The latest research & treatment news about Hepatitis C infection, diagnosis, symptoms and treatment.

Hepatitis C Treatments/Therapies

Breakthrough HCV Therapy?

May 12, 2005

Vertex has been getting press on VX-950 for some time. Early tests were good which led to this Phase 1b study. If all remains well with this drug it could be a major step forward in the process of treating Hepatitis c. Stay tuned...

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Phase 1 Trial of Tarvacin

May 11, 2005

Another experimental anti HCV drug in the pipeline! The more companies working on a solution, the greater the odds of a practical treatment for HCV genotype 1.

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Fibrotest vs. Biopsy

May 2, 2005

While primarily about Hyperlipidemia, this article verifies that FibroTest has been validated in chronic Hepatitis c. So, why are doctors still using biopsies???

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