United Kingdom: Hepatitis C Breakthroughs "Wasted"
February 15, 2012
Major breakthroughs in hepatitis C treatment are of no help to the estimated 500,000 UK residents who are unaware they are infected. A poor understanding of who is at risk for hepatitis C means many who could be treated are not, said Mark Wright, a consultant hepatologist at Southampton General Hospital.
UK Press Association
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