How Does Coffee Prevent Liver Fibrosis? Biological Plausibility for Recent Epidemiological Observations
The published epidemiological data demonstrates an inverse relationship between coffee (and potentially other caffeinated beverage) consumption and liver fibrosis and its downstream complications are weighty and rapidly accumulating. Several excellent recent reviews examine this evidence in great detail, and the overwhelming conclusion is that this inverse relationship is real—coffee drinking reduces liver fibrosis.
Published in 2019 by Hepatology