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Editorial
Promoting genetics in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Combined risk score through polymorphisms and clinical variables 
Umberto Vespasiani-Gentilucci, Paolo Gallo, Chiara Dell’Unto, Mara Volpentesta, Raffaele Antonelli-Incalzi, Antonio Picardi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4835-4845. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4835
Review
Pancreatic cancer: A review of clinical diagnosis, epidemiology, treatment and outcomes 
Andrew McGuigan, Paul Kelly, Richard C Turkington, Claire Jones, Helen G Coleman, R Stephen McCain 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4846-4861. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4846
Minireviews
Cryotherapy in the management of premalignant and malignant conditions of the esophagus 
Pooja Lal, Prashanthi N Thota 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4862-4869. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4862
Basic Study
Establishment, functional and genetic characterization of three novel patient-derived rectal cancer cell lines 
Michael Gock, Christina S Mullins, Carina Bergner, Friedrich Prall, Robert Ramer, Anja Göder, Oliver H Krämer, Falko Lange, Bernd J Krause, Ernst Klar, Michael Linnebacher 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4880-4892. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4880
Zinc finger E-box-binding homeobox 1 mediates aerobic glycolysis via suppression of sirtuin 3 in pancreatic cancer 
Wen-Yan Xu, Qiang-Sheng Hu, Yi Qin, Bo Zhang, Wen-Sheng Liu, Quan-Xing Ni, Jin Xu, Xian-Jun Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4893-4905. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4893
Prognostic value of sorting nexin 10 weak expression in stomach adenocarcinoma revealed by weighted gene co-expression network analysis 
Jun Zhang, Yue Wu, Hao-Yi Jin, Shuai Guo, Zhe Dong, Zhi-Chao Zheng, Yue Wang, Yan Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4906-4919. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4906
Retrospective Cohort Study
Warm ischemia time and elevated serum uric acid are associated with metabolic syndrome after liver transplantation with donation after cardiac death 
Liang-Shuo Hu, Yi-Chao Chai, Jie Zheng, Jian-Hua Shi, Chun Zhang, Min Tian, Yi Lv, Bo Wang, Ai Jia 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4920-4927. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4920
Retrospective Study
Association between Helicobacter pylori, Epstein-Barr virus, human papillomavirus and gastric adenocarcinomas 
Carolina Rosal Teixeira de Souza, Marcelli Carolini Alves Almeida, André Salim Khayat, Emerson Lucena da Silva, Paulo Cardoso Soares, Luiz Cláudio Chaves, Rommel Mario Rodríguez Burbano 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4928-4938. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4928
Risk of recurrence of primary sclerosing cholangitis after liver transplantation is associated with de novo inflammatory bowel disease 
Lukas Bajer, Antonij Slavcev, Peter Macinga, Eva Sticova, Jan Brezina, Matej Roder, Radim Janousek, Pavel Trunecka, Julius Spicak, Pavel Drastich 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4939-4949. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4939
Biomarkers and potential pathogenesis of colorectal cancer-related ischemic stroke 
Qi-Xiong Qin, Xue-Min Cheng, Li-Zhi Lu, Yun-Fei Wei, Da-Cheng Wang, Hai-Hua Li, Guo-Hui Li, Hong-Bin Liang, Sheng-Yu Li, Li Chen, Zhi-Jian Liang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(43):4950-4958. Published online Nov 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i43.4950