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Targeting apoptosis regulator ameliorates NASH in mice, primates

By John Fox
Staff Writer

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A study by Chinese researchers has identified a key suppressor of apoptosis in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), and then showed that a small peptide segment derived from it ameliorated the currently untreatable liver disease in mice and nonhuman primates.

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