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  • November 2014

    Pharmaceutical Science to Improve the Human Condition: Winners and Finalists for the Prix Galien USA Awards 2013

    Edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff

    This Annals volume presents scientific achievements by winners and finalists of the 2013 Prix Galien USA, honoring excellence in pharmaceutical science.

    Volume 1329

    November 2014

    Frontiers in Agricultural Sustainability: Studying the Protein Supply Chain to Improve Dietary Quality

    Edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff

    This Annals volume explores sustainable protein innovations in food science and programming that are aimed at producing the required quality and quantity of protein to consumers worldwide.

    Volume 1328

    Free online access provide by the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science

    October 2014

    Addiction Reviews

    Edited by George R. Uhl (National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, Maryland)

    The sixth installment of this annual series explores molecular and translational/therapeutic aspects of addiction.

    Volume 1327

    October 2014

    Flow of Time

    Edited by Dean Rickles and Maria Kon (University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)

    This Annals volume explores the nature of time's passage from a variety of perspectives, including from mathematics and physics to linguistics and cognitive science.

    Volume 1326

    September 2014

    The 12th OESO World Conference: Cancers of the Esophagus

    Edited by Robert Giuli (Deputy Director of OESO, Executive Director of the OESO Foundation, Paris, France) and Asad Umar (National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland)

    This Annals volume presents a compilation of expert views on topics related to esophageal cancers presented at the World Organization for Specialized Studies on Diseases of the Esophagus 12th World Conference.

    Volume 1325

    September 2014

    Technical Considerations for Rice Fortification in Public Health

    Edited by Luz Maria De-Regil (World Health Organization), Arnaud Laillou (Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition), Regina Moench-Pfanner (Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition), and Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas (World Health Organization)

    This Annals volume presents papers stemming from a WHO consultation on technical considerations for the fortification of rice with micronutrients as a public health intervention.

    Volume 1324

    Free online access provide by the World Health Organization

    September 2014

    Antimicrobial Therapeutics Reviews: Infectious Diseases of Current and Emerging Concern

    Edited by Karen Bush (Indiana University)

    The forth installment of this annual reviews series discusses the impact of infectious diseases (including carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae, tuberculosis, typhoid, influenza, and dengue) on the health of populations worldwide.

    Volume 1323

    August 2014

    The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology

    Edited by Richard S. Ostfeld (Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies) and Alison G. Power (Cornell University)

    This Annals annual reviews series presents scholarly reviews in ecology and conservation biology.

    Volume 1322

    August 2014

    Annals Reports

    Edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff

    This Annals volume presents three meeting reports: (1) Production and supply of high-quality food protein for human consumption: sustainability, challenges, and innovations; (2) Clinical and economic outcomes of nutrition interventions across the continuum of care; and (3) Antibody–drug conjugates: an emerging modality for the treatment of cancer.

    Volume 1321

    July 2014

    The Year in Evolutionary Biology

    Edited by Charles W. Fox (University of Kentucky) and Timothy A. Mousseau (University of South Carolina)

    This Annals volume features five in-depth review articles of diverse issues in evolutionary biology.

    Volume 1320

    June 2014

    The Year in Immunology

    Edited by Noel R. Rose (Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland)

    This sixth installment of The Year in Immunology series focuses on myeloid cells and inflammation.

    Volume 1319

    May 2014

    Steroids in Neuroendocrine Immunology and Therapy of Rheumatic Diseases II

    Edited by Maurizio Cutolo (University of Genoa), Rainer H. Straub (University Hospital Regensburg), Alfonse T. Masi (University of Illinois College of Medicine), and Johannes W.J. Bijlsma (University Medical Center Utrecht)

    This Annals volumes explores the involvement of glucocorticoids in neuroendocrine immune mechanisms in rheumatic diseases.

    Volume 1318

    May 2014

    Steroids in Neuroendocrine Immunology and Therapy of Rheumatic Diseases I

    Edited by Maurizio Cutolo (University of Genoa), Rainer H. Straub (University Hospital Regensburg), Alfonse T. Masi (University of Illinois College of Medicine), and Johannes W.J. Bijlsma (University Medical Center Utrecht)

    This Annals volumes presents recent research on neuroendocrine immune mechanisms in rheumatic diseases, with a focus on the contribution of sex hormones, immunity, and vitamin D.

    Volume 1317

    May 2014

    The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience

    Edited by Alan Kingstone (University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) and Michael B. Miller (University of California, Santa Barbara, California)

    The seventh installment of The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience series presents review articles on emerging topics in cognitive neuroscience research.

    Volume 1316

    May 2014

    Human Disorders of Copper Metabolism II

    Edited by Stephen G. Kaler (National Institutes of Health), Svetlana Lutsenko (Johns Hopkins University), Michael L. Schilsky (Yale University School of Medicine), Dennis J. Thiele (Duke University School of Medicine), and Dominik Huster (Deaconess Hospital Leipzig)

    This second of two Annals volumes focuses on understanding and treating Wilson's disease.

    Volume 1315

    May 2014

    Human Disorders of Copper Metabolism I

    Edited by Stephen G. Kaler (National Institutes of Health), Svetlana Lutsenko (Johns Hopkins University), Michael L. Schilsky (Yale University School of Medicine), Dennis J. Thiele (Duke University School of Medicine), and Dominik Huster (Deaconess Hospital Leipzig)

    This first of two Annals volumes explores the basic and translational aspects of human disorders of copper metabolism.

    Volume 1314

    April 2014

    Annals Reports

    Edited by Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences editorial staff

    This Annals volume presents four reports: (1) Alzheimer's Disease Research and Development: a Call for a New Research Roadmap; (2) Economic Analysis of Opportunities to Accelerate Alzheimer's Disease Research and Development; (3) Nanomedicines: Addressing the Scientific and Regulatory Gap; and (4) The Science and Policy of Critical Loads of Pollutant Deposition to Protect Ecosystems in New York.

    Volume 1313

    April 2014

    Technical Considerations for Maize Flour and Corn Meal Fortification in Public Health

    Edited by Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas (World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland), Maria Nieves Garcia-Casal (Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research, Caracas, Venezuela), and Helena Pachón (Flour Fortification Initiative and Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia)

    This Annals volume explores fortification of staple foods with micronutrients as a public health intervention, with a special focus on technical considerations for maize flour and corn meal.

    Volume 1312

    Free online access provide by the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science

    April 2014

    The Year in Diabetes and Obesity

    Edited by Rexford S. Ahima (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) and Alvin C. Powers (Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee)

    The fourth installment of this Annals series presents scholarly reviews on timely topics in diabetes and obesity.

    Volume 1311

    Free online access provide by the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science

    March 2014

    The Bone Marrow Niche, Stem Cells, and Leukemia: Impact of Drugs, Chemicals, and the Environment

    Edited by Jerry M. Rice (Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.)

    This Annals volume presents significant interdisciplinary contributions to the study of bone marrow disease, including research on environmental, chemical, and genetic factors involved in the development of lymphomas, leukemias, and myelodysplastic syndromes.

    Volume 1310