JOP. Journal of the Pancreas

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JOP. Journal of the Pancreas

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Vol 15, No 2 (2014): March - p. 84-218

Table of Contents


Pancreatic Cancer in 2014 HTML PDF
Serafim Kaltsas, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 84-86

Highlights from the “2014 ASCO Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium”. San Francisco, CA, USA. January 16-18, 2014

Adjuvant Therapy for Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Martin D Goodman, Muhammad Wasif Saif 87-90
Updates on the Use of Neoadjuvant Therapy in Borderline Resectable Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Namrata Sonia Chandhok, Muhammad Wasif Saif 91-94
Novel Treatment Approaches for Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Daniel Gorovets, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Kathryn Huber 95-98
Updates on First-Line Therapy for Metastatic Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma HTML PDF
Eric Marks, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Yuxia Jia 99-102
FOLFIRINOX: From the ACCORD Study to 2014 HTML PDF
Georgios M Oikonomopoulos, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Evangelia Skoura, Muhammad Wasif Saif 103-105
Is There a Role for Second Line Therapy in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer? HTML PDF
Minsig Choi, Muhammad Wasif Saif, Richard Kim 106-109
Novel Agents for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Gregory T Brennan, Valerie Relias, Muhammad Wasif Saif 110-113
Pharmacogenomics Update in Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Aditi Puri, Muhammad Wasif Saif 114-117
Diabetes and Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Andre Luiz De Souza, Muhammad Wasif Saif 118-120
Translational Research in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma HTML PDF
Gurbakhash Kaur, Muhammad Wasif Saif 121-123
Positron Emission Tomography Imaging of Pancreatic Cancer HTML PDF
Saravanan Kokila Krishnamoorthy, Sachin Jambawaliker, Muhammad Wasif Saif 124-127
The Role of Biliary Drainage in Patients with Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma HTML PDF
Maria I Toki, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 128-131
Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Does Chemotherapy Work? HTML PDF
Mohamedtaki Abdulaziz Tejani, Muhammad Wasif Saif 132-134
Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: Hormonal Treatment Updates HTML PDF
Simon Khagi, Muhammad Wasif Saif 135-137
Biomarkers in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors HTML PDF
Maria Serafeim Theochari, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 138-139
Updates in Management of Ampullary Carcinomas HTML PDF
Preethi K John, Andromachi S Kougioumtzopoulou, Konstantinos N Syrigos, Muhammad Wasif Saif 140-143
Platinum-Based Therapy in Adenosquamous Pancreatic Cancer: Experience at Two Institutions HTML PDF
Andre Luiz De Souza, Muhammad Wasif Saif 144-146
Should Ageism Be a Stratification Factor in Patients with Pancreatic Cancer? HTML PDF
Najla H El-Jurdi, Muhammad Wasif Saif 147-150


Tensegrity Model Hypothesis: May This Paradigm Be Useful to Explain Hepatic and Pancreatic Carcinogenesis in Patients with Persistent Hepatitis B or Hepatitis C Virus Infection? HTML PDF
Sirio Fiorino, Letizia Bacchi-Reggiani, Laura Pontoriero, Claudio Gallo, Elisabetta Chili, Michele Masetti, Nicola Zanini, Ana Grondona, Tania Silvestri, Gaia Deleonardi, Adele Fornelli, Arrigo Bondi, Dario de Biase, Paola Baccarini, Giovanni Tallini, Antonio Tropeano, Valeria Quartuccio, Andrea Cuppini, Gastone Castellani, Elio Jovine 151-164


The Effect of Oral Pancreatic Enzyme Supplementation on the Course and Outcome of Acute Pancreatitis: A Randomized, Double-Blind Parallel-Group Study HTML PDF
Stefan Kahl, Kerstin Schütte, Bernhard Glasbrenner, Julia Mayerle, Peter Simon, Friederike Henniges, Suntje Sander-Struckmeier, Marcus M Lerch, Peter Malfertheiner 165-174
Management of Suspected Acute Inflammatory Pancreatopathies in a “Real-World” Setting: A Single-Centre Observational Study HTML PDF
Daniele De Nuzzo, Alessia Miconi, Paola Pierantognetti 175-181
Utility of Commercial DNA Analysis in Detecting Malignancy within Pancreatic Cysts HTML PDF
Linda S Lee, Bechien U Wu, Peter A Banks, Vivek Kadiyala, Shivani Mehta, John R Saltzman, Christopher C Thompson, Andrew M Bellizzi 182-188
Chloroquine-Mediated Cell Death in Metastatic Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Through Inhibition of Autophagy HTML PDF
Hermann B Frieboes, Justin S Huang, Wenyuan C Yin, Lacey R McNally 189-197


Permanent Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus Due to an ABCC8 Mutation: A Case Report HTML PDF
Nithya Abraham, Anish Ahamed, Ambika Gopalakrishnan Unnikrishnan, Harish Kumar, Sian Ellard 198-200
Recurrent Episodes of Acute Pancreatitis Due to Duodenal Gangliocytic Paraganglioma: Report of a Case HTML PDF
Natalia I Asimakopoulou, Panteleimon E Papakonstantinou, Konstantinos G Lasithiotakis, Ioannis A Mouzas, Maria E Daskalogiannaki, Maria N Tzardi, George E Chalkiadakis 201-205


Endoscopic “String Sign” HTML PDF
Jesus Espinel, Eugenia Pinedo, Gabriela Rascarachi, Vanesa Ojeda 206-207


A Case of Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis Due to Intra-Articular Corticosteroid Injection HTML PDF
Patompong Ungprasert, Nitipong Permpalung, Sarawut Summachiwakij, Wuttiporn Manatsathit 208-209
Comments on the Article “[6]-Shogaol Induced Calcium Signal in Rat Insulinoma Cells” HTML PDF
Yashant Aswani, Sanket Raut, Lohith Ambadipudi 210-211


Reply to Comments on the Article “[6]-Shogaol Induced Calcium Signal in Rat Insulinoma Cells” HTML PDF
Paola Rebellato, Md. Shahidul Islam 212


Periampullary Carcinoma: Some Important News in Histopathology HTML PDF
Generoso Uomo 213-215


Hot Articles Recently Published in the Field of Pancreatology HTML PDF


Citation and Abstract of Papers that Will Be Published in Future Issues HTML

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