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Table 1 Clinical and virological information for the 95 patients with chronic HBV infection

From: High serum levels of pregenomic RNA reflect frequently failing reverse transcription in hepatitis B virus particles

  HBeAg+ (n = 32) HBeAg– (n = 63)
Age (years, median, IQR) 27 (24–31) 34 (30–43)
Sex (M/F) 22/10 37/26
Genotypes (A/B/C/D) 4/7/9/12 13/9/3/38
HBV DNA (log copies/mL, median, IQR) 8.63 (7.73–9.42) 4.60 (3.94–5.79)
HBsAg (log IU/mL, median, IQR) 4.72 (4.14–5.24) 3.70 (3.14–4.05)
ALT/ULN (mean, SE) 1.47 (0.93–2.89) 0.84 (0.60–1.51)
  1. IQR interquartile range, SE standard error