Cost of Hepatitis C Antivirals May Keep Patients Away Tops SPT Week in Review

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5. Toxic Components of Fire Ant Venom Reduce Inflammation in Psoriasis

Findings may lead to future treatments for patients with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Read more…

4. First Predictive Model of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Developed

Study findings could lead to new treatment options for patients with IBD in the future. Read more…

3. Poor Adherence to Hormone Therapy Observed in Breast Cancer Survivors Taking Opioids

Adjuvant endocrine therapy can prevent cancer recurrence but can result in painful side effects. Read more…

2. Repurposing Drugs for Cancer Treatment

Many researchers are interested in looking at FDA-approved drugs that could potentially be repositioned for use in cancer treatment. Read more…

1. Cost of Hepatitis C Antivirals May Keep Patients Away

Limited proportion of patients with chronic hepatitis C virus received antiviral treatment before the widespread use of direct-acting antivirals. Read more…