A novel HLA-B*40 allele, HLA-B*40:74, detected in a Chinese individual

Authors


Xian-Zhi Liu
HLA Laboratory
Liaoning Blood Center
13 Beihai Street
Dadong District
Shenyang
Liaoning 110044
P. R. China
Tel: 86 24 88334530
Fax: 86 24 88331392
e-mail: ljp_63@yahoo.com

Abstract

The HLA-B*40:74 allele has two nucleotide changes at positions 103 and 106 of exon 2 from the closest matching allele HLA-B*40:01:01.

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