Distribution of hepatitis C virus genotypes among injecting drug users in Lebanon Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Drug Users
  • Hepacivirus
  • Hepatitis C

abstract

  • The predominance of genotype 3 seems to be the predominant genotype among IDUs in Lebanon, a situation similar to that among IDUs in Western Europe. This study provides a base-line against possible future radical epidemiological variant that might occur in IDUs.

publication date

  • May 17, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2885342

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1186/1743-422X-7-96

PubMed ID

  • 20465784

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 96

volume

  • 7