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Review
Apoptotic pathways as a therapeutic target for colorectal cancer treatment 
Aman M Abraha, Ezra B Ketema 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):583-591. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.583
Regulation of CTNNB1 signaling in gastric cancer and stem cells 
Shihori Tanabe, Kazuhiko Aoyagi, Hiroshi Yokozaki, Hiroki Sasaki 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):592-598. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.592
Road map for pain management in pancreatic cancer: A review 
Marie José Lahoud, Hampig Raphael Kourie, Joelle Antoun, Lana El Osta, Marwan Ghosn 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):599-606. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.599
Basic Study
Plasma chitinase 3-like 1 is persistently elevated during first month after minimally invasive colorectal cancer resection 
H M C Shantha Kumara, David Gaita, Hiromichi Miyagaki, Xiaohong Yan, Sonali AC Hearth, Linda Njoh, Vesna Cekic, Richard L Whelan 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):607-614. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.607
Immunohistochemical analysis of the Wnt/β-catenin signaling pathway in pancreatic neuroendocrine neoplasms 
Vivian Weiss, Julie Dueber, Jesse P Wright, Justin Cates, Frank Revetta, Alexander A Parikh, Nipun B Merchant, Chanjuan Shi 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):615-622. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.615
Observational Study
Activated systemic inflammatory response at diagnosis reduces lymph node count in colonic carcinoma 
Rory P Kennelly, Brenda Murphy, John O Larkin, Brian J Mehigan, Paul H McCormick 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):623-628. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.623
Academic hospital staff compliance with a fecal immunochemical test-based colorectal cancer screening program 
Georgia Vlachonikolou, Paraskevas Gkolfakis, Athanasios D Sioulas, Ioannis S Papanikolaou, Anastasia Melissaratou, Giannis-Aimant Moustafa, Eleni Xanthopoulou, Gerasimos Tsilimidos, Ioanna Tsironi, Paraskevas Filippidis, Chrysoula Malli, George D Dimitriadis, Konstantinos Triantafyllou 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):629-634. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.629
Randomized Clinical Trial
Utility of different serum fibrosis markers in diagnosing patients with chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic adenocarcinoma 
Anna Kozak, Renata Talar-Wojnarowska, Aleksandra Kaczka, Anna Borkowska, Leszek Czupryniak, Ewa Małecka-Panas, Anita Gąsiorowska 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 8(8):635-641. Published online Aug 15, 2016. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v8.i8.635