Biomarkers in autoimmune pancreatitis and immunoglobulin G4-related disease
Akane Hara, Tomohiro Watanabe, Kosuke Minaga, Tomoe Yoshikawa, Ken Kamata, Masatoshi Kudo, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka-Sayama 589-8511, Japan
Author contributions: Hara A, Watanabe T, and Minaga K drafted the manuscript; Yoshikawa T, Kamata K, and Kudo M edited and revised the manuscript; Hara A, Watanabe T, Minaga K, Yoshikawa T, Kamata K and Kudo M have read and approved the final manuscript; all authors therefore meet the criteria for authorship established by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.
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Corresponding author: Tomohiro Watanabe, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, 377-2 Ohno-Higashi, Osaka-Sayama 589-8511, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: February 11, 2021
Peer-review started: February 11, 2021
First decision: March 14, 2021
Revised: March 19, 2021
Accepted: April 26, 2021
Article in press: April 26, 2021
Published online: May 21, 2021