Recent Advances in Antiviral Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis C.

@article{Tamori2016RecentAI,
  title={Recent Advances in Antiviral Therapy for Chronic Hepatitis C.},
  author={A Tamori and Masaru Enomoto and Norifumi Kawada},
  journal={Mediators of inflammation},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016},
  pages={6841628}
}
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a major worldwide health problem. Chronic infection induces continuous inflammation in the liver, progression of hepatic fibrosis, eventual cirrhosis, and possible hepatocellular carcinoma. Eradication of the virus is one of the most important treatment aims. A number of promising new direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) have been developed over the past 10 years. Due to their increased efficacy, safety, and tolerability, interferon-free oral therapies with DAAs… CONTINUE READING