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Hepatitis E infection in immunosuppressed hosts

Key Contact: Jose Debes

Country(ies): Argentina


Contact Information

debes003@umn.edu

Activity Description

This project addresses risk factors for Hepatitis E infection in individuals with HIV, transplant recipients, patients on dialysis, etc. It also studies the role of hepatitis E in progression to liver fibrosis and cirrhosis. It is performed in collaboration with Virology Institute of Cordoba, Hospital Rawson and Hospital Privado.

Activity Types

Research

Academic Health Center Units

Medical School
     Department of Medicine

Partner Organizations

Virology Institute of Cordoba
Hospital Rawson
Hospital Privado

Activity Topics

HIV/AIDS, Infectious Disease

Special Tags

Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship Site

Status

Current