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Open-Access Journal
Is laparoscopic hepatectomy superior to open hepatectomy for hepatocellular carcinoma? 
Jian-Hong Zhong, Ning-Fu Peng, Jian-Hong Gu, Ming-Hua Zheng, Le-Qun Li 
World J Hepatol 9(4):167-170. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.167
Hepatic Kaposi sarcoma: A case report and review of the literature 
Brett Van Leer-Greenberg, Abhisake Kole, Saurabh Chawla 
World J Hepatol 9(4):171-179. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.171
Interferon-free regimens in patients with hepatitis C infection and renal dysfunction or kidney transplantation 
Evangelos Cholongitas, Chrysoula Pipili, George V Papatheodoridis 
World J Hepatol 9(4):180-190. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.180
Basic Study
Regulation of hepatic microRNA expression by hepatocyte nuclear factor 4 alpha 
Hong Lu, Xiaohong Lei, Jerry Liu, Curtis Klaassen 
World J Hepatol 9(4):191-208. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.191
Antioxidant effects of aqueous extract of Salep on Paraquat-induced rat liver injury 
Shekoufeh Atashpour, Hossein Kargar Jahromi, Zahra Kargar Jahromi, Sanaz Zarei 
World J Hepatol 9(4):209-216. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.209
Clinical Trials Study
Phase 3 trial of first generation protease inhibitor therapy for hepatitis C virus/human immunodeficiency virus coinfection 
Kenneth E Sherman, Minhee Kang, Richard Sterling, Triin Umbleja, Kristen Marks, Jennifer J Kiser, Beverly Alston-Smith, Wayne Greaves, Adeel A Butt, the ACTG 5294 BIRTH Study Team 
World J Hepatol 9(4):217-223. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.217
Letters To The Editor
Robotic liver surgery is the optimal approach as bridge to transplantation 
Paolo Magistri, Giuseppe Tarantino, Roberto Ballarin, Andrea Coratti, Fabrizio Di Benedetto 
World J Hepatol 9(4):224-226. Published online Feb 8, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i4.224