Immune Responses to HCV and Other Hepatitis Viruses|
The authors examine innate and adaptive immune responses to hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Although HCV activates an innate immune response, it employs an elaborate set of mechanisms to evade interferon-based antiviral immunity. [Immunity]
NK Cells in Hepatitis B Virus Infection: A Potent Target for Immunotherapy
This review addresses the recent data regarding the roles of natural killer (NK) cells as novel targets for immunotherapies that target hepatitis B infection. It also discusses the potential to reduce the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma or cirrhosis of the liver by targeting NK cells. [Arch Virol]
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