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Medical advancement and future of hepatitis therapy
Jun 3, 2009

Doc, with the recent advancement in medical science and technologies, can you tell us how soon hepatitis B can finally be eradicated from infected people.Web posting suggest clinical trial of some drugs shows evidence to that effect

Response from Dr. McGovern

We usually discuss "suppression" and not "cure" of hepatitis B because it is integrated into the genome. However, therapy is very effective.



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