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Alcoholic hepatitis: towards new fungal targets?

An international study has shown that a fungal gut dysbiosis could be involved in the pathophysiology of alcoholic hepatitis. This discovery could lead to new treatments and prognostic tools. Alcoholic liver disease is associated to a high mortality rate and few therapeutic and prognostic innovat...
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Hepatic encephalopathy: oral fecal microbiota transplant shows good tolerability

A phase 1 clinical trial showed that oral fecal microbiota capsules were well tolerated by patients with cirrhosis and prone to developing hepatic encephalopathy.   Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a complication of liver failure and symptoms include more or less severe, sometimes irreversi...
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Liver cancer: improving the immune response through the modulation of microbiota?

Decreased levels of bacteria from the Clostridium family in the gut are thought to promote the accumulation of primary bile acids. This phenomenon may contribute to enhanced expression in antitumor NKT cells in the liver.   The microbiota and its metabolites are transported to the liver t...
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