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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maulik Shah
24 years experience Clinical Genetics
Extremely variable: The length of an intron is extremely variable. Even within the same gene, the introns of vastly different lengths can exist. Depending on the statis ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Interferon alpha: Is a treatment for chronic hepatitis c and is also occasionally used in certain types of lymphoma and leukemia. It is a manufactured protein that is d ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Interferon alfa-2b: Interferon Alpha 2b, made from recombinant dna, used in the treament of several illnesses. A poor name -- an intron is defined to be a portion that i ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Interferon alpha: Is a treatment for chronic hepatitis c and is also occasionally used in certain types of lymphoma and leukemia.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rupesh Parikh
26 years experience Medical Oncology
Lots : Boxed warnings pegasys, like other Alpha interferons, may cause or make fatal or life-threatening problems worse (like mental, immune system, heart ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raj Vuppalanchi
23 years experience Hepatology
Size of the molecule: Pegasys (peginterferon alfa 2a) is larger size and comes in solution where as pegontron comes as powder that needs to be reconstituted with saline bef ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Rahimi
9 years experience Hepatology
Usually Insurance: Assuming you are ready to be treated with peg interferon from your doctor, the prescription usually gets submitted to the pharmacy and from there the ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Equivalent: They are equivalent. Different brands.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Camilla Graham
27 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: What genotype of hepatitis c do you have? Genotype 1 can be treated with peg-interferon plus Ribavirin plus a protease inhibitor. People with geno ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raj Vuppalanchi
23 years experience Hepatology
Stop treatment: If the viral load increases during treatment--it means viral breakthrough and your treatment is no longer effective. Please discuss with your provider ... Read More
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