Educational materials that cover the basics of hepatitis C, prevention, testing, treatment, and care to use in trainings and advocacy discussions.
Making Diagnosis of Hepatitis C More Accessible and Closer to the Community Using Point-of-Care HCV Viral Load Assays
A key new WHO-led study in collaboration with the University of Bristol showed the benefit of using a quick clinic-based diagnostic test for HCV over a standard laboratory-based test. More
Key Takeaways from INHSU 2022
The conference covered a broad range of topics related to hepatitis C and PWUD, hepatitis C in the custodial settings, harm reduction interventions, and safe supply. More
WHO Publishes New Guidelines on HIV, Hepatitis and STIs for Key Populations
WHO published new Consolidated guidelines on HIV, viral hepatitis and STI prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations. More
Educational materials that cover preventative measures and harm reduction strategies to prevent the transmission of hepatitis C.
HCV Reinfection Following Direct-Acting Antiviral Treatment in the Prison Setting: the SToP-C Study
The SToP-C study results were presented at the International Liver Congress, held in London, UK on 22-26 June 2022. More
Know Your Risk!
Hepatitis C & injection drug use
A booklet, developed by Alliance for Public Health and Médecins du Monde, provides to people who inject drugs important information about hepatitis C More
Educational materials that cover basics of hepatitis C testing and barriers to getting diagnosed.
Feasibility of Dried Blood Spot for Hepatitis C Diagnosis
Feasibility of dried blood spot for hepatitis C diagnosis in vulnerable subjects and people living in remote areas from Brazil. More
Who to Screen for Hepatitis C: That is the Question
The identification of patients who should be screened for HCV remains one of the major challenges in the holistic control of HCV infection in India. More
Treatment literacy materials that cover the basics of hepatitis C treatment, research on efficacy in different key populations, and global treatment uptake.
Four Weeks May Be Too Short for Treatment of Recent Hepatitis C
Cutting the duration of Mavyret treatment also cut the likelihood of a cure. More
HCV Treatment at The Liver Meeting: Selected Highlights
The Liver Meeting, organised by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), was held as a hybrid event from 4 to 8 November 2022. More
Educational materials that provide data, models of care, and resources related to hepatitis C care. Focuses on the whole hepatitis C care continuum, including post-treatment care.
Drug Use, Homelessness Double HCV Reinfection Risk
Ultimately, housing, particularly permanent supportive housing, should be recognized as a primary intervention for HCV elimination. More
Impact of COVID-19 on Global HCV Elimination Efforts
COVID-19 has placed a significant strain on national healthcare systems at a critical moment in the context of hepatitis elimination. More