UofL Researchers included in "Best of the Liver Meeting"
Congratulations to our Liver Researchers—two of the many abstracts from our group that were submitted to and accepted for presentation at the annual meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases have been chosen for inclusion in the “Best of the Liver Meeting” summary slide deck in the Alcohol-Related Liver Disease Category. These are:
1. Keratin 18 is a Biomarker for the Diagnosis and Prognosis in Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis. (Vatsalya Vatsalya, Matthew C Cave, Maiying Kong, Leila Gobejishvili, Heather Clair, Cameron Falkner, John Craycroft, Mack C Mitchell, Gyongyi Szabo, Arthur J McCullough, Srinivasan Dasarathy, Svetlana Radaeva, Bruce Barton and Craig J McClain)
2. Fpr2-/- Mice Are More Susceptible to Alcohol-Induced Liver Injury Due to Impaired Antimicrobial Defense. (Josiah E Hardesty, Jeffrey B Warner, Dennis R Warner, Ying Song, Craig J McClain, Irina A Kirpich).