From the Journals
HCV patients with alcohol-use disorder often don’t get the treatment they need.
Despite increasing prevalence of hepatitis C virus infection in pregnant women, infants exposed to the disease are screened at a very low rate.
PHILADELPHIA – “We are on the cusp where new compounds not only are being tested, but they are being approved.”
No sign of viral infection.
Two major gene pathways exhibited high dysregulation in early fibrosis in HCV-induced liver disease.
A new portable PoC molecular test for HCV has been developed for decentralized testing in low- and middle-income countries.
The analysis is based on National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey and the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network data.
Adults born before and after the boomers have much lower rates of hepatitis C–related hospitalizations.
Liver stiffness decreased after patients achieved sustained virologic response.
A multi-institutional team of researchers has developed a mathematical model that shows when hepatitis C–positive-to-negative transplant may...
SAN DIEGO – Screening message needs to be broadcast.
Routine finger-stick testing was the most cost-effective way to screen urban adolescents and young adults for hepatitis C virus infection.
Density and infectivity in relation to lipoproteins can change with diet.
Results of two trials showed that 96%-97% of patients who received Vosevi had no virus detected in the blood 12 weeks after finishing treatment
DAAs may reduce prevalence of hepatocellular carcinoma among patients with hepatitis C.
The baby looked perfect: healthy term male, weight at the 60th percentile, normal exam. The mother, a 26-year-old diagnosed with hepatitis C virus...
MADRID – Nearly one-quarter of HCV/HIV-coinfected teens have advanced hepatic fibrosis by age 20.
Seven states have twice the national rate of hepatitis C incidence, but only three have comprehensive prevention laws and permissive treatment...