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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.
Two new proteins identified as therapeutic targets for preventing NAFLD and associated liver cancer

Two new proteins identified as therapeutic targets for preventing NAFLD and associated liver cancer

3D imaging reveals degeneration of liver sympathetic nerves in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

3D imaging reveals degeneration of liver sympathetic nerves in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

'Good cholesterol' protects the liver from inflammation and injury, study shows

'Good cholesterol' protects the liver from inflammation and injury, study shows

Children of obese mothers at increased risk of fatty liver disease

Children of obese mothers at increased risk of fatty liver disease

Chemical modification in RNA molecules may offer protection against liver disease

Chemical modification in RNA molecules may offer protection against liver disease

New study finds an association between alcohol use and higher risk of several cancers

New study finds an association between alcohol use and higher risk of several cancers

Study reveals how non-alcoholic fatty liver disease can develop into a life-threatening complication

Study reveals how non-alcoholic fatty liver disease can develop into a life-threatening complication

Patient characteristics including demographic factors and comorbidities can accurately predict the outcome of COVID-19 infection severity

Patient characteristics including demographic factors and comorbidities can accurately predict the outcome of COVID-19 infection severity

Selective immunotoxins may help treat liver fibrosis

Selective immunotoxins may help treat liver fibrosis

New approach that uses machine learning could transform drug development

New approach that uses machine learning could transform drug development

Adults with ADHD at higher risk of many physical conditions, finds study

Adults with ADHD at higher risk of many physical conditions, finds study

22 blood plasma lipids found to be associated with lower symptom improvement in schizophrenia

22 blood plasma lipids found to be associated with lower symptom improvement in schizophrenia

A new method for generating metabolic profiles of single cells

A new method for generating metabolic profiles of single cells

Deletion of an embryonic gene in liver cells completely wipes out bile ducts of newborn mice

Deletion of an embryonic gene in liver cells completely wipes out bile ducts of newborn mice

Scientists outline new target for treating type 2 diabetes

Scientists outline new target for treating type 2 diabetes

CN Bio’s PhysioMimix™ adopted by King’s College London to investigate chronic liver disease

CN Bio’s PhysioMimix™ adopted by King’s College London to investigate chronic liver disease

Researcher receives $2.5 million award to curb HIV infection among people who inject drugs

Researcher receives $2.5 million award to curb HIV infection among people who inject drugs

Preliminary results of AAV-mediated gene therapy for Crigler Najjar syndrome

Preliminary results of AAV-mediated gene therapy for Crigler Najjar syndrome

Study examines effect of sorafenib in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma

Study examines effect of sorafenib in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma

Study finds nutritional benefits of Connecticut-grown sugar kelp

Study finds nutritional benefits of Connecticut-grown sugar kelp