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Editor-in-Chief: Susan Wray, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Online ISSN: 2051-817X
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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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The articles below have been highlighted from the latest issue:
Inhibitory collaterals in genetically identified medium spiny neurons in mouse primary corticostriatal cultures
Rupa R. Lalchandani and Stefano Vicini
Cardiac power integral: a new method for monitoring cardiovascular performance
Audun E. Rimehaug, Oddveig Lyng, Dag O. Nordhaug, Lasse Løvstakken, Petter Aadahl and Idar Kirkeby-Garstad
Renal effects of a novel endogenous natriuretic agent xanthurenic acid 8-o-β-d-glucoside in rats
Aaron Hoffman, Marina Okun-Gurevich, Elena Ovcharenko, Ilia Goltsman, Tony Karram, Cristopher Cain, Zaid Abassi and Joseph Winaver
Vascular effects of deletion of melanocortin-4 receptors in rats
David W. Stepp, Christabell C. Osakwe, Eric J. Belin de Chantemele and James D. Mintz
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