As the animal livers, use can be made of carp liver, mamushi pit viper liver and sheep liver.
In total, these three orders of division divide the liver into 7 segments, with the left hemiliver divided into three segments and the right hemiliver is divided into 4 segments.
The mouse model includes a chimeric liver comprising mouse liver cells and integrated human liver cells.
The finally differentiated liver cells thus provided are usable as a material of artificial liver.
Disclosed are a liver function tester and a liver function testing system.
Anisi stellati fructus, standardised extracts and preparations thereof NOT APPLICABLE
Uses include treatment of liver diseases, regeneration of liver, toxicity testing and liver assist devices.
By using the liver cell differentiation culture system, a drug controlling liver differentiation can be screened and toxicity of drugs, etc. can be examined by using the mature liver cells.
Drugs which promote the liver regeneration after partial liver transplant and can induce quick liver generation even in a case of a small graft.
The term “after a treatment for cancer” preferably means after a treatment for liver cancer, and “after a treatment for liver cancer” still preferably means after the removal of liver cancer cells.
The composition of the present invention has the effect of treating liver toxicity and may accordingly be used as an agent for restoring liver functions or as a health food for revitalizing liver functions.
The disclosure relates breath test devices and methods for the evaluation of liver functional and metabolic capacity or to assess liver heath and/or degree of liver injury.
In the above-described solution for preserving liver, the toxicity of nitroglycerin arising in preserving liver is relieved, which makes it possible to transplant the liver at a high graft survival rate.
This invention also detects a precancerous lesion, detects a risk of recurrence after treatment of liver cancer, detects malignancy of liver cancer and monitors progression of liver cancer with time by the same method.
Inhibition of liver cancer cell growth is allowed, and, use in conjunction with other liver cancer prevention methods or anti-liver cancer medicaments is allowed.
Disclosed are methods of diagnosing liver cancer in a subject as well as methods of assessing the risk of a subject having chronic hepatitis and liver cirrhosis of developing liver cancer.