Academic Editor

Akio Inui


Summary

Prof. Akio Inui is the Chairman of the Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Kagoshima University Graduate School, Kagoshima Japan. He completed his M.D. and Ph.D. degrees at Kobe University. He is recognized for his studies in elucidating the role of gut-brain peptides such as ghrelin, and his efforts are now focused on the translational research for better understanding and management of human behavioral disorders, including obesity, cancer cachexia, and eating disorders.

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Work details

Professor of Psychosomatic Internal Medicine

Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences
Psychosomatic Internal Medicine
Research Interest: Appetite weight adjustment, Psychosomatic disorder, Traditional Chinese medicine, Integrated Medical Care

PeerJ Contributions

April 4, 2016
487 downloads
4,790 views
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https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1853 PubMed 27069795
August 6, 2015
265 downloads
1,040 views
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https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1105 PubMed 26290782
April 7, 2015
7 citations
665 downloads
2,572 views
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https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.859 PubMed 25870767
August 26, 2014
6 citations
722 downloads
1,743 views
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https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.540 PubMed 25237599

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