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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.
Could drugs derived from microalgae be effective against COVID-19?

Could drugs derived from microalgae be effective against COVID-19?

Bariatric surgery lowers risk of liver disease, heart complications in patients with fatty liver disease

Bariatric surgery lowers risk of liver disease, heart complications in patients with fatty liver disease

Protein in the blood could predict type 2 diabetes many years before diagnosis

Protein in the blood could predict type 2 diabetes many years before diagnosis

Researchers uncover new genetic link to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Researchers uncover new genetic link to non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

SBIR grant awarded to develop treatment for alcoholic liver disease-associated hepatorenal syndrome

SBIR grant awarded to develop treatment for alcoholic liver disease-associated hepatorenal syndrome

The impacts of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on digestive health

The impacts of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on digestive health

Researchers generate and characterize the hepatic organoid culture system

Researchers generate and characterize the hepatic organoid culture system

Pathway preferential estrogens may be a safer alternative to hormone replacement therapy, study shows

Pathway preferential estrogens may be a safer alternative to hormone replacement therapy, study shows

Brown fat could be the key to healthy metabolism in obese people

Brown fat could be the key to healthy metabolism in obese people

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination lowers risk of several outcomes after breakthrough infection

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination lowers risk of several outcomes after breakthrough infection

HCV treatment decreases protein activity levels involved in liver cirrhosis, research shows

HCV treatment decreases protein activity levels involved in liver cirrhosis, research shows

Safer, more effective therapies could help fight the obesity epidemic

Safer, more effective therapies could help fight the obesity epidemic

Researchers develop genetic risk score to predict development of alcohol-induced cirrhosis

Researchers develop genetic risk score to predict development of alcohol-induced cirrhosis

Novel Einstein-developed strategy successfully suppresses HIV infections in mice

Novel Einstein-developed strategy successfully suppresses HIV infections in mice

Albert Einstein College of Medicine wins new NIH funding to support diabetes research

Albert Einstein College of Medicine wins new NIH funding to support diabetes research

Washington University receives $7.5 million to support NIH's research on senescent cells

Washington University receives $7.5 million to support NIH's research on senescent cells

Study may help investigate the role of gut virome in health and disease

Study may help investigate the role of gut virome in health and disease

UQ start-up secures $1.3 million seed investment to develop new treatment for liver disease

UQ start-up secures $1.3 million seed investment to develop new treatment for liver disease

Statin treatment and COVID-19 mortality

Statin treatment and COVID-19 mortality

Contraceptive pill can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes in women with PCOS, study reveals

Contraceptive pill can reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes in women with PCOS, study reveals