fatty liver disease

Fatty liver disease, NASH surge amid global obesity epidemic

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and the more severe form of this disease called non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, or NASH, are two increasingly prevalent diseases characterized by the progressive accumulation of fat or triglycerides within the liver. This accumulation occurs in the absence of excessive alcohol consumption. It can lead to inflammation, oxidative damage and the development of […]

Diseases to Watch: Fatty liver disease and NASH

With Diseases to Watch, we introduce a new series in Life Sciences Connect providing a profile of a disease or therapeutic area which is currently a “hot topic” in the life sciences industry. The first disease profiled was fatty liver disease and NASH where we outline the disease in general and link to a further […]