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Journal of Molecular Histology

Journal of Molecular Histology

Editor-in-Chief: Brian Key

ISSN: 1567-2379 (print version)
ISSN: 1567-2387 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10735

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Editor's Choice

We invite you to read a selection of outstanding articles by Chinese researchers. All articles are free to read until the end of August. See what your peers have published!

Du, J., Wang, Q., Yang, P. and Wang, X., 2016. FHL2 mediates tooth development and human dental pulp cell differentiation into odontoblasts, partially by interacting with Runx2. Journal of molecular histology, 47(2), pp.195-202.
"Elucidation of the molecular mechanisms of tooth development is critical for stem cell and regenerative medicine in human dental health."
Zhang, R., Lu, Y., Li, J., Wang, J., Liu, C., Gao, F. and Sun, D., 2016. Glial cell line-derived neurotrophic factor induced the differentiation of amniotic fluid-derived stem cells into vascular endothelial-like cells in vitro. Journal of molecular histology, 47(1), pp.9-19.
“Understanding the mechanisms of vascular endothelial cell differentiation is critical for regenerative processes during wound healing.”
Li, Y., Zhang, J., Zhang, W., Liu, Y., Li, Y., Wang, K., Zhang, Y., Yang, C., Li, X., Shi, J. and Su, L., 2017. MicroRNA-192 regulates hypertrophic scar fibrosis by targeting SIP1. Journal of molecular histology, 48(5-6), pp.357-366.
“MicroRNAs hold significant promise for therapeutic interventions for fibrosis diseases.”
Sun, X.K., Zhou, J., Zhang, L., Ma, T., Wang, Y.H., Yang, Y.M., Tang, Y.T., Li, H. and Wang, L.J., 2017. Down-regulation of Noggin and miR-138 coordinately promote osteogenesis of mesenchymal stem cells. Journal of molecular histology, 48(5-6), pp.427-436.
“Mesenchymal stem cells strategies are being intensively investigated for bone defect repair.”
Zhao, B., Zhang, Y., Han, S., Zhang, W., Zhou, Q., Guan, H., Liu, J., Shi, J., Su, L. and Hu, D., 2017. Exosomes derived from human amniotic epithelial cells accelerate wound healing and inhibit scar formation. Journal of molecular histology, 48(2), pp.121-132.
“Exosomes have been implicated as biomarkers of disease and are promising therapeutic targets.”

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    The Journal of Molecular Histology publishes results of original research on the localization and expression of molecules in animal cells, tissues and organs. Coverage includes studies describing novel cellular or ultrastructural distributions of molecules which provide insight into biochemical or physiological function, development, histologic structure and disease processes.

    Major research themes of particular interest include:
    - Cell-Cell and Cell-Matrix Interactions;
    - Connective Tissues;
    - Development and Disease;
    - Neuroscience.

    Please note that the Journal of Molecular Histology does not consider manuscripts dealing with the application of immunological or other probes on non-standard laboratory animal models unless the results are clearly of significant and general biological importance.

    The Journal of Molecular Histology publishes full-length original research papers, review articles, short communications and letters to the editors. All manuscripts are typically reviewed by two independent referees. The Journal of Molecular Histology is a continuation of The Histochemical Journal.

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