U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Translational Hepatology Unit

Theo Heller, M.D., Chief

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Gross photograph and magnification of a resected specimen showing NRHEnlarge
Graphic representation of platelet slopes from representative patients in a CGD cohort who died or survived to end of followup in a cohort of CGD patientsThe image depicts platelet slopes from patients in a CGD cohort who (a) died and (b) survived to end of follow-up. Hepatic involvement and portal hypertension predict mortality in chronic granulomatous disease. Feld JJ, Hussain N, Wright EC, Kleiner DE, Hoofnagle JH, Ahlawat S, Anderson V, Hilligoss D, Gallin JI, Liang TJ, Malech HL, Holland SM, Heller T. Gastroenterology. 2008 Jun;134(7):1917-26Enlarge
Graph: Survival function estimate with cohort of CGD patients for each of the determinants of mortality based on the Cox proportional hazards modelEstimate of the survival function in a cohort of CGD patients for each of the determinants of mortality based on the Cox proportional hazards model. The curves compare the survival estimates for patients with and without a) declining platelet slope b) ALP elevations and c) a history of liver abscess. Each curve is adjusted for all factors in the multivariable Cox model. d) This figure compares the survival function for patients with all three determinants of mortality with that for patients with none of these factors. Hepatic involvement and portal hypertension predict mortality in chronic granulomatous disease. Feld JJ, Hussain N, Wright EC, Kleiner DE, Hoofnagle JH, Ahlawat S, Anderson V, Hilligoss D, Gallin JI, Liang TJ, Malech HL, Holland SM, Heller T. Gastroenterology. 2008 Jun;134(7):1917-26.Enlarge
Venopathy as a potential cause of nodular regenerative hyperplasiaVenopathy as a potential cause of nodular regenerative hyperplasia. Nodular regenerative hyperplasia: not all nodules are created equal. Reshamwala PA, Kleiner DE, Heller T. Hepatology. 2006 Jul;44(1):7-14 Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit at AASLD 2008Group photo at the 2008 AASLD Annual MeetingEnlarge
Liver Diseases Branch at AASLD in 2011Three Liver Diseases Branch members at an outing in Washington, D.C. in 2011 Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit at AASLD in 2012Three Translational Hepatology Unit members at the 2012 AASLD Annual Meeting Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit at Washington, D.C. outing in 2013Three Translational Hepatology Unit members at an outing in Washington, D.C. in 2013Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit Group Photo 2013Translational Hepatology Unit 2013 Group photo in Washington, D.C. Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit LabMi Sun Moon & Allyson Bradshaw in the lab Enlarge
Translational Hepatology Unit Lab ExperimentsSandy Page performing experiments in the lab Enlarge