Wnt-SCD-LRP5/6 Loop links liver fibrosis with cancer


Wnt-β-catenin pathway is implicated in liver fibrosis and cancer but whether and how this pathway links these two pathologic entities are unknown. Our recent study reveals stearoyl-Co A desaturase (SCD) is inducible by... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Keane Lai (University of Southern California)
  2. Feng Chi (University of Southern California)
  3. Soo-mi Kweon (University of Southern California)
  4. Hidekazu Tsukamoto (University of Southern California)

Topic Area

Liver fibrosis


OS5 » Session 5 Bile Acids & Liver Cancer (16:30 - Thursday, 15th June, Aula Maxima, Ground Floor)