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Scientists find a way to cure hepatitis C with six weeks of treatment

Barcelona (Spain): A pilot study has found that all patients with acute HCV who were treated with a direct-acting antiviral treatment over a ‘short-duration’ of six weeks had undetectable HCV after a 12 week follow-up.

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New triple drug combination shows promise in hepatitis C infected patients

Barcelona (Spain): New data presented on Thursday at The International Liver Congress 2016 in Barcelona, Spain, demonstrates a high sustained virologic response (SVR) at 12 weeks from the all-oral combination of sofosbuvir/velpatasvir and experimental compound GS-9857 in patients with the Hepatitis C virus (HCV).

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