as a cause of hepatocellular carcinoma HCC ?
A. A specific HBV protein is present in all of the cells
of a majority of HCCs.
B. The HBV genome contains a specific oncogene
related sequence that is found in all cells of a
majority of HCCs.
C. Chromosomally integrated, complete HBV genomes
are found in all cells of a majority of HCCs.
D. All HCCs occurring in HBV-infected individuals
contain a unique chromosomal rearrangement not
found in other liver malignancies.
E. Chronic HBV carriers have a much greater risk of
developing HCC than do noncarriers.