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Cellular immunity and acute hepatitis C infection.

Abstract:

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infects an estimated 170 million people globally and persistent infection within the liver is the usual outcome of infection. The resulting liver disease leads to substantial morbidity and to date no vaccine exists. Furthermore the treatments available are frequently ineffective. A minority of those exposed will however successfully control the virus and the factors that dictate this remain elusive. The events that occur in the immediate and early phase post exposure a...

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10.2174/138161208784746806

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Medicine, Experimental Medicine Division, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
Current pharmaceutical design
Volume:
14
Issue:
17
Pages:
1666-1677
Publication date:
2008
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EISSN:
1873-4286
ISSN:
1381-6128
URN:
uuid:a7a73ba9-38c3-459f-8e0e-b366dfe19dd9
Source identifiers:
11063
Local pid:
pubs:11063

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