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Update and actual trends on bacterial infections following liver transplantation 
Jose Luis del Pozo 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):4977-4983. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.4977
Calcium signaling and T-type calcium channels in cancer cell cycling 
James T Taylor, Xiang-Bin Zeng, Jonathan E Pottle, Kevin Lee, Alun R Wang, Stephenie G Yi, Jennifer A S Scruggs, Suresh S Sikka, Ming Li 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):4984-4991. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.4984
Diagnostic criteria for autoimmune pancreatitis in Japan 
Terumi Kamisawa, Kazuichi Okazaki, Shigeyuki Kawa 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):4992-4994. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.4992
Review
Giant duodenal ulcers 
Eric Benjamin Newton, Mark R Versland, Thomas E Sepe 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):4995-4999. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.4995
Gastric Cancer
Mechanism and pathobiologic implications of CHFR promoter methylation in gastric carcinoma 
Yu-Jia Gao, Yan Xin, Jian-Jun Zhang, Jin Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5000-5007. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5000
Liver Cancer
Positional and expressive alteration of prohibitin during the induced differentiation of human hepatocarcinoma SMMC-7721 cells 
Dong-Hui Xu, Jian Tang, Qi-Fu Li, Song-Lin Shi, Xiang-Feng Chen, Ying Liang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5008-5014. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5008
Rapid Communication
Significance of scintigraphy for the localization of obscure gastrointestinal bleedings 
Tanja Brünnler, Frank Klebl, Sascha Mundorff, Christoph Eilles, Michael Reng, Hans von Korn, Jürgen Schölmerich, Julia Langgartner, Stefan Grüne 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5015-5019. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5015
Probiotic effects on intestinal fermentation patterns in patients with irritable bowel syndrome 
Jacqueline S Barrett, Kim EK Canale, Richard B Gearry, Peter M Irving, Peter R Gibson 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5020-5024. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5020
Hepatocytes isolated from neoplastic liver-immunomagnetic purging as a new source for transplantation 
Aravin Gunasegaram, Javed Akhter, Peng Yao, Loreena A Johnson, Stephen M Riodan, David L Morris 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5025-5031. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5025
Differentiation of malignant and benign proximal bile duct strictures: The diagnostic dilemma 
Jaap Jacob Kloek, Otto Marinus van Delden, Deha Erdogan, Fibo Jan ten Kate, Erik Anthoni Rauws, Olivier Robert Busch, Dirk Joan Gouma, Thomas Mathijs van Gulik 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5032-5038. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5032
Accuracy of Helicobacter pylori serology in two peptic ulcer populations and in healthy controls 
Rolv-Ole Lindsetmo, Roar Johnsen, Tor Jac Eide, Tore Gutteberg, Hanne Haukland Husum, Arthur Revhaug 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5039-5045. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5039
Endoscopic findings in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding clinically classified into three risk groups prior to endoscopy 
Leonardo Tammaro, Maria Carla Di Paolo, Angelo Zullo, Cesare Hassan, Sergio Morini, Sebastiano Caliendo, Lorella Pallotta 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5046-5050. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5046
Colonoscopy evaluation after short-term anti-tuberculosis treatment in nonspecific ulcers on the ileocecal area 
Young Sook Park, Dae Won Jun, Seong Hwan Kim, Han Hyo Lee, Yun Ju Jo, Moon Hee Song, Nam In Kim, Jun Seok Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5051-5058. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5051
Cellular DNA repair cofactors affecting hepatitis B virus infection and replication 
Fan Zhao, Ning-Bo Hou, Ting Song, Xiang He, Zi-Rui Zheng, Qing-Jun Ma, Li Li, Yan-Hong Zhang, Hui Zhong 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5059-5065. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5059
Treatment of polycystic liver disease with resection-fenestration and a new classification 
Tuan-Jie Li, Hai-Bin Zhang, Jun-Hua Lu, Jun Zhao, Ning Yang, Guang-Shun Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5066-5072. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5066
Treatment of upper gastrointestinal fistula and leakage with personal stage nutrition support 
Qun Wang, Zhi-Su Liu, Qun Qian, Quan Sun, Ding-Yu Pan, Yue-Ming He 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5073-5077. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5073
Polymorphisms of alcohol dehydrogenase 2 and aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 and colorectal cancer risk in Chinese males 
Chang-Ming Gao, Toshiro Takezaki, Jian-Zhong Wu, Xiao-Mei Zhang, Hai-Xia Cao, Jian-Hua Ding, Yan-Ting Liu, Su-Ping Li, Jia Cao, Keitaro Matsuo, Nobuyuki Hamajima, Kazuo Tajima 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5078-5083. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5078
Ivor Lewis subtotal esophagectomy with two-field lymphadenectomy for squamous cell carcinoma of the lower thoracic esophagus 
Jie Wu, Ying Chai, Xing-Ming Zhou, Qi-Xun Chen, Fu-Lai Yan 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5084-5089. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5084
Lactobacilli inhibit interleukin-8 production induced by Helicobacter pylori lipopolysaccharide-activated Toll-like receptor 4 
Chao Zhou, Feng-Zhen Ma, Xue-Jie Deng, Hong Yuan, Hong-Sheng Ma 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5090-5095. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5090
Case Report
Large solitary ovarian metastasis from colorectal cancer diagnosed by endoscopic ultrasound 
Bhavani Moparty, Guillermo Gomez, Manoop S Bhutani 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5096-5097. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5096
Serious drug-induced liver disease secondary to ezetimibe 
José Castellote, Javier Ariza, Rosa Rota, Anna Girbau, Xavier Xiol 
World J Gastroenterol 14(32):5098-5099. Published online Aug 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5098