BPG is committed to discovery and dissemination of knowledge
Open-Access Journal
Editorial
Symbiotic chemo- and immuno-therapy for hepatitis B and C viruses 
Babita Agrawal, Rakesh Kumar 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5623-5626. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5623
Topic Highlight
Liquid biopsy in patients with pancreatic cancer: Circulating tumor cells and cell-free nucleic acids 
Taisuke Imamura, Shuhei Komatsu, Daisuke Ichikawa, Tsutomu Kawaguchi, Mahito Miyamae, Wataru Okajima, Takuma Ohashi, Tomohiro Arita, Hirotaka Konishi, Atsushi Shiozaki, Ryo Morimura, Hisashi Ikoma, Kazuma Okamoto, Eigo Otsuji 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5627-5641. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5627
Light and sound - emerging imaging techniques for inflammatory bowel disease 
Ferdinand Knieling, Maximilian J Waldner 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5642-5654. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5642
Oral pathology in inflammatory bowel disease 
Miranda Muhvić-Urek, Marija Tomac-Stojmenović, Brankica Mijandrušić-Sinčić 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5655-5667. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5655
Genomic diversity of colorectal cancer: Changing landscape and emerging targets 
Daniel H Ahn, Kristen K Ciombor, Sameh Mikhail, Tanios Bekaii-Saab 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5668-5677. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5668
New trends in molecular and cellular biomarker discovery for colorectal cancer 
Parisa Aghagolzadeh, Ramin Radpour 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5678-5693. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5678
Laparoscopic and robot-assisted gastrectomy for gastric cancer: Current considerations 
Stefano Caruso, Alberto Patriti, Franco Roviello, Lorenzo De Franco, Franco Franceschini, Andrea Coratti, Graziano Ceccarelli 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5694-5717. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5694
Preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative risk factors for anastomotic leakage after laparoscopic low anterior resection with double stapling technique anastomosis 
Kenji Kawada, Yoshiharu Sakai 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5718-5727. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5718
Review
Hepatopulmonary syndrome: What we know and what we would like to know 
Israel Grilo-Bensusan, Juan Manuel Pascasio-Acevedo 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5728-5741. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5728
Gut dysfunction in Parkinson's disease 
Adreesh Mukherjee, Atanu Biswas, Shyamal Kumar Das 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5742-5752. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5742
Minireviews
Acetic acid chromoendoscopy: Improving neoplasia detection in Barrett's esophagus 
Fergus J Q Chedgy, Sharmila Subramaniam, Kesavan Kandiah, Sreedhari Thayalasekaran, Pradeep Bhandari 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5753-5760. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5753
Basic Study
Role of sex hormones in gastrointestinal motility in pregnant and non-pregnant rats 
Juliana Fernandes Matos, Madileine Francely Americo, Yuri Karen Sinzato, Gustavo Tadeu Volpato, Luciana Aparecida Corá, Marcos Felipe Freitas Calabresi, Ricardo Brandt Oliveira, Debora Cristina Damasceno, Jose Ricardo Arruda Miranda 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5761-5768. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5761
Urotensin II-induced insulin resistance is mediated by NADPH oxidase-derived reactive oxygen species in HepG2 cells 
Ying-Ying Li, Zheng-Ming Shi, Xiao-Yong Yu, Ping Feng, Xue-Jiang Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5769-5779. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5769
Retrospective Study
Nationwide trends and predictors of inpatient mortality in 83884 transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt 
Edward Wolfgang Lee, Andrew Kuei, Sammy Saab, Ronald W Busuttil, Francisco Durazo, Steven-Huy Han, Mohamed M El-Kabany, Justin P McWilliams, Stephen T Kee 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5780-5789. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5780
Clinical analysis of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after living-donor liver transplantation 
Gun Hyung Na, Tae Ho Hong, Young Kyoung You, Dong Goo Kim 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5790-5799. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5790
Observational Study
Acceptance of living liver donation among medical students: A multicenter stratified study from Spain 
Antonio Ríos, Ana Isabel López-Navas, Ana Isabel López-López, Francisco Javier Gómez, Jorge Iriarte, Rafael Herruzo, Gerardo Blanco, Francisco Javier Llorca, Angel Asunsolo, Pilar Sánchez-Gallegos, Pedro Ramón Gutiérrez, Ana Fernández, María Teresa de Jesús, Laura Martínez-Alarcón, Alberto Lana, Lorena Fuentes, Juan Ramón Hernández, Julio Virseda, José Yelamos, José Antonio Bondía, Antonio Miguel Hernández, Marco Antonio Ayala, Pablo Ramírez, Pascual Parrilla 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5800-5813. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5800
Low expression of ARID1A correlates with poor prognosis in intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma 
Song-Zhu Yang, An-Qiang Wang, Juan Du, Jian-Tao Wang, Wei-Wei Yu, Qing Liu, Yan-Fang Wu, Shu-Guang Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5814-5821. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5814
Establishment of a nested-ASP-PCR method to determine the clarithromycin resistance of Helicobacter pylori 
Xiao-Feng Luo, Jian-Hua Jiao, Wen-Yue Zhang, Han-Ming Pu, Bao-Jin Qu, Bing-Ya Yang, Min Hou, Min-Jun Ji 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5822-5830. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5822
Randomized Controlled Trial
Hemostatic effect of topical hemocoagulase spray in digestive endoscopy 
Tao Wang, Dan-Na Wang, Wen-Tian Liu, Zhong-Qing Zheng, Xin Chen, Wei-Li Fang, Shu Li, Li Liang, Bang-Mao Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5831-5836. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5831
Systematic Reviews
Towards safe injection practices for prevention of hepatitis C transmission in South Asia: Challenges and progress 
Naveed Zafar Janjua, Zahid Ahmad Butt, Bushra Mahmood, Arshad Altaf 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5837-5852. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5837
Gastrointestinal and liver infections in children undergoing antineoplastic chemotherapy in the years 2000 
Elio Castagnola, Eliana Ruberto, Alfredo Guarino 
World J Gastroenterol 22(25):5853-5866. Published online Jul 7, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i25.5853