Persistent human hepatitis B virus infection in cynomolgus monkeys: A novel animal model in the search for a cure?

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  • Jens Bukh M.D.,

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    1. Copenhagen Hepatitis C Program (CO-HEP), Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Hvidovre, Denmark
    2. Department of International Health, Immunology and Microbiology, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Denmark, Copenhagen
    • Address reprint requests to: Jens Bukh, M.D. Copenhagen Hepatitis C Program (CO-HEP), Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Research Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Kettegaard Alle 30, DK-2650 Hvidovre, Denmark. E-mail: jbukh@sund.ku.dk; fax: +36 47 49 79.

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  • Robert E. Lanford Ph.D.,

    1. Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, Southwest National Primate Research Center, San Antonio, TX
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  • Robert H. Purcell M.D.

    1. Laboratory of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
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  • Potential conflict of interest: Nothing to report.

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