Research Interest

  • Alcoholic & non-alcoholic steatohepatitis
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma
  • Liver fibrosis
  • Sterile inflammation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

The role of human cytochrome P450 2E1 in liver inflammation and fibrosis.
Xu J, Ma HY, Liang S, Sun M, Karin G, Koyama Y, Hu R, Quehenberger O, Davidson NO, Dennis EA, Kisseleva T, Brenner DA Hepatol Commun 2017 12 1 10 1043-1057
TRIF Differentially Regulates Hepatic Steatosis and Inflammation/Fibrosis in Mice.
Yang L, Miura K, Zhang B, Matsushita H, Yang YM, Liang S, Song J, Roh YS, Seki E Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 May 3 3 469-483
Promising Therapy Candidates for Liver Fibrosis.
Wang P, Koyama Y, Liu X, Xu J, Ma HY, Liang S, Kim IH, Brenner DA, Kisseleva T Front Physiol 2016 7 47
The Role of NADPH Oxidases (NOXs) in Liver Fibrosis and the Activation of Myofibroblasts.
Liang S, Kisseleva T, Brenner DA Front Physiol 2016 7 17
Amyloid precursor protein (APP) affects global protein synthesis in dividing human cells.
Sobol A, Galluzzo P, Liang S, Rambo B, Skucha S, Weber MJ, Alani S, Bocchetta M J. Cell. Physiol. 2015 May 230 5 1064-74

Honors & Awards

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Pinnacle Research Award
  • Keystone Symposia scholarship on Injury, Inflammation and Fibrosis

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (2017)