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Researchers have established a map of protein interactions for the replication machinery of chronic viruses, shedding insight into viral strategies and uncovering potential drug targets.
Researchers have discovered sequence-specific interactions between hepatitis B proteins and pre-genome RNA that may play a crucial role in nucleocapsid assembly. This could be targeted in future drug development.
Reporting from ECCMID17, we spoke to William Irving about his current work on hepatitis C and his thoughts on the future of this field.
In this clinical trial focus, the authors discuss difficult-to-treat patients with autoimmune hepatitis, and the potential of additional treatment option JKB-122.
Genotyping hepatitis C patients with advanced cirrhosis could help predict improvement after treatment, according to research presented at Digestive Disease Week®.