About the Journal

Aims and Scope

The Open Stem Cell Journal The Open Stem Cell Journal is an Open Access online journal, which publishes original full-length and brief research articles, topical reviews, systematic reviews, and letters to Editor. Technical notes, preliminary results and case-series will be selectively evalued only if they will add results/concepts of particular interest to readers. TOSCJ considers guest-edited single-topic issues on all aspects of basic and clinical research on stem cells, embryonic stem cells, tissue engineering, biomaterials, developmental studies, genomics and translational research, ageing, epigenetics, cancer stem cells, cell therapy, in vivo imaging of regenerate tissues, stem-cell-based disease models, proteomics, metabolomics of stem cells and all the topics related to regenerative medicine.


The Open Stem Cell Journal a peer-reviewed international journal, is among the most updated and reliable sources of state of the art and future insights on the TE&RM field.


We highly welcome top-quality articles, articles accepted for review-stage by top-journals, articles reporting preliminary well-documented results: we will consider priority for publication the previously listed article types.


About the Editor

B. Marchetti
Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences (BIOMETEC)
University of Catania
Catania
Italy

Brief Biography

Prof. Bianca Marchetti obtained her Ph.D. degree (1987) in Molecular Endocrinology from Laval University, Quebec, Canada. Since 2007, she is Associate Professor of Pharmacology at University of Catania, Italy. Prof. Marchetti’s fields of interests include hormones, neuroinflammation, neurodegeneration and neuroprotection, and glia-neuron interactions in neurodegenerative diseases, including Multiple sclerosis, Parkinson’s (PD) and Huntington’s diseases (HD). She, as an author/co-author, has published more than 110 articles in various journals, having a significant number of total citations, i.e. over 3,310. Furthermore, she is a member of over 30 national and international neuroscientific societies, she has published over 100 full-length chapters in books, and she has presented over 200 abstracts at both national and international meetings.

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