Acute Liver Failure Study Group

Acronym: ALFSG NIDDK Contact: Averell Sherker Principal Investigator(s): Not Available

The Acute Liver Failure Study Group is collecting biosamples and information on the natural history, causes and outcomes of Acute Liver Failure in the United States. In addition to the database, a clinical trial conducted to test whether the drug N-acetylcysteine (NAC) improves outcome (survival) for patients with Acute Liver Failure not caused by acetaminophen overdose has recently been completed.

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