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An extra booster dose raised antibody levels in one third of people with organ transplants, but many remain unprotected.
Natural immunity and vaccine responses may be weaker in people with immune suppression, so they should get their second dose promptly.
Though usually safe, pregnant women who had liver transplants have a higher risk of some maternal and fetal complications.
Just weeks after getting a nose ring, this New York City mom developed a rare hepatitis B infection and needed a liver transplant.
Alcoholism-related liver disease was a growing problem even before COVID-19, but the pandemic has dramatically added to the toll.
For Black people, insurance access, travel distance and a lack of knowledge about options contribute to transplant waiting list disparities.
Many people with fatty liver disease have obesity, diabetes and other metabolic conditions.
Researchers analyzed data on more than 80,000 people on the liver transplant list to look for answers.
Some experts have doubted the link between sustained virologic response and clinical outcomes.
Transplants due to hepatitis C have declined dramatically thanks to effective treatment.
People who donate part of their liver to save a life should be taken care of––not penalized, says a new opinion piece.
Scientists say they have developed a new 3-D printing technique that can produce viable organ tissues.
Plaintiffs in Georgia, Michigan, Kansas and Missouri say new rules will leave less populous areas with fewer organs than urban regions.
April is National Donate Month and an opportunity to increase awareness about living donor options.
How does drinking affect people living with hepatitis C?
Foreigners often fly here to access limited spots on organ waiting lists that might otherwise be available to U.S. citizens.
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