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Journal of Chemical Ecology

Journal of Chemical Ecology

Editor-in-Chief: Gary W. Felton

ISSN: 0098-0331 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-1561 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10886

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Gary W. Felton, Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA

Associate Editors:

Stephen P. Foster, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, USA

Wittko Francke, University of Hamburg, Germany

David Hall, University of Greenwich, UK

Ann E. Hagerman, Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA

André Kessler, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA 

Richard Newcomb, University of Auckland,  New Zealand

Nicole van Dam, German Centre for Integrative Biodiversity Research, Halle-Jena-Leipzig, Germany

Editorial Board:

Hans T. Alborn, USDA ARS CMAVE, Gainesville, FL, USA
Jeffrey Aldrich, USDA-ARS, Santa Cruz, CA, USA
Tetsu Ando, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Heidi Appel, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
Manfred Ayasse, University of Ulm, Germany
Anne-Genevieve Bagneres, CNRS, Tours, France
May R. Berenbaum, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA
Gary Blomquist, University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA
Wilhelm Boland, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Germany
Renee M. Borges, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Don Cipollini, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, USA
Jon Clardy, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
Marcel Dicke, Wageningen Agricultural University, The Netherlands
Angela Douglas, CornellUniversity, Ithaca, NY, USA
Stephen O. Duke, NPURU, USDA, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, USA
Sanford Eigenbrode, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, USA
Matthias Erb, University of Bern, Bern, Germany
William Fenical, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, USA
William Foley, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Jonathan Gershenzon, Max Planck Institute, Jena, Germany
David Giron, University Francois-Rabelain, Tours, France
Andrés González, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay
Gerhard Gries, Simon Fraser University, Burnby, BC, Canada
Bill Hansson, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Jena, Germany
Tilmann Harder, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Mark Hay, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
Martin Heil, Cinvestav Unidad Irapuato, Irapuato, Mexico
Monika Hilker, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin Germany
Ylva Hillbur, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Alnarp, Sweden
YongPing Huang, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, China
Georg Jander, The Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Ithaca, NY, USA
Martin Kaltenpoth, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Jena, Germany
Julia Kubanek, Georgia Tech University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Walter S. Leal, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
Richard Lindroth, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin
Christer Löfstedt, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
Frederic Marion-Poll, AgroParisTech, Paris, France
Jeremy N. McNeil, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
Jerrold Meinwald, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Jocelyn G. Millar, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA
Dan Panaccione, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, USA
Jacques M. Pasteels, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
John A. Pickett, Rothamsted Experimental Station, Herts., UK
Corné Pieterse, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Stefan Schulz, Technische Universitat Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
Peter Sorensen, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN, USA
Michael Stout, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Junji Takabayashi, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Dorothea Tholl,Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, Blacksburg, Virginia
Baldwyn Torto,The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, Nairobi, Kenya
James H. Tumlinson, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
Ted Turlings, University of Neuchatel, Neuchatel, Switzerland
Linda L. Walling, University of California at Riverside, Riverside, CA, USA
Paulo H.G. Zarbin, Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil
Noah Whiteman, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Ren-sen Zeng, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, China

Commentary Editor:

Robert A. Raguso, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Founding Editors:

Robert M. Silverstein, State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, USA
John B. Simeone, State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, USA

Past Editors:

John T. Romeo, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
David A. Jones, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
James L. Nation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

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    Journal of Chemical Ecology is devoted to promoting an ecological understanding of the origin, function, and significance of natural chemicals that mediate interactions within and between organisms. Such relationships, often adaptively important, comprise the oldest of communication systems in terrestrial and aquatic environments. With recent advances in methodology for elucidating structures of the chemical compounds involved, a strong interdisciplinary association has developed between chemists and biologists which should accelerate understanding of these interactions in nature.

    Scientific contributions, including review articles, are welcome from either members or nonmembers of the International Society of Chemical Ecology. Manuscripts must be in English and may include original research in biological and/or chemical aspects of chemical ecology. They may include substantive observations of interactions in nature, the elucidation of the chemical compounds involved, the mechanisms of their production and reception, and the translation of such basic information into survey and control protocols. Sufficient biological and chemical detail should be given to substantiate conclusions and to permit results to be evaluated and reproduced.

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    Journal of Chemical Ecology is the official journal of the International Society of Chemical Ecology (http://www.chemecol.org/).

    It is also the official journal of the Asia-Pacific Association of Chemical Ecologists (http://www.apace97.org/)

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