Cartilage oligomeric matrix protein on the spot for liver fibrosis evaluation: Too early or too late?

Published: 11 May 2017
Author(s): Kalliopi Zachou, Stella Gabeta, Nikolaos K. Gatselis, Gary L. Norman, George N. Dalekos
Issue: May 2017
Section: Letter to the Editor

We would like to thank Huang et al. [1] for their interest and valid comments regarding our recent study published in the March issue of the journal on the potential use of serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) levels as a new non-invasive marker of fibrosis in patients with chronic viral hepatitis (CVH) [2].