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Proteomic and genomic studies of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease - clues in the pathogenesis 
Jun Wei Lim, John Dillon, Michael Miller 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8325-8340. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8325
Modern approach to the clinical management of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease 
Maria Del Ben, Licia Polimeni, Francesco Baratta, Daniele Pastori, Lorenzo Loffredo, Francesco Angelico 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8341-8350. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8341
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and polycystic ovary syndrome 
Evangeline Vassilatou 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8351-8363. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8351
Experimental models of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in rats 
Otto Kucera, Zuzana Cervinkova 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8364-8376. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8364
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and diabetes: From physiopathological interplay to diagnosis and treatment 
Nathalie C Leite, Cristiane A Villela-Nogueira, Claudia R L Cardoso, Gil F Salles 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8377-8392. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8377
Clinical differences between alcoholic liver disease and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 
Nobuyuki Toshikuni, Mikihiro Tsutsumi, Tomiyasu Arisawa 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8393-8406. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8393
Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and cardiovascular disease 
Hong Liu, Hong-Yun Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8407-8415. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8407
Role of small bowel capsule endoscopy in the diagnosis and management of iron deficiency anemia in elderly: A comprehensive review of the current literature 
Adnan Muhammad, Gitanjali Vidyarthi, Patrick Brady 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8416-8423. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8416
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided treatments: Are we getting evidence based - a systematic review 
Carlo Fabbri, Carmelo Luigiano, Andrea Lisotti, Vincenzo Cennamo, Clara Virgilio, Giancarlo Caletti, Pietro Fusaroli 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8424-8448. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8424
Colonic polyps: Is it useful to characterize them with advanced endoscopy? 
Maria Lopez-Ceron, Erwin Sanabria, Maria Pellise 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8449-8457. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8449
c-Met signaling in the development of tumorigenesis and chemoresistance: Potential applications in pancreatic cancer 
Daniel Delitto, Eva Vertes-George, Steven J Hughes, Kevin E Behrns, Jose G Trevino 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8458-8470. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8458
Pancreatic cancer organotypics: High throughput, preclinical models for pharmacological agent evaluation 
Stacey J Coleman, Jennifer Watt, Prabhu Arumugam, Leonardo Solaini, Elisabeta Carapuca, Mohammed Ghallab, Richard P Grose, Hemant M Kocher 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8471-8481. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8471
hENT1 expression is predictive of gemcitabine outcome in pancreatic cancer: A systematic review 
Stina Nordh, Daniel Ansari, Roland Andersson 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8482-8490. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8482
Review
Liver zonation: Novel aspects of its regulation and its impact on homeostasis 
Rolf Gebhardt, Madlen Matz-Soja 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8491-8504. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8491
Gastroenteric tube feeding: Techniques, problems and solutions 
Irina Blumenstein, Yogesh M Shastri, Jürgen Stein 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8505-8524. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8505
Original Article
High fat diet feeding results in gender specific steatohepatitis and inflammasome activation 
Michal Ganz, Timea Csak, Gyongyi Szabo 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8525-8534. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8525
Novel diagnostics for aggravating pancreatic fistulas at the acute phase after pancreatectomy 
Mitsuro Kanda, Tsutomu Fujii, Hideki Takami, Masaya Suenaga, Yoshikuni Inokawa, Suguru Yamada, Daisuke Kobayashi, Chie Tanaka, Hiroyuki Sugimoto, Masahiko Koike, Shuji Nomoto, Michitaka Fujiwara, Yasuhiro Kodera 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8535-8544. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8535
Clobenpropit enhances anti-tumor effect of gemcitabine in pancreatic cancer 
Woo Hyun Paik, Ji Kon Ryu, Kyoung-Sin Jeong, Jin Myung Park, Byeong Jun Song, Sang Hyub Lee, Yong-Tae Kim, Yong Bum Yoon 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8545-8557. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8545
Changes in circulating Foxp3+ regulatory T cells and interleukin-17-producing T helper cells during HBV-related acute-on-chronic liver failure 
Xue-Song Liang, Cheng-Zhong Li, Yin Zhou, Wei Yin, Ya-Yun Liu, Wen-Han Fan 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8558-8571. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8558
Zinc protoporphyrin IX enhances chemotherapeutic response of hepatoma cells to cisplatin 
Yang-Sui Liu, Huan-Song Li, Dun-Feng Qi, Jun Zhang, Xin-Chun Jiang, Kui Shi, Xiao-Jun Zhang, Xin-Hui Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8572-8582. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8572
Research Report
Prognostic significance of preoperative fibrinogen in patients with colon cancer 
Zhen-Qiang Sun, Xiao-Na Han, Hai-Jiang Wang, Yong Tang, Ze-Liang Zhao, Yan-Li Qu, Rui-Wei Xu, Yan-Yan Liu, Xian-Bo Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8583-8591. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8583
Case Control Study
Risk of gastric cancer is associated with PRKAA1 gene polymorphisms in Koreans 
Yong-Dae Kim, Dong-Hyuk Yim, Sang-Yong Eom, Sun In Moon, Hyo-Yung Yun, Young-Jin Song, Sei-Jin Youn, Taisun Hyun, Joo-Seung Park, Byung Sik Kim, Jong-Young Lee, Hee Kwan Won, Heon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8592-8598. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8592
Retrospective Study
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration for suspected malignancies adjacent to the gastrointestinal tract 
Pietro Gambitta, Antonio Armellino, Edoardo Forti, Maurizio Vertemati, Paola Enrica Colombo, Paolo Aseni 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8599-8605. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8599
Birthplace is not a determinant of colorectal adenomas 
Fiona Tran, Jenn Hian Koo 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8606-8611. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8606
Follow-up of patients with pseudotumoral chronic pancreatitis: Outcome and surveillance 
Félix Ignacio Téllez-Ávila, Álvaro Villalobos-Garita, Marc Giovannini, Carlos Chan, Jorge Hernández-Calleros, Luis Uscanga, Miguel Ángel Ramírez-Luna 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8612-8616. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8612
Need for pancreatic stenting after sphincterotomy in patients with difficult cannulation 
Kazunari Nakahara, Chiaki Okuse, Keigo Suetani, Yosuke Michikawa, Shinjiro Kobayashi, Takehito Otsubo, Fumio Itoh 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8617-8623. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8617
Selection of appropriate endoscopic therapies for duodenal tumors: An open-label study, single-center experience 
Satohiro Matsumoto, Yukio Yoshida 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8624-8630. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8624
Impact of tumor location on clinical outcomes of gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection 
Ji Young Yoon, Choong Nam Shim, Sook Hee Chung, Wan Park, Hyunsoo Chung, Hyuk Lee, Sung Kwan Shin, Sang Kil Lee, Yong Chan Lee, Jun Chul Park 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8631-8637. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8631
Outcomes of simple saline-coupled bipolar electrocautery for hepatic resection 
Jian-Yang Guo, De-Wei Li, Rui Liao, Ping Huang, Xian-Bing Kong, Ji-Ming Wang, Hong-Lin Wang, Shi-Qiao Luo, Xiong Yan, Cheng-You Du 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8638-8645. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8638
Clinical Trials Study
Lipid levels in serum and cancerous tissues of colorectal cancer patients 
Xin Zhang, Xian-Wen Zhao, Dong-Bo Liu, Cun-Zhi Han, Li-Li Du, Jie-Xiang Jing, Yan Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8646-8652. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8646
Plasma free amino acid profiling of esophageal cancer using high-performance liquid chromatography spectroscopy 
Hong Ma, Ayshamgul Hasim, Batur Mamtimin, Bin Kong, Hai-Ping Zhang, Ilyar Sheyhidin 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8653-8659. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8653
Outcomes of autologous bone marrow mononuclear cell transplantation in decompensated liver cirrhosis 
Yang-Qiu Bai, Yu-Xiu Yang, Ya-Ge Yang, Song-Ze Ding, Fang-Li Jin, Ming-Bo Cao, Yan-Rui Zhang, Bing-Yong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8660-8666. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8660
Observational Study
Pro-atherosclerotic markers and cardiovascular risk factors one year after liver transplantation 
Mario Reis Alvares-da-Silva, Claudia Pinto Marques Souza de Oliveira, José Tadeu Stefano, Hermes V Barbeiro, Denise Barbeiro, Francisco G Soriano, Alberto Queiroz Farias, Flair José Carrilho, Luiz Augusto Carneiro D’Albuquerque 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8667-8673. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8667
Combination of symptoms, syndrome and disease: Treatment of refractory diabetic gastroparesis 
Jun-Ling Li, Min Li, Bing Pang, Qiang Zhou, Jia-Xing Tian, Hong-Xing Liu, Xi-Yan Zhao, Xiao-Lin Tong 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8674-8680. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8674
Expression of P450 and nuclear receptors in normal and end-stage Chinese livers 
Hong Chen, Zhong-Yang Shen, Wang Xu, Tie-Yan Fan, Jun Li, Yuan-Fu Lu, Ming-Liang Cheng, Jie Liu 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8681-8690. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8681
Prospective Study
Drain amylase value as an early predictor of pancreatic fistula after cephalic duodenopancreatectomy 
Vladimir D Dugalic, Djordje M Knezevic, Vladan N Obradovic, Miroslava G Gojnic-Dugalic, Slavko V Matic, Aleksandra R Pavlovic-Markovic, Predrag D Dugalic, Srbislav M Knezevic 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8691-8699. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8691
APE1 polymorphisms are associated with colorectal cancer susceptibility in Chinese Hans 
Shi-Heng Zhang, Lin-Ang Wang, Zheng Li, Yu Peng, Yan-Ping Cun, Nan Dai, Yi Cheng, He Xiao, Yan-Li Xiong, Dong Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8700-8708. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8700
Randomized Clinical Trial
I.31, a new combination of probiotics, improves irritable bowel syndrome-related quality of life 
Vicente Lorenzo-Zúñiga, Elba Llop, Cristina Suárez, Beatriz Álvarez, Luis Abreu, Jordi Espadaler, Jordi Serra 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8709-8716. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8709
Case Report
Acute abdomen: Rare and unusual presentation of right colic xanthogranulomatosis 
Paola Addario Chieco, Laura Antolino, Valentina Giaccaglia, Francesca Centanini, Gaetano Vincenzo Cunsolo, Alessandra Sparagna, Stefania Uccini, Vincenzo Ziparo 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8717-8721. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8717
HBsAg clearance by Peg-interferon addition to a long-term nucleos(t)ide analogue therapy 
Michele Barone, Andrea Iannone, Alfredo Di Leo 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8722-8725. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8722
Perihepatic adhesions: An unusual complication of hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes and low platelet syndrome 
Margot M Koeneman, Ger H Koek, Marc Bemelmans, Louis L Peeters 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8726-8728. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8726
Two-stage treatment with hepatectomy and carbon-ion radiotherapy for multiple hepatic epithelioid hemangioendotheliomas 
Shohei Komatsu, Takeshi Iwasaki, Yusuke Demizu, Kazuki Terashima, Osamu Fujii, Atsushi Takebe, Akihiro Toyokawa, Kazuhiro Teramura, Takumi Fukumoto, Yonson Ku, Nobukazu Fuwa 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8729-8735. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8729
Tubulopapillary adenoma of the gallbladder accompanied by bile duct tumor thrombus 
Kentaroh Yamamoto, Fumio Yamamoto, Atsuhiro Maeda, Hirotsune Igimi, Mami Yamamoto, Ryosuke Yamaguchi, Yuichi Yamashita 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8736-8739. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8736
First case of IgG4-related sclerosing cholangitis associated with autoimmune hemolytic anemia 
Hironori Masutani, Kosuke Okuwaki, Mitsuhiro Kida, Hiroshi Yamauchi, Hiroshi Imaizumi, Shiro Miyazawa, Tomohisa Iwai, Miyoko Takezawa, Wasaburo Koizumi 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8740-8744. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8740
Laparoscopic segmental colectomy for colonic lymphangiomas: A definitive, minimally invasive surgical option 
Chang-Hua Zhuo, De-Bing Shi, Min-Gang Ying, Yu-Fan Cheng, Yu-Wei Wang, Wen-Ming Zhang, San-Jun Cai, Xin-Xiang Li 
World J Gastroenterol 20(26):8745-8750. Published online Jul 14, 2014. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i26.8745