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Editorial
Management of biliary complications after orthotopic liver transplantation: The role of endoscopy 
Maria C Londoño, Domingo Balderramo, Andrés Cárdenas 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):493-497. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.493
Review
Osteoporosis in celiac disease and in endocrine and reproductive disorders 
Anna Velia Stazi, Antonello Trecca, Biagino Trinti 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):498-505. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.498
Human intestinal capillariasis in Thailand 
Prasert Saichua, Choosak Nithikathkul, Natthawut Kaewpitoon 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):506-510. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.506
Liver Cancer
Chaga mushroom (Inonotus obliquus) induces G0/G1 arrest and apoptosis in human hepatoma HepG2 cells 
Myung-Ja Youn, Jin-Kyung Kim, Seong-Yeol Park, Yunha Kim, Se-Jin Kim, Jin Seok Lee, Kyu Yun Chai, Hye-Jung Kim, Ming-Xun Cui, Hong Seob So, Ki-Young Kim, Raekil Park 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):511-517. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.511
Preventive effect of regional radiotherapy with phosphorus-32 glass microspheres in hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after hepatectomy 
Xiao-Ming Wang, Zhen-Yu Yin, Ren-Xiang Yu, You-Yuan Peng, Ping-Guo Liu, Guo-Yang Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):518-523. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.518
Colorectal Cancer
Hypermethylated SFRP2 gene in fecal DNA is a high potential biomarker for colorectal cancer noninvasive screening 
Dao-Rong Wang, Dong Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):524-531. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.524
An effective vaccine against colon cancer in mice: Use of recombinant adenovirus interleukin-12 transduced dendritic cells 
Xiao-Zhou He, Liang Wang, Yan-Yun Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):532-540. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.532
Basic Research
Influence of kavain on hepatic ultrastructure 
Shuang Fu, Emine Korkmaz, Filip Braet, Quan Ngo, Iqbal Ramzan 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):541-546. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.541
CO liberated from CORM-2 modulates the inflammatory response in the liver of thermally injured mice 
Bing-Wei Sun, Yan Sun, Zhi-Wei Sun, Xi Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):547-553. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.547
Discovering differential protein expression caused by CagA-induced ERK pathway activation in AGS cells using the SELDI-ProteinChip platform 
Zhen Ge, Yong-Liang Zhu, Xian Zhong, Jie-Kai Yu, Shu Zheng 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):554-562. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.554
Rapid Communication
Artificial neural networks in the recognition of the presence of thyroid disease in patients with atrophic body gastritis 
Edith Lahner, Marco Intraligi, Massimo Buscema, Marco Centanni, Lucy Vannella, Enzo Grossi, Bruno Annibale 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):563-568. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.563
Biliary brush cytology: Factors associated with positive yields on biliary brush cytology 
Nasim Mahmoudi, Robert Enns, Jack Amar, Jaber AlAli, Eric Lam, Jennifer Telford 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):569-573. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.569
Gene modulation associated with inhibition of liver regeneration in hepatitis B virus X transgenic mice 
Malgorzata Sidorkiewicz, Jean-Philippe Jais, Guilherme Tralhao, Serban Morosan, Carlo Giannini, Nicolas Brezillon, Patrick Soussan, Oona Delpuech, Dina Kremsdorf 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):574-581. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.574
Gli-1 siRNA induced apoptosis in Huh7 cells 
Xi-Lin Chen, Liang-Qi Cao, Miao-Rong She, Qian Wang, Xiao-Hui Huang, Xin-Hui Fu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):582-589. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.582
Alleviation of ischemia/reperfusion injury in ob/ob mice by inhibiting UCP-2 expression in fatty liver 
Chi-Dan Wan, Chun-You Wang, Tao Liu, Rui Cheng, Hong-Bo Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):590-594. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.590
Regulation of demethylation and re-expression of RASSF1A gene in gastric cancer cell lines by combined treatment of 5-Aza-CdR and NaB 
Wen-Jing Shen, Dong-Qiu Dai, Yue Teng, Hong-Bo Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):595-600. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.595
Diagnosis and management of autoimmune pancreatitis: Experience from China 
Yang Song, Quan-Da Liu, Ning-Xin Zhou, Wen-Zhi Zhang, Dian-Jun Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):601-606. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.601
Expression of SOCS-1 in the liver tissues of chronic hepatitis B and its clinical significance 
Zhi-Xin Zhao, Qing-Xian Cai, Xiao-Mou Peng, Yu-Tian Chong, Zhi-Liang Gao 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):607-611. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.607
Quality of care for patients with inflammatory bowel disease in East China 
Qin Zhu, Qian Cao, Jian-Min Si 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):612-616. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.612
Polymorphism of thymidylate synthase gene associated with its protein expression in human colon cancer 
Kai-Huan Yu, Wei-Xing Wang, You-Ming Ding, Hui Li, Ze-Sheng Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):617-621. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.617
Significance of antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody in adult patients with Henoch-Schönlein purpura presenting mainly with gastrointestinal symptoms 
Yan Zhang, Yong-Kang Wu, Matthew A Ciorba, Qin Ouyang 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):622-626. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.622
Anticancer activity of genistein on implanted tumor of human SG7901 cells in nude mice 
Hai-Bo Zhou, Jin-Ming Chen, Jian-Ting Cai, Qin Du, Chan-Ni Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):627-631. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.627
Risk factors for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: A case-control study in China 
Yan-Ming Zhou, Zheng-Feng Yin, Jia-Mei Yang, Bin Li, Wen-Yu Shao, Feng Xu, Yu-Lan Wang, Dian-Qi Li 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):632-635. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.632
Case Report
An uncommon cause of corrosive esophageal injury 
Fabio Pace, Salvatore Greco, Stefano Pallotta, Daniela Bossi, Emilio Trabucchi, Gabrielle Bianchi Porro 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):636-637. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.636
Ileal schwannoma developing into ileocolic intussusception 
Shoji Hirasaki, Hiromitsu Kanzaki, Kohei Fujita, Seiyuu Suzuki, Kazuyasu Kobayashi, Hiromitsu Suzuki, Hideyuki Saeki 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):638-640. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.638
Combined duplication of the colon and vermiform appendix in an adult patient 
Sahin Kabay, Mehmet Yucel, Faik Yaylak, Alper Hacioglu, Mustafa C Algin, Esra G Olgun, Levent Sahin, Tayfun Aydin 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):641-643. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.641
Colonic duplication in an adult who presented with chronic constipation attributed to hypothyroidism 
Tihomir Kekez, Goran Augustin, Irena Hrstic, Dubravko Smud, Mate Majerovic, Zeljko Jelincic, Emil Kinda 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):644-646. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.644
Bile tract adenomyoma: A case report 
Gui-Ming Shu, Yi-Jun Wang, Zhi Du, Dong-Yan Li, Chang-Li Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):647-650. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.647
Letters To The Editor
Should we redefine large common bile duct stone? 
Shyam Sunder Sharma, Pankaj Jain 
World J Gastroenterol 14(4):651-652. Published online Jan 28, 2008. doi: 10.3748/wjg.14.651