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Pennsylvania: Thomas Jefferson U. Hospital Opens Hepatitis C Center

May 15, 2012

The Jefferson Hepatitis C Center -- a multidisciplinary, comprehensive facility for the study of hepatitis C virus and hepatic disease -- now is open at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Jefferson houses the Philadelphia area's longest continuously active program for liver transplantation. According to CDC, an estimated 3.2 million Americans have chronic hepatitis C virus infection.

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Adapted from:
Philadelphia Business Journal
05.14.2012; John George

This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.

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