Journal article

The pro-fibrotic role of dipeptidyl peptidase 4 in carbon tetrachloride-induced experimental liver injury

Xin M Wang, Lauren E Holz, Sumaiya Chowdhury, Shaun P Cordoba, Kathryn A Evans, Margaret G Gall, Ana Julia Vieira de Ribeiro, Yuan Zhou Zheng, Miriam T Levy, Denise MT Yu, Tsun-Wen Yao, Natasa Polak, Christopher J Jolly, Patrick Bertolino, Geoffrey W McCaughan, Mark D Gorrell

Immunology & Cell Biology | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


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Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Dr Didier Marguet of Centre d'Immunologie de Marseille Luminy for the DPP4 gko mice and Dr Volker Benseler for confocal images. MK-0626 was provided in kind by the Investigator-Initiated Studies Program of Merck Sharp & Dohme Corporation. The opinions expressed in this paper are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of Merck Sharp & Dohme. National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) of Australia project grants 293803, 512282 and 1105238 to MDG and GWM, NHMRC program grant 358398 (GWM), a Diabetes Australia grant to MDG and NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarships to XMW and MTL supported this work. TWY, LH and YZZ each received an Australian Postgraduate Award. MGG received a Sydney Medical School Foundation Francis M. Hooper Postgraduate Award.