Tag Archives: liver disease

Ultrapure cells for liver research

Worldwide, hepatic ļ¬brosis, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma cause considerable human suffering and high economic burdens. Causally responsible for the accumulation of excess scar tissue within the diseased liver are hepatic stellate cells (HSCs) representing 5-8% of the

Looking for liver disease in babies with intestinal failure on TPN: can ultrasound replace liver biopsy?

In order to get proper nutrition to grow, a person needs to be able to use their small bowel to absorb nutrients. Some babies and children have diseases that require removal of a significant length of their