For students who received the hepatitis B vaccine and the hepatitis B vaccine immune globulin as infants, 15 percent tested positive for a hepatitis B antigen
known as HBeAg.
Vertical transmission of hepatitis B antigen
Mario Rizzetto and his associates in Italy discovered a new antigen that they named "delta," which was slightly different than the hepatitis B antigen
. Through tireless research and experiments, Dr.
4) tested five brands of latex condoms and one sheep intestinal membrane condom for permeability to radiolabelled Hepatitis B antigen
(50% of the size of the Hepatitis B virus).
In these patients, who had been infected for a shorter time than the others in the treated group, the remaining evidence of infection--the hepatitis B antigen