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The liver is one of the largest solid organs of the body. It is located in the upper right part of the abdomen. Most of the organ lies under cover of the rib cage.
Mayo Clinic study identifies potential new drug therapy for liver diseases

Mayo Clinic study identifies potential new drug therapy for liver diseases

High-fructose corn syrup fuels growth of colon tumors in mice

High-fructose corn syrup fuels growth of colon tumors in mice

Many individuals recovering from addiction continue to suffer from chronic physical disease

Many individuals recovering from addiction continue to suffer from chronic physical disease

Current HBV genome sequences help deduce ancient human population movements into Australia

Current HBV genome sequences help deduce ancient human population movements into Australia

CardioMEMS heart failure sensor reliably safe, effectively reduces hospitalizations

CardioMEMS heart failure sensor reliably safe, effectively reduces hospitalizations

Green tea lowers obesity, health risks in mice

Green tea lowers obesity, health risks in mice

Vast majority of children with autism have difficulties that require therapeutic, educational support

Vast majority of children with autism have difficulties that require therapeutic, educational support

Research shows how SGLT-2 inhibitors induce a fasting state that triggers metabolic benefits

Research shows how SGLT-2 inhibitors induce a fasting state that triggers metabolic benefits

Liver tissue model can help investigate the effects of RNA interference

Liver tissue model can help investigate the effects of RNA interference

Researchers identify first genetic defect linked to biliary atresia

Researchers identify first genetic defect linked to biliary atresia

Discovery paves the way for simple blood test to detect early stages of NAFLD

Discovery paves the way for simple blood test to detect early stages of NAFLD

Lipid-filled particle plays role in immune function and metabolism

Lipid-filled particle plays role in immune function and metabolism

Genetic defect linked to pediatric liver disease identified

Genetic defect linked to pediatric liver disease identified

Common acid reflux drugs tied to elevated risk for kidney disease

Common acid reflux drugs tied to elevated risk for kidney disease

Low physical fitness during adolescence associated with later receipt of disability pension

Low physical fitness during adolescence associated with later receipt of disability pension

Researchers link protein clusterin to many facets of cardiometabolic syndrome risk

Researchers link protein clusterin to many facets of cardiometabolic syndrome risk

New research may help treat HIV patients without elevating risk for liver disease

New research may help treat HIV patients without elevating risk for liver disease

Newly discovered molecules show potential to treat obesity and fatty liver disease

Newly discovered molecules show potential to treat obesity and fatty liver disease

Standard method for ranking liver transplant waitlists may not prioritize the sickest candidates

Standard method for ranking liver transplant waitlists may not prioritize the sickest candidates

Clinical Design launches world’s only hygienic digital urine test at Arab Health 2019

Clinical Design launches world’s only hygienic digital urine test at Arab Health 2019