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Cell and Tissue Research

Cell and Tissue Research

Managing editor: Klaus Unsicker

ISSN: 0302-766X (print version)
ISSN: 1432-0878 (electronic version)

Journal no. 441

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Neurobiology/Sense Organs/Endocrinology
K. Unsicker (Coordinating Editor)
University of Freiburg
Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology
Department of Molecular Embryology
Albertsr. 17
79104 Freiburg, Germany
Tel.: 0049-761-203-5193
Fax: 0049-761-203-5091
e-mail: ku39@anat.uni-freiburg.de

M. Furutani-Seiki
Department of Biology and Biochemistry
University of Bath
Bath BA2 7AY
United Kingdom
Tel.: 0044-1225-385046
Fax.: 0044-1225-386779
e-mail: furutaniseiki@gmail.com

Stem/Progenitor Cells
X. Zhao
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Waisman Center
Department of Neuroscience
North Tower Rm T513
1500 Highland Ave.
Madison, WI 53705
Tel.: 001-608-2639906
Fax.: 001-608-2655512
e-mail: xinyu.zhao@wisc.edu

Molecular/Cell Biology
W. W. Franke
German Cancer Research Center
Division of Cell Biology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Tel.: 0049-6221-423212
Fax: 0049-6221-423404
e-mail: w.franke@dkfz-heidelberg.de

H. W. Korf
Zentrum Anatomie und Hirnforschung
Institut f. Anatomie 1
Universitätsstr. 1
40225 Düsseldorf
Tel. 0211 81 12664
e-mail: korf@uni-duesseldorf.de

Extracellular Matrix
T. Pihlajaniemi
Collagen Research Unit
Biocenter and Department of Medical
University of Oulu
P.O. Box 5000, Aapistie 7
90014 Oulu, Finland
Tel.: 00-358-8-5375800
Fax: 00-358-8-5375810
e-mail: taina.pihlajaniemi@oulu.fi

Y. Capetanaki
Biomedical Research Foundation Academy of Athens
Division of Cell Biology
Center of Basic Research I
4 Soranou Ephessiou St., 115
27 Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30 210 65 97 212,
Fax.: +30 210 65 97 545
e-mail: ycapetanaki@bioacademy.gr

Reproductive Biology
P. Sutovsky
Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Missouri-Columbia
S141 ASRC, 920 East Campus Drive
Columbia, MO 65211-5300
e-mail: sutvoskyp@missouri.edu

V. Hartenstein
Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology
621 Charles E. Young Dr. South
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1606
Tel.: 001-310-2067523
Fax: 001-310-2063987
e-mail: volkerh@mcdb.ucla.edu

B. Singh
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
University of Calgary
Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6
Tel.: 001.403.210.3961
email: baljit.singh1@ucalgary.edu

Disease Mechanisms
D. Kelsell
Centre for Cutaneous Research
Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry
4 Newark Street
London E1 2AT
United Kingdom
e-mail: d.p.kelsell@qmul.ac.uk

Cooperating Editors

M. Baker, Newcastle
M. Brand, Dresden
L. Bruckner-Truderman, Freiburg
D. Chan, Hong Kong
A.S. Cupp, Lincoln
E. Dejana, Milan
R. Dermietzel, Bochum
W.-G. Forssmann, Hannover
B. Fritzsch, Iowa
J. Furness, Melbourne
M. D. Gershon, New York
D. Godt, Toronto
M. Grumet, New York
N. Hirokawa, Tokyo
B. Jockusch, Braunschweig
M. Kawata, Kyoto
D. C. Klein, Bethesda
W. Kummer, Giessen
S. Liao, Calgary
S. K. Mahata, La Jolla
K. Miyazono, Tokyo
D. Nässel, Stockholm
R. Pabst, Hannover
P. Panula, Helsinki
G. C. Panzica, Turin
F. Quondamatteo, Glasgow
G. Raivich, London
F. G. Rathjen, Berlin
J. Robbins, Cincinatti
E. M. Rodríguez, Valdivia
D. Roop, Houston
S. Rotchenker, Jerusalem
F. Ruggiero, Lyon
M. Saarma, Helsinki
A. Samarel, Maywood
P. Saunders, Edinburgh
S. Scherer, Philadelphia
G. Schütz, Heidelberg
M. Simionescu, Bucarest
H. Skaer, Cambridge
F. Sundler, Lund
P. H. Taghert, St. Louis
W.E. Thompson, Atlanta
J. Tidball, Los Angeles
K. W. Tosney, Miami
T. Tschernig, Homburg/Saar
H. Vaudry, Rouen
Z. Wang, Michigan
M. Wassef, Paris
R. Witzgall, Regensburg

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