Pros and Cons
Lucinda K. Porter goes over what you need to know about the newest hepatitis C drug Sovaldi.
Sovaldi (Sofosbuvir) Approved
FDA approves new Giilead first-in-class once-daily oral nucleotide analog polymerase inhibitor.
Getting a Dopplar Ultrasound?
Karen Hoyt overviews a common hepatitis diagnostic tool your doctor may use to show the size, condition and shape of your liver through treatment
New Options Coming Soon
Keep an eye out for off-label Hepatitis C treatment options without ribavirin and interferon, says Margaret Dudley.
Get through hep C treatment more easily by setting these weekly achievable goals, brought to you by Connie M. Welch.
In phase III trials, Abbvie's new interferon-free regimen plus ribavirin cures 96% of people with hepatitis C.
FDA Approves Olysio
Janssen Therapeutics' Ns3/4A protease inhibitor Olysio (simeprevir) has been approved for the treatment of genotype 1 hep C.
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KO-ing Hep C
Preliminary findings suggest that one day in the not-so-near future, the virus may be curable with a single infusion.
Waving the White Flag
AASLD Liver Conference shows the means to blow hepatitis C off the map is just within reach.
In the current issue, Congressman Hank Johnson talks about being cured of his hep C.
Pinpointing the Epidemic
Dirty acupuncture practices raise hepatitis C risk for many Asian Americans.
Kwiatkowski Locked Up
Medical technician sentenced to 39 years in prison for massive hep C outbreak.
Ex-McDonald's worker with hep C gets jail time for spitting in a police officer's food.
That's What She Said
Check out what everyone's talking about in the Hep Forums.