Special Issue "Developmental Aging"

A special issue of Journal of Developmental Biology (ISSN 2221-3759).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 September 2019).

Special Issue Editor

Dr. Canan Nebigil
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Guest Editor
Biotechnologie et signalisation cellulaire, UMR7242, CNRS/Université de Strasbourg, ESBS Pole API, 300 boulevard Sebastien Brant, CS 10413, F - 67412 ILLKIRCH, France
Interests: cardiac development; cardiac stem/progenitor cells; cardio metabolism; cardiotoxicity; heart failure; vascularization/angiogenesis

Special Issue Information

Dear colleague,

The “Developmental Aging” special issue of the Journal of Developmental Biology publishes original research and timely review articles on all aspects of aging.  The special issue aims to increase our knowledge of the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying developmental aging and age-related dysfunctions.

In particular, this special issue mainly invites contributions that report on the following issues in aging:

  • telomere erosion;
  • epigenetic alterations;
  • genomic instability;
  • loss of proteostasis;
  • deregulated metabolism;
  • mitochondrial dysfunction;
  • cellular senescence;
  • impaired intercellular communication;
  • impaired circadian clock; and
  • stem cell

Dr. Canan Nebigil
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Journal of Developmental Biology is an international peer-reviewed open access quarterly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1600 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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