“The delight of opening a new pursuit, or a new course of reading imparts the vivacity and novelty of youth even to old age,” remarked the renowned British writer and scholar, Isaac Disraeli. Today, science is advancing at a dizzying pace. As the digital revolution spreads across the globe, there is a push towards integrating scientific literature throughout the world in order to make it freely accessible to everyone. Cancer research and research on gastroenterology (including hepatology) are two areas in medicine with the largest number of research articles in recent years. A search of the Scopus database (http://www.scopus.com/home.url) reveals that over 100,000 articles containing the word “cancer” have been published each year since 2009. Read More. . .