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Review
Glycoprotein biomarkers for the detection of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma 
Esther Llop, Pedro E Guerrero, Adrià Duran, Sílvia Barrabés, Anna Massaguer, María José Ferri, Maite Albiol-Quer, Rafael de Llorens, Rosa Peracaula 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2537-2554. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2537
Hepatitis C virus infection in children in the era of direct-acting antiviral 
Malgorzata Pawlowska, Malgorzata Sobolewska-Pilarczyk, Krzysztof Domagalski 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2555-2566. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2555
Tumor heterogeneity of gastric cancer: From the perspective of tumor-initiating cell 
Jian-Peng Gao, Wei Xu, Wen-Tao Liu, Min Yan, Zheng-Gang Zhu 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2567-2581. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2567
Minireviews
Direct-acting antivirals and hepatocellular carcinoma in chronic hepatitis C: A few lights and many shadows 
Maria Guarino, Anna Sessa, Valentina Cossiga, Federica Morando, Nicola Caporaso, Filomena Morisco, On behalf of the Special Interest Group on “Hepatocellular carcinoma and new anti-HCV therapies” of the Italian Association for the Study of the Liver 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2582-2595. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2582
Basic Study
Novel serum microRNAs panel on the diagnostic and prognostic implications of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Yang An, Song Gao, Wen-Chao Zhao, Bao-An Qiu, Nian-Xin Xia, Peng-Jun Zhang, Zhen-Ping Fan 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2596-2604. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2596
Bioinformatics analysis of aberrantly methylated-differentially expressed genes and pathways in hepatocellular carcinoma 
Liang Sang, Xue-Mei Wang, Dong-Yang Xu, Wen-Jing Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2605-2616. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2605
Case Control Study
Mediterranean dietary components are inversely associated with advanced colorectal polyps: A case-control study 
Naomi Fliss-Isakov, Revital Kariv, Muriel Webb, Dana Ivancovsky, Dana Margalit, Shira Zelber-Sagi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2617-2627. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2617
Meta-Analysis
Comparison between uncut Roux-en-Y and Roux-en-Y reconstruction after distal gastrectomy for gastric cancer: A meta-analysis 
Ming-Ming Sun, Yi-Yi Fan, Sheng-Chun Dang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2628-2639. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2628
Case Report
Primary hepatic neuroendocrine tumor case with a preoperative course of 26 years: A case report and literature review 
Xiang-Fei Meng, Ying-Wei Pan, Zhan-Bo Wang, Wei-Dong Duan 
World J Gastroenterol 24(24):2640-2646. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i24.2640