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DALLAS, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Hepatitis C - Pipeline Review, H1 2015" therapeutic market research report of 639 pages with latest updates,
LONDON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Report DetailsHepatitis C treatments - your guide to medical needs, R&D trends and future drug revenuesDiscover the future of treating
SYDNEY, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Benitec Biopharma (ASX: BLT; OTCPK: BTEBY), a biopharmaceutical company focused on providing potentially curative therapies with its proprietary gene-silencing
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute of Health (NIH) has awarded a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant to Daktari Diagnostics for development
- The 2014 Express Scripts Drug Trend Report shows highest national spend increase over past decade.
LONDON, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark International Women's Day (March 8, 2015), Women for Positive Action has launched a practical and informative new educational
- In adult patients co-infected with genotype 1 (GT1) hepatitis C virus (HCV) and human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1), TURQUOISE-I, using VIEKIRA PAK with ribavirin (RBV), demonstrated sustained
- Submission based on Phase 3 GIFT-I study in patients with genotype 1b chronic hepatitis C virus infection NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Feb.
When used in combination with a currently-available antiviral medication, a new experimental hepatitis C drug eradicated all signs of the disease within six weeks – the highest response and shortest duration ever achieved by any two-drug combination treatment.
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...