The Official Journal of the International Society for Pathophysiology



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Pathophysiology, the official journal of the International Society for Pathophysiology, is a peer-reviewed international English language journal which addresses the etiology, development, and elimination of pathological processes. Contributions on the basic mechanisms underlying these processes, model systems and interdisciplinary approaches are strongly encouraged. Article types accepted include, but are not limited to, original research articles, reviews and editorials. An international editorial board welcomes contributions covering the following areas:

  • General pathophysiological processes: inflammation, infection, hypoxia, stress, shock, pain, disregulation
  • Cellular and molecular pathophysiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Heart and circulation
  • Respiratory system
  • Renal, fluid and electrolyte pathophysiology
  • Gastrointestinal and hepatic system
  • Endocrine system
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Blood system
  • Immune system
  • Reproductive system
  • Locomotor system

Pathophysiology is published quarterly. The journal is indexed by Scopus and PubMed.

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Editor-in-Chief: Osmo Hänninen Dept. of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Eastern Finland , P.O. Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland, Regional Editor (America) J. Steven Alexander Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130-3932, USA, Regional Editor (Europe) Hans-Christoph Scholle Division Motor Research, Pathophysiology & Biomechanics, Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erfurter Strasse 35, 07740 Jena, Germany , Regional Editor (Asia-Pacific) O. Matsuo Department of Physiology, Kinki University School of Medicine, Osakasayama, Japan, Founding Editor T. Yoshikawa First Department of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602, Japan, Editorial Board: K.-E. Arfors Princeton, NJ, USA, P.J. Barnes London, UK, N.G. Bazan New Orleans, LA, USA, D.L. Carden Shreveport, LA, USA, R.M. Carey Charlottesville, VA, USA, M.-H. Chung Seoul, Korea, B. Falck Uppsala, Sweden, H.A. Fozzard Chicago, IL, USA, C. Geelen Lyon, France, S. Gelman Boston, MA, USA, U. Heinemann Berlin, Germany, K. Hierholzer Allensbach, Germany, I. Huhtaniemi Turku, Finland, N.H. Hunt Sydney, NSW, Australia, M. Inoue Osaka, Japan, G.N. Kryzhanovsky Moscow, Russia, P.R. Kvietys London, Ontario, Canada, D.H. Lewis Linkoping, Sweden, R. Llinás New York, NY, USA, O. Matsuo Osaka, Japan, R. Melzack Montreal, Canada, E. Monos Budapest, Hungary, H. Nakazawa Kanagawa, Japan, Y. Oomura Hyogo, Japan, S. Orlov Montreal, Canada, R. Paoletti Milano, Italy, M. Perry Sydney, NSW, Australia, T. Sakata Oita, Japan, G.W. Schmid-Schonbein La Jolla, CA, USA, A. Syrota Paris, France, H. Takahashi Osaka, Japan, A.E. Taylor Mobile, AL, USA, K. Vaananen Turku, Sweden, F. Waldvogel Geneva, Switzerland
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