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Monday July 29th, 2019 evening edition

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Surprisingly, HHyP also persists in small quantities in adults and these cells can grow into the two main cell types of the adult liver (Hepatocytes and Cholangiocytes) giving HHyPs stem cell-like properties.

The team examined HHyPs and found that they resemble mouse stem cells which have been found to rapidly repair mice liver following major injury, such as occurs in cirrhosis.

For the first time, we have found that cells with true stem cell-like properties may well exist in the human liver.

This, in turn, could provide a wide range of regenerative medicine applications for treating liver disease, including the possibility of bypassing the need for liver transplants.

– Lead author Dr Tamir Rashid from the Centre for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine.

It can be caused by lifestyle issues such as obesity, viruses, alcohol misuse or by non-lifestyle issues such as autoimmune and genetic mediated disease.

Symptoms of liver disease include jaundice, itching and feelings of weakness and tiredness and in more severe cases, cirrhosis. »

Gunman kills 3, injures 15 at Gilroy Garlic Festival in California

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A gunman has opened fire at Gilroy Garlic Festival south of San Jose in California, killing three people and injuring more than a dozen others, local officials say.

#BREAKING: Video shows moment gunman opens fire on Gilroy garlic festival Sunday evening; 4 people killed (including suspected gunman), 15 others injured.

[Warning: Potentially-distressing footage] #GilroyGarlicFestival #GilroyActiveshooter — California Brief (@CaliforniaBrief) July 29, 2019. yo somebody was shooting at the gilroy garlic festival. »

3 Dead, Suspect Killed in Gilroy Garlic Festival Shooting

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Shooter, 6-Year-Old Victim Among 4 Dead in Calif. Garlic Festival Shooting.

Four people were killed, including one suspect, and at least 12 others were shot at a garlic festival in Gilroy, California.

Gilroy Police Chief Scot Smithee provides updates on the deadly mass shooting at the city's annual garlic festival. »

America’s packaged food supply is ultra-processed

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“And the verdict is they can and should be doing a whole lot better.”.

They are derived from hydrogenated fats and modified starch, and are synthesized in laboratories.

Dr. Linda Van Horn, chief of nutrition in the department of preventive medicine and a professor of nutrition at Feinberg, also is a study co-author. »