About the Journal

Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology aims to be the premier source of Reviews and commentaries for the scientific and medical communities we serve. We strive to publish articles that are authoritative, accessible and enhanced with clearly understandable figures, tables and other display items. We want to provide an unparalleled service to authors, referees and readers, and we work hard to maximize the usefulness and impact of each article. The journal publishes Research Highlights, News & Views, Comments, Reviews, Perspectives and Consensus Statements relevant to gastroenterologists and hepatologists, with our broad scope ensuring that the articles we publish reach the widest possible audience.

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All editorial decisions are made by a team of in-house, professional editors. In addition, Nature Reviews Gastroenterology & Hepatology receives advice and support from an external Advisory Board of internationally renowned scientitists and clinicians.

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Journal abbreviation

The correct abbreviation for abstracting and indexing purposes is Nat. Rev. Gastroenterol. Hepatol.


The international standard serial numbers (ISSN) for Nature Review Gastroenterology & Hepatology are 1759-5045 (print) and 1759-5053 (online).


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