Impaired sulfur-amino acid metabolism and oxidative stress in nonalcoholic fatty liver are alleviated by betaine supplementation in rats.

@article{Kwon2009ImpairedSA,
  title={Impaired sulfur-amino acid metabolism and oxidative stress in nonalcoholic fatty liver are alleviated by betaine supplementation in rats.},
  author={Do Young Kwon and Young Suk Jung and Sun Ju Kim and Hee Kyong Park and Jae Ho Park and Young Chul Kim},
  journal={The Journal of nutrition},
  year={2009},
  volume={139 1},
  pages={63-8}
}
Nonalcoholic fatty liver is involved in the development of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and chronic liver injury. Impairment of hepatic transsulfuration reactions is suggested to be critically linked with alcoholic liver injury, but its role in nonalcoholic fatty liver remains unknown. We examined the early changes in sulfur-amino acid metabolism and their… CONTINUE READING