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New research shows link between binge drinking alcohol, living in colder climates

The study, published online in Hepatology, showed that as temperatures dropped and sunlight hours decreased for certain regions, alcohol consumption rose in these areas. Researchers noted that while it’s generally accepted that colder weather influences ...

Source: AccuWeather
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Liver preservation technique improves 5-year graft survival

according to a study published in Journal of Hepatology. “Donation after circulatory death (DCD) organs are increasingly used for liver transplantation, due to the persisting organ shortage and waiting list mortality,” Andrea Schlegel, MD, FEBS ...

Source: Healio
Published: 10 Dec 2018

ECMC clinic directed by UB professor chosen to receive New York State World AIDS Day award

BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Hepatology Clinic at Erie County Medical Center (ECMC), under the direction of a faculty member in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, has been awarded a New York State Department of ...

Source: University at Buffalo
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Tag: Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Marijuana use is associated with decreased incidence of liver cirrhosis in those with the Hepatitis C Virus, according to a new study published by the Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and ...

Source: TheJointBlog
Published: 17 Nov 2018

Morgan named director of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

A global expert in the epidemiology and prevention of gastric cancer will lead the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Douglas Morgan, M.D., will begin serving as the director of the division Oct. 1. Morgan has been on faculty at Vanderbilt ...

Source: UAB
Published: 28 Sep 2018

Division of Hepatology

more info The Einstein Montefiore Division of Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases faculty were well represented at the Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), held October 20-24, 2017 at the Walter E. Washington ...

Published: 14 Sep 2018

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: 17 May 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

Gastroenterology and Hepatology Clinical Research | UC Davis Health

Primary sclerosing cholangitis is an inflammatory liver disease that causes gradual scarring, stricturing, and destruction of the bile ducts both inside and outside the liver. Normally, the liver produces bile and the bile ducts transport it to the ...

Published: 21 Dec 2017

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

MKSAP 17 Gastroenterology and Hepatology PDF

In these pages, you will find updated information on gastroesophageal reflux disease, Barrett esophagus, Helicobacter pylori infection, gastrointestinal complications of NSA!Ds, celiac disease, inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease, gallbladder disease ...

Source: Medium
Published: 20 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

Novel hepatology rotation ups knowledge of liver disease

(HealthDay)—A novel non-elective inpatient hepatology rotation increases knowledge of chronic liver disease (CLD) among internal medicine (IM) residents, according to a study published online Aug. 10 in Hepatology. Adam E. Mikolajczyk, M.D., from the ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 06 Sep 2016

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

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Published: 09 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

Hepatology Society gala kicks off 2017 anti-hepatitis B campaign

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Source: The Manila Times
Published: 23 Jan 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

Imperiale Named IU's First Lawrence Lumeng Professor

Regenstrief Institute investigator Thomas Imperiale has been named the inaugural Lawrence Lumeng Professor in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Indiana University School of Medicine. He is an internationally respected health services researcher and a ...

Source: INside INdiana Business
Published: 13 Sep 2016

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

Longer breastfeeding tied to lower risk of liver disease

Women who breastfed babies for at least six months were 52 percent less likely to develop liver disease than mothers who nursed for less than one month, researchers report in the Journal of Hepatology. “This new analysis contributes to the growing body ...

Source: Reuters
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Imaging atomic structure of important immune regulator

Hepatology and Endoscopy in the Department of Medicine at the Brigham. "We resolved the structure of hTIM-3 and established a novel biochemical assay to define its functionality, which will be useful for understanding the role of hTIM-3 in the immune system."

Source: Science Daily
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Johnson & Johnson’s Tremfya tops Novartis blockbuster Cosentyx in head-to-head psoriasis showdown

D., Novartis’ head of worldwide medical affairs for immunology, hepatology and dermatology, said on the call, predicting that “the Eclipse data will have limited clinical relevance.” Johnson & Johnson, for its part, sure doesn’t think so.

Source: FiercePharma
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Going viral: New cells for norovirus production in the lab

Prior to this study, published in Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology, human norovirus could be grown in the laboratory but required human intestinal tissue (to provide cells ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 11 Dec 2018