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    January 2021
  1. ATTIKU K, Bonney J, Agbosu E, Bonney E, et al
    Circulation of hepatitis delta virus and occult hepatitis B virus infection amongst HIV/HBV co-infected patients in Korle-Bu, Ghana.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244507.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. SALYANI A, Shah J, Adam R, Otieno G, et al
    Occult hepatitis B virus infection in a Kenyan cohort of HIV infected anti-retroviral therapy naive adults.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244947.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. HEFFERNAN A, Ma Y, Nayagam S, Chan P, et al
    Economic and epidemiological evaluation of interventions to reduce the burden of hepatitis C in Yunnan province, China.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245288.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. HUANG YC, Huang CF, Liu SF, Liu HY, et al
    The performance of HCV GT plus RUO reagent in determining Hepatitis C virus genotypes in Taiwan.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246376.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  5. Retraction: An Occult Hepatitis B-Derived Hepatoma Cell Line Carrying Persistent Nuclear Viral DNA and Permissive for Exogenous Hepatitis B Virus Infection.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246549.
    PubMed    


  6. KMUSH BL, Lu AM, Spillane T, Hruska B, et al
    Seroprevalence of hepatitis E virus antibodies in adults and children from upstate New York: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245850.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. LIN CP, Liang PC, Huang CI, Yeh ML, et al
    Concordance of SVR12, SVR24 and SVR durability in Taiwanese chronic hepatitis C patients with direct-acting antivirals.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245479.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. HASHIMOTO S, Shirasaki T, Yamashita T, Iwabuchi S, et al
    DOCK11 and DENND2A play pivotal roles in the maintenance of hepatitis B virus in host cells.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246313.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. BAKER JD, Uhrich RL, Kraemer GC, Love JE, et al
    A drug repurposing screen identifies hepatitis C antivirals as inhibitors of the SARS-CoV2 main protease.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245962.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. BOFF DA COSTA R, Boff Costa M, Longo L, Miotto DE, et al
    Direct antiviral agents for hepatitis C and drug interaction risk: A retrospective cohort study with real and simulated data on medication interaction, prevalence of comorbidities and comedications.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245767.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. KWON JA, Chambers GM, Luciani F, Zhang L, et al
    Hepatitis C treatment strategies in prisons: A cost-effectiveness analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245896.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. MAJD JABBARI S, Maajani K, Merat S, Poustchi H, et al
    An updated systematic review and meta-analysis on efficacy of Sofosbuvir in treating hepatitis C-infected patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246594.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. ANWAR WA, El Gaafary M, Girgis SA, Rafik M, et al
    Hepatitis C virus infection and risk factors among patients and health-care workers of Ain Shams University hospitals, Cairo, Egypt.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246836.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. LEE DY, Chae SJ, Cho SR, Choi W, et al
    Nationwide seroprevalence of hepatitis A in South Korea from 2009 to 2019.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245162.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. TESFA T, Hawulte B, Tolera A, Abate D, et al
    Hepatitis B virus infection and associated risk factors among medical students in eastern Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247267.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. GRUBYTE S, Urboniene J, Nedzinskiene L, Jelinskaite A, et al
    Prevalence, incidence and residual risk of transfusion transmitted viruses (HBV, HCV and HIV infections) in Lithuanian blood donors from 2004 to 2018: The incidence/window-period model study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0246704.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. MUHLBACHER AC, Sadler A
    Comment on the paper "Cost-effectiveness of sofosbuvir in hepatitis C genotype 1 infection in Germany: A reanalysis of published results".
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0245480.
    PubMed    


  18. METWALLY AM, Elmosalami DM, Elhariri H, El Etreby LA, et al
    Accelerating Hepatitis C virus elimination in Egypt by 2030: A national survey of communication for behavioral development as a modelling study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0242257.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. CHARATCHAROENWITTHAYA P, Sukonrut K, Korpraphong P, Pongpaibul A, et al
    Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging for the assessment of liver fibrosis in chronic viral hepatitis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248024.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. HO H, Janjua NZ, McGrail KM, Harrison M, et al
    The impact of public coverage of newer hepatitis C medications on utilization, adherence, and costs in British Columbia.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247843.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. RAJHI M, Haddad-Boubaker S, Chouikha A, Bourquain D, et al
    Identification of two novel hepatitis C virus subtype 2 from Tunisia (2v and 2w).
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248249.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. DAN-NWAFOR CC, Adeoye I, Aderemi K, Onuoha M, et al
    Serological markers and risk factors associated with Hepatitis B virus infection among Federal Capital Territory prison inmates, Nigeria: Should we be concerned?
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248045.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. MCINTOSH AT, Wei R, Ahn J, Aouizerat BE, et al
    A genomic variant of ALPK2 is associated with increased liver fibrosis risk in HIV/HCV coinfected women.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0247277.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. ATALAY AA, Abebe RK, Dadhi AE, Bededa WK, et al
    Seroprevalence of hepatitis B virus among pregnant women attending Antenatal care in Dilla University Referral Hospital Gedio Zone, Ethiopia; health facility based cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249216.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. SUENAGA R, Suka M, Hirao T, Hidaka I, et al
    Cost-effectiveness of a "treat-all" strategy using Direct-Acting Antivirals (DAAs) for Japanese patients with chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 at different fibrosis stages.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0248748.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. HERNANDEZ CJ, Trujillo D, Sicro S, Meza J, et al
    High hepatitis C virus seropositivity, viremia, and associated risk factors among trans women living in San Francisco, California.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249219.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. TONEN-WOLYEC S, Djang'eing'a RM, Batina-Agasa S, Kayembe Tshilumba C, et al
    Self-testing for HIV, HBV, and HCV using finger-stick whole-blood multiplex immunochromatographic rapid test: A pilot feasibility study in sub-Saharan Africa.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249701.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  28. Correction: Seroepidemiology of hepatitis A, B, C, D and E virus infections in the general population of Peru: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0250185.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. MIRZAZADEH A, Chen YH, Lin J, Burk K, et al
    Progress toward closing gaps in the hepatitis C virus cascade of care for people who inject drugs in San Francisco.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0249585.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2020
  30. 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


  31. 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


  32. 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


  33. 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


  34. 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


  35. 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


  36. 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


  37. 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


  38. 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


  39. 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


  40. 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


  41. 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


  42. 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


  43. 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


  44. 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


  45. 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


  46. 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


  47. 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


  48. 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


  49. 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


  50. 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


  51. 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


  52. 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


  53. 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


  54. 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


  55. 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


  56. 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


  57. 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


  58. 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


  59. 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


  60. 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


  61. 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


  62. 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


  63. 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


  64. 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


  65. 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


  66. 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


  67. 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


  68. 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


  69. 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


  70. 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


  71. 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


  72. 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


  73. 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


  74. 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


  75. JEPKEMEI KB, Ochwoto M, Swidinsky K, Day J, et al
    Characterization of occult hepatitis B in high-risk populations in Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233727.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. HE L, Yuan H, Liang J, Hong J, et al
    Expression of hepatic stellate cell activation-related genes in HBV-, HCV-, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease-associated fibrosis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233702.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. LIN WC, Lin YS, Chang CW, Chang CW, et al
    Impact of direct-acting antiviral therapy for hepatitis C-related hepatocellular carcinoma.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0233212.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. ABESIG J, Chen Y, Wang H, Sompo FM, et al
    Prevalence of viral hepatitis B in Ghana between 2015 and 2019: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234348.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. MORISHITA N, Sakamori R, Yamada T, Kai Y, et al
    Pre-existing minor variants with NS5A L31M/V-Y93H double substitution are closely linked to virologic failure with asunaprevir plus daclatasvir treatment for genotype 1b hepatitis C virus infection.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234811.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. CABEZAS C, Trujillo O, Gonzales-Vivanco A, Benites Villafane CM, et al
    Seroepidemiology of hepatitis A, B, C, D and E virus infections in the general population of Peru: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234273.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. DURACINSKY M, Thonon F, Bun S, Ben Nasr I, et al
    Good acceptability of HIV, HBV, and HCV screening during immigration medical check-up amongst migrants in France in the STRADA study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235260.
    PubMed     Abstract available



  82. Retraction: Hepatitis C Virus Core Protein Down-Regulates p21Waf1/Cip1 and Inhibits Curcumin-Induced Apoptosis through MicroRNA-345 Targeting in Human Hepatoma Cells.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235375.
    PubMed    


  83. ZHENG Y, Zhang L, Zhu X, Guo G, et al
    A comparative study of two methods to predict the incidence of hepatitis B in Guangxi, China.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234660.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. TENG CF, Tsai HW, Li TC, Wang T, et al
    Detection of hepatitis B virus pre-S mutants in plasma by a next-generation sequencing-based platform determines their patterns in liver tissues.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234773.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. BRAIN D, Mitchell J, O'Beirne J
    Cost-effectiveness analysis of an outreach model of Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) assessment to facilitate HCV treatment in primary care.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234577.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. ASEMAHAGN MA
    Epidemiology of hepatitis B and C virus infections among patients who booked for surgical procedures at Felegehiwot referral hospital, Northwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234822.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. LEE MH, Lee GA, Lee SH, Park YH, et al
    A systematic review on the causes of the transmission and control measures of outbreaks in long-term care facilities: Back to basics of infection control.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0229911.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. TRAEGER MW, Pedrana AE, van Santen DK, Doyle JS, et al
    The impact of universal access to direct-acting antiviral therapy on the hepatitis C cascade of care among individuals attending primary and community health services.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235445.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. ZHANG Y, Gao Z, Wang S, Liu J, et al
    Hepatitis C virus genotype/subtype distribution and evolution among Chinese blood donors: Revealing recent viral expansion.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235612.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. COPPOCK D, Chou E, Gracely E, Gross R, et al
    Hepatitis C antibody screening and determinants of initial and duplicate screening in the baby boomer patients of six urban primary care clinics.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235778.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. SSEKAMATTE T, Mukama T, Kibira SPS, Ndejjo R, et al
    Hepatitis B screening and vaccination status of healthcare providers in Wakiso district, Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235470.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. TRONINA O, Gotlib J, Malkowski P, Jaworski M, et al
    Translation and validation study of the Polish version of the Brief Hepatitis C Knowledge Scale.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235764.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. JARGALSAIKHAN G, Eichner M, Boldbaatar D, Bat-Ulzii P, et al
    Sensitivity and specificity of commercially available rapid diagnostic tests for viral hepatitis B and C screening in serum samples.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235036.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. LI H, Marks KM, Talal AH, van Seggelen WO, et al
    Assessing routes of hepatitis C transmission in HIV-infected men who have sex with men using single genome sequencing.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235237.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. SALINES M, Andraud M, Rose N, Widgren S, et al
    A between-herd data-driven stochastic model to explore the spatio-temporal spread of hepatitis E virus in the French pig production network.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0230257.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. TRAN HTL, Morikawa K, Anggakusuma, Zibi R, et al
    OCIAD1 is a host mitochondrial substrate of the hepatitis C virus NS3-4A protease.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236447.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. PEREIRA FM, Almeida MDCC, Santos FLN, Carreiro RP, et al
    Distribution of Human T-Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV) and Hepatitis C Co-infection in Bahia, Brazil.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0223087.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. BERG MG, Olivo A, Forberg K, Harris BJ, et al
    Advanced molecular surveillance approaches for characterization of blood borne hepatitis viruses.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236046.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. SHAWON MA, Yousuf MAK, Raheem E, Ahmed S, et al
    Epidemiology, clinical features, and impact of food habits on the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: A case-control study in Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232121.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. PALAYEW A, Stumo SR, Cooke GS, Hutchinson SJ, et al
    The Hep-CORE policy score: A European hepatitis C national policy implementation ranking based on patient organization data.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0235715.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. KOC OM, Kremer C, Hens N, Bielen R, et al
    Early detection of chronic hepatitis B and risk factor assessment in Turkish migrants, Middle Limburg, Belgium.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0234740.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. VERSTER AM, Liang JE, Rostal MK, Kemp A, et al
    Selected wetland soil properties correlate to Rift Valley fever livestock mortalities reported in 2009-10 in central South Africa.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0232481.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. CABEZAS C, Trujillo O, Balbuena J, Peceros FM, et al
    Decrease in the prevalence of hepatitis B and D virus infections in an endemic area in Peru 23 years after the introduction of the first pilot vaccination program against hepatitis B.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0236993.
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