Posts tagged Hepatitis

A revolution in treatment for 3 million people in the USA chronically infected with hepatitis C is on its way

A revolution in treatment for 3 million people in the USA chronically infected with hepatitis C is on its way

Will we see baby boomers lining up to be tested for the liver-destroying virus hepatitis C, as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended Thursday.

Will we see baby boomers lining up to be tested for the liver-destroying virus hepatitis C, as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended Thursday.

Gilead Sciences, after paying $10.8 billion for the developer of an experimental hepatitis C drug, will soon give investors a better sense of whether its largest-deal ever is going to pay off.
Beginning next week, Gilead will release data from dozens of patients who have tried the medicine, providing the most complete evidence yet about its prospects for treating 170 million people who are infected with the virus globally.

Gilead Sciences, after paying $10.8 billion for the developer of an experimental hepatitis C drug, will soon give investors a better sense of whether its largest-deal ever is going to pay off.

Beginning next week, Gilead will release data from dozens of patients who have tried the medicine, providing the most complete evidence yet about its prospects for treating 170 million people who are infected with the virus globally.

Unfortunately, Hep C gains in notoriety. Mortality associated with hepatitis C has surpassed that of HIV, a researcher said.

Unfortunately, Hep C gains in notoriety. Mortality associated with hepatitis C has surpassed that of HIV, a researcher said.