Pittsburgh Liver Research Center
Our mission is
to enable and promote multidisciplinary research
in all aspects of liver health and disease
for improved clinical outcomes.
Fostering team science
and promoting collaborations across disciplines
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Tumorigenesis
Regenerative Medicine
Chronic Liver Diseases
Special Interest Groups

Upcoming Events

Seminars and events. Know what's coming.

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11
Sep
25
Sep
15
Oct
PLRC Seminar Series - Dr. Josep Llovet
12:00pm to 1:00pm

S120 BST
23
Oct
Liver Seminar - Dr. Al Sirica
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Faculty Spotlight - Dr. Sadeesh Ramakrishnan

Dr. Ramakrishnan's research interests focus on investigating the mechanism by which physiological and pathological cues activate the hypoxic response in the liver, determining the role of hypoxia-mediated metabolic adaptation in fatty liver disease and liver cancer, and identifying isoform specificity and therapeutic potential of HIFs in metabolic diseases and cancer.