Duke-NUS Medical School
August 10, 2022
[via Julieanne]

Singapore scientists find hyperhomocysteinemia strongly correlates with the severity of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.

  • Scientists at Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, have discovered that elevated blood levels of an amino acid called homocysteine correlate strongly with the severity of an advanced form of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.
  • They also found vitamin B12 and folic acid (vitamin B9) could be used to prevent and/or delay disease progression.

A mechanism that leads to an advanced form of fatty liver disease has been uncovered by scientists at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore. It turns out that vitamin B12 and folic acid supplements could reverse this process.

Keep reading for details and treatment: https://scitechdaily.com/b-vitamins-...liver-disease/