victor khin maung han
Children’s Health Research Institute, Lawson Health Research Institute
Specialty Chief Editor
The ‘Developmental Endocrinology’ section of Frontiers in Endocrinology publishes high-quality basic, comparative, and clinical/translational research across all stages of the endocrine animal development from a one-cell zygote to the neonate, including but not limited to:
· At the molecular level, all gene expressions and regulations, epigenetics/genome imprinting, hormone/growth factors secretion and regulation (from the mother or from the embryo) and organelle role (in particular the mitochondria)
· At the cellular level, stem cells properties, inter and intracellular communication, cell growth and differentiation, cellular movement/migration
· At the organ level, development of organs and organ systems (organogenesis) including (but not limited to): blood, heart and circulatory system, digestive system, reparatory system, urinary system, reproductive systems, nervous systems
· At the organism level, interaction with the environment and in particular with the mother
Additionally, all developmental diseases including genetic or epigenetic endocrine-related disorders, environmental toxicity (linked to congenital malformation), and linked to the mother’s health (e.g., obesity, diabetes, endocrine diseases), as well as diagnosis and treatments are also welcome.
Frontiers in Endocrinology is member of the Committee on Publication Ethics.
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Developmental Endocrinology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Clinical Trial, Correction, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Review, Study Protocol, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Developmental Endocrinology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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