Trial of Simplified Treatment Monitoring for 8 Weeks Glecaprevir/ Pibrentasvir (Mayret) in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients (SMART-C)
Data has shown that direct-acting antiviral (DAA) regimen of glecaprevir (300mg)/pibrentasvir (120mg), a protease inhibitor and NS5A inhibitor respectively, provides key features for HCV treatment simplification.
Eligible participants (naïve pre-cirrhosis chronic HCV patients) will be randomized (1:2) to the standard or simplified monitoring arm and will receive treatment for 8 weeks.
One post-treatment visit will be conducted 12 weeks after the final dose of study medication to evaluate the proportion of patients with undetectable HCV RNA at this time point (SVR12).
DAA Treatment in Donor HCV-positive to Recipient HCV-negative Liver Transplant
This is a single center study for the donation of HCV-positive livers to HCV negative recipient patients, with preemptive, interventional treatment of Epclusa to prevent HCV transmission upon transplantation.
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Trial of Simplified Treatment Monitoring for 8 Weeks Glecaprevir/Pibrentasvir in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients (SMART-C)
The aim of this study is to determine if treatment monitoring schedule for chronic HCV patients treated with glecaprevir (300mg)/pibrentasvir (120mg) can be simplified. There will be two arms – one arm will have two on-treatment clinic visits; the other arm will have no on-treatment clinic visits.
Effectiveness, Safety and Clinical Outcomes of Elbasvir/Grazoprevir: Results From a Spanish Real World Cohort
This is a multicentre, descriptive, observational and ambispective (also known as a historical prospective) study carried out in patients who are treated with Zepatier (Elbasvir/Grazoprevir) in hospitals that included their data in Hepa-C Registry (directed by the Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver and the Networked Biomedical Research Centre for Hepatic and Digestive Diseases).
The study is evaluating the effectiveness of the hepatitis B vaccine in people infected with chronic hepatitis C. The study includes healthy volunteers (people without hepatitis C). The objective of the study is to compare the immune response of the hepatitis B vaccine people with hepatitis C vs. healthy volunteers.
Effects of Persistent Innate Immune Activation on Vaccine Efficacy
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