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Esophageal cancer: Risk factors, screening and endoscopic treatment in Western and Eastern countries 
María José Domper Arnal, Ángel Ferrández Arenas, Ángel Lanas Arbeloa 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):7933-7943. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.7933
Familial colorectal cancer screening: When and what to do? 
Giovanna Del Vecchio Blanco, Omero Alessandro Paoluzi, Pierpaolo Sileri, Piero Rossi, Giuseppe Sica, Francesco Pallone 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):7944-7953. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.7944
Multimodal treatment of gastric cancer in the west: Where are we going? 
Daniele Marrelli, Karol Polom, Giovanni de Manzoni, Paolo Morgagni, Gian Luca Baiocchi, Franco Roviello 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):7954-7969. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.7954
Management of ampullary neoplasms: A tailored approach between endoscopy and surgery 
Francesca Panzeri, Stefano Crippa, Paola Castelli, Francesca Aleotti, Alessandro Pucci, Stefano Partelli, Giuseppe Zamboni, Massimo Falconi 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):7970-7987. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.7970
Current status and progress of pancreatic cancer in China 
Quan-Jun Lin, Feng Yang, Chen Jin, De-Liang Fu 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):7988-8003. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.7988
Minireviews
Perioperative thrombotic complications in liver transplantation 
Paolo Feltracco, Stefania Barbieri, Umberto Cillo, Giacomo Zanus, Marco Senzolo, Carlo Ori 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8004-8013. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8004
Helicobacter pylori-negative gastric mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue lymphomas: A review 
Naoki Asano, Katsunori Iijima, Tomoyuki Koike, Akira Imatani, Tooru Shimosegawa 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8014-8020. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8014
Basic Study
Losartan activates sirtuin 1 in rat reduced-size orthotopic liver transplantation 
Eirini Pantazi, Mohamed Bejaoui, Mohamed Amine Zaouali, Emma Folch-Puy, Anabela Pinto Rolo, Arnau Panisello, Carlos Marques Palmeira, Joan Roselló-Catafau 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8021-8031. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8021
Changes in gene expression in liver tissue from patients with fulminant hepatitis E 
Anshu Naik, Amit Goel, Vinita Agrawal, Aditya N Sarangi, Nanda Chhavi, Vineeta Singh, Shahid Jameel, Rakesh Aggarwal 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8032-8042. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8032
Contrast-enhanced micro-computed tomography using ExiTron nano6000 for assessment of liver injury 
Xiang-Wei Hua, Tian-Fei Lu, Da-Wei Li, Wei-Gang Wang, Jun Li, Zhen-Ze Liu, Wei-Wei Lin, Jian-Jun Zhang, Qiang Xia 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8043-8051. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8043
Conjugation of toll-like receptor-7 agonist to gastric cancer antigen MG7-Ag exerts antitumor effects 
Xiao-Dong Wang, Ning-Ning Gao, Yu-Wen Diao, Yu Liu, Dong Gao, Wang Li, Yan-Yan Wan, Jing-Jing Zhong, Guang-Yi Jin 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8052-8060. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8052
Ameliorative effects of lutein on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in rats 
Xiang Qiu, Dan-Hong Gao, Xiao Xiang, Yu-Fang Xiong, Teng-Shi Zhu, Lie-Gang Liu, Xiu-Fa Sun, Li-Ping Hao 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8061-8072. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8061
Extrahepatic portacaval shunt via a magnetic compression technique: A cadaveric feasibility study 
Xiao-Peng Yan, Wen-Yan Liu, Jia Ma, Jian-Peng Li, Yi Lv 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8073-8080. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8073
Ischemic preconditioning ameliorates intestinal injury induced by ischemia-reperfusion in rats 
Yuan-Yuan Ji, Zhi-Dong Wang, Shu-Feng Wang, Bao-Tai Wang, Zheng-An Yang, Xiao-Rong Zhou, Ni-Na Lei, Wei-Na Yue 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8081-8088. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8081
Liuweiwuling tablets attenuate acetaminophen-induced acute liver injury and promote liver regeneration in mice 
Yan-Chang Lei, Wen Li, Pan Luo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8089-8095. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8089
Case Control Study
Increased serum soluble lectin-like oxidized low-density lipoprotein receptor-1 levels in patients with biopsy-proven nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 
Oguzhan Ozturk, Yasar Colak, Ebubekir Senates, Yusuf Yilmaz, Celal Ulasoglu, Levent Doganay, Seyma Ozkanli, Yasemin Musteri Oltulu, Ender Coskunpinar, Ilyas Tuncer 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8096-8102. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8096
Retrospective Study
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome-diarrhea have lower disease-specific quality of life than irritable bowel syndrome-constipation 
Prashant Singh, Kyle Staller, Kenneth Barshop, Elaine Dai, Jennifer Newman, Sonia Yoon, Shahar Castel, Braden Kuo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8103-8109. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8103
Effect of technical parameters on transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts utilizing stent grafts 
Brice Andring, Sanjeeva P Kalva, Patrick Sutphin, Rajiv Srinivasa, Alvin Anene, Marc Burrell, Yin Xi, Anil K Pillai 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8110-8117. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8110
Efficacy of endoscopic ultrasonography-guided fine needle aspiration for pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor grading 
Mitsuru Sugimoto, Tadayuki Takagi, Takuto Hikichi, Rei Suzuki, Ko Watanabe, Jun Nakamura, Hitomi Kikuchi, Naoki Konno, Yuichi Waragai, Hiroyuki Asama, Mika Takasumi, Hiroshi Watanabe, Katsutoshi Obara, Hiromasa Ohira 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8118-8124. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8118
Risk factors for complications associated with upper gastrointestinal foreign bodies 
Kyong Hee Hong, Yoon Jae Kim, Jae Hak Kim, Song Wook Chun, Hee Man Kim, Jae Hee Cho 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8125-8131. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8125
Fourteen- vs seven-day bismuth-based quadruple therapy for second-line Helicobacter pylori eradication 
Jae Jin Hwang, Dong Ho Lee, Ae-Ra Lee, Hyuk Yoon, Cheol Min Shin, Young Soo Park, Nayoung Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8132-8139. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8132
Liver transplantation for hepatitis B virus: Decreasing indication and changing trends 
Waleed Al-hamoudi, Hussien Elsiesy, Abdulrahman Bendahmash, Nasser Al-masri, Safiyya Ali, Naglaa Allam, Mohammed Al Sofayan, Hamad Al Bahili, Mohammed Al Sebayel, Dieter Broering, Sammy Saab, Faisal Abaalkhail 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8140-8147. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8140
Relationship between severity of venous calcifications and symptoms of phlebosclerotic colitis 
Tsung-Shuo Yen, Chien-An Liu, Nai-Chi Chiu, Yi-You Chiou, Yi-Hong Chou, Cheng-Yen Chang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8148-8155. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8148
Stereotactic body radiotherapy using CyberKnife for locally advanced unresectable and metastatic pancreatic cancer 
Ting-Shi Su, Ping Liang, Huan-Zhen Lu, Jian-Ning Liang, Jian-Min Liu, Ying Zhou, Ying-Chuan Gao, Min-Yang Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8156-8162. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8156
Management of hepatocellular carcinoma rupture in the caudate lobe 
De-Fei Hong, Ying-Bin Liu, Shu-You Peng, Jin-Zhong Pang, Zhi-Fei Wang, Jian Cheng, Guo-Liang Shen, Yuan-Biao Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8163-8169. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8163
Observational Study
Japanese apricot improves symptoms of gastrointestinal dysmotility associated with gastroesophageal reflux disease 
Takao Maekita, Jun Kato, Shotaro Enomoto, Takeichi Yoshida, Hirotoshi Utsunomiya, Hideyuki Hayashi, Toshiko Hanamitsu, Izumi Inoue, Yoshimasa Maeda, Kosaku Moribata, Yosuke Muraki, Naoki Shingaki, Hisanobu Deguchi, Kazuki Ueda, Mikitaka Iguchi, Hideyuki Tamai, Masao Ichinose 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8170-8177. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8170
Prospective Study
Procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids vs traditional surgery for outlet obstructive constipation 
Ming Lu, Bo Yang, Yang Liu, Qing Liu, Hao Wen 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8178-8183. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8178
Randomized Controlled Trial
Intraprocedural bowel cleansing with the JetPrep cleansing system improves adenoma detection 
Arthur Hoffman, Sanjay Murthy, Lena Pompetzki, Johannes Wilhelm Rey, Martin Goetz, Achim Tresch, Peter Robert Galle, Ralf Kiesslich 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8184-8194. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8184
Safety and efficacy of carbon dioxide insufflation during gastric endoscopic submucosal dissection 
Jun Takada, Hiroshi Araki, Fumito Onogi, Takayuki Nakanishi, Masaya Kubota, Takashi Ibuka, Masahito Shimizu, Hisataka Moriwaki 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8195-8202. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8195
Case Report
Anti-inflammatory effect of recombinant thrombomodulin for fulminant hepatic failure 
Kazutaka Kurokohchi, Osamu Imataki, Fumiyoshi Kubo 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8203-8207. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8203
Gastric adenocarcinoma of fundic gland type: Five cases treated with endoscopic resection 
Masaki Miyazawa, Mitsuru Matsuda, Masaaki Yano, Yasumasa Hara, Fumitaka Arihara, Yosuke Horita, Koichiro Matsuda, Akito Sakai, Yatsugi Noda 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8208-8214. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8208
Endoscopic snare papillectomy for a solitary Peutz-Jeghers-type polyp in the duodenum with ingrowth into the common bile duct: Case report 
Keiichi Suzuki, Hajime Higuchi, Sayaka Shimizu, Masaru Nakano, Hiroshi Serizawa, Shojiro Morinaga 
World J Gastroenterol 21(26):8215-8220. Published online Jul 14, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i26.8215