Posted Dec. 12, 2016 at 5:47 a.m.

Premium Lock Researchers find new pathway to treat a liver disease

Published: 2016-12-12 05:47:48
Updated: 2016-12-12 05:47:48

New pathway may help treat non-alcoholic fatty-liver disease. Duke, Metabolon, and Univerity of SC researchers participated in the research. Non-alcoholic fatty-liver disease affects up to a quarter of Americans.

Researchers have discovered a new pathway in the liver that opens the door to treat non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition that affects up to 25 percent of the population and may lead to cirrhosis and eventually liver cancer or failure, and likely other liver diseases. Duke and RTP-based Metabolon Inc. participated....

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