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Chromosomal aberrations related to metastasis of human solid tumors 
Lun-Xiu Qin 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):769-776. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.769
Esophageal Cancer
Identification of differentially expressed proteins between human esophageal immortalized and carcinomatous cell lines by two-dimensional electrophoresis and MALDI-TOF-mass spectrometry 
Xing-Dong Xiong, Li-Yan Xu, Zhong-Ying Shen, Wei-Jia Cai, Jian-Min Luo, Ya-Li Han, En-Min Li 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):777-781. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.777
Gastric Cancer
The effects of vitamin E succinate on the expression of c-jun gene and protein in human gastric cancer SGC-7901 cells 
Yan Zhao, Kun Wu, Wei Xia, Yu-Juan Shan, Li-Jie Wu, Wei-Ping Yu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):782-786. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.782
Mutation analysis of APC gene in gastric cancer with microsatellite instability 
Dian-Chun Fang, Yuan-Hui Luo, Shi-Ming Yang, Xiao-An Li, Xian-Long Ling, Li Fang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):787-791. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.787
Effects of Chinese Jianpi herbs on cell apoptosis and related gene expression in human gastric cancer grafted onto nude mice 
Ai-Guang Zhao, Hai-Lei Zhao, Xiao-Jie Jin, Jin-Kun Yang, Lai-Di Tang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):792-796. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.792
Liver Cancer
DNA-PKcs subunits in radiosensitization by hyperthermia on hepatocellular carcinoma hepG2 cell line 
Zhao-Chong Zeng, Guo-Liang Jiang, Guo-Min Wang, Zhao-You Tang, Walter J. Curran, George Iliakis 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):797-803. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.797
Association of hTcf-4 gene expression and mutation with clinicopathological characteristics of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Ying Jiang, Xin-Da Zhou, Yin-Kun Liu, Xin Wu, Xiao-Wu Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):804-807. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.804
Preparation of monoclonal antibody against apoptosis-associated antigens of hepatoma cells by subtractive immunization 
Lian-Jun Yang, Wen-Liang Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):808-814. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.808
Significance of cyclooxygenase-2 expression in human primary hepatocellular carcinoma 
De-Kai Qiu, Xiong Ma, Yan-Shen Peng, Xiao-Yu Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):815-817. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.815
Expression of p53 and C-myc genes and its clinical relevance in the hepatocellular carcinomatous and pericarcinomatous tissues 
Zhao-Shan Niu, Bo-Kian Li, Mei Wang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):822-826. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.822
Telomerase inhibition and telomere loss in BEL-7404 human hepatoma cells treated with doxorubicin 
Ru-Gang Zhang, Li-Xia Guo, Xing-Wang Wang, Hong Xie 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):827-831. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.827
Apoptosis of hepatoma cells SMMC-7721 induced by Ginkgo biloba seed polysaccharide 
Qun Chen, Gui-Wen Yang, Li-Guo An 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):832-836. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.832
Large Intestinal Cancer
Analysis for phenotype of HNPCC in China 
Yong-Mao Song, Shu Zheng 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):837-840. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.837
Less cytotoxicity to combination therapy of 5-fluorouracil and cisplatin than 5-fluorouracil alone in human colon cancer cell lines 
Xiu-Xu Chen, Mao-De Lai, Yong-Liang Zhang, Qiong Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):841-846. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.841
Variability of cell proliferation in the proximal and distal colon of normal rats and rats with dimethylhydrazine induced carcinogenesis 
Qing-Yong Ma, Kate E Williamson, Brian J Rowlands 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):847-852. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.847
Angiogenesis inhibitor TNP-470 suppresses growth of peritoneal disseminating foci of human colon cancer line Lovo 
Ying-Fang Fan, Zong-Hai Huang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):853-856. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.853
Viral Hepatitis
Investigation of HGV and TTV infection in sera and saliva from non-hepatitis patients with oral diseases 
Jie Yan, Li-Li Chen, Yong-Liang Lou, Xiao-Zhi Zhong 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):857-862. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.857
Preparation of human single chain Fv antibody against hepatitis C virus E2 protein and its identification in immunohistochemistry 
Yan-Wei Zhong, Jun Cheng, Gang Wang, Shuang-Shuang Shi, Li Li, Ling-Xia Zhang, Ju-Mei Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):863-867. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.863
Lamivudine does not increase the efficacy of interferon in the treatment of mutant type chronic viral heaptitis B 
Sien-Sing Yang, Chao-Tien Hsu, Jui-Ting Hu, Yung-Chih Lai, Chi-Hwa Wu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):868-871. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.868
Mutational characteristics in consecutive passage of rapidly replicating variants of hepatitis A virus strain H2 during cell culture adaptation 
Ning-Zhu Hu, Yun-Zhang Hu, Hai-Jing Shi, Guo-Dong Liu, Su Qu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):872-878. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.872
H. Pylori
Azithromycin in a triple therapy for H.pylori eradication in active duodenal ulcer 
Vladimir T. Ivashkin, Tatiana L. Lapina, Oksana Yu. Bondarenko, Olga A. Sklanskaya, Petr Ya. Grigoriev, Yuri V. Vasiliev, Emilia P. Yakovenko, Pavel V. Gulyaev, Valeri I. Fedchenko 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):879-882. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.879
Basic Research
Estrogen reduces CCL4- induced liver fibrosis in rats 
Jun-Wang Xu, Jun Gong, Xin-Ming Chang, Jin-Yan Luo, Lei Dong, Zhi-Ming Hao, Ai Jia, Gui-Ping Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):883-887. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.883
Establishment of a transgenic cell line stably expressing human cytochrome P450 2C18 and identification of a CYP2C18 clone with exon 5 missing 
Jian Zhu-Ge, Ying-Nian Yu, Yu-Li Qian, Xin Li 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):888-892. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.888
Effects of electroporation on primary rat hepatocytes in vitro 
Yun-Qing Yao, Ding-Feng Zhang, Ai-Long Huang, Yun Luo, Da-Zhi Zhang, Bo Wang, Wei-Ping Zhou, Hong Ren, Shu-Hua Guo 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):893-896. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.893
Effect of N-desulfated heparin on hepatic/renal ischemia reperfusion injury in rats 
Tong Zhou, Jin-Lian Chen, Wei Song, Feng Wang, Ming-Jun Zhang, Pei-Hua Ni, Jian-Guo Geng 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):897-900. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.897
Expression of exogenous rat collagenase in vitro and in a rat model of liver fibrosis 
Ji-Yao Wang, Jin-Sheng Guo, Chang-Qing Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):901-907. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.901
The immunotherapeutic effect of dendritic cells vaccine modified with interleukin-18 gene and tumor cell lysate on mice with pancreatic carcinoma 
Zhao-Hui Tang, Wen-Hong Qiu, Gao-Song Wu, Xiang-Ping Yang, Sheng-Quan Zou, Fa-Zu Qiu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):908-912. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.908
Synthesis of an enzyme-dependent prodrug and evaluation of its potential for colon targeting 
Yi-Nuo Pang, Yan Zhang, Zhi-Rong Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):913-917. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.913
The pre-synaptic blocker toosendanin does not inhibit secretion in exocrine cells 
Zong-Jie Cui, Xue-Hui He 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):918-922. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.918
Intestinal damage mediated by Kupffer cells in rats with endotoxemia 
Jian-Ping Gong, Chuan-Xin Wu, Chang-An Liu, Sheng-Wei Li, Yu-Jun Shi, Kang Yang, Yue Li, Xu-Hong Li 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):923-927. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.923
Epidemiological survey of Blastocystis hominis in Huainan City, Anhui Province, China 
Ke-Xia Wang, Chao-Pin Li, Jian Wang, Yu-Bao Cui 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):928-932. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.928
Clinical Research
Pancreatic microcirculatory impairment in experimental acute pancreatitis in rats 
Zong-Guang Zhou, You-Dai Chen, Wei Sun, Zhong Chen 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):933-936. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.933
A ten-year study on non-surgical treatment of postoperative bile leakage 
Xiao-Peng Chen, Shu-You Peng, Cheng-Hong Peng, Yin-Bi Liu, Liu-Bin Shi, Xian-Chuan Jiang, Hong-Wei Shen, Yuan-Liang Xu, Shu-Bin Fang, Jing Rui, Xiang-Hou Xia, Guo-Hai Zhao 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):937-942. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.937
Multivariate statistical analysis of clinicopathologic factors influencing survival of patients with bile duct carcinoma 
Ping He, Jin-Sen Shi, Wu-Ke Chen, Zuo-Ren Wang, Hong Ren, Hua Li 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):943-946. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.943
Abdominal pain among children re-evaluation of a diagnostic algorithm 
Hong Zhou, Yi-Chen Chen, Jin-Zhe Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):947-951. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.947
Study on the function of pharynx & upper esophageal sphincter in globus hystericus 
Jing Sun, Bin Xu, Yao-Zong Yuan, Jia-Yu Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):952-955. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.952
Combined small bowel and reduced auxiliary liver transplantation: Case report 
Wei-Jie Zhang, Dun-Gui Liu, Qi-Fa Ye, Bo Sha, Fan-Jun Zhen, Hui Guo, Sui-Sheng Xia 
World J Gastroenterol 8(5):956-960. Published online Oct 15, 2002. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v8.i5.956