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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.
Researchers win multi-million Euro award to conduct research into liver disease

Researchers win multi-million Euro award to conduct research into liver disease

Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Researchers focus on uncoupling obesity from diabetes

Simple intervention during routine care reduces alcohol consumption in men with HIV

Simple intervention during routine care reduces alcohol consumption in men with HIV

Lighter sedation fails to reduce risk of postoperative delirium in older patients

Lighter sedation fails to reduce risk of postoperative delirium in older patients

Advances in treating hep C lead to new option for transplant patients

Advances in treating hep C lead to new option for transplant patients

Obesity in PTSD patients accounts for increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Obesity in PTSD patients accounts for increased risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Researchers provide new insight on origins and global spread of HBV

Researchers provide new insight on origins and global spread of HBV

Highly inflamed vascular plaques associated with progressive liver disease

Highly inflamed vascular plaques associated with progressive liver disease

Study: Women's brains more vulnerable than men's to injury from soccer heading

Study: Women's brains more vulnerable than men's to injury from soccer heading

Cancer and heart disease are deadlier in the developing world than in western nations

Cancer and heart disease are deadlier in the developing world than in western nations

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

Study calls for new gold standard in research to treat non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Study calls for new gold standard in research to treat non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Fish consumption associated with lower risk of early death

Fish consumption associated with lower risk of early death

Non-surgical management found to be feasible option for penetrating kidney trauma

Non-surgical management found to be feasible option for penetrating kidney trauma

Researchers find experimental compound to treat fibrotic diseases

Researchers find experimental compound to treat fibrotic diseases

Study uncovers possible link between iron loading, alcohol intake and mortality

Study uncovers possible link between iron loading, alcohol intake and mortality

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

State prisons fail to offer cure to 144,000 inmates with deadly hepatitis C

State prisons fail to offer cure to 144,000 inmates with deadly hepatitis C

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