Advertisement

Topics

Prevalence of IL28B Polymorphism in Hepatitis C Patients

2018-02-04 14:38:11 | BioPortfolio

Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-02-04T14:38:11-0500

Clinical Trials [1415 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Efficacy Study of Combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B Vaccine to Protect Against Hepatitis B in Hemodialysis Patients

Does vaccinating hemodialysis patients with Twinrix® (combination vaccine against hepatitis A and hepatitis B) result in a difference in hepatitis B antibody response in comparison to the...

Investigation of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C in Taiwan

The purpose of this study is to investigate the differences of genotypes of hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Taiwan.

Management of Hepatitis C in HIV-Infected and Uninfected IDUs

The purpose of this study is to determine if hepatitis C has damaged the liver, whether each subject's hepatitis C is treatable with currently available medicines, whether patient educatio...

Activation of Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) in Hepatitis B Surface Antigen (HBsAg) - Negative But Hepatitis B Core Antibody (Anti-HBc) - Positive Patients

Individuals with resolved hepatitis B, characterized as hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg)-negative and hepatitis B core antibody-positive, have latent hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection i...

A Safety and Efficacy Study of the Hepatitis E Vaccine in Nepal.

The purpose of this study is to determine if a hepatitis E vaccine is safe and able to prevent symptomatic liver disease due to the hepatitis E virus.

PubMed Articles [1246 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hepatitis C in Pregnancy: A Unique Opportunity to Improve the Hepatitis C Cascade of Care.

Hepatitis C has increasingly affected women of child-bearing age over the past few years as a result of the opioid epidemic. In this review, we discuss the effect of hepatitis C on pregnancy outcomes,...

Pretreatment Hepatitis B Viral Load Predicts Long-term Hepatitis B Response after Anti-hepatitis C Therapy in Hepatitis B/C Dual-infected Patients.

We aimed to investigate the long-term outcomes in hepatitis B (HBV)/hepatitis C (HCV) dual-infected patients after anti-HCV therapy.

Hepatitis B assessment without hepatitis B virus DNA quantification: a prospective cohort study in Uganda.

Chronic hepatitis B infection affects 240 million people, with the highest prevalence in Africa and Asia, and results in 700 000 deaths annually. Access to diagnostics, particularly for hepatitis B vi...

Incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma among older Americans attributable to hepatitis C and hepatitis B: 2001 through 2013.

In the United States, incidence and mortality rates of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) are increasing in older individuals. Chronic infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and hepatitis B virus (HBV) ar...

Validity of hepatitis B and hepatitis C case definitions.

Globally, an estimated 257 million people are living with chronic hepatitis B (HBV) infection and an estimated 71 million people with the chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV). The true public health dimens...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans due to infection by VIRUSES. There are several significant types of human viral hepatitis with infection caused by enteric-transmission (HEPATITIS A; HEPATITIS E) or blood transfusion (HEPATITIS B; HEPATITIS C; and HEPATITIS D).

A family of hepatotropic DNA viruses which contains double-stranded DNA genomes and causes hepatitis in humans and animals. There are two genera: AVIHEPADNAVIRUS and ORTHOHEPADNAVIRUS. Hepadnaviruses include HEPATITIS B VIRUS, duck hepatitis B virus (HEPATITIS B VIRUS, DUCK), heron hepatitis B virus, ground squirrel hepatitis virus, and woodchuck hepatitis B virus (HEPATITIS B VIRUS, WOODCHUCK).

A species in the genus HEPATOVIRUS containing one serotype and two strains: HUMAN HEPATITIS A VIRUS and Simian hepatitis A virus causing hepatitis in humans (HEPATITIS A) and primates, respectively.

INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS DELTA VIRUS, a defective RNA virus that can only infect HEPATITIS B patients. For its viral coating, hepatitis delta virus requires the HEPATITIS B SURFACE ANTIGENS produced by these patients. Hepatitis D can occur either concomitantly with (coinfection) or subsequent to (superinfection) hepatitis B infection. Similar to hepatitis B, it is primarily transmitted by parenteral exposure, such as transfusion of contaminated blood or blood products, but can also be transmitted via sexual or intimate personal contact.

INFLAMMATION of the LIVER in humans caused by HEPATITIS C VIRUS, a single-stranded RNA virus. Its incubation period is 30-90 days. Hepatitis C is transmitted primarily by contaminated blood parenterally, and is often associated with transfusion and intravenous drug abuse. However, in a significant number of cases, the source of hepatitis C infection is unknown.

More From BioPortfolio on "Prevalence of IL28B Polymorphism in Hepatitis C Patients"

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 

Searches Linking to this Trial