Hepadnavirus infection

Common Name(s)

Hepadnavirus infection

Hepadnavirus is large family of viruses which can infect humans. These infections include the various types of viral hepatitis or liver infections. Treatment for hepadnavirus infections depend on the specific type of infection present.

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hepadnavirus infection" returned 2 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Low doses of hepadnavirus induce infection of the lymphatic system that does not engage the liver.
 

Author(s): Tomasz I Michalak, Patricia M Mulrooney, Carla S Coffin

Journal: J. Virol.. 2004 Feb;78(4):1730-8.

 

Woodchuck hepatitis virus (WHV), which is closely related to human hepatitis B virus and is considered to be principally hepatotropic, invades the host's lymphatic system and persists in lymphoid cells independently of whether the infection is symptomatic and serologically evident ...

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2004

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Hepadnavirus infection in captive gibbons.
 

Author(s): R E Lanford, D Chavez, R Rico-Hesse, A Mootnick

Journal: J. Virol.. 2000 Mar;74(6):2955-9.

 

The recent isolation of a nonhuman primate hepadnavirus from woolly monkeys prompted an examination of other primates for potentially new hepadnaviruses. A serological analysis of 30 captive gibbons revealed that 47% were positive for at least one marker of ongoing or previous infection ...

Last Updated: 3 Apr 2000

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HBV Virions Bound Proteins
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatitis B Virus Infection

 

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2016

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Liver Injury by Statins in Patients With History of Hepatitis B Virus Infection
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Injury; Hepatitis B Virus Infection History

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2016

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Study of Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent HBV Intrauterine Infection
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Hepatitis B, Chronic

 

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2016

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