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EASL - European Association for the
Study of the Liver
June 23-26 2021
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Liver Stiffness by Vibration-Controlled Transient Elastography Predicts Disease Progression in Patients With Advanced Fibrosis Due to NASH
  EASL 2021 23-26 June
Rohit Loomba,1 Arun J. Sanyal,2 Quentin M. Anstee,3 Michael Trauner,4 Eric J. Lawitz,5 Dora Ding,6 Catherine Jia,6 Ryan S. Huss,6 Chuhan Chung,6 Robert P. Myers,6 Zachary Goodman,7
Vincent Wai-Sun Wong,8 Takeshi Okanoue,9 Manuel Romero-Gomez,10 Andrew J. Muir,11 Nezam H. Afdhal,12 Jaime Bosch,13 Stephen A. Harrison,14 Zobair M. Younossi7
1NAFLD Research Center, UC San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA; 2Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA; 3Translational and Clinical Research Institute, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK; 4Medizinische Universität Wien, Austria; 5Texas Liver Institute, UT Health San Antonio, Texas, USA; 6Gilead Sciences, Inc., Foster City, California; 7Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia;
8The Chinese University of Hong Kong; 9Saiseikai Suita Hospital, Suita, Japan; 10Instituto de Biomedicina de Sevilla, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocío, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain; 11Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA; 12Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; 13Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain, and Universität Bern, Switzerland; 14Pinnacle Clinical Research, San Antonio






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2. Boursier J, et al. J Hepatol 2016;65:570-8;
3. Eddowes PJ, et al. Gastroenterology 2019;156:1717-30;
4. Shili-Masmoudi S, et al. Liver Int 2020;40:581-9;
5. Wong VW, et al. Hepatology 2010;51:454-62;
6. Harrison SA, et al. Gastroenterology 2018;155:1140-53;
7. Harrison SA, et al. J Hepatol 2020;73:26-39.
Acknowledgments: We extend our thanks to the patients, their families, and all participating investigators.
This study was funded by Gilead Sciences, Inc.