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This record was deprecated on June 24, 2021 for the following reason(s): The database is no longer available. Message on the homepage: "The dbMHC database was an open, publicly accessible platform for DNA and clinical data related to the human Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC). Data from IHWG workshops were provided as well. Data previously on the site are now available at Archive. If you have any specific questions, please feel free to contact us at"

dbMHC provides access to HLA sequences, tools to support genetic testing of HLA loci, HLA allele and haplotype frequencies of over 90 populations worldwide, as well as clinical datasets on nematopoietic stem cell transplantation, and insulin dependant diabetes mellitus (IDDM), Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA), Narcolepsy and Spondyloarthropathy. All clinical datasets housed at the dbMHC provide access to genotypic and phenotypic data on anonimyzed samples with aggregate query functions, and complete download capability.


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How to cite this record dbMHC; dbMHC; DOI:; Last edited: July 7, 2021, 9:23 a.m.; Last accessed: Jan 27 2022 9:12 a.m.

Record updated: June 25, 2021, 12:14 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.

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Barrett T., et al.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2006

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