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Journal of Gastroenterology

Journal of Gastroenterology

Editor-in-Chief: Akira Andoh
Editorial Director: Mamoru Watanabe
Deputy Editor-in-Chief: Naoya Sakamoto

ISSN: 0944-1174 (print version)
ISSN: 1435-5922 (electronic version)

Journal no. 535

Official Publication of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology

Editorial Director

Mamoru Watanabe, Tokyo


Akira Andoh, Shiga

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Naoya Sakamoto, Hokkaido

Associate Editors

Mitsuhiro Fujishiro, Tokyo

Yoichi Hiasa, Ehime

Yoshiki Hirooka, Aichi

Hideki Iijima, Osaka

Kenichi Ikejima, Tokyo

Masafumi Inomata, Oita

Tetsuhide Ito, Fukuoka

Takao Itoi, Tokyo

Takanori Kanai, Tokyo

Yasuhiko Kitadai, Hiroshima

Shin Maeda, Kanagawa

Hiroyuki Marusawa, Kyoto

Takayuki Matsumoto, Iwate

Atsushi Mizoguchi, Fukuoka

Satoshi Mochida, Saitama

Toshiyuki Mori, Tokyo

Kazuhiko Nakao, Nagasaki

Ryuichi Okamoto, Tokyo

Tadayuki Oshima, Hyogo

Mitsuo Shimada, Tokushima

Yutaka Shimada, Kyoto

Yasuhito Tanaka, Aichi

Keisuke Tateishi, Tokyo

Kazunari Tominaga, Osaka

Hiroyuki Yamamoto, Kanagawa

Takashi Yao, Tokyo

Editorial Board 

Yuji Amano, Chiba

Eugene B. Chang, Chicago

Raymond T. Chung, Boston

László Czakó, Szeged

Yasuhiro Fujiwara, Osaka

M. Eric Gershwin, Davis

Andrew Giraud, Victoria

Etsuko Hashimoto, Tokyo

Kazuhide Higuchi, Osaka

Keisuke Hino, Okayama

Toru Hiyama, Hiroshima

Kazuo Inui, Aichi

Shuji Isaji, Mie

Hiromi Ishibashi, Fukuoka

Yoh Ishiguro, Aomori

Takashi Joh, Aichi

Yoshihiro Kamada, Osaka

Terumi Kamisawa, Tokyo

Shigeyuki Kawa, Nagano

Norifumi Kawada, Osaka

Yoshitaka Kinouchi, Miyagi

Hideyuki Konishi, Kyoto

Tetsuya Mine, Kanagawa

Soichiro Miura, Saitama

Kazunari Murakami, Oita

Haruhiko Ogata, Tokyo

Shuichi Ohhara, Miyagi

Masafumi Ono, Kochi

Anil K. Rustgi, Philadelphia

Hidetsugu Saito, Tokyo

Robin Spiller, Nottingham

Jan F. Tack, Leuven

Tomohisa Takagi, Kyoto

Tetsuji Takayama, Tokushima

Hajime Takikawa, Tokyo

Natalie Torok, Sacramento

Tomoyuki Tsujikawa, Shiga

Koji Yamaguchi, Fukuoka

Mikio Zeniya, Tokyo

Editorial Consultant

J.Patrick Barron, Tokyo

Statistical Consultant

Toshio Morizane, Tokyo

Pathological Consultants

Yasuo Ohkura, Tokyo

Yasuni Nakanuma, Shizuoka

President of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology

Tooru Shimosegawa, Miyagi





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    The Journal of Gastroenterology, which is the official publication of the Japanese Society of Gastroenterology, publishes Original Articles (Alimentary Tract/Liver, Pancreas, and Biliary Tract), Review Articles, Rapid Communications, Letters to the Editors and other articles on all aspects of the field of gastroenterology. Significant contributions relating to basic research, theory, and practice are welcomed. These publications are designed to disseminate knowledge in this field to a worldwide audience, and accordingly, its editorial board has an international membership.

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