Hepatitis C virus: virology and experimental systems.
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Over the past several years, significant progress has been made toward the understanding of hepatitis C virus, especially the development of in vitro cell culture models. The scientific community now has the tools to gain a better understanding of the virus, which should translate into better clinical therapeutic modalities. Many new drugs are currently being evaluated, and a few are already undergoing clinica trials. This article focuses on the current advances in hepatitis C virus virology.