Viral life cycle of hepatitis B virus: Host factors and druggable targets

Kenichi Morikawa, Goki Suda, Naoya Sakamoto
  • Hepatology Research, February 2016, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/hepr.12650


Dr Kenichi Morikawa (Author)
Hokkaido University Hospital

We are still miles away from the complete eradication of HBV, notably including treatments that will permit elimination of cccDNA in carriers. Extended efforts will be needed to obtain a regimen that permits a complete cure of HBV infection.

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