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Liver Dysfunction: Causes and Mechanisms

Learn about the underlying causes and mechanisms behind liver pathophysiology.

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An estimated 4.5 million adults in the United States were diagnosed with liver disease in 2018. The prevalence of chronic liver disease continues to grow with the increased prevalence of comorbidities. Several factors, including environment, dietary habits, comorbidities, toxins, and genetic predispositions may contribute to liver dysfunction.

Download this poster from The Scientist's Creative Services team to learn about

  • The underlying causes and mechanisms of liver dysfunction
  • Common diseases and conditions that cause liver problems
  • The stages of liver disease
  • How scientists identify liver disease
  • Current treatments for liver dysfunction
  • New omics-based drug discovery and therapeutic research