Identification of a novel HLA-DRB1*13 variant allele: DRB1*13:154

Tissue Antigens. 2013 Sep;82(3):210-1. doi: 10.1111/tan.12168.


A newly identified allele, named HLA-DRB1*13:154, differs from DRB1*13:13 by the single nucleotide substitution 227T-A at codon 47 in exon 2.

Keywords: DRB1*13 novel allele; DRB1*13:154; sequence-based typing; umbilical cord blood.

MeSH terms

  • Alleles*
  • Base Sequence
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Exons
  • HLA-DRB1 Chains / genetics*
  • Histocompatibility Testing
  • Humans
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide*
  • Sequence Alignment
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA
  • Tissue Donors


  • HLA-DRB1 Chains

Associated data

  • GENBANK/JX898532