A new HLA-A*30 variant, A*3018, identified by sequence-based typing in the Chinese population

Shenzhen Institute of Transfusion Medicine, Shenzhen Blood Center, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.
Tissue Antigens (Impact Factor: 2.14). 03/2007; 69(3):281-2. DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0039.2006.00785.x
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We report the identification of the novel allele HLA-A*3018 that was found during routine high resolution sequence-based typing of a Chinese bone marrow donor. The A*3018 allele has three nucleotides that differ from A*300101 at codon 17 (AGT-->CGC) and codon 18 (GGA-->GGG) in exon 2.

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