Medicon Microbiology (ISSN: 3008-248X)

Letter to Editor

Volume 1 Issue 3

What is the Clinical Relevance between tnpA and tnpB and H. pylori-related severe Gastrointestinal Diseases? A Statistical Analysis on Available Reports

Masoud Keikha1, 2*

Published: March 30, 2022

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Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a mysterious spiral bacterium that is colonized as gastric-flora in 50% of the world’s population [1]. Introduction of this bacterium in 1982 by Barry Marshall and Robin Warren was one of the most revolutionary discoveries in the field of gastroenterology; Todays, H. pylori is considered as the causative agent for chronic gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, and gastric adenocarcinoma as well as extra-gastrointestinal diseases [2-3].