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World J Gastrointest Oncol. Sep 15, 2018; 10(9): 231-243
Published online Sep 15, 2018. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v10.i9.231
Priming the seed: Helicobacter pylori alters epithelial cell invasiveness in early gastric carcinogenesis
Silvia Molina-Castro, Vanessa Ramírez-Mayorga, Cancer Epidemiology Research Program, Health Research Institute, University of Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica
Silvia Molina-Castro, Clinical Department, School of Medicine, University of Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica
Vanessa Ramírez-Mayorga, Public Nutrition Section, School of Nutrition, University of Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica
Warner Alpízar-Alpízar, Center for Research in Microscopic Structures, University of Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica
Warner Alpízar-Alpízar, Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, University of Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica
Author contributions: Molina-Castro S and Alpízar-Alpízar W wrote the manuscript; Ramírez-Mayorga V contributed to critical revision of the manuscript; All authors approved the final version of the article.
Supported by Vicerrectoría de Investigación of the University of Costa Rica, No. B6A11, No. B7281 and No. 90912.
Conflict-of-interest statement: There are no conflicts of interest.
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Correspondence to: Warner Alpízar-Alpízar, PhD, Professor, Centro de Investigación en Estructuras Microscópicas, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José 2060, Costa Rica. email@example.com
Received: March 27, 2018
Peer-review started: March 27, 2018
First decision: April 10, 2018
Revised: June 13, 2018
Accepted: June 27, 2018
Article in press: June 27, 2018
Published online: September 15, 2018