Hepatic Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury: Roles of Ca2+ and Other Intracellular Mediators of Impaired Bile Flow and Hepatocyte Damage

@article{Nieuwenhuijs2006HepaticII,
  title={Hepatic Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury: Roles of Ca2+ and Other Intracellular Mediators of Impaired Bile Flow and Hepatocyte Damage},
  author={PhD Vincent B. Nieuwenhuijs and Menno T. de Bruijn and PhD Robert T. A. Padbury MBBS and Gregory John Barritt},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={51},
  pages={1087-1102}
}
Liver resection and liver transplantation have been successful in the treatment of liver tumors and end-stage liver disease. This success has led to an expansion in the pool of patients potentially treatable by liver surgery and, in the case of transplantation, to a shortage of liver donors. At present, there are significant numbers of potential candidates for liver resection and liver donation who have fatty livers, are aged, or have livers damaged by chemotherapy. All of these are at high… CONTINUE READING