Alteration of the esophageal microbiota in Barrett's esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma
Jing Lv, He-Ping Zhao, Ji-Han Wang, Department of Clinical Laboratory, Honghui Hospital, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710054, Shaanxi Province, China
Lei Guo, Ji-Jun Liu, Department of Spinal Surgery, Honghui Hospital, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710054, Shaanxi Province, China
Jun Zhang, Department of Gastroenterology, Second Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi'an 710004, Shaanxi Province, China
Author contributions: Lv J and Guo L searched and reviewed published articles and wrote the manuscript; Liu JJ and Zhao HP conducted online data searches, critically reviewed the article and made revisions to the manuscript; Wang JH and Zhang J made substantial contributions to the conception and design of the study and approved the final version of the article to be published.
Supported by: the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81702067; Shaanxi Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 2018JQ8029; and Shaanxi Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 2017JQ8041.
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Corresponding author: Ji-Han Wang, PhD, Doctor, Department of Clinical Laboratory, Honghui Hospital, Xi'an Jiaotong University, No.555 You Yi Dong Road, Xi'an 710054, Shaanxi Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: February 12, 2019
Peer-review started: February 14, 2019
First decision: March 20, 2019
Revised: March 27, 2019
Accepted: April 10, 2019
Article in press: April 11, 2019
Published online: May 14, 2019