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Hepatitis B: a new weapon against an old enemy

New strategies based on nucleic acid technologies are being exploited to treat chronic hepatitis B—a pilot clinical study of antisense oligonucleotide treatment shows the potential promise of this approach.

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Fig. 1: An ASO as a direct-acting antiviral against HBV.


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Liang, T.J. Hepatitis B: a new weapon against an old enemy. Nat Med 27, 1672–1673 (2021).

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