Editors

Editor-in-Chief

Kouki HIKOSAKA

Graduate School of Life Sciences
Tohoku University
Aoba, Sendai 980-8578, Japan
email address: hikosaka-AT-m.tohoku.ac.jp

Editors

Ali FERJANI
University of Tokyo

Tomomichi FUJITA
Hokkaido University

Akitoshi IWAMOTO
Kanagawa University

Kimitsune ISHIZAKI
Kobe University

Naoto KAWAKAMI
Meiji University

Hiroyuki MURAOKA
Gifu University

Juan NÚÑEZ-FARFÁN
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Jutta PAPENBROCK
Leibniz Universität Hannover

Shigemi SEO
National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences

Koji TAKAYAMA
Kyoto University

Yanhong TANG
Peking University

Atushi USHIMARU
Kobe University

Hajime WADA
The University of Tokyo

Michael WRZACZEK
Helsinki University

Advisory Board

Hiroo FUKUDA

Hidemasa IMASEKI

Kunio IWATSUKI

Masayuki KATSUMI

Tsuneyoshi KUROIWA

Ikuo NISHIDA

Kazuhiko NISHITANI

Masashi TAZAWA

Hiroshi TOBE

Hirokazu TSUKAYA

Masamitsu WADA


Editorial Board

Taxonomy/Phylogenetics/Evolutionary Biology

Hans-Peter COMES
Universität Salzburg

José Said GUTIÉRREZ-ORTEGA
Chiba University

Qingxiang HAN
Zaozhuang University

Hajime IKEDA
Okayama University

Yuki MITSUI
Tokyo University of Agriculture

Hidetoshi SAKAYAMA
Kobe University

Harald SCHNEIDER
Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden

Tod STUESSY
Ohio State University

Yuki TSUJITA
Saga University

Richard WHITKUS§
Sonoma State University

Wenheng ZHANG
Commonwealth University

Ecology/Ecophysiology/Environmental Biology

Daniele CICUZZA
University Brunei Darussalam

Jochem EVERS
Wageningen University

Mitsuru HIROTA
Tsukuba University

Shuang-Quan HUANG
Central China Normal University

Atsushi ISHIDA
Kyoto University

Hossein KAZEMI
Gorgan University of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources

Toshihiko KINUGASA
Tottori University

Tianxiang LUO
Institute of Tibetan Plateau Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Shin-Ichi MIYAZAWA
Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (FFPRI)

Onno MULLER
Institute for Bio- and Geosciences

Riichi OGUCHI
Tohoku University

Shimpei OIKAWA
Ibaraki University

Yudai OKUYAMA
National Museum of Nature and Science

Kentaro K. SHIMIZU
University of Zurich

Yoshihiro SUZUKI
Kanagawa University

Morphology/Anatomy/Structural Biology

Kester BULL-HEREÑU
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural

Ichirou KARAHARA
University of Toyama

Satoshi KOI
Osaka City University

Louis RONSE DE CRAENE
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Masaki SHIMAMURA
Hiroshima University

Yasuhiro UTSUMI
Kyushu University

Genetics/Developmental Biology

John BOWMAN
Monash University

Stefan de FOLTER
Laboratorio Nacional De Genomica Para La Biodiversidad

Hidehiro FUKAKI
Kobe University

Yuling JIAO
Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Chandrashekhar JOSHI
Michigan Technology University

Byung-Ho KANG
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Gyung-Tae KIM
Dong-A University

Ken NAITO
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization

Hirofumi NAKAGAMI
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research

Hokuto NAKAYAMA
University of Tokyo

Tomoaki NISHIYAMA
Kanazawa University

Keiko SUGIMOTO
Riken

Munetaka SUGIYAMA
University of Tokyo

Richard WHITKUS§
Sonoma State University

Satoko YOSHIDA
Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Physiology/Biochemistry/Molecular and Cellular Biology

Yagut ALLAHVERDIYEVA-RINNE
University of Turku

Charles P. CHEN
Azusa Pacific University

Jeffrey CRUZ
Michigan State University

Toshiyuki FUKUHARA
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Attila KERESZT
Biological Research Center of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Misato OHTANI
Nara Institute of Science and Technology

Michiko SASABE
Hirosaki University

Jeong Sheop SHIN
Korea University

Iwane SUZUKI
University of Tsukuba

Atsushi TAKEDA
Ritsumeikan University

Noriaki TANABE
Kindai University

Neung TEAUMROONG
Suranaree Universitu of Technology

Kenichi TSUDA
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research

Shizue YOSHIHARA
Osaka Prefecture University

Biophysics/Theoretical and Systems Biology

Hironori FUJITA
National Institute for Basic Biology

Takumi HIGAKI
Kumamoto University

§dual role