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- Sallas, Mayara Luciana; dos Santos, Mônica Pezenatto; Orcini, Wilson Aparecido; David, Érica Boarato; Peruquetti, Rita Luiza; Payão, Spencer Luiz Marques; Rasmussen, Lucas Trevizani
- Archives of microbiology 2019 v.201 no.1 pp. 93-97
- biopsy; functional status; gastritis; genes; microsatellite repeats; patients; polymerase chain reaction; provenance; stomach neoplasms; virulence
- ... Virulence factors of H. pylori, such as outer inflammatory protein A (oipA), are closely involved in the development of gastric diseases such as chronic gastritis and gastric cancer. The functional status of oipA is regulated by a repair mechanism based on CT dinucleotide repeats that influence the reading frame, thus granting the gene a functional or nonfunctional status; in other words, the func ...