Current Updates in Hepatology and Gastroenterology

Current Updates in Hepatology and Gastroenterology

Current Updates in Hepatology and Gastroenterology is a new open access and open peer review* journal aiming to serve as a platform for researchers to explore enhanced exchange of scientific literature in the fields of Hepatology and Gastroenterology. *Open Peer Review allows immediate publication with transparency in peer review processing and avoids editorial bias.

Full-length research papers, short research papers (notes), reviews, Letters to the Editor, Observation articles and Null/Negative results as well are considered for publication, which could favor science.

  • Inflammatory Diseases
  • Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
  • Hepatitis
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Peptic Ulcers
  • Pancreatic Health and Disease
  • Endoscopy
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Various relevant specialties of Hepatology and Gastroenterology

Notification: Call for Papers

Researchers are cordially invited to contribute manuscripts for our upcoming issue of the journal. You may send your manuscripts as an Email attachment to

  • Zongqiong Sun, Department of Radiology, Affiliated Hospital of Jiangnan University, The Forth People’s Hospital of Wuxi City, China
  • Jaime González López, Department of Pharmacy, University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
  • Virendra Jain, Department of Radiodiagnosis, Lok Nayak Hospital, India
  • Huachuan Zheng, Cancer Research Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning Medical University, China
  • Tanyaporn Chantarojanasiri, General Hospital, Thailand
  • Dani Calcagno, Center on Oncology Research, Federal University of Pará, Brazil
  • Shenghong Zhang, Division of Gastroenterology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, China
  • Mostafa Yakoot, Green Clinic and Research Center, Egypt
  • Sonmoon Mohapatra, Department of Internal Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/Saint Peters University Hospital, USA
  • Boltin D, Division of Gastroenterology, Rabin Medical Center, Belinson Campus, Israel
  • Azita Hekmatdoost, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
  • Emiliano Giardina, Department of Biomedicine and Prevention, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Italy
  • Piyush Ranjan, Department of Gastroenterology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, India
  • Mohamed  Alboraie, Haya Al-Habeeb Gastroenterology Center, Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital, Kuwait
  • Bartoș Adrian, Regional Institute of Gastroenterology and Hepatology “O. Fodor”, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Federico Mocchegiani, United Hospital of Ancona, Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy
  • Ayman I Sayegh, College of Veterinary Medicine, Tuskegee University, USA
  • Chaohui Yu, Department of Gastroenterology, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, China
  • Monir Hussein Bahgat, Department of Hepatology and Gastroenterology, Mansoura Specialized Medical Hospital, Egypt
  • Taha A Alkarboly, Kurdistan Center for Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Iraq
  • Domenico Rubello, Padova University, Italy
  • Sufia Islam, Department of Pharmacy, East West University, Bangladesh
  • Tunc Ones, Marmara University School of Medicine, Turkey
  • Sinju Sundaresan, Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology Division, University of Michigan, USA
  • Yong Zhang, Dalian Sixth People’s Hospital, China
  • Patrícia Danielle Lima de Lima, State University of Pará, Brazil
  • Ahmed Altonbary, Mansoura Specialized Medical Hospital, Mansoura University, Egypt
  • Harsha VR Moole, University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, USA
  • Simone Mocellin, University of Padova, Italy
  • Jian Feng Zhang, Nantong University Affiliated Hospital, China
  • Kuo-Shyang Jeng, Far East Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
  • Antara Banerjee, Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (CARE), India
  • Nuria Pérez y López, Hospital Angeles Lindavista, Mexico
  • Zhiming Hao, Department of Rheumatology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
  • Elias Makhoul, Notre Dame De Secours University Hospital, Lebanon
  • Piyush Somani, Jaswant Rai Specialty Hospital, India
  • Gozde Dervis Hakim, Tepecik Education and Research Hospital, Turkey
  • Thierry Claudel, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
  • Choong Nam Shim, Nasaret International Hospital, South Korea
  • Pasquale Parisi, Faculty of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University, Italy
  • Jeffrey Burke Halldorson, University of California, USA
  • Abdurrahman Kadayifci, Gaziantep University School of Medicine, Turkey
  • Toru Ishikawa, Saiseikai Niigata Daini Hospital, Japan
  • Jung-Ta Kao, China Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
  • Manuela Curescu, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Romania
  • Alessandro Franchello, S. Giovanni Battista Hospital in Turin, Italy
  • Seung-Hwa Lee, Ajou University School of Medicine, South Korea
  • Haifa Hasan Sindi, Maternity and Children Hospital, KSA
  • Timna Eliash Naftali, Meir Hospital, Israel
  • Eun-Seong Seo, Seohae Hospital, South Korea
  • Dong-Hwan Kim, Seohae Hospital, South Korea
  • Jitendra H Mistry, Baroda Laparoscopy Hospital, India
  • Alaa El-Hussuna, Aalborg University Hospital, Denmark
  • Bo Jin, Department of Gastroenterology, The 309th Hospital of the People’s Liberation Army, China
  • Enrique Galban, National Gastroenterology Institute (IGE), Cuba
  • Shah Giashuddin, New York Presbyterian-Methodist Hospital, USA
  • Nabil Ben Chaabane, Qatar Armed Forces Medical Unit, Hepatogastroenterology Clinic, Qatar
  • Asem Ahmed Elfert, Tanta University Faculty of Medicine, Egypt
  • Alessandro Federico, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Italy
  • Kaushal Kishor Prasad, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), India
  • Milko Bozhidarov Mirchev, Medical University, Bulgaria
  • Fengming NI, Jilin University The First hospital, China
  • Gururatsaku Montri, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Australia
  • Natalia A Osna, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
  • Davor Štimac, Clinical Hospital Center Rijeka, Croatia
  • Reda Mohamed Salem El badawy, Banha University Hospital , Egypt
  • Sen-Yung Hsieh, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
  • Ashish Chogle, Children’s Hospital of Orange County, USA
  • Azita Hekmatdoost, Tehran University of Medical Sciences , Iran
The Effect of Taurine on Hepatic Disorders (Version 1, 2 Approved with Reservation)
Review Article     Open Access
The Effect of Taurine on Hepatic Disorders [Version 1, 2 Approved with Reservation]
Patricia Rodella, Luiz Fernando Takase, Jean Leandro dos Santos, Cauê Benito Scarim, Ednir de Oliveira Vizioli and Chung Man Chin
Curr Updates Hepatol Gastroenterol. (2017) 1: 1.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: February 02, 2017 Accepted: February 26, 2017 Published: March 05, 2017
Open Peer Review Status: 2 Approved with Reservation
Reviewer: Yong Zhang, Dalian Sixth People’s Hospital, China        Download Review Report     
Submission Date: June 05, 2017
Reviewer: Sufia Islam, Department of Pharmacy, East West University, Bangladesh        Download Review Report     
Submission Date: June 13, 2017

Should FODMAP Diet be Preferred in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases? (Version 1, 1 Approved with Reservations)
Review Article     Open Access
Should FODMAP Diet be Preferred in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases? [Version 1, 1 Approved with Reservations]
Gozde Dervis Hakim
Curr Updates Hepatol Gastroenterol. (2017) 1: 2.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: February 21, 2017 Accepted: March 14, 2017 Published: March 24, 2017
Open Peer Review Status: 1 Approved with Reservations

Reviewer: Jaime González López, Department of Pharmacy, University Hospital of Santiago de Compostela, Spain        Download Review Report     
Submission Date: April 21, 2017

Article Processing Charge (APC) of USD 500/Manuscript is charged for articles accepted for publication. APC supports the journal to cover production, maintenance and administrative expenses.

50% discount in the Article Processing Charges (APC) is provided for articles, where the editorial board member is the corresponding author.

Additional discounts/waivers are provided by evaluating case by case.