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    January 2020
  1. RIVERO-JUAREZ A, Guijo-Rubio D, Tellez F, Palacios R, et al
    Using machine learning methods to determine a typology of patients with HIV-HCV infection to be treated with antivirals.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227188.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  2. HAMDI M, Abdel-Bar HM, Elmowafy E, Al-Jamal KT, et al
    An integrated vitamin E-coated polymer hybrid nanoplatform: A lucrative option for an enhanced in vitro macrophage retention for an anti-hepatitis B therapeutic prospect.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227231.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  3. TSAI WL, Wang CF, Cheng JS, Chen WC, et al
    Sofosbuvir-based regimen for genotype 2 HCV infected patients in Taiwan: A real world experience.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227424.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  4. SHAO LN, Zhang ST, Wang N, Yu WJ, et al
    Platelet indices significantly correlate with liver fibrosis in HCV-infected patients.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227544.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  5. WEITZEL T, Rodriguez F, Noriega LM, Marcotti A, et al
    Hepatitis B and C virus infection among HIV patients within the public and private healthcare systems in Chile: A cross-sectional serosurvey.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227776.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  6. GOOD SS, Moussa A, Zhou XJ, Pietropaolo K, et al
    Preclinical evaluation of AT-527, a novel guanosine nucleotide prodrug with potent, pan-genotypic activity against hepatitis C virus.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227104.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  7. NUTINI MFR, Hunter J, Giron L, Pires AFNPC, et al
    HCV genotype profile in Brazil of mono-infected and HIV co-infected individuals: A survey representative of an entire country.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227082.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  8. LIU GY, Tang O, Brotman DJ, Miller ER 3rd, et al
    Gamma gap thresholds and HIV, hepatitis C, and monoclonal gammopathy.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0224977.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  9. FU B, Ji Y, Hu S, Ren T, et al
    Efficacy and safety of anti-viral therapy for Hepatitis B virus-associated glomerulonephritis: A meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227532.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  10. VINIKOOR MJ, Sinkala E, Kanunga A, Muchimba M, et al
    Eligibility for hepatitis B antiviral therapy among adults in the general population in Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227041.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  11. HUHN GD, Ramgopal M, Jain MK, Hinestrosa F, et al
    HIV/HCV therapy with ledipasvir/sofosbuvir after randomized switch to emtricitabine-tenofovir alafenamide-based single-tablet regimens.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0224875.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  12. SAINE ME, Moore TM, Szymczak JE, Bamford LP, et al
    Validation of a modified Berger HIV stigma scale for use among patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228471.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  13. PATEL SV, Jayaweera DT, Althoff KN, Eron JJ, et al
    Real-world efficacy of direct acting antiviral therapies in patients with HIV/HCV.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228847.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  14. WAN YM, Li ZQ, Liu C, He YF, et al
    Mesenchymal stem cells reduce alcoholic hepatitis in mice via suppression of hepatic neutrophil and macrophage infiltration, and of oxidative stress.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228889.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  15. LEE KS, Quintiliani L, Heinz A, Johnson NL, et al
    A financial incentive program to improve appointment attendance at a safety-net hospital-based primary care hepatitis C treatment program.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228767.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  16. CARVALHO-GOMES A, Cubells A, Pallares C, Hontangas V, et al
    A population-based screening for hepatitis C antibodies and active infection using a point-of-care test in a low prevalence area.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228351.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  17. MODIYINJI AF, Sanding GMAM, Atsama MA, Monamele CG, et al
    Serological and molecular investigation of hepatitis E virus in pigs reservoirs from Cameroon reveals elevated seroprevalence and presence of genotype 3.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229073.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  18. SIRINAWASATIEN A, Techasirioangkun T
    Sofosbuvir-based regimens in the treatment of patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection: Real-world efficacy in Thailand.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229517.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  19. CASTRO R, Perazzo H, de Araujo LAMM, Gutierres IG, et al
    Effectiveness of implementing a decentralized delivery of hepatitis C virus treatment with direct-acting antivirals: A systematic review with meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229143.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  20. LIN SF, Tung SY, Wei KL, Chen CH, et al
    Clinical utility of hepatitis C virus core antigen assay in the monitoring of direct-acting antivirals for chronic hepatitis C.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229994.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  21. ZHAO Y, Chen YL, Song HQ, Huang PY, et al
    Effects of maternal hepatitis B surface antigen positive status on the pregnancy outcomes: A retrospective study in Xiamen, China, 2011-2018.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229732.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  22. SCHMIDBAUER C, Schubert R, Schutz A, Schwanke C, et al
    Directly observed therapy for HCV with glecaprevir/pibrentasvir alongside opioid substitution in people who inject drugs-First real world data from Austria.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229239.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  23. STEFFEN G, Sperle I, Leendertz SA, Sarma N, et al
    The epidemiology of Hepatitis B, C and D in Germany: A scoping review.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229166.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  24. MARCELLIN P, Xie Q, Woon Paik S, Flisiak R, et al
    Final analysis of the international observational S-Collate study of peginterferon alfa-2a in patients with chronic hepatitis B.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230893.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  25. KHAN HU, Khan S, Shah MA, Attaullah S, et al
    Pre-existing resistance associated polymorphisms to NS3 protease inhibitors in treatment naive HCV positive Pakistani patients.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231480.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  26. DOMINGUEZ-RODRIGUEZ S, Prieto L, Fernandez McPhee C, Illan-Ramos M, et al
    Perinatal HCV Transmission Rate in HIV/HCV Coinfected women with access to ART in Madrid, Spain.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230109.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  27. PAZGAN-SIMON M, Kukla M, Zuwala-Jagiello J, Derra A, et al
    Serum visfatin and vaspin levels in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0227459.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  28. PRINSENBERG T, Rebers S, Boyd A, Zuure F, et al
    Dried blood spot self-sampling at home is a feasible technique for hepatitis C RNA detection.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231385.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  29. CHIU SM, Tsai MC, Lin CY, Chen CH, et al
    Serial changes of renal function after directly acting antivirals treatment for chronic hepatitis C: A 1-year follow-up study after treatment.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231102.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  30. KRACHT PAM, Arends JE, Hoepelman AIM, Vervoort SCJM, et al
    The balancing perspective of hard-to-reach hepatitis C patients who were lost to follow-up: A qualitative study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230756.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  31. PRATEDRAT P, Chuaypen N, Nimsamer P, Payungporn S, et al
    Diagnostic and prognostic roles of circulating miRNA-223-3p in hepatitis B virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232211.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  32. DORTEY BA, Anaba EA, Lassey AT, Damale NKR, et al
    Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B virus infection and associated factors among pregnant women at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232208.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  33. ADAM A, Fusheini A
    Knowledge, risk of infection, and vaccination status of hepatitis B virus among rural high school students in Nanumba North and South Districts of Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231930.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  34. WAKE T, Tateishi R, Fukumoto T, Nakagomi R, et al
    Improved liver function in patients with cirrhosis due to chronic hepatitis C virus who achieve sustained virologic response is not accompanied by increased liver volume.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0231836.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  35. RAMDASI AY, Arankalle VA
    The expression patterns of immune response genes in the Peripheral Blood Mononuclear cells of pregnant women presenting with subclinical or clinical HEV infection are different and trimester-dependent: A whole transcriptome analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0228068.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  36. WON YK, Kang KS, Gonzalez YS, Razavi H, et al
    A tool to measure the impact of inaction toward elimination of hepatitis C: A case study in Korea.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232186.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  37. HOSKING K, Stewart G, Mobsby M, Skov S, et al
    Data linkage and computerised algorithmic coding to enhance individual clinical care for Aboriginal people living with chronic hepatitis B in the Northern Territory of Australia - Is it feasible?
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232207.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  38. BANCHA B, Kinfe AA, Chanko KP, Workie SB, et al
    Prevalence of hepatitis B viruses and associated factors among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in public hospitals of Wolaita Zone, South Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232653.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  39. PIECHA F, Ganssler JM, Ozga AK, Wehmeyer MH, et al
    Treatment and re-treatment results of HCV patients in the DAA era.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232773.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  40. PHILIP G, Djerboua M, Carlone D, Flemming JA, et al
    Validation of a hierarchical algorithm to define chronic liver disease and cirrhosis etiology in administrative healthcare data.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229218.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  41. AKHTAR S, Nasir JA, Usman M, Sarwar A, et al
    The prevalence of hepatitis C virus in hemodialysis patients in Pakistan: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232931.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  42. RUIZ-EXTREMERA A, Diaz-Alcazar MDM, Munoz-Gamez JA, Cabrera-Lafuente M, et al
    Seroprevalence and epidemiology of hepatitis B and C viruses in pregnant women in Spain. Risk factors for vertical transmission.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233528.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  43. NGUYEN DT, Tran TTT, Nghiem NM, Le PT, et al
    Effectiveness of sofosbuvir based direct-acting antiviral regimens for chronic hepatitis C virus genotype 6 patients: Real-world experience in Vietnam.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233446.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  44. POILIL SURENDRAN S, George Thomas R, Moon MJ, Park R, et al
    Effect of hepato-toxins in the acceleration of hepatic fibrosis in hepatitis B mice.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232619.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  45. ISMAIL MB, Al Kassaa I, El Safadi D, Al Omari S, et al
    Prevalence of anti-hepatitis E virus IgG antibodies in sera from hemodialysis patients in Tripoli, Lebanon.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233256.
    PubMed     Abstract available

    January 2019
  46. FOSTER GR, Asselah T, Kopecky-Bromberg S, Lei Y, et al
    Safety and efficacy of glecaprevir/pibrentasvir for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C in patients aged 65 years or older.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208506.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  47. POPPING S, Hullegie SJ, Boerekamps A, Rijnders BJA, et al
    Early treatment of acute hepatitis C infection is cost-effective in HIV-infected men-who-have-sex-with-men.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210179.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  48. YEN YH, Kee KM, Chen CH, Hu TH, et al
    Sustained virological response and metabolic risk factors are associated with mortality in patients with chronic hepatitis C.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208858.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  49. BRENNER N, Mentzer AJ, Butt J, Braband KL, et al
    Validation of Multiplex Serology for human hepatitis viruses B and C, human T-lymphotropic virus 1 and Toxoplasma gondii.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210407.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  50. KONERMAN MA, Beste LA, Van T, Liu B, et al
    Machine learning models to predict disease progression among veterans with hepatitis C virus.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208141.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  51. SHTEYER E, Shekhtman L, Zinger T, Harari S, et al
    Modeling suggests that microliter volumes of contaminated blood caused an outbreak of hepatitis C during computerized tomography.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210173.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  52. MANE A, Sacks J, Sharma S, Singh H, et al
    Evaluation of five rapid diagnostic tests for detection of antibodies to hepatitis C virus (HCV): A step towards scale-up of HCV screening efforts in India.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210556.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  53. XIAO Y, Shen M, Ma S, Wen SW, et al
    The association between inter-twin birth weight discordance and hepatitis C: The United States 2011-2015 twin birth registration data.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211683.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  54. SHILI-MASMOUDI S, Sogni P, de Ledinghen V, Esterle L, et al
    Increased liver stiffness is associated with mortality in HIV/HCV coinfected subjects: The French nationwide ANRS CO13 HEPAVIH cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211286.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  55. SHTEYER E, Shekhtman L, Zinger T, Harari S, et al
    Correction: Modeling suggests that microliter volumes of contaminated blood caused an outbreak of hepatitis C during computerized tomography.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212252.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  56. SHENGE JA, Odaibo GN, Olaleye DO
    Phylogenetic analysis of hepatitis C virus among HIV/ HCV co-infected patients in Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210724.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  57. ANABIRE NG, Aryee PA, Abdul-Karim A, Abdulai IB, et al
    Prevalence of malaria and hepatitis B among pregnant women in Northern Ghana: Comparing RDTs with PCR.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0210365.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  58. ARENDS RM, Nelwan EJ, Soediro R, van Crevel R, et al
    Associations between impulsivity, risk behavior and HIV, HBV, HCV and syphilis seroprevalence among female prisoners in Indonesia: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0207970.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  59. YANG RF, Liu Y, Zhao CY, Ding YX, et al
    A novel point-of-care oral anti-HCV assay: Is it reliable for screening hepatitis C virus infection in the era of direct-acting antivirals?
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211795.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  60. HANSEN JF, Christiansen KM, Staugaard B, Moessner BK, et al
    Combining liver stiffness with hyaluronic acid provides superior prognostic performance in chronic hepatitis C.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212036.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  61. REUSCHEL E, Jilg W, Seelbach-Goebel B, Deml L, et al
    Comparative purification and characterization of hepatitis B virus-like particles produced by recombinant vaccinia viruses in human hepatoma cells and human primary hepatocytes.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212800.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  62. SKOGLUND C, Lagging M, Castedal M
    No need to discontinue hepatitis C virus therapy at the time of liver transplantation.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211437.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  63. PETRUZZIELLO A, Sabatino R, Loquercio G, Guzzo A, et al
    Nine-year distribution pattern of hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes in Southern Italy.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212033.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  64. TAKEUCHI F, Ikeda S, Tsukamoto Y, Iwasawa Y, et al
    Screening for inhibitor of episomal DNA identified dicumarol as a hepatitis B virus inhibitor.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212233.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  65. VILLAR LM, Geloneze B, Vasques ACJ, Pires MLE, et al
    Prevalence of hepatitis B and hepatitis C among diabetes mellitus type 2 individuals.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0211193.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  66. JANG Y, Ahn SH, Lee K, Lee J, et al
    Psychometric evaluation of the Korean version of the Hepatitis B Quality of Life Questionnaire.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213001.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  67. GRANADOS-GARCIA V, Flores YN, Diaz-Trejo LI, Mendez-Sanchez L, et al
    Estimating the prevalence of hepatitis C among intravenous drug users in upper middle income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212558.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  68. GANOVA-RAEVA L, Dimitrova Z, Alexiev I, Punkova L, et al
    HCV transmission in high-risk communities in Bulgaria.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212350.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  69. JONES EA, Linas BP, Truong V, Burgess JF, et al
    Budgetary impact analysis of a primary care-based hepatitis C treatment program: Effects of 340B Drug Pricing Program.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0213745.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  70. CHIU SY, Chung HJ, Chen YT, Huang MS, et al
    A nonsense mutant of the hepatitis B virus large S protein antagonizes multiple tumor suppressor pathways through c-Jun activation domain-binding protein1.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208665.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  71. LE NGOC C, Tran Thi Thanh T, Tran Thi Lan P, Nguyen Mai T, et al
    Differential prevalence and geographic distribution of hepatitis C virus genotypes in acute and chronic hepatitis C patients in Vietnam.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212734.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  72. HUANG CH, Wu LS, Jeng WJ, Cheng YF, et al
    In HCV-related liver cirrhosis, local pulse wave velocity increases and in decompensated patients correlates with poorer survival.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0212770.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  73. WIBABARA Y, Banura C, Kalyango J, Karamagi C, et al
    Hepatitis B vaccination status and associated factors among undergraduate students of Makerere University College of Health Sciences.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214732.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  74. BUGGISCH P, Wursthorn K, Stoehr A, Atanasov PK, et al
    Real-world effectiveness and safety of sofosbuvir/velpatasvir and ledipasvir/sofosbuvir hepatitis C treatment in a single centre in Germany.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214795.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  75. AHSAN A, Khan AZ, Javed H, Mirza S, et al
    Estimation of hepatitis C prevalence in the Punjab province of Pakistan: A retrospective study on general population.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214435.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  76. LEE YC, Hu TH, Hung CH, Lu SN, et al
    The change in liver stiffness, controlled attenuation parameter and fibrosis-4 index for chronic hepatitis C patients with direct-acting antivirals.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0214323.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  77. PETRUZZIELLO A, Sabatino R, Loquercio G, Guzzo A, et al
    Correction: Nine-year distribution pattern of hepatitis C virus (HCV) genotypes in Southern Italy.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215559.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  78. HANG PHAM TT, Le TX, Nguyen DT, Luu CM, et al
    Knowledge, attitudes and practices of hepatitis B prevention and immunization of pregnant women and mothers in northern Vietnam.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0208154.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  79. RAJAMOORTHY Y, Radam A, Taib NM, Rahim KA, et al
    Willingness to pay for hepatitis B vaccination in Selangor, Malaysia: A cross-sectional household survey.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215125.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  80. ANABIRE NG, Aryee PA, Abdul-Karim A, Quaye O, et al
    Impact of malaria and hepatitis B co-infection on clinical and cytokine profiles among pregnant women.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215550.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  81. BOATENG R, Mutocheluh M, Dompreh A, Obiri-Yeboah D, et al
    Sero-prevalence of Hepatitis B and C viral co-infections among HIV-1 infected ART-naive individuals in Kumasi, Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215377.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  82. LATTHAPHASAVANG V, Vanhems P, Ngo-Giang-Huong N, Sibounlang P, et al
    Perinatal hepatitis B virus transmission in Lao PDR: A prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215011.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  83. MIAO N, Zheng H, Sun X, Shen L, et al
    Enhanced sentinel surveillance for hepatitis B infection in 200 counties in China, 2013-2016.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215580.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  84. Retraction: Role of Hepatitis C Virus Induced Osteopontin in Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition, Migration and Invasion of Hepatocytes.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216026.

  85. Retraction: Activation of TGF-beta1 Promoter by Hepatitis C Virus-Induced AP-1 and Sp1: Role of TGF-beta1 in Hepatic Stellate Cell Activation and Invasion.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216025.

  86. CHIKOVANI I, Ompad DC, Uchaneishvili M, Sulaberidze L, et al
    On the way to Hepatitis C elimination in the Republic of Georgia-Barriers and facilitators for people who inject drugs for engaging in the treatment program: A formative qualitative study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216123.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  87. MPODY C, Thompson P, Tabala M, Ravelomanana NLR, et al
    Hepatitis B infection among pregnant and post-partum women living with HIV and on antiretroviral therapy in Kinshasa, DR Congo: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216293.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  88. YUAN Q, Wang F, Zheng H, Zhang G, et al
    Hepatitis B vaccination coverage among health care workers in China.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216598.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  89. COSTA VD, Brandao-Mello CE, Nunes EP, Dos Santos Silva PGC, et al
    Treatment of chronic HCV infection with DAAs in Rio de Janeiro/Brazil: SVR rates and baseline resistance analyses in NS5A and NS5B genes.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216327.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  90. COSSAIS S, Schwarzinger M, Pol S, Fontaine H, et al
    Quality of life in patients with chronic hepatitis C infection: Severe comorbidities and disease perception matter more than liver-disease stage.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215596.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  91. CHEN M, Ma Y, Chen H, Dai J, et al
    Complete genome sequencing and evolutionary analysis of HCV subtype 6xg from IDUs in Yunnan, China.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217010.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  92. MANGIA A, Piazzolla V, Giannelli A, Visaggi E, et al
    SVR12 rates higher than 99% after sofosbuvir/velpatasvir combination in HCV infected patients with F0-F1 fibrosis stage: A real world experience.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0215783.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  93. GEBOY AG, Nichols WL, Fernandez SJ, Desale S, et al
    Leveraging the electronic health record to eliminate hepatitis C: Screening in a large integrated healthcare system.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216459.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  94. WILHELM B, Waddell L, Greig J, Young I, et al
    Systematic review and meta-analysis of the seroprevalence of hepatitis E virus in the general population across non-endemic countries.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216826.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  95. CHAILLON A, Mehta SR, Hoenigl M, Solomon SS, et al
    Cost-effectiveness and budgetary impact of HCV treatment with direct-acting antivirals in India including the risk of reinfection.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217964.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  96. GASTALDI G, Gomes D, Schneiter P, Montet X, et al
    Treatment with direct-acting antivirals improves peripheral insulin sensitivity in non-diabetic, lean chronic hepatitis C patients.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217751.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  97. ROBERTS H, Boktor SW, Waller K, Daar ZS, et al
    Underreporting of Hepatitis B and C virus infections - Pennsylvania, 2001-2015.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217455.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  98. MEDIC S, Anastassopoulou C, Milosevic V, Dragnic N, et al
    Declining seroprevalence of hepatitis A in Vojvodina, Serbia.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217176.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  99. COFFIN PO, Santos GM, Behar E, Hern J, et al
    Randomized feasibility trial of directly observed versus unobserved hepatitis C treatment with ledipasvir-sofosbuvir among people who inject drugs.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217471.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  100. RODRIGUEZ-OSORIO I, Mena A, Meijide H, Morano L, et al
    Liver-related events and mortality among elderly patients with advanced chronic hepatitis C treated with direct-acting antivirals.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217052.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  101. PRABDIAL-SING N, Makhathini L, Smit SB, Manamela MJ, et al
    Hepatitis B sero-prevalence in children under 15 years of age in South Africa using residual samples from community-based febrile rash surveillance.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0217415.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  102. FURUTANI Y, Toguchi M, Shiozaki-Sato Y, Qin XY, et al
    An interferon-like small chemical compound CDM-3008 suppresses hepatitis B virus through induction of interferon-stimulated genes.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0216139.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  103. PAVICIC IVELJA M, Ivic I, Dolic K, Mestrovic A, et al
    Evaluation of cerebrovascular reactivity in chronic hepatitis C patients using transcranial color Doppler.
    PLoS One. 2019;14:e0218206.
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