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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 11456
Country/Territory United States
Received
2014-05-22 08:52
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2014-05-22 13:36
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2014-06-18 13:52
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2014-07-11 02:36
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2014-07-25 09:18
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2014-07-25 09:38
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2014-07-25 09:59
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2014-08-26 07:08
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2014-11-11 13:30
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2014-11-20 20:51
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Ribavirin induced hemolysis: A novel mechanism of action against chronic hepatitis C virus infection
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Kaartik Soota and Benedict Maliakkal
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Benedict Maliakkal, MD, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Rochester Medical Center, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14642, United States. benedict_maliakkal@urmc.rochester.edu
Key Words Chronic hepatitis C; Therapy; Ribavirin; Hemolysis; Heme oxygenase-1
Core Tip Innate immune tolerance leads to chronic hepatitis C virus (cHCV) infection as a pro-inflammatory state develops within the liver. The suppression of heme oxygenase-1 (HMOX1) by HCV plays a major role in perpetuating the infection and inflammation. Ribavirin (RBV) therapy, which increases heme delivery to the liver, can overcome this inhibition. HMOX1 induction in Kupffer cells reduces the pro-inflammatory state produced by HCV, whereas HMOX1 induction in hepatocytes decreases viral multiplication and apoptosis. HMOX1-induced hemolysis in the liver results in higher sustained viral response rates when RBV is used with interferon in the treatment of cHCV.
Publish Date 2014-11-20 20:51
Citation Soota K, Maliakkal B. Ribavirin induced hemolysis: A novel mechanism of action against chronic hepatitis C virus infection. World J Gastroenterol 2014; 20(43): 16184-16190
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v20/i43/16184.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i43.16184
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