UCSF Navigation Bar
UCSF Liver Center Home Page

Fostering innovation and
collaboration in liver research

The UCSF Liver Center is a consortium of over 70 researchers who share a common interest in liver biology and disease. The purpose of the Center is to foster excellence and scientific collaboration among its members and to recruit new investigators to the field of hepatology. To achieve this goal, the Center provides research support services and a community platform for exchange of ideas. The UCSF Liver Center is proud of its record of integrating bench science with clinical investigation in support of its mission to understand and cure human liver diseases.


Supported byNIDDK logo


Director's Welcome

For a brief introduction to the Center and welcome to the website, click here.

Save the Date

Seminar Series
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Liver Center Leadership & guests
Update on new/improved research services
Click here for details

Featured Paper

mouse cellsIn Vivo Hepatic Reprogramming of Myofibroblasts with AAV Vectors as a Therapeutic Strategy for Liver Fibrosis

Senior Author, Holger Willenbring, MD, PhD
Click Here for the article on the UCSF News Page.

Latest News

Congratulations to 3 Liver Center scientists who were selected to give short talks at the upcoming FASEB Research Conference on Liver Biology! Click here for more information.

  • Tammy Chang, MD, PhD
  • Aras Mattis, MD, PhD
  • Johanna Schaub, PhD

Online Newsletter

Follow the link to the latest Liver Center Newsletter along with an archive of prior newsletters.

Core Facilities


Cover image for Vol. 56 Issue 1

Click on the icon to view current and archived member publications.


Acknowledge the Liver Center in your publications

Instructions for acknowledging the Center can be found here.


Learn more about the benefits of Center membership.


Support the Liver Center

giveFollow the link to learn how your donation can support liver research at UCSF.


The University of California, San Francisco. ©2008 The Regents of the University of California

Web Development and Design by Dayspring Technologies, Inc.

UCSF home page UCSF home page About UCSF Search UCSF UCSF Medical Center