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Hepatitis C: From inflammatory pathogenesis to anti-inflammatory/hepatoprotective therapy 
Hu Li, Meng-Hao Huang, Jian-Dong Jiang, Zong-Gen Peng 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5297-5311. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5297
Minireviews
Split liver transplantation: Current developments 
Christina Hackl, Katharina M Schmidt, Caner Süsal, Bernd Döhler, Martin Zidek, Hans J Schlitt 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5312-5321. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5312
Novel oral-targeted therapies for mucosal healing in ulcerative colitis 
Elisabetta Antonelli, Vincenzo Villanacci, Gabrio Bassotti 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5322-5330. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5322
Percutaneous ablation for perivascular hepatocellular carcinoma: Refining the current status based on emerging evidence and future perspectives 
Tae Wook Kang, Hyo Keun Lim, Dong Ik Cha 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5331-5337. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5331
Basic Study
Piwi like RNA-mediated gene silencing 1 gene as a possible major player in gastric cancer 
Taíssa Araújo, André Khayat, Luciana Quintana, Danielle Calcagno, Ronald Mourão, Antônio Modesto, Juliana Paiva, Adhara Lima, Fabiano Moreira, Edivaldo Oliveira, Michel Souza, Moneeb Othman, Thomas Liehr, Eliana Abdelhay, Renata Gomes, Sidney Santos, Paulo Assumpção 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5338-5350. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5338
Relationship between Fusobacterium nucleatum, inflammatory mediators and microRNAs in colorectal carcinogenesis 
Marcela Alcântara Proença, Joice Matos Biselli, Maysa Succi, Fábio Eduardo Severino, Gustavo Noriz Berardinelli, Alaor Caetano, Rui Manuel Reis, David J Hughes, Ana Elizabete Silva 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5351-5365. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5351
Bypassing major venous occlusion and duodenal lesions in rats, and therapy with the stable gastric pentadecapeptide BPC 157, L-NAME and L-arginine 
Fedor Amic, Domagoj Drmic, Zdenko Bilic, Ivan Krezic, Helena Zizek, Marina Peklic, Robert Klicek, Alen Pajtak, Enio Amic, Tinka Vidovic, Mislav Rakic, Marija Milkovic Perisa, Katarina Horvat Pavlov, Antonio Kokot, Ante Tvrdeic, Alenka Boban Blagaic, Mario Zovak, Sven Seiwerth, Predrag Sikiric 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5366-5378. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5366
Novel screening test for celiac disease using peptide functionalised gold nanoparticles 
Anantdeep Kaur, Olga Shimoni, Michael Wallach 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5379-5390. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5379
Case Control Study
Analyzing predictors of graft survival in patients undergoing liver transplantation with donors aged 70 years and over 
Oscar Caso-Maestro, Carlos Jiménez-Romero, Iago Justo-Alonso, Jorge Calvo-Pulido, David Lora-Pablos, Alberto Marcacuzco-Quinto, Félix Cambra-Molero, Alvaro García-Sesma, Marina Pérez-Flecha, Carlos Muñoz-Arce, Carmelo Loinaz-Segurola, Alejandro Manrique-Municio 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5391-5402. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5391
Retrospective Cohort Study
Five years of fecal microbiota transplantation - an update of the Israeli experience 
Sharon A Greenberg, Ilan Youngster, Nathaniel A Cohen, Dan M Livovsky, Jacob Strahilevitz, Eran Israeli, Ehud Melzer, Kalman Paz, Naomi Fliss-Isakov, Nitsan Maharshak 
World J Gastroenterol 24(47):5403-5414. Published online Dec 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i47.5403