World Journal of Gastroenterology

The World Journal of Gastroenterology (WSG) is published in China and publishes scientific studies of all matters affecting gastro-intestinal medicine. WSG publishes a newsletter and their Web site has excerpts of current and archived research papers.

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Is there any association between COX2 and colon cancer?

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which are known to reduce the risk of colon cancer, act directly on cyclooxygenase-2 (COX2) and reduce its activity. Population studies have found an association of inherited ...

dateMay 22, 2009 in Cancer
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A new explanation of 'Asian paradox'

There is abundant evidence of an association between Helicobacter pylori chronic infection and gastric cancer. The incidence of gastric cancer is much higher in Japan than Indonesia. A research from Indonesia and Japan found ...

dateOct 28, 2009 in Cancer
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A new molecular marker of gastric cancer

Gastric cancer (GC) is one of the most common malignancies in the world with a high incidence and death rate. TNM staging system is used worldwide to predict prognosis and direct therapeutic decisions of patients with GC. ...

dateMar 30, 2009 in Cancer
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