Article first published online: 14 MAR 2013
Copyright © 2012 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 58, Issue 1, pages 31–42, July 2013
How to Cite
Meier, A., Mehrle, S., Weiss, T. S., Mier, W. and Urban, S. (2013), Myristoylated PreS1-domain of the hepatitis B virus L-protein mediates specific binding to differentiated hepatocytes. Hepatology, 58: 31–42. doi: 10.1002/hep.26181
Potential conflict of interest: Nothing to report.
This work received grants from the Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF), “Innovative Therapieverfahren,” grant number 01GU0702, the Landesstiftung Baden Württemberg and financial support from the Vision 7 GmbH.
The data presented in this study is consistent with the recent publication of Yan et al. describing sodium taurocholate cotransporting polypeptide (NTCP/SLC10A1) as a specific receptor for HBV and HDV infection. Yan H, Zhong G, Xu G, He W, Jing Z, Gao Z, et al. Sodium taurocholate cotransporting polypeptide is a functional receptor for human hepatitis B and D virus. elife 2012;1:e00049.
- Issue published online: 24 JUN 2013
- Article first published online: 14 MAR 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 5 DEC 2012 02:51AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 6 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Received: 11 JUL 2012
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