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 Injury
Special Interest Groups

PLRC Receives NIDDK-DDRCC Funding

It is our great pleasure to announce the successful funding of the Pittsburgh Liver Research Center (PLRC) by the NIH/NIDDK through a P30 mechanism. We are now one of the 20 NIDDK-designated Digestive Disease Research Core Centers and one of three that are liver focused. 


 

Upcoming Events

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Mar
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Mar
PLRC Seminar Series - Dr. Ekihiro Seki
12:00pm to 1:00pm

S123 BST
21
Apr
PLRC Seminar Series - Dr. Harmeet Malhi
12:00pm to 1:00pm

S123 BST

Faculty Spotlight - David Geller, MD

Dr. Geller is a liver transplant and hepato-biliary surgeon, and he currently serves as Director of the UPMC Liver Cancer Center. His research interests are molecular mechanisms of liver cancer signaling pathways, liver transplant ischemia/ reperfusion (I/R) injury, human hepatocyte isolation and tissue banking, image guided liver surgery, and laparoscopic liver resection.