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Editorial
Chronic hepatitis C, atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease: What impact of direct-acting antiviral treatments? 
Luigi Elio Adinolfi, Luca Rinaldi, Riccardo Nevola 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4617-4621. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4617
Review
Damage-associated molecular patterns in inflammatory bowel disease: From biomarkers to therapeutic targets 
Hayandra Ferreira Nanini, Claudio Bernardazzi, Fernando Castro, Heitor Siffert Pereira de Souza 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4622-4634. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4622
Minireviews
Concept of histone deacetylases in cancer: Reflections on esophageal carcinogenesis and treatment 
Dimitrios Schizas, Aikaterini Mastoraki, Leon Naar, Eleftherios Spartalis, Diamantis I Tsilimigras, Georgia-Sofia Karachaliou, George Bagias, Dimitrios Moris 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4635-4642. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4635
Role of autophagy in tumorigenesis, metastasis, targeted therapy and drug resistance of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Fang Huang, Bing-Rong Wang, Yi-Gang Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4643-4651. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4643
Basic Study
Mucosal adhesion and anti-inflammatory effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG in the human colonic mucosa: A proof-of-concept study 
Cristiano Pagnini, Vito Domenico Corleto, Michela Martorelli, Claudio Lanini, Giancarlo D’Ambra, Emilio Di Giulio, Gianfranco Delle Fave 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4652-4662. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4652
Typing of pancreatic cancer-associated fibroblasts identifies different subpopulations 
Michael Friberg Bruun Nielsen, Michael Bau Mortensen, Sönke Detlefsen 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4663-4678. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4663
Overexpression of G protein-coupled receptor 31 as a poor prognosticator in human colorectal cancer 
Yu-Ming Rong, Xiao-Ming Huang, De-Jun Fan, Xu-Tao Lin, Feng Zhang, Jian-Cong Hu, Ying-Xin Tan, Xi Chen, Yi-Feng Zou, Ping Lan 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4679-4690. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4679
Retrospective Cohort Study
End-stage renal disease is associated with increased post endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography adverse events in hospitalized patients 
Tarek Sawas, Fateh Bazerbachi, Samir Haffar, Won K Cho, Michael J Levy, John A Martin, Bret T Petersen, Mark D Topazian, Vinay Chandrasekhara, Barham K Abu Dayyeh 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4691-4697. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4691
Risk of lymph node metastases in patients with T1b oesophageal adenocarcinoma: A retrospective single centre experience 
David Graham, Nejc Sever, Cormac Magee, William Waddingham, Matthew Banks, Rami Sweis, Hannah Al-Yousuf, Miriam Mitchison, Durayd Alzoubaidi, Manuel Rodriguez-Justo, Laurence Lovat, Marco Novelli, Marnix Jansen, Rehan Haidry 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4698-4707. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4698
Observational Study
Willingness to pay for colorectal cancer screening in Guangzhou 
Qin Zhou, Yan Li, Hua-Zhang Liu, Ying-Ru Liang, Guo-Zhen Lin 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4708-4715. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4708
Case Report
Ductopenia and cirrhosis in a 32-year-old woman with progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 3: A case report and review of the literature 
You-Wen Tan, Hai-Lei Ji, Zhong-Hua Lu, Guo-Hong Ge, Li Sun, Xin-Bei Zhou, Jian-Hui Sheng, Yu-Hua Gong 
World J Gastroenterol 24(41):4716-4720. Published online Nov 7, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i41.4716