Principal Investigator:Minuk, Gerald Y Licenced Year(s):
The objectives of the present proposal are threefold:
1) To increase the awareness and confidence of Northern health care providers when managing patients with chronic HBV infections;
2) To compare HBV mutations from infected Northern Canadians with benign outcomes to those from Alaska ( and perhaps Greenland) who have gone on to develop cirrhosis or HCC; and
3) To identify individuals with H...