Journal article

HLA-B alleles associated with severe cutaneous reactions to antiepileptic drugs in Han Chinese

Ying-Kit Cheung, Suk-Hang Cheng, Ernest JM Chan, Su V Lo, Margaret HL Ng, Patrick Kwan

Epilepsia | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2013

Grants

Awarded by Health and Health Services Research Fund, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank all patients who participated in the study. We would like to thank the collaborating neurologists (Prof. Raymond Cheung, Drs. B.H. Fung, Patrick Li, and T.H. Tsoi) in the participating HA hospitals for supporting the study. We wish to thank the Co-ordinating Committee in Medicine of HA for endorsing the study, and Ms. Edwina Shung, Senior Statistician, and her team at HA Head Office for data extraction. The study was supported by the Health and Health Services Research Fund, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government (07080381).