About the Authors
- Yoshimasa Saito, Hidekazu Suzuki, Hitoshi Tsugawa, Hiroyuki Imaeda, Juntaro Matsuzaki, Kenro Hirata, Naoki Hosoe, Hidetsugu Saito, Toshifumi Hibi
- Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
- Makio Mukai
- Department of Pathology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan
- Masahiko Nakamura
- School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kitasato University, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
- Yoshimasa Saito, Hidetsugu Saito
- Division of Pharmacotherapeutics, Keio University Faculty of Pharmacy, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: YS H. Suzuki TH. Performed the experiments: YS HT JM KH. Analyzed the data: YS H. Suzuki JM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YS H. Suzuki HI JM KH NH MN MM H. Saito. Wrote the paper: YS H. Suzuki.