Author | Catherine Kolonko


Hepatitis C Genotype Makes a Difference in Liver Disease, Study Shows

February 06, 2017


Patients with hepatitis C genotype 3 may face more liver problems.

Hepatitis C Reinfection Isn't All That Uncommon in Patients with HIV

January 25, 2017


Hepatitis C reinfection rates appear to be higher within certain populations.

Phase 3 Trial Reveals High Hepatitis C Success Rate with Investigational Drug

January 18, 2017


Glecaprevir/pibrentasvir had a 99% SVR rate in a Japanese population.

Clinical Transplantation Trial Tests Use of Hepatitis C-Infected Kidney

January 13, 2017


The Penn Medicine clinical trial uses kidneys from deceased donors who were infected with the hepatitis C virus. The first person in the trial received a kidney transplant in July and then underwent treatment with a regimen of Zepatier, one of the direct acting antiviral drugs approved recently to treat the virus.