About the Journal

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Journal of the Anus, Rectum and Colon

Publisher: The Japan Society of Coloproctology (Tokyo, Japan)
ONLINE ISSN: 2432-3853
Journal Abbreviation: J Anus Rectum Colon
Frequency: Quarterly

Editorial Board


Soichiro Ishihara The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Naohiro Tomita Toyonaka Municipal Hospital, Osaka, Japan

Associate Editors

Akira Andoh Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital, Shiga, Japan
Han-Mo Chiu National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Kimihiko Funahashi Toho University Medical Center Omori hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Hirotoshi Hasegawa Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
Yojiro Hashiguchi Teikyo University, Tokyo, Japan
David G. Hewett The University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia
Tadakazu Hisamatsu Kyorin University, Tokyo, Japan
Masafumi Inomata Oita University, Oita, Japan
Masaaki Ito National Cancer Center Hospital East, Chiba, Japan
Hiroshi Kashida Kindai University, Osaka, Japan
Hidetoshi Katsuno Fujita Health University, Aichi, Japan
Seon Hahn Kim Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Junichi Koike Toho University Medical Center Omori hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Toshiki Mimura Jichi Medical University Hospital, Tochigi, Japan
Hidenori Miyamoto Miyamoto Hospital, Tokushima, Japan
Kosuke Okamoto Matsushima Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
Mitsuyoshi Ota Yokohama City Minato Red Cross Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
Yoshihisa Saida Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
Yutaka Saito National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Yasuhiro Shimojima Matsushima Hospital, Kanagawa, Japan
Antonino Spinelli Humanitas University, Milan, Italy
Shota Takano Coloproctology Center Takano Hospital, Kumamoto, Japan
Ichiro Takemasa Sapporo Medical University, Hokkaido, Japan
Shinji Tanaka Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
Hideki Ueno National Defense Medical College, Saitama, Japan
Takeshi Yamada Nippon Medical School Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Shigeki Yamaguchi Saitama Medical University International Medical Centre, Saitama, Japan
Hironori Yamamoto Jichi Medical University, Tochigi, Japan
Tetsuo Yamana Tokyo Yamate Medical Center, Tokyo, Japan
Takashi Yao Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan

Revenue Sources

JARC receives revenue from the following sources to cover the costs of journal production, web hosting, CMS, database, online repository, peer review, editing and online publication

  • Annual budget from the Japan Society of Coloproctology
  • Article processing charge for accepted manuscripts
  • JSPS KAKENHI (Grant Number JP17HP4001)

Advertisement Policy

The Japan Society of Coloproctology will not accept any advertisement for products or services to be published or posted on JARC and its related webpages.

Editorial Office

Journal of the Anus, Rectum and Colon Editorial Office
c/o Kyorinsha Co., Ltd.
3-46-10, Nishigahara, Kita-ku, Tokyo, 114-0024, Japan
E-mail: jarc@coloproctology.gr.jp
*The Editorial Office of JARC is located within Kyorinsha Co., Ltd. Kyorinsha is a corporation that provides journal printing and editorial support and management services.