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Metabolic Brain Disease

Metabolic Brain Disease

Editor-in-Chief: Gregory W. Konat

ISSN: 0885-7490 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-7365 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11011

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Gregory W. Konat
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA


Deputy Chief Editors:

Johannes Boltze, Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology IZI, Leipzig, Germany

Mikhail Y. Golovko, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA

Muralidhar L. Hedge, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA

Fleur Howells, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Hao Hong, China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China

Maik Hüttemann, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA

Mahmoud Kiaei, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA

Jian-Hui Liang, Peking University, Beijing, China

Grzegorz Węgrzyn, University of Gdańsk, Poland

Ying Xu, University at Buffalo, NY, USA

Han-Ting Zhang, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA


Editorial Board:

Roland N. Auer, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada

Naren Banik, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA

Nicholas Bazan, University of Louisiana Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA, USA

Prakash Babu, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, India

Erhard Bieberich, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA, USA

Oscar A. Bizzozero, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA

Juan P. Bolanos, University of Salamanca, Spain

Beatriz Caputto, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina

Stanley T. Carmichael, University of California Los Angeles, CA, USA

Sookja Chung, University of Hong Kong, China

Santy Daya, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa

George H. DeVries, Hines VA Hospital, Hines, IL, USA

Dalton W. Dietrich, University of Miami, FL, USA

C. Edward Dixon, University of Pittburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

P.R. Dodd, University of Queensland Brisbane, Australia

Douglas Feinstein, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA

Peter Ferenci, University Klinik für Innere Medizin III, Wien, Austria

Gustavo Ferreira, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Natalia V. Gulyaeva, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Brian H. Harvey, North West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa

James Hewett, Syracuse University, NY, USA

K.-A. Hossmann, Max-Planck-Institut für Neurologische Forschung, Köln, Germany

Nibaldo Inestrosa, Centre for Aging and Regeneration, Santiago, Chile

Yun-Feng Li, Beijing Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Beijing, China

Eng H. Lo, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA, USA

W. David Lust, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

Louise D. McCullough, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA

Eric J. Murphy, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, USA

Michael D. Norenberg, University of Miami, Miami, USA

Khue Vu Nguyen, University of San Diego, CA, USA

James O'Callaghan, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA

George Perry, University of Texas San Antonio, TX, USA

Svetlana Pundik, Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA

Hemachandra Reddy, Oregon Health and Science University, Beaverton, OR, USA

John W. Rumsey, Burnham Institute, Orlando FL, USA

Vivienne Russell, University of Capetown Medical School Observatory, South Africa

Arne Schousboe, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

B.S. Shankar Rao, National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences, Bangalore, India

Sumit Sarkar, National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR, USA

Inderjit Singh, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA

Robert P. Skoff, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA

Sandro Sonnino, University of Milan, Italy

Russell Swerdlow, University of Kansas, Kansas City, KS, USA

Anna Tylki-Szymańska, The Children’s Memorial Health Institute, Warsaw, Poland

Susan J. van Rensburg, Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa

Raghu Vemuganti, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA

Matthew Walker, UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK

Karin Weissenborn, Medical School of Hannover, Hannover, Germany

Anne B. Walls, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

L. James Willmore, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA

Ian C. Wood, University of Leeds, UK

Ephraim Yavin, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Robert Yu, Medical College of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA

Bernard R. Zalc, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France


Founding Editor:

David W. McCandless
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL, USA


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    Metabolic Brain Disease serves as a forum for the publication of outstanding basic and clinical papers on brain diseases, including both human and animal studies. Topics include, but are not limited to, stroke, traumatic brain injury, myelin disorders, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, toxic encephalopathies, genetic diseases affecting the brain, alcohol and brain metabolism, neuroendocrinopathies, viral and nonviral encephalitides, nutritional disorders affecting the brain, diseases affecting neurotransmitters, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson’s disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and aging. The journal publishes papers on the fundamental pathogenesis of these disorders and on related experimental and clinical techniques and methodologies. Metabolic Brain Disease is directed to neuroscientists, psychiatrists, neurologists, pathologists, and others involved in the research and treatment of a broad range of brain disorders.

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