Welcome to the HBV Advocate’s AASLD Conference coverage.  In an effort to best serve our readership, we will post all the important and interesting abstracts about HBV from the conference.  While attending the conference, we will update any abstracts that we personally cover at the conference. The updated abstracts will be marked with the date that they have been updated and posted.  The other abstracts posted to the web site are HBV related abstracts posted to www.aasld.org that we have not been able to report on or update.  


To locate specific abstracts for each topic below, click on the links.


Please click here to view our fact sheet on reading and understanding an abstract.


Thank You,

Alan Franciscus





Hepatitis B



·        Overview of HBV Research Presented at AASDL 2010
The latest in hepatitis B treatment and research.  News about promising new treatments, and new information about the effectiveness of existing antiviral and interferon treatments.


·        Peginterferon Therapy – New Studies: 
New treatments for hepatitis B that have been studied in humans.


·        Direct-Acting Antiviral Agents (DAA’s): 
The current treatments for hepatitis B, including outcomes, side effects and treatment of various HBV populations.