Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research

Frequency: Bimonthly; ISSN- online 2224-6509; The first issue: February, 2012; Full Open Access; Publishing fee

SCOPE: JGHR publish high-quality original articles, reviews, and commentaries in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, gastrointestinal molecular biology, gastrointestinal immunology, gastrointestinal microbiology, gastrointestinal genetics, gastrointestinal translational medicine, gastrointestinal diagnostics, and gastrointestinal therapeutics, gastrointestinal endoscopy, gastrointestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, gastrointestinal oncology, gastrointestinal radiation oncology, gastrointestinal imaging, gastrointestinal interventional therapy, gastrointestinal infectious diseases, gastrointestinal pharmacology, gastrointestinal pathophysiology, gastrointestinal pathology, evidence-based medicine in gastroenterology, pancreatology, gastrointestinal laboratory medicine.

MISSION: The mission of the journal is the rapid exchange of scientific information between clinicians and scientists worldwide, seeks to publish papers reporting original clinical and scientific research which are of a high standard and which contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field of gastroenterology and hepatology.

Indexing/abstracting: Elsevier, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Digital Object Identifier (DOI), and Directory of Research Journals Indexing (DRJI),, Open Access Library (USA), InfoBase Index. All papers published in our journal can be searched in Google, Google Scholar.

Editor In Chief
Honghong (Helen) Zhu,
M.D., Ph.D., M.H.S., M.Sc.
Director, Preventive Medicine Institute, USA. More
Editor In Chief
Akira Yagi Ph.D., Emeritus Professor, Fukuyama University, Hiroshima, Japan More
  • Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” Proclaimed nobody less than Hippocrates, the Ancient Greek philosopher and doctor about 460 B.C. And indeed, the daily food intake is the most important exchange of our organism with the environment. Today, we know that the choice of comestible goods is an important contributor to our well-being and that the targeted use of specific nutrients and other bioactive molecules (e.g. secondary plant products) significantly helps in the regulation of metabolic processes in a variety of situations of particular requirements. However, next to a health protective diet, identifying the chemical compounds of a healthy natural food product allows us to characterize those compounds that are potential candidates for a new drugMore

Vol 8, No 3 (2019)

Table of Contents


Epigenetic Roles of Microbiota and Aloe vera in Health and Disease PDF HTML
Akira Yagi, Byung Pal Yu 2871-2878
The hepatopathogenesis of hepatitis E virus genotype 3 PDF HTML
Mohammad Khalid Parvez 2879-2881


Chewing Well During Meals May Benefit Health Via the Enterosalivary Nitrate–Nitrite–Nitric Oxide Pathway PDF HTML
Jun Kobayashi 2882-2885

Original Article

Role Of Neo-Adjuvant TIPS In Child Pugh Class A And B Cirrhotic Patients Undergoing Elective Intra-Abdominal Surgery PDF HTML
Deepanshu Jain, Maria Veronica Bandres, Ejaz Mahmood, Eyob Feyssa 2886-2890
Low Adherence To Nutritional Recommendations In Patients With Cirrhosis: A Prospective Observational Study PDF HTML
Francesco Palmese, Ferdinando Antonino Giannone, Ilaria Bolondi, Maurizio Baldassarre, Giacomo Zaccherini, Manuel Tufoni, Silvia Boffelli, Sonia Berardi, Franco Trevisani, Paolo Caraceni 2896-2902
Gastroenterology and hepatology research output in the 20th century - A bibliometric study PDF HTML
Nadia Khamees, Abdelrahman Mustafa, Rakan Al-Rashdan, Noor Abu-Farsakh, Farah Abu-azzam, Othman Alaraj, Mohammad Al-Essa, Saif Aldeen AlRyalat 2903-2906
Effect of Vitamin D Replacement on Liver Enzymes in Patients with Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease PDF HTML
Aliakbar Hajiaghamohammadi, Ali Akbar Shafikhani, Ali Bastani, Naser Gaemi 2907-2910
Real World Response To Direct Acting Antivirals DAA In African Americans Treated In A Non-Gastroenterology Setting PDF HTML
Paul H Naylor, Raya Kutaimy, Pradeep R. Kathi, Neha Sahni, Murray N. Ehrinpreis, Milton G. Mutchnick 2891-2895

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ISSN: 2224-6509