Study of Rare & Novel HLA Alleles by NGS HLA
January 5, 2016 4:34 am
Anthropological NGS studies to confirm and further characterize HLA alleles identified by non- NGS typing methods as novel or rare/very rare (Non-CWD based on Mack et al 2013). Samples from subjects carrying alleles of interest and when available, samples from family quartets consisting of two parents and at least two non-HLA identical children or family trios consisting of one parent and at least two non-HLA identical children are required.
Project leader: Medhat Askar (Medhat.Askar@BSWHealth.org)
Derek Middleton, PhD (Derek.Middleton@rlbuht.nhs.uk)