PCR detection of HCV RNA among French non-A, non-B hepatitis patients

  • J. Li
  • L. Vitvitski
  • S. Tong
  • C. Trépo
Part of the Archives of Virology book series (ARCHIVES SUPPL, volume 4)


Hepatitis C virus (HCV) cDNA was amplified from serum of 26/40 French chronic non-A, non-B hepatitis patients by the nested polymerase chain reaction. Compared with anti-C100, viral cDNA represents a more reliable marker of active HCV replication.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Li
    • 1
  • L. Vitvitski
    • 1
  • S. Tong
    • 1
  • C. Trépo
    • 1
  1. 1.Unité de Recherche sur les HépatitesINSERM U271LyonFrance

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