Centenary Study Featured on 7News

Our Liver Injury & Cancer team is currently undertaking an in-depth study into alcoholic liver disease. Primarily, the team led by Dr Devanshi Seth, seeks to uncover why some heavy drinkers contract liver disease and others do not. The team recently published new findings which suggest that a high fat diet, paired with ‘risky’ alcohol intake ...

Alcoholic cirrhosis & genetics

Researchers from the Centenary Institute have released some of the initial clinical findings to emerge from a world first genome-wide association study in alcoholic cirrhosis. The findings suggest that alcohol consumption levels may not be the only common link between chronic excessive drinkers and liver disease (cirrhosis) – it could be due to a genetic ...