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Schering-Plough's new hepatitis C drug positive in Phase II

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Schering-Plough's experimental hepatitis C drug candidate boceprevir improved sustained viral response (SVR) rates when added to standard therapy in treatment-naive patients with chronic hepatitis C genotype 1, interim results of a Phase II study show.

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