Global epidemiology of hepatitis C virus infection: An up-date of the distribution and circulation of hepatitis C virus genotypes
Arnolfo Petruzziello, Samantha Marigliano, Giovanna Loquercio, Anna Cozzolino, Carmela Cacciapuoti, Laboratory of Virology and Molecular Biology "V.Tridente", IRCCS Italia, Fondazione " G. Pascale", 80131 Naples, Italy
Author contributions: Petruzziello A, Marigliano S, Loquercio G and Cozzolino A acquired the data; Petruzziello A drafted the article and contributed to conception and design; Cacciapuoti C contributed to critical revision for important intellectual content; all authors approved the final version to be published.
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Correspondence to: Arnolfo Petruzziello, PhD, Laboratory of Virology and Molecular Biology "V. Tridente", IRCCS Italia, Fondazione " G. Pascale", Via Mariano Semmola, 80131 Naples, Italy. email@example.com
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Received: April 15, 2016
Peer-review started: April 18, 2016
First decision: May 12, 2016
Revised: June 28, 2016
Accepted: August 8, 2016
Article in press: August 8, 2016
Published online: September 14, 2016