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  Conference on Retroviruses
and Opportunistic Infections (CROI)
February 13-16, 2017, Seattle WA
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HIV-HCV Coinfection in the DAA Era: "En Route for Eradication" ?
  "Patients were mostly male (71.9%), IVDU (51.0%), of median age 51 years, infected with HCV genotype 1a (39.5%), 3 (21.0%) or 4 (22.0%), with fibrosis F3-4 in 41.4%. .....Incident cases were mostly male (98%), MSM (87%) .....HCV incidence rate increased from 0.35 per 100 person-years (%PY) to 0.69%PY in MSM, while the median incidence in other patients was 0.08%PY. Reinfections occurred in 45 patients (male 93%, MSM 71%, genotype 1a 47% or 4 38%), including 2 patients with another reinfection. Median reinfection rate was 2.56%PY in MSM and 0.22%PY in other patients"
Reported by Jules Levin
CROI 2017 Feb 14-17 Seattle, WA
Laurent Cotte, Pascal Pugliese, Isabelle Poizot-Martin, Marc-Antoine Valantin, Lise Cuzin, Jacques Reynes, Eric Billaud, Thomas Huleux, Pierre Pradat, for the DatAIDS Study Group