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One of the nation’s leading specialty pharmacies, BioPlus, announces the hiring of Robert Jones, Jr.
RxSteward, BioPlus’ cost-saving intervention program, provides significant cost savings to payers, according to data from hepatitis C patients presented at Armada’s 2014 Annual Specialty Pharmacy
-- Submission based on the largest Phase III program in genotype 1 (GT1) hepatitis C patients conducted to date(1) -- Health Canada grants AbbVie's request for Priority Review MONTREAL,
To the relief of patients diagnosed with hepatitis C, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved two new treatments late last year, and a few more are on the way.
Advocacy groups warn that threat of viral hepatitis is “creeping up” on city’s vulnerable populations PHILADELPHIA, Pa.
People who inject drugs and are enrolled in a drug treatment program are receptive to education about, and treatment for, hepatitis C virus.
- Submission based on the largest Phase III program in genotype 1 (GT1) hepatitis C patients conducted to date1 NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV)
-- Filing Includes Data from Treatment-Naive Patients with Advanced Fibrosis and Null Responders with All Stages of Liver Fibrosis -- RARITAN, N.J., May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Research
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New research finds Vietnam vets with hepatitis C do not have higher rates of the disease DANVILLE, Pa., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of researchers from four
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...
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.