King Saud University researchers identify genetic mutation causing fulminant viral hepatitis
Riyadh, Aug 24, 2023, In a groundbreaking discovery, a team of medical and research experts hailing from the esteemed College of Medicine at King Saud University has achieved a significant milestone. Their tireless efforts have led to the successful identification of a genetic mutation responsible for the development of fulminant viral hepatitis (FVH) in individuals afflicted with hepatitis A. This remarkable breakthrough holds immense promise for the field of medicine and offers a glimmer of hope for patients grappling with this debilitating condition.
The team at the college's Department of Pediatrics, in conjunction with laboratory immunologists from Rockefeller University in New York and Paris Cité University in France, has achieved a significant scientific identification.
The college's formidable team comprised of esteemed individuals, namely Doctors Rabih Halwani, Saleh Al-Muhsen, Fahad Al-Sohime, and Zobaida Al-Sum. In a groundbreaking revelation, the scientific identification of [insert subject] has been officially announced in the esteemed Journal of Clinical Immunology.