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Genome-wide association study of interferon-related cytopenia in chronic hepatitis C patients

Alexander J Thompson, Paul J Clark, Abanish Singh, Dongliang Ge, Jacques Fellay, Mingfu Zhu, Qianqian Zhu, Thomas J Urban, Keyur Patel, Hans L Tillmann, Susanna Naggie, Nezam H Afdhal, Ira M Jacobson, Rafael Esteban, Fred Poordad, Eric J Lawitz, Jonathan McCone, Mitchell L Shiffman, Greg W Galler, John W King Show all

Journal of Hepatology | ELSEVIER | Published : 2012


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by Schering-Plough Research Institute, Kenilworth, New Jersey. Dr. Thompson received funding support from the Duke Clinical Research Institute, a generous research gift from the Richard B. Boebel Family Fund, the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia, the Gastroenterology Society of Australia and the Royal Australasian College of Physicians.r Drs. McHutchison, Goldstein, Muir, Afdhal, Jacobson, Esteban, Poordad, Lawitz, McCone, Shiffman, King, Kwo, Patel and Sulkowski report having received research ad grant support from Schering-Plough. Drs. McHutchison, Goldstein, Muir, Afdhal, Jacobson, Esteban, Poordad, Lawitz, Shiffman, Kwo, and Sulkowski have reported receiving consulting fees or acted in an advisory capacity for Schering-Plough. Drs. Noviello, Pedicone, Brass, Pedicone, and Albrecht are employees of Schering-Plough (now Merck & Co., Inc.) and are stock holders in this entity. Drs. Thompson, Goldstein, McHutchison, Ge, Fellay, Shianna, and Urban are co-inventors of a patent application based on the ITPA finding.