Future of liver disease in the era of direct acting antivirals for the treatment of hepatitis C
Francesca Romana Ponziani, Francesca Mangiola, Cecilia Binda, Maria Assunta Zocco, Massimo Siciliano, Antonio Grieco, Maurizio Pompili, Antonio Gasbarrini, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Catholic University Sacred Heart of Rome, Agostino Gemelli Hospital, 00168 Rome, Italy
Gian Lodovico Rapaccini, Gastroenterology, Catholic University Sacred Heart of Rome, Complesso Integrato Columbus, 00168 Rome, Italy
Author contributions: Ponziani FR, Mangiola F and Binda C reviewed the literature, drafted the paper and approved the final version of the paper; Zocco MA, Siciliano M, Grieco A, Rapaccini GL, Pompili M and Gasbarrini A reviewed the literature, revised the paper and approved the final version of the paper.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflict of interest to declare.
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Correspondence to: Cecilia Binda, MD, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Catholic University Sacred Heart of Rome, Agostino Gemelli Hospital, Largo Agostino Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: September 2, 2016
Peer-review started: September 3, 2016
First decision: October 20, 2016
Revised: October 26, 2016
Accepted: December 1, 2016
Article in press: December 2, 2016
Published online: March 8, 2017