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HLA Antigens

"HLA Antigens" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "HLA Antigens" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "HLA Antigens" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 581 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 39 publications in 2019
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.