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July 2015: Editors' Picks

June 22, 2015

Selection includes articles on fecal microbiota transplantation, cirrhosis and bile duct obstruction.

The editors of Gastroenterology and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology have highlighted a number of articles from the July 2015 issues of the journals, which are now live.



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