Hepatitis Delta Virus

  • Author: Mario Rizzetto, MD (More Info)
  • Editor In Chief: Stefan Zeuzem, MD
  • Last Reviewed: 6/1/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • The development of antiviral therapy against HDV has been inhibited due to:
    • Current lack of specific enzymatic targets
    • Waning prevalence of HDV in the Western world
  • Treatment of Hepatitis Delta and HIV Infection

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