Closer to micro-elimination of HCV in Russian adolescents and children


The REACH Consortium has just published the results of a multi-centre survey, aimed at assessing the uptake of Direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for the treatment of HCV in children and adolescents living in Russia. The article is available as Open access in the Journal of Virus Eradication.

DAAs, new drugs used to treat chronic HCV, have demonstrated high rates of cure with minimal toxicity when compared to interferon-based regimens.

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Modelling CD4 T Cell Recovery in Hepatitis C and HIV Co-infected Children Receiving Antiretroviral Therapy


Authors: Adedeji O MajekodunmiClaire ThorneRuslan MalyutaAlla VolokhaRobin E CallardNigel J KleinJoanna LewisEuropean Paediatric HIV/HCV Co-infection Study group in the European Pregnancy and Paediatric HIV Cohort Collaboration and the Ukraine Paediatric HIV Cohort Study in EuroCoord

Published in: Pediatr Infect Dis J.

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