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Genotyping Hepatitis Virus, New Developments and Clinical Impact

1st Mmrf Meeting on Viral Hepatitis in Asia, Tokyo, January 2003, Special Issue Intervirology 2003, No. 6 (Intervirology)

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Published by S Karger Pub .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hepatology,
  • Infectious & contagious diseases,
  • Medical microbiology & virology,
  • Medical

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsM. Mizokami (Editor), Y. Miyakawa (Editor), H. Kumada (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12931642M
    ISBN 103805577141
    ISBN 109783805577144

      The hepatitis B virus (HBV) has been classified into eight genotypes (A-H) based on intergenotypic divergence of at least 8% in the complete nucleotide sequence or more than 4% in the S gene. To facilitate the investigation of the relationship between the efficacy of drug treatment and the mutation with specific genotype of HBV, we have established a new genotyping Cited by: Sulkowski M, Hezode C, Gerstoft J, et al. Efficacy and safety of 8 weeks versus 12 weeks of treatment with grazoprevir (MK) and elbasvir (MK) with or without ribavirin in patients with hepatitis C virus genotype 1 mono-infection and HIV/hepatitis C virus co-infection (C-WORTHY): a randomised, open-label phase 2 trial.

    Justin Beardsley, in Infectious Diseases (Fourth Edition), Hepatitis C. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) accounts for 3–5% of acute infectious hepatitis cases in Nepal. Data are limited, but most infections are due to genotypes 1 or 3. HCV has a low risk of sexual transmission and is predominantly transmitted via blood, blood products and intravenous drug use.   Around – million individuals have hepatitis C virus (HCV), which represents ~ 3% of the world population, including ~ 3–5 million people in the USA. According to the WHO regional office in the Middle East, Egypt has the highest prevalence in the world, with 7% prevalence in adults. There had been no effective vaccine for HCV; a combination of PEG Cited by: 4.

    Taken together, Hepatitis B and D Protocols, Volume 1: Detection, Genotypes, and Characterization and Volume 2: Immunology, Model Systems, and Clinical Studies offer both new and experienced investigators an encyclopedic collection of powerful tools for studying HBV and HDV infections, as well as an essential resource for finding new therapies. Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a hepatotropic RNA virus that causes progressive liver damage, which might result in liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Cited by:


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Genotyping Hepatitis Virus: New Developments and Clinical Impact: 1st MMRF Meeting on Viral Hepatitis in Asia, Tokyo, January Proceedings (Intervirology) [M. Mizokami, Y. Miyakawa, H. Kumada] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Special Topic Issue: IntervirologyVol. 46, No. 6 The First Miyakawa Memorial Research Foundation (MMRF) Meeting on Viral Hepatitis. Hepatitis B genotyping is important for the clinical management of the disease, because HBV genotype is correlated with the replication of the virus, its activity in the liver.

Viral hepatitis caused by hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection is a worldwide Genotyping Hepatitis Virus in most cases, it causes an acute self-limited illness. The nucleotide sequence analysis of HAV has classified the virus in seven different genotypes, which include human (I-III and VII Cited by: Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) infection is a global health problem: an estimated two billion people (one-third of the global population) have been infected with HBV at some point in their life; of these, more than million suffer from chronic HBV infection, resulting in overdeaths each year, mainly from cirrhosis or liver by: 1.

Introduction. Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infects nearly two billion people worldwide. 1 Approximatelydeaths occur every year as a result of the acute Genotyping Hepatitis Virus chronic consequences of HBV infection.

1 Disease chronicity rates are ≤5% in generally healthy infected adults and 80–90% in perinatally infected children. 2 Chronic HBV affects nearly million Cited by: We report a new hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotype identified in patients originating from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The prototype QC69 virus is shown to be a new lineage distinct from genotypes 1 to 6.

‘The Hot Zone: The Terrifying True Story of the Origins of the Ebola Virus,’ by Richard Preston “The scenes in ‘The Hot Zone,’ a riveting new Author: Tina Jordan. Investigators of HCV genotyping have used sequence analysis of HCV NS5, core, E1, and 5′ UTRs.

However, direct sequencing is impractical on a large scale because of the complexity of the procedure. Even with the introduction of automated sequencing methods that do not require radioactive isotopes, Cited by: HCV Amplification kit (LiPA), the VERSANT ® HCV Genotype Assay (LiPA) are.

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Cholestatic Liver Disease. Cystic Diseases of the Liver. Drug-induced Liver Injury. Experimental Models of Liver Disease. Gallbladder Diseases. Genetic liver Diseases. Hepatic Involvement of Systemic Diseases. Hepatic Neoplasms. Infectious Liver Diseases and Microbiome. Liver Development and Regeneration.

Liver Disease in Pregnancy. 67 The mechanism of action of each new agent should be elucidated. In -vitro activity against different 68 HCV genotypes and subtypes should be characterised. The selection of resistance should be studied in 69 vitro for each genotype and the impact of mutations from wild -type on viral susceptibility sh ould be 70 investigated.

Introduction. Hepatitis C virus (HCV), the main cause of posttransfusion non-A, non-B hepatitis (Choo et al.,Kato et al.,Miller and Purcell, ), remains a major global problem, affecting million people is a positive-stranded kb RNA by:   The cobas® HCV GT is a new tool that accurately identifies Hepatitis C virus genotypes for clinical practice Article (PDF Available).

[72] Kao JH et al. () Genotypes and clinical ph enotypes of hepatitis B virus in patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infectio n. J Clin Microbiol. 40(4) 9. Hepatitis C Virus genotyping is a key component of proper clinical hepatitis C management. Genotyping, which includes at least subtyping that differentiates 1a and 1b subtypes, needs to be performed before starting antiviral therapy because choice of direct antiviral agents, the need to add ribavirin and treatment duration are directly influenced by HCV genotype Cited by: Molecular genotyping of hepatitis B virus.

Author links open has been the major target in antiviral drug development and a number of new agents are currently at different stages of clinical development.

The most advanced of these is a nucleotide analogue, adefovir, and early data suggest that emergence of resistance may be less of a problem Cited by: In the United States, prevalence of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is estimated to be million and is the leading cause of liver-related deaths, hepatocellular carcinoma, and liver transplant.

1 The primary mode of acquisition is percutaneous exposure to blood, including sharing of injection paraphernalia and a historically contaminated blood supply, which led to a Cited by:   Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a globally prevalent pathogen and a leading cause of death and morbidity.

1 The most recent estimates of disease burden show an increase in seroprevalence over the last 15 years to %, equating to > million infections worldwide.

2 Persistent HCV infection is associated with the development of liver cirrhosis, hepatocellular Cited by: Hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes refer to the genetic variations that occurs in the hepatitis C virus. Hepatitis C is a contagious disease that primarily affects the liver, causing severe damage as the disease progresses.

It is caused by the Hepatitis C virus, a small, enveloped RNA transmission of hepatitis C is through the contact with the blood of the infected. Genetic variability of the S gene of hepatitis B virus: clinical and diagnostic impact The influence of hepatitis B virus genotype on the development of lamivudine resistance during long-term treatment.

J Hepatol, 38 (), pp. A new genotype of hepatitis B virus: complete genome and phylogenetic relatedness. J Gen Virol, 81 Cited by: Title: Genetic Heterogeneity of Hepatitis Viruses and its Clinical Significance VOLUME: 4 ISSUE: 1 Author(s):A.

Alexopoulou and S. P. Dourakis Affiliation Achaias St, Athens, Greece. Keywords:hepatitis b virus, hepatitis c virus, hepatitis d virus, genotypes, clinical course, interferon treatment, nucleoside analogues Abstract: The genetic heterogeneity of hepatitis B virus .The advancement in hepatitis C virus (HCV) therapeutics has been profoundly enhanced by an improved understanding of viral life cycle in host cells, development .