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Researchers from Taiwan reveal that antiviral therapy for hepatitis C virus (HCV) improves kidney and cardiovascular outcomes for patients with diabetes.
Sovaldi (sofosbuvir), a new drug that can treat hepatitis C infections, has been approved for sale by the US Food and Drug Administration, agency officials confirmed on Friday.
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A hepatitis C vaccine is one step closer thanks to the efforts of scientists at The Scripps Research Institute, who have managed to discover unexpected structural features of a protein used by the virus to infect liver cells.
AllMed webinar provides in-depth review of the latest in the standard of care for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Portland, OR (PRWEB) November
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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