2013 American Physiological Society and The Physiological Society
Editor-in-Chief Susan Wray, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Online ISSN: 2051-817X
First paper published!
Physiological Reports has published its first paper: Mental stress elicits sustained and reproducible increases in skin sympathetic nerve activity by Matthew D. Muller, Charity L. Sauder and Chester A. Ray. The article is accompanied by a podcast of an interview between Deputy Editor-in-Chief Thomas Kleyman and author Chester Ray which gives some background to the paper.
Susan Wray, Ph.D., University of Liverpool, UK, is a Professor and former Head of the Department of Physiology at the University of Liverpool, and is a Fellow of the Academy of Medical Sciences. Her research focuses on the physiology of smooth muscle and how it contracts. She has served in various roles on the Editorial Boards of The Journal of Physiology and Experimental Physiology.
Thomas Kleyman, M.D., University of Pittsburgh, USA, is Professor and Chief, Renal-Electrolyte Division at the University of Pittsburgh. His research has been devoted to renal physiology. Dr. Kleyman has served as Editor-in-Chief of the American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology for the last five years.
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Physiological Reports is an online only, open access journal that will publish peer-reviewed research across all areas of basic, translational and clinical physiology and allied disciplines. Physiological Reports is a collaboration between The Physiological Society and the American Physiological Society, and is therefore in a unique position to serve the international physiology community through quick time to publication while upholding a quality standard of sound research that constitutes a useful contribution to the field. Papers will be accepted solely on the basis of scientific rigor, adherence to technical and ethical standards, and evidence that the study is sufficiently well-conceived and the data support the conclusions.
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Physiological Reports is a sister journal of the following journals published by The Physiological Society and the American Physiological Society:
AJP – Cell Physiology
AJP – Endocrinology and Metabolism
AJP – Gastointestinal and Liver Physiology
AJP – Heart and Circulatory Physiology
AJP – Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology
AJP – Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology
AJP – Renal Physiology
Journal of Applied Physiology
Journal of Neurophysiology
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