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Role of α-amino-3-hydroxy-5-methyl-4-isoxazole-propionic acid receptor regulation in stress-induced pain chronification 
Sufang Liu, Feng Tao 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):1-3. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.1
Modern trends in animal venom research - omics and nanomaterials 
Yuri N Utkin 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):4-12. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.4
Biochemical strategies for the detection and detoxification of toxic chemicals in the environment 
Ferdinando Febbraio 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):13-20. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.13
Biochemical changes in the injured brain 
Seelora Sahu, Deb Sanjay Nag, Amlan Swain, Devi Prasad Samaddar 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):21-31. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.21
Retroviral integrase protein and intasome nucleoprotein complex structures 
Julia Grawenhoff, Alan N Engelman 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):32-44. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.32
Role of microRNAs in translation regulation and cancer 
Stefania Oliveto, Marilena Mancino, Nicola Manfrini, Stefano Biffo 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):45-56. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.45
Challenges in the chemotherapy of Chagas disease: Looking for possibilities related to the differences and similarities between the parasite and host 
Vitor Sueth-Santiago, Debora Decote-Ricardo, Alexandre Morrot, Celio Geraldo Freire-de-Lima, Marco Edilson Freire Lima 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):57-80. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.57
Use of thyroglobulin as a tumour marker 
Buddhike Sri Harsha Indrasena 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):81-85. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.81
Basic Study
L-carnitine protects C2C12 cells against mitochondrial superoxide overproduction and cell death 
Françoise Le Borgne, Gaétan Ravaut, Arnaud Bernard, Jean Demarquoy 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):86-94. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.86
Case Control Study
Device-associated infection rates, mortality, length of stay and bacterial resistance in intensive care units in Ecuador: International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium’s findings 
Estuardo Salgado Yepez, Maria M Bovera, Victor D Rosenthal, Hugo A González Flores, Leonardo Pazmiño, Francisco Valencia, Nelly Alquinga, Vanessa Ramirez, Edgar Jara, Miguel Lascano, Veronica Delgado, Cristian Cevallos, Gasdali Santacruz, Cristian Pelaéz, Celso Zaruma, Diego Barahona Pinto 
World J Biol Chem 8(1):95-101. Published online Feb 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i1.95