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Hepatitis B Foundation Marks 25th Anniversary at Crystal Ball
April 13 - The Hepatitis B Foundation marked a quarter century as the global authority on hepatitis B at its Crystal Ball on April 8th, which raised nearly $125,000. Dr. Bud Tennant was honored with the Baruch S. Blumberg Prize and Mr. Renold Capocasale received the Community Commitment Award.
New Report: Hepatitis B and C Can Be Eliminated in the United States
April 13 - The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine released a newreport on Eliminating the Public Health Problem of Hepatitis B and C in the United States that both could be eliminated "but that this would take considerable will and resources."
Scientists Involved with Hepatitis C Cure Turn Focus to Hepatitis B
April 4 - A perfect environment of dream team scientists and Dr. Tim Block, scientist and co-founder of the Hepatitis B Foundation, unite at the PA Biotech Center in Bucks County to find a cure for hep B. Listen to this NPR broadcast here.
Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer
March 14 – The Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer (1975-2012) shows death rates continue to decline for most cancers, except for liver cancer. The incidence of liver cancer and death rate have increased sharply.
Dr. Bertoletti will speak about the "Immunobiology of Hepatitis B." He is a Professor of Emerging Diseases of the Duke Graduate Medical School of Singapore and a Principal Investigator of the Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, A*STAR.
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