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Esophageal Cancer
Alterations in expression, proteolysis and intracellular localizations of clusterin in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma 
Hong-Zhi He, Zhen-Mei Song, Kun Wang, Liang-Hong Teng, Fang Liu, You-Sheng Mao, Ning Lu, Shang-Zhong Zhang, Min Wu, Xiao-Hang Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1387-1391. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1387
Gastric Cancer
Effects of c9,t11-conjugated linoleic acid on adhesion of human gastric carcinoma cell line SGC-7901 
Bing-Qing Chen, Yan-Mei Yang, Qi Wang, Yan-Hui Gao, Jia-Ren Liu, Jing-Shu Zhang, Xuan-Lin Wang, Rui-Hai Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1392-1396. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1392
Liver Cancer
Diagnosis and surgical treatments of hepatocellular carcinoma with tumor thrombosis in bile duct: Experience of 34 patients 
Lun-Xiu Qin, Zeng-Chen Ma, Zhi-Quan Wu, Jia Fan, Xin-Da Zhou, Hui-Chuan Sun, Qing-Hai Ye, Lu Wang, Zhao-You Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1397-1401. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1397
Construction of human liver cancer vascular endothelium cDNA expression library and screening of the endothelium-associated antigen genes 
Xing Zhong, Yu-Liang Ran, Jin-Ning Lou, Dong Hu, Long Yu, Yu-Shan Zhang, Zhuan Zhou, Zhi-Hua Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1402-1408. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1402
Effects of endostatin-vascular endothelial growth inhibitor chimeric recombinant adenoviruses on antiangiogenesis 
Xin Pan, Yong Wang, Min Zhang, Wei Pan, Zhong-Tian Qi, Guang-Wen Cao 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1409-1414. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1409
Changes of tumor microcirculation after transcatheter arterial chemoembolization: First pass perfusion MR imaging and Chinese ink casting in a rabbit model 
Jun-Gong Zhao, Gan-Sheng Feng, Xiang-Quan Kong, Xin Li, Ming-Hua Li, Ying-Sheng Cheng 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1415-1420. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1415
Expression of angiostatin cDNA in human hepatocellular carcinoma cell line SMMC-7721 and its effect on implanted carcinoma in nude mice 
Kai-Shan Tao, Ke-Feng Dou, Xing-An Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1421-1424. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1421
Expression and altered subcellular localization of the cyclin-dependent kinase inhibitor p27Kip1 in hepatocellular carcinoma 
Ke-Jun Nan, Zhao Jing, Ling Gong 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1425-1430. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1425
Colorectal Cancer
Loss of heterozygosity on hromosome 1 in sporadic colorectal carcinoma 
Chong-Zhi Zhou, Guo-Qiang Qiu, Fang Zhang, Lin He, Zhi-Hai Peng 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1431-1435. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1431
Viral Hepatitis
Effect of Hejie decoction on T cell immune state of chronic hepatitis B patients 
Shi-Jun Zhang, Ze-Xiong Chen, Shao-Xian Lao, Bi-Jun Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1436-1439. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1436
Basic Research
Differential expression of cholangiocyte and ileal bile acid transporters following bile acid supplementation and depletion 
N. Sertac Kip, Konstantinos N. Lazaridis, Anatoliy I. Masyuk, Patrick L. Splinter, Robert C. Huebert, Nicholas F. LaRusso 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1440-1446. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1440
Transcriptional regulation of human α1(I) procollagen gene in dermal fibroblasts 
Chun-Fang Gao, Hao Wang, Ai-Hua Wang, Wei-Dong Wan, Yan-Aan Wu, Xian-Tao Kong 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1447-1451. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1447
In vitro cultivation of human fetal pancreatic ductal stem cells and their differentiation into insulin-producing cells 
Zhong-Xiang Yao, Mao-Lin Qin, Jian-Jun Liu, Xing-Shu Chen, De-Shan Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1452-1456. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1452
Immune tolerance in pancreatic islet xenotransplantation 
Tian-Hua Tang, Chun-Lin Li, Xin Li, Feng-Qin Jiang, Yu-Kun Zhang, Hai-Quan Ren, Shan-Shan Su, Guo-Sheng Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1457-1461. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1457
Establishment and characterization of human hepatocellular carcinoma cell line FHCC-98 
Chao-Yang Lou, Ying-Ming Feng, Ai-Rong Qian, Yu Li, Hao Tang, Peng Shang, Zhi-Nan Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1462-1465. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1462
Overexpression of annexin 1 in pancreatic cancer and its clinical significance 
Xiao-Feng Bai, Xiao-Guang Ni, Ping Zhao, Shang-Mei Liu, Hui-Xin Wang, Bing Guo, Lan-Ping Zhou, Fang Liu, Jin-Sheng Zhang, Kun Wang, Yong-Qiang Xie, Yong-Fu Shao, Xiao-Hang Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1466-1470. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1466
Mesenteric artery remodeling and effects of imidapril and irbesartan on it in spontaneously hypertensive rats 
Zhong-Sheng Zhu, Jin-Ming Wang, Shao-Liang Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1471-1475. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1471
Signal pathways involved in emodin-induced contraction of smooth muscle cells from rat colon 
Tao Ma, Qing-Hui Qi, Jian Xu, Zuo-Liang Dong, Wen-Xiu Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1476-1479. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1476
Characterization and enrichment of hepatic progenitor cells in adult rat liver 
Ai-Lan Qin, Xia-Qiu Zhou, Wei Zhang, Hong Yu, Qin Xie 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1480-1486. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1480
Influence of serum collected from rat perfused with compound Biejiaruangan drug on hepatic stellate cells 
Shun-Gen Guo, Wei Zhang, Tao Jiang, Min Dai, Lu-Fen Zhang, Yi-Chun Meng, Li-Yun Zhao, Jian-Zhao Niu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1487-1494. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1487
Synthesis of ribozyme against vascular endothelial growth factor165 and its biological activity in vitro 
Zhong-Ping Gu, Yun-Jie Wang, Yu Wu, Jin-Ge Li, Nong-An Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1495-1498. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1495
Auxiliary en-bloc liver-small bowel transplantation with partial pancreas preservation in pigs 
Zhen-Yu Yin, Xiao-Dong Ni, Feng Jiang, Ning Li, You-Sheng Li, Xiao-Ming Wang, Jie-Shou Li 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1499-1503. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1499
Clinical Research
Biochemical and radiological predictors of malignant biliary strictures 
Ibrahim A. Al-Mofleh, Abdulrahman M. Aljebreen, Saleh M. Al-Amri, Rashed S. Al-Rashed, Faleh Z. Al-Faleh, Hussein M. Al-Freihi, Ayman A. Abdo, Arthur C. Isnani 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1504-1507. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1504
Polymorphisms at cholesterol 7α-hydroxylase, apolipoproteins B and E and low density lipoprotein receptor genes in patients with gallbladder stone disease 
Zhao-Yan Jiang, Tian-Quan Han, Guang-Jun Suo, Dian-Xu Feng, Sheng Chen, Xing-Xing Cai, Zhi-Hong Jiang, Jun Shang, Yi Zhang, Yu Jiang, Sheng-Dao Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1508-1512. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1508
Different therapy for different types of ulcerative colitis in China 
Xue-Liang Jiang, Hui-Fei Cui 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1513-1520. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1513
Effects of probiotic on intestinal mucosa of patients with ulcerative colitis 
Hai-Hong Cui, Cun-Long Chen, Ji-De Wang, Yu-Jie Yang, Yong Cun, Jin-Bao Wu, Yu-Hu Liu, Han-Lei Dan, Yan-Ting Jian, Xue-Qing Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1521-1525. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1521
Brief Reports
Rat liver transplantation without preservation of “phrenic ring” using double cuff method 
Yong Jiang, Yu-Dong Qiu, Xiao-Ping Gu, Xin-Hua Zhu, Yi-Tao Ding 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1526-1527. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1526
mRNA expression profiling reveals a role of Helicobacter pylori vacuolating toxin in escaping host defense 
Jian-Ping Yuan, Tao Li, Zhen-Hong Li, Gui-Zhen Yang, Bao-Yu Hu, Xiao-Dong Shi, Tie-Liu Shi, Shan-Qing Tong, Xiao-Kui Guo 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1528-1532. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1528
Effect of c-myc, Ki-67, MMP-2 and VEGF expression on prognosis of hepatocellular carcinoma patients undergoing tumor resection 
Jun Cui, Bao-Wei Dong, Ping Liang, Xiao-Ling Yu, De-Jiang Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1533-1536. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1533
Effects of bile reflux and intragastric microflora changes on lesions of remnant gastric mucosa after gastric operation 
Chao Zhang, Zhan-Kui Liu, Pei-Wu Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(10):1537-1539. Published online May 15, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i10.1537