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Hepatitis C

Welcome to Hepatitis C Management Discussion Board! The Hepatitis C Management Discussion Board provides Infectious Disease Clinicians a platform to connect with colleagues to exchange information, case studies, complications, and new developments on matters concerning hepatitis C treatment and management. Certain case studies will be developed into clinical vignettes and will be available to Infectious Disease Clinicians for future reference. Please be respectful of all participants and their respective comments. Please read our Terms of Use and Discussion Forum Guidelines.


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J&J, Medivir gain FDA OK for new hep C therapy simeprevir
Posted: Monday, November 25, 2013 1:07 PM
Joined: 2/20/2013
Posts: 40

"Johnson & Johnson and its partner Medivir won a green light from the FDA late on Friday to begin marketing their hepatitis C drug simeprevir, which will now be sold as Olysio. The protease inhibitor is in the same class of drugs as Incivek and Victrelis, the two dominant therapies which will soon be pushed aside by a new wave of all-oral cocktails that will eliminate the need for interferon."

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