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Non alcoholic steatohepatitis a precursor for hepatocellular carcinoma development
Chun-Meng Jiang, Ya-Hui Hou, Department of Digestive System, the Second Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian 116023, Liaoning Province, China
Chun-Wen Pu, Department of Liver Disease, Dalian the Sixth People’s Hospital, Dalian 116033, Liaoning Province, China
Zhe Chen, Department of General Surgery, the Second Affiliated Hospital of Dalian Medical University, Dalian 116023, Liaoning Province, China
Mohammed Alanazy, Lionel Hebbard, Storr Liver Unit, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, Westmead NSW 2145, Australia
Author contributions: Jiang CM and Pu CW contributed equally to this work; and all authors reviewed the final version of this paper.
Supported by Robert W Storr Bequest to the Sydney Medical Foundation University of Sydney (LH), Cancer Council NSW grant 1069733 (LH) and the West Translational Cancer Research Centre Partner Program funded by the Cancer Institute, NSW
Correspondence to: Dr. Lionel Hebbard, Senior Research Fellow, Liver Cancer and Metabolism Group Head, Storr Liver Unit, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney, PO Box 412, Darcy Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia. email@example.com
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Received: May 5, 2014
Revised: June 24, 2014
Accepted: August 13, 2014
Published online: November 28, 2014