Hepatitis C virus vaccines in the era of new direct-acting antivirals.

Abstract

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major global health problem as it has a high propensity for establishing chronicity. Chronic HCV carriers are at risk of developing severe liver disease including fibrosis, cirrhosis and liver cancer. While treatment has considerably improved over the years, therapy is still only partially effective, and is plagued by… (More)
DOI: 10.1586/egh.12.72

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@article{Shi2013HepatitisCV, title={Hepatitis C virus vaccines in the era of new direct-acting antivirals.}, author={Chao Shi and Alexander Ploss}, journal={Expert review of gastroenterology & hepatology}, year={2013}, volume={7 2}, pages={171-85} }