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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.
Research consortium receives $111 million NCI grant to prevent, treat HIV-related cancers

Research consortium receives $111 million NCI grant to prevent, treat HIV-related cancers

Middle-aged people report more pain than older Americans, study finds

Middle-aged people report more pain than older Americans, study finds

Study detects key differences in immune responses of adults and children with COVID-19

Study detects key differences in immune responses of adults and children with COVID-19

CNIC researchers uncover a mechanism explaining how macrophages regulate obesity

CNIC researchers uncover a mechanism explaining how macrophages regulate obesity

Study provides valuable insights on effects of APOE gene on health and disease

Study provides valuable insights on effects of APOE gene on health and disease

Researchers are testing the effectiveness of multiple treatments to prevent COVID-19

Researchers are testing the effectiveness of multiple treatments to prevent COVID-19

Study identifies gene that could decrease chances of developing alcoholic cirrhosis

Study identifies gene that could decrease chances of developing alcoholic cirrhosis

CN Bio partners with Imperial College London to uncover therapeutic targets for alcoholic hepatitis

CN Bio partners with Imperial College London to uncover therapeutic targets for alcoholic hepatitis

Researchers receive $16 million NIH grant to study link between autophagy and Alzheimer's disease

Researchers receive $16 million NIH grant to study link between autophagy and Alzheimer's disease

Study shows fatty liver disease is a significant risk factor for COVID-19 hospitalization

Study shows fatty liver disease is a significant risk factor for COVID-19 hospitalization

VUMC launches clinical trial of promising COVID-19 treatments in outpatient setting

VUMC launches clinical trial of promising COVID-19 treatments in outpatient setting

New method offers hope to patients in critical need of kidney transplant

New method offers hope to patients in critical need of kidney transplant

Study shows link between lipid metabolism and onset of psychosis

Study shows link between lipid metabolism and onset of psychosis

Majority of U.S. COVID-19 fatalities had underlying medical conditions

Majority of U.S. COVID-19 fatalities had underlying medical conditions

Study identifies three clinical course variations in patients with acute decompensated cirrhosis

Study identifies three clinical course variations in patients with acute decompensated cirrhosis

New discovery could help protect the liver from fructose-induced diseases

New discovery could help protect the liver from fructose-induced diseases

Researchers identify how promising therapy may work to improve adverse effects of NAFLD

Researchers identify how promising therapy may work to improve adverse effects of NAFLD

Study reveals a troubling connection between coronavirus and obesity

Study reveals a troubling connection between coronavirus and obesity

Researchers identify three forms of disease progression for acute decompensated liver cirrhosis

Researchers identify three forms of disease progression for acute decompensated liver cirrhosis

Excessive fructose consumption can result in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Excessive fructose consumption can result in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease