The Restorative Effect of Taurine on Experimental Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis

@article{Chen2006TheRE,
  title={The Restorative Effect of Taurine on Experimental Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis},
  author={Si-wen Chen and Yue-xiang Chen and Jian Shi and Yong Lin and Wei Fen Xie},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2006},
  volume={51},
  pages={2225-2234}
}
Our objective was to explore the restorative effect of taurine on experimental nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). Thirty-six SD rats were randomly divided into three groups, 12 in each group: the normal group was fed standard rat diet; the model group and the treatment group were both fed a high-fat rat diet for 12 weeks, and the rats in the treatment group were simultaneously injected with taurine subcutaneously for 8 weeks. Hepatic histological change was observed; TNF-α and TGF-β1 protein… CONTINUE READING
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