Editors

Editors-in-Chief

Toshio Matsumoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Executive Advisor of the Fuji Memorial Institute of Medical Sciences,
University of Tokushima,
Tokushima, Japan

Toshiyuki Yoneda, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Research Professor and Emeritus Professor,
Department of Biochemistry,
Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
On leave of absence from Indiana University School of Medicine,
Indianapolis, IN, USA


Editors Emeriti

Takuo Fujita, Osaka, Japan
Yoshiki Seino, Osaka, Japan
Fujio Suzuki, Osaka, Japan


Associate Editors


Masahiro Abe, Tokushima, Japan
Michael Amling, Hamburg, Germany
Ho-Yeon Chung, Seoul, Korea
Emma L Duncan, Brisbane, Australia
Masafumi Fukagawa, Kanagawa, Japan
Seiji Fukumoto, Tokushima, Japan
Hiroshi Hagino, Tottori, Japan
Masayuki Iki, Osaka, Japan
Yuuki Imai, Ehime, Japan
Daisuke Inoue, Chiba, Japan
Masaru Ishii, Osaka, Japan
Masako Ito, Nagasaki, Japan
Toshimi Michigami, Osaka, Japan
Riko Nishimura, Osaka, Japan
Mitsuru Saito, Tokyo, Japan
Akinori Sakai, Fukuoka, Japan
Dolores Shoback, San Francisco, USA
Hiroshi Takayanagi, Tokyo, Japan
Yasuhiro Takeuchi, Tokyo, Japan
Sakae Tanaka, Tokyo, Japan

Editorial Board

Haruhiko Akiyama, Gifu
Norio Amizuka, Hokkaido
Kosuke Ebina, Osaka
Yoichi Ezura,Tokyo
IkumaFujiwara,Miyagi
SaekoFujiwara,Hiroshima
Yoshiyuki Hakeda, Saitama
KoseiHasegawa,Okayama
KenjiHata,Osaka
Shin-IchiHayashi, Tottori
ToruHiraga, Nagano
KousukeIba,Hokkaido
TadahiroIimura,Hokkaido
YuukiImai,Ehime
TakeshiImamura,Ehime
Hideaki Ishibashi, Saitama
Masaru Ishii, Osaka
Masako Ito, Nagasaki
JunIwamoto,Tokyo
EijiroJimi,Fukuoka
HiroshiKaji,Osaka
HiroshiKamioka,Okayama
Ippei Kanazawa, Shimane
TakenobuKatagiri,Saitama
Junichiro James Kazama, Niigata
YasuhiroKobayashi,Nagano
TatsuyaKoike,Osaka
ToshihisaKomori,Nagasaki
SatoshiKubota,Okayama
Takuo Kubota, Osaka
RitsukoMasuyama,Shiga
KoichiMatsuo,Tokyo
ToshimiMichigami,Osaka
Naohisa Miyakoshi, Akita
TakeshiMiyamoto,Kumamoto
Toshihide Mizoguchi, Tokyo
YukoNakamichi,Nagano
Ichiro Nakamura, Tokyo
TomokiNakashima,Tokyo
NoriyukiNamba,Tottori
AkiraNifuji,Kanagawa
Kiichi Nonaka, Tokyo
Sumito Ogawa, Tokyo
YosukeOkada,Fukuoka
RyoOkazaki,Chiba
TomokiOkazaki,Tokyo
MitsuruSaito,Tokyo
SatoshiSoen,Nara
Akihiro Sudo, Mie
AtsushiSuzuki,Aichi
Ichiro Takada, Tokyo
Junichi Takada, Hokkaido
TerukoTakano-Yamamoto,Hokkaido
ShinjiroTakata, Tokushima
ShuTakeda,Tokyo
Masato Tamura, Hokkaido
Shinya Tanaka, Saitama
TadaoTsuboyama,Kyoto
Mariko Uehara, Tokyo
MasahiroYamamoto,Shimane
Mika Yamauchi, Shimane
NorikoYoshimura,Tokyo

Advisory Board

Naoto Endo, Niigata
Masao Fukunaga, Okayama
Hisashi Iwata, Aichi
Shigeaki Kato, Fukushima
Yukio Kato, Hiroshima
Masayoshi Kumegawa, Saitama
Hideki Mizunuma, Fukushima
Rikushi Morita, Kyoto
Toshitaka Nakamura, Tokyo
Yoshiki Nishizawa, Osaka
Masaki Noda, Kanagawa
Hiromichi Norimatsu, Kagawa
Hajime Orimo, Tokyo
Hidehiro Ozawa, Niigata
Keiichi Ozono, Osaka
Teruki Sone, Okayama
Tastuo Suda, Saitama
Hideaki E. Takahashi, Niigata
Kunio Takaoka, Osaka
Masaharu Takigawa, Okayama
Akira Tamaguchi. Tokyo
Yoshiya Tanaka, Fukuoka
Hideki Yoshikawa, Osaka


International Advisory Board

Roland Baron, USA
David J. Baylink, USA
Daniel D. Bikle, USA
Roger Bouillon, Belgium
Barbara D. Boyan, USA
Alan Boyde, UK
Elisabeth H. Burger, Netherlands
David B. Burr, USA
William T. Butler, USA
Po-Quang Chen, Taiwan
Francis Glorieux, Canada
Ze'ev Hochberg, Israel
Webster S.S. Jee, USA
Chung-nam Kang, Korea
Gordon L. Klein, USA
Joseph M. Lane, USA
Sung-Kil Lim, Korea
Stavros Manolagas, USA
Robert R. Recker, USA
Jonathan Reeve, UK
Pamela G. Robey, USA
Ego Seeman, Australia
Eduardo Slatopolsky, USA
Marvin L. Tanzer, USA
Steven L. Teitelbaum, USA
John D. Termine, USA
Michael P. Whyte, USA
Tong-Shu Yang, China
Liu Zhonghou, China

Editorial Secretary

Kanako Nakakura
Editorial Office, c/o Academic Square Co., Ltd.,
2-348-302 Ryogae-machi, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-8082, Japan