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Proteomics approaches for early detection and targeted therapy of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Tripti Khare, Sharad Khare, Jamal A Ibdah 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):1-3. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.1
Review
New therapeutic approaches to metastatic gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors: A glimpse into the future 
Esther Una Cidon 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):4-20. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.4
Novel therapeutic approaches targeting L-type amino acid transporters for cancer treatment 
Keitaro Hayashi, Naohiko Anzai 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):21-29. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.21
Minireviews
Pancreatic resection in very elderly patients: A critical analysis of existing evidence 
Cosimo Sperti, Lucia Moletta, Gioia Pozza 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):30-36. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.30
Epithelial-mesenchymal transition as a therapeutic target for overcoming chemoresistance in pancreatic cancer 
Omar Elaskalani, Norbaini Binti Abdol Razak, Marco Falasca, Pat Metharom 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):37-41. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.37
Retrospective Study
Pre-treatment platelet counts as a prognostic and predictive factor in stage II and III rectal adenocarcinoma 
Morgan Steele, Ioannis A Voutsadakis 
World J Gastrointest Oncol 9(1):42-49. Published online Jan 15, 2017. doi: 10.4251/wjgo.v9.i1.42