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2015

April 25

Statin use in HCV patients may lower risk of death, decompensation

Use of direct-antiviral agents helps overcome hepatitis C recurrence in liver transplant patients

Hepatitis C screening essential to help catch patients with advanced liver fibrosis

Cancer rates among patients with hepatitis C are increased compared to those not infected

ALLY-1 Trial Results Show Investigational Daclatasvir-Based Regimen Cures 94% of Post-Liver Transplant Patients with Hepatitis C and Up to 94% of Hepatitis C Patients with Cirrhosis (Child-Pugh Class A or B)

 

April 24

Merck's Pivotal Phase 3 C-EDGE Program Evaluating Grazoprevir/Elbasvir Shows High Sustained Virologic Responses Across Broad Range of Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection

 

April 23

EASL Recommendations on Treatment of Hepatitis C 2015

Merck Announces Results from Phase 2/3 Study of Investigational Chronic Hepatitis C Therapy Grazoprevir/Elbasvir in Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease

Daclatasvir-sofosbuvir treatment highly effective in patients with HCV and HIV co-infection

Hepatitis C Infection Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Janssen Announces SVR12 Rates with Twelve Weeks of Treatment with All-Oral, Once-Daily Regimen of Simeprevir Plus Sofosbuvir in Genotype 1 HCV Patients With and Without Cirrhosis

CNIO Researchers Link Telomeres to the Origins of Liver Diseases such as Chronic Hepatitis and Cirrhosis

HCV Advocate Mid-Month Newsletter
April 15, 2015


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