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Editorial
Role of cenicriviroc in the management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease 
Georgios Neokosmidis, Konstantinos Tziomalos 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5415-5417. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5415
Review
Colorectal cancer vaccines: Tumor-associated antigens vs neoantigens 
Sandra Wagner, Christina S Mullins, Michael Linnebacher 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5418-5432. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5418
Minireviews
Checkpoint inhibitors: What gastroenterologists need to know 
Monjur Ahmed 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5433-5438. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5433
Virtual reality simulation in endoscopy training: Current evidence and future directions 
Tahrin Mahmood, Michael Anthony Scaffidi, Rishad Khan, Samir Chandra Grover 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5439-5445. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5439
Quality of life in patients with minimal hepatic encephalopathy 
Lorenzo Ridola, Silvia Nardelli, Stefania Gioia, Oliviero Riggio 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5446-5453. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5446
Post-translational modifications of prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase 2 in colorectal cancer: An update 
Rafael I Jaén, Patricia Prieto, Marta Casado, Paloma Martín-Sanz, Lisardo Boscá 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5454-5461. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5454
Basic Study
Counteraction of perforated cecum lesions in rats: Effects of pentadecapeptide BPC 157, L-NAME and L-arginine 
Domagoj Drmic, Mariam Samara, Tinka Vidovic, Dominik Malekinusic, Marko Antunovic, Borna Vrdoljak, Jelena Ruzman, Marija Milkovic Perisa, Katarina Horvat Pavlov, Jerusha Jeyakumar, Sven Seiwerth, Predrag Sikiric 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5462-5476. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5462
Mismatched effects of receptor interacting protein kinase-3 on hepatic steatosis and inflammation in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease 
Waqar Khalid Saeed, Dae Won Jun, Kiseok Jang, Sang Bong Ahn, Ju Hee Oh, Yeon Ji Chae, Jai Sun Lee, Hyeon Tae Kang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5477-5490. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5477
Near-infrared photoimmunotherapy of pancreatic cancer using an indocyanine green-labeled anti-tissue factor antibody 
Winn Aung, Atsushi B Tsuji, Aya Sugyo, Hiroki Takashima, Masahiro Yasunaga, Yasuhiro Matsumura, Tatsuya Higashi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5491-5504. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5491
Integrated metabolomic profiling for analysis of antilipidemic effects of Polygonatum kingianum extract on dyslipidemia in rats 
Xing-Xin Yang, Jia-Di Wei, Jian-Kang Mu, Xin Liu, Jin-Cai Dong, Lin-Xi Zeng, Wen Gu, Jing-Ping Li, Jie Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5505-5524. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5505
Retrospective Study
Safety of hepatitis B virus core antibody-positive grafts in liver transplantation: A single-center experience in China 
Ming Lei, Lu-Nan Yan, Jia-Yin Yang, Tian-Fu Wen, Bo Li, Wen-Tao Wang, Hong Wu, Ming-Qing Xu, Zhe-Yu Chen, Yong-Gang Wei 
World J Gastroenterol 24(48):5525-5536. Published online Dec 28, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i48.5525