Hepatitis B

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Local Researchers Testing Hepatitis B Treatment for Children

More than 350 million people are chronically infected with the virus that causes severe liver damage and many kinds of health problems including liver cancer and death.

07/25/2013

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SLU Researchers Take Step Toward Hepatitis B Cure

SLU researcher John Tavis says this discovery may lead to drugs which, in combination with existing medications, could suppress the virus.

02/05/2013

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Local Hepatitis Researcher Applauds New CDC Regulations

The CDC is now calling for a one-time voluntary blood test for all baby boomers, anyone born between 1945 and 1965.

08/16/2012

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