The design of drugs for HIV and HCV

@article{Clercq2007TheDO,
  title={The design of drugs for HIV and HCV},
  author={Erik De Clercq},
  journal={Nature Reviews Drug Discovery},
  year={2007},
  volume={6},
  pages={1001-1018}
}
  • E. Clercq
  • Published 1 December 2007
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Nature Reviews Drug Discovery
Since the discovery of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in 1983, dramatic progress has been made in the development of novel antiviral drugs. The HIV epidemic fuelled the development of new antiviral drug classes, which are now combined to provide highly active antiretroviral therapies. The need for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV), which was discovered in 1989, has also provided considerable impetus for the development of new classes of antiviral drugs, and future treatment… 

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