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PRINCETON, N.J., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmasset, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRUS) announces that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. patent 7,964,580 ("the '580 patent") titled "Nucleoside Phosphoramidate Prodrugs".
HepatitisRxAssist program from BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy helps patients secure needed medications, manage side effects, and adhere to their treatment plan for the best possible outcomes with the new protease inhibitor medications. Altamonte Springs, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 BioPlus Specialty Pharmacy (BioPlus), one of the nationâ€™s leading specialty pharmacies, is announcing today enhancements to their hepatitis C patient support program called HepatitisRxAssist.
PRINCETON, N.J., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmasset, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRUS) announced today the addition of three treatment cohorts to the ELECTRON trial of PSI-7977, a nucleotide analog polymerase inhibitor, for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C (HCV).
Global branding firm names newly approved INCIVEK. (PRWEB) June 03, 2011 Addison Whitney is pleased to announce the FDA approval of INCIVEKâ„¢ (telaprevir) from Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated. INCIVEK is a prescription medication used with peginterferon alfa and ribavirin.
ROCKVILLE, Md., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Widely available technology, expert training and real-time feedback helped ensure that patients treated for Hepatitis C in local communities did as well as patients treated at a university-based medical center, results of a new study funded by HHS' Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality show.
SAN DIEGO, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDS) today announced issuance of the U.S. patent covering setrobuvir (ANA598), the Company's Direct-Acting Antiviral (DAA) in Phase IIb development for chronic hepatitis C virus infection (HCV). U.S. Patent No.
PRINCETON, N.J., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmasset, Inc.
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Incivek (telaprevir) to treat certain adults with chronic hepatitis C infection.
HUDDINGE, Sweden, May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - All TMC435 Patient Subgroups Achieved Substantially Higher SVR4 Rates (Undetectable Virus 4 Weeks After End of Treatment) Compared to pegylated-interferon and ribavirin Alone - TMC435 was Safe and Well Tolerated at All Doses and Treatment Durations Medivir AB (OMX: MVIR), the emerging research-based specialty pharmaceutical company focused on infectious diseases, today announced results from the ASPIRE phase 2b study that...
SAN DIEGO, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aethlon Medical, Inc.
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is an enveloped, positive-sense single-stranded RNA virus of the family Flaviviridae. It consists of a core of genetic material surrounded by an icosahedra protective shell of protein. The genome consists of a single open reading frame that is 9600 nucleotide bases long. HCV replication takes several steps. It primarily replicates in the hepatocytes of the liver. It can also reproduce in peripheral blood mononuclear cells. There is a wide variety of genotypes and...
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