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 Antibodies and liver transplantation by Prof. Vivian McAlister More >>
Robotic Hepatobiliary Surgery edited by Drs. Yuman Fong, Yanghee Woo and Pier C. Giulianotti More >>
Vol 6, No 1 (February 2017) and Vol 6, No 2 (April 2017): Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma edited... More >>

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Focused Issue on Nutrition, Gut Microbiome, and Liver Cancer More >>
Focused Issue on Colorectal Cancer Liver Metastasis More >>
Focused Issue on Imaging and HPB Surgery More >>

Original Article

Influence of the body mass index on postoperative outcome and long-term survival after pancreatic resections in patients with underlying malignancy
Philippa Seika, Fritz Klein, Uwe Pelzer, Johann Pratschke, Marcus Bahra, Thomas Malinka
Clinical validation of scoring systems of postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreatoduodenectomy: applicability to Eastern cohorts?
Jae Seung Kang, Taesung Park, Youngmin Han, Seungyeon Lee, Jae Ri Kim, Hongbeom Kim, Wooil Kwon, Sun-Whe Kim, Jin Seok Heo, Seong Ho Choi, Dong Wook Choi, Song Cheol Kim, Tae Ho Hong, Dong Sup Yoon, Joon Seong Park, Sang Jae Park, Sung-Sik Han, Sae-Byeol Choi, Joo Seop Kim, Chang-Sup Lim, Jin-Young Jang
Neoplastic polyps in gallbladder: a retrospective study to determine risk factors and treatment strategy for gallbladder polyps
Yongliang Sun, Zhiying Yang, Xu Lan, Haidong Tan

Special Issue: Antibodies and Liver Transplantation, Guest-Edited by Prof. Vivian McAlister

The impact of alloantibodies directed against the second donor on long-term outcomes of repeat liver transplantation
Qingyong Xu, Brad Shrum, Steve Leckie, Anton Skaro, Vivian C. McAlister
Bidirectional graft-host hematological traffic in liver transplantation
Hemant Sharma, Mauro E. Tun-Abraham, Vivian McAlister


Associating liver partition and portal vein ligation for staged hepatectomy (ALPPS) and its further developments in the last decade
Wan Yee Lau
Impact of sarcopenia on the progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: a frequently forgotten association
Andrew A. Li, Aijaz Ahmed, Donghee Kim
Diet quality and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
Parvin Mirmiran, Farshad Teymoori, Golaleh Asghari, Fereidoun Azizi
Robotic resection for posterosuperior liver lesions: is it really superior to laparoscopic resection?
Andrew K. Y. Fung, Kit-Fai Lee
Future is ready for swallowable sensors
Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh, Stephanie A. Ward
Paediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: a more complex disease than in the adulthood?
María Teresa Arias-Loste, Paula Iruzubieta, Javier Crespo
Impact of anatomical resection for hepatocellular carcinoma with microportal invasion (vp1)
Yifei Tan, Wei Zhang, Lunan Yan
Alcohol use in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver: a tangled web of causality
Danielle Brandman, Norah A. Terrault
Circadian enhancer profiling in diet-induced obese mice reveals a critical time window for lipid-lowering therapies
Henrik Oster
What will happen in patients with advanced nonalcoholic fatty liver disease?
Takefumi Kimura, Naoki Tanaka, Eiji Tanaka
Adult-derived human liver stem/progenitor cells as sensors of inflammation: a potential therapy for liver disorders
Soura Mardpour, Amir Ali Hamidieh
One checkpoint may hide another: inhibiting the TGFβ signaling pathway enhances immune checkpoint blockade
Aditi Gupta, Sadna Budhu, Taha Merghoub
Going with the gut: probiotics as a novel therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma
Alberto Nicoletti, Maurizio Pompili, Antonio Gasbarrini, Francesca R. Ponziani
The Chengdu system for recurrent hepatocellular carcinoma: A step in the right direction
Simon Erridge, Mikael H. Sodergren
Rising trends in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma incidence and mortality: getting at the root cause
Mustafa Raoof, Gagandeep Singh
Robotic distal pancreatectomy: can results overcome cost-effectiveness prejudices?
Fabrizio Di Benedetto, Roberto Ballarin, Paolo Magistri
Mortality from liver cirrhosis and HCC in the DAA era: success in viral control is darkened by raise of metabolic disease
Antonio Saviano, Thomas F. Baumert

Review Article

Histamine regulation of pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer: a review of recent findings
Taylor Francis, Allyson Graf, Kyle Hodges, Lindsey Kennedy, Laura Hargrove, Mattie Price, Kate Kearney, Heather Francis
Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma
Jerome Byam, John Renz, J. Michael Millis
Hilar cholangiocarcinoma: diagnosis, treatment options, and management
Kevin C. Soares, Ihab Kamel, David P. Cosgrove, Joseph M. Herman, Timothy M. Pawlik

Original Articles

Correlation between 3D-MRCP and intra-operative findings in right liver donors
Aly Ragab, Reyold I. Lopez-Soler, Aytekin Oto, Giuliano Testa
Diagnosis and treatment of hepatic angiomyolipoma
Shunda Du, Ying Li, Yilei Mao, Xinting Sang, Xin Lu, Wenze Wang, Qing Zhang, Huadan Xue, Xiaobo Yang, Shaohua Li, Tianyi Chi, Shouxian Zhong, Jiefu Huang
Liver transplantation in mainland China: the overview of CLTR 2011 annual scientific report
Haibo Wang, Wenshi Jiang, Zhiye Zhou, Jianyan Long, Wen Li, Sheung Tat Fan
Cytochrome P450 2E1 inhibition prevents hepatic carcinogenesis induced by diethylnitrosamine in alcohol-fed rats
Qinyuan Ye, Fuzhi Lian, Pollyanna R.G. Chavez, Jayong Chung, Wenhua Ling, Hua Qin, Helmut K. Seitz, Xiang-Dong Wang

Original Article

Inhibition of the liver expression of arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase increases the expression of angiogenic factors in cholangiocytes
Anastasia Renzi, Romina Mancinelli, Paolo Onori, Antonio Franchitto, Gianfranco Alpini, Shannon Glaser, Eugenio Gaudio

Review Article

Melatonin regulation of biliary functions
Shannon Glaser, Yuyan Han, Heather Francis, Gianfranco Alpini


Risk stratification for Hepatitis B treatment in the molecular age
Sanjay R. Mehta, Alexander Kuo

Original Articles

Cytochrome P450 2E1 inhibition prevents hepatic carcinogenesis induced by diethylnitrosamine in alcohol-fed rats
Qinyuan Ye, Fuzhi Lian, Pollyanna R.G. Chavez, Jayong Chung, Wenhua Ling, Hua Qin, Helmut K. Seitz, Xiang-Dong Wang
Effect of tomato extract supplementation against high-fat diet-induced hepatic lesions
Antonio J. Melendez-Martinez, Andre F. Nascimento, Yan Wang, Chun Liu, Yilei Mao, Xiang-Dong Wang

Review Articles on Liver Immunology: Part 2

Contribution of bone marrow-derived fibrocytes to liver fibrosis
Jun Xu, Min Cong, Tae Jun Park, David Scholten, David A. Brenner, Tatiana Kisseleva

Original Article on Fatty Liver Disease and Nutrient Intervention: Part 1

Inhibition of diethylnitrosamine-initiated alcohol-promoted hepatic inflammation and precancerous lesions by flavonoid luteolin is associated with increased sirtuin 1 activity in mice
Bruna Paola Murino Rafacho, Camilla Peach Stice, Chun Liu, Andrew S. Greenberg, Lynne M. Ausman, Xiang-Dong Wang

Original Article on Fatty Liver Disease and Nutrient Intervention: Part 2

DGAT1-deficiency affects the cellular distribution of hepatic retinoid and attenuates the progression of CCl4-induced liver fibrosis
Jason J. Yuen, Seung-Ah Lee, Hongfeng Jiang, Pierre-Jacques Brun, William S. Blaner

Review Article on Retinoid Biology: Part I

STRA6: role in cellular retinol uptake and efflux
Mary Kelly, Johannes von Lintig

Original Article on Retinoid Biology: Part I

Alcohol exposure in utero perturbs retinoid homeostasis in adult rats
Youn-Kyung Kim, Michael V. Zuccaro, Changqing Zhang, Dipak Sarkar, Loredana Quadro

Below are the latest Hepatobiliary Surgery and Nutrition articles published online ahead of print publication.


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Review Article

Letter to the Editor