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The influence of dietary macronutrients on liver fat accumulation and metabolism

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The liver is a principal metabolic organ within the human body and has a major role in regulating carbohydrate, fat, and protein metabolism. With increasing rates of obesity, the prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is growing. It remains unclear why NAFLD, which is now defined as the hepatic manifestation of the metabolic syndrome, develops but lifestyle factors such as diet (i.e total calorie and specific nutrient intakes); appear to play a key role. Here we review the av...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/jim-2017-000524

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Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM
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Oxford, MSD, RDM, OCDEM
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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Journal of Investigative Medicine Journal website
Volume:
65
Issue:
8
Pages:
1102-1115
Publication date:
2017-09-24
Acceptance date:
2017-07-08
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1708-8267
ISSN:
1081-5589
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pubs:707581
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uri:410e36f1-3c9f-4e32-8a5a-9b67a1e90ab3
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uuid:410e36f1-3c9f-4e32-8a5a-9b67a1e90ab3
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pubs:707581

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