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PhD student at Joint Research Center for Computational Biomedicine (JRC-COMBINE)
In one in five people with NAFLD, the functioning liver cells, the hepatocytes, are replaced by connective tissue. Eventually this fibrosis becomes irreversible. In this state the liver is like a ‘scar that never heals’. Through it, the liver loses many of its vital functions.
LiSyM-Pillar II wants to know more about which factors promote fibrosis and the conditions under which fibrosis becomes irreversible How can fibrosis be diagnosed as early as possible? Researchers in the pillar are also
Authors: Christian H. Holland, Jovan Tanevski, Javier Perales-Patón, Jan Gleixner, Manu P. Kumar, Elisabetta Mereu, Brian A. Joughin, Oliver Stegle, Douglas A. Lauffenburger, Holger Heyn, Bence Szalai, Julio Saez-Rodriguez
Date Published: 1st Dec 2020
Publication Type: Not specified
Citation: Genome Biol 21(1) : e120
Venue : Evangelische Tagungsstätte Hofgeismar, Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
This young scientist retreat is being organized by the Junior Group Leaders, Madlen Matz-Soja, Matthias König, Ahmed Ghallab and Nachiket Vartak.