Hepatitis Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Hepatitis A case reported at PB restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | 10News

    County health officials are warning customers of a Pacific Beach restaurant that they may have been exposed to a person with hepatitis A on several specific dates and times. Health officials said they believe people who consumed food or beverages at World Famous restaurant might have been exposed on the following dates and time periods: -- August 28, 29, 30: Between 3 p.m.-11 p.m. -- Sept.

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  2. 'Exciting' discovery on path to develop new type of vaccine to treat global virusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | EurekAlert!

    Scientists at the University of Southampton have made a significant discovery in efforts to develop a vaccine against Zika, dengue and Hepatitis C viruses that affect millions of people around the world. In a study published in Science Immunology , researchers have shown that natural killer cells , which are a fundamental part of the body's immune system, can recognise many different viruses including global pathogens such as Zika, dengue and Hepatitis C viruses, through a single receptor called KIR2DS2.

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  3. .com | Homeless people also have a right to dignityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | News24

    ... matter, you can contract numerous diseases from living near sewerage such as; cholera, E coli, salmonella and even hepatitis A and E. And the effects of these health risks are evident in the community as many children are becoming ill. Even deaths ...

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  4. North America Infectious Disease Therapeutics Market Segment-level analysisRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Emailwire.com

    ... system which targets the causative agent. Infectious diseases such as malaria, HIV, tuberculosis, influenza, hepatitis A and salmonella pose a major challenge for public. View Full Report @ http://www.marketda ...

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  5. North America Antiviral Drugs Market Industry AnalysisRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | Emailwire.com

    ... & Reverse Transcriptase. These drugs are used to prevent or cure different viral infections such as HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, influenza, and other viral infections. North America region is leading market for Antiviral Drugs and the growth trend is likely ...

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  6. Contrasting Eiger BioPharmaceuticals (EIGR) & Its RivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... commercialization of products for the treatment of orphan diseases. Its pipeline includes Sarasar (lonafarnib) for hepatitis delta virus (HDV), exendin (9-39) for severe hypoglycemia, and Bestatin (ubenimex) for pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) ...

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  7. 5 New FDA Approvals to Know from August 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Pharmacy Times

    ... and pibrentasvir (Mavyret) on August 3, 2017.3 Mavyret is indicated for the treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis C (HCV) genotypes 1-6 without cirrhosis or with mild cirrhosis, including those with moderate-to-severe kidney disease and those ...

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  8. Can tomatoes protect us from alcohol's effects?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Medical News Today

    Whether in a juice, a salad, or a sauce, studies show that tomatoes can fight off the damage we inflict on ourselves when we drink alcohol. Tomatoes may not save you from the headache , dizziness, and bloodshot eyes that are the telltale signs of the morning after the big night out, but research shows that tomatoes can shield your brain and liver from the havoc that alcohol wreaks on these organs.

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  9. Two Alaskan studies show benefit of hepatitis vaccination programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Updated research presented at this year's World Indigenous Peoples' Conference on Viral Hepatitis in Anchorage, Alaska, USA shows that the universal hepatitis B vaccination programme introduced for all newborn Alaskan children in the 1980s has wiped out hepatitis B infection and liver cancer cases associated with the infection. The study is by Dr Brian McMahon, Director of the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Hepatitis Program, Anchorage, AK, USA and colleagues at ANTHC including Dr Rosalyn Singleton.

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  10. How is hepatitis C transmitted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Medical News Today

    When someone has the hepatitis C virus, they may experience an acute hepatitis C infection, which is a relatively mild illness. However, most cases of hepatitis C are only found once the illness has become chronic, by which time an individual may have it for the rest of their life.

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  11. Experimental drug reverses obesity-related liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Medical News Today

    A drug developed at the University of Rochester Medical Center protected mice from one of the many ills of our cheeseburger and milkshake-laden Western diet - non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. In a study published in the journal JCI Insights , scientists report that a drug called "URMC-099" reversed liver inflammation , injury and scarring in animals fed a diet high in fat, sugar and cholesterol .

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  12. FDA approves Vosevi for Hepatitis CRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Medical News Today

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Vosevi to treat adults with chronic hepatitis C virus genotypes 1-6 without cirrhosis or with mild cirrhosis. Vosevi is a fixed-dose, combination tablet containing two previously approved drugs - sofosbuvir and velpatasvir - and a new drug, voxilaprevir.

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  13. Should we screen for cirrhosis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Recent guidelines are right to recommend screening high risk patients for cirrhosis , say liver specialists Mark Hudson at Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, and Nick Sheron at Southampton General Hospital. They say liver disease will probably overtake heart disease to become the commonest cause of death in working age people in the next year or so, mainly because it develops without signs or symptoms and options to tackle alcohol and obesity - the commonest causes of liver disease - are limited.

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  14. Study reveals cells can be reprogrammed to repair severe liver injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... five causes of premature death in the UK. Chronic liver disease can have many causes, including viruses such as hepatitis , toxicity from drugs such as paracetamol, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. The research was funded by the MRC and the UK ...

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  15. Chronic liver inflammation linked to Western dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Medical News Today

    A new study in The American Journal of Pathology reports that mice fed a Western diet, which is high in fat and sugar, resulted in hepatic inflammation , especially in males. Moreover, liver inflammation was most pronounced in Western diet-fed male mice that also lacked farnesoid x receptor , a bile acid receptor.

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  16. Graft-versus-host disease: Types, treatment, and outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | Medical News Today

    ... in some cases. Doctors will discuss a person's outlook individually, basing outcomes on several factors. Hepatitis C (HCV) affects thousands of Americans each year. Learn all about the signs and symptoms of the condition here, as well as treatment ...

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  17. Artificial bile ducts successfully grown in lab and transplanted into ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Cambridge scientists have developed a new method for growing and transplanting artificial bile ducts that could in future be used to help treat liver disease in children, reducing the need for liver transplantation. In research published in the journal Nature Medicine , the researchers grew 3D cellular structure which, once transplanted into mice, developed into normal, functioning bile ducts.

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  18. Right-sided colorectal tumours: An internal radiation advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Medical News Today

    For patients with colorectal cancer that has metastasized to the liver, having a primary tumour on the left side, as opposed to the right side of the colon, is known to be a significant advantage in terms of treatment response. But now a new study, presented here at the ESMO 19th World Congress on Gastrointestinal Cancer, suggests this imbalance may be at least partially redressed.

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  19. Study sheds light on immune responses driving obesity-induced liver diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Medical News Today

    New findings from mouse models reveal that the type of immune response that helps maintain healthy metabolism in fatty tissues, called type 2 immunity, also drives obesity-induced nonalcoholic fatty liver disease . The work, led by scientists at the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases , part of the National Institutes of Health, shows that the inflammatory environment in the fatty liver is more complex than previously thought.

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  20. Study uncovers link between male hormones and metabolic disease in polycystic ovary syndromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Medical News Today

    Scientists from the University of Birmingham have discovered the link between increased male hormones and metabolic complications such as diabetes and fatty liver disease in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome . The research, published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism , shows that an enzyme that activates male hormones in the fat tissue of PCOS women drives their risk to develop other metabolic health complications.

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