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Boehringer Ingelheim Launches Hepatitis C Website

November 13, 2012

On November 9, pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim announced the launch of a website -- -- that is designed for patients with hepatitis C and their advocates. The company describes the website as an online portal designed to improve the lives of those living with the virus through education, information, and understanding. According to Hepatitis Education Project Executive Director Michael Ninburg, the HCV community needs the resources to talk about the disease in an informed way. " is designed to aggregate straightforward and accurate information in a single virtual destination," he explained.

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Adapted from:
Drug Store News
11.09.2012; Alaric Dearment

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This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.
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