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Editorial
Common therapeutic target for both cancer and obesity 
Yie-Hwa Chang 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):102-107. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.102
Review
Endocrine disrupting chemicals in mixture and obesity, diabetes and related metabolic disorders 
Brigitte Le Magueresse-Battistoni, Emmanuel Labaronne, Hubert Vidal, Danielle Naville 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):108-119. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.108
Minireviews
Role of pro- and anti-inflammatory phenomena in the physiopathology of type 2 diabetes and obesity 
Luciano Pirola, José Candido Ferraz 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):120-128. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.120
Immunological aspects of age-related diseases 
Ken-ichi Isobe, Naomi Nishio, Tadao Hasegawa 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):129-137. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.129
Basic Study
Identification of neuron selective androgen receptor inhibitors 
Maya Otto-Duessel, Ben Yi Tew, Steven Vonderfecht, Roger Moore, Jeremy O Jones 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):138-150. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.138
B-1 cells modulate the murine macrophage response to Leishmania major infection 
Angelica F Arcanjo, Marise P Nunes, Elias B Silva-Junior, Monique Leandro, Juliana Dutra Barbosa da Rocha, Alexandre Morrot, Debora Decote-Ricardo, Celio Geraldo Freire-de-Lima 
World J Biol Chem 8(2):151-162. Published online May 26, 2017. doi: 10.4331/wjbc.v8.i2.151