Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B is one type of hepatitis – a liver disease- caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). Hepatitis B spreads by contact with an infected person's blood, semen or other body fluid. An infected woman can give hepatitis B to her baby at birth.
What is Hepatitis B?

Hepatitis B is a viral infection of the liver that is spread when contact is made with blood or blood products from an infected individual.

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Gut microbial and immune parameters linked to heterogeneous inter-personal COVID-19 vaccine-triggered immunity

Gut microbial and immune parameters linked to heterogeneous inter-personal COVID-19 vaccine-triggered immunity

What is the association between polyfluoroalkyl substance exposure and risk of non-viral hepatocellular carcinoma?

What is the association between polyfluoroalkyl substance exposure and risk of non-viral hepatocellular carcinoma?

Review of natural products with promising anti-SARS-CoV-2 potential

Review of natural products with promising anti-SARS-CoV-2 potential

Extracellular vesicle-based surface protein assay likely to lead to a better way to detect early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma

Extracellular vesicle-based surface protein assay likely to lead to a better way to detect early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma

NIH updates its strategic plan for hepatitis B research

NIH updates its strategic plan for hepatitis B research

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of medical professionals towards monkeypox in Italy

Knowledge, attitudes, and practices of medical professionals towards monkeypox in Italy

World Hepatitis Day 2022: Why Accelerating the Fight Against Hepatitis Cannot Wait

World Hepatitis Day 2022: Why Accelerating the Fight Against Hepatitis Cannot Wait

CDC: Novavax's COVID-19 vaccine can be used as another primary series option for adults

CDC: Novavax's COVID-19 vaccine can be used as another primary series option for adults

Using CRISPR technology to successfully prevent and treat SARS-CoV-2 infections

Using CRISPR technology to successfully prevent and treat SARS-CoV-2 infections

Study assesses eight de novo genome assembly software tools on viral next-generation sequencing data

Study assesses eight de novo genome assembly software tools on viral next-generation sequencing data

Novavax COVID-19 vaccine now available in the U.S. to protect against severe disease

Novavax COVID-19 vaccine now available in the U.S. to protect against severe disease

Many individuals experience menstrual bleeding changes after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

Many individuals experience menstrual bleeding changes after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination

Scientists discover how a protein and enzymes interact to allow hepatitis A virus replication

Scientists discover how a protein and enzymes interact to allow hepatitis A virus replication

Impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection on menstrual cycle

Impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection on menstrual cycle

Crystal structure of a human endogenous reverse transcriptase revealed

Crystal structure of a human endogenous reverse transcriptase revealed

Simple blood test can predict liver cancer risk in NAFLD patients

Simple blood test can predict liver cancer risk in NAFLD patients

Will the US overcome its covid complacency even as the threat returns?

Will the US overcome its covid complacency even as the threat returns?

The potential role of Ginkgo biloba L. folium extract in the management of COVID-19

The potential role of Ginkgo biloba L. folium extract in the management of COVID-19

Study investigates SARS-CoV-2 escape from nirmatrelvir

Study investigates SARS-CoV-2 escape from nirmatrelvir