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Resveratrol: A medical drug for acute pancreatitis 
Zhen-Hua Ma, Qing-Yong Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3171-3174. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3171
Gastric Cancer
Kimchi and soybean pastes are risk factors of gastric cancer 
Hong-Mei Nan, Jin-Woo Park, Young-Jin Song, Hyo-Yung Yun, Joo-Seung Park, Taisun Hyun, Sei-Jin Youn, Yong-Dae Kim, Jong-Won Kang, Heon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3175-3181. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3175
Co-expression of CDX2 and MUC2 in gastric carcinomas: Correlations with clinico-pathological parameters and prognosis 
Kristina Roessler, Stefan P. Mönig, Paul M. Schneider, Franz-Georg Hanisch, Stephanie Landsberg, Juergen Thiele, Arnulf H. Hölscher, Hans P. Dienes, Stephan E. Baldus 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3182-3188. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3182
Quality of life in gastric cancer 
Ad A. Kaptein, Satoshi Morita, Junichi Sakamoto 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3189-3196. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3189
Helicobacter pylori promote gastric cancer cells invasion through a NF-kB and COX-2-mediated pathway 
Chun-Ying Wu, Chau-Jong Wang, Chi-Chuan Tseng, Hsiao-Ping Chen, Ming-Shing Wu, Jaw-Town Lin, Hiroyasu Inoue, Gran-Hum Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3197-3203. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3197
Anti-gastric cancer active immunity induced by FasL/B7-1 gene-modified tumor cells 
Shi-Ying Zheng, De-Chun Li, Zhi-De Zhang, Jun Zhao, Jin-Feng Ge 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3204-3211. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3204
Relationship between abnormality of FHIT gene and EBV infection in gastric cancer 
Yu-Ping Xiao, Cheng-Bo Han, Xiao-Yun Mao, Jin-Yi Li, Lei Xu, Chang-Shan Ren, Yan Xin 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3212-3216. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3212
Expression of some tumor associated factors in human carcinogenesis and development of gastric carcinoma 
Ming-Dong Zhao, Xue-Mei Hu, Dian-Jing Sun, Qun Zhang, Yu-Hao Zhang, Wei Meng 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3217-3221. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3217
Relationship between matrix metalloproteinase-2 mRNA expression and clinicopathological and urokinase-type plasminogen activator system parameters and prognosis in human gastric cancer 
Feng Ji, Yue-Liang Chen, En-Yun Jin, Wei-Lin Wang, Zi-Li Yang, You-Ming Li 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3222-3226. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3222
Correlative studies on bFGF mRNA and MMP-9 mRNA expressions with microvascular density, progression, and prognosis of gastric carcinomas 
Zhong-Sheng Zhao, Ji-Lin Zhou, Gen-You Yao, Guo-Qing Ru, Jie Ma, Jun Ruan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3227-3233. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3227
Relationship between Epstein-Barr virus-encoded proteins with cell proliferation, apoptosis, and apoptosis-related proteins in gastric carcinoma 
Yun Wang, Bing Luo, Li-Ping Yan, Bao-Hua Huang, Peng Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3234-3239. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3234
Mechanism and clinical significance of cyclooxygenase-2 expression in gastric cancer 
Bao-Can Wang, Chang-Qing Guo, Chao Sun, Qiao-Ling Sun, Guo-Yong Liu, Ding-Guo Li 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3240-3244. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3240
Colorectal Cancer
Increased proliferation activity measured by immunoreactive Ki67 is associated with survival improvement in rectal/recto sigmoid cancer 
Eeva Salminen, Salla Palmu, Tero Vahlberg, Peter J. Roberts, Karl-Owe Söderström 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3245-3249. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3245
Link between colorectal cancer and polymorphisms in the uridine-diphosphoglucuronosyltransferase 1A7 and 1A1 genes 
Kung-Sheng Tang, Hui-Fen Chiu, Hong-Hwa Chen, Hock-Liew Eng, Chia-Jung Tsai, Hsiu-Chen Teng, Ching-Shan Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3250-3254. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3250
Helicobacter Pylori
Deletion of cagA gene of Helicobacter pylori by PCR products 
Xun Zeng, Li-Hua He, Yan Yin, Mao-Jun Zhang, Jian-Zhong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3255-3259. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3255
Brief Reports
Relationship between serum cytokine levels and histopathological changes of liver in patients with hepatitis B 
Nusret Akpolat, Seyfettin Yahsi, Ahmet Godekmerdan, Kutbettin Demirbag, Mehmet Yalniz 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3260-3263. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3260
Interplay between nitric oxide and VIP in CCK-8-induced phasic contractile activity in the rabbit sphincter of Oddi 
Attila Pálvölgyi, Réka Sári, József Németh, Annamária Szabolcs, István Nagy, Péter Hegyi, János Lonovics, Zoltán Szilvássy 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3264-3266. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3264
Predictors of common bile duct lithiasis in laparoscopic era 
George Sgourakis, Georgia Dedemadi, Athanasios Stamatelopoulos, Emmanuel Leandros, Dionysius Voros, Konstantinos Karaliotas 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3267-3272. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3267
Helicobacter pylori serology in a birth cohort of New Zealanders from age 11 to 26 
J. Paul Fawcett, Gill O. Barbezat, Richie Poulton, Barry J. Milne, Harry H.X. Xia, Nicholas J. Talley 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3273-3276. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3273
Gene expression in Barrett’s esophagus and reflux esophagitis induced by gastroduodenoesophageal reflux in rats 
Peng Cheng, Jun Gong, Tao Wang, Chen Jie, Gui Sheng Liu, Ru Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3277-3280. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3277
Tissue distribution and excretion of 125I-lidamycin in mice and rats 
You-Ping Liu, Quan-Sheng Li, Yu-Rong Huang, Chang-Xiao Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3281-3284. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3281
Oncogenic role of clusterin overexpression in multistage colorectal tumorigenesis and progression 
Dan Xie, Jonathan S.T. Sham, Wei-Fen Zeng, Li-Hong Che, Meng Zhang, Hui-Xi Wu, Han-Liang Lin, Jian-Ming Wen, Sze Hang Lau, Liang Hu, Xin-Yuan Guan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3285-3289. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3285
Raman spectra of single cell from gastrointestinal cancer patients 
Xun-Ling Yan, Rui-Xin Dong, Lei Zhang, Xue-Jun Zhang, Zong-Wang Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3290-3292. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3290
Expression of bcl-2 oncogene in gastric precancerous lesions and its correlation with syndromes in traditional Chinese medicine 
Ling Hu, Shao-Xian Lao, Chun-Zhi Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3293-3296. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3293
Pivotal molecules of MHC I pathway in human primary hepatocellular carcinoma 
Wei Chen, Mei-Ying Cai, Da-Peng Wei, Xia Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3297-3299. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3297
Construction of single chain Fv antibody against transferrin receptor and its protein fusion with alkaline phosphatase 
Dao-Feng Yang, Hui-Fen Zhu, Zhi-Hua Wang, Guan-Xin Shen, De-Ying Tian 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3300-3303. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3300
Mutation in D-loop region of mitochondrial DNA in gastric cancer and its significance 
Yi-Bing Zhao, Hong-Yu Yang, Xi-Wei Zhang, Guo-Yu Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3304-3306. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3304
Superior mesenteric artery syndrome following scoliosis surgery: Its risk indicators and treatment strategy 
Ze-Zhang Zhu, Yong Qiu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3307-3310. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3307
Hand-assisted laparoscopic surgery for complex gallstone disease: A report of five cases 
Qi Wei, Lai-Gen Shen, He-Ming Zheng 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3311-3314. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3311
Portal venous stent placement for treatment of portal hypertension caused by benign main portal vein stenosis 
Hong Shan, Xiang-Sheng Xiao, Ming-Sheng Huang, Qiang Ouyang, Zai-Bo Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3315-3318. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3315
Expression of gamma-aminobutyric acid A receptor subunits α1, β1, γ2 mRNA in rats with hepatic encephalopathy 
Xiao-Qing Li, Lei Dong, Zhong-Hua Liu, Jin-Yan Luo 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3319-3322. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3319
Case Report
Occult celiac disease prevents penetrance of hemochromatosis 
Andreas Geier, Carsten Gartung, Igor Theurl, Guenter Weiss, Frank Lammert, Christoph G. Dietrich, Ralf Weiskirchen, Heinz Zoller, Benita Hermanns, Siegfried Matern 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3323-3326. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3323
Letters To The Editor
Manipulation of enteric flora in ulcerative colitis 
Mario Guslandi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3327-3327. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3327
A diagnostic approach to abdominal tuberculosis 
Eser Vardareli, Baybora Kircali 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3328-3328. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3328
Endoscopic biopsy: Duodenal ulcer penetrating into liver 
Baybora Kircali, Tülay Saricam, Aysegul Ozakyol, Eser Vardareli 
World J Gastroenterol 11(21):3329-3329. Published online Jun 7, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i21.3329