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The liver is one of the largest solid organs of the body. It is located in the upper right part of the abdomen. Most of the organ lies under cover of the rib cage.
Study identifies DNA mutations that impact metabolism and insulin sensitivity in liver disease patients

Study identifies DNA mutations that impact metabolism and insulin sensitivity in liver disease patients

Oral diuretic pill may potentially be repurposed to treat Alzheimer's in people with genetic risk

Oral diuretic pill may potentially be repurposed to treat Alzheimer's in people with genetic risk

Potential biomarkers help diagnose progressive stages of liver disease

Potential biomarkers help diagnose progressive stages of liver disease

Study analyzes the health benefits of time-restricted eating

Study analyzes the health benefits of time-restricted eating

Modification in some RNA molecules could protect against non-alcoholic fatty liver

Modification in some RNA molecules could protect against non-alcoholic fatty liver

Liver fibrosis might be treatable with selective immunotoxins

Liver fibrosis might be treatable with selective immunotoxins

Lipidomics study reveals schizophrenic patients’ resistance to antipsychotic drugs

Lipidomics study reveals schizophrenic patients’ resistance to antipsychotic drugs

New method for generating metabolic profiles of individual cells

New method for generating metabolic profiles of individual cells

Diet plays a crucial role in liver disease outcome, mouse model shows

Diet plays a crucial role in liver disease outcome, mouse model shows

High-fat, high-sugar diet reduces intestinal immune cell activity in mice

High-fat, high-sugar diet reduces intestinal immune cell activity in mice

Disease-driving B cells play a role in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Disease-driving B cells play a role in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Using genetic engineering to grow synthetic livers

Using genetic engineering to grow synthetic livers

Research shows lipogenesis process is dysregulated in obesity, fatty liver disease

Research shows lipogenesis process is dysregulated in obesity, fatty liver disease

Dietary supplement helps to partially prevent fatty liver disease in rats

Dietary supplement helps to partially prevent fatty liver disease in rats

Reducing food intake can reduce risk of liver cancer caused by fatty liver

Reducing food intake can reduce risk of liver cancer caused by fatty liver

Study identifies genes and molecular pathways most sensitive to chemical exposures

Study identifies genes and molecular pathways most sensitive to chemical exposures

Ketogenic diets can prevent or reverse heart failure caused by metabolic process

Ketogenic diets can prevent or reverse heart failure caused by metabolic process

Researchers uncover a new cellular mechanism for disposing of misfolded proteins

Researchers uncover a new cellular mechanism for disposing of misfolded proteins

New strategy for capturing interactions among glycans and protein activators in live cells

New strategy for capturing interactions among glycans and protein activators in live cells

Researchers discover new protocol to detect lipid production in microalgae

Researchers discover new protocol to detect lipid production in microalgae