Susan Hasty, Publisher
Table of Contents . . . February 10th, 1997Non-Subscriber - Summaries Only
Retrovirus Conference - AIDS Organizations Call for National Conference Expansion
Genotyping (HCV) - Specific Genotype Does Not Impact Disease Course
Blood Banking (Screening) - Product-Development Collaboration Announced
Diagnostics (HCV) - Detection Kits Should Include Anti-E2
Immunology (HCV) - Hepatitis C Critical in MC Lymphomagenesis
Immunology (HCV) - MHC Gene May Protect Against Hepatitis C
Immunology (HCV) - HVR1 of E2 May Elicit Immunity
Industry News (Patents and Technology) - European Patent Extension Lawsuit Decision Announced
Mutagenesis (HBV) - Codon 52 of MBP Mutation Linked to Chronic Infection in Caucasians
Pathogenesis (HCV) - Hepatitis C Patients Routinely Have Iron Overload
Antisense Therapy (Hepatitis) - "External Guide Sequences (EGSs) - Harnessing the Ribozyme RNase P to Develop Therapeutics."
Transmission (Hepatitis) - "Nosocomial Transmission of Hepatitis B in Heart Transplant Recipients."
Vaccine Comparison (Hepatitis) - "Comparison of Two Monodose Inactivated Hepatitis A Vaccines."
Vaccine Evaluations (Hepatitis) - "Comparative Immunogenicity of Two Hepatitis A Vaccines, VAQTA(tm) Vs. HAVRIX(tm)."
Blood Banking (Blood Products and HCV) - "Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus in Allografted Patients: Use of Viral Genotyping as an Epidemiological Marker."
Diagnostics (HCV) - "Assessment of Commercial Enzyme Immunoassay for Hepatitis C Virus Serotyping."
Drug Development (HCV) - "Generation of a Novel Poliovirus with a Requirement of Hepatitis C Virus Protease NS3 Activity."
Epidemiology (HBV) - "Hepatitis B Infection in Households of HBsAg Positive New Zealand Children."
Mixed Cryoglobulinemia (HCV) - "Detection and Distribution of Hepatitis C Virus-Related Proteins in Lymph Nodes of Patients with Type II Mixed Cryoglobulinemia and Neoplastic or Non-Neoplastic Lymphoproliferation."
Occupational Risk (HBV) - "Use of the Hepatitis-B Vaccine and Infection with Hepatitis B and C among Orthopaedic Surgeons."
Osteosclerosis (HCV) - "Acquired Osteosclerosis Associated with Intravenous Drug Use and Hepatitis C Infection."
Screening (HBV) - "Variation in the Sensitivity of HBsAg Screening Kits."
Therapy (HCV) - "Biological Responses to Administered Interferon in Alcoholics."
Transplantation (Liver) - "De novo Hepatitis B and C Viral Infection after Liver Transplantation."
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