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Effects of Foods on Gastrointestinal, Metabolic and Immunological Function
Submission Deadline: Apr. 10, 2015

This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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Lead Guest Editor
Integrative Sensory Physiology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Nagasaki Pref, Japan
Guest Editors
  • Mari Kimoto
    Physiological Laboratories, Japan Women’s University, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
  • Zenro Nihei
    Section of Integrative Sensory Physiology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
  • Jorge L Zeredo
    Graduate Program in Health Sciences and Technologies, University of Brasilia, Brasilia, Brazil
  • Masato S Ota
    Laboratory of Biochemistry and Food function, Japan Women’s University, Tokyo, Japan
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Published Papers
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Authors: Mari Kimoto, Jorge L. Zeredo, Masato S. Ota, Zenro Nihei, Kazuo Toda
Pages: 1-4 Published Online: Feb. 27, 2015
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Authors: Mari Kimoto, Jorge L. Zeredo, Masato S. Ota, Zenro Nihei, Kazuo Toda
Pages: 5-8 Published Online: Feb. 27, 2015
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Authors: Mari Kimoto, Jorge L. Zeredo, Masato S. Ota, Zenro Nihei, Kazuo Toda
Pages: 9-12 Published Online: Jul. 3, 2015
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Views 2502 Downloads 73
Introduction
The close relationship between food and health is well established. Recently, special attention has been paid on the positive and negative physiological effects of food on the gastrointestinal, metabolic and immunological disorders. However, the currently available evidences are not always so satisfactory in clarifying the mechanisms by which food can produce various changes in our health conditions. A special issue on the “Effects of foods on gastrointestinal, metabolic and immunological function” aims to establish basic and clinical evidences for the role of food in the fields of nutrition physiology, endocrinology, immunology, and neuroscience among others.

We invite researchers to submit high-quality original or review papers on the food-health relationship. Potential topics include, but are not limited:

1. Digestive function and disorder
2. Metabolic studies
3. Appetite
4. Obesity
5. Eating disorders
6. Sensory component of foods
7. Taste and olfaction
8. Food chemistry
9. Nutrition and immunological disorder
10. Food allergies and intolerances
11. Stress and digestive function
12. Food and Emotion
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