Interaction between HIV-1 and HCV infections: towards a new entity?

  title={Interaction between HIV-1 and HCV infections: towards a new entity?},
  author={Maria Winnock and D Salmon-Ceron and François Dabis and Genevi{\`e}ve Ch{\^e}ne},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  volume={53 6},
Since human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) share the same modes of transmission, HIV-HCV co-infected patients are relatively common. Until recently, the clinical course of HCV in co-infected patients was overshadowed by the high morbidity and mortality of HIV disease. Recent reductions in morbidity and mortality among HIV-infected patients due to the advent of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), have contributed to the emergence of HCV as a significant viral… CONTINUE READING


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