Modeling of host immune responses and antiviral therapy against Hepatitis C

Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection affects approximately 200 million people worldwide and is a major cause of chronic liver disease, cirrhosis and liver cancer. Although it is the most common chronic blood-borne infection in the U.S., no protective vaccine is available and only a...

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Alan Perelson, PhD

Senior Fellow
Theoretical Division
Los Alamos National Laboratory

B.S. Life Sciences, MIT
B.S. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
Ph.D. Biophysics, UC...

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