Statins, Rho GTPases and KLF2: New Mechanistic Insight Into Liver Fibrosis and Portal Hypertension

Gut. 2015 Sep;64(9):1349-50. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2014-308800. Epub 2015 Jan 16.

Abstract

No abstract available

Keywords: FIBROSIS; PORTAL HYPERTENSION.

Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Hepatic Stellate Cells / metabolism*
  • Humans
  • Kruppel-Like Transcription Factors / genetics*
  • Liver Cirrhosis / drug therapy*
  • Liver Cirrhosis / genetics*
  • Male
  • Simvastatin / pharmacology*

Substances

  • Kruppel-Like Transcription Factors
  • Simvastatin