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Fatty liver, also known as fatty liver disease (FLD), is a reversible condition where large vacuoles of triglyceride fat accumulate in liver cells via the process of steatosis (i.e. abnormal retention of lipids within a cell).
Novel drug inhibits liver damage, obesity and glucose intolerance in mice fed with high-fat diet

Novel drug inhibits liver damage, obesity and glucose intolerance in mice fed with high-fat diet

Study determines prevalence of fatty liver disease and fibrosis among young adults in the UK

Study determines prevalence of fatty liver disease and fibrosis among young adults in the UK

American women drinking more, and dying much more often, as a result

American women drinking more, and dying much more often, as a result

Health benefits of a 'Dry January'

Health benefits of a 'Dry January'

Researchers discover new cellular player involved in obesity

Researchers discover new cellular player involved in obesity

Longevity protein SIRT6 also plays crucial role in burning and regulating liver fat metabolism

Longevity protein SIRT6 also plays crucial role in burning and regulating liver fat metabolism

Edematous severe acute malnutrition linked to DNA modification

Edematous severe acute malnutrition linked to DNA modification

Using math equations to detect and forecast liver cancer risk

Using math equations to detect and forecast liver cancer risk

Perinatal exposure of rats to flame retardants changes the liver epigenome

Perinatal exposure of rats to flame retardants changes the liver epigenome

New research may help guide future treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

New research may help guide future treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Study explores cost-effectiveness of transient elastography for detecting liver fibrosis

Study explores cost-effectiveness of transient elastography for detecting liver fibrosis

Lactobacillus balances intestinal microbiome and ameliorates chronic alcohol-induced liver injury

Lactobacillus balances intestinal microbiome and ameliorates chronic alcohol-induced liver injury

New startup aims to prevent reperfusion-related organ damage after liver transplant

New startup aims to prevent reperfusion-related organ damage after liver transplant

Clinical trial demonstrates safety and effectiveness of oral drug to treat NASH

Clinical trial demonstrates safety and effectiveness of oral drug to treat NASH

Early diagnosis and treatment of chronic inflammation may reduce illness, save lives

Early diagnosis and treatment of chronic inflammation may reduce illness, save lives

Researchers create 3D liver model for improved diagnosis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Researchers create 3D liver model for improved diagnosis of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Good fitness linked to longer life without dementia

Good fitness linked to longer life without dementia

Researchers use phage therapy to successfully treat alcoholic liver disease

Researchers use phage therapy to successfully treat alcoholic liver disease

Acute kidney injury on the rise in hospitalized pregnant women

Acute kidney injury on the rise in hospitalized pregnant women

HCC and cirrhosis-related deaths may be prevented by lifestyle modifications

HCC and cirrhosis-related deaths may be prevented by lifestyle modifications