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International Journal of World Medicine, 2023, 4(3); doi: 10.38007/IJWM.2023.040308.

Study on Polymorphism of IFNG and Its Receptor Gene and Susceptibility to Tuberculosis


Wen Yao, Wenli Zhang, Qingwen Wei

Corresponding Author:
Qingwen Wei

The Second Ward, Pulmonology Hospital of Lanzhou, Lanzhou 730000, Gansu, China


Tuberculosis is a chronic infectious disease caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection and is a major global public health event at present, most studies focus on the susceptibility to tuberculosis from the aspects of population host susceptibility gene IFNG and its receptor gene polymorphisms plays an important role in the infectivity of tuberculosis. In this paper, the known IFNG and its receptor gene loci and gene mutation defects are described to provide new ideas for exploring the treatment of tuberculosis in the future.


Tuberculosis, IFNA, IFNGR1, IFNGR2, Gene Polymorphism

Cite This Paper

Wen Yao, Wenli Zhang, Qingwen Wei. Study on Polymorphism of IFNG and Its Receptor Gene and Susceptibility to Tuberculosis. International Journal of World Medicine (2023), Vol. 4, Issue 3: 63-70. https://doi.org/10.38007/IJWM.2023.040308.


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