• Decline of vaccine coverage for hepatitis B. (ebscohost.com)
  • Unvaccinated sex partners and household and needle-sharing contacts should be tested for susceptibility to HBV infection (see Appendix A, Prevaccination Serologic Testing for Susceptibility) and should receive the first dose of hepatitis B vaccine immediately after collection of blood for serologic testing. (cdc.gov)
  • The expression levels of the antigen in the plants grown under in vitro conditions as well as the green house hardened plants were estimated by ELISA for all the four constructs. (springer.com)
  • Although preventive vaccines against some forms of hepatitis are available, they are only able to protect individuals who have not yet been infected. (prweb.com)
  • Separately, three patients who were Hepatitis B antigen positive became negative after V1 therapy. (prweb.com)
  • Immureboost is now seeking to pursue this intriguing observation in controlled studies by recruiting patients with confirmed HIV and hepatitis. (prweb.com)
  • Occult Hepatitis B in Cuban HIV Patients. (ebscohost.com)
  • These observations suggest that the male homosexual population represents a pool of individuals within which the hepatitis B virus is readily transmitted, mainly as a subclinical infection although clinical hepatitis does occur in some patients. (bmj.com)
  • New hepatitis drugs like GlaxoSmithKline is Lamivudine and Gileadís Adefovir have fewer side-effects than interferon but they are still not ideal. (prweb.com)
  • Similar reduction to normalcy was observed with two other markers of hepatitis, alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. (prweb.com)
  • 8. A single strand DNA sequence that is a PCR primer for amplification of non-A and non-B hepatitis virus genes, said single strand DNA sequence having a nucleotide sequence selected from the group consisting of nucleotide sequences shown in SEQ. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • 1. An isolated DNA fragment coding for a non-A non-B hepatitis-specific antigen polyopeptide, said DNA fragment having a nucleotide sequence selected from the group consisting of nucleotides shown in SEQ ID NOS. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Highly specific delivery of siRNA to hepatocytes circumvents endothelial cell-mediated lipid nanoparticle-associated toxicity leading to the safe and efficacious decrease in the hepatitis B virus. (annals.org)