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Identifying and Properly Treating Hepatitis C Are Keys to a Cure

Identifying and Properly Treating Hepatitis C Are Keys to a Cure
Identifying and Properly Treating Hepatitis C Are Keys to a Cure About 3% of the global population, or about 170 million people, are infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), according to World Health Organization estimates. HCV causes liver inflammation and often results in the blood-borne infection hepatitis C. In...

Look back at the decade: Generic drugs

Look back at the decade: Generic drugs
Fifteen years after it rose and went limp, the biotech sector saw a bull run of sorts In 2010, an unusual protest erupted over a still negotiated and secret free trade agreement between India and the European Union. Protesters were people living with HIV/AIDS and cancer. They saw a threat...