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Cell Death

Call for Papers

This special issue is aimed at bringing together recent advances in the field of cell death. The biology of this process in healthy conditions as well as its aberrant regulation in pathological states is the main topic of the present issue. We therefore would like to invite authors to submit original research or review articles that explore cell death area under both physiological and pathological conditions. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Tissue homeostasis maintenance
  • Cellular senescence and aging
  • Different types of cell death (apoptosis, necroptosis, pyroptosis, and necrosis)
  • Autophagy
  • Dysregulation of cell death control

Before submission authors should carefully read over the journal’s Author Guidelines, which are located at Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal Manuscript Tracking System at according to the following timetable:

Manuscript DueFriday, 11 October 2013
First Round of ReviewsFriday, 3 January 2014
Publication DateFriday, 28 February 2014

Lead Guest Editor

  • Claudia Giampietri, The Institut Pasteur-Fondazione Cenci Bolognetti, Department of Anatomy, Histology, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics-Section of Histology and Medical Embryology, Sapienza University of Rome, 1-00185 Rome, Italy

Guest Editors

  • Alessio Paone, The Ohio State University, Columbus Ohio, OH 43210, USA
  • Alessio D’Alessio, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Istituto di Istologia ed Embriologia Largo Francesco Vito, 00168 Rome, Italy