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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Bohne, F; Protzer, U 
Title:
Adoptive T-cell therapy as a therapeutic option for chronic hepatitis B. 
Abstract:
The human hepatitis B virus is a small, enveloped and non-cytopathic virus, with a very narrow host range and a strong liver tropism causing acute and chronic liver disease. Although a well-tolerated vaccine is available, more than 350 million people are chronically infected worldwide. Available therapies for chronic hepatitis B only rarely eliminate the virus. Although new antivirals are being developed, long-term treatment is required, which may be limited by the selection of resistant viruses...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Viral Hepat 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
14 Suppl 1 
Pages contribution:
45-50 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1352-0504 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Virologie