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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.
Excessive consumption of fructose may lead to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Excessive consumption of fructose may lead to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Study examines the impact of low-carb, high-fat diet in older people

Study examines the impact of low-carb, high-fat diet in older people

Study shows how high-protein diet protects against fatty liver

Study shows how high-protein diet protects against fatty liver

COVID-19 patients have higher incidence of abnormal liver tests

COVID-19 patients have higher incidence of abnormal liver tests

Genetic analysis helps determine causal relationships between diabetes, obesity and NAFLD

Genetic analysis helps determine causal relationships between diabetes, obesity and NAFLD

Study: High levels of iron in the blood can prevent age-related damage

Study: High levels of iron in the blood can prevent age-related damage

Study solves longstanding mysteries about frogs

Study solves longstanding mysteries about frogs

Using CAR T cells to target senescence-related diseases

Using CAR T cells to target senescence-related diseases

New study may lead to novel treatments for heart and liver diseases

New study may lead to novel treatments for heart and liver diseases

'Fat burning' molecule holds promise for future treatment and prevention of obesity

'Fat burning' molecule holds promise for future treatment and prevention of obesity

Study shows how a fat cell's immune response exacerbates obesity

Study shows how a fat cell's immune response exacerbates obesity

Environmental Contaminants Alter Gut Microbiome

Environmental Contaminants Alter Gut Microbiome

Researchers uncover additional genetic cause for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Researchers uncover additional genetic cause for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Coronavirus attacking microRNA numbers reduce with age

Coronavirus attacking microRNA numbers reduce with age

Different Kinds Of White Fat Are Important In Disease

Different Kinds Of White Fat Are Important In Disease

Study identifies role of interferon-stimulated genes in defense against hepatitis C viruses

Study identifies role of interferon-stimulated genes in defense against hepatitis C viruses

Study reveals coconut oil reduces metabolic syndrome associated with obesity

Study reveals coconut oil reduces metabolic syndrome associated with obesity