One of the tasks of the healthy liver is to store fat. Yet, at some stage, too much fat makes the liver sick. One critical time point occurs when a healthy fatty liver becomes inflamed and progresses to steatohepatitis, or NASH.
LiSyM-Pillar I will identify what events lead to this transition. Does it occur in all parts of the liver? Which molecules indicate that it is taking place? Can the degeneration be stopped or undone - and if so, how?
Date Published: 7th Aug 2020
Publication Type: Unpublished
Authors: F. Segovia-Miranda, H. Morales-Navarrete, M. Kucken, V. Moser, S. Seifert, U. Repnik, F. Rost, M. Brosch, A. Hendricks, S. Hinz, C. Rocken, D. Lutjohann, Y. Kalaidzidis, C. Schafmayer, L. Brusch, J. Hampe, M. Zerial
Date Published: 2nd Dec 2019
Publication Type: Not specified
PubMed ID: 31792455
Citation: Nat Med. 2019 Dec 2. pii: 10.1038/s41591-019-0660-7. doi: 10.1038/s41591-019-0660-7.