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New research supports the removal of drug use as a restriction to life-saving hep C treatment

Added 9 Aug 2016 -
(SYDNEY, Tuesday 9 August 2016) New, highly curative hepatitis C therapy is both safe and effective as a treatment option for people who inject drugs receiving opioid substitution therapy according to the...
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Kirby Institute Short Courses

Added 8 Aug 2016 -
Location: The Kirby Institute, Wallace Wurth Building, UNSW Australia, Sydney NSW 2052 Fees: Delegates: $1,200 per course Students: $600 per course   Tropical and infectious disease epidemiology: from...
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The Deadly Liver Mob goes state-wide

Added 3 Aug 2016 -
A successful hepatitis C intervention program in Western Sydney will be rolled out across New South Wales thanks to a substantial NHMRC partnership project grant. The research collaboration, bringing together...
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Australia leads the world in curing hepatitis C as record numbers treated

Added 28 Jul 2016 -
Australia is on track to eliminate hepatitis C in ten years if record numbers of people living with the virus continue to seek and receive breakthrough antiviral treatment, according to a new analysis...
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OPINION: Eliminating hepatitis C over the next decade

Added 28 Jul 2016 -
Today, on World Hepatitis Day, there will be renewed calls to eliminate the threat of hepatitis by 2030. Global eradication of infectious diseases is a tough public health gig. In fact, smallpox is alone on...
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