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Gastroesophageal reflux disease: current developments and therapeutic strategies

Guest Editors:
Jimin Wu, MD, PLA Rocket Force Characteristic Medical Center, China
Mónica Rocío Zavala-Solares, MD, PhD, Universidad La Salle de México, Mexico

Submission Status: Open until 13 August 2024

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: research and clinical innovations

Guest Editors:
Ludovico Abenavoli : University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Italy
Yang Zou: Jiangxi Provincial People’s Hospital, China

Submission Status: Open until 18 July 2024

Advanced endoscopic procedures in gastroenterology

Guest Editors:
Chang Seok Bang: Hallym University College of Medicine, South Korea
Wandong Hong: The First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, China
Yeong Yeh Lee: Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Andrea Lisotti: University of Bologna, Italy
Kyaw Min Tun: Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA

Submission Status: Open until 2 March 2024

Gut microbiome and precision nutrition

Guest Editors:
Amin Talebi Bazmin Abadi: Tarbiat Modares University, Iran
Gaetano Gallo: Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Jotham Suez: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA

Submission Status: Open until 31 December 2023

Inflammatory bowel disease – advances in pathogenesis and treatment research

Guest Editors:
Lorenzo Bertani
: University of Pisa, Italy
Gaetano Gallo: University of Catanzaro, Italy
Vishal Sharma: Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, India

Submission Status: Open until 30 November 2023


Liver cirrhosis and its complications

Guest Editors:
Cyriac Abby Philips: Rajagiri Hospital, India
Xingshun Qi: General Hospital of Northern Theater Command, China
Fernando Gomes Romeiro: São Paulo State University, Brazil
Le Wang: General Hospital of Northern Theater Command, China


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    3.0 - 5-year Impact Factor
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