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Hepatitis B News

  • No Consistent Pattern of HBV Reactivation With Direct-acting Antivirals for HCV The largest case review to date of hepatitis B virus (HBV) reactivation associated with direct-acting antiviral (DAA) therapy for chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection found no consistent pattern in terms of which patients are likely to develop this adverse event.
  • WHO Urges Action Over Growing Hepatitis Epidemic The number of people dying from hepatitis is rising, and most of the 325 million infected are unaware they have the virus and lack access to potentially life-saving medicines, the World Health Organization said on Friday.

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