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Pegylated Interferon For Hepatitis C

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Ask the Experts

is this a cure for hep c

Deos inter feron treatment cure hep c?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...pegylated interferon and ribavirin can cure hepatitis C in about 50 percent of patients. Read more »

Hepatitis c

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stage 2 of liver biopsy

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Articles
Treatment Action Group

TAG at Ten: The Year 2002

...ATAC/Community Constituency Group (CCG) training. OAR grants $87,750 for TB/HIV workshop. August: Meeting on Roche's Pegasys pegylated interferon for hepatitis C, Nutley, NJ. Washington Post covers administration "witch-hunt" against groups... Read more »
Project Inform

Promising New Drugs for Hepatitis C on the Horizon

...and bocepravir, are in final Phase 3 studies and if approved this year, will add an adjunct therapy to the standard of care (pegylated interferon + ribavirin) for HCV mono-infected individuals. Over 50 new therapies from several classes --... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Hepatitis C Treatment and Management

... Hepatitis C treatment: how, why, when Who needs treatment? How is hepatitis C treated? What is pegylated interferon? How long Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Idenix Pharmaceuticals Cites Positive Results in Valopicitabine Hepatitis C Study

...positive results in a midstage study involving 117 patients. Valopicitabine is part of a triple combination therapy including pegylated interferon and ribavarin. The Phase II clinical trial compared the triple combination with treatment using... Read more »
Connect With Others

Interferon and Hiv

Posted by ethan_hines, 2 Replies
...Why doesn't pegylated Interferon work the same way with Hiv as it does with HVB/C?. Isn't Interferon very important in fighting RNA virus infections which Hiv Read more »

Hepatitis C

Posted by saylomoon, 1 Reply
...Hola amigos, como sabran tuve una posible exposicion con agujas mi pregunta, si alguien sabe, el periodo ventana para hepatitis C, hasta cuantos anos o meses se amplia, ya que en unas paginas lei que eran 6 meses y en otras son 3 anos. tengo... Read more »

Periodo en caso de coinfeccion con la hepatitis c?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Alguien me podria decir si con 6 meses seria suficiente? Read more »

HEPATITIS C SUFFERERS PLEASE READ

Posted by hepatitisC
...If you or anyone you know is a Hepatitis C sufferer please call 888-527-7779 x14 We are conducting a telephone study and if you qualify you will receive an incentive for Read more »