Upregulation of hepatic bile acid synthesis via fibroblast growth factor 19 is defective in gallstone disease but functional in overweight individuals

BACKGROUND: Fibroblast growth factor 19 (FGF19) is an enteric hormone regulating bile acid de novo synthesis by sensing ileal bile acid flux. However, the role of FGF19 in cholelithiasis has not yet been elucidated and therefore is investigated in the present study

Bibliographic Details
Published in:United European gastroenterology journal, Vol. 2, No. 3 (2014), p. 216-25
Main Author: Renner, Olga
Other Involved Persons: Harsch, Simone ; Matysik, Silke ; Lütjohann, Dieter ; Schmitz, Gerd ; Stange, Eduard F
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Date Completed 31.10.2014
Date Revised 13.11.2018
published: Print
Citation Status PubMed-not-MEDLINE
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