Update of research and management of hepatitis B

Okanoue, Takeshi; Minami, Masahito
February 2006
Journal of Gastroenterology;Feb2006, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p107
Academic Journal
The article focuses on developments on research and management of hepatitis B. Nucleoside analogues and long-acting interferon were introduced to treat chronic hepatitis B, still there is no consensus on the treatment of chronic hepatitis B. Tenofovir disoproxil fumarate show strong suppression of Hepatitis B virus with YMDD motif mutants and has a good safety record.


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