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News on Hepatitis continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Pizza Marketplace

Papa John's agrees to cover hepatitis A costs from corporate store

A North Carolina-based, company-owned Papa John's location has been identified as the original source of a hepatitis A outbreak that happened in late March/early April.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Mecklenburg County, NC, Charlotte, NC

4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Patent Issued for Oral Fluid Rapid Assay for Hepatitis C Virus (HCV)...

Chronic disease develops in 60-85% of patients, with cirrhosis representing a major hallmark of HCV infection.

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Related Topix: Health, Inventions, Science / Technology, Recreational Vehicle, Hallmark

4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

'Steatohepatitis-Liver Cancer Model Animal' in Patent Application Approval Process

The following quote was obtained by the news editors from the background information supplied by the inventors: "Previously, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease was believed to be a benign disease that does not progress.

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Related Topix: Liver Cancer, Health, Inventions, Science / Technology, Medicine, Diabetes, Insulin (generic), Humulin, Novolin

7 hrs ago | SBWire

Safety Syringes Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Volume,...

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Safety Syringes Market Global Industry Analysis, Size, Volume, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global safety syringes market was valued at USD 3.41 billion in 2012 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 9.7% from 2013 to 2019, to reach an estimated value ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

11 hrs ago | BioSpace

FDA Chides Gilead Sciences, Inc. Over A Paid Search Link

Last month, the FDA took a much-anticipated step by issuing guidelines for drug makers that want to use social media, including examples of how to run paid search links on Google.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Health

16 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

Vital Therapies Reports on Clinical Trial Progress and EU Regulatory Advice

Vital Therapies, Inc. , a biotherapeutic company developing ELAD , a cell-based therapy targeting treatment of acute liver failure, is providing this update on the status of its clinical trials and the European Medical Agency's response to its request for advice through the Scientific Advice Working Party process.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Marketing

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Applied Clinical Trials

Galmed Announces Publication of Aramchol Phase IIa Trial in the...

The trial manuscript, entitled "The Fatty Acid-Bile Acid Conjugate Aramchol Reduces Liver Fat Content in Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease," provides the full report of the Phase IIa trial, which was completed in and presented at the 47th Annual Meeting of the European Association for the Study of the Liver in 2012.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicine, Food and Drug Administration

WSOCTV

Papa John's to pay Cabarrus, Meck. counties after hepatitis scare

Cabarrus and Mecklenburg county leaders said Papa John's restaurant owes them money after they stepped in to help with a hepatitis A scare.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Vaccinations

EurekAlert!

Transmission of hepatitis C virus following antiviral treatment

Millions of people throughout the world are infected with hepatitis C virus . Left untreated, infection results in serious complications such as cirrhosis of the liver and cancer.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

CNN

Forgotten vials of smallpox virus found

Before the term "vaccination" was coined, millions died every year from infectious diseases such as smallpox, tuberculosis and yellow fever.

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Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Food and Drug Administration, Health, Chickenpox

Pharma Marketing Blog

Has Gilead's Director of Regulatory Affairs Been Hiding Under a...

At the end of June, the FDA sent a Notice of Violation letter to Naumann Chaudry, Director, Regulatory Affairs Advertising and Promotion at Gilead Sciences, citing a sponsored link on Google for VIREAD .

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Related Topix: Biotech, Medicine, Gilead Sciences, Healthcare Industry, Viread, Tenofovir (generic), Startups, AdMob, Health

BioMed Central

Aloe vera attenuated liver injury in mice with acetaminophen-induced hepatitis

An overdose of the acetaminophen causes liver injury. This study aims to examine the anti-oxidative, anti-inflammatory effects of Aloe vera in mice with acetaminophen induced hepatitis.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

WireNews+Co

Liver Detox Drops - The Natural Alternative By Vitamin Prime

It has been said that nothing is more important and crucial to a healthy body than a good and clean liver It has been said that nothing is more important and crucial to a healthy body than a good and clean liver.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Sunday Herald

Hepatitis C testing call as thousands feared to be unaware they have the illness

About 38,000 people live with chronic Hepatitis C in Scotland and it is estimated a further 18,000 are unaware they have the blood-borne virus, which can infect and seriously damage the liver, according to Health Protection Scotland statistics.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

GastroHep.com

Screening for Hepatitis B infection in adolescents and adults

This month's issue of the Annals of Internal Medicine reports on the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement on screening for Hepatitis B virus infection.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

The Standard

Intravenous drug users warned on hepatitis C peril

Half of intravenous drug users in Hong Kong tested by health authorities have hepatitis C, a disease that can lead to liver cirrhosis and cancer.

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Information Technology

Japan Approves First All-Oral, Interferon- and Ribavirin-Free...

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced today that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has approved Daklinza , a potent, pan-genotypic NS5A replication complex inhibitor , and Sunvepra , a NS3/4A protease inhibitor, providing a new treatment that can lead to cure for many patients in Japan who currently have no treatment options.

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Related Topix: Biotech, Bristol Myers Squibb, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Bloomsbury Publishing, Publishing, Media, Medarex, Health, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pharmaceuticals

Wall Street Journal

Japan Approves Bristol-Myers Squibb's Hepatitis C Treatment

Japan has approved Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.' s all-oral Daklinza and Sunvepra dual regimen to treat hepatitis C, the company said Monday.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Canada.com

Worldwide, millions of people die each year because they cannot afford medicines.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, North America, Canada, World News

Canada.com

Stephen Cornish: The TPP could be a blow to public health

Around 1,200 people didn't mind getting their undies wet for a good cause on Saturday at the BC Cancer Foundation's Underwear Affair.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Medicaid, North America, Canada, World News

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