Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1976-2008.

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Dr. W. Ray Kim, Associate Professor of Medicine and Hepatologist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article appearing in the January 2012 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, reporting on a 2-fold increase in the incidence of liver cancer during the past 3 decades, primarily in conjunction with the rate of hepatitis C infection. Available at: http://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(11)00004-8/fulltext

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

The global spread of Hepatitis C Virus

submitted by: Gkikas Magiorkinis

This video is a slideshow describing the main findings of our paper: The global spread of Hepatitis C Virus 1a and 1b: A phylogeographic and phylodynamic analysis, published in PLoS Medicine on the 15th December 2009 (Article).