PhD ceremony: mw. A. Pellicoro, 14.45 uur, Academiegebouw, Broerstraat 5, Groningen
Thesis: Hepatic peroxisome function in health and disease
Promotor(s): prof. P.L.M. Jansen
Faculty: Medical Sciences
This thesis show that peroxisomes have a greater role in bile salts homeostasis than previously acknowledged and that peroxisomes have a role, not only in the de novo synthesis of bile salts, but also in the enterohepatic circulation. This implies the need for a transport protein across the peroxisomal membrane.
Such protein has not been identified yet.
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