Advances in Clinical and Translational Research

Editor in Chief: Prof. Yasushi Shibata

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Clinical and translational research has been the major strength of any society and culture in today’s world. Since, ancient time’s human being is applying the knowledge gained from research studies over the years for attaining better outcomes in healthcare. Advances in Clinical and Translational Research (ACTR) is a scholarly open access journal that provides comprehensive coverage of recent discoveries and ongoing developments in the area of clinical and translational research. Articles are welcome in the form of original research, review articles, case reports, commentaries, mini-reviews etc. on emerging concepts and points of view.

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Focus & Scope

The Primary focus of advances in clinical and translational research is to deliver most exciting and novel information about scientific discoveries related to all aspects of research i.e, basic, preclinical, clinical, translational etc. and their outcomes. Advances in clinical and translational research journal cater to the requirements of the medical/clinical practitioners, researchers, lab professionals, students, academicians, and industries that are involved in research.

This journal will provide a comprehensive coverage on studies describing basic, preclinical, clinical, translational research in all the areas of internal medicine, surgery and medical sciences. The journal aims to cover all medical areas including epidemiology, clinical oncology, drug development, regenerative medicine, dentistry, palliative medicine, forensic medicine, pharmaceutics, pharmacology, etc.

Yasushi Shibata

Yasushi Shibata

Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Mito Medical Center, University of Tsukuba
Mito Kyodo General Hospital, Japan

Dr. Shibata is serving as professor at Department of Neurosurgery, Mito Medical Center, University of Tsukuba, Japan. After graduating from University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba in 1988 he completed his residency program Neurosurgery, Anesthesiology and General Surgery at Tsukuba University Hospital and received Ph.D. from University of Tsukuba for a thesis entitled; “Neutron Capture Therapy with a new Boron-porphyrin compound in the rat 9L glioma model” in 1999. After receiving Ph.D., he conducted basic and clinical research at the Harvard Medical School, Boston, the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA. He published more than 200 peer reviewed manuscripts and more than 50 edited textbooks. He has received many research grants and awards. He is the on the board of the Japan Neurosurgical Society, The Japan Stroke Society, and The Japanese Headache Society.

Research Interests
Cerebrovascular Diseases; Head Injury; Neuroradiology; Headache; Brain Tumor; Spine; Epilepsy; Dementia; Neuroanatomy

Editor in Chief

Yasushi Shibata, Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Mito Medical Center, University of Tsukuba, Mito Kyodo General Hospital, Japan, E-mail:


Mutian Zhang, Chief Medical Physicist, Department of Radiation Oncology, Summa Health Cancer Institute, USA, E-mail:

Mohammad Mehrmohammadi, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Wayne State University, USA, E-mail:

Shih-Shih Chen, Instructor, Karches Center for Oncology Research, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health, USA, E-mail:

Ugo Rovigatti, Associate Professor of Molecular Biology, Department of Medicine, University of Florence, Italy, Email:

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Articles in Press (Volume 3 Issue 2)

  • Open Access Research Article

    Single Institute Experience of Pancreatico-Enteric Anastomosis Failure after Pancreaticoduodenectomy

    Authored by: Yoonkyung Woo, Youngkyoung You, Jaehyun Han, Hojoong Choi, Yumi Kim, Bongjun Kwak, Taeho Hong, and Donggoo Kim

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  • Open Access Research Article

    Reducing the missed opportunities and Increasing Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Rates among Early Adolescents with Low Socioeconomic Status

    Authored by: Kimberly Pham, Somi Singh, Ryan Walters, Cristina Fernandez, Jayan Vasudevan, Cathy Hudson, Anthony Yaghmour, and Meera Varman

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  • Open Access Case Report

    Novel Frameshift Variant in the NPC1 Gene Underlies Niemann Pick Disease Type 1 in a Consanguineous Indian Pedigree

    Authored by: Pratiksha Chheda, Shailesh Pande, and Sushant Vinarkar

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  • Open Access Review Article

    A Critical Review of the Current Trends in Lumbar Interbody Fusion Techniques

    Authored by: Evangelos I. Papanastasiou, and Ioannis D. Gelalis

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Current Issue (Volume 3, Issue 1)

  • Open Access Research Article

    Clinical Value of the Measurement of Myelin Basic Protein in the Cerebrospinal Fluid of Patients with Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    Authored by: Yasushi Shibata and Ryota Mashiko

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  • Open Access Research Article

    Echocardiographic Predictors of Cancer Therapeutics-Related Cardiac Dysfunction in Patients with Hematologic Malignancies

    Authored by: Atai Watanabe, Naohide Yamashita, Toyotaka Kawamata, Kazuaki Yokoyama, Takaaki Konuma, Seiko Kato, Nobuhiro Ohno, Satoshi Takahashi, Kaoru Uchimaru, and Arinobu Tojo

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  • Open Access Research Article

    Nonoperative Minimally-Displaced Patella Fractures: Not a Benign Injury

    Authored by: Joseph D Cooper, Nathanael Heckmann, Dhanur Damodar, Daniel Tran, Lakshmanan Sivasundaram, Braden McKnight, and George F. “Rick” Hatch III

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  • Open Access Research Article

    Implicit Social Competence and Self Worth in Adults with Autism

    Authored by: Grace L. Simmons, Isaac C. Smith, and Susan W. White

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  • Open Access Case Report

    Prepubertal Metformin Treatment in Fragile X Syndrome Alleviated Macroorchidism: A Case Study

    Authored by: Dragana Protic, Petrina Kaluzhny, Flora Tassone, and Randi J. Hagerman

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