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Boehringer says faldaprevir does well in Asian hepatitis C patients - PMLiVE

Boehringer says faldaprevir does well in Asian hepatitis C patients - PMLiVE | HCV | Scoop.it
Boehringer says faldaprevir does well in Asian hepatitis C patients PMLiVE As a result, sales of Incivek and Victrelis are expected to decline as the new protease inhibitors and other new hepatitis C virus drug classes such as the NS5B nucleotide...

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Drug shows promise in busting Hepatitis C virus

Drug shows promise in busting Hepatitis C virus | HCV | Scoop.it
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection affects about 4.1 million people in the United States alone and is the primary cause of liver cirrhosis and liver cancer.

Daclatasvir, a direct acting antiviral (DAA) agent, targets one of the HCV proteins NS5A and causes the fastest viral decline, within 12 hours of treatment ever seen with anti-HCV drugs.


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Ed Rybicki's curator insight, February 19, 2013 2:48 PM

Yet another antiviral: to think, just 30 years ago, you could coount them on the fingers of one hand!

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Treating hepatitis C by blocking a cellular microRNA

Treating hepatitis C by blocking a cellular microRNA | HCV | Scoop.it
The results of a phase 2b human clinical trial in HCV infected humans indicate that Miravirsen reduces levels of viral RNA without evidence for viral resistance.

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Seeing how the Hepatitis C virus builds ion channels could help researchers ... - Phys.Org

Seeing how the Hepatitis C virus builds ion channels could help researchers ... - Phys.Org | HCV | Scoop.it
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Seeing how the Hepatitis C virus builds ion channels could help researchers ...
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The Hepatitis C virus's p7 ion channel is crucial to the assembly and release of infectious HCV viral particles.
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China Hepatitis C Virus Market Analysed & Forecast in Topical GlobalData ... - Financial Mirror

China Hepatitis C Virus Market Analysed & Forecast in Topical GlobalData ...
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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As no effective vaccine against the hepatitis C virus (HCV) has been discovered so far, the market is driven by therapeutics.
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New Antiviral Treatment Could Significantly Reduce Global Burden of Hepatitis C - Science Daily (press release)

New Antiviral Treatment Could Significantly Reduce Global Burden of Hepatitis C Science Daily (press release) May 6, 2013 — Around 150 million people globally are chronically infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) -- a major cause of liver...

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The Race For Oral HCV? - Seeking Alpha

The Race For Oral HCV? Seeking Alpha Protease inhibitors, Victrelis from Merck & Co (MRK) and Incivek, developed by Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX) in partnership with Johnson & Johnson, helped improve cure rates but still involved side effects as...

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