The study, conducted by the US’ Department of Energy, found that drugs used to treat Hepatitis C can be effective against Protease, a protein enzyme which has the ability to help Sars-Cov-2 spread in human cells.
Updated on Nov 19, 2020 11:52 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Karan Manral
The institute had identified first three combination therapies, for Phase 3 clinical trials, based on computational modelling of molecules and laboratory-based data. Another five combinations are also in the works and will be finalised after preliminary data for the same is received.
Updated on Sep 23, 2020 11:51 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anonna Dutt, New Delhi
The initial target figure for the trial was up to 30,000 participants, which the companies said they expect to reach by next week.
Published on Sep 13, 2020 10:04 AM IST
Reuters | By Reuters| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
According to a recent study, patients who received a transplanted liver infected with hepatitis C, and were treated for the infection later, showed good signs of recovery.
Updated on Jun 28, 2020 06:48 PM IST
Ohio [USA] | By Asian News International | Posted by Saumya Sharma
There has been a steady rise in the rate of liver diseases over the years. Globally, alcohol, NASH and viral hepatitis are the most common causative factors of liver diseases.
Updated on Apr 19, 2020 09:58 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Dr Veena Aggarwal
The Directorate of Health and Family Welfare, Punjab, had recently informed all district health departments in the state that medical kits for the diagnosis and management of hepatitis B will soon be provided to district, subdivisional hospitals and government medical colleges
Updated on Jan 08, 2020 10:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Harvinder Kaur, Ludhiana
Published on Sep 30, 2019 11:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Harmandeep Singh, Patiala
Updated on Sep 11, 2019 10:37 PM IST
HT Correspondent | By HT Correspondent, Ludhiana
A tattoo artist should use a new needle from a sealed and sterilised packet, and must always wear gloves while inking a customer.
Updated on Sep 07, 2019 06:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ludhiana | By Amarpal Singh, Ludhiana
Shadab was named in Pakistan’s 15-member World Cup squad but couldn’t fly with the team to England after tests revealed traces of hepatitis C in his blood stream.
Updated on May 15, 2019 10:29 AM IST
Karachi | By PTI
While there are therapies to treat some forms of liver diseases, including hepatitis C and autoimmune hepatitis, options have been limited for treating portal hypertension.
Updated on Mar 24, 2019 10:31 AM IST
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service, New York
Doctors say that as many as nine out of 10 young people have reservations about their spouses or would-be spouses knowing about their viral hepatitis status. However, they maintained, the fears in most cases are ill-founded.
Updated on Dec 04, 2018 07:03 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
High-risk donor hearts need not influence the outcome of the transplant and can actually have better outcomes, says a new study.
Updated on Oct 31, 2018 02:03 PM IST
Hepatitis B and C infections are transmitted through unscreened blood transfusion, use of contaminated blood and needles, unsafe sex and from an infected mother to her new born
Updated on Sep 16, 2018 12:16 AM IST
On World Hepatitis Day, we tell you why Hepatitis C incidents are more common in north India and what you can do about it.
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 02:11 PM IST
On World Hepatitis Day 2018, we tell you about how hepatitis can be transmitted, how to prevent it and treat it.
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 01:48 PM IST
On World Hepatitis Day, we tell you some interesting facts about the causes and symptoms of the disease as well as what can be done about it.
Updated on Jul 28, 2018 09:02 AM IST
A new study finds that mass treatment of a population with chronic hepatitis C infection can produce high rates of cure.
Updated on Apr 14, 2018 12:15 PM IST
A new study shows that in the USA, more and more electronic dance music (EDM) party attendees are misusing opioids like heroin.
Updated on Mar 30, 2018 02:50 PM IST