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ContraVir expands advisory board with HBV experts

ContraVir expands advisory board with HBV experts
July 30, 2016

Jordan Feld, MD, MPH, a member of the HCV Next Editorial Board, is among a number of hepatitis B virus experts who have been added to the scientific advisory board at ContraVir Pharmaceuticals, according to a press release.

Feld is an internationally recognized clinical and laboratory researcher in viral hepatitis at University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital Liver Center, and McLaughlin-Rotman Centre for Global Health in Toronto. He joins Carol L. Brosgart, MD, who was named chairwoman of the advisory board at ContraVir, and four other HBV experts.

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