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  • Ian Haydon, Philly.com , "Working to save lives, Philly physicians find way to help patients confront death," 26 June 2018 Biliverdin can kill cells, destroy neurons and kill cells, which is why human livers attempt to filter out bilirubin as quickly as possible. (merriam-webster.com)
  • National Geographic , "See Amazing Ocean Creatures That 'Glow'," 11 June 2018 But the patient's bilirubin was one and a half times the normal level. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Jason Daley, Smithsonian , "These Lizards Evolved Toxic Green Blood," 17 May 2018 The liver then gathers them and takes out the iron, creating the green waste product biliverdin, which is later transformed further into yellow bilirubin . (merriam-webster.com)
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  • Yet, according to researchers from a range of reputable institutions in the United States - including the Atlanta Veteran Affairs Medical Center in Georgia, Yale University in New Haven, CT, Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, and Boston University in Massachusetts - blood levels of bilirubin may also be used to determine a person's risk of cardiovascular problems. (medicalnewstoday.com)
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  • Though most bile acid is reabsorbed in the terminal ileum to participate in enterohepatic circulation , conjugated bilirubin is not absorbed and instead passes into the colon . (wikipedia.org)