"Lipotropic Agents" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Endogenous factors or drugs that increase the transport and metabolism of LIPIDS including the synthesis of LIPOPROTEINS by the LIVER and their uptake by extrahepatic tissues.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Lipotropic Agents" by people in Profiles.
Alcohol and the liver. Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2007 May; 23(3):283-91.