TITLE

Anti-infectives: New oral HCV drug shows promise

AUTHOR(S)
Man Tsuey Tse
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Nature Reviews Microbiology;Jul2010, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p464
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a study which demonstrated the potent antiviral effects of BMS-790052, a new first-in-class compound for hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. The drug was evaluated in a Phase I clinical trial of patients chronically infected with HCV. The results suggest that the agent could lead to therapeutic regimens with better tolerability and improved clinical outcomes.
ACCESSION #
51425344

 

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