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Review
PI3K/SHIP2/PTEN pathway in cell polarity and hepatitis C virus pathogenesis 
Aline Awad, Ama Gassama-Diagne 
World J Hepatol 9(1):18-29. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.18
Minireviews
Drug-induced liver injury: Towards early prediction and risk stratification 
Emanuel Raschi, Fabrizio De Ponti 
World J Hepatol 9(1):30-37. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.30
Basic Study
Ultrasound shear wave elastography and liver fibrosis: A Prospective Multicenter Study 
Joyce Anyona Sande, Suleman Verjee, Sudhir Vinayak, Farin Amersi, Munir Ghesani 
World J Hepatol 9(1):38-47. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.38
Retrospective Study
Efficacy and safety of tenofovir in chronic hepatitis B: Australian real world experience 
Grace C Lovett, Tin Nguyen, David M Iser, Jacinta A Holmes, Robert Chen, Barbara Demediuk, Gideon Shaw, Sally J Bell, Paul V Desmond, Alexander J Thompson 
World J Hepatol 9(1):48-56. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.48
Clinical usefulness of ursodeoxycholic acid for Japanese patients with autoimmune hepatitis 
Yuichi Torisu, Masanori Nakano, Keiko Takano, Ryo Nakagawa, Chisato Saeki, Atsushi Hokari, Tomohisa Ishikawa, Masayuki Saruta, Mikio Zeniya 
World J Hepatol 9(1):57-63. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.57
Prospective Study
Shear wave elastography in hepatitis C patients before and after antiviral therapy 
Toshikuni Suda, Osamu Okawa, Rion Masaoka, Yoshinori Gyotoku, Naohiko Tokutomi, Yasumi Katayama, Masaya Tamano 
World J Hepatol 9(1):64-68. Published online Jan 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i1.64