Investigation of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C in Taiwan
The purpose of this study is to investigate the differences of genotypes of hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Taiwan.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Investigation of Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C in Taiwan|
- genotype and DNA level or RNA level of HBV and HCV virus [ Time Frame: once during Mar. 2008- Jan. 2011 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
10ml blood was sampled and then serum was be retained.
|Study Start Date:||April 2008|
|Study Completion Date:||January 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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Biological: blood sampling and abdominal sonography
10cc blood sampling and abdominal sonography
Other Name: 10cc blood sampling and abdominal sonography
The purpose of this study is investigating the differences of genotypes and DNA level or RNA level of hepatitis B and hepatitis C in Taiwan.
|National Taiwan University Hospital|
|Taipei, Taiwan, 100|
|Study Chair:||Jin-Chuan Sheu, M.D. P.H.D.||National Taiwan University Hospital|