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Structure of hepatic acinus

Known as: Hepatic acinus, Liver Acinus, Portal acinus 
The smallest functional unit of the liver, comprising all of the liver parenchyma supplied by a terminal branch of the portal vein and hepatic artery… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The liver has a multitude of functions which are necessary to maintain whole body homeostasis. This requires that various… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Glutamate plays a central role in hepatic amino acid metabolism, both because of its role in the transdeamination of most amino… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The metabolism of CCl(4) initiates the peroxidation of polyunsaturated fatty acids producing alpha,beta-unsaturated aldehydes… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Hepatic veno-occlusive disease (VOD) is the most common life threatening complication of preparative-regimen-related toxicity for… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Periportal hepatocytes around the afferent vessels and perivenous hepatocytes around the efferent vessels of the liver acinus… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Alcoholic liver disease includes steatosis, alcoholic hepatitis and cirrhosis. Other liver diseases of genetic origin, but with a… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Hepatocytes from the periportal (afferent) and perivenous (efferent) zones of the liver parenchyma differ in their enzyme content… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Twenty male adult rats weighing 200 g were injected with tritiated thymidine (3HTdR). The animals were then killed in groups of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
SummaryAt present soluble NADP-dependent dehydrogenases are histochemically demonstrated in three different ways: according to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Abstract The hepatic microcirculation, the result of the total merging of hepatic arterial and portal stream in the sinusoidal… Expand
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