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Biological Science Fundamentals and Systematics

Editors :  Alessandro Minelli, Department of Biology, University of Padova, Italy

Giancarlo Contrafatto School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Natal, South Africa


(Life under extreme environmental conditions)

Editor : Charles Gerday and Nicolas Glansdorff, Laboratory of Biochemistry B6, Institute of Chemistry, University of Liege, Belgium,
Department of Microbiology, Vrjie Universiteit Brussel, JM Wiame Research Institute for Microbiology, Belgium

Fundamentals of Life (Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Microbiology )

Editors : Ralph Kirby, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
T. G. Downing, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth, 6100, South Africa

Physiology and Maintenance

Editors : Osmo Otto Päiviö Hänninen and Mustafa Atalay Department of Physiology, University of Kuopio, Finland

Genetics and Molecular Biology

Editor : Kohji Hasunuma, Yokohama City University, Kihara Institute for Biological Research, Graduate School of Integrated Science, Japan

Reproduction and Development Biology

Editor: Andre Pires da Silva, Department of Biology, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA


Editor: Mohamed I.El Gohary, Faculty of Science, Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt

Global Perspectives in Health

Editor : Boutros Pierre Mansourian, Research Policy and Cooperation, World Health Organization(WHO), Switzerland

Physical (Biological) Anthropology

Editor: P. Rudan, Institute for Anthropological Research, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia

Water and Health

Editor : W.O.K. Grabow, Department of Virology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, South Africa


Editors: Elaine Elisabetsky, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Nina L. Etkin, Department of Anthropology, University of Hawai'I, USA

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of the World

Editors: Munir Ozturk Botany Department, Science Faculty, Ege University, 35100-Bornova, İzmir-Turkey

Gurib-Fakima Bibi Ameenah


Editor: Harry Majewski, School of Medical Sciences, RMIT University, Victoria, Australia

Medical Sciences

Commission Members:


B.P.Mansourian, WHO (ret.) Switzerland

Vice Presidents:

A. Wojtczak, Institute for International Medical Education, NY, USA

S.MMahfouz, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine , Cairo University, Egypt


A. A. Arata, USAID, Alexandria, Virginia, USA

A. P.R. Aluwihare, Department of Surgery, University of Peradeniya, Kandy, Sri Lanka

G. W. Brauer, Health Information Science, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada

M. R.G. Manciaux, Public Health, Nancy University, Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy, France

J. Szczerban, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

Y. L. G. Verhasselt, Geografisch Instituut, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

Alberto Pellegrini, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil

Assen Jablensky, The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia

R. Kitney, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, UK

Arminee Kazanjian, University of British Columbia, Canada

Tomris Türmen, WHO, Turkey

R.Leidl, Ludwig Maximilians-University, Munich and GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health, Institute for Health Economics and Health Care Management, Germany

K.Sorour, Cairo University, Egypt

Biological Sciences

Editor: Lin,Zhi-Qing Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA


Editor : Stefano Carta Department of Psychology, University of Cagliari, Italy

The Prevention And Treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases

Editors: John B. Chang, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York, U.S.A.

Kailash Prasad, Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Denise M. Rossignol, International College of Angiology, USA

Sport Science and Physical Education

Editor : Luminita Georgescu, University of Pitesti, Targu din Vale, nr.1, Pitesti 110040, Romania

Valeri N. Kharkin, Russia

Phylogenetic Tree of Life

Editor : Michel Laurin, Meuseum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Batiment de Geologie, Paris, France