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HCV RNA detection by TMA during the hepatitis C antiviral long-term treatment against cirrhosis (Halt-C) trial†
Article first published online: 26 JUL 2006
Copyright © 2006 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 44, Issue 2, pages 360–367, August 2006
How to Cite
Morishima, C., Morgan, T. R., Everhart, J. E., Wright, E. C., Shiffman, M. L., Everson, G. T., Lindsay, K. L., Lok, A. S. F., Bonkovsky, H. L., Di Bisceglie, A. M., Lee, W. M., Dienstag, J. L., Ghany, M. G. and Gretch, D. R. (2006), HCV RNA detection by TMA during the hepatitis C antiviral long-term treatment against cirrhosis (Halt-C) trial. Hepatology, 44: 360–367. doi: 10.1002/hep.21265
Potential conflicts of interest: Of the authors who have financial relationships with Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc., Timothy R. Morgan is on the speakers' bureau and receives research support; Herbert L. Bonkovsky is a consultant, on the speakers' bureau, and receives research support; Mitchell L. Shiffman is a consultant, on the speakers' bureau, and receives research support; Gregory T. Everson is a consultant, on the speakers' bureau, and receives research support; Karen L. Lindsay is a consultant and receives research support; Anna S. F. Lok is a consultant and receives research support; Adrian M. Di Bisceglie is a consultant, on the speakers' bureau, and receives research support; and William M. Lee is on the speakers' bureau and receives research support. The authors who have other financial relationships related to this project are Chihiro Morishima, David R. Gretch, Herbert L. Bonkovsky, and William M. Lee, who receive research support from Bayer Diagnostics. The authors with no financial relationships related to this project are James E. Everhart, Jules L. Dienstag, and Marc G. Ghany.
This is publication number 16 from the HALT-C Trial Group.
- Issue published online: 26 JUL 2006
- Article first published online: 26 JUL 2006
- Manuscript Accepted: 11 MAY 2006
- Manuscript Received: 2 MAR 2006
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- National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
- National Cancer Institute
- National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities
- General Clinical Research Center grants from the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health. Grant Numbers: M01RR-06192, M01RR-01066, M01RR-00051, M01RR-00827, M01RR-00633, M01RR-00043, M01RR-00042, M01RR-00065
- Hoffman-La Roche, Inc.
- Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the National Institutes of Health
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