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Editorial
Targeting key signalling pathways in oesophageal adenocarcinoma: A reality for personalised medicine? 
Richard R Keld, Yeng S Ang 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2781-2790. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2781
Review
Need for a comprehensive medical approach to the neuro-immuno-gastroenterology of irritable bowel syndrome 
Pejman Katiraei, Gilberto Bultron 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2791-2800. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2791
Adiponectin, a key adipokine in obesity related liver diseases 
Christa Buechler, Josef Wanninger, Markus Neumeier 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2801-2811. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2801
Original Article
Streptozotocin-induced expression of Ngn3 and Pax4 in neonatal rat pancreatic α-cells 
Xiao-Di Liang, Yuan-Yuan Guo, Ming Sun, Ying Ding, Ning Wang, Li Yuan, Wei De 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2812-2820. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2812
Pathological and MR-DWI study of the acute hepatic injury model after stem cell transplantation 
Quan-Liang Shang, En-Hua Xiao, Qi-Chang Zhou, Jian-Guang Luo, Hai-Jun Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2821-2828. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2821
Brief Article
NOD2 and ATG16L1 polymorphisms affect monocyte responses in Crohn’s disease 
Dylan M Glubb, Richard B Gearry, Murray L Barclay, Rebecca L Roberts, John Pearson, Jacqui I Keenan, Judy McKenzie, Robert W Bentley 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2829-2837. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2829
Is the schatzki ring a unique esophageal entity? 
Michaela Müller, Ines Gockel, Philip Hedwig, Alexander J Eckardt, Kathrin Kuhr, Jochem König, Volker F Eckardt 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2838-2843. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2838
Factors influencing lower esophageal sphincter relaxation after deglutition 
Lita Tibbling, Per Gezelius, Thomas Franzén 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2844-2847. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2844
Effects of sargentgloryvine stem extracts on HepG-2 cells in vitro and in vivo 
Ming-Hua Wang, Min Long, Bao-Yi Zhu, Shu-Hui Yang, Ji-Hong Ren, Hui-Zhong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2848-2854. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2848
Sonographic features of duodenal lipomas in eight clinicopathologically diagnosed patients 
Hong-Tan Chen, Guo-Qiang Xu, Li-Jun Wang, Yi-Peng Chen, You-Ming Li 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2855-2859. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2855
Association between ITGA2 C807T polymorphism and gastric cancer risk 
Jie Chen, Nan-Nan Liu, Jia-Qi Li, Li Yang, Ying Zeng, Xiao-Mei Zhao, Lin-Lin Xu, Xuan Luo, Bin Wang, Xue-Rong Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2860-2866. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2860
Log-normal censored regression model detecting prognostic factors in gastric cancer: A study of 3018 cases 
Bin-Bin Wang, Cai-Gang Liu, Ping Lu, A Latengbaolide, Yang Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2867-2872. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2867
Case Report
Diaphragm disease compared with cryptogenic multifocal ulcerous stenosing enteritis 
Sook Hee Chung, Yunju Jo, Sang Ryol Ryu, Sang Bong Ahn, Byoung Kwan Son, Seong Hwan Kim, Young Sook Park, Young Ok Hong 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2873-2876. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2873
Letters To The Editor
Time for the world to move beyond the percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy 
Ah San Pang 
World J Gastroenterol 17(23):2877-2878. Published online Jun 21, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i23.2877