Bile acid receptors and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

  title={Bile acid receptors and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.},
  author={Liyun Yuan and Kiran Bambha},
  journal={World journal of hepatology},
  volume={7 28},
With the high prevalence of obesity, diabetes, and other features of the metabolic syndrome in United States, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has inevitably become a very prevalent chronic liver disease and is now emerging as one of the leading indications for liver transplantation. Insulin resistance and derangement of lipid metabolism, accompanied by activation of the pro-inflammatory response and fibrogenesis, are essential pathways in the development of the more clinically… CONTINUE READING
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