Direct-Acting Antivirals & HCV

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Two Agents New direct-acting antivirals cross a major hurdle                       The Antiviral Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

African Americans & HCV

"Race" Matters Researchers study disparities when it comes to African Americans & HCV by Larry Buhl               A growing number of clinicians and researchers want the African-American community...

Hep C & Adult Films

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Hep X Does the porn industry have a hepatitis problem? Actors who work for legitimate adult entertainment producers, who are mostly based in...

HCV Data Sharing

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Three Steps New hep C data sharing may lead to more testing Last year the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

ACA & HCV Care

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Location, Location, Location How will the Affordable Care Act affect HCV care? In October, open enrollment for state-based health insurance marketplaces as...

Hep C & the War on Drugs

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl The War on Common Sense A new report advocates decriminalizing drug use to reduce Hep C The so-called “war on drugs” is...

Interferon-Free C

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl <strong>Warp Speeds <p> CROI researchers predict oral-only interferon-free treatment by 2014</strong><p> <a href="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg"><img src="http://aumag.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/warp_speed.jpg" alt="warp_speed" width="600" height="450" class="alignleft size-full wp-image-7443" /></a><p> Advances leading...

Man to Man

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl For MSMs: treatment hope for HCV—and a warning There’s more evidence of the effectiveness of new antiretroviral drugs in treating the...

Invisible Disease

Hep Talk by Larry Buhl Organizations shine a light on HCV in jails and prisons The percentage of people chronically infected with hepatitis C (HCV) in...

The Silent C

A new recommendation report provides a global look at hepatitis C Hep Talk by Larry Buhl There’s good news and bad news about the hepatitis C...

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