Editorial Board

The Editorial Board is led by Editor-in-Chief Hiderou Yoshida who is Professor of the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Graduate School of Life Science, University of Hyogo. He is supported by over 100 Associate Editors, an Editorial Board and an International Editorial Board.

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Editor-in-Chief

Hiderou YOSHIDA
Univ. of Hyogo
(csf[at]nacos.com)
Life of proteinsJapan

Associate Editors

Mutsuki AMANONagoya Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Kazuhiro AOKIExCELLS / Nat. Inst. for Basic BiologySignal transductionJapan
Toshiya ENDOKyoto Sangyo Univ.Life of proteinsJapan
Atsushi ENOMOTONagoya Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Toyoshi FUJIMOTONagoya Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Yasuyuki FUJITAHokkaido Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Hironobu FUJIWARARIKENCell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Tatsuo FUKAGAWAOsaka Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Kiyoko FUKAMITokyo Univ. of Pharmacy and Life SciencesCell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Mitsunori FUKUDATohoku Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Mikio FURUSENat. Inst. for Physiological SciencesCell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Gohta GOSHIMANagoya Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Satoshi GOTORikkyo Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Yukiko GOTOHUniv. of TokyoChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Yoko HAMAZAKIKyoto Univ.ImmunologyJapan
Akihiro HARADAOsaka Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Yoshie HARADAOsaka Univ.Advanced technologyJapan
Koji HASEKeio Univ.ImmunologyJapan
Kiyotaka HATSUZAWATottori Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Shigeo HAYASHIRIKENCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Tetsuya HIGASHIYAMANagoya Univ.Advanced technologyJapan
Yasushi HIRAOKAOsaka Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Tatsushi IGAKIKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Koji IKEGAMIHiroshima Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Junichi IKENOUCHIKyushu Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Naoko IMAMOTORIKENChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Naoyuki INAGAKINAISTSimulation/computationJapan
Masaki INAGAKIMie Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Kenji IRIETsukuba Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Takaya ISHIHARAOsaka Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Naotada ISHIHARAOsaka Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Kojiro ISHIIKochi Univ. o TechnologyChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Tohru ISHITANIGunma Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Toshiki ITOHKobe Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Masahiko ITOHDokkyo Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Kenji KABASHIMAKyoto Univ.ImmunologyJapan
Kozo KAIBUCHINagoya Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Satoshi KAMETAKANagoya Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Masato KANEMAKINat. Inst. of GeneticsAdvanced technologyJapan
Tomotake KANKINiigata Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Fumi KANOTokyo Inst. of TechnologyAdvanced technologyJapan
Akira KIKUCHIOsaka Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Noriyuki KIOKAKyoto Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Daiju KITAGAWAUniv. of TokyoCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Tomoya KITAJIMARIKENChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Tomomi KIYOMITSUNagoya Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Yuko KIYOSUERIKENCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Kenji KOHNONAISTLife of proteinsJapan
Masaaki KOMATSUNiigata Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Hisao KONDOKyushu Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Kenji KONTANIMeiji Pharmaceutical Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Hidetaka KOSAKOTokushima Univ.Advanced technologyJapan
Erina KURANAGATohoku Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Noriyuki MATSUDATokyo Metropolitan Inst. of Medical ScienceIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Michiyuki MATSUDAKyoto Univ.Advanced technologyJapan
Sachihiro MATSUNAGATokyo Univ. of ScienceChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Eisuke MEKADAOsaka Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Hiroaki MIKIOsaka Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Kensaku MIZUNOTohoku Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Noboru MIZUSHIMAUniv. of TokyoLife of proteinsJapan
Atsushi MOCHIZUKIRIKENSimulation/computationJapan
Naoki MOCHIZUKINat. Cerebral and Cardiovascular CenterSignal transductionJapan
Kazutoshi MORIKyoto Univ.Life of proteinsJapan
Shigeo MURATAUniv. of TokyoLife of proteinsJapan
Takashi MURATANat. Inst. for Basic BiologyCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Akira NAGAFUCHINara Medical Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Kazuhiro NAGATAKyoto Sangyo Univ.Life of proteinsJapan
Isao NAGUROUniv. of TokyoSignal transductionJapan
Akihiko NAKANORIKENIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Fubito NAKATSUNiigata Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Kazuhisa NAKAYAMAKyoto Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Hideki NISHITOHUniv. of MiyazakiLife of proteinsJapan
Takeshi NODAOsaka Univ.Life of proteinsJapan
Kazumasa OHASHITohoku Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Hiroshi OHNORIKENImmunologyJapan
Shizue OHSAWAKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Miho OHSUGIUniv. of TokyoChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Izumi OINUMAUniv. of HyogoSignal transductionJapan
Yasushi OKADARIKENCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Chitose ONEYAMAAichi Cancer CenterSignal transductionJapan
Keita OSUMINagoya Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Tetsuhisa OTANINat. Inst. for Physiological SciencesCell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Ken SATOGunma Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Ken SATOUniv. of TokyoIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Miyuki SATOGunma Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Hitoshi SAWANat. Inst. of GeneticsCell growth, differentiation and death Japan
Atsuko SEHARAKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and death Japan
Mitsutoshi SETOUHamamatsu Univ. School of MedicineAdvanced technologyJapan
Hye-Won SHINKyoto Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Shiro SUETSUGUNAISTIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Asako SUGIMOTOTohoku Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Atsushi SUZUKIYokohama City Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Kuninori SUZUKIUniv. of TokyoIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Tomohiko TAGUCHITohoku Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Chiaki TAKAHASHIKanazawa Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Kohji TAKEIOkayama Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Kazuma TANAKAHokkaido Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Kozo TANAKATohoku Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Fumiko TOYOSHIMAKyoto Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Takashi UEDANat. Inst. for Basic BiologyIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Ryota UEHARAHokkaido Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Satoshi WAGURIFukushima Medical Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Naoki WATANABEKyoto Univ.Cytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Shigeru YANAGITokyo Univ. of Pharmacy and Life SciencesSignal transductionJapan
Yoshihiro YONEDANat. Inst. of Biomedical Innovation, Health and NutritionChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Shigenobu YONEMURATokushima Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Tohru YOSHIHISAUniv. of HyogoIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Tamotsu YOSHIMORIOsaka Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan

Editorial Board

Tokuko HARAGUCHINICTChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Shigeki HIGASHIYAMAEhime Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Nobutaka HIROKAWAUniv. of TokyoCytoskeleton and cell motilityJapan
Fuyuki ISHIKAWAKyoto Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Kazuhiro IWAIKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Tetsuro IZUMIGunma Univ.Intracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Takeo KISHIMOTOOchanomizu Univ.Chromosome, nucleus and gene expression Japan
Etsuko KIYOKAWAKanazawa Medical Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Akihiro KUSUMIOISTAdvanced technologyJapan
Atsushi MIYAWAKIRIKENAdvanced technologyJapan
Masayuki MURATAUniv. of TokyoIntracellular traffic and organellesJapan
Eisuke NISHIDARIKENCell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Yusuke OHBAHokkaido Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Yoshinori OHSUMITokyo Inst. of TechnologyLife of proteinsJapan
Masato OKADAOsaka Univ.Signal transductionJapan
Noriko OSUMITohoku Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Hisataka SABEHokkaido Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Kiyotoshi SEKIGUCHIOsaka Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Yoshiko TAKAHASHIKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Masatoshi TAKEICHIRIKENCell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Keiji TANAKATokyo Metropolitan Inst. of Medical ScienceLife of proteinsJapan
Sachiko TSUKITAOsaka Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan
Tadashi UEMURAKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Jiro USUKURANagoya Univ.Advanced technologyJapan
Mitsuhiro YANAGIDAOISTChromosome, nucleus and gene expressionJapan
Shin YONEHARAKyoto Univ.Cell growth, differentiation and deathJapan
Toshimichi YOSHIDAMie Univ.Cell adhesion and extracellular matrixJapan

International Editorial Board

B AntonnyCNRSFrance
A BallabioTIGEMItaly
MJ BerridgeBrabraham InstituteUK
MJ BissellLawrence Berkeley LaboratoryUSA
G BorisyUniversity of WisconsinUSA
C BurdYale UniversityUSA
Y CaiUniversity of ManchesterUK
MR CapecciUniversity of UtahUSA
NH ChuaRockefeller UniversityUSA
P DeCamilliYale UniversityUSA
ML DePamphilisNIHUSA
C DottiCatholic University LeubenBelgium
B EdgarUniversity of UtahUSA
A EwaldJohns Hopkins UniversityUSA
DA FischmanCornell UniversityUSA
WW FrankeDeutches KrebsforschungszGermany
Alexis GautreauCNRSFrance
B GeigerWeizman InstituteIsrael
T GrahamVanderbilt UniversityUSA
B GrantRutgers UniversityUSA
KJ GreenNorthwestern UniversityUSA
L HayflickUniversity of CaliforniaUSA
BLM HoganVanderbilt UniversityUSA
JR McIntoshUniversity of ColoradoUSA
T InoueJohns Hopkins UniversityUSA
V MalhotraBarcelona Institute for Science and TechnologySpain
T MitchisonHarvard Medical SchoolUSA
M MoosekerYale UniversityUSA
J NunnariUniversity of CaliforniaUSA
MC ParriniInstitute CurieFrance
R PartonUniversity of QueenslandAustralia
TD PollardYale UniversityUSA
KT PreissnerJustus-Liebig UniversityGermany
M RaffUniversity College LondonUK
E Rodriguez-BoulanCornell UniversityUSA
D RonUniversity of CambridgeUK
ED SalmonUniversity of North CarolinaUSA
S CitiUniversity of GenevaSwitzerland
R SchekmanUniversity of CaliforniaUSA
J SchlessingerNew York UniversityUSA
M SchliwaLudwig-Maximilians UniversityGermany
MP SheetzColumbia UniversityUSA
DL TaylorCellonics, IncUSA
R ValeUniversity of CaliforniaUSA
J von BlumeMax Planck InstituteGermany
M WayFrancis Crick InstituteUK
X WuUniversity of ChicagoUSA
KM YamadaNIHUSA
HL YinUniversity of TexasUSA