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Diagnostic and therapeutic application of noncoding RNAs for hepatocellular carcinoma 
Chikako Shibata, Motoyuki Otsuka, Takahiro Kishikawa, Motoko Ohno, Takeshi Yoshikawa, Akemi Takata, Kazuhiko Koike 
World J Hepatol 7(1):1-6. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.1
Management of hepatocellular carcinoma: Predictive value of immunohistochemical markers for postoperative survival 
Zhao-Shan Niu, Xiao-Jun Niu, Mei Wang 
World J Hepatol 7(1):7-27. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.7
Hagen-Poiseuille’s law: The link between cirrhosis, liver stiffness, portal hypertension and hepatic decompensation 
Gerond Lake-Bakaar, Muneeb Ahmed, Amy Evenson, Alan Bonder, Salomao Faintuch, Vinay Sundaram 
World J Hepatol 7(1):28-32. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.28
Assessment of clinical and radiological response to sorafenib in hepatocellular carcinoma patients 
Rodolfo Sacco, Valeria Mismas, Antonio Romano, Marco Bertini, Michele Bertoni, Graziana Federici, Salvatore Metrangolo, Giuseppe Parisi, Emanuele Tumino, Giampaolo Bresci, Luca Giacomelli, Sara Marceglia, Irene Bargellini 
World J Hepatol 7(1):33-39. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.33
Review of preoperative transarterial chemoembolization for resectable hepatocellular carcinoma 
Zhi-Hui Gao, Dou-Sheng Bai, Guo-Qing Jiang, Sheng-Jie Jin 
World J Hepatol 7(1):40-43. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.40
Adiponectin serum level in chronic hepatitis C infection and therapeutic profile 
Valentina Peta, Carlo Torti, Natasa Milic, Alfredo Focà, Ludovico Abenavoli 
World J Hepatol 7(1):44-52. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.44
Immune mechanisms of vaccine induced protection against chronic hepatitis C virus infection in chimpanzees 
Babs E Verstrepen, André Boonstra, Gerrit Koopman 
World J Hepatol 7(1):53-69. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.53
Surgical approach for hepatitis C virus-related hepatocellular carcinoma 
Junichi Shindoh, Masaji Hashimoto, Goro Watanabe 
World J Hepatol 7(1):70-77. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.70
Hepatitis C and kidney disease: An overview and approach to management 
Ahmad Najib Azmi, Soek-Siam Tan, Rosmawati Mohamed 
World J Hepatol 7(1):78-92. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.78
From minimal to maximal surgery in the treatment of hepatocarcinoma: A review 
Marcos Vinicius Perini, Graham Starkey, Michael A Fink, Ramesh Bhandari, Vijayaragavan Muralidharan, Robert Jones, Christopher Christophi 
World J Hepatol 7(1):93-100. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.93
Review
Role of radiotherapy in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: A systematic review 
Maria-Aggeliki Kalogeridi, Anna Zygogianni, George Kyrgias, John Kouvaris, Sofia Chatziioannou, Nikolaos Kelekis, Vassilis Kouloulias 
World J Hepatol 7(1):101-112. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.101
Minireviews
Clinical utility of complex mutations in the core promoter and proximal precore regions of the hepatitis B virus genome 
Young Min Park 
World J Hepatol 7(1):113-120. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.113
HBV and HIV co-infection: Impact on liver pathobiology and therapeutic approaches 
Mohammad Khalid Parvez 
World J Hepatol 7(1):121-126. Published online Jan 27, 2015. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v7.i1.121