These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Copyright © 2012 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
Volume 56, Issue 1, pages 86–94, July 2012
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Uccellini, L., Tseng, F.-C., Monaco, A., Shebl, F. M., Pfeiffer, R., Dotrang, M., Buckett, D., Busch, M. P., Wang, E., Edlin, B. R., Marincola, F. M. and O'Brien, T. R. (2012), HCV RNA levels in a multiethnic cohort of injection drug users: Human genetic, viral and demographic associations. Hepatology, 56: 86–94. doi: 10.1002/hep.25652
Potential conflict of interest: Dr. Busch consults for, advises, is on the speakers' bureau for, and received compensation from Gen-Probe. He consults for, advises, is on the speakers' bureau of, and received grants from CaridanBCT and Chiron/Novartis. He consults for, advises, and is on the speakers' bureau of Abbott. He advises and is on the speakers' bureau of Merck and Ortho Diagnostics.
This research was supported by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics; National Institutes of Health [NIH] Clinical Center) and by federal funds from the National Cancer Institute (contracts NO1-CO-12400 and N02-CP-91027). This work was also supported by NIH grants (R01-DA09532, R01-DA12109, R01-DA13245, and R01-DA16159), a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (H79-TI12103; Center for Substance Abuse Treatment), and the City and County of San Francisco Department of Public Health.
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- Issue online: 3 JUL 2012
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- Accepted manuscript online: 13 FEB 2012 06:40AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JAN 2012
- Manuscript Received: 7 JUL 2011
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