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Penn Postdocs in the News: David Li Receives American Liver Foundation Research Award

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David Li, Penn Postdoctoral Researcher, receives American Liver Foundation Research Award.

American Liver Foundation, January 25, 2024
Dr. David Li, a postdoctoral researcher at the Perelman School of Medicine, is one of seven recipients of the American Liver Foundation 2023 Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Awards, which includes $25,000 in funding.

Li’s work explores how a diet high in fat and cholesterol causes the formation of lipid crystals in the liver and how that formation plays a role in Metabolic dysfunction-associated steatotic liver disease (MASLD) progression.