hepatitis A virus

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Related to hepatitis A virus: Hepatitis B virus, Hepatitis E virus, Hepatitis D virus
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the virus causing hepatitis A

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The screening showed that the employee had hepatitis A virus antibodies - an agent the body develops to make it immune to the virus - meaning that the employee had once had the virus in the past.
The hepatitis A virus typically isn't transmitted through exposure to infected blood.
Bilive(TM) is a combined vaccine formulated by purified inactivated Hepatitis A virus antigen and recombinant (yeast) hepatitis B surface (HBsAg), absorbed into aluminum hydroxide.
The data also suggest that this or related chemically inactivated (killed-virus) vaccines now under development may reduce or eliminate clinical symptoms in many persons who receive their inoculations shortly after becoming infected with the hepatitis A virus, says Leslye D.
Recent findings by researchers at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and the Stanford University School of Medicine illustrate the probable biological foundation for this effect, pinpointing one infectious culprit: the hepatitis A virus.