TABLE 1.

Genotypic characterization of HBeAg-negative HBV strains isolated from 93 samples obtained from cohort A

HBV strain and relevant genotypeNo. of samples with genotype
Surface gene variants
    A31
    A/G2
    B9
    C7
    D35
    E6
    F2
    G1
Polymerase gene variants
    Wild-type34
    L180M1
    M204I14
    M204V1
    L180M + M204I3
    L180M + M204V39
    L180M + M204I + M204V1