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HER2 heterogeneity in gastric/gastroesophageal cancers: From benchside to practice 
Federica Grillo, Matteo Fassan, Francesca Sarocchi, Roberto Fiocca, Luca Mastracci 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5879-5887. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5879
Function-preserving gastrectomy for gastric cancer in Japan 
Eiji Nomura, Kunio Okajima 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5888-5895. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5888
Exploring the role of molecular biomarkers as a potential weapon against gastric cancer: A review of the literature 
Marwa Matboli, Sarah El-Nakeep, Nourhan Hossam, Alaa Habieb, Ahmed E M Azazy, Ali E Ebrahim, Ziad Nagy, Omar Abdel-Rahman 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5896-5908. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5896
Is endoscopic papillary balloon dilatation really a risk factor for post-ERCP pancreatitis? 
Toshio Fujisawa, Koichi Kagawa, Kantaro Hisatomi, Kensuke Kubota, Atsushi Nakajima, Nobuyuki Matsuhashi 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5909-5916. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5909
Recent traction methods for endoscopic submucosal dissection 
Kunihiro Tsuji, Naohiro Yoshida, Hiroyoshi Nakanishi, Kenichi Takemura, Shinya Yamada, Hisashi Doyama 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5917-5926. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5917
Bleeding after endoscopic submucosal dissection: Risk factors and preventive methods 
Yosuke Kataoka, Yosuke Tsuji, Yoshiki Sakaguchi, Chihiro Minatsuki, Itsuko Asada-Hirayama, Keiko Niimi, Satoshi Ono, Shinya Kodashima, Nobutake Yamamichi, Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Kazuhiko Koike 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5927-5935. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5927
Predictive factors of short term outcome after liver transplantation: A review 
Giuliano Bolondi, Federico Mocchegiani, Roberto Montalti, Daniele Nicolini, Marco Vivarelli, Lesley De Pietri 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5936-5949. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5936
Selective intestinal decontamination for the prevention of early bacterial infections after liver transplantation 
Elena Resino, Rafael San-Juan, Jose Maria Aguado 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5950-5957. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5950
Review
Role of inflammation and infection in the pathogenesis of human acute liver failure: Clinical implications for monitoring and therapy 
Mhairi C Donnelly, Peter C Hayes, Kenneth J Simpson 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5958-5970. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5958
Pancreatic cancer stem cell markers and exosomes - the incentive push 
Sarah Heiler, Zhe Wang, Margot Zöller 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):5971-6007. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.5971
Minireviews
Pulmonary complications of hepatic diseases 
Salim R Surani, Yamely Mendez, Humayun Anjum, Joseph Varon 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6008-6015. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6008
Basic Study
Silybin counteracts lipid excess and oxidative stress in cultured steatotic hepatic cells 
Giulia Vecchione, Elena Grasselli, Adriana Voci, Francesca Baldini, Ignazio Grattagliano, David QH Wang, Piero Portincasa, Laura Vergani 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6016-6026. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6016
Increased duodenal expression of miR-146a and -155 in pediatric Crohn’s disease 
Dániel Szűcs, Nóra Judit Béres, Réka Rokonay, Kriszta Boros, Katalin Borka, Zoltán Kiss, András Arató, Attila J Szabó, Ádám Vannay, Erna Sziksz, Csaba Bereczki, Gábor Veres 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6027-6035. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6027
Umbilical cord-derived mesenchymal stem cells alleviate liver fibrosis in rats 
Ning-Li Chai, Xiao-Bin Zhang, Si-Wen Chen, Ke-Xing Fan, En-Qiang Linghu 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6036-6048. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6036
Retrospective Cohort Study
Development and validation of a risk score for advanced colorectal adenoma recurrence after endoscopic resection 
Antonio Facciorusso, Marianna Di Maso, Gaetano Serviddio, Gianluigi Vendemiale, Nicola Muscatiello 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6049-6056. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6049
Visualizing the hepatic vascular architecture using superb microvascular imaging in patients with hepatitis C virus: A novel technique 
Hidekatsu Kuroda, Tamami Abe, Keisuke Kakisaka, Yudai Fujiwara, Yuichi Yoshida, Akio Miyasaka, Kazuyuki Ishida, Hideaki Ishida, Tamotsu Sugai, Yasuhiro Takikawa 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6057-6064. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6057
Retrospective Study
Impact of biliary stent-related events in patients diagnosed with advanced pancreatobiliary tumours receiving palliative chemotherapy 
Angela Lamarca, Christina Rigby, Mairéad G McNamara, Richard A Hubner, Juan W Valle 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6065-6075. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6065
Preoperative defining system for pancreatic head cancer considering surgical resection 
Seok Jeong Yang, Ho Kyoung Hwang, Chang Moo Kang, Woo Jung Lee 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6076-6082. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6076
Observational Study
High circulating tumor cell concentrations in a specific subtype of gastric cancer with diffuse bone metastasis at diagnosis 
Kazuhiro Shimazu, Koji Fukuda, Taichi Yoshida, Masahiro Inoue, Hiroyuki Shibata 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6083-6088. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6083
Case Report
Henoch-Schönlein purpura from vasculitis to intestinal perforation: A case report and literature review 
Butsabong Lerkvaleekul, Suporn Treepongkaruna, Pawaree Saisawat, Pornsri Thanachatchairattana, Napat Angkathunyakul, Nichanan Ruangwattanapaisarn, Soamarat Vilaiyuk 
World J Gastroenterol 22(26):6089-6094. Published online Jul 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i26.6089