Navigation Links
Florida State University declares a breathtaking study which might solve the Hepatitis C Virus maze and find a cure!

The Hepatitis virus scare is too much to handle, Hepatitis C alone infects more than 170 million people worldwide. The main danger is to the liver which leads to both acute and chronic liver diseases. //

The protective mechanism that denies any anti viral therapy to be produced against it the refusal to reproduce in test tubes for more than a few hours or days. This has been a major problem and therefore scientists have not been able to find an efficient virus production and infection system.

The reason for cheer in FSU is that Assistant Professor Hengli Tang and doctoral student/co-author Heather B. Nelson have discovered the molecular mechanism that inhibits HCV replication in vitro after its host cells become crowded and stopped dividing. This is a revolutionary study and will pave a way for further research in the direction of development of anti-viral therapies for HCV as well as for related RNA viruses such as West Nile and influenza.

The test that they have developed can quickly and easily monitor HCV replication in the laboratory. So scientists can easily monitor the nuances of the virus and study it closely.

The Feb. 8 edition of the Journal of Virology has the privilege to host the groundbreaking study that could change the way we look at hepatitis now.

Put in to words by the researcher himself Dr. Tang said, "Our findings could prove critical to research on HCV's complex virus-host cell interactions and lead to better, targeted treatments. Currently, any nucleotide starvation therapies, used primarily to treat cancer, can inhibit replication by depriving viral agents of their molecular building blocks. However, those therapies may impact healthy cells, as well, causing undesired side effects. That's not all. Our new cell line also allows us to rapidly identify and isolate drug-resistant HCV mutants in vitro and to screen for anti-viral drug candidates. This will help researchers, better study the mech
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Racial Gap in Floridas Infant Mortality Rates Increasing
2. Scientists plan human cloning clinic in the United States
3. Prescription Drug Use Varies Widely Between States
4. Anthrax Scare In Tamil Nadu State of India
5. Anthrax Scare In Tamil Nadu State of India
6. GlaxoSmithKline to Supply United States with 8 Million flu vaccine, Fluarix
7. Experts State Strategies To Increase Good Cholesterol
8. Condom Vending Machines To Be Installed Across Indian States
9. AIDS Stats From Hilly State Of Uttaranchal
10. State Of The Art Healthcare Facility Opened In New Dubai by Welcare
11. Stroke Awareness Campaign Launched In Indian State
Post Your Comments:
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 The federal court overseeing thousands of ... Court, Southern District of West Virginia has upheld a $2 ... first bellwether trial. In an Order dated January 21st, the ... finding that C.R. Bard had not proven a miscarriage of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 A new white paper by ... person-centeredness in the long-term care environment as well as ... continuum. The paper, “The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term ... practices of the patient, resident and family experience in ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... released a new blog post explaining the main features of ... Auto insurance quotes help many drivers find the best coverage ... an agent or visit an agency for price information. These ... http://autocarinsurancebest.com/ . , Every business who relies heavily on transportation ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... has released a new blog post presenting the basic features ... Purchasing an accidental death and dismemberment rider for a car ... provides benefits if the insured dies in an accident. Accidental ... life insurance. , AD&D is not expensive and can ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 A ... Sports Medicine flagship journal Medicine & Science in ... before exercise may help reduce gastrointestinal (GI) problems ... , Participants in the double-blind, placebo-controlled study ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Upholds $2 Million Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit Verdict Levied Against C.R. Bard in First Federal Bellwether Trial, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 2Health News:The Power of Person-Centeredness in Long-Term Care Explored by The Beryl Institute 3Health News:Commercial Auto Insurance Provides Several Important Features! 2Health News:Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Can Be Purchased at Low Prices Online 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3
... Doctors at the Universities of Nottingham and Leicester are ... to image and quantify the air spaces inside the ... lead to a link between childhood disease and later ... around the world which have access to this particular ...
... and autologous stem cell transplantation, the controversial, arduous, yet ... a therapy for breast cancer, has proven not to ... node-positive disease, according to an expansive analysis conducted by ... Cancer Center. , In a review of 15 randomized ...
... sperm cells which may prevent them from being attacked by ... how some cancers spread in the human body, according to ... new research, currently available online in the Journal of Biological ... female immune system that the sperm are not dangerous pathogens, ...
... of the most debilitating of the major psychiatric disorders, and ... Although numerous antipsychotic treatments are available, they can cause significant ... of their symptoms and up to 30% no relief at ... the December 15th issue of Biological Psychiatry, Marder and colleagues ...
... Secret video key ingredient to achieving financial ... ... today by The,Money Chi that it was launching "The Power of Deliberate ... your,life through inspired action in a 7 step process. According to,inspirational author ...
... Dec. 13 Naviscan PET Systems(R), a,privately held company ... San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium -- new clinical,data from ... cancer management., PEM Flex(TM) Solo II is a ... image small body parts such as the,breast and hand. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New technique reveals insights into lung disease 2Health News:High-dose chemo and stem cell transplant shows little or no survival benefit for breast cancer 2Health News:High-dose chemo and stem cell transplant shows little or no survival benefit for breast cancer 3Health News:High-dose chemo and stem cell transplant shows little or no survival benefit for breast cancer 4Health News:Sperm's immune-protection properties could provide link to how cancers spread 2Health News:Effective new treatment for schizophrenia 2Health News:John Alexandrov Reveals 'the Secret' to Financial Success Via Launch of 'The Power of Deliberate Creation' Audio CDs 2Health News:John Alexandrov Reveals 'the Secret' to Financial Success Via Launch of 'The Power of Deliberate Creation' Audio CDs 3Health News:Naviscan's PEM Flex(TM) Scanner Shows Promising New Data in Breast Cancer Management 2
(Date:1/23/2015)... FORT MYERS, Fla. , Jan. 23, 2015  Today ... approval of Novartis, Bexsero® for the prevention of ... to 25. Bexsero and Pfizer,s vaccine Trumenba®, which received ... in helping prevent this devastating disease. ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... to Fight Chronic Disease (PFCD) released a public opinion poll of ... study analyzing the impact of increased cost sharing on patient adherence ... educate policy makers and the public on the costs of chronic ... the Iowa healthcare exchange could be improved ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... than a third of reproductive-aged women enrolled in Medicaid, and ... a prescription for an opioid pain medication each year during ... Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). Opioids are typically ... pain.  They are also found in some prescription cough medications. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The National Meningitis Association (NMA) Applauds FDA Approval of Second Vaccine To Protect Against Serogroup B Meningococcal Disease 2New research shows Iowa health exchange would benefit from improvements 2New research shows Iowa health exchange would benefit from improvements 3Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 2Opioid painkillers widely prescribed among reproductive age women 3
... NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2011 Reportlinker.com ... is available in its catalogue: ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p090623/Global-Eyeglasses-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Ophthalmic_Devices This report ... Million Units and US$ Million by the ...
... SAN DIEGO, Oct. 25, 2011 Aethlon ... developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious disease ... A. Joyce will present a company overview, discuss ... medical device partnering conference: Investment-In-Innovation (IN3) SUMMIT on ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Global Eyeglasses Industry 2Global Eyeglasses Industry 3Global Eyeglasses Industry 4Global Eyeglasses Industry 5Global Eyeglasses Industry 6Global Eyeglasses Industry 7Global Eyeglasses Industry 8Global Eyeglasses Industry 9Global Eyeglasses Industry 10Global Eyeglasses Industry 11Global Eyeglasses Industry 12Global Eyeglasses Industry 13Aethlon Medical to Present at IN3 Medical Innovation Summit on October 27th 2
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference ... laboratory research and development. ARUP offers an ... unique medical tests in clinical and anatomic ... ARUP Laboratories' clients include more than half ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: