NASH: A Silent Killer
This Liver Disease Hides In Plain Sight. NASH: A Silent Killer
NASH is a silent killer, difficult to diagnose and currently difficult to manage. Meet the scientists that aren’t taking that for an answer.
NASH, or nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, is a liver disease that isn’t caused by the overconsumption of alcohol. What causes it and how are we learning to diagnose and understand this disease? Watch the episode of Cure Hunters above.
More Cure Hunters episodes:
Episode 1 | How Are Medicines Made?
Episode 2 | Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer
Episode 3 | The Itch That Rashes
Episode 6 | Building a Mirror Molecule
Episode 7 | Hunting Rare Diseases
Episode 8 | Take Your Breath Away
Episode 9 | Clinical Trials: Driving The Hunt Forward
Episode 10 | A Constant Threat
Episode 11 | Engineering Health