SnapShot: Hepatocellular carcinoma

Cancer Cell. 2014 Apr 14;25(4):550.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.ccr.2014.04.002.


Hepatocellular carcinoma is the sixth most common cancer globally and the second most lethal cancer worldwide. This SnapShot depicts the molecular and morphological features of this heterogeneous disease, as well as outlines associated prognostic factors, current and emerging therapies, and challenges ahead.

MeSH terms

  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / pathology*
  • Carcinoma, Hepatocellular / therapy
  • Disease Progression
  • Humans
  • Liver Neoplasms / pathology*
  • Liver Neoplasms / therapy
  • Prognosis