Changes of the extracellular matrix and cells producing it in acute liver injury

In the healing process of acute liver injury, several cytokines as well as TGFβ1 produced by various hepatic cells may be related to the promotion of ECM production in injured regions. Several ECM components produced by hepatic cells such as Ito cells, hepatocytes or endothelial cells may play important roles in the healing of acute liver injury. Namely… CONTINUE READING