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Current issue: 2017 

Editor-in-Chief

Osamu Yokosuka, MD
Emeritus Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba City, Chiba 260-8677, Japan
President, Japan Community Healthcare Organization (JCHO), Funabashi Central Hospital, 6-13-10 Kaijin Funabashi City, Chiba, 273-8556, Japan
E-Mail: yokosukao@faculty.chiba-u.jp
Research Interests: hepatology; hepatitis; liver cancer

Associate Editor

Tatsuo Kanda, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Nephrology, Chiba University, Graduate School of Medicine, 1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba 260-8670, Japan
E-Mail: kanda2t@yahoo.co.jp
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Tatsuo_Kanda2
Research Interests: hepatology; gastroenterology; infectious diseases; viral hepatitis

Editorial Board

Keisuke Hino, MD
Professor, Department of Hepatology and Pancreatology, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki, Japan
E-Mail: khino@med.kawasaki-m.ac.jp
Research Interests: oxidative stress; autophagy; iron metabolism; hepatocarcinogenesis

Xia Jiang, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of General Surgery, the First Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Donggang Road 89, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, China
E-Mail: jxia925@yahoo.co.jp
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Xia_Jiang7
Research Interests: gastroenterology; colorectal cancer; liver cancer

Motoyori Kanazawa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Behavioral Medicine, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, 2-1 Seiryo, Aoba, Sendai 980-8575, Japan
Tel./Fax: +81-22-717-7655
E-Mail: m-kanazawa@med.tohoku.ac.jp
Website: http://db.tohoku.ac.jp/whois/e_detail/bf0797e23714b79c6ef898dcc656de85.html
Research Interests: functional gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome

Shingo Nakamoto, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular Virology, Chiba University, Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
E-Mail: nakamotoer@yahoo.co.jp
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shingo_Nakamoto
Research Interests: viral hepatitis

Masato Nakamura, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Nephrology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Japan
E-Mail: nkmr.chiba@gmail.com
Website: http://www.ho.chiba-u.ac.jp/en/dpt/gastroenterology.html
Research Interests: hepatology; hepatitis; liver cancer; biliary diseases

Ikuo Nakamura, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Medical University, 6-7-1, Nishishinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, 160-0023, Japan
E-Mail: ikuonaka@tokyo-med.ac.jp
Research Interests: Hepatitis B Virus (HBV); Hepatitis C Virus (HCV); immune responses in the liver (innate and adaptive)

Kazuhiko Nakao, MD
Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki 852-8501, Japan
E-Mail: kazuhiko@nagasaki-u.ac.jp
Website: http://www.med.nagasaki-u.ac.jp/gastro/staff/nakao.html
Research Interests: gastroenterology; hepatology

Katsutoshi Tokushige, MD
Professor, Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women's Medical University, 8-1 Kawada-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8666, Japan
E-Mail: tokushige@ige.twmu.ac.jp
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Katsutoshi_Tokushige
Research Interests: liver diseases; NASH; hepatocellular carcinoma; fatty liver; liver transplantation; liver failure; liver diseases and immunology

Takuji Torimura, MD
1. Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, 67 Asahimachi, Kurume, Japan
2. Research Center for Innovative Cancer Therapy, Kurume University, Kurume, Japan
E-Mail: tori@med.kurume-u.ac.jp
Website: http://www.kurume-shoukaki.jp
Research Interests: hepatocellular carcinoma; angiogenesis; molecular targeted therapy; regeneration of liver

Shuang Wu, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Nephrology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, 1-8-1 Inohana, Chuo-ku, Chiba (260-8677), Japan
E-Mail: goyou100@yahoo.co.jp
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shuang_Wu7
Research Interests: infectious diseases; gastroenterology; hepatology; hepatocellular carcinoma;
hepatitis B

Satoshi Yamagiwa, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, 1-757 Asahimachi-dori, Chuo-ku, Niigata, 951-8510, Japan
Tel.: +81-25-227-2207; Fax: +81-25-227-0776
E-Mail: syamagi@med.niigata-u.ac.jp
Website: http://researchmap.jp/read0149038/
Research Interests: liver cancer; liver diseases

Hitoshi Yoshiji, MD, DMSc
Professor and Chairman, Third Department of Internal Medicine (Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Metabolism), Nara Medical University, 840 Shijo-cho, Kashihara, Nara 634-8522, Japan
E-Mail: yoshijih@naramed-u.ac.jp
Website: http://www.naramed-u.ac.jp/~3int/
Research Interests: liver cirrhosis; liver failure; alcoholic liver disease; hepatocellular carcinoma; NASH