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HLA A antigen

Introduction: HLA A antigen

Description of HLA A antigen

HLA A antigen: Polymorphic class I human histocompatibility (HLA) surface antigens present on almost all nucleated cells. At least 20 antigens have been identified which are encoded by the A locus of multiple alleles on chromosome 6. They serve as targets for T-cell cytolytic responses and are involved with acceptance or rejection of tissue/organ grafts.
Source: MeSH 2007

HLA A antigen: Related Topics

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  • Antigens, HLA-A

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Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of HLA A antigen

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