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Foreword
Developing a new gastroenterology with distinct Chinese features 
Lian-Sheng Ma, Bo-Rong Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):1-1. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.1
Prospects For The 21st Century
Clinical research of hepatocellular carcinoma in the 21st Century 
Zhao-You Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):2-3. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.2
Commentary
Acute liver failure: A progress report 
Bo-Rong Pan, Si-Feng Yang, Lian-Sheng Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):4-8. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.4
Experimental Papers
Expression of Span-21 and Ypan-21 in gastric cancer and subtypes of intestinal metaplasia 
Dian-Chun Fang, Wei-Wen Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):9-12. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.9
Immunohistochemical study of lactate dehydrogenase isoenzymes in gastric cancer 
Yu-Lin Song, Guang-Lin Yang, Yu-Ming Dong 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):13-17. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.13
Biological effects of types I and III collagens in human hepatocellular carcinoma tissue 
Yao-Jun Wang, Zi-Qin Sun, Jun-Ji Yu, Xing-Zhao Xu, Xia Zhang, Qi-Zhen Quan 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):18-20. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.18
Loss of heterozygosity at adenomatous polyposis coli, mutation in colorectal cancer and deleted in colorectal cancer genetic loci in colorectal cancers 
Dian-Chun Fang, Yuan-Hui Luo, Rong Lu, Wei-Wen Liu, Feng-Xuan Liu, Zhi-Yong Liang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):21-24. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.21
The changes of antral endocrine cells in Helicobacter pylori infection 
Ji-Yao Yu, Jia-Ling Wang, Li Yao, Ji-Yi Zheng, Ming Hu 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):25-26. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.25
Clinical Articles
Substance P, vasoactive intestinal peptide, and leu-enkephalin in plasma and gastric juice of patients with precancerous lesions and gastric cancer 
Chang-Tai Xu, Bo-Rong Pan, Yu-Min Wang, Rui-Ying Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):27-29. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.27
Gastroendoscopic biopsy diagnosis of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma 
Xiao-Long Ji, You-Quan Cheng, Shu-Qing Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):30-32. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.30
Evaluation of the serum alpha-fetoprotein-reactive-lentil-lectin in the diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Bai-He Zhang, Meng-Chao Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):33-36. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.33
Genesis and distribution of motilin in the human fetus 
Yu-Xin Huang, Cai-Fu Xu, Hong Liao, Qing-Li Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):37-40. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.37
Influence of Helicobacter pylori on the gastric mucosal barrier 
Cai-Pu Xu, Xian-Yong Gui, Wei-Wen Liu, Zhen-Hua Wang, Shao-Wu Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):41-42. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.41
Prognostic value of silver-stained nucleolar organizer regions in colorectal carcinoma 
Zheng-Fen Zhou, Shi-Zhen Yuan 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):43-47. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.43
Domperidone improves gallbladder emptying function in patients with irritable bowel syndrome 
Shi-Zhu Chen, Xu-Chung Chen, Wan-Xi Liu, Zhang-Shan Yang, Xiao-Ling Guo 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):48-51. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.48
Review
Clinical application of 5-HTa-3R antagonist tropisetron in chemotherapy patients 
Chang-Tai Xu, Bo-Rong Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):52-57. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.52
Case Reports
Caliber persistent artery of the stomach: An unrecognized cause of massive gastric hemorrhage 
Tu-Xing Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):58-60. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.58
Esophageal Crohn's disease: A case report 
Guo-Hang Yu, Zheng-Gao Su, Jiang Zou, Yuan-Ben Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):60-61. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.60
Rectal Bleeding caused by Haemadipsa japonica: First case report in China 
Ji-Tuan Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 1(1):62-62. Published online Oct 1, 1995. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v1.i1.62