Published in Blood Weekly, June 29th, 2000
"Liver transplantation (LT) markedly increases survival of patients with BA but the extent to which this reverses poor LC-PUFA status is not known," explained A. Lapillonne and colleagues at Baylor University, Texas ("Effects of liver transplantation on long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid status in infants with biliary atresia," Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 2000;30(5):528-532).
Lapillonne et al. studied eight infants, who had been diagnosed...
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