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  • 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

    February 2014

    Annals Reports

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

    This Annals volume presents four scholarly reports: (1) Effects of Genetic, Processing, or Product Formulation Changes on Efficacy and Safety of Probiotics; (2) Probiotics and Prebiotics: Prospects for Public Health and Nutritional Recommendations; (3)Targeting Epigenetic Regulators for Cancer Therapy; and (4) Précis of Nutrition of Children and Women in Haiti: Analyses of Data from 1995 to 2012.

    Volume 1309

    January 2014

    Every Child’s Potential: Integrating Nutrition and Early Childhood Development Interventions

    Edited by Maureen M. Black (University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland) and Kathryn G. Dewey (University of California, Davis, California)

    This Annals volume explores the effectiveness of integrating early childhood development and nutrition interventions.

    Volume 1308

    Free online access provide by the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science and The Mathile Institute for the Advancement of Human Nutrition

    January 2014

    Advances in Meditation Research: Neuroscience and Clinical Applications

    Edited by Sonia Sequeira (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York)

    This Annals volume explores the ways in which meditative practice can affect consciousness, brain structure and function, aging, and clinical outcomes.

    Volume 1307