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Colorectal cancer screening: The role of CT colonography 
Andrea Laghi, Franco Iafrate, Marco Rengo, Cesare Hassan 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):3987-3994. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.3987
Essential role of monocytes and macrophages in the progression of acute pancreatitis 
Pratima Shrivastava, Madhav Bhatia 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):3995-4002. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.3995
Frontier
Lymphangiogenesis: A new player in cancer progression 
Masayuki Nagahashi, Subramaniam Ramachandran, Omar M Rashid, Kazuaki Takabe 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4003-4012. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4003
Topic Highlight
Health related quality of life after surgery for colonic diverticular disease 
Imerio Angriman, Marco Scarpa, Cesare Ruffolo 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4013-4018. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4013
Review
Gene therapy for liver regeneration: Experimental studies and prospects for clinical trials 
Hussein M Atta 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4019-4030. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4019
Original Article
Extracellular matrices for gastrointestinal surgery: Ex vivo testing and current applications 
Jens Hoeppner, Goran Marjanovic, Peter Helwig, Ulrich Theodor Hopt, Tobias Keck 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4031-4038. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4031
Curcumin suppresses gastric NF-κB activation and macromolecular leakage in Helicobacter pylori-infected rats 
Kawiya Sintara, Duangporn Thong-Ngam, Suthiluk Patumraj, Naruemon Klaikeaw, Tanittha Chatsuwan 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4039-4046. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4039
High expression of ErbB2 contributes to cholangiocarcinoma cell invasion and proliferation through AKT/p70S6K 
Warapen Treekitkarnmongkol, Tuangporn Suthiphongchai 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4047-4054. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4047
Brief Article
Relationship between alcohol intake and dietary pattern: Findings from NHANES III 
Suthat Liangpunsakul 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4055-4060. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4055
Hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with chronic hepatitis C virus infection without cirrhosis 
Kathryn L Nash, Tracy Woodall, Ashley SM Brown, Susan E Davies, Graeme JM Alexander 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4061-4065. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4061
Quality of life assessment in patients with chronic pancreatitis receiving antioxidant therapy 
Nehal S Shah, Alistair J Makin, Aali J Sheen, Ajith K Siriwardena 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4066-4071. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4066
Diagnostic value of cancer-testis antigen mRNA in peripheral blood from hepatocellular carcinoma patients 
Li Zhao, Dong-Cheng Mou, Ji-Run Peng, Lei Huang, Zeng-An Wu, Xi-Sheng Leng 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4072-4078. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4072
Effects of moxibustion on dynorphin and endomorphin in rats with chronic visceral hyperalgesia 
Hui-Rong Liu, Li Qi, Lu-Yi Wu, Xiao-Peng Ma, Xiu-Di Qin, Wen-Yan Huang, Ming Dong, Huan-Gan Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4079-4083. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4079
Serological diagnostic factors for liver metastasis in patients with colorectal cancer 
Xiong-Zhi Wu, Feng Ma, Xue-Lin Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4084-4088. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4084
Altered expression of MUC2 and MUC5AC in progression of colorectal carcinoma 
Xiao-Dong Bu, Nan Li, Xiao-Qiang Tian, Li Li, Jin-Song Wang, Xiao-Jin Yu, Pei-Lin Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4089-4094. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4089
Efficacy of telbivudine in HBeAg-positive chronic hepatitis B patients with high baseline ALT levels 
Guo-Cai Lv, Wen-Jiang Ma, Lin-Jung Ying, Xi Jin, Lin Zheng, Yi-Da Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4095-4099. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4095
Specific shRNA targeting of FAK influenced collagen metabolism in rat hepatic stellate cells 
Zhi-Na Dun, Xiao-Lan Zhang, Jun-Yan An, Li-Bo Zheng, Robert Barrett, Shu-Rui Xie 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4100-4106. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4100
Case Report
Development of fatal acute liver failure in HIV-HBV coinfected patients 
Albert M Anderson, Marina B Mosunjac, Melody P Palmore, Melissa K Osborn, Andrew J Muir 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4107-4111. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4107
Successful recanalization of acute superior mesenteric artery thrombotic occlusion with primary aspiration thrombectomy 
Hye Jin Yang, Young Kwon Cho, Yun Ju Jo, Yoon Young Jung, Seung A Choi, Suk Hoon Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 16(32):4112-4114. Published online Aug 28, 2010. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i32.4112