The Week in Review: March 10, 2017 – March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017 News Recap Top of the news this week is a report from Cheryl Reitz who has just embarked on another Outreach Road Trip to BC's rural, remote, and First Nations communities.  The report this week covers Lytton, Spences Bridge and Cache Creek. The report is very detailed and we have included a slide show. Rural/Remote/Indigenous Hepatitis C Outreach 2017 – Part 1 Other News: Will they ever learn? Many years ago several senior...

Indian scientists develop Hepatitis C vaccine

Bengaluru: A group of Indian scientists has developed a vaccine meant to treat Hepatitis C, a virus or infection that causes liver disease and inflammation of the liver.According to the report in Times of India, the team from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru, has developed a vaccine for HCV genotype 3a.The scientists said the vaccine has shown promising results in preclinical studies and is customised for the Indian population.It is said t