Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2011
Copyright © 2011 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 54, Issue 2, pages 396–405, August 2011
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Dienstag, J. L., Ghany, M. G., Morgan, T. R., Di Bisceglie, A. M., Bonkovsky, H. L., Kim, H.-Y., Seeff, L. B., Szabo, G., Wright, E. C., Sterling, R. K., Everson, G. T., Lindsay, K. L., Lee, W. M., Lok, A. S., Morishima, C., Stoddard, A. M., Everhart, J. E. and for the HALT-C Trial Group (2011), A prospective study of the rate of progression in compensated, histologically advanced chronic hepatitis C. Hepatology, 54: 396–405. doi: 10.1002/hep.24370
Potential conflict of interest: Financial relationships of the authors with Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc. (now Genentech), are as follows: T. R. Morgan receives research support; A. M. Di Bisceglie is a consultant and receives research support; G. Szabo receives research support; R. K. Sterling is a consultant and receives research support; G. T. Everson is a consultant and receives research support; K. L. Lindsay was a consultant and received research support during the study and is now an employee of Tibotec, Inc. (a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson); W. M. Lee receives research support; and A. S. Lok is a consultant.
Supported by the National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases (contract numbers are listed in the Appendix). Additional support was provided by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, the National Cancer Institute, the National Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities, and by General Clinical Research Center and Clinical and Translational Science Center grants from the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health (grant numbers are listed in the Appendix). Additional funding to conduct this study was supplied by Hoffmann-La Roche, Inc. (now Genentech) through a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with the National Institutes of Health.
This is publication #56 of the HALT-C Trial, which has been registered with ClinicalTrials.gov (#NCT00006164).
This work was presented in part by H. L. Bonkovsky at Digestive Diseases Week (New Orleans, Louisiana, May 2, 2010) and has been published in abstract form [Gastroenterology 2010;138(Suppl. 1):S780-S781].
The content of this article is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Center for Research Resources or the National Institutes of Health.
- Issue online: 25 JUL 2011
- Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2011
- Accepted manuscript online: 21 APR 2011 07:50AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 12 APR 2011
- Manuscript Received: 19 DEC 2010