EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY, vol.26, no.7, pp.774-780, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY
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Background Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection is a health problem worldwide. Current treatment options for chronic hepatitis B (CHB) are nucleoside or nucleotide analogues and pegylated interferons. Tenofovir and entecavir are much more commonly used as they have better efficacy, tolerability, and high genetic barriers to resistance.