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Research & Reviews  5,588 results

Cost-effectiveness analysis of hepatitis C virus (HCV) point-of-care assay for HCV scre...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.15123
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Koo V, Tian F et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) continues to pose significant public health concerns with approximately 44% of chronically infected Canadians undiagnosed. The current HCV screening in Canada is a two-step diagnosis pathway consisting of anti-HCV testing a...

Imprint of unconventional T cell response in acute hepatitis C persists despite success...
https://doi.org/10.1002/eji.202149457
European Journal of Immunology; Du Y, Khera T et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - Unconventional T cells (UTCs) are a heterogenous group of T cells that typically exhibit rapid responses towards specific antigens from pathogens. Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection causes dysfunction of several subsets of UTCs. This altere...

Role of Rab GTPases in Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8610749
Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Yang CC, Meng GX et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - The Rab GTPase family contains almost 70 genes in the human genome and acts as the key regulator of intracellular membrane trafficking in human cells. The dysregulation of Rab GTPase has been shown to be associated with multiple human diseases, ra...

A structured RNA motif locks Argonaute2:miR-122 onto the 5' end of the HCV genome.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-27177-9
Nature Communications; Gebert LFR, Law M et. al.

Nov 27th, 2021 - microRNAs (miRNAs) form regulatory networks in metazoans. Viruses engage miRNA networks in numerous ways, with Flaviviridae members exploiting direct interactions of their RNA genomes with host miRNAs. For hepatitis C virus (HCV), binding of liver...

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Guidelines  12 results

Non-invasive diagnosis and follow-up of chronic infection with Hepatitis C Virus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101771
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Tran A, Shili-Masmoudi S et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major cause of chronic liver disease. Clinical care for patients with HCV-related liver disease has advanced considerably with developments in screening, diagnostic procedures to evaluate liver fibrosis and i...

EASL recommendations on treatment of hepatitis C: Final update of the series☆.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhep.2020.08.018
Journal of Hepatology; , et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2020 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major cause of chronic liver disease, with approximately 71 million chronically infected individuals worldwide. Clinical care for patients with HCV-related liver disease has advanced considerably thanks to an...

Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Serv...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.1123
JAMA , Owens DK et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2020 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the most common chronic blood-borne pathogen in the US and a leading cause of complications from chronic liver disease. HCV is associated with more deaths than the top 60 other reportable infectious diseases combined, in...

Prevention, Diagnosis, Evaluation, and Treatment of Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Chro...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M19-1539
Annals of Internal Medicine; Gordon CE, Berenguer MC et. al.

Sep 24th, 2019 - This article has been corrected. The original version (PDF) is appended to this article as a Supplement. The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) 2018 clinical practice guideline for the prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, and treatmen...

Management of hepatitis C virus infection in patients with chronic kidney disease: posi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s40620-018-0523-1 10.1111/ctr.12941 10.1111/tid.12696
Journal of Nephrology; Minutolo R, Aghemo A et. al.

Sep 27th, 2018 - Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is now considered a systemic disease due to the occurrence of extra-hepatic manifestations. Among these, the renal involvement is frequent. HCV infection, in fact, is strongly associated with proteinuria and chron...

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Drugs  18 results see all →

News  516 results

Liver Cancer Risk Lingers Even After HCV Eradication
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963101

Nov 17th, 2021 - Although the risk for liver cancer diminishes for patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections for whom virus is eliminated with direct-acting antiviral (DAA) drugs, these patients are not out of the woods, and those who do not have a sustaine...

How One Country Reduced HCV in MSM With HIV to Less Than 1%
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962159

Nov 3rd, 2021 - Rates of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections fell to 0.6% among gay and bisexual men living with HIV after a systematic HCV elimination campaign, showing that micro-elimination campaigns paired with continued testing and treatment is effective in a...

Matthew Akiyama, MD, Receives Avenir Grant for Efforts to Hinder HIV/HCV Transmission in Kenya
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955050

Jul 20th, 2021 - Avenir HIV/AIDs recipient Matthew Akiyama, MD, an assistant professor and clinician-investigator at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York City, is a blood-borne infections sleuth. Dr Matthew Akiyama With a 4-year, $2.5M Avenir Award...

Rapid Core Antigen HCV Tests Could Expand Accessibility
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954141

Jul 1st, 2021 - A proposed rapid diagnostic test for hepatitis C viral infections that combines an inexpensive but lower-sensitivity core-antigen test with lab RNA confirmation of negative tests could expand testing and same-day initiation of antiviral therapy in...

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Hepatitis C?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/833773

Jun 4th, 2021 - Hepatitis C is a liver disease caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV). It is a major public health problem. Infection with HCV can lead to both acute and chronic hepatitis, varying in severity from a mild illness of short duration to a serious, lif...

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