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Review
Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy-current achievements and unsolved problems 
Jurate Kondrackiene, Limas Kupcinskas 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5781-5788. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5781
Topic Highlight
Pancreatic fistula after pancreatectomy: Evolving definitions, preventive strategies and modern management 
Shailesh V Shrikhande, Melroy A D’Souza 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5789-5796. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5789
Esophageal Cancer
Depletion of CD4+CD25+ regulatory T cells can promote local immunity to suppress tumor growth in benzo[a]pyrene-induced forestomach carcinoma 
Yi-Ling Chen, Jung-Hua Fang, Ming-Derg Lai, Yan-Shen Shan 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5797-5809. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5797
Gastric Cancer
Suppression of gastric cancer growth by baculovirus vector-mediated transfer of normal epithelial cell specific-1 gene 
Wei Huang, Xiang-Long Tian, Yun-Lin Wu, Jie Zhong, Li-Fen Yu, Sheng-Ping Hu, Biao Li 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5810-5815. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5810
Liver Cancer
Bioinformatics analysis of metastasis-related proteins in hepatocellular carcinoma 
Pei-Ming Song, Yang Zhang, Yu-Fei He, Hui-Min Bao, Jian-Hua Luo, Yin-Kun Liu, Peng-Yuan Yang, Xian Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5816-5822. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5816
Colorectal Cancer
Transcription factor PDX-1 in human colorectal adenocarcinoma: A potential tumor marker? 
Nikiforos Ballian, Shi-He Liu, Francis Charles Brunicardi 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5823-5826. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5823
Antitumor bioactivity of adenovirus-mediated p27mt in colorectal cancer cell line SW480 
Ze-Qun Sun, Chang-Sheng Deng, Shao-Yong Xu, Yong Du 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5827-5833. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5827
Basic Research
Evidence for the involvement of NOD2 in regulating colonic epithelial cell growth and survival 
Sheena M Cruickshank, Louise Wakenshaw, John Cardone, Peter D Howdle, Peter J Murray, Simon R Carding 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5834-5841. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5834
Therapy with bone marrow cells reduces liver alterations in mice chronically infected by Schistosoma mansoni 
Sheilla Andrade Oliveira, Bruno Solano Freitas Souza, Carla Adriana Guimarães-Ferreira, Elton Sá Barreto, Siane Campos Souza, Luiz Antonio Rodrigues Freitas, Ricardo Ribeiro-dos-Santos, Milena Botelho Pereira Soares 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5842-5850. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5842
FR167653, a p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase inhibitor, aggravates experimental colitis in mice 
Takashi Nishimura, Akira Andoh, Atsushi Nishida, Makoto Shioya, Yuhsuke Koizumi, Tomoyuki Tsujikawa, Yoshihide Fujiyama 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5851-5856. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5851
Oxidative stress disturbs energy metabolism of mitochondria in ethanol-induced gastric mucosa injury 
Jin-Shui Pan, Shao-Zhen He, Hong-Zhi Xu, Xiao-Juan Zhan, Xiao-Ning Yang, Hong-Min Xiao, Hua-Xiu Shi, Jian-Lin Ren 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5857-5867. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5857
Effects of cardiopulmonary bypass on tight junction protein expressions in intestinal mucosa of rats 
Ying-Jie Sun, Wei-Min Chen, Tie-Zheng Zhang, Hui-Juan Cao, Jin Zhou 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5868-5875. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5868
Rapid Communication
High frequency of the c.3207C>A (p.H1069Q) mutation in ATP7B gene of Lithuanian patients with hepatic presentation of Wilson’s disease 
Laimutis Kucinskas, Jolanta Jeroch, Astra Vitkauskiene, Raimundas Sakalauskas, Vitalija Petrenkiene, Vaidutis Kucinskas, Rima Naginiene, Hartmut Schmidt, Limas Kupcinskas 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5876-5879. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5876
Hepatitis C virus enhances incidence of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis 
Yasuji Arase, Fumitaka Suzuki, Yoshiyuki Suzuki, Norio Akuta, Masahiro Kobayashi, Yusuke Kawamura, Hiromi Yatsuji, Hitomi Sezaki, Tetsuya Hosaka, Miharu Hirakawa, Satoshi Saito, Kenji Ikeda, Hiromitsu Kumada 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5880-5886. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5880
Gene profiles between non-invasive and invasive colon cancer using laser microdissection and polypeptide analysis 
Jin-Shui Zhu, Hua Guo, Ming-Quan Song, Guo-Qiang Chen, Qun Sun, Qiang Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5887-5892. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5887
Effect of b value on monitoring therapeutic response by diffusion-weighted imaging 
Zhao-Xia Jiang, Wei-Jun Peng, Wen-Tao Li, Feng Tang, Shi-Yuan Liu, Xu-Dong Qu, Jian-Hua Wang, Hong-Feng Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5893-5899. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5893
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the Chinese literature for the treatment of achalasia 
Lan Wang, You-Ming Li, Lan Li, Chao-Hui Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5900-5906. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5900
Choledochoscope manometry about different drugs on the Sphincter of Oddi 
Jing Kong, Shuo-Dong Wu, Xiao-Bo Zhang, Zhen-Sheng Li, Gang Shi, Wei Wang, Jun-Zhi Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5907-5912. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5907
Case Report
Porphyria cutanea tarda as a complication of therapy for chronic hepatitis C 
James Azim, Heather McCurdy, Richard H Moseley 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5913-5915. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5913
Jejunal diverticulosis is not always a silent spectator: A report of 4 cases and review of the literature 
Vishal Arun Patel, Helen Jefferis, Ben Spiegelberg, Quamar Iqbal, Ashish Prabhudesai, Simon Harris 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5916-5919. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5916
Late hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm: A rare complication after resection of hilar cholangiocarcinoma 
Javier Briceño, Álvaro Naranjo, Rubén Ciria, Juan Manuel Sánchez-Hidalgo, Luis Zurera, Pedro López-Cillero 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5920-5923. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5920
Pelvic sepsis after stapled hemorrhoidopexy 
Remco JA van Wensen, Maarten H van Leuken, Koop Bosscha 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5924-5926. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5924
Intraperitoneal dedifferentiated liposarcoma: A case report 
Ali Karaman, Mehmet Eşref Kabalar, Önder Özcan, Timur Koca, Doğan Nasır Binici 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5927-5929. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5927
Symptomatic subserosal gastric lipoma successfully treated with enucleation 
Avdyl Selmon Krasniqi, Faton Tatil Hoxha, Besnik Xhafer Bicaj, Shemsedin Isuf Hashani, Shpresa Mehmet Hasimja, Sadik Mal Kelmendi, Lumturije Hasan Gashi-Luci 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5930-5932. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5930
Spontaneous necrosis of solid gallbladder adenocarcinoma accompanied with pancreaticobiliary maljunction 
Tomohide Hori, Takashi Wagata, Kenji Takemoto, Takanobu Shigeta, Haruko Takuwa, Koichiro Hata, Shinji Uemoto, Naoki Yokoo 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5933-5937. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5933
Letters To The Editor
Pharmacopoeia of acute pancreatitis: Is the roster complete? 
Maxim S Petrov 
World J Gastroenterol 14(38):5938-5939. Published online Oct 14, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.5938