Research Dedicated to Variety of Liver Diseases
Advanced Liver Therapies at Baylor College of Medicine is a clinical research center dedicated exclusively to the development of new diagnostic tests and therapies for adults with liver diseases.
Advanced Liver Therapies provides studies/clinical trials for a variety of liver diseases, including:
- Hepatitis C
- Hepatitis B
- Fatty liver disease
- Hepatic encephalopathy
- Primary biliary cirrhosis
- Hepatorenal syndrome
As an important initiative of the Office of Clinical Research efforts, the ALT:
- Collaborates with scientists to establish translational research
- Advocates to encourage the pharmaceutical industry to develop new tests and therapies
- Provides advisors for new research protocol designs
- Publishes research results in peer-reviewed publications
What Is Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease?
Do you have patients living with liver disease? See research studies/clinical trials currently enrolling participants and refer your patients to enroll.
Dr. John M. Vierling Joins IQ-DILI Initiative
John M. Vierling, M.D., professor of medicine and surgery at Baylor College of Medicine and director of Advanced Liver Therapies at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, was invited to contribute to the IQ Consortium Drug Induced Liver Initiative (IQ-DILI).