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St. Luke's joins Dr. John Goss in celebration of his 1,000th liver transplantation procedure

St. Luke's joins Dr. John Goss in celebration of his 1,000th liver transplantation procedure

Liver biopsy with hepatic copper quantification every 3 years needs to be considered for WD patients

Liver biopsy with hepatic copper quantification every 3 years needs to be considered for WD patients

Copper sequestering drug tetrathiomolybdate shown to be effective in treating Wilson disease

Copper sequestering drug tetrathiomolybdate shown to be effective in treating Wilson disease

Comparison study finds no significant differences in post-transplant survival rates of NASH and ETOH groups

Comparison study finds no significant differences in post-transplant survival rates of NASH and ETOH groups

Wilson disease and excess copper are focus of new NIDDK publication

Wilson disease and excess copper are focus of new NIDDK publication

Scientists discover how mutation in the copper-regulating protein ATP7B causes Wilson disease

Scientists discover how mutation in the copper-regulating protein ATP7B causes Wilson disease

Australian researcher unveils pregnancy mystery

Australian researcher unveils pregnancy mystery

Drug shortfall as more than 5,000 conditions need medication

Drug shortfall as more than 5,000 conditions need medication

5,000 rare diseases need drugs, but Europe only approves a handful each year

5,000 rare diseases need drugs, but Europe only approves a handful each year

New study to determine the effectiveness of a new pediatric screening method for Wilson's disease

New study to determine the effectiveness of a new pediatric screening method for Wilson's disease