Cognitive function associated with increased microglia activation in patients with HCV

Preserved cognitive function was associated with increased microglia activation with predominance in the basal ganglia in patients with HCV, according to recent findings published in Journal of Viral Hepatitis. “This study evaluates microglia activation in HCV-infected patients with only mild liver disease in context of absence or presence of chronic fatigue, mood disturbances, history of interferon therapy and cognitive dysfunction, using the binding of