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Review
Role of microRNAs in the main molecular pathways of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Francesco Vasuri, Michela Visani, Giorgia Acquaviva, Thomas Brand, Michelangelo Fiorentino, Annalisa Pession, Giovanni Tallini, Antonia D’Errico, Dario de Biase 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2647-2660. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2647
Apoptosis and non-alcoholic fatty liver diseases 
Tatsuo Kanda, Shunichi Matsuoka, Motomi Yamazaki, Toshikatsu Shibata, Kazushige Nirei, Hiroshi Takahashi, Tomohiro Kaneko, Mariko Fujisawa, Teruhisa Higuchi, Hitomi Nakamura, Naoki Matsumoto, Hiroaki Yamagami, Masahiro Ogawa, Hiroo Imazu, Kazumichi Kuroda, Mitsuhiko Moriyama 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2661-2672. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2661
Diets, functional foods, and nutraceuticals as alternative therapies for inflammatory bowel disease: Present status and future trends 
Mohammad Al Mijan, Beong Ou Lim 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2673-2685. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2673
Minireviews
Advances in immuno-oncology biomarkers for gastroesophageal cancer: Programmed death ligand 1, microsatellite instability, and beyond 
Emily M Lin, Jun Gong, Samuel J Klempner, Joseph Chao 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2686-2697. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2686
Minimally invasive donor hepatectomy, are we ready for prime time? 
Kin Pan Au, Kenneth Siu Ho Chok 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2698-2709. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2698
Basic Study
Intra-individual comparison of therapeutic responses to vascular disrupting agent CA4P between rodent primary and secondary liver cancers 
Ye-Wei Liu, Frederik De Keyzer, Yuan-Bo Feng, Feng Chen, Shao-Li Song, Johan Swinnen, Guy Bormans, Raymond Oyen, Gang Huang, Yi-Cheng Ni 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2710-2721. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2710
Retrospective Study
Gastric cancer in Alaska Native people: A cancer health disparity 
Holly A Martinson, Nancy J Shelby, Steven R Alberts, Matthew J Olnes 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2722-2732. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2722
Observational Study
Transforming growth factor-β and peripheral regulatory cells are negatively correlated with the overall survival 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(25):2733-2740. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2733
Systematic Reviews
Current global trends in the incidence of pediatric-onset inflammatory bowel disease 
Josef Sýkora, Renáta Pomahačová, Marcela Kreslová, Dominika Cvalínová, Přemysl Štych, Jan Schwarz 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2741-2763. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2741
Meta-Analysis
Systematic review and meta-analysis on the association of tuberculosis in Crohn’s disease patients treated with tumor necrosis factor-α inhibitors (Anti-TNFα) 
Brent L Cao, Ahmad Qasem, Robert C Sharp, Latifa S Abdelli, Saleh A Naser 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2764-2775. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2764
Case Report
Liposarcoma of the stomach: Report of two cases and review of the literature 
Wen-Zhe Kang, Li-Yan Xue, Gui-Qi Wang, Fu-Hai Ma, Xiao-Long Feng, Lei Guo, Yang Li, Wei-Kun Li, Yan-Tao Tian 
World J Gastroenterol 24(25):2776-2784. Published online Jul 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i25.2776