Friday, August 11, 2017 at 12:00pm to 12:50pm
McKibben Hall (MCH), 149
1333 San Pablo Street , Los Angeles, CA 90033
Center for ALPD & Cirrhosis Seminar with Yasuko Iwakiri, PhD; Yale University School of Medicine
The central focus of Dr. Iwakiri’s laboratory is the study of liver fibrosis and vascular biology in liver disease pathogenesis. In this seminar, she will discuss recent research on the effects of hemodynamic changes on liver structure and function with a focus on portal hypertension and the role of the hepatic lymphatic vascular system in liver disease.