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Review
Pancreatic cancer: Are "liquid biopsies" ready for prime-time?  
Alexandra R Lewis, Juan W Valle, Mairead G McNamara
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7175-7185. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7175
Modulation of microbiota as treatment for intestinal inflammatory disorders: An uptodate  
Antonella Gallo, Giovanna Passaro, Antonio Gasbarrini, Raffaele Landolfi, Massimo Montalto
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7186-7202. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7186
Changes in cellular mechanical properties during onset or progression of colorectal cancer  
Gabriele Ciasca, Massimiliano Papi, Eleonora Minelli, Valentina Palmieri, Marco De Spirito
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7203-7214. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7203
Multisciplinary management of patients with liver metastasis from colorectal cancer  
Kathleen De Greef, Christian Rolfo, Antonio Russo, Thiery Chapelle, Giuseppe Bronte, Francesco Passiglia, Andreia Coelho, Konstantinos Papadimitriou, Marc Peeters
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7215-7225. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7215
Integrated approach to colorectal anastomotic leakage: Communication, infection and healing disturbances  
Cloë L Sparreboom, Zhou-Qiao Wu, Jia-Fu Ji, Johan F Lange
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7226-7235. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7226
Transient elastography (FibroScan®) with controlled attenuation parameter in the assessment of liver steatosis and fibrosis in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease - Where do we stand?  
Ivana Mikolasevic, Lidija Orlic, Neven Franjic, Goran Hauser, Davor Stimac, Sandra Milic
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7236-7251. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7236
Supportive therapies for prevention of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence and preservation of liver function  
Taro Takami, Takahiro Yamasaki, Issei Saeki, Toshihiko Matsumoto, Yutaka Suehiro, Isao Sakaida
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7252-7263. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7252
Current hepatitis B virus infection situation in Indonesia and its genetic diversity  
Maria Inge Lusida, Juniastuti, Yoshihiko Yano
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7264-7274. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7264
Perspectives on the combination of radiotherapy and targeted therapy with DNA repair inhibitors in the treatment of pancreatic cancer  
Shih-Hung Yang, Ting-Chun Kuo, Hsu Wu, Jhe-Cyuan Guo, Chiun Hsu, Chih-Hung Hsu, Yu-Wen Tien, Kun-Huei Yeh, Ann-Lii Cheng, Sung-Hsin Kuo
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7275-7288. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7275
Management of hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombosis: Review and update at 2016  
Stephen L Chan, Charing CN Chong, Anthony WH Chan, Darren MC Poon, Kenneth SH Chok
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7289-7300. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7289
Pancreatic cancer: Open or minimally invasive surgery?  
Yu-Hua Zhang, Cheng-Wu Zhang, Zhi-Ming Hu, De-Fei Hong
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7301-7310. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7301
Minireviews
Technical advances in external radiotherapy for hepatocellular carcinoma  
Shin-Hyung Park, Jae-Chul Kim, Min Kyu Kang
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7311-7321. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7311
Basic Study
Protein and gene expression characteristics of heterogeneous nuclear ribonucleoprotein H1 in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma  
Yu-Lin Sun, Fei Liu, Fang Liu, Xiao-Hang Zhao
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7322-7331. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7322
Effects of sleeve gastrectomy with jejuno-jejunal or jejuno-ileal loop on glycolipid metabolism in diabetic rats  
Ming-Wei Zhong, Shao-Zhuang Liu, Guang-Yong Zhang, Xiang Zhang, San-Yuan Hu
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7332-7341. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7332
Synergistic anticancer effect of exogenous wild-type p53 gene combined with 5-FU in human colon cancer resistant to 5-FU in vivo  
Qi Xie, Min-Yi Wu, Ding-Xuan Zhang, Yi-Ming Yang, Bao-Shuai Wang, Jing Zhang, Jin Xu, Wei-De Zhong, Jia-Ni Hu
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7342-7352. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7342
Effects of different diets on intestinal microbiota and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease development  
Jian-Ping Liu, Wen-Li Zou, Shui-Jiao Chen, Hong-Yun Wei, Ya-Ni Yin, Yi-You Zou, Fang-Gen Lu
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7353-7364. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7353
Observational Study
Prevalence of colorectal neoplasms in young, average risk individuals: A turning tide between East and West  
Ari Leshno, Menachem Moshkowitz, Maayan David, Lior Galazan, Alfred I Neugut, Nadir Arber, Erwin Santo
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7365-7372. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7365
Randomized Controlled Trial
Carbon dioxide insufflation in esophageal endoscopic submucosal dissection reduces mediastinal emphysema: A randomized, double-blind, controlled trial  
Yuki Maeda, Dai Hirasawa, Naotaka Fujita, Tetsuya Ohira, Yoshihiro Harada, Taku Yamagata, Yoshiki Koike, Kenjirou Suzuki
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7373-7382. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7373
Case Report
Does massive intraabdominal free gas require surgical intervention?  
Tadashi Furihata, Makoto Furihata, Kunibumi Ishikawa, Masato Kosaka, Naoki Satoh, Keiichi Kubota
World J Gastroenterol 22(32):7383-7388. Published online Aug 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i32.7383