Latest Hepatocellular carcinoma Stories
SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenSpera, Inc.
- In vivo data support potential clinical benefit of first therapeutic to target a defined subset of liver cancer patients based on genetic profile - CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept.
Highly Attended Celsion-Sponsored Symposium on Current Concepts for Treating Intermediate HCC included: New Paradigm in Staging HCC Patients; Phase III Studies in HCC; and Advances in Image Guided
50% of Patients Treated with Mipsagargin had No Tumor Growth at Four Months SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenSpera, Inc.
Eleven-month Increase in Median OS Reported with VT-122 plus Sorafenib, Compared to Sorafenib Alone.
In preclinical studies, CF102 induces hepatocyte proliferation resulting in improved liver status PETACH TIKVA, Israel, Sept.
ThermoDox® Combined with Mild Local Hyperthermia is Safe and Produces Compelling Objective Local Responses in RCW Breast Cancer Patients LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Sept.
Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Tolerability of NVR-1221 Support Advancement to Phase 1b Clinical Studies in Patients with Chronic HBV Infection DOYLESTOWN, Pa., Sept.
Mipsagargin Contains New Pre-Stem "Gargin," Defining a Unique Pharmacologic Group Unlike Any Drug Currently or Previously on the Market SAN ANTONIO, Sept.
Kyungpook National University Hospital in South Korea Treats the First Patient in the 14 Country, 100 Site Global Study LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J., Sept.
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...
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...
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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