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Table 6 Major findings in this study compared to previous data

From: Human leukocyte antigen class I and class II alleles are associated with susceptibility and resistance in borderline leprosy patients from Southeast Brazil

HLA association B BB BT BL Reaction Associated phenotype Population Reference
A*33 - - Susc - - Susc (L. per se) Korea 22
B*15 - - - - Susc - - -
B*58 - Susc - - - - - -
B*40 - - Prot - - - - -
B*49 Prot Prot Prot - - Prot (L. per se) Turkey 35
B*53 - - Susc Susc - - - -
C*05 Prot Prot Prot - - Prot (L. per se) Brazil 37
C*12 - Susc - - - Susc (L. per se) Brazil 11
C*16 - - Susc - - Prot (L. per se) Brazil 11
DRB1*03 - - Susc Prot - TT Different populations 16,34
DRB1*07 Prot - - Prot - Prot (MB) India 18
DQB1*02 - - - Prot - Prot (MB) India and Argentina 18,38
DQB1*04 - - - - Susc - - -
  1. B: borderline, BB: mid-borderline, BT: borderline tuberculoid, BL: borderline lepromatous, TT: tuberculoid leprosy; Susc: associated with susceptibility; Prot: protective association; L. per se: leprosy per se, MB: multibacillary leprosy, PB: paucibacillary leprosy; (−): no description in the literature.