Tazo tea luminary Steven Smith died of liver cancer caused by hepatitis C, a

Tazo tea luminary Steven Smith died of liver cancer caused by hepatitis C, a … But that cause of death, devastating on its own, doesn't tell the full story. In fact, DeMent says, Smith's doctor believed that the liver cancer … Continue reading

Merck Gets Breakthrough Designation for Hepatitis C Drugs

Merck Gets Breakthrough Designation for Hepatitis C Drugs In 2013, the FDA had granted grazoprevir and elbasvir breakthrough status for their use on patients with hepatitis C genotype 1. The new breakthrough designations are for patients infected with chronic HCV … Continue reading

Gilead Experiencing Bumpy Ride Despite Strong Fundamentals

Gilead Experiencing Bumpy Ride Despite Strong Fundamentals In December 2013, Gilead launched Sovaldi, a medicine to treat hepatitis C, and its sales boosted revenues for the calendar year 2014 which were around $ 10.3 billion. In October 2014, the company … Continue reading