Abstract Title:

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and fructose: Bad for us, better for mice.

Abstract Source:

J Hepatol. 2011 Jul;55(1):218-20. Epub 2011 Feb 19. PMID: 21338637

Abstract Author(s):

Frank A Anania

Article Affiliation:

Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Digestive Diseases, Room 248, The Whitehead Biomedical Research Building, 615 Michael Street, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA.


Increased Fructose Consumption is associated with Fibrosis Severity in Patients with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease; Abdelmalek MF, Suzuki A, Guy C, Unalp-Arida A, Colvin R, Johnson RJ, Diehl AM; 2010 Hepatology 51(6): 1961-1971 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20301112 AND High-Fructose, Medium Chain Trans Fat Diet Induces Liver Fibrosis and Elevates Plasma Coenzyme Q9 in a Novel Murine Model of Obesity and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis; Kohli R, Kirby M, Xanthakos SA, Softic S, Feldstein AE, Saxena V, Tang PH, Miles L, Miles MV, Balistreri WF, Woods SC, Seeley RJ. 2010 Hepatology 52(3):934-945. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20607689.

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Study Type : Review
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Problem Substances : Fructose : CK(458) : AC(133)
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Hepatotoxic : CK(361) : AC(110)

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