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New discovery could be key to stopping damage caused by inflammation in many diseases

New discovery could be key to stopping damage caused by inflammation in many diseases

New AASLD guideline focuses on improving diagnosis, treatment of liver cancer and NAFLD

New AASLD guideline focuses on improving diagnosis, treatment of liver cancer and NAFLD

Scientists develop new technology to better study liver transplantation in pre-clinical setting

Scientists develop new technology to better study liver transplantation in pre-clinical setting

New program targets cancers affecting the liver and bile ducts

New program targets cancers affecting the liver and bile ducts

New review addresses aspects of nutrition in liver transplant candidates with cirrhosis

New review addresses aspects of nutrition in liver transplant candidates with cirrhosis

VUMC reaches new milestone after performing 2,000th liver transplant

VUMC reaches new milestone after performing 2,000th liver transplant

Study examines risk of using liver organs from hepatitis C positive donors

Study examines risk of using liver organs from hepatitis C positive donors

Increased use of split liver transplantation could decrease pediatric waitlist deaths

Increased use of split liver transplantation could decrease pediatric waitlist deaths

Study finds rise in pregnancy rates among women with chronic liver disease

Study finds rise in pregnancy rates among women with chronic liver disease

Researchers compare outcomes of liver resection with transplantation for hepatocellular cancers

Researchers compare outcomes of liver resection with transplantation for hepatocellular cancers

Blood cleaning device can also effectively provide a bridge to liver transplantation

Blood cleaning device can also effectively provide a bridge to liver transplantation

Routinely used hospital tool can predict poor outcomes in liver transplant recipients

Routinely used hospital tool can predict poor outcomes in liver transplant recipients

Scientists develop first app and method to predict heart events after liver transplant

Scientists develop first app and method to predict heart events after liver transplant

Cambridge scientists develop new method for growing and transplanting artificial bile ducts

Cambridge scientists develop new method for growing and transplanting artificial bile ducts

New drug offers hope to patients with hepatitis C

New drug offers hope to patients with hepatitis C

Nutricia announces recipients of first Metabolics Research Fund

Nutricia announces recipients of first Metabolics Research Fund

Liver transplant patients who take new anti-rejection drug gain less weight, study finds

Liver transplant patients who take new anti-rejection drug gain less weight, study finds

Discovery of protein that causes liver disease brings hope for new treatments

Discovery of protein that causes liver disease brings hope for new treatments

High-fat diet and obesity drive liver immune cells to promote metabolic syndrome

High-fat diet and obesity drive liver immune cells to promote metabolic syndrome

Babies with low or high birth weight may be at increased risk for developing NAFLD, study suggests

Babies with low or high birth weight may be at increased risk for developing NAFLD, study suggests