Infection with the hepatitis C virus causes viral genotype-specific differences in cholesterol metabolism and hepatic steatosis

Via Peters

Patients Participants with chronic HCV infection were recruited at two centres: Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Imperial College London. All participants gave written, informed consent and the study had ethical approval (Northumberland REC 07/H0902/45 and Fife and Forth Valley REC 07/S0501/21). The research was performed in accordance with the relevant guidelines/regulations set out […]

Why an infection can impact your fitness

Via Peters

Dr Erin Howden, the head of the human integrative physiology lab at the Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, is witnessing a similar phenomenon. Loading “It’s typically high-functioning, active individuals who had COVID and really struggled to get back to that normal life they were able to maintain prior,” she says. […]