One step closer to an experimental infection system for Hepatitis B Virus? --- the identification of sodium taurocholate cotransporting peptide as a viral receptor

Pei Jer Chen, T. C. Wu

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Abstract

Following the successful cloning of receptor for SARS coronavirus a few years ago, Dr. Wenhui Li and colleagues raised attention again by publishing a possible receptor for hepatitis B virus in eLife. We will briefly review the significance of this finding and the future prospects of hepatitis B research.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number2
JournalCell and Bioscience
Volume3
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 11 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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