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This protese inhibitor trial i am signed up for is not the Vertex one..its the Boceprevir Phase II Study ....anyone out there know anything on this.,,,here s a liink to some news on it...looks really good


http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m4PRN/is_2008_August_4/ai_n27967944
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Schering-Plough Corporation (NYSE: SGP) provided an update on the clinical development program for boceprevir, its investigational oral hepatitis C protease inhibitor. Initial results from an ongoing Phase II study in treatment-naive (previously untreated) hepatitis C patients showed boceprevir (800 mg TID) in combination with PEGINTRON(TM) (peginterferon alfa-2b) and REBETOL(R) (ribavirin, USP) achieved a high rate of early virologic response, with up to 79 percent of patients having undetectable virus (HCV-RNA) at week 12 of boceprevir treatment compared to 34 percent of patients receiving PEGINTRON and REBETOL alone.

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This is a good detail site of the trail i will began in Oct.


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My nurse says 1in 5 patients will recieve the placebo drugs...so i have an 80% chance to get some of the good stuff.
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Still sounds great to me Rock.  I think you'll have excellent results.  I will say a little prayer that you get the good stuff.  It's time to kick some a-s-s and turn the page on the hepc chapter of your life.  
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The odds look good...up to 80% odds of staying clear at 12 weeks EOT...AND A 80% chance i will get the real drug....id go to las vegas with those odds and come bacd loaded
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http://clinicaltrials.gov
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