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 7, No 2 (2018)

Table of Contents


Prophylactic aloe components on autoimmune diseases: barbaloin, aloe-emodin, emodin, and fermented butyrate PDF HTML
AKIRA YAGI, Byung Pal Yu 2535-2541
Preparing Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Diseases For Biological Therapies In Clinical Practice PDF HTML
Julio Maria Chebli, Pedro Duarte Gaburri, Lívia de Almeida Costa, Liliana Andrade Chebli, Tarsila Campanha da Rocha Ribeiro, Nayara Peres Aguiar, Carla Malaguti, Maria Cristina Vasconcellos Furtado 2542-2554


Hemodynamic Changes in the Intra-Hepatic Circulation of Hepatosplenic Schistosomiasis: the Role of Hepatic Artery PDF HTML
Bernardo Times Carvalho, Ana Lucia Coutinho 2555-2560

Original Article

Effect of Antiplatelet Therapy on Surgical Blood Loss and Post-Pancreatectomy Hemorrhage in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy PDF HTML
Takahisa Fujikawa, Hiroshi Kawamoto, Akira Tanaka 2561-2568
Long Term Follow Up of Chronic Hepatitis C Patients: Will Sustained Virological Response be Enough to Prevent Cirrhosis in The Long Term? PDF HTML
Coskun Ozer Demirtas, Murat Pekgoz, Selim Gurel 2569-2573

Case Report

Pangastritis by Strongyloides stercoralis in An Immunocompetent Patient: Case Report and Literature Review PDF HTML
Andrey Biff Sarris, Frederico Antonio Berbetz, Fernando José Leopoldino Fernandes Candido, Paula Beatriz Moreira Salles, Mário Rodrigues Montemor Netto 2474-2577

Letters to the Editor

HCV Treatment with Sofosbuvir in Pakistan; Current Scenario and Future Perspective PDF HTML
Muhammad Sohail Afzal, Imtiaz Ahmad 2578-2580

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ISSN: 2224-6509