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Target therapy in gastrointestinal tract sarcoma: What is new? 
Bruno Vincenzi, Anna Maria Frezza, Daniele Santini, Giuseppe Tonini 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):1-4. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.1
Significance of biological resource collection and tumor tissue bank creation 
Ying-Yan Yu, Zheng-Gang Zhu 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):5-8. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.5
New approach to peritoneal surface malignancies 
Antonio Macrì 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):9-11. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.9
Topic Highlight
Pathophysiology and biology of peritoneal carcinomatosis 
Shigeki Kusamura, Dario Baratti, Nadia Zaffaroni, Raffaella Villa, Barbara Laterza, Maria Rosaria Balestra, Marcello Deraco 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):12-18. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.12
Pharmacologic rationale for treatments of peritoneal surface malignancy from colorectal cancer 
Paul H Sugarbaker, Kurt Van der Speeten, O Anthony Stuart 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):19-30. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.19
Selection of patients and staging of peritoneal surface malignancies 
Eddy Cotte, Guillaume Passot, François-Noël Gilly, Olivier Glehen 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):31-35. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.31
Early and long-term postoperative management following cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy 
Dario Baratti, Shigeki Kusamura, Barbara Laterza, Maria Rosaria Balestra, Marcello Deraco 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):36-43. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.36
Pseudomyxoma peritonei 
Katharine E Bevan, Faheez Mohamed, Brendan J Moran 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):44-50. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.44
Brief Article
Hypocaloric peripheral parenteral nutrition with lipid emulsion in postoperative gastrointestinal cancer patients 
Chien-Yu Lu, Hung-Yi Chuang, Fang-Jung Yu, Li-Chu Sun, Ying-Ling Shih, Fang-Ming Chen, Jan-Sing Hsieh, Jaw-Yuan Wang 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):51-55. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.51
Case Report
Cushing’s syndrome caused by an ACTH-producing large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of the gallbladder 
Dagmar Lin, Nuntra Suwantarat, Sandi Kwee, Michelle Miyashiro 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 2(1):56-58. Published online Jan 15, 2010. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v2.i1.56