Roles of hepatic stellate cells in acute liver failure: From the perspective of inflammation and fibrosis
Juan Li, Ying-Ren Zhao, Zhen Tian, Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Hepatology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an 710061, Shaanxi Province, China
Author contributions: Li J contributed to literature search, manuscript drafting and final revision of the article; Zhao YR contributed to figure drawing and final revision of the article; Tian Z contributed to the study idea and design, manuscript drafting and final revision of the article.
Supported by: National Natural Science Foundation, No. 81800548.
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Corresponding author: Zhen Tian, MD, PhD, Doctor, Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Hepatology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, No. 277 Yanta Road (w), Xi’an 710061, Shaanxi Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: February 23, 2019
Peer-review started: February 25, 2019
First decision: April 22, 2019
Revised: May 14, 2019
Accepted: May 21, 2019
Article in press: May 21, 2019
Published online: May 27, 2019