Gut microbiota mediated molecular events and therapy in liver diseases
Xiaoqiang Qi, Ming Yang, Joseph Stenberg, Rahul Dey, Leslie Fogwe, Muhammad Shawkat Alam, Eric T Kimchi, Kevin F Staveley-O'Carroll, Guangfu Li, Department of Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, United States
Xiaoqiang Qi, Ming Yang, Eric T Kimchi, Kevin F Staveley-O'Carroll, Guangfu Li, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, United States
Xiaoqiang Qi, Ming Yang, Eric T Kimchi, Kevin F Staveley-O'Carroll, Guangfu Li, VA Hospital, Harry S Truman Memorial VA Hospital, Columbia, MO 65201, United States
Guangfu Li, Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, United States
Author contributions: Qi X, Yang M, and Stenberg J collected data, wrote the paper, and contributed equally; Dey R, Fogwe L, and Alam MS collected data and partly drafted the paper's first version; Kimchi ET, Staveley-O’Carroll KF, and Li G designed, revised, and finalized the manuscript, co-corresponding authors.
Supported by NIH Grant, No. R01CA208396; and VA Merit Award, No. I01 BX004065-1.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no conflict of interest.
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Corresponding author: Guangfu Li, DVM, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Missouri, 230 Jesse Hall, Columbia, MO 65212, United States. email@example.com
Received: October 20, 2020
Peer-review started: October 20, 2020
First decision: November 13, 2020
Revised: November 24, 2020
Accepted: December 6, 2020
Article in press: December 6, 2020
Published online: December 28, 2020