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High levels of immunosuppressant may lead to tumor recurrence

High levels of immunosuppressant may lead to tumor recurrence

New trial for treatment of liver disease

New trial for treatment of liver disease

Three risk factors have the greatest impact on patient and graft survival rates for liver transplantation

Three risk factors have the greatest impact on patient and graft survival rates for liver transplantation

Donor age has no affect on long-term liver transplant survival

Donor age has no affect on long-term liver transplant survival

Alcohol relapse adversely affects liver transplant survival

Alcohol relapse adversely affects liver transplant survival

New study to evaluate Pegasys and Copegus to treat hepatitis C in liver transplant patients

New study to evaluate Pegasys and Copegus to treat hepatitis C in liver transplant patients

Pfizer acquires Idun Pharmaceuticals

Pfizer acquires Idun Pharmaceuticals

Green tea protects livers

Green tea protects livers

Biochemical marker aids prognosis in liver transplant patients

Biochemical marker aids prognosis in liver transplant patients

Severity of liver disease not a reliable indicator of quality of life

Severity of liver disease not a reliable indicator of quality of life

3D MDCT accurate for imaging liver arteries

3D MDCT accurate for imaging liver arteries

Higher incidence of rejection following early steroid withdrawal

Higher incidence of rejection following early steroid withdrawal

Peripheral neuropathy in a patient with alcoholic cirrhosis is reversible

Peripheral neuropathy in a patient with alcoholic cirrhosis is reversible

New approaches for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C

New approaches for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C

New combination of drugs results in fewer incidences of rejection in liver transplant patients

New combination of drugs results in fewer incidences of rejection in liver transplant patients

Severe hepatitis C recurrence is more common in transplants from living donors

Severe hepatitis C recurrence is more common in transplants from living donors

Long-term outcomes for liver transplantation due to hepatitis C

Long-term outcomes for liver transplantation due to hepatitis C

Researchers have identified multiple changes in the gene-expression patterns of cells involved with tumor progression in liver cancer patients

Researchers have identified multiple changes in the gene-expression patterns of cells involved with tumor progression in liver cancer patients

Liver transplantation outcomes have significantly improved for patients with hepatitis B

Liver transplantation outcomes have significantly improved for patients with hepatitis B

Significant advance in the understanding of the hepatitis C virus (HCV)

Significant advance in the understanding of the hepatitis C virus (HCV)