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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).
Researchers discuss techniques to help combat growing epidemic of obesity

Researchers discuss techniques to help combat growing epidemic of obesity

Increasing dietary protein may lower risk of diabetes in people with NAFLD

Increasing dietary protein may lower risk of diabetes in people with NAFLD

Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Highly inflamed vascular plaques associated with progressive liver disease

Highly inflamed vascular plaques associated with progressive liver disease

Diet-induced obesity synchronizes opposing liver fat metabolic processes in mice

Diet-induced obesity synchronizes opposing liver fat metabolic processes in mice

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Study finds link between DNA methylation and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Alcohol-related cirrhosis mortality on the rise among young adults

Alcohol-related cirrhosis mortality on the rise among young adults

Researchers find experimental compound to treat fibrotic diseases

Researchers find experimental compound to treat fibrotic diseases

Researchers focus on mechanisms involved in development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Researchers focus on mechanisms involved in development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease costs the U.S. healthcare system $32 billion annually

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease costs the U.S. healthcare system $32 billion annually

U.S. researchers recommend development of anti-cancer drugs based on mechanism of Namodenoson

U.S. researchers recommend development of anti-cancer drugs based on mechanism of Namodenoson

Individual species of lipids may be better signatures of metabolic health

Individual species of lipids may be better signatures of metabolic health

Chemical compounds produced by gut bacteria could help spot early stages of liver disease

Chemical compounds produced by gut bacteria could help spot early stages of liver disease

New study reveals how ‘good’ bacteria help in regulating our metabolism

New study reveals how ‘good’ bacteria help in regulating our metabolism

Review: Stem cells appear to help fight obesity in animal models

Review: Stem cells appear to help fight obesity in animal models

Can-Fite provides update on Phase II clinical trial with drug candidate Namodenoson

Can-Fite provides update on Phase II clinical trial with drug candidate Namodenoson

Ultrasound-based technology for assessing overweight adolescents with liver disease

Ultrasound-based technology for assessing overweight adolescents with liver disease

Extensive lipidomics studies reveal signatures of metabolic health and disease

Extensive lipidomics studies reveal signatures of metabolic health and disease

Naturally occurring antibody can block inflammation in mice, finds study

Naturally occurring antibody can block inflammation in mice, finds study

MiNA Therapeutics announces initial results from phase I trial of saRNA candidate in liver cancer patients

MiNA Therapeutics announces initial results from phase I trial of saRNA candidate in liver cancer patients