New Drug Helps Hepatitis C Patients Start Antiviral Therapy

Thu, 02 Nov 2006 01:00 PM EST

... A new drug that stimulates the production of blood platelets can enable patients infected with hepatitis C virus to take other antiviral medications they previously could not take to fight the disease, according to the results of a clinical trial led by a Duke University Medical Center researcher.Hepatitis C attacks the liver. [click link for full article] ...