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  • December 2016

    Special Issue: Annals Reports

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

    This special issue presents a diverse collection of papers ranging from a paleobiologic study of the emergence of the diaphragm to changes in gait patterns after acute brain injury.

    Volume 1385

    November 2016

    Special Issue: From Knowledge to Wisdom: Science and the Good Life

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

    This Annals issue presents papers from a three-part series, in collaboration with the Nour Foundation, on the science of happiness, morality, and wisdom.

    Volume 1384

    November 2016

    Special Issue: Musculoskeletal Repair and Regeneration

    Edited by Hui B. Sun (Albert Einstein College of Medicine)

    The papers in this Annals issue explore novel musculoskeletal repair and regeneration strategies that could be translated to clinical treatment of rotator cuff injuries, osteoarthritis, and other bone and cartilage diseases.

    Volume 1383

    October 2016

    Special Issue: Human Health in the Face of Climate Change

    Edited by Xavier Rodó (Catalan Institute for Climate Sciences)

    This Annals issue discusses the latest research on the effects of climate and environmental changes on human health, including on the transmission of infectious diseases and the epidemiology of noncommunicable diseases.

    Volume 1382

    October 2016

    Special Issue: The 13th OESO World Conference: The Esophagiome II

    Edited by Robert Giuli (OESO Foundation) and Hans Gregersen (Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong)

    This Annals issue is the second of two issues featuring review articles on topics related to esophageal function, dysfunction, and disease presented at the 13th OESO World Conference, with a focus on the Esophagiome.

    Volume 1381

    September 2016

    Special Issue: The 13th OESO World Conference: The Esophagiome I

    Edited by Robert Giuli (OESO Foundation) and Hans Gregersen (Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong)

    This Annals issue is the first of two issues featuring review articles on topics related to esophageal function, dysfunction, and disease presented at the 13th OESO World Conference, with a focus on the Esophagiome.

    Volume 1380

    September 2016

    Special Issue: Fortification of Condiments and Seasonings with Vitamins and Minerals in Public Health II

    Edited by Juan Pablo Peña-Rosas (World Health Organization), Maria Nieves Garcia-Casal (Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research), and Luz María De-Regil (Micronutrient Initiative)

    This Annals issue is the second of two issues stemming from a WHO consultation on the fortification of condiments and seasonings as a new approach to mitigate micronutrient deficiencies.

    Volume 1379

    Free online access provided by the World Health Organization

    August 2016

    Special Issue: Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats II

    Edited by Jeffrey D. Laskin (Rutgers University School of Public Health)

    Chemical threats, both accidental and deliberate, are of critical concern globally. This issue, the second of two devoted to this topic, presents 19 papers that discuss various countermeasures against chemical threats.

    Volume 1378

    August 2016

    Special Issue: Beyond the IQ Test

    Edited by Frank C. Worrell (University of California, Berkeley), Ronald A. Beghetto (University of Connecticut), and Joseph Renzulli (University of Connecticut)

    This Annals issue presents multidisciplinary discussions of measures of intelligence and creativity for identification of giftedness and talent.

    Volume 1377

    Free online access

    July 2016

    Special Issue: MARROW

    Edited by Mone Zaidi (Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York)

    This is the third issue of MARROW, a series in Annals that presents original research and review manuscripts covering topics in basic and translational bone and bone marrow biology.

    Volume 1376

    July 2016

    Special Issue: Annals Reports

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

    This Annals issue presents a meeting report on mobile health technology in clinical trials and five original research articles discussing topics related to β-thalassemia major, Alzheimer's disease, hematopoiesis, hepatosteatosis, and downbeat nystagmus.

    Volume 1375

    June 2016

    Special Issue: Countermeasures Against Chemical Threats I

    Edited by Jeffrey D. Laskin (Rutgers University School of Public Health)

    Chemical threats, both accidental and deliberate, are of critical concern globally. This, the first of two Annals issues devoted to this topic, presents 23 papers that discuss various countermeasures against chemical threats.

    Volume 1374

    June 2016

    Special Issue: Advances in Meditation Research

    Edited by Sonia Sequeira (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center)

    This Annals special issue presents advances in interdisciplinary research exploring the neural correlates and clinical applications of the practice of meditation.

    Volume 1373

    May 2016

    Special Issue: Nutrition and the Microbiome

    Edited by Karin Moelling (University of Zurich)

    A diverse group of papers in this Annals special issue discuss physiological features of the gut-microbiome interaction.

    Volume 1372

    May 2016

    Special Issue: Targeting the Lysosome

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

    This Annals issue highlights recent discoveries in lysosome biology and the therapeutic potential of drugs targeting the lysosome in lysosomal storage diseases and cancer.

    Volume 1371

    April 2016

    Special Issue: Hematopoietic Stem Cells IX

    Edited by Lothar Kanz (University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany), Willem E. Fibbe (Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, the Netherlands), Julia Skokowa (University Hospital Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany), and John E. Dick (University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

    This Annals issue discusses the state-of-the-art in the field of hematopoietic stem cells.

    Volume 1370

    April 2016

    Special Issue: The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience

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

    Now in its ninth year, The Year in Cognitive Neuroscience series presents scholarly reviews of current research in cognitive neuroscience.

    Volume 1369

    March 2016

    Special Issue: Cooley's Anemia

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

    This Annals issue explores recent research and clinical advancements in understanding and treating thalassemia, with a focus on thalassemia major (Cooley’s anemia).

    Volume 1368

    March 2016

    Special Issue: Nutrition in Prevention and Management of Dementia

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

    This Annals issue discusses emerging nutrition research on the prevention and management of dementia in aging populations.

    Volume 1367

    Free online access provide by the Nestlé Nutrition Institute

    February 2016

    Special Issue: The Year in Neurology and Psychiatry

    Edited by Daniel H. Geschwind (University of California, Los Angeles)

    The second issue of this annual reviews series focuses on recent advancements in basic and clinical research on neurological and psychiatric disorders.

    Volume 1366