Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Functional characters of non-coding RNAs in alcoholic liver injury|
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2019 -
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Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) is one of the most common forms of chronic liver injury in the United States. Chronic ethanol consumption results in toxic metabolites in the liver and increases endothelial senescence and dysfunction leading to inflammation and liver damage. Aging is linked with the severity and poor prognosis of various liver diseases including alcoholic liver diseases and is associated gradual alteration of structure and function in liver tissues and cells including liver sinusoi...
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