pegylated interferon alfa

Known as: PEG-IFN-a, PEG-IFNA, PEG-interferon alfa 
A covalent conjugate of recombinant interferon alpha and polyethylene glycol (PEG), used as an antiviral and antineoplastic agent. The biological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Pegylated interferon (peginterferon) alfa 2a or 2b plus ribavirin regimens were the standard of care in patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Although the addition of the HCV NS3/4A protease inhibitors boceprevir and telaprevir to pegylated interferon… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND & AIMS Hepatitis C virus (HCV) induces chronic infection in 50% to 80% of infected persons; approximately 50% of these… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Since the introduction of the hepatitis B vaccine and other preventive measures, the worldwide prevalence of hepatitis B… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Treatment predictors are important tools for the management of therapy in patients with chronic hepatitis B and C virus (HBV, HCV… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED A recent nonrandomized pilot trial showed that hepatitis C virus (HCV) patients with genotype 2/3 and rapid… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND AND AIM Elevated serum alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) levels are noted in patients with chronic hepatitis C (CHC) without… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
UNLABELLED The currently recommended treatment for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is pegylated interferon alfa (PEG-INF) and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND & AIMS Pegylated interferon alfa-ribavirin combination is the standard treatment for chronic hepatitis C, but the… (More)
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2003
2003
Epidermodysplasia verruciformis (EV) is characterized by abnormal genetically-determined susceptibility to widespread and… (More)
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