His research focuses on the identification of non-invasive biomarkers to screen for excessive alcohol use and the molecular mechanism, risk factors, and treatment for alcohol-induced liver injury.
- Non-invasive markers to screen for excessive alcohol use.
- Mechanism of alcohol-induced liver injury
- Genetic predisposition for alcohol-induced liver injury (alcoholic hepatitis and alcoholic cirrhosis)
- Novel therapies for alcoholic hepatitis and alcoholic corrhosis
Clinical Interests: End stage liver disease, cirrhosis, Alcoholic Liver Disease
Research: Cellular and Molecular Metabolism