Institut National de recherche pour l’agriculture, l’alimentation et l’environnement (INRAE)
Specialty Chief Editor
Invertebrate Physiology focuses on the physiology of invertebrate organisms ranging from invertebrate molecular biology to environmental physiology and evolution. Papers both on model systems such as Drosophila and C. elegans and non-model organisms are encouraged. The section focus spans a broad topic range from the molecular mechanisms of physiological function and molecular mediators of signaling pathways to whole organism studies in the context of their environment. Invertebrate Physiology welcomes contributions focusing on genomics, gene regulation, protein expression and proteomics, as well as molecular and cellular mechanisms of physiological function. Reaction to environmental stress from temperature fluctuations and global climate change, humidity, pollution and other stressors are also subjects of interest. Examples of topic areas include:
• endocrine and neuroendocrine systems
• developmental biology, regulation, and stem cells
• genomics, peptidomics, proteomics, and metabolomics
• ion transport and excretion
• membrane physiology and function
• biomechanics, locomotion and flight
• sensory and neurophysiology
• mechanisms of communication
• signaling pathways
• systems integration
• feeding and nutrition
• mating and reproduction
• aging and senescence
• host-parasite and host-pathogen interactions
• evolution of physiological processes
• comparative physiology
• Learning and memory/cognition
• reaction and adaptation to environmental stress
Please see the journal scope for further details on scope, article types (such as clinical trials, case reports and general commentaries) and cross-listed section specifics related to Frontiers in Physiology which may be relevant to your submission.
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Invertebrate Physiology welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Review, Systematic Review, Technology and Code.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Invertebrate Physiology, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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