Insulin resistance is independently associated with significant hepatic fibrosis in Asian chronic hepatitis C genotype 2 or 3 patients
Keyur Patel, Alexander J Thompson, Wan-Long Chuang, Chuan-Mo Lee, Chen-Yuan Peng, Ganesananthan Shanmuganathan, Satawat Thongsawat, Tawesak Tanwandee, Varocha Mahachai, Chutima Pramoolsinsap, Mong Cho, Kwang Hyup Han, Samir R Shah, Graham R Foster, Paul J Clark, Erik Pulkstenis, G Mani Subramanian, John G McHutchison
Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology | WILEY | Published : 2011
This study was supported by Human Genome Sciences, Inc., Rockville, Maryland, USA and Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland. Disclosures: EP and MS are employees of and own stock in HGS; KP and JGM have received research support and/or have been consultants to HGS and/or Novartis.