Bile Acids as Modulators of Apoptosis

Rui E. Castro, Susana Solá, Clifford J. Steer, Cecília M.P. Rodrigues

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7 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHepatotoxicity
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Genomics to in vitro and in vivo Models
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages29
ISBN (Print)9780470057162
StatePublished - Feb 27 2008


  • Cell survival and death pathways
  • Cholesterol homeostasis
  • Cytotoxic compounds
  • Enterohepatic circulation
  • Fat digestion and absorption
  • Fatty acids and bile acids
  • Hydrophobic bile acids
  • Negative feedback mechanism
  • Signaling molecules
  • Survival and antiapoptotic signaling

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