The latest on Hepatitis C

I have attached a good summary article from NEJM on the current state of Hepatitis C evaluation and therapies.  The ability to cure active Hepatitis C infection has improved with the addition of new antiviral agents to the standard regimen…

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1213651

Also, the study below shows promise in the use of interferon free regimens.  Interferon can cause many side effects so finding alternatives would be helpful.

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1213557?af=R&rss=currentIssue#t=articleDiscussion

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