Research Paper Volume 12, Issue 20 pp 20024—20046

GDF11 induces mild hepatic fibrosis independent of metabolic health

Figure 2. Association of GDF11 expression with liver fibrosis. GDF11 mRNA levels in morbidly obese patients (n=33), according to their fibrosis score, determined by histological assessment (F0-F4). * p<0.05 versus F0 (T-test).