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Review
Treatment of Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome 
Paola Tomassetti, Davide Campana, Lydia Piscitelli, Elena Mazzotta, Emilio Brocchi, Raffaele Pezzilli, Roberto Corinaldesi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5423-5432. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5423
Gastric Cancer
Effects of allitridi on cell cycle arrest of human gastric cancer cells 
Min-Wen Ha, Rui Ma, Li-Ping Shun, Yue-Hua Gong, Yuan Yuan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5433-5437. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5433
Viral Hepatitis
Study of transactivating effect of pre-S2 protein of hepatitis B virus and cloning of genes transactivated by pre-S2 protein with suppression subtractive hybridization 
Dong Ji, Jun Cheng, Guo-Feng Chen, Yan Liu, Lin Wang, Jiang Guo 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5438-5443. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5438
Basic Research
Hepatic fibrosis in biliary-obstructed rats is prevented by Ginkgo biloba treatment 
Göksel Þener, Levent Kabasakal, Meral Yüksel, Nursal Gedik, Ýnci Alican 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5444-5449. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5444
KL-6 mucin expression in carcinoma of the ampulla of Vater: Association with cancer progression 
Wei Tang, Yoshinori Inagaki, Norihiro Kokudo, Qian Guo, Yasuji Seyama, Munehiro Nakata, Hiroshi Imamura, Keiji Sano, Yasuhiko Sugawara, Masatoshi Makuuchi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5450-5454. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5450
Cancer-derived VEGF plays no role in malignant ascites formation in the mouse 
Bayasi Guleng, Keisuke Tateishi, Fumihiko Kanai, Amarsanaa Jazag, Miki Ohta, Yoshinari Asaoka, Hideaki Ijichi, Yasuo Tanaka, Jun Imamura, Tsuneo Ikenoue, Yasushi Fukushima, Keita Morikane, Makoto Miyagishi, Kazunari Taira, Takao Kawabe, Masao Omata 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5455-5459. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5455
Changes of the intestinal endocrine cells in the C57BL/6 mouse after implantation of murine lung carcinoma (3LL): An immunohistochemical quantitative study 
Sae-Kwang Ku, Seung-Kyoo Seong, Dae-Young Kim, Hyeung-Sik Lee, Jong-Dae Kim, Hae-Yun Choi, Bu-Il Seo, Jae-Hyun Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5460-5467. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5460
Porcine acute liver failure model established by two-phase surgery and treated with hollow fiber bioartificial liver support system 
Yi Gao, Ning Mu, Xiao-Ping Xu, Yan Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5468-5474. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5468
Establishment of a pig model with enteric and portal venous drainage of pancreatoduodenal transplantation 
Zhao-Da Zhang, Fang-Hai Han, Ling-Xiang Meng 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5475-5479. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5475
Effect of Jianweiyuyang granule on gastric ulcer recurrence and expression of VEGF mRNA in the healing process of gastric ulcer in rats 
Xing-Ping Dai, Jia-Bang Li, Zhao-Qian Liu, Xiang Ding, Cheng-Hui Huang, Bing Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5480-5484. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5480
Functional and morphological changes of the gut barrier during the restitution process after hemorrhagic shock 
Jian-Xing Chang, Shuang Chen, Li-Ping Ma, Long-Yuan Jiang, Jian-Wen Chen, Rui-Ming Chang, Li-Qiang Wen, Wei Wu, Zhi-Peng Jiang, Zi-Tong Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5485-5491. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5485
Protective effects of non-mitogenic human acidic fibroblast growth factor on hydrogen peroxide-induced damage to cardiomyocytes in vitro 
Zhuo-Feng Lin, Xiao-Kun Li, Yuan Lin, Fan Wu, Li-Min Liang, Xiao-Bing Fu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5492-5497. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5492
Immunohistochemical study on gastrointestinal endocrine cells of four reptiles 
Xu-Gen Huang, Xiao-Bing Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5498-5505. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5498
MR diffusion-weighed imaging of rabbit liver 
You-Hong Yuan, En-Hua Xiao, Zhong He, Jun Xiang, Ke-Li Tang, Rong-Hua Yan, Ke Jin, Zi-Wen Peng 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5506-5511. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5506
Clinical Research
Amelioration effects of traditional Chinese medicine on alcohol-induced fatty liver 
Hyun-Jeong Kwon, Yun-Young Kim, Se-Young Choung 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5512-5516. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5512
Acupuncture therapy for experimental stomach ulcer and c-Fos expression in rats 
Hong Wang, Chun-Yang Wang, Jin-Shan Zhang, Lan Sun, Jing-Ping Sun, Qing-Hua Tian, Xiang-Lan Jin, Ling Yin 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5517-5520. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5517
Brief Reports
Improvement of quantitative testing of liver function in patients with chronic hepatitis C after installment of antiviral therapy 
Matthias Ocker, Marion Ganslmayer, Steffen Zopf, Susanne Gahr, Christopher Janson, Eckhart G. Hahn, Christoph Herold 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5521-5524. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5521
Locoregional IL-2 low dose applications for gastrointestinal tumors 
Zachary Krastev, V Koltchakov, R Tomova, S Deredjian, A Alexiev, D Popov, B Tomov, Jan-Willem Koten, John Jacobs, Willem Den Otter 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5525-5529. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5525
Association between thyroid function and gallstone disease 
Henry Völzke, Daniel M Robinson, Ulrich John 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5530-5534. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5530
Mechanism of diarrhea in microscopic colitis 
Marijana Protic, Njegica Jojic, Daniela Bojic, Svetlana Milutinovic, Dusanka Necic, Bozidar Bojic, Petar Svorcan, Miodrag Krstic, Obren Popovic 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5535-5539. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5535
On tolerability and safety of a maintenance treatment with 6-thioguanine in azathioprine or 6-mercaptopurine intolerant IBD patients 
Nanne KH de Boer, Luc JJ Derijks, Lennard PL Gilissen, Daniel W Hommes, Leopold GJB Engels, Sybrand Y de Boer, Gijsbertus den Hartog, Piet M Hooymans, Anja BU Mäkelburg, Barend D Westerveld, Anton HJ Naber, Chris JJ Mulder, Dirk J de Jong 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5540-5544. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5540
Evaluation of urine ELISA test for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection in Taiwan: A prospective study 
Fu-Chen Kuo, Sheng-Wen Wang, I-Chen Wu, Fang-Jung Yu, Yuan-Chieh Yang, Jeng-Yih Wu, Wen-Ming Wang, Deng-Chyang Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5545-5548. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5545
Effects of soy components on blood and liver lipids in rats fed high-cholesterol diets 
Ching-Yi Lin, Cheng-Yu Tsai, Shyh-Hsiang Lin 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5549-5552. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5549
Disproportional exaggerated aspartate transaminase is a useful prognostic parameter in late leptospirosis 
Ming-Ling Chang, Chih-Wei Yang, Jeng-Chang Chen, Yu-Pin Ho, Ming-Jeng Pan, Cheng-Hui Lin, Deng-Yn Lin 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5553-5556. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5553
Analysis of clinical manifestations of symptomatic acquired jejunoileal diverticular disease 
Chia-Yuan Liu, Wen-Hsiung Chang, Shee-Chan Lin, Cheng-Hsin Chu, Tsang-En Wang, Shou-Chuan Shih 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5557-5560. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5557
Heat shock protein 70 chaperoned alpha-fetoprotein in human hepatocellular carcinoma cell line BEL-7402 
Xiao-Ping Wang, Qiao-Xia Wang, Hai-Yan Li, Rui-Fen Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5561-5564. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5561
Detection of HBsAg, HBcAg, and HBV DNA in ovarian tissues from patients with HBV infection 
Li-Zhang Chen, Xue-Gong Fan, Jian-Ming Gao 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5565-5567. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5565
Case Report
Acute esophageal necrosis caused by alcohol abuse 
Tetsu Endo, Juichi Sakamoto, Ken Sato, Miyako Takimoto, Koji Shimaya, Tatsuya Mikami, Akihiro Munakata, Tadashi Shimoyama, Shinsaku Fukuda 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5568-5570. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5568
Complex pattern of colon cancer recurrence including a kidney metastasis: A case report 
Helfried Waleczek, Moritz N Wente, Jürgen Kozianka 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5571-5572. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5571
Solitary colonic neurofibroma in a patient with transient segmental colitis: Case report 
Vasilios Panteris, Thivi Vassilakaki, Nikos Vaitsis, Ioannis Elemenoglou, Irini Mylonakou, Dimitrios Georgios Karamanolis 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5573-5576. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5573
Autoimmune pancreatitis with IgG4-positive plasma cell infiltration in salivary glands and biliary tract 
Masashi Taguchi, Gentaro Aridome, Shintaro Abe, Keiichiro Kume, Mitsuo Tashiro, Mitsuyoshi Yamamoto, Yasuyuki Kihara, Hayato Nakamura, Makoto Otsuki 
World J Gastroenterol 11(35):5577-5581. Published online Sep 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i35.5577