Research on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD)

NAFLD has become the most common liver disease affecting adults and children.

Our research purposes are to further characterize the natural history of NAFLD, identify factors that influence the progression of NAFLD, and to develop and validate diagnostic methods for NAFLD.

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Selected publications

Patrik Nasr, Mikael F. Forsgren, Simone Ignatova, Nils Dahlström, Gunnar Cedersund, Olof Dahlqvist Leinhard, Bengt Norén, Mattias Ekstedt, Peter Lundberg, Stergios Kechagias (2017)

Gastroenterology , Vol.153 , s.53-+ Continue to DOI

Mattias Ekstedt, Hannes Hagström, Patrik Nasr, Mats Fredrikson, Per Stål, Stergios Kechagias, Rolf Hultcrantz (2015)

Hepatology , Vol.61 , s.1547-1554 Continue to DOI

Stergios Kechagias, Åsa Ernersson, Olof Dahlqvist Leinhard, Peter Lundberg, Torbjörn Lindström, Fredrik Nyström, Toste Länne (2008)

Gut , Vol.57 , s.649-654 Continue to DOI

Recent publications

2022

Sami Qadri, Noora Ahlholm, Ida Lonsmann, Paola Pellegrini, Anni Poikola, Panu K. Luukkonen, Kimmo Porthan, Anne Juuti, Henna Sammalkorpi, Anne K. Penttilä, Roberta D´Ambrosio, Giorgio Soardo, Diana J. Leeming, Morten Karsdal, Johanna Arola, Stergios Kechagias, Serena Pelusi, Mattias Ekstedt, Luca Valenti, Hannes Hagström, Hannele Yki-Järvinen (2022) Obesity Modifies the Performance of Fibrosis Biomarkers in Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism , Vol. 107 , s. e2008-e2020 Continue to DOI

2021

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CV

  • Reg. Physician 1996
  • PhD 2001
  • Professor 2013

Teaching

  • The Medical Program

Awards

  • Pedagogue of the Year, 2017

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