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Revisiting the role of serine metabolism in hepatic lipogenesis

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This work was financially supported by Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation (grant no. 72110).

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H.Y. and A.M. drafted the manuscript. C.Z., H.T., M.U. and J.B. contributed to the writing of the manuscript.

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Correspondence to Adil Mardinoglu.

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A.M., J.B. and M.U. are the founders and shareholders of ScandiBio Therapeutics, and they filed a patent application (US11141396B2) on the use of combined metabolic activators including serine to treat NAFLD patients. The other authors declare no competing interests.

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Yang, H., Zhang, C., Turkez, H. et al. Revisiting the role of serine metabolism in hepatic lipogenesis. Nat Metab 5, 760–761 (2023).

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