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Volume 3, Number 1—March 1997

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Infectious Diseases and Immunity: Special Reference to Major Histocompatibility Complex

Neeloo Singh*Comments to Author , S. Agrawal†, and A.K. Rastogi*
Author affiliations: *Department of Biochemistry, Central Drug Research Institute, Lucknow, India; †Department of Medical Genetics, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

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Table 2

Association between human leukocyte antigen (HLA) and some infectious diseases

Disease HLA Association
Bacterial
Ankylosing spondylitis B27
Reiter disease B27
Acute anterior uveitis B7
Mycobacterial
Tuberculosis and leprosy DR2
(multibacillary forms) (DRB1*1501, 1502)
lepromatous leprosy DR2 and DQ1
paucibacillary tuberculoid DR3
Viral
Dengue fever virus DR15
Human immunodeficiency DR13
virus 1 (DRB1*1301, 1302, 1303)
DR2
(DRB1*1501)
DRB1*03011
Hepatitis B virus DR13
Hepatitis C virus A2
DR5
Epstein-Barr virus B35.01
A11
B7
Parasitic
Malaria B53
Scabies A11
Diffuse cutaneous A11, B5, B7
leishmaniasis
Localized cutaneous A28, Bw22, DQw8
leishmaniasis Bw22, DR11, Qw7
Bw22, Dqw3
Schistosomiasis B5, DR3
Visceral leishmaniasis A26

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