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2011-06-23 15:31:21

The drug telaprevir (Incivek) provides a dramatic improvement in the treatment of the most common form of hepatitis C infection.

2010-11-03 16:35:41

For patients with the most common form of hepatitis C being treated for the first time, the addition of an investigational hepatitis C–specific protease inhibitor called telaprevir to the current standard therapy markedly improved their sustained viral response (SVR or viral cure) rate.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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