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Dendritic cell-based cancer immunotherapy for colorectal cancer 
Mikio Kajihara, Kazuki Takakura, Tomoya Kanai, Zensho Ito, Keisuke Saito, Shinichiro Takami, Shigetaka Shimodaira, Masato Okamoto, Toshifumi Ohkusa, Shigeo Koido 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4275-4286. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4275
Precore/core region mutations of hepatitis B virus related to clinical severity 
Hong Kim, Seoung-Ae Lee, Seung Yeon Do, Bum-Joon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4287-4296. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4287
Review
Post-ablation surveillance in Barrett's esophagus: A review of the literature 
Matthew W Stier, Vani J Konda, John Hart, Irving Waxman 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4297-4306. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4297
Recent developments and innovations in gastric cancer 
Mehmet Mihmanli, Enver Ilhan, Ufuk Oguz Idiz, Ali Alemdar, Uygar Demir 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4307-4320. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4307
Basic Study
Growth hormone abolishes the negative effects of everolimus on intestinal wound healing 
Markus Alexander Küper, Sebastian Trütschel, Jürgen Weinreich, Alfred Königsrainer, Stefan Beckert 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4321-4329. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4321
Effect of the manipulation of the duodenal papilla during double balloon enteroscopy 
Rafael Latorre, Octavio López-Albors, Federico Soria, Eugenia Candanosa, Enrique Pérez-Cuadrado 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4330-4337. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4330
Shear wave elastography results correlate with liver fibrosis histology and liver function reserve 
Yan-Hong Feng, Xiang-Dong Hu, Lin Zhai, Ji-Bin Liu, Lan-Yan Qiu, Yuan Zu, Si Liang, Yu Gui, Lin-Xue Qian 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4338-4344. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4338
Activation of AMPK/MnSOD signaling mediates anti-apoptotic effect of hepatitis B virus in hepatoma cells 
Lei Li, Hong-Hai Hong, Shi-Ping Chen, Cai-Qi Ma, Han-Yan Liu, Ya-Chao Yao 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4345-4353. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4345
Inhibitory effect of miR-125b on hepatitis C virus core protein-induced TLR2/MyD88 signaling in THP-1 cells 
Cheng Peng, Hua Wang, Wen-Jing Zhang, Sheng-Hua Jie, Qiao-Xia Tong, Meng-Ji Lu, Dong-Liang Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4354-4361. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4354
Case Control Study
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease is not associated with a lower health perception 
Liat Mlynarsky, Dalit Schlesinger, Roni Lotan, Muriel Webb, Zamir Halpern, Erwin Santo, Oren Shibolet, Shira Zelber-Sagi 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4362-4372. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4362
Retrospective Study
Significance of functional hepatic resection rate calculated using 3D CT/99mTc-galactosyl human serum albumin single-photon emission computed tomography fusion imaging 
Yosuke Tsuruga, Toshiya Kamiyama, Hirofumi Kamachi, Shingo Shimada, Kenji Wakayama, Tatsuya Orimo, Tatsuhiko Kakisaka, Hideki Yokoo, Akinobu Taketomi 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4373-4379. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4373
Clinicopathological features of familial adenomatous polyposis in Korean patients 
Sung Min Jung, Yong Sik Yoon, Seok-Byeong Lim, Chang Sik Yu, Jin Cheon Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4380-4388. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4380
Clinical Trials Study
Efficacy and safety of granulocyte, monocyte/macrophage adsorptive in pediatric ulcerative colitis 
Tarja Ruuska, Peter Küster, Lena Grahnquist, Fredrik Lindgren, Anne Vibeke Wewer 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4389-4396. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4389
Observational Study
Clinical scenarios for the use of S100β as a marker of hepatic encephalopathy 
Andrés Duarte-Rojo, Astrid Ruiz-Margáin, Ricardo U Macias-Rodriguez, Francisco Javier Cubero, José Estradas-Trujillo, Rosa Ma Muñoz-Fuentes, Aldo Torre 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4397-4402. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4397
Serum Mac-2 binding protein is a novel biomarker for chronic pancreatitis 
Tomohiro Maekawa, Yoshihiro Kamada, Yusuke Ebisutani, Makiko Ueda, Tomoki Hata, Koichi Kawamoto, Shinji Takamatsu, Kayo Mizutani, Mayuka Shimomura, Tomoaki Sobajima, Hironobu Fujii, Kotarosumitomo Nakayama, Kimihiro Nishino, Makoto Yamada, Takashi Kumada, Toshifumi Ito, Hidetoshi Eguchi, Hiroaki Nagano, Eiji Miyoshi 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4403-4410. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4403
Case Report
Subcapsular hepatic haematoma of the right lobe following endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: Case report and literature review 
Marco Antonio Zappa, Alberto Aiolfi, Ilaria Antonini, Cinzia Domenica Musolino, Andrea Porta 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4411-4415. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4411
Inverted Meckel’s diverticulum preoperatively diagnosed using double-balloon enteroscopy 
Kosuke Takagaki, Satoshi Osawa, Tatsuhiro Ito, Moriya Iwaizumi, Yasushi Hamaya, Hiroe Tsukui, Takahisa Furuta, Hidetoshi Wada, Satoshi Baba, Ken Sugimoto 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4416-4420. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4416
Spilled gallstones mimicking a retroperitoneal sarcoma following laparoscopic cholecystectomy 
Bum-Soo Kim, Sun-Hyung Joo, Hyun-Cheol Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 22(17):4421-4426. Published online May 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i17.4421