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Review
Regulation of apoptosis by the papillomavirus E6 oncogene 
Ting-Ting Li, Li-Na Zhao, Zhi-Guo Liu, Ying Han, Dai-Ming Fan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):931-937. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.931
Gastric Cancer
Effect of Weikangning on gastric cancer cell growth and expression of vascular endothelial growth factor and its receptors KDR and Flt-1 
Qing-Ming Li, Fang-Ju Kan, Cun-Yun Min 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):938-942. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.938
Liver Cancer
Molecular mechanisms of apoptosis induced by Scorpio water extract in human hepatoma HepG2 cells 
Kang-Beom Kwon, Eun-Kyung Kim, Jung-Gook Lim, Eun-Sil Jeong, Byung-Cheul Shin, Young-Se Jeon, Kang-San Kim, Eun-A Seo, Do-Gon Ryu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):943-947. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.943
Decreased expression of type II tumor suppressor gene RARRES3 in tissues of hepatocellular carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma 
Shun-Yuan Jiang, Jung-Mao Chou, Fur-Jiang Leu, Yu-Yen Hsu, Yu-Lung Shih, Jyh-Cherng Yu, Meei-Shyuan Lee, Rong-Yaun Shyu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):948-953. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.948
High-density lipoprotein as a potential carrier for delivery of a lipophilic antitumoral drug into hepatoma cells 
Bin Lou, Xue-Ling Liao, Man-Ping Wu, Pei-Fang Cheng, Chun-Yan Yin, Zheng Fei 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):954-959. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.954
Immunohistochemical assessment of angiogenesis in hepatocellular carcinoma and surrounding cirrhotic liver tissues 
Geertu Deli, Can-Hao Jin, Rong Mu, Song Yang, Yue Liang, De Chen, Masatoshi Makuuchi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):960-963. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.960
Colorectal Cancer
Expression and significance of Tie-1 and Tie-2 receptors, and angiopoietins-1, 2 and 4 in colorectal adenocarcinoma: Immunohistochemical analysis and correlation with clinicopathological factors 
Toshiyuki Nakayama, Go Hatachi, Chun-Yang Wen, Ayumi Yoshizaki, Kazuyuki Yamazumi, Daisuke Niino, Ichiro Sekine 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):964-969. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.964
Viral Hepatitis
Hepatitis G virus genomic RNA is pathogenic to Macaca mulatta 
Hao Ren, Fen-Lu Zhu, Ming-Mei Cao, Xin-Yu Wen, Ping Zhao, Zhong-Tian Qi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):970-975. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.970
Helicobacter Pylori
Comparison of Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric mucosal histological features of gastric ulcer patients with chronic gastritis patients 
Chuan Zhang, Nobutaka Yamada, Yun-Lin Wu, Min Wen, Takeshi Matsuhisa, Norio Matsukura 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):976-981. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.976
Anti-Helicobacter pylori therapy significantly reduces Helicobacter pylori -induced gastric mucosal damage in Mongolian gerbils 
Chun-Chao Chang, Sheng-Hsuan Chen, Gi-Shih Lien, Yuarn-Jang Lee, Horng-Yuan Lou, Ching-Ruey Hsieh, Chia-Lang Fang, Shiann Pan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):982-985. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.982
Effect of Hewei-Decoction on chronic atrophic gastritis and eradication of Helicobacter pylori 
Wan-Sheng Ji, Zhi-Xing Gao, Kai-Chun Wu, Jun-Wen Qiu, Bing-Long Shi, Dai-Ming Fan 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):986-989. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.986
Basic Research
A nuclear import inhibitory peptide ameliorates the severity of cholecystokinin-induced acute pancreatitis 
Tamás Letoha, Csaba Somlai, Tamás Takács, Annamária Szabolcs, Katalin Jármay, Zoltán Rakonczay Jr, Péter Hegyi, Ilona Varga, József Kaszaki, István Krizbai, Imre Boros, Ern Duda, Erzsébet Kusz, Botond Penke 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):990-999. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.990
Effect of intestinal ischemia-reperfusion injury on protein levels of leptin and orexin-A in peripheral blood and central secretory tissues 
Ji Lin, Guang-Tao Yan, Xiu-Hua Hao, Lu-Huan Wang, Kai Zhang, Hui Xue 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1000-1004. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1000
Role of adhesion molecules and dendritic cells in rat hepatic/renal ischemia-reperfusion injury and anti-adhesive intervention with anti-P-selectin lectin-EGF domain monoclonal antibody 
Tong Zhou, Gui-Zhi Sun, Ming-Jun Zhang, Jin-Lian Chen, Dong-Qing Zhang, Qing-Shen Hu, Yu-Ying Chen, Nan Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1005-1010. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1005
Acupuncture inhibition on neuronal activity of spinal dorsal horn induced by noxious colorectal distention in rat 
Pei-Jing Rong, Bing Zhu, Qi-Fu Huang, Xin-Yan Gao, Hui Ben, Yan-Hua Li 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1011-1017. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1011
Clinical Research
Use of color Doppler ultrasonography in the diagnosis of anomalous connection in pancreatobiliary disease 
Hiroki Kawashima, Yoshiki Hirooka, Akihiro Itoh, Senju Hashimoto, Terutomo Itoh, Kazuo Hara, Akira Kanamori, Naoki Ohmiya, Yasumasa Niwa, Hidemi Goto 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1018-1022. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1018
Detection of CK20mRNA in peripheral blood of pancreatic cancer and its clinical significance 
Yun-Li Zhang, Jian-Guo Feng, Jian-Min Gou, Li-Xin Zhou, Ping Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1023-1027. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1023
Brief Reports
Childhood inflammatory bowel disease: Parental concerns and expectations 
AS Day, KE Whitten, TD Bohane 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1028-1031. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1028
Helicobacter pylori infection and low serum pepsinogen I level as risk factors for gastric carcinoma 
Arto Kokkola, Johanna Louhimo, Pauli Puolakkainen, Henrik Alfthan, Caj Haglund, Hilpi Rautelin 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1032-1036. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1032
Immune response to an indigenously developed r-Hepatitis B vaccine in mixed population: Study of an accelerated vaccination schedule 
A Chowdhury, A Santra, CM Habibullah, AA Khan, J Karunakaramaiah, TSA Kishore, AVR Raju, S Lahiri 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1037-1039. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1037
Inhibitory effect of fluvastatin on ileal ulcer formation in rats induced by nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug 
Mari Hagiwara, Keiko Kataoka, Hideki Arimochi, Tomomi Kuwahara, Haruyuki Nakayama, Yoshinari Ohnishi 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1040-1043. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1040
Epinephrine injection therapy versus a combination of epinephrine injection and endoscopic hemoclip in the treatment of bleeding ulcers 
Tju-Siang Chua, Kwong-Ming Fock, Tay-Meng Ng, Eng-Kiong Teo, Jessica Yi-Lyn Tan, Tiing-Leong Ang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1044-1047. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1044
Response of blood endothelin-1 and nitric oxide activity in duodenal ulcer patients undergoing Helicobacter pylori eradication 
Full-Young Chang, Chih-Yen Chen, Ching-Liang Lu, Jiing-Chyuan Luo, Rei-Hwa Lu, Shou-Dong Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1048-1051. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1048
Analysis of CD117-negative gastrointestinal stromal tumors 
Chin-Yuan Tzen, Bey-Liing Mau 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1052-1055. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1052
Correlation between clinicopathology and expression of heat shock protein 70 and glucose-regulated protein 94 in human colonic adenocarcinoma 
Xiao-Ping Wang, Fan-Rong Qiu, Guo-Zhen Liu, Rui-Fen Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1056-1059. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1056
Tamoxifen can reverse multidrug resistance of colorectal carcinoma in vivo 
Li-Zong Shen, Yi-Bing Hua, Xue-Ming Yu, Qing Xu, Tao Chen, Jian-Hua Wang, Wen-Xi Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1060-1064. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1060
Adenovirus-mediated CTLA4Ig gene inhibits infiltration of immune cells and cell apoptosis in rats after liver transplantation 
Guo-Ping Jiang, Zhen-Hua Hu, Shu-Sen Zheng, Chang-Ku Jia, Ai-Bin Zhang, Wei-Lin Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1065-1069. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1065
L-arginine administration ameliorates serum and pulmonary cytokine response after gut ischemia-reperfusion in immature rats 
Ting-Liang Fu, Wen-Tong Zhang, Lan Zhang, Feng Wang, Yong Gao, Ming Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1070-1072. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1070
Comparison of integrated Chinese and Western medicine with and without somatostatin supplement in the treatment of severe acute pancreatitis 
Qing Xia, Lin Yuan, Xiao-Nan Yang, Wen-Fu Tang, Jun-Ming Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1073-1076. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1073
Solubility of disulfide-bonded proteins in the cytoplasm of Escherichia coli and its “oxidizing” mutant 
Sheng Xiong, Yi-Fei Wang, Xiang-Rong Ren, Bing Li, Mei-Ying Zhang, Yong Luo, Ling Zhang, Qiu-Ling Xie, Kuan-Yuan Su 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1077-1082. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1077
Effects of killing Helicobacter pylori quadruple therapy on peptic ulcer: A randomized double-blind clinical trial 
Li-Ying Feng, Xi-Xian Yao, Shu-Lin Jiang 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1083-1086. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1083
Clinical outcomes of enteroscopy using the double-balloon method for strictures of the small intestine 
Keijiro Sunada, Hironori Yamamoto, Hiroto Kita, Tomonori Yano, Hiroyuki Sato, Yoshikazu Hayashi, Tomohiko Miyata, Yutaka Sekine, Akiko Kuno, Michiko Iwamoto, Hirohide Ohnishi, Kenichi Ido, Kentaro Sugano 
World J Gastroenterol 11(7):1087-1089. Published online Feb 21, 2005. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i7.1087