'The Liver Meeting 2013', the 64th annual meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), took place in Washington DC, USA, 1st-5th November 2013.

Conference highlights

Testing for hepatitis C

Need for expansion of hepatitis C screening among veterans, 'baby-boom' generation and pregnant women highlighted.

Interferon-free regimens

AbbVie’s two-drug, interferon-free combination cures genotype 1b hepatitis C infection in 95%.

Interferon-free regimens

BMS interferon-free combination cures over 90% of genotype 1 hepatitis C in 12 weeks.

aidsmap news from AASLD 2013

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap

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