Publications and Abstracts
Scholarly articles on the myth and the science of liver regeneration
Whither Prometheus' Liver? Greek Myth and the Science of Regeneration
Liver regeneration: from myth to mechanism
What fires prometheus?: The link between inflammation and regeneration following chronic liver injury
Prometheus' challenge: molecular, cellular and systemic aspects of liver regeneration
Painting by Peter Paul Rubens, circa 1611 to 1612, displayed at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, depicting mythical Titan, Prometheus subject to eternal torment by eagle devouring his perpetually regenerating liver.