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2015-06-02 23:11:31

Representatives from the Hepatitis B Foundation will visit Philadelphia City Council to support increased testing for hepatitis viruses in Philadelphia's at-risk populations (PRWEB)

2015-05-30 16:20:33

CHICAGO, May 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical investigators cite significance of 7.9 month improvement in Progression-Free Survival in the liver

2015-05-29 08:28:58

Single-center experience in Europe illustrates safe control of hepatic metastases with the Delcath Hepatic CHEMOSAT Delivery System NEW YORK, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delcath Systems,

2015-05-29 08:28:15

ASCO Presentations Showcase Utility of Caris Molecular Intelligence in Cataloging Disease Biomarkers in Gastrointestinal, Hepatic, Gynecologic and Renal Cancer Subtypes IRVING, Texas, May 29,

2015-05-27 16:28:28

DUBLIN, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7fdzh7/frontier_pharma) has announced the addition of the "Frontier

2015-05-27 08:33:45

NEW YORK, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc.

2015-05-26 08:33:20

NEW YORK, May 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: DCTH) announces that Jennifer Simpson, Ph.D., M.S.N., C.R.N.P.

2015-05-21 08:32:55

Ethics Boards at Three Hospitals in Germany Approve Trial Expansion NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc.

2015-05-20 08:34:20

Mipsagargin Final Top Line Data for Phase II Hepatocellular Carcinoma Now Available on Company's Website SAN ANTONIO, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-05-19 08:38:59

CLDF to Support Free HCV Testing at 60 Walgreens Stores across the U.S. CLARK, N.J., May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The

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Hepatitis B
2013-02-25 09:11:23

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...

2011-01-20 19:14:56

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...

2011-01-12 15:49:29

Hepadnaviruses can cause liver infections in humans and animals. The two recognized genera are Genus Orthohepadnavirus and Genus Avihepadnavirus. It has a small genome of partially double-stranded, partially single stranded circular DNA. It is a group 7 virus that uses an RNA intermediate during replication. Most people who come into contact with the virus are able to clear the infection alone although some cannot and usually progress to fulminant hepatitis. It can cause sever liver...

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  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.