DETERMINATION OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS GENOTYPE IN TURKEY BY PYROSEQUENCING TECHNOLOGY AND ITS ASSOCIATED WITH VIRAL LOAD AND SGOT, SGPT LEVELS


Rota S., FİDAN I., Lale Z., Kirisci O., Dede A., Cekic I.

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.29, no.3, pp.397-402, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Journal Name: ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.397-402
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aims: Detection of HCV genotype is important to determine the clinical course and optimize antiviral treatment. The aim of this study is to determine the HCV genotype using pyrosequencing technology and their association with viral load and the levels of SCOT and SGPT.