Adv Exp Med Biol 2017 Nov 22. Epub 2017 Nov 22.
Department of Immunopathology of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Warsaw Medical University, 3C Pawinskiego Street, 02-106, Warsaw, Poland.
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is the etiological agent of chronic hepatitis C and a major cause of liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Only a minority of infected individuals can clear the virus spontaneously. The knowledge of the determinants of virus clearance would allow the development of effective methods preventing its further spread and optimizing treatment regimens. Read More