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Randomized controlled trial of pegylated interferon-alfa 2a and ribavirin in treatment-naive chronic hepatitis C genotype 6.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21038410     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: There was no significant difference in SVR rates in patients with HCV genotype 6 treated with PEG IFN-α2a and RBV for 24 versus 48 weeks.
Authors:
Khoa D Lam; Huy N Trinh; Son T Do; Thuan T Nguyen; Ruel T Garcia; Tuan Nguyen; Quang Q Phan; Huy A Nguyen; Khanh K Nguyen; Long H Nguyen; Mindie H Nguyen
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.)     Volume:  52     ISSN:  1527-3350     ISO Abbreviation:  Hepatology     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-01     Completed Date:  2010-11-24     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8302946     Medline TA:  Hepatology     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1573-80     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Pacific Health Foundation, San Jose, CA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Aged
Antiviral Agents / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
California
Female
Genotype
Hepacivirus / genetics
Hepatitis C, Chronic / drug therapy*,  genetics*,  pathology
Humans
Interferon-alpha / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
Male
Middle Aged
Polyethylene Glycols / adverse effects,  therapeutic use*
Recombinant Proteins
Safety
Texas
Viral Load
Young Adult
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antiviral Agents; 0/Interferon-alpha; 0/Polyethylene Glycols; 0/Recombinant Proteins; 0/peginterferon alfa-2a; 76543-88-9/interferon alfa-2a
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Hepatology. 2011 Apr;53(4):1403; author reply 1403   [PMID:  21480349 ]

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