Study examines technique to prevent HCV spread

03/18/2009 | U.S. News & World Report

U.S. researchers said they pinpointed 96 genes linked to the replication of the hepatitis C virus. They also were able to prevent the spread of the virus by blocking several of the genes using small interfering RNAs. If validated in additional studies, the process could be used as a treatment for HCV infection along with other antiviral drugs, the study authors said.

View Full Article in:

U.S. News & World Report

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Product Development Manager, Disposable Medical Products
ASAHI INTECC, Orange County CA R&D Center
Santa Ana, CA
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA
Director, Office of Device Evaluation
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Director, Office of Compliance
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD