Regulation of the serotonin transporter in the pathogenesis of irritable bowel syndrome
Duo-Chen Jin, Hai-Long Cao, Meng-Que Xu, Si-Nan Wang, Yu-Ming Wang, Fang Yan, Bang-Mao Wang, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, General Hospital, Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin 300052, China
Hai-Long Cao, Fang Yan, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 372320696, United States
Author contributions: Jin DC, Cao HL and Wang BM designed the review; Jin DC, Cao HL, Xu MQ, Wang SN and Wang YM collected and analyzed the literature; Jin DC and Cao HL wrote the paper; Jin DC, Cao HL, Xu MQ, Wang SN, Yan F and Wang BM modified the manuscript; all authors were involved in the final approval of the article.
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81300272, No. 81470796, No. 81570489 and No. 81570478, and the Tianjin Research Program of Application Foundation and Advanced Technology of China, No. 15JCZDJC36600.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no conflicts of interest.
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Correspondence to: Hai-Long Cao, MD, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, General Hospital, Tianjin Medical University, 154 Anshan Road, Heping District, Tianjin 300052, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: March 27, 2016
Peer-review started: March 28, 2016
First decision: May 12, 2016
Revised: May 28, 2016
Accepted: June 15, 2016
Article in press: June 15, 2016
Published online: September 28, 2016