13:00-14:30Hepatitis B: Clinical, Epidemiology and Molecular StudiesModerator:
Ashraf Mohamadkhani

Shervin Shokouhi
Iradj Maleki
13:00-13:10O9 Construction of a Hepatitis B Virus Neutralizing Chimeric Monoclonal Antibody Recognizing Escape Mutants of the Viral Surface Antigen (HBsAg)Forough Golsaz-Shirazi
13:10-13:20O43 Association of MicroRNA-146A and MicroRNA-196A2 Genetic Variants with Concequence of Hepatitis B Virus InfectionBehnaz Riazalhosseini
13:20-13:30O47 Hepatitis B Virus X Gene Deletions and Insertions in Gorgan City Patients: Chronic Hepatitis-B versus CirrhosisFarzanhe Salarnia
13:30-13:40O77 Investigation of the HBsAg Mutation Patterns Correlation with Disease Progression in Asymptomatic Carriers and Hepatocellular Carcinoma/Cirrhotic HBV Infected PatientsNeda Sanaei
13:40-13:50O131 An Investigation of Occult Hepatitis B Infection Among Anti-HBc Only Positive Patients in the Southern Khorasan Province: An Iranian Community Based StudyDavod Javanmard
13:50-14:00O155 Hepatitis B Infection in Iranian Institutionalized Mentally Retarded PatientsMaryam Vaezjalali
14:00-14:10O201 Characterization of OBI Prevalence among Vaccinated Children from Alborz General Population, Iran; Vertical OBI, Myth or TruthAzam Ghaziasadi