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Hepatology Alumni Association of BSMMU launched, Prof Swapnil president

The Hepatology Alumni Association of BSMMU also set up a library for the doctors. Chairman of the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh Prof Abdul Mannan, Vice-Chancellor of BSMMU Prof Kanak ...

Source: bdnews24
Published: 12 Feb 2019

Journal of Hepatology cited over 37,000 times in 2017

GENEVA, Switzerland 02 July 2018 - Last week Clarivate Analytics released the 2018 update of its Journal Citation Reports©, including the much anticipated 2017 impact factor. The Journal of Hepatology achieved exceptional results with a 2017 impact factor ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 02 Jul 2018

The Journal of Hepatology

It just got a whole lot easier to keep up with the latest clinical and basic research in the field of hepatology. The Journal of Hepatology app brings you the convenience of reading your favorite journal from anywhere in the world with just a tap.

Source: AppAdvice
Published: 27 Oct 2018

Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellowship

The Section of Digestive Diseases offers a one-year fellowship in Transplant Hepatology. This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and fulfills the requirement for the ABIM certifying examination in ...

Published: 22 Aug 2018

Tag: Hepatology

For years, studies have shown that eating a diet that includes a lot of red and processed meat can be bad for your health. Researchers have been able to link high red/processed meat consumption to chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, type 2 ...

Source: Voice of America
Published: 22 Mar 2018

2nd International Conferences on Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Conferences Series LLC invites all the participants from all over the world to attend "2nd International Conference on Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition " during March 23-24, 2017 at Orlando, USA. We cordially welcome all the eminent ...

Source: Drexel University
Published: 23 Mar 2018

Renowned Liver Disease Specialist Named Director of Hepatology at NYU Langone Health

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ira Jacobson, MD, an internationally renowned hepatology and liver disease expert, has joined NYU Langone Health as its new director of hepatology within the Division of Gastroenterology. A distinguished ...

Source: Markets Insider
Published: 16 Aug 2017

Int’l liver experts to speak at hepatology convention

Distinguished international experts in gastro-enterology and liver disease treatment are the featured speakers in the Hepatology Society of the Philippines 10th anniversary convention on Nov. 23-25 at the Novotel Manila at the Araneta Center, Quezon City.

Source: Philippine Daily Inquirer
Published: 17 Nov 2016

Fatty liver disease is driving the new epidemic in hepatology: Prof John O’Grady

Fatty liver diseases are increasing the demand for liver transplantation and use of organs. The challenge is to identify and classify the risks within these patients.Shahid Akhter | ETHealthWorld | February 03, 2017, 08:25 IST In an interview with ...

Published: 03 Feb 2017

Replicor Announces Publication of its REP 301 Study in HBV / HDV Co-Infection in The Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology

MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Replicor Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company targeting a cure for patients with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) and chronic HBV and hepatitis delta virus (HDV) co-infection, announced today the publication of its REP ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 28 Sep 2017

New digestive/liver disease gene identified by international team

In a study published this month in Hepatology, a multinational team of researchers describes a newly identified cause of congenital diarrhea and liver disease in children. The rare disorder is characterized by significant diarrhea beginning soon after ...

Source: Emory News Center
Published: 28 Sep 2017

Top Hepatology Prescribers in Iowa

Providers are grouped by the primary specialty they listed when applying for a national health ID number. This doesn’t necessarily mean the person has special training or certification. Specialty is self-reported by providers and may have changed.

Source: PRO Public
Published: 07 Aug 2017

Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of hepatitis C in a gastroenterology/hepatology practice in Ottawa

OBJECTIVE: To examine the clinical and epidemiologic features of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in a gastroenterology/hepatology practice in Ottawa. DESIGN: Retrospective chart review. PATIENTS: Sixty-three consecutive patients found to be anti-HCV ...

Source: CMAJ
Published: 05 Dec 2017

Spitting Up After Meals Isn’t Always Acid Reflux Disease

This is according to 2018 guidelines reported jointly by the North American and European Societies for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Concerned parents may think their baby ...

Source: Health Hub from Cleveland Clinic
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Acute Pancreatitis

No other potential conflict of interest relevant to this article was reported. From the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville (C.E.F.); the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Dr. Theodore Bayless, Hopkins physician who studied lactose intolerance, dies

Dr. Bayless became head of the Division of Gastroenterlogy and Hepatology at Johns Hopkins and was director emeritus of the Meyerhoff Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center. In addition, he served as the director of the American Gastroenterological Association ...

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 18 Feb 2019

Ascletis, 3-V Biosciences raise $18 million for phase 2 NASH therapy

3-V Biosciences has entered an exclusive license agreement with Ascletis Pharma for Ascletis to develop, manufacture and commercialize 3-V Biosciences’ nonalcoholic steatohepatitis therapy TVB-2640 in Greater China, according to a press release. 3-V ...

Source: Healio
Published: 15 Feb 2019

Assessing Liver Function & Actionable Mutations in HCC

I think our colleagues would challenge us. As we all know, there are other scoring systems. For example, our hepatology colleagues like to use the MELD [model for end-stage liver disease] score. But for us, I think the Child-Pugh gives you some framework ...

Published: 18 Feb 2019

Ascletis and 3-V Biosciences Announce NASH Strategic License and Series E Financing

By 2030, this is expected to increase to approximately 314 million people, of which 2.3 million will have cirrhosis," said Professor Wei Lai, MD, Director, Peking University Hepatology Institute ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 13 Feb 2019

Gilead's Mousetrap

Hepatocyte ballooning scores did not differ from control (simtuzumab) and a recent Hepatology Journal publication showed no MAPK pathway (the target of selonsertib) in multiple human liver biopsies.

Source: Seeking Alpha
Published: 15 Feb 2019

GI leader to know: Dr. Christopher Bowlus of UC Davis Health

Christopher L. Bowlus, MD, is the gastroenterology and hepatology division chief at Sacramento-based UC Davis Health. In addition, Dr. Bowlus is a professor at UC Davis Health. Dr. Bowlus specializes in treating autoimmune liver diseases such as hepatitis ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 15 Feb 2019

UI employee survived dark days before blood-supply safety

Dr. Haripriya Maddur, a hepatology specialist with Northwestern Medicine, said doctors are seeing increasing numbers of people with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, a condition linked to obesity and obesity-related diseases. “It’s projected to become ...

Source: The News-Gazette
Published: 17 Feb 2019

Loyola Hepatology comes to Moline

MAYWOOD, Ill. – Loyola University Health System (LUHS) has expanded its hepatology services with physicians now available at the new Loyola Hepatology Clinic in Moline. Scott Cotler, MD, professor of Medicine and division director of Hepatology, now sees ...

Source: The Dispatch / The Rock Island Argus
Published: 11 Oct 2012

PPI Litigation—Why These Lawsuits Are Like No Other

Gastro. And Hepatology 597-604 (2006). Fast forward to 2016 and additional research revealed a connection between an increased risk of chronic kidney disease associated with the use of PPIs, see Lazarus, Benjamin, “Proton Pump Inhibitor Use and Risk of ...

Source: Law
Published: 14 Feb 2019

Study: New Hepatitis Meds Are Saving Lives

The advent of this class of drugs "has led to almost universal cure of chronic hepatitis C infection," said Dr. David Bernstein, chief of hepatology at Northwell Health in Manhasset, N.Y. Bernstein believes "this large study provides the best evidence to ...

Source: WebMD
Published: 12 Feb 2019

HCV in the opioid epidemic: 5 reports on outreach to key demographics

according to a study published in Hepatology. “Scaling up treatment services in settings where HCV testing is offered may help to improve the HCV care continuum,” Catelyn Coyle, MPH, MEd, from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health ...

Source: Healio
Published: 11 Feb 2019

New class of drugs making hepatitis C undetectable in patients

The advent of this class of drugs "has led to almost universal cure of chronic hepatitis C infection," said Dr. David Bernstein, chief of hepatology at Northwell Health in Manhasset, N.Y. Bernstein believes "this large study provides the best evidence to ...

Published: 12 Feb 2019