TABLE 3.

Host risk factors for GBS and related diseases

Host geneDiseaseReference
HLA class I
    A33AIDP30
    B15AMAN30
    B35AMAN30
    B54GBS/MFSa42
    Cw1GBS/MFS42
HLA class II
    DRGBS34
    DR15AIDP30
    DRB1*1301AIDP54
    DRB1*1301-03AMAN54
    DRB1*0803GBS50
    DRB2*1312AMAN54
    DQ5AIDP30
    DQB1GBS50
    DQB1*3GBS/MFS65
Cluster of differentiation
    CD1AGBS15
    CD1EGBS15
Apoptosis
    TNF-2αGBS (in Japan)51
    A(-670)GSNPGBS22
T-cell receptor
    VβGBS/MFS43
    VδGBS/MFS43
Fc receptor
    γRIIIGBS84
    γRIII-H131GBS83
  • a MFS, Miller-Fisher syndrome.