENTS


HÜZMELİ C. , CANDAN F. , BAĞCI G., BAĞCI B. , AKKAYA L., Seker A., ...More

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.34, no.3, pp.791-796, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.19193/0393-6384_2018_3_121
  • Title of Journal : ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Page Numbers: pp.791-796

Abstract

Introduction: We aimed to investigate the possible role of vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene TaqI, ApaI and FokI polymorphisms in immune response to Hepatitis B virus (HBV) vaccination in dialysis patients.