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Basic Study
Performance of cold-preserved rat liver Microorgans as the biological component of a simplified prototype model of bioartificial liver 
María Dolores Pizarro, María Gabriela Mediavilla, Alejandra Beatriz Quintana, Ángel Luis Scandizzi, Joaquín Valentín Rodriguez, María Eugenia Mamprin 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1442-1451. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1442
Case Control Study
Pancreatic hyperechogenicity associated with hypoadiponectinemia and insulin resistance: A Japanese population study 
Naohiko Makino, Nakao Shirahata, Teiichiro Honda, Yoshiaki Ando, Akiko Matsuda, Yushi Ikeda, Miho Ito, Yuko Nishise, Takafumi Saito, Yoshiyuki Ueno, Sumio Kawata 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1452-1458. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1452
Observational Study
Neglected features of lifestyle: Their relevance in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease 
Francesca M Trovato, Giuseppe Fabio Martines, Daniela Brischetto, Guglielmo Trovato, Daniela Catalano 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1459-1465. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1459
Prospective Study
Can platelet count/spleen diameter ratio be used for cirrhotic children to predict esophageal varices? 
Oya Balci Sezer, Deniz Çelik, Nihal Tutar, Figen Özçay 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1466-1470. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1466
Elevation of serum urokinase plasminogen activator receptor and liver stiffness in postoperative biliary atresia 
Wanvisa Udomsinprasert, Sittisak Honsawek, Napaphat Jirathanathornnukul, Voranush Chongsrisawat, Yong Poovorawan 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1471-1477. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1471
Systematic Reviews
Bibliometric analysis of top 100 cited articles in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease research 
Tong-Shuo Zhang, Hua-Lei Qin, Tong Wang, Hai-Tao Li, Hai Li, Shi-Hai Xia, Xiao-Hui Xiang 
World J Hepatol 8(33):1478-1488. Published online Nov 28, 2016. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v8.i33.1478