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SAN DIEGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organovo Holdings, Inc.
The Firm is actively evaluating Tylenol lawsuits on behalf of individuals who sustained sudden liver failure that required hospitalization, the need for a transplant, and/or resulted in death
Scientists Begin Rallying Around Global Effort to Create a New Liver Washington, D.C.
Argon Medical Expands its Comprehensive Biopsy Portfolio with the Addition of the TLAB® Transjugular Liver Biopsy Instrument PLANO, Texas, Sept.
In preclinical studies, CF102 induces hepatocyte proliferation resulting in improved liver status PETACH TIKVA, Israel, Sept.
Transparency Market Research published a new report "Liver Diseases Therapeutics Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store.
The Liver Cirrhosis Bible & Ezra Protocol review that was just updated by Vkool.com reveals Debra Elkin’s book for treating liver cirrhosis. Seattle, WA
Hospital successfully transplants the first liver dialysis patient in the state HOUSTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas Children's Hospital is excited to announce the
Two genetic mutations in liver cells may drive tumor formation in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (iCCA), the second most common form of liver cancer.
NY Times Article Brings Attention to Dangerous Lifestyle Related Epidemic and Suggests Critical Need for Therapy DENVER, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent New York Times article
The lancet liver fluke (Dicrocoelium dendriticum) is a parasitic worm that is classified within the Platyhelminthes phylum. It is thought to be native to over thirty countries including Switzerland, Spain, Germany, Iran, China, Vietnam, Japan, Ghana, and Nigeria, among many other areas. It is also found in South and North America and in Australia. It is typically found in cattle or other grazing species, so it is thought to prefer a habitat that supports these species. It is similar in...
The liver is the organ in charge of processing, neutralizing and excreting certain secretions for the metabolic processes. Formation and Orientation The liver is considered to be both the largest internal organ and the largest gland in the human body. It is situated just below the diaphragm, to the right of the stomach and on top of the gallbladder. There are two ways blood can travel to and from the liver: the hepatic artery and the portal vein. The hepatic artery carries blood solely...
Image Caption: This electron micrograph reveals the presence of hepatitis-B virus HBV "Dane particles", or virions. Credit: CDC/Wikipedia Hepatitis B: What Is It? Hepatitis simply means a swelling or inflammation of the liver. The type hepatitis that a person contracts (there are 5 common forms) affects their long-term prognosis. The most common and most severe of these different types of liver infection is Hepatitis B, which is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is typically...