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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Ulfar Bergthorsson, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of New Mexico

Education
B.Sc. Biology, University of Iceland, Reyjavik, Iceland
Ph.D. Evolutionary Biology, University of...

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