Impaired hepatic handling and processing of lysophosphatidylcholine in rats with liver cirrhosis.

@article{Angelico1991ImpairedHH,
  title={Impaired hepatic handling and processing of lysophosphatidylcholine in rats with liver cirrhosis.},
  author={Mario Angelico and Domenico Alvaro and Alfredo Cant{\`a}fora and Roberta Masella and Eugenio Gaudio and Claudia Gandin and Stefano Ginanni Corradini and Franco Ariosto and Oliviero Riggio and Livio Capocaccia},
  journal={Gastroenterology},
  year={1991},
  volume={101 1},
  pages={228-37}
}
Lysophosphatidylcholine is a major metabolic product in the plasma and cellular turnover of phospholipids, with well-known membrane-toxic and proinflammatory properties. Because the liver plays a key role in plasma lysophosphatidylcholine removal and biotransformation and because virtually nothing is known of these processes in a diseased organ, the… CONTINUE READING