Special Issue "Novel Aspects of Redox and Antioxidant Signaling"
A special issue of Antioxidants (ISSN 2076-3921).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 31 January 2019
Dr. Nataliia V. Shults
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
Dr. Lucia Marcocci
Department of Biochemical Sciences “A. Rossi Fanelli”, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
About 25–30 years ago, the field of reactive oxygen species (ROS) underwent a paradigm shift from molecular oxygen being the double-edged sword to ROS being the double-edged sword. It is now well established that ROS are not merely damaging causing species, but also regulate biological processes including cell signal transduction. The field of redox signaling has emerged, and new and exciting discoveries revealing that ROS and antioxidants regulate various aspects of cell signaling and cellular functions have been made. The Special Issue on "Novel Aspects of Redox and Antioxidant Signaling" seeks to compile recent advances in mechanisms and functions of redox signaling as well as the antioxidant regulation of cellular functions. This Special Issue welcomes the submission of original contribution papers, mini-reviews summarizing work in your laboratory, as well as comprehensive review articles. Some of the topics that will be covered in the Special Issue include:
- Vitamin E nicotinate signaling
- Juglone signaling
- Inhibition of antioxidant pathway of Bcl-2
- Protein carbonylation and decarbonylation in redox signaling
- Oxidant-mediated amino acid conversion as a new mechanism of oxidative stress and cell signaling
- Redox regulation of peroxiredoxins
- Mitochondria ultrastructure and cell signaling
- Transmission electron microscopic assessment of mitochondria in oxidative stress and cell signaling
- Redox signaling in right-sided heart failure
- Antioxidant regulation of cell reprogramming
Dr. Nataliia V. Shults
Dr. Lucia Marcocci
Manuscript Submission Information
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- cell signaling
- reactive oxygen species
- signal transduction
The below list represents only planned manuscripts. Some of these manuscripts have not been received by the Editorial Office yet. Papers submitted to MDPI journals are subject to peer-review.
(2) Original Contribution: Thiol regulation of peroxiredoxin 6
(3) Original Contribution: Effects of the Inhibition of antioxidant pathway of Bcl-2 in pulmonary hypertension
(4) Mini-Review: Effects of juglone on oxidative stress and cell signaling
(5) Mini-Review: Antioxidant regulation of cell reprogramming
(6) Mini-Review: Transmission electron microscopic assessment of mitochondria in oxidative stress and cell signaling
(7) Mini-Review: Redox signaling in right-sided heart failure
(8) Mini-Review: Cell signaling of anaerobic bacteria expose to oxygen
(9) Original Contribution: TBA
(10) Hypothesis Paper: Oxidant-mediated protein amino acid conversion as a new mechanism of oxidative stress and redox signaling