French - La Participation aux Soins des Personnes Atteintes d'Hepatite C au Canada

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Narrated slide presentation about a research project that uncovered factors contributing to non-attendance for hepatitis C care of interest to people living with hepatitis C and care providers.

English - Increasing Attendance for Hepatitis C Care in Canada

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Narrated slide presentation about a research project that uncovered factors contributing to non-attendance for hepatitis C care of interest to people living with hepatitis C and care providers.

Viral Hepatitis Among Somali Immigrants in Minnesota: Association of Hepatitis C With

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Dr. Abdirashid Shire, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the January 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings reporting on the frequency of hepatitis B and hepatitis C infection in Somali immigrants. Available at:
http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(11)00002-4/fulltext

Clinical Pearls in Gastroenterology 2011

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Dr. Amy Oxentenko, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses her article appearing in the November 2011 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings on clinical pearls in gastroenterology. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.com/content/86/11/1104

Adaptation to Human Populations Is Revealed by Within-Host Polymorphisms in HIV-1 and Hepatitis C Virus

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CD8+ cytotoxic T-lymphocytes (CTLs) perform a critical role in the immune control of viral infections, including those caused by human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) and hepatitis C virus (HCV). As a result, genetic variation at CTL epitopes is strongly influenced by host-specific selection for either escape from the immune response, or reversion due to the replicative costs of escape mutations in the absence of CTL recognition. Under strong CTL-mediated selection, codon positions...
Authors: Art f. y Poon, Sergei l. kosakovsky Pond, Phil Bennett, Douglas d Richman, Andrew j. leigh Brown, Simon d. w Frost