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When HFE gene mutation doesn't make sense

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Iron accumulation and progress of liver disease in chronic hepatitis C infection are not due to HFE mutation, say Thorburn et al from a study of Scottish patients. Chronic infection results in iron build up in serum and the liver, with liver fibrosis. Iron overload in the liver and fibrosis …

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