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BLOOD-BORNE DISEASES NEWS - Page 13

Generic HCV Drugs Are More Affordable Way to Improve Patient Outcomes in India
The lack of availability of generic DAAs in many other parts of the world increases prices and often limits treatment to people with later stages of the disease.
Ebola Outbreak Continues to Unfold While Researchers Identify New Vaccine Target for the Virus
While the 2016 Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo continues to unfold, researchers have identified the first natural human antibodies against all three major disease-causing ebolaviruses.
Hepatitis Testing Day: Increased Testing Can Save Lives
On Hepatitis Testing Day, healthcare providers and the public work together to promote awareness and encourage those at risk to get tested.
WHO Provides Update on Ebola Virus Cases in Africa
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released more information on the cases of Ebola virus infection recently discovered in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
HCV-Infected Kidneys May Change Organ Transplant Medicine
Researchers may have found a way to broaden the US kidney transplant supply list.
New Hepatitis C Infections Reach 15-Year High
The CDC released new preliminary surveillance data showing that over five years, the number of new hepatitis C infections has nearly tripled in number.
New Ebola Virus Case Confirmed in Africa
The World Health Organization has just confirmed a case of Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Vaccine-preventable Diseases in The Dental Arena
There are several diseases that pose a high risk in the dental healthcare setting; a review article highlights ones that are preventable by immunization.
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