An annual topic highlight: Alcohol and liver, 2011

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Abstract

An annual topic highlight: Alcohol and Liver, 2011, covers the important and new aspects of pathogenesis of alcoholic liver diseases (ALD). It includes broad topics ranging from the exacerbation of ALD by infectious (viral) agents (hepatitis C virus and human immunodeficiency virus) to the influence of alcohol on liver fibrogenesis, lipid rafts, autophagy and other aspects. This issue is recommended for both basic scientists and clinicians who are involved in alcoholic liver research.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2455
Number of pages1
JournalWorld Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume17
Issue number20
DOIs
StatePublished - May 28 2011

Keywords

  • Alcohol
  • Autophagy
  • Fibrogenesis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Human immunodeficiency virus
  • Immune cells
  • Lipid rafts
  • Liver
  • Mous models

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Gastroenterology

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