The ultimate aim of HBV cure regimens should be the eradication of the virus. However, functional cure may be a more realistic goal. A combination of strategies which target the viral replication cycle and enhance the immune response will most likely be required. More.
HBV Cure FAQs are short videos, aimed at empowering the community by equipping them with the knowledge needed to understand the HBV cure research that is taking place for their benefit. More.
The World Health Organization has stated that viral hepatitis is an international public health challenge comparable to other major communicable diseases, including HIV, tuberculosis and malaria. Chronic HBV infection results in 887,000 death per year from cirrhosis and liver cancer. More.
Really great HBV Community session at the International HBV Meeting in Paris last week!
Elevating & including the voices of People Living with #HBV is so important as we do research for #HBV cure.
Check out the recording: https://vimeo.com/752513121
Can integration reduce #stigma in #hepatitis? What lessons can be learned from #HIV?
Join our president @DanjumaAdda at #COLDA 9:20am CEST tomorrow, as he shares insights on how integration can contribute towards the elimination of #viralhepatitis in Africa. #HepCantWait