Dolphins & Humans: How a Common Saturated Fat Deficiency May be Driving NASH

Time: 1:30 pm
day: Day 1 Stream 1 PM


  • Understanding pathophysiology of NAFLD and NASH in dolphins and links to iron overload
  • Using metabolomics to identify a saturated fat in fish that reduces progression of fibrotic disease
  • Translation to humans: potential role of nutritional C15:0 deficiencies as an underlying driver of NASH