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2013-11-02 08:21:34

Multiple studies presented at The Liver Meeting® investigating faldaprevir include difficult-to-cure patient populations, such as those with HIV/HCV coinfection and advanced liver disease RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Nov. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced new data from its Phase 3 clinical trial program, STARTVerso(TM), which evaluates the investigational protease inhibitor, faldaprevir, in combination with pegylated interferon and ribavirin...

2013-11-02 08:21:30

Clinical trial studies an all-oral, 12-week regimen containing the investigational compounds faldaprevir, deleobuvir, and Presidio Pharmaceuticals' PPI-668 with and without ribavirin in 36 difficult-to-treat genotype-1a HCV patients RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Nov. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced interim data from its Phase 2a hepatitis C (HCV) clinical collaboration (NCT01859962) with Presidio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. that showed all patients (13/13)...

2013-11-02 08:21:25

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen R&D Ireland (Janssen) today announced the presentation of new data at The Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) in Washington, DC for the investigational protease inhibitor simeprevir (TMC435) in the treatment of genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C in treatment-naive and treatment-experienced adult patients with compensated liver disease. In analyses of the Phase 3 QUEST-1 and QUEST-2 studies...

2013-11-02 08:21:21

Sustained virologic response at post-treatment follow-up week 12 (SVR 12) seen in 100 per cent of patients to date in two of the three combination arms studied MONTREAL, Nov. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Merck (NYSE: MRK), known as MSD outside of the United States and Canada, announced interim results from an ongoing Phase II clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of an all-oral regimen combining once-daily MK-5172, an investigational hepatitis C virus (HCV) NS3/4A protease...

2013-10-11 08:43:23

The addition of danoprevir to the current treatment regimen for patients with hepatitis C leads to high rates of remission, according to a new article in Gastroenterology, the official journal of the American Gastroenterological Association. The current standard of care for hepatitis C patients includes a combination of peginterferon and ribavirin. "Despite recent advances, the current hepatitis C treatment regimen is burdensome on the patient and prone to adverse events," said Patrick...

2013-10-08 08:29:11

TITUSVILLE, N.J., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen) announced today the acquisition of the investigational compound GSK2336805, an NS5a replication complex inhibitor in Phase 2 development for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C, from an affiliate of GlaxoSmithKline plc. Janssen has acquired all rights to develop and commercialize GSK2336805, including in combination with other drugs. Financial details of the agreement have not been disclosed. Janssen...

2013-10-08 08:28:26

Collaborative trial from Boehringer Ingelheim and Presidio Pharmaceuticals investigates triple-DAA regimen of faldaprevir, deleobuvir and PPI-668 RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that interim data from its Phase 2 hepatitis C (HCV) clinical collaboration (NCT01859962) with Presidio Pharmaceuticals have been accepted as a late breaker poster presentation at the 64th Annual Meeting of the American Association for the...

2013-10-07 08:25:23

CORK, Ireland, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Data from the Phase 2a COSMOS study (Combination Of SiMeprevir and sOfosbuvir in HCV genotype 1 infected patientS) of the investigational protease inhibitor simeprevir (TMC435) administered once daily with Gilead Sciences Inc.'s investigational nucleotide inhibitor sofosbuvir (GS-7977), with and without ribavirin, in genotype 1 chronic hepatitis C adult patients with compensated liver disease has been accepted as a late-breaking oral presentation...

2013-10-01 12:30:34

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New data from Boehringer Ingelheim's hepatitis C virus (HCV) clinical development program have been accepted for presentation at the 64(th) Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), also known as The Liver Meeting(®), taking place November 1-5 in Washington, D.C. Presentations will include data from several studies evaluating Boehringer Ingelheim's investigational compound, faldaprevir,...

2013-10-01 12:29:43

PHASE III TOP-LINE RESULTS EXPECTED BEGINNING LATER IN 2013 NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV) announced that new data from its phase II hepatitis C clinical development program will be presented at The Liver Meeting, the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) in Washington, D.C., November 1-5, 2013. In total, eight abstracts will be presented, four of which include additional analyses from the phase IIb AVIATOR...


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2011-02-17 15:14:03

Lassa fever, first described in 1969 in Lassa, is an acute viral hemorrhagic fever. Clinical cases were known a decade before this but were not associated with this viral pathogen. It is endemic in West African countries and causes approximately 5,000 deaths. The Natal Multimammate Mouse is the primary animal host. The rodent is a source of protein but the virus is usually transmitted by the contact with the feces and urine of animals accessing grain stores in residences. The lassa virus...

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