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Synonyms: Dr. Jin
Japanese: JIN-仁-
English: Jin
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Type: Manga
Volumes: 20
Chapters: 137
Status: Finished
Published: Apr 12, 2000 to Nov 24, 2010
Genres: Award Winning Award Winning, Drama Drama, Supernatural Supernatural
Themes: Historical Historical, Medical Medical, Time Travel Time Travel
Demographic: Seinen Seinen
Serialization: Super Jump
Authors: Murakami, Motoka (Story & Art)


Score: 7.821 (scored by 14011,401 users)
1 indicates a weighted score.
Ranked: #12012
2 based on the top manga page. Please note that 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3373
Members: 5,751
Favorites: 75


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As a result of a strange encounter with a mysterious carcinogenic fetus he found inside a patient's skull, brain surgeon Minakata Jin has slipped back through time. Equipped with modern medical knowledge, he faces various fatal diseases and injuries. Then, he meets the ordinary people of Edo as well as illustrious figures, and his surgical knife carves out a new history and story of life.

(Source: Easy Going Scanlations)


Jin has been digitally published in English on author Motoka Murakami's Patreon webpage.



Jan 12, 2021
The manga Jin is born from the author (Motoka Murakami) asking himself a question: "If a doctor with knowledge of modern medicine was sent back to the Edo period, what would that man have been able to do?" While advancing through the pages, I realize that the main idea behind most (if not all) of the arcs this work consists of is roughly a direct answer to this question, with a different sickness or situation every time. However, this manga is so much more than just that.

Jin is a neurosurgeon that accidentally travels back in time to 1862 during the Edo era in Japan. ...
Jun 16, 2012
Preliminary (6/137 eps)
So let me start with a review here since no one has done yet at the time.

Jin is a manga made for people that enjoy some kind of historical conflicts.
What I mean by this is a surgeon travelling back in time accidentally (Edo period) and without a way to turn back.
He will have an impact in people's life in the past, using his skills as a surgeon to help save many lives and challenging every day difficulties of the past, for example: A deadly plague.
With the techology known from the future he is able to cure a disease that in the past was incurable.

The ...

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May 6, 2020 6:14 AM

It’s time to ditch the text file.
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