'Virus-cracking' molecules advance fight against hepatitis B -- MEDICA Trade Fair

'Virus-cracking' molecules advance fight against hepatitis B

02/08/2018

Image: shell, that encapsulates the DNA of the hepatitis B virus; Copyright: Christopher Schlicksup, Indiana University

It's estimated that 2 billion people worldwide have had a hepatitis B virus infection in their lifetime, with about 250 million - including 2 million Americans - living with chronic infection.