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Maintaining cholesterol homeostasis: Sterol regulatory element-binding proteins 
Lutz W. Weber, Meinrad Boll, Andreas Stampfl 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3081-3087. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3081
CDH1 germline mutation in hereditary gastric carcinoma 
Hai-Dan Wang, Jun Ren, Lian Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3088-3093. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3088
Gastric Cancer
Expression of survivin in primary and metastatic gastric cancer cells obtained by laser capture microdissection 
Zhen-Ning Wang, Hui-Mian Xu, Li Jiang, Xin Zhou, Chong Lu, Xue Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3094-3098. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3094
Liver Cancer
Interferon plus ribavirin and interferon alone in preventing hepatocellular carcinoma: A prospective study on patients with HCV related cirrhosis 
Azzaroli Francesco, Accogli Esterita, Nigro Giovanni, Trerè Davide, Giovanelli Silvia, Miracolo Anna, Lodato Francesca, Montagnani Marco, Tamé Mariarosa, Colecchia Antonio, Mwangemi Constance, Festi Davide, Roda Enrico, Derenzini Massimo, Mazzella Giuseppe 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3099-3102. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3099
Transfection of p27kip1 enhances radiosensitivity induced by 60Co γ-irradiation in hepatocellular carcinoma HepG2 cell line 
Xiao-Xiang Guan, Long-Bang Chen, Gui-Xia Ding, Wei De, Ai-Hua Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3103-3106. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3103
Nude mice model of human hepatocellular carcinoma via orthotopic implantation of histologically intact tissue 
Yong-Shun Gao, Xiao-Ping Chen, Kai-Yan Li, Zai-De Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3107-3111. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3107
Experimental and clinical assessment of percutaneous hepatic quantified ethanol injection in treatment of hepatic carcinoma 
Li-Wu Lin, Xue-Ying Lin, Yi-Mi He, Shang-Da Gao, En-Sheng Xue, Xiao-Dong Lin, Li-Yun Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3112-3117. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3112
Multi-phasic CT arterial portography and CT hepatic arteriography improving the accuracy of liver cancer detection 
Li Li, Li-Zhi Liu, Zhuan-Miao Xie, Yun-Xian Mo, Lie Zheng, Chao-Mei Ruan, Lin Chen, Pei-Hong Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3118-3121. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3118
Colorectal Cancer
Induction of HSF1 expression is associated with sporadic colorectal cancer 
Hui Cen, Shu Zheng, Yong-Ming Fang, Xiao-Ping Tang, Qi Dong 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3122-3126. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3122
An integrated approach to the detection of colorectal cancer utilizing proteomics and bioinformatics 
Jie-Kai Yu, Yi-Ding Chen, Shu Zheng 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3127-3131. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3127
Viral Hepatitis
A novel hepatitis B virus genotyping system by using restriction fragment length polymorphism patterns of S gene amplicons 
Guo-Bing Zeng, Shu-Juan Wen, Zhan-Hui Wang, Li Yan, Jian Sun, Jin-Lin Hou 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3132-3136. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3132
Antigenic and immunogenic changes due to mutation of s gene of HBV 
Jun-Hui Ge, Hui-Min Liu, Jing Sun, Le-Zhi Zhang, Jin He, Yu-Li Li, Hong Liu, Yi Xu, Hong-Yu Yu, Yi-Ping Hu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3137-3140. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3137
Replication and gene expression of mutant hepatitis B virus in a transgenic mouse containing the complete viral genome with mutant s gene 
Jun-Hui Ge, Le-Zhi Zhang, Jian-Xiu Li, Hong Liu, Hui-Min Liu, Jin He, Yu-Cheng Yao, Yong-Ji Yang, Hong-Yu Yu, Yi-Ping Hu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3141-3145. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3141
H Pylori
Possibility of non-invasive diagnosis of gastric mucosal precancerous changes 
Victor D. Pasechnikov, Sergey Z. Chukov, Sergey M. Kotelevets, Alexander N. Mostovov, Varvara P. Mernova, Maria B. Polyakova 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3146-3150. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3146
Basic Research
Role of soluble Fas ligand in autoimmune diseases 
Ning-Li Li, Hong Nie, Qi-Wen Yu, Ji-Ying Zhang, An-Lun Ma, Bai-Hua Shen, Li Wang, Jun Bai, Xue-Hua Chen, Tong Zhou, Dong-Qing Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3151-3156. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3151
Safe time to warm ischemia and posttransplant survival of liver graft from non-heart-beating donors 
Xiao-Shun He, Yi Ma, Lin-Wei Wu, Wei-Qiang Ju, Jin-Lang Wu, Rui-De Hu, Gui-Hua Chen, Jie-Fu Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3157-3160. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3157
Protective effects of tumor necrosis factor α antibody and ulinastatin on liver ischemic reperfusion in rats 
Yan-Ling Yang, Ji-Peng Li, Xiao-Ping Xu, Ke-Feng Dou, Shu-Qiang Yue, Kai-Zong Li 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3161-3164. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3161
Oral and nasal administration of chicken type II collagen suppresses adjuvant arthritis in rats with intestinal lesions induced by meloxicam 
Yong-Qiu Zheng, Wei Wei, Yu-Xian Shen, Min Dai, Li-Hua Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3165-3170. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3165
Clinical Research
Expansion of endothelial surface by an increase of vessel diameter during tumor angiogenesis in experimental hepatocellular and pancreatic cancer 
Eduard Ryschich, Eduard Schmidt, Sasa-Marcel Maksan, Ernst Klar, Jan Schmidt 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3171-3174. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3171
Biliary drainage after laparoscopic choledochotomy 
Qi Wei, Hong-Jie Hu, Xiao-Yan Cai, Li-Bo Li, Guan-Yu Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3175-3178. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3175
Brief Reports
Lack of association between seroprevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection and primary biliary cirrhosis 
Marilena Durazzo, Floriano Rosina, Alberto Premoli, Enrico Morello, Sharmila Fagoonee, Rosaria Innarella, Enrico Solerio, Rinaldo Pellicano, Mario Rizzetto 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3179-3181. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3179
Pathological characteristics of gastric leiomyoblastoma 
Xiao-Feng Huang, Chun-Mei Wang, Bo-Rong Pan, Xiao-Wen Dai, Li Fang, Jia-Ji Yang, Hua Yu, Jun Ren 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3182-3184. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3182
Changes of cytosolic [Ca2+]i in neutrophils in pancreatic microcirculation of rats with caerulein-induced acute pancreatitis under fluid shear stress 
Zong-Guang Zhou, You-Qin Chen, Xu-Bao Liu, Wei-Ming Hu, Bo-Le Tian, Huai-Qing Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3185-3187. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3185
Expression of human augmenter of liver regeneration in pichia pastoris yeast and its bioactivity in vitro 
Qi Liu, Hui-Feng Yu, Hang Sun, Hua-Feng Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3188-3190. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3188
Photocatalytic killing effect of TiO2 nanoparticles on Ls-174-t human colon carcinoma cells 
Ai-Ping Zhang, Yan-Ping Sun 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3191-3193. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3191
Gene expression profiling in Barrett’s esophagus and cardia intestinal metaplasia: A comparative analysis using cDNA microarray 
Ying Chang, Jun Gong, Bin Liu, Jun Zhang, Fei Dai 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3194-3196. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3194
Antitumor immunity induced by DNA vaccine encoding alpha-fetoprotein/heat shock protein 70 
Xiao-Ping Wang, Guo-Zhen Liu, Ai-Li Song, Hai-Yan Li, Yu Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3197-3200. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3197
Apoptosis pathway of liver cells in chronic hepatitis 
Nai-Ling Chen, Ling Bai, Lin Li, Pei-Lan Chen, Chang Zhang, Chao-Ying Liu, Tao Deng, Hao Chen, Ke-Ming Jia, Zhen-Qiu Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3201-3204. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3201
Cloning and sequence analysis of gene oipA encoding an outer membrane protein of human Helicobacter pylori 
Dao-Rong Chen, Ai-Long Huang, Xiao-Hong Tao, Pi-Long Wang, Zheng Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3205-3207. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3205
Effect of hepatic glucose production on acute insulin resistance induced by lipid-infusion in awake rats 
Ling Li, Gang-Yi Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3208-3211. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3208
Chronic gastritis rat model and role of inducing factors 
Zun Xiang, Jian-Min Si, Huai-De Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3212-3214. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3212
Effect of hepatitis B immunoglobulin on interruption of HBV intrauterine infection 
Xiao-Mao Li, Min-Feng Shi, Yue-Bo Yang, Zhong-Jie Shi, Hong-Ying Hou, Hui-Min Shen, Ben-Qi Teng 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3215-3217. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3215
Mad2 and p27 expression profiles in colorectal cancer and its clinical significance 
Gang-Qiang Li, Hong-Fu Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3218-3220. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3218
Effects of intestinal lymph on expression of neutrophil adhesion factors and lung injury after trauma-induced shock 
Zuo-Bing Chen, Shu-Sen Zheng, Gao Yuan, Chen-Yan Ding, Yun Zhang, Xue-Hong Zhao, Lin-Mei Ni 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3221-3224. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3221
Inactivation of PTEN is associated with increased angiogenesis and VEGF overexpression in gastric cancer 
Ye-Jiang Zhou, Yu-Xia Xiong, Xiao-Ting Wu, De Shi, Wei Fan, Tong Zhou, Yue-Chun Li, Xiong Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3225-3229. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3225
Gallbladder motility in patients with hepatic cirrhosis before and after portal azygous disconnection 
Hong-Xu Jin, Shuo-Dong Wu, Xue-Feng Zhang, Xian-Ying Chen, Guo-Xu Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 10(21):3230-3233. Published online Nov 1, 2004. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v10.i21.3230