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Vol 6, No 1 (February 2017) and Vol 6, No 2 (April 2017): Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma edited... More >>
Vol 5, No 6 (December 2016): Milan Criteria by Dr. J. Michael Millis More >>
Vol 5, No 5 (October 2016) and Vol 5, No 6 (December 2016): Liver Transplantation for... More >>

Review Article on Robotic Hepatobiliary Surgery

Use of robotics in liver donor right hepatectomy
Po-Da Chen, Chao-Yin Wu, Yao-Ming Wu
Early recovery pathway for hepatectomy: data-driven liver resection care and recovery
Susanne G. Warner, Zeljka Jutric, Liana Nisimova, Yuman Fong

How We Do It on Robotic Hepatobiliary Surgery

Robotic transduodenal excision of ampullary tumour
Francis C. H. Wong, Eric C. H. Lai, Daniel T. M. Chung, Chung Ngai Tang

Original Article on Nutrition

Changes in dietary patterns and body composition within 12 months of liver transplantation
Simone M. McCoy, Katrina L. Campbell, Annie-Claude M. Lassemillante, Matthew P. Wallen, Jonathan Fawcett, Maree Jarrett, Graeme A. Macdonald, Ingrid J. Hickman


Appropriate surgical therapy for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma beyond Milan criteria
Kwang Yeol Paik
Expanding the boundaries of Milan
Catherine Garcia, Luis F. Acosta, Roberto Gedaly
Liver transplantation for the solitary intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma less than 2 cm in diameter
Nobuhisa Akamatsu, Yoshihiro Sakamoto, Kiyoshi Hasegawa
Should we expand liver transplant criteria to cirrhotic patients with intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma?
Henrik Petrowsky
Expanding transplantation of patients with a liver cancer without harming allocation: a priority in the era of scarce donation
Massimo Colombo, Guido Torzilli
Searching the ideal hepatocellular carcinoma patient for liver transplantation: are the Toronto criteria a step in the right direction?
Falk Rauchfuß, Felix Dondorf, René Fahrner, Hans-Michael Tautenhahn, Michael Ardelt, Utz Settmacher
Patient-derived xenografts, a multi-faceted in vivo model enlightening research on rare liver cancer biology
Massimo Moro, Michela Casanova, Luca Roz
Avatars to personalized medicine: of mice and men
Matthias Ilmer, Michael Berger
Clinical patterns of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD): a multicenter prospective study
Claudia P. Oliveira, José Tadeu Stefano, Flair José Carrilho
NAFLD—which patients should have hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance?
Zeynep C. Elcioglu, Helen L. Reeves
Laparoscopic liver resection in the treatment of HCC with liver cirrhosis: would it provide superiority to conventional open hepatectomy?
Yuichiro Otsuka, Hironori Kaneko
Implementing genetic screening for the management of hepatic disease
Brittany Dewdney, Lionel Hebbard

Images in Clinical Medicine

Acute on chronic pancreatitis in a young female
Pavan Kumar, Saket Kumar, Abhijit Chandra

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.

Original Article

Review Article

Case Report

How We Do It