Bile acid uptake inhibitor prevents nash/fatty liver in mice

Posted by on September 21, 2016 6:53 pm
Categories: health

Drugs that interfere with bile acid recycling can prevent several aspects of NASH (nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) in mice fed a high-fat diet, scientists have shown. The findings suggest that these drugs, known as ASBT inhibitors, could be a viable clinical strategy to address NASH, an increasingly common liver disease.

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