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LSEC stretch promotes fibrosis during hepatic vascular congestion

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology (2019) | Download Citation

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    1. Hilscher, M. B. et al. Mechanical stretch increases expression of CXCL1 in liver sinusoidal endothelial cells to recruit neutrophils, generate sinusoidal microthombi, and promote portal hypertension. Gastroenterology https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2019.03.013 (2019)

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    1. Gracia-Sancho, J. et al. Hepatic microcirculation and mechanisms of portal hypertension. Nat. Rev. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 16, 221–234 (2018)

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