Fostering innovation and collaboration in liver research

Welcome to the UCSF Liver Center

The Liver Center is a consortium of 60 researchers who share a common interest in liver biology and disease. The goal of the Center is to integrate bench science with clinical investigation, in support of its vision to understand and cure human liver diseases.

 

 

 

Latest Publications

Mehta N, Heimbach J, Harnois DM, Sapisochin G, Dodge JL, Lee D, Burns JM, Sanchez W, Greig PD, Grant DR, Roberts JP, Yao FY. Validation of a Risk Estimation of Tumor Recurrence After Transplant (RETREAT) Score for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Recurrence After Liver Transplant. JAMA Oncol. 2017 Apr 1;3(4):493-500. PMID: 27838698; PMCID: PMC5395317.

Marco-Rius I, Gordon JW, Mattis AN, Bok R, Delos Santos R, Sukumar S, Larson PEZ, Vigneron DB, Ohliger MA. Diffusion-weighted imaging of hyperpolarized [(13) C]urea in mouse liver. J Magn Reson Imaging. 2017 Apr 17 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28419644.

Perito ER, Vase T, Ramachandran R, Phelps A, Jen KY, Lustig RH, Feldstein VA, Rosenthal P. Hepatic steatosis after pediatric liver transplant. Liver Transpl. 2017 Apr 20 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 28426902.

Lai JC, Covinsky KE, Dodge JL, Boscardin WJ, Segev DL, Roberts JP, Feng S. Development of a Novel Frailty Index to Predict Mortality in Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease. Hepatology. 2017 Apr 19 [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 28422306.