Table 4

Metabolite concentrations obtained from in vitro MRS of liver tissue

Study group (n) PE PC GPE GPC
Normal liver (n=6)0.16 (0.03)0.16 (0.04)2.35 (0.46)2.46 (0.37)
Chronic ductopenic rejection (n=5)1.90 (1.35) 0.58 (0.53)7-150 0.17 (0.21) 0.20 (0.26)
  • Results are expressed as mean (SD). All values expressed as μmol/g wet weight of liver tissue.

  • 7-150 p<0.05, **p<0.01, p<0.005 v histologically normal liver.