HLA DQB1*0602 positive

HLA DQB1*0602 positive

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The HLA, or human leukocyte antigen, system is the location of genes that encode for proteins on the surface of white blood cells that are responsible for regulating our immune systems, our ability to fight infection. Most people with Type 1 narcolepsy carry the HLA-DQB1*0602 gene.

Synonyms:
HLA,HLA-DQB1*0602,HLA-DQB1*0602 gene,human leukocyte antigen
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