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 6, No 6 (2017)

Table of Contents

Original Article

Inhibitory Effects of Valproic Acid in Oxaliplatin-Induced Neuropathy in Rat Model PDF HTML
Ke Ren, Kai Yi, Yidan Dai, Motoi Fujiwara, Tetsuo Ohta, Hayato Terayama, Kou Sakabe, Shuang-Qin Yi 2461-2469
Similarities in Hepatitis C Patient Profiles Over a Decade in an Urban GI Clinic PDF HTML
Brian Rutledge, Vipul Mahajan, Paul Naylor, Sindhuri Benjaram, Murray Ehrinpreis, Milton Gordon Mutchnick 2470-2474
Trends in hospitalization rates for Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease in Spain between 1997 and 2012. An observational study PDF HTML
Ruth Gil-Prieto, Carlos Taxonera, Jesus San Roman-Montero, Raquel Pascual-García, Javier Castrodeza-Sanz, Angel Gil-de-Miguel 2475-2480
Epidermal Growth Factor Gene Polymorphism in Egyptian Patients with Hepatocellular carcinoma related to Hepatitis C PDF HTML
Heba Sergany, Asmaa M. Mohamed, Naglaa Kamal Madkour, Mohamed A Elsebeaey, Aza Mohamed, Shereen S. M. Elshaer, Fawkia Eissa Zahran, Hala H El Deeb 2481-2485
Determination of genotype and viral load of HCV among Iranian thalassemic patients suffering from hepatitis PDF HTML
Vahid Babaei, Hojjat Afradi, Atefeh Amerizadeh, Robabeh Shabani, Abazar Yari, Hamidreza Zeraatgar Gohardani, Sara Nazari, Samira Ghazi, Shahram Teimourian 2486-2489
A Correlational study between Nutritional Status and Severity of Rotavirus Diarrhea in children under five years in Bandung, Indonesia PDF HTML
Yudith Setiati Ermaya, Dwi Prasetyo, Iesje Martiza Sabaroedin, Yati Soenarto 2490-2494
Cystograstrostomy Guided by Endoscopic Ultrasound in the Treatment of Pancreatic Pseudocysts PDF HTML
Jile Mimiesse, Hassan Seddik, Clausina Ahoui-Apendi, Tarik Adoui, Sarha Sentissi, Arnaud Mongo, Marlyse Ngalessami, Ngala Itoua Ngaporo, Blaise Irénée Atipo-Ibara, Jean-Rosaire Ibara, Ahmed Benkirane 2495-2497

Case Report

Acute Liver Injury Associated with Anorexia Nervosa PDF HTML
Omar Massoud, D. Ralph Crowe 2498-2501

Letters to the Editor

IL-28B genetic analysis and HBV disease association studies with small number study subjects; should we rely on results? PDF HTML
Muhammad Sohail Afzal 2502-2504

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ISSN: 2224-6509