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Scientists identify genes associated with biliary atresia survival

CINCINNATI -- Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...

How hepatitis B and delta viruses establish infection of liver cells

Princeton University researchers have developed a new, scalable cell culture system that allows for detailed investigation of how host cells respond to...

Genetic study of the causes of excess liver iron may lead...

High levels of iron in the liver are linked to a number of serious health conditions including cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure and cardiovascular...

Study shows that strength and weight training can control diabetes in...

Research conducted at the University of Campinas (UNICAMP) in São Paulo State, Brazil, shows that vigorous physical exercise such as strength and...

New blood test on horizon for the 1 in 10 children...

(Glasgow, 8 June, 2019) A new blood test could become clinical practice within five years, reducing the need for a liver biopsy in...

Scientists discover how hepatitis C ‘ghosts’ our immune system

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin have discovered how the highly infectious and sometimes deadly Hepatitis C virus (HCV) "ghosts" our immune system and...

‘My wife needs a liver’: Husband in search of donor for...

HAVERHILL, Mass. - A Massachusetts husband has come up with a creative way of asking strangers to help save his sick wife, who's...