Infectious Diseases

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2020

2019-novel Coronavirus severe adult respiratory distress syndrome in two cases in Italy: An uncommon radiological presentation

COVID 19 INMI Study Group, Apr 2020, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 93, p. 192-197 6 p.

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Characterisation and risk factor profiling of Pseudomonas aeruginosa urinary tract infections: pinpointing those likely to be caused by multidrug-resistant strains

Tumbarello, M., Raffaelli, F., Peghin, M., Losito, A. R., Chirico, L., Giuliano, G., Spanu, T., Sartor, A., Fiori, B. & Bassetti, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 105900.

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Commemorating World TB Day 2020: “IT'S TIME” — It's time to End the Global TB Epidemic

Tiberi, S., Migliori, G. B., Muhwa Chakaya, J., Kaesava, T., Abri, S. A., Wejse, C., Goletti, D., Kapata, N., Sotgiu, G., Bomanji, J., Zellweger, J. P., Hasan, R., Irfan, M., Ahmed, I., Pshenichnaya, N., Vasilieva, I., Yeboah-Manu, D., Alffenaar, J. W., Kim, H. Y., Centis, R. & 12 others, Cirillo, D. M., Alagna, R., D'Ambrosio, L., Cui, X., Cao, B., Maeurer, M., Abri, S. A., Harries, A. D., Ippolito, G., Raviglione, M., Zumla, A. & Petersen, E., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Comparison of three therapeutic regimens for genotype-3 hepatitis C virus infection in a large real-life multicentre cohort

Soria, A., Fava, M., Bernasconi, D. P., Lapadula, G., Colella, E., Valsecchi, M. G., Migliorino, G. M., D'Ambrosio, R., Landonio, S., Schiavini, M., Spinetti, A., Carriero, C., Degasperi, E., Cologni, G., Gatti, F., Viganò, P., Hasson, H., Uberti-Foppa, C., Pasulo, L., Baiguera, C. & 30 others, Rossotti, R., Vinci, M., Puoti, M., Giorgini, A., Menzaghi, B., Lombardi, A., Pan, A., Aghemo, A., Grossi, P. A., Boldizzoni, R., Colombo, S., Viganò, M., Rumi, M. G., Del Poggio, P., Valenti, L., Giglio, O., De Bona, A., d'Arminio Monforte, A., Colombo, A., Spinelli, O., Pigozzi, M. G., Molteni, C., Bonfanti, P., Terreni, N., Perini, P., Capretti, A., Bella, D., Liani, C., Bhoori, S. & Lampertico, P., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Liver International.

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Cross-sectional serosurvey of Coxiella burnetii in healthy cattle and sheep from extensive grazing system in central Italy

Barlozzari, G., Sala, M., Iacoponi, F., Volpi, C., Polinori, N., Rombolà, P., Vairo, F., Macrì, G. & Scarpulla, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Epidemiology and Infection. e9.

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Delay in schistosomiasis diagnosis and treatment: a multicenter cohort study in Italy

Comelli, A., Riccardi, N., Canetti, D., Spinicci, M., Cenderello, G., Magro, P., Nicolini, L. A., Marchese, V., Zammarchi, L., Castelli, F., Bartoloni, A., Di Biagio, A., Caligaris, S. & Gaiera, G., Feb 3 2020, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 27, 1

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Editorial: Molecular mechanisms and new therapeutic targets in epithelial to mesenchymal transition (EMT) and fibrosis

Battistelli, C., Diederich, M., Keane, T. J., Sandoval, P., Valente, S. & Strippoli, R., Jan 16 2020, In : Frontiers in Pharmacology. 10, p. 1-2 2 p., 1556.

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Effects of ursodeoxycholic acid on rilpivirine plasma trough concentrations: a case report

Cattaneo, D., Formenti, T., Isabella, B., Filice, C., Fusi, M. & Gervasoni, C., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.

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Expression and production of the SERPING1-encoded endogenous complement regulator C1-inhibitor in multiple cohorts of tuberculosis patients

Lubbers, R., Sutherland, J. S., Goletti, D., de Paus, R. A., Dijkstra, D. J., van Moorsel, C. H. M., Veltkamp, M., Vestjens, S. M. T., Bos, W. J. W., Petrone, L., Malherbe, S. T., Walzl, G., Gelderman, K. A., Groeneveld, G. H., Geluk, A., Ottenhoff, T. H. M., Joosten, S. A. & Trouw, L. A., Apr 2020, In : Molecular Immunology. 120, p. 187-195 9 p.

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Factors affecting reported Clostridioides difficile infection rates; the more you look the more you find, but should you believe what you see?

Davies, K., Davis, G., Barbut, F., Eckert, C., Petrosillo, N., Pisapia, R., Gärtner, B., Berger, F. K., Reigadas, E., Bouza, E., Demont, C. & Wilcox, M. H., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Anaerobe. 102178.

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First cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the WHO European Region, 24 January to 21 February 2020

Spiteri, G., Fielding, J., Diercke, M., Campese, C., Enouf, V., Gaymard, A., Bella, A., Scognamiglio, P., Sierra Moros, M. J., Riutort, A. N., Demina, Y. V., Mahieu, R., Broas, M., Bengnér, M., Buda, S., Schilling, J., Filleul, L., Lepoutre, A., Saura, C., Mailles, A. & 31 others, Levy-Bruhl, D., Coignard, B., Bernard-Stoecklin, S., Behillil, S., van der Werf, S., Valette, M., Lina, B., Riccardo, F., Nicastri, E., Casas, I., Larrauri, A., Salom Castell, M., Pozo, F., Maksyutov, R. A., Martin, C., Van Ranst, M., Bossuyt, N., Siira, L., Sane, J., Tegmark-Wisell, K., Palmérus, M., Broberg, E. K., Beauté, J., Jorgensen, P., Bundle, N., Pereyaslov, D., Adlhoch, C., Pukkila, J., Pebody, R., Olsen, S. & Ciancio, B. C., Mar 1 2020, In : Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin. 25, 9

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How relevant is the HIV low level viremia and how is its management changing in the era of modern ART? A large cohort analysis

Taramasso, L., Magnasco, L., Bruzzone, B., Caligiuri, P., Bozzi, G., Mora, S., Balletto, E., Tatarelli, P., Giacomini, M. & Di Biagio, A., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Virology. 123, 104255.

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Identification of the Uric Acid Thresholds Predicting an Increased Total and Cardiovascular Mortality Over 20 Years

Virdis, A., Masi, S., Casiglia, E., Tikhonoff, V., Cicero, A. F. G., Ungar, A., Rivasi, G., Salvetti, M., Barbagallo, C. M., Bombelli, M., Dell'Oro, R., Bruno, B., Lippa, L., D'Elia, L., Verdecchia, P., Mallamaci, F., Cirillo, M., Rattazzi, M., Cirillo, P., Gesualdo, L. & 19 others, Mazza, A., Giannattasio, C., Maloberti, A., Volpe, M., Tocci, G., Georgiopoulos, G., Iaccarino, G., Nazzaro, P., Parati, G., Palatini, P., Galletti, F., Ferri, C., Desideri, G., Viazzi, F., Pontremoli, R., Muiesan, M. L., Grassi, G., Borghi, C. & Hypertension, F. T. W. G. O. U. A. A. C. R. O. T. I. S. O., 2020, In : Hypertension (Dallas, Tex. : 1979). 75, 2, p. 302-308 7 p.

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Image quality and radiation dose reduction in chest CT in pulmonary infection

Cristofaro, M., Busi Rizzi, E., Piselli, P., Pianura, E., Petrone, A., Fusco, N., Di Stefano, F. & Schinina’, V., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Radiologia Medica.

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Infarct-like myocarditis with coronary vasculitis and aneurysm formation caused by Epstein–Barr virus infection

Chimenti, C., Verardo, R., Grande, C., Francone, M. & Frustaci, A., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : ESC heart failure.

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Is Africa prepared for tackling the COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) epidemic. Lessons from past outbreaks, ongoing pan-African public health efforts, and implications for the future

Kapata, N., Ihekweazu, C., Ntoumi, F., Raji, T., Chanda-Kapata, P., Mwaba, P., Mukonka, V., Bates, M., Tembo, J., Corman, V., Mfinanga, S., Asogun, D., Elton, L., Arruda, L. B., Thomason, M. J., Mboera, L., Yavlinsky, A., Haider, N., Simons, D., Hollmann, L. & 11 others, Lule, S. A., Veas, F., Abdel Hamid, M. M., Dar, O., Edwards, S., Vairo, F., McHugh, T. D., Drosten, C., Kock, R., Ippolito, G. & Zumla, A., Apr 2020, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 93, p. 233-236 4 p.

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Isolated auditory neuropathy at birth in congenital cytomegalovirus infection

Natale, F., De Curtis, M., Bizzarri, B., Orlando, M. P., Ralli, M., Liuzzi, G., Caravale, B., Franco, F., Gaeta, A., Giancotti, A., Russo, F. Y. & Turchetta, R., Jan 6 2020, In : Italian Journal of Pediatrics. 46, 1, 3.

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Mass gathering events and reducing further global spread of COVID-19: a political and public health dilemma

WHO Novel Coronavirus-19 Mass Gatherings Expert Group, Mar 20 2020, In : The Lancet.

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Measles: An overview of a re-emerging disease in children and immunocompromised patients

Misin, A., Antonello, R. M., Di Bella, S., Campisciano, G., Zanotta, N., Giacobbe, D. R., Comar, M. & Luzzati, R., Feb 2020, In : Microorganisms. 8, 2, 276.

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Mould Infections of Traumatic Wounds: A Brief Narrative Review

Giacobbe, D. R., Riccardi, N., Vena, A. & Bassetti, M., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Infectious Diseases and Therapy.

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Nanomaterials as inhibitors of epithelial mesenchymal transition in cancer treatment

Cordani, M., Strippoli, R. & Somoza, Á., Jan 2020, In : Cancers. 12, 1, p. 1-40 40 p., E25.

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Novel basic science insights to improve the management of heart failure: Review of the working group on cellular and molecular biology of the heart of the italian society of cardiology

Ameri, P., Schiattarella, G. G., Crotti, L., Torchio, M., Bertero, E., Rodolico, D., Forte, M., Di Mauro, V., Paolillo, R., Chimenti, C., Torella, D., Catalucci, D., Sciarretta, S., Basso, C., Indolfi, C. & Perrino, C., Feb 2 2020, In : International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 21, 4, 1192.

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Novel quinoline compounds active in cancer cells through coupled DNA methyltransferase inhibition and degradation

Zwergel, C., Fioravanti, R., Stazi, G., Sarno, F., Battistelli, C., Romanelli, A., Nebbioso, A., Mendes, E., Paulo, A., Strippoli, R., Tripodi, M., Pechalrieu, D., Arimondo, P. B., De Luca, T., Del Bufalo, D., Trisciuoglio, D., Altucci, L., Valente, S. & Mai, A., Feb 2020, In : Cancers. 12, 2, 447.

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Prevalence, Correlates and Outcomes of Smoking in Pregnant Women with HIV: A National Observational Study in Italy

On behalf of The Italian Group on Surveillance on Antiretroviral Treatment in Pregnancy, Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Substance Use and Misuse.

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Prevalence of doravirine-associated resistance mutations in HIV-1-infected antiretroviral-experienced patients from two large databases in France and Italy

Soulie, C., Santoro, M. M., Storto, A., Abdi, B., Charpentier, C., Armenia, D., Jary, A., Forbici, F., Bertoli, A., Gennari, W., Andreoni, M., Mussini, C., Antinori, A., Perno, C. F., Calvez, V., Ceccherini-Silberstein, F., Descamps, D. & Marcelin, A. G., Apr 1 2020, In : The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy. 75, 4, p. 1026-1030 5 p.

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Redefining the prognostic likelihood of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia patients with borderline percentage of immunoglobulin variable heavy chain region mutations

Raponi, S., Ilari, C., Della Starza, I., Cappelli, L. V., Cafforio, L., Piciocchi, A., Arena, V., Mariglia, P., Mauro, F. R., Gentile, M., Cutrona, G., Moia, R., Favini, C., Morabito, F., Rossi, D., Gaidano, G., Guarini, A., Del Giudice, I. & Foà, R., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : British Journal of Haematology.

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Smoking Habits in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected People from Italy: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the STOPSHIV Cohort

De Socio, G. V., Maggi, P., Ricci, E., Orofino, G., Squillace, N., Menzaghi, B., Madeddu, G., Di Biagio, A., Francisci, D., Bonfanti, P., Vichi, F., Schiaroli, E., Santoro, C., Guastavigna, M. & Dell'Omo, M., Jan 2020, In : AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses. 36, 1, p. 19-26 8 p.

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The continuing 2019-nCoV epidemic threat of novel coronaviruses to global health — The latest 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China

Hui, D. S., I Azhar, E., Madani, T. A., Ntoumi, F., Kock, R., Dar, O., Ippolito, G., Mchugh, T. D., Memish, Z. A., Drosten, C., Zumla, A. & Petersen, E., Feb 2020, In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases. 91, p. 264-266 3 p.

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The prevalence of sleep impairments and predictors of sleep quality among patients with asthma

Braido, F., Baiardini, I., Ferrando, M., Scichilone, N., Santus, P., Petrone, A., Di Marco, F., Corsico, A. G., Zanforlin, A., Milanese, M., Steinhilber, G., Bonavia, M., Pirina, P., Micheletto, C., D'Amato, M., Lacedonia, D., Benassi, F., Propati, A., Ruggeri, P., Tursi, F. & 4 others, Bocchino, M. L., Patella, V., Canonica, G. W. & Blasi, F., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Asthma.

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Toning down the 2019-nCoV media hype—and restoring hope

Ippolito, G., Hui, D. S., Ntoumi, F., Maeurer, M. & Zumla, A., Mar 2020, In : The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. 8, 3, p. 230-231 2 p.

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Tools to implement the World Health Organization End TB Strategy: Addressing common challenges in high and low endemic countries

Al Abri, S., Kasaeva, T., Migliori, G. B., Goletti, D., Zenner, D., Denholm, J., Al Maani, A., Cirillo, D. M., Schön, T., Lillebæk, T., Al-Jardani, A., Go, U. Y., Dias, H. M., Tiberi, S., Al Yaquobi, F., Khamis, F. A., Kurup, P., Wilson, M., Memish, Z., Al Maqbali, A. & 3 others, Akhtar, M., Wejse, C. & Petersen, E., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal of Infectious Diseases.

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Transcriptional biomarkers for predicting development of tuberculosis: progress and clinical considerations

Esmail, H., Cobelens, F. & Goletti, D., Mar 1 2020, In : The European respiratory journal. 55, 3

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Travel-associated chikungunya acquired in Myanmar in 2019

Díaz-Menéndez, M., Esteban, E. T., Ujiie, M., Calleri, G., Rothe, C., Malvy, D., Nicastri, E., Bissinger, A. L., Grandadam, M., Alpern, J. D., Gobbi, F., Schlagenhauf, P., Duvignaud, A., Javelle, E., Nakamoto, T., Antinori, S. & Hamer, D. H., Jan 1 2020, In : Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les maladies transmissibles = European communicable disease bulletin. 25, 1

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2019

2019 update of the WSES guidelines for management of Clostridioides (Clostridium) difficile infection in surgical patients 11 Medical and Health Sciences 1103 Clinical Sciences

Sartelli, M., Di Bella, S., McFarland, L. V., Khanna, S., Furuya-Kanamori, L., Abuzeid, N., Abu-Zidan, F. M., Ansaloni, L., Augustin, G., Bala, M., Ben-Ishay, O., Biffl, W. L., Brecher, S. M., Camacho-Ortiz, A., Caínzos, M. A., Chan, S., Cherry-Bukowiec, J. R., Clanton, J., Coccolini, F., Cocuz, M. E. & 57 others, Coimbra, R., Cortese, F., Cui, Y., Czepiel, J., Demetrashvili, Z., Di Carlo, I., Di Saverio, S., Dumitru, I. M., Eckmann, C., Eiland, E. H., Forrester, J. D., Fraga, G. P., Frossard, J. L., Fry, D. E., Galeiras, R., Ghnnam, W., Gomes, C. A., Griffiths, E. A., Guirao, X., Ahmed, M. H., Herzog, T., Kim, J. I., Iqbal, T., Isik, A., Itani, K. M. F., Labricciosa, F. M., Lee, Y. Y., Juang, P., Karamarkovic, A., Kim, P. K., Kluger, Y., Leppaniemi, A., Lohsiriwat, V., MacHain, G. M., Marwah, S., Mazuski, J. E., Metan, G., Moore, E. E., Moore, F. A., Ordoñez, C. A., Pagani, L., Petrosillo, N., Portela, F., Rasa, K., Rems, M., Sakakushev, B. E., Segovia-Lohse, H., Sganga, G., Shelat, V. G., Spigaglia, P., Tattevin, P., Tranà, C., Urbánek, L., Ulrych, J., Viale, P., Baiocchi, G. L. & Catena, F., Feb 28 2019, In : World Journal of Emergency Surgery. 14, 1, p. 1-29 29 p., 8.

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A bronchoalveolar lavage-driven antimicrobial treatment improves survival in hematologic malignancy patients with detected lung infiltrates: A prospective multicenter study of the SEIFEM group

on behalf of the Sorveglianza Epidemiologica Infezioni nelle Emopatie (SEIFEM) Group, Marchesi, F., Cattaneo, C., Criscuolo, M., Delia, M., Dargenio, M., Del Principe, M. I., Spadea, A., Fracchiolla, N. S., Melillo, L., Perruccio, K., Alati, C., Russo, D., Garzia, M., Brociner, M., Cefalo, M., Armiento, D., Cesaro, S., Decembrino, N., Mengarelli, A. & 3 others, Tumbarello, M., Busca, A. & Pagano, L., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Hematology. 94, 10, p. 1104-1112

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A case of persistent bacteraemia by Ralstonia mannitolilytica and Ralstonia pickettii in an intensive care unit

Basso, M., Venditti, C., Raponi, G., Navazio, A. S., Alessandri, F., Giombini, E., Nisii, C., Di Caro, A. & Venditti, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Infection and Drug Resistance. 12, p. 2391-2395 5 p.

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Acute HEV hepatitis: Clinical and laboratory diagnosis

Marrone, G., Biolato, M., Mercurio, G., Capobianchi, M. R., Garbuglia, A. R., Liguori, A., Vassallo, G., Gasbarrini, A., Miele, L. & Grieco, A., Jan 1 2019, In : European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences. 23, 2, p. 764-770 7 p.

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A global genotyping survey of Strongyloides stercoralis and Strongyloides fuelleborni using deep amplicon sequencing

Barratt, J. L. N., Lane, M., Talundzic, E., Richins, T., Robertson, G., Formenti, F., Pritt, B., Verocai, G., De Souza, J. N., Soares, N. M., Traub, R., Buonfrate, D. & Bradbury, R. S., Jan 1 2019, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 13, 9, e0007609.

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A global scientific strategy to cure hepatitis B

Members of the ICE-HBV Working Groups, ICE-HBV Stakeholders Group Chairs, ICE-HBV Senior Advisors, Revill, P. A., Chisari, F. V., Block, J. M., Dandri, M., Gehring, A. J., Guo, H., Hu, J., Kramvis, A., Lampertico, P., Janssen, H. L. A., Levrero, M., Li, W., Liang, T. J., Lim, S. G., Lu, F., Penicaud, M. C., Tavis, J. E. & 33 others, Thimme, R., Arbuthnot, P., Boonstra, A., Chang, K. M., Chen, P. J., Glebe, D., Guidotti, L. G., Fellay, J., Ferrari, C., Jansen, L., Lau, D. T. Y., Lok, A. S., Maini, M. K., Mason, W., Matthews, G., Paraskevis, D., Petersen, J., Rehermann, B., Shin, E. C., Thompson, A., van Bömmel, F., Wang, F. S., Watashi, K., Yang, H. C., Yuan, Z., Yuen, M. F., Block, T., Miller, V., Protzer, U., Bréchot, C., Locarnini, S., Peters, M. G. & Schinazi, R. F., Jul 1 2019, In : The Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 4, 7, p. 545-558 14 p.

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