Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Role of FGF15 in liver regeneration|
Grace L Guo
||East Orange, NJ
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2017 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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PROJECT SUMMARY/ABSTRACT Management of liver failure after resection or drug injury and prevention and treatment of liver tumors is a major medical challenge to the VA population. Understanding mechanisms of liver regeneration will provide a profound strategy to meet this challenge. Liver regeneration is a well-orchestrated process. Portal circulation and gut-derived factors are critical to liver functions. However, the nature of the factor(s) present in portal blood to promote liver regeneratio...
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