Detection of cagA and vacA genotypes of Helicobacter pylori isolates from a university hospital in Ankara region, Turkey


Erdogdu C. , SARIBAŞ Z. , Yilmaz Y. A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.44, sa.1, ss.126-132, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1209-72
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.126-132

Özet

Aim: The cagA and vacA profiles and their association with clinical findings show a distinct geographical distribution. In the present study, we aimed to determine the cagA status and vacA allelic subtypes in strains isolated from a university hospital in Ankara and to evaluate their associations with histopathological and endoscopic findings.