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Charlotte Lanièce Delaunay, Arnaud Godin, Nadine Kronfli, Dimitra Panagiotoglou, Joseph Cox, Michel Alary, Marina B. Klein, Mathieu Maheu-Giroux. Can hepatitis C elimination targets be sustained among people who inject drugs post-2030? International Journal of Drug Policy. Volume 96, October 2021, 103343

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Lafreniere MA, Powdrill MH, Singaravelu R, Pezacki JP. 6-Hydroxydopamine Inhibits the Hepatitis C Virus through Alkylation of Host and Viral Proteins and the Induction of Oxidative Stress. ACS Infect Dis. 2016 Nov 11;2(11):863-871.

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