Japanese Society of Nephrology


CEN (Clinical and Experimental Nephrology)

Clinical and Experimental Nephrology is a peer-reviewed bimonthly journal, officially published by the Japanese Society of Nephrology (JSN) to create an international forum for the discussion of research and issues relating to the study of nephrology

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    To AUTHORS submitting Original Articles
    For clinical research papers (both observational studies and interventional studies), an Institutional Review Board (IRB)/Ethics Committee approval number must be provided.
    Submission of clinical research papers without an IRB approval number has not been accepted since January 1, 2013.

    For clinical research papers dealing with prospective interventional studies, it is necessary to register with a public clinical trial registry, e.g., ClinicalTrials.gov or UMIN, before the clinical trials are initiated.
    Submission of clinical research papers without a registration number will not be accepted after January 1, 2015.

CEN Case Reports (Case reports) NEW

CEN Case Reports is a peer-reviewed online-only journal, officially published biannually by the Japanese Society of Nephrology (JSN). The journal presents original case reports in nephrology, enabling for clinicians to share their experience broadly and to review interesting cases reported by colleagues worldwide.

Medical journal site

1) NDT (Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation): http://ndt.oxfordjournals.org/
2) CKJ (Clinical Kidney Journal): http://ckj.oxfordjournals.org/
3) NDT-Educational: http://www.ndt-educational.org/
4) Peritoneal Dialysis International: http://www.pdiconnect.com/