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Neuropathophysiology of functional gastrointestinal disorders 
Jackie D Wood 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1313-1332. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1313
Topic Highlight
The GIOME: Concept and current role in gastrointestinal tract studies 
 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1333-1334. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1333
Function of longitudinal vs circular muscle fibers in esophageal peristalsis, deduced with mathematical modeling 
James G Brasseur, Mark A Nicosia, Anupam Pal, Larry S Miller 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1335-1346. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1335
The oesophageal zero-stress state and mucosal folding from a GIOME perspective 
Donghua Liao, Jingbo Zhao, Jian Yang, Hans Gregersen 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1347-1351. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1347
Finite element simulation of food transport through the esophageal body 
Wei Yang, Tat Ching Fung, Kerm Sim Chian, Chuh Khiun Chong 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1352-1359. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1352
Computation of flow through the oesophagogastric junction 
Barry P McMahon, Karl D Odie, Kenneth W Moloney, Hans Gregersen 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1360-1364. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1360
Mechanics of flow and mixing at antroduodenal junction 
Seth Dillard, Sreedevi Krishnan, HS Udaykumar 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1365-1371. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1365
Using computed tomography scans to develop an ex-vivo gastric model 
Jerome A Henry, Gerard O’Sullivan, Abhay S Pandit 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1372-1377. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1372
Anatomically realistic multiscale models of normal and abnormal gastrointestinal electrical activity 
Leo K Cheng, Rie Komuro, Travis M Austin, Martin L Buist, Andrew J Pullan 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1378-1383. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1378
On the mechanical behavior of the human biliary system 
Xiaoyu Luo, Wenguang Li, Nigel Bird, Swee Boon Chin, NA Hill, Alan G Johnson 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1384-1392. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1384
A framework for the modeling of gut blood flow regulation and postprandial hyperaemia 
Adam David Jeays, Patricia Veronica Lawford, Richard Gillott, Paul A Spencer, Karna Dev Bardhan, David Rodney Hose 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1393-1398. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1393
Towards a multiscale model of colorectal cancer 
Ingeborg MM van Leeuwen, Carina M Edwards, Mohammad Ilyas, Helen M Byrne 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1399-1407. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1399
Advanced imaging and visualization in gastrointestinal disorders 
Odd Helge Gilja, Jan G Hatlebakk, Svein Ødegaard, Arnold Berstad, Ivan Viola, Christopher Giertsen, Trygve Hausken, Hans Gregersen 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1408-1421. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1408
Clinical Research
Long-term outcome and prognostic factors of patients with hilar cholangiocarcinoma 
Andreas Weber, Sonja Landrock, Jochen Schneider, Manfred Stangl, Bruno Neu, Peter Born, Meinhard Classen, Thomas Rösch, Roland M Schmid, Christian Prinz 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1422-1426. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1422
Rapid Communication
Cadaveric liver transplantation for non-acetaminophen fulminant hepatic failure: A 20-year experience 
Olivier Detry, Arnaud De Roover, Carla Coimbra, Jean Delwaide, Marie-France Hans, Marie Hélène Delbouille, Joseé Monard, Jean Joris, Pierre Damas, Jacques Belaïche, Michel Meurisse, Pierre Honoré 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1427-1430. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1427
Surgical approaches of resectable synchronous colorectal liver metastases: Timing considerations 
Ioannis Vassiliou, Nick Arkadopoulos, Theodosios Theodosopoulos, Georgios Fragulidis, Athanasios Marinis, Agathi Kondi-Paphiti, Lazaros Samanides, Andreas Polydorou, Constantinos Gennatas, Dionysios Voros, Vassilios Smyrniotis 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1431-1434. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1431
Beneficial effect of an antibody against interleukin-2 receptor (daclizumab) in an experimental model of hepatocyte xenotransplantation 
Dimitrios Papagoras, Apostolos Papalois, Alexandra Tsaroucha, Dimitrios Lytras, John Kyriazanos, Nikoletta Giannakou, Prodromos Laftsidis, Constantine Simopoulos 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1435-1437. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1435
Gene expression profile of esophageal cancer in North East India by cDNA microarray analysis 
Indranil Chattopadhyay, Sujala Kapur, Joydeep Purkayastha, Rupkumar Phukan, Amal Kataki, Jagadish Mahanta, Sunita Saxena 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1438-1444. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1438
KN-93, a specific inhibitor of CaMKII inhibits human hepatic stellate cell proliferation in vitro 
Ping An, Jun-Yong Zhu, Yan Yang, Peng Lv, Yi-Hao Tian, Ming-Kai Chen, He-Sheng Luo 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1445-1448. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1445
Case Report
Strangulated diaphragmatic hernia presenting clinically as pericarditis 
Rohit Makhija, Jacob A Akoh 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1449-1450. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1449
Portal hypertensive duodenal polyp: A case report 
Jean-David Zeitoun, Ariane Chryssostalis, Benoit Terris, Frederic Prat, Marianne Gaudric, Stanislas Chaussade 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1451-1452. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1451
A case of mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma forming multiple lymphomatous polyposis in the small intestine 
Naoto Hirata, Kazunari Tominaga, Kensuke Ohta, Kaori Kadouchi, Hirotoshi Okazaki, Tetsuya Tanigawa, Masatsugu Shiba, Toshio Watanabe, Yasuhiro Fujiwara, Shiro Nakamura, Nobuhide Oshitani, Kazuhide Higuchi, Tetsuo Arakawa 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1453-1457. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1453
Endoscopic transcystic stent placement for an intrahepatic abscess due to gallbladder perforation 
Myung Soo Kang, Do Hyun Park, Ki Du Kwon, Jeong Hoon Park, Suck-Ho Lee, Hong-Soo Kim, Sang-Heum Park, Sun-Joo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1458-1459. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1458
Rectal angiolipoma: A case report and review of literature 
Sabite Kacar, Sedef Kuran, Tulay Temucin, Bulent Odemis, Nilufer Karadeniz, Nurgul Sasmaz 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1460-1465. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1460
Hepatic abscess induced by foreign body: Case report and literature review 
Sofia A Santos, Sara CF Alberto, Elsa Cruz, Eduardo Pires, Tomás Figueira, Élia Coimbra, José Estevez, Mário Oliveira, Luís Novais, João R Deus 
World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1466-1470. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1466
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World J Gastroenterol 13(9):1471-1471. Published online Mar 7, 2007. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v13.i9.1471