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- In Phase 3 clinical trials, VIEKIRA PAK cured 95-100 percent of hepatitis C patients, with less than 2 percent of patients experiencing virological failure NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Dec.
Introducing FibroScan®: A New FDA-registered Medical Device to measure Liver Fibrosis.
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Expert tool for LOGIQ E9 ultrasound system, Shear Wave elastography, can help boost clinicians' efficiency and confidence with quantifiable data CHICAGO, Dec.
GI Supply, the maker of Spot Endoscopic Tattoo, will be attending The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases’ annual meeting for the first time to showcase the RenovaRP Paracentesis
--Expanded indication includes both treatment-naive and treatment-experienced adult patients with or without cirrhosis-- TITUSVILLE, N.J., Nov.
TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Galmed Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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Image Caption: This electron micrograph reveals the presence of hepatitis-B virus HBV "Dane particles", or virions. Credit: CDC/Wikipedia Hepatitis B: What Is It? Hepatitis simply means a swelling or inflammation of the liver. The type hepatitis that a person contracts (there are 5 common forms) affects their long-term prognosis. The most common and most severe of these different types of liver infection is Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is typically...
Hepatitis B virus, HBV, is a part of the Hepadnaviridae family of viruses. HBV can lead to cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma and has been linked to pancreatic cancer. It is classified as a species of the Orthohepadnavirus. Similar viruses have been found worldwide in great apes and monkeys. There a few different genotypes and they all differ by at least 8% of the sequence and have distinct geographical distributions and this has been associated with anthropological history. Type A is...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.