Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Role of macrophage evolution in hepatic adaptation to alcohol.|
Steven A Weinman
||Kansas City, MO
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| October 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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PROJECT TITLE: Role of macrophage evolution in hepatic adaptation to alcohol PROJECT SUMMARY / ABSTRACT Acute alcoholic hepatitis (AH) is a severe inflammatory liver disease triggered by binge drinking. The disease has a 30-day mortality of approximately 20%. One of the most striking features of AH is that it affects only a small minority of heavy drinkers suggesting that most individuals are protected from developing alcoholic liver disease by as yet unknown mechanisms. We have recently shown t...
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