About 1 in 4 adults has an often-missed liver disorder linked to higher heart disease risk

Journal Reference: P. Barton Duell, Francine K. Welty, Michael Miller, Alan Chait, Gmerice Hammond, Zahid Ahmad, David E. Cohen, Jay D. Horton, Gregg S. Pressman, Peter P. Toth. Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Cardiovascular Risk: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology, 2022; DOI: 10.1161/ATV.0000000000000153 An American Heart Association … Read more

Boosting liver mRNAs curbs urge for food, body weight in obese mice

Journal Reference: Sakie Katsumura, Nadeem Siddiqui, Michael Rock Goldsmith, Jaime H. Cheah, Teppei Fujikawa, Genki Minegishi, Atsushi Yamagata, Yukako Yabuki, Kaoru Kobayashi, Mikako Shirouzu, Takeshi Inagaki, Tim H.-M. Huang, Nicolas Musi, Ivan Topisirovic, Ola Larsson, Masahiro Morita. Deadenylase-dependent mRNA decay of GDF15 and FGF21 orchestrates food intake and energy expenditure. Cell Metabolism, 2022; 34 (4): … Read more

Kisspeptin: A new drug to treat liver illness?

Journal Reference: Stephania Guzman, Magdalena Dragan, Hyokjoon Kwon, Vanessa de Oliveira, Shivani Rao, Vrushank Bhatt, Katarzyna M. Kalemba, Ankit Shah, Vinod K. Rustgi, He Wang, Paul R. Bech, Ali Abbara, Chioma Izzi-Engbeaya, Pinelopi Manousou, Jessie Yanxiang Guo, Grace L. Guo, Sally Radovick, Waljit S. Dhillo, Fredric E. Wondisford, Andy V. Babwah, Moshmi Bhattacharya. Targeting hepatic … Read more

A new study relates liquid fructose intake to fatty liver disease

Journal Reference: Ana Magdalena Velázquez, Roger Bentanachs, Aleix Sala‐Vila, Iolanda Lázaro, Jose Rodríguez‐Morató, Rosa M. Sánchez, Marta Alegret, Núria Roglans, Juan Carlos Laguna. ChREBP‐driven DNL and PNPLA3 Expression Induced by Liquid Fructose are Essential in the Production of Fatty Liver and Hypertriglyceridemia in a High‐Fat Diet‐Fed Rat Model. Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, 2022; 2101115 … Read more

Hepatitis C patients cured with antiviral medicines are less likely to be hospitalized, need ER care for liver, other health-related issues

Hepatitis C patients cured with antiviral medicines are less likely to be hospitalized, need ER care for liver, other health-related issues – NovLink Home Mash C Hepatitis C patients cured with antiviral medicines are less likely to be hospitalized, need ER care for liver, other health-related issues We would like to give thanks to the … Read more

New study reveals potential target for alcohol-associated liver disease

Journal Reference: Lucía Barbier-Torres, Ben Murray, Jin Won Yang, Jiaohong Wang, Michitaka Matsuda, Aaron Robinson, Aleksandra Binek, Wei Fan, David Fernández-Ramos, Fernando Lopitz-Otsoa, Maria Luque-Urbano, Oscar Millet, Nirmala Mavila, Hui Peng, Komal Ramani, Roberta Gottlieb, Zhaoli Sun, Suthat Liangpunsakul, Ekihiro Seki, Jennifer E. Van Eyk, Jose M. Mato, Shelly C. Lu. Depletion of mitochondrial methionine … Read more

Fatty liver despite a healthy diet: New study with amazing insights

Fatty liver despite a healthy diet New study with amazing

A fatty liver can also lead to liver cancer in the long term. (archive image) © Arne Dedert/dpa Even people with a healthy diet can be diagnosed with fatty liver. Researchers are now investigating what’s behind it. Kassel – Every fourth person over 40 in Germany is affected by non-alcoholic fatty liver. According to the … Read more

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