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HLA Antigens

Antigens determined by leukocyte loci found on chromosome 6, the major histocompatibility loci in humans. They are polypeptides or glycoproteins found on most nucleated cells and platelets, determine tissue types for transplantation, and are associated with certain diseases.

Year introduced: 1982

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Tree Number(s): D23.050.301.500.450, D23.050.705.552.450

MeSH Unique ID: D006680

Entry Terms:

  • Antigens, HLA
  • Human Leukocyte Antigens
  • Antigens, Human Leukocyte
  • Leukocyte Antigens, Human
  • HL-A Antigens
  • Antigens, HL-A
  • HL A Antigens
  • Human Leukocyte Antigen
  • Antigen, Human Leukocyte
  • Leukocyte Antigen, Human
  • Leukocyte Antigens
  • Antigens, Leukocyte

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