Hepatitis C

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Simon Jenkins is wrong about the NHS infected blood inquiry | Letters
Letters: A public inquiry was the only way to get justice for those affected by this scandal, which went on for two decades and was covered up for 20 years more, writes Diana Johnson MP

Letters

21, Jun, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Ministers reject calls for immediate compensation for infected blood victims
Thousands of people got HIV or hepatitis C from blood transfusions in 1970s and 1980s

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

28, Jan, 2020 @6:29 PM

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Chinese contaminated blood whistleblower dies in US
Shuping Wang exposed spread of HIV and hepatitis C through contaminated blood in 1990s

Mattha Busby

26, Sep, 2019 @2:47 PM

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Nearly 100,000 Britons thought to be risking death from hepatitis C
Public health body calculates undiagnosed sufferers after monitoring drugs users

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

12, Sep, 2019 @11:01 PM

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Buyers Club: the network providing people with affordable hepatitis C medicine – video
Denied an affordable cure, a group of patients took matters into their own hands and defied the US pharmaceutical company that holds the patent

Mandakini Gahlot, Clément Gargoullaud, Thomas Ellis, Charlie Phillips and Jacqueline Edenbrow

03, Jun, 2019 @11:05 AM

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Infected blood may have been given after safe date, inquiry hears
Testimony raises questions about assurances provided on screening out of hepatitis C

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

01, May, 2019 @5:31 PM

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Infected blood inquiry judge calls for more testing for hepatitis C
Sir Brian Langstaff urges greater awareness of ‘terrible disease’ in opening remarks

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

30, Apr, 2019 @4:44 PM

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Infected blood victims call for more mass screening for hepatitis C
Government urged to test NHS patients given blood products or transfusions in 1970s-90s

Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent

29, Apr, 2019 @11:00 PM

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HIV, hepatitis, death: infected blood scandal inquiry puts victims first
After decades of silence, victims of the infected blood scandal dare to hope for justice

Simon Hattenstone

29, Sep, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Why was contaminated blood allowed to devastate haemophiliacs’ lives? | Su Gorman
Finally, an inquiry. I have to believe this can deliver the justice my husband and I have spent decades demanding, says campaigner Su Gorman

Su Gorman

27, Sep, 2018 @11:12 AM

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'Treated like pariahs': contaminated blood victims tell their stories
Those infected or affected hope inquiry into the scandal will finally reveal the truth

Owen Bowcott and Rebekah Evans

25, Sep, 2018 @5:15 PM

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Infected blood victims 'may still not know they have hepatitis C'
Inquiry into NHS scandal hears that more than 25,000 people may have been infected

Owen Bowcott

24, Sep, 2018 @1:50 PM

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