Molecular Mechanisms of Lycopene Actions on Liver Disease Outcomes.

IP, Blanche Chee Hinn Yih.
2017-04-14T13:35:58.606Z

Abstract: The prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is positively associated with the obesity epidemic, and with the risks for cardiovascular disease (CVD) and liver cancer. Dysregulated hepatic lipid metabolism and liver inflammation play critical roles in the pathogenesis of NAFLD-associated diseases. The intake of lycopene-rich foods is inversely linked with risks for CVD and ... read more

Subjects
Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/010908
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