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Abstract Submission

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Abstract Submission will re-open from January 15, 2021

Abstract Submission Open: January 15, 2021
Abstract Submission Deadline: May 31, 2021

Conditions for Submission Abstract

  • The Scientific Committee of APASL STC Osaka will only accept original scientific material, which has not been published before. However, abstracts presented at local, regional or national meetings may be submitted.
  • Abstracts should be submitted in English.
  • The abstract is requested to start with the Background, continue with the Methods, Results, and finalized with the Conclusions.
  • The abstract must not exceed 250 words.
  • The category (one or two) defining the abstract must be chosen and marked on the form.
  • Preferred type of the presentation (oral, poster) must be marked on the form.
  • If there is any graphs, tables/statics or pictures, please send them to the congress secretariat attached by jpg file, with your email subject as "figures for submission No. xxx (your submission no.)" after abstract online-submission has been completed.
  • Maximum size of any images is 1024 x 768 pixels.
  • Case report is acceptable.
  • The presenting author is required to complete conference pre-registration until August 31, 2021
  • Notification of Abstract Acceptance will be sent to the submitter of the abstract by the end of June 2021.
  • The presenters will be requested to submit their recorded presentation (MP4 movie format) by July 30, 2021.


    1. Molecular Basis of Hepatitis B/C Virus Infection and Therapy
    2. Genetic and Epigenetic Regulation of Liver Diseases
    3. Molecular Basis of Liver Fibrosis and Cirrhosis Therapy
    4. Gut-Liver-Brain Axis in Hepatic Pathophysiology and Clinical Medicine
    5. Molecular Basis of Alcoholic and Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Therapy
    6. Immunology, Inflammation and Regeneration in Hepato-Biliary Diseases
    7. Use of Pluripotent Stem Cells and Reprogrammed Cells for Therapy
    8. Diagnosis and Therapy on Hepatic and Biliary Cancer


Excellent papers will be awarded as "Presidential Award" or "Young Investigator Award"

Presidential Award

"APASL STC Osaka Presidential Award" will be awarded to whom performed the most excellent presentation in APASL STC Osaka to encourage to further their research and progress.

Young Investigator Award (Under 40 years old)

The purpose of the "APASL STC Osaka Young Investigator Award" is to praise outstanding examples of excellence amongst those involved in research training in the early stages of their career.

If you have any question regarding abstract submission, please contact follows.

APASL STC Osaka Congress Secretariat
c/o Academia Support Japan
Tel: +81-3-6380-0102       Fax: +81-3-6380-0103
Office Hours: 9:30-17:30 except Saturdays, Sundays and National Holidays