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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.
ACTG initiates clinical trial to evaluate treatment for COVID-19

ACTG initiates clinical trial to evaluate treatment for COVID-19

A promising treatment for chronic inflammatory liver disease

A promising treatment for chronic inflammatory liver disease

Study uncovers how the body synthesizes triglycerides

Study uncovers how the body synthesizes triglycerides

Study shows why older individuals are vulnerable to COVID-19

Study shows why older individuals are vulnerable to COVID-19

New drugs developed for treating polycystic hepatorenal diseases

New drugs developed for treating polycystic hepatorenal diseases

Predicting the dose for repurposing nitazoxanide in COVID-19

Predicting the dose for repurposing nitazoxanide in COVID-19

British Liver Trust urges people to drink responsibly during COVID-19 pandemic

British Liver Trust urges people to drink responsibly during COVID-19 pandemic

Different types of white fat may play distinct roles in metabolic diseases

Different types of white fat may play distinct roles in metabolic diseases

Cancer patients with COVID-19 more likely to die from the disease

Cancer patients with COVID-19 more likely to die from the disease

Research shows how the immune system reacts to hepatitis C viruses

Research shows how the immune system reacts to hepatitis C viruses

1.7 billion people at higher risk from COVID-19, study says

1.7 billion people at higher risk from COVID-19, study says

Adults with spinal cord injury are at higher risk of developing mental health disorders

Adults with spinal cord injury are at higher risk of developing mental health disorders

COVID-19 and immunodeficiency

COVID-19 and immunodeficiency

Study shows how interactions between microbiome and the immune system contribute to liver disease

Study shows how interactions between microbiome and the immune system contribute to liver disease

Study: Early changes in microbiome development can impact health and disease later in life

Study: Early changes in microbiome development can impact health and disease later in life

Voluntary exercise could help prevent liver cancer, study shows

Voluntary exercise could help prevent liver cancer, study shows

USC scientists report wider benefits of well-known hangover drug

USC scientists report wider benefits of well-known hangover drug

USC researchers show wider benefits to drug used for hangovers

USC researchers show wider benefits to drug used for hangovers

Researchers identify new biomarker to track the development of NAFLD

Researchers identify new biomarker to track the development of NAFLD

Young people weigh pain of job loss against risks of virus

Young people weigh pain of job loss against risks of virus