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Histology, Cytology and Embryology

Online ISSN: 2514-5940

Sergey M. Zimatkin (Editor-in-Chief)

Grodno State Medical University

Histology, Cytology and Embryology is a bimonthly, open access, peer-reviewed journal which considers manuscripts on all aspects of histology, cytology and embryology.

Manuscripts may take the form of original empirical research, critical reviews of the literature, brief commentaries, meeting reports, case reports, innovations in clinical practice, letters and drug clinical trial studies.

HCE welcomes direct submissions from authors: Attach your word file with e-mail and send it to: submissions@oatext.com alternatively to: editor.hce@oatext.com

Please, follow the Instructions for Authors. In the cover letter add the name and e-mail address of 5 proposed reviewers (we can choose them or not).

Copyright is retained by the authors and articles can be freely used and distributed by others. Articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published by HCE, is properly cited.

Sergey M. Zimatkin


Sergey Zimatkin, MD, PhD, Biology is Doctor, Full Professor, Head, Department of Histology, Cytology and Embryology at Grodno State Medical University, Belarus. He graduated as a physician at the Grodno State Medical Institute (1974); postgraduate education at Department of Histology, Cytology and Embryology (1974-1977); fellowship at Biomedical Research Center, ALKO Ltd., Helsinki, Finland (1986, 1991, 1993, 1994). He was also visiting professor at School of Medicine, Health Science Center, University of Colorado (1994, 1997, 2000); Fulbright Program at Health Science Center, Huston, Texas (2002). He has defended his PhD in Medicine (1979, at the 2-nd Moscow State Medical Institute, thesis: Morphofunctional changes in stomach and duodenum mucosa following vagotomy) and his Doctor of Biological Sciences degree (1990), He has awarded the Title of Professor in Morphology and Physiology (2001); He is participant and speaker over 30 international congresses, organizer and heard of the 6 Symposia (Stockholm, Copenhagen, Grodno, Paris, Heidelberg, Washington). Member of Editorial board of several research journals.

He is the author of 11 research monographs and over 500 academic publications in basic and applied neurochemistry and neurohistology, experimental neuropathology, brain development and biomedical research on alcoholism (about 1000 citations, Hirsch index 17 on Scopus), 15 patents, more then 20 Textbooks and Manuals on Histology, Cytology and Embryology and he is also Supervisor of 10 doctoral theses. He has received several Grants:  from Finnish Government, European Science Foundation, Soros Foundation for high level publications and participation in Congress in Australia, from NIH USA for research in Colorado University and participation in the Congresses in Washington and Denver, Fulbright fellowship from the USA Department of State, from Civilian Research and Development Foundation, etc.

Editorial Board


Wan-Xi Yang

Professor
College of Life Sciences
Zhejiang University
China

Ming-Xi Zang

Professor
Department of Biochemstry & Molecular Biology
Zhengzhou University
China

Jong Eun Lee

Professor
Department of Anatomy
Yonsei University College of Medicine
South Korea


Photini-Effie C. Tsilibary

Adjunct Research Director
NCSR Demokritos
Greece

Shail Kumar Chaube

Professor
Department of Zoology
Banaras Hindu University
India

Zheng Li

Professor
Department of Andrology
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
China


Abd El-Hafeez HHA

Hanan Hassan Abd El Hafeez Abd El Haseeb
Assistant Professor
Department of anatomy, Embryology, and histology
Faculty of veterinary medicine
Assuit University
Egypt

Bahaa Gamal El-Dein Mohamed Youssif

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharm. Org. Chemistry
Assiut University
Egypt

Emin Turkay Korgun

Professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
University of Akdeniz
Turkey


Goran Radenkovic

Associate Professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
University of Nis
Serbia

Ahmed M.S. Hegazy

Associate Professor
Anatomy Department
Benha University
Egypt

Kazuo Takayama

Assistant professor Laboratory of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Osaka University Japan


Gabriel Anesetti Nauar

Asistant Professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
University of Republic
Ururguay

Roberto Madeddu

Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences – Histology
University of Sassari
Italy

Saut Erdogan

Professor
Department of medical biology
Trakya University
Turkey


Anna L. Kiss

Associate Professor
Dept. of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
Semmelweis University
Hungary

R.G. Ahmed

Associate Professor
Department of Anatomy, Embryology and Zoology
Beni Suef University
Egypt

Safiye Çavdar

Professor
Department of Anatomy
Koç University
Turkey


Seren Gülşen

associate Professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Jarosław Jóźwiak

associate Professor Chemical Department
Medical University of Warsaw
Poland

Consolato Sergi

Professor
Department of pathology
University of Alberta
Canada


Vasiliki Galani

Assistant professor
department of Anatomy- Histology-Embryology
University of Ioannina
Greece

Sohair A Eltony

Associate professor
Department of Histology and Cell Biology
Assiut University
Egypt

Cristian Silviu Suciu

Assistant Professor
Department of Histology
University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania


Ricardo Emilio Fretes

Professor
Department of Cell Biology
Histology and Embryology
Faculty of Medicine
National University of Cordoba
Argentina

Felicite Noubissi

Assistant Professor
Department of Biology
Jackson State University
USA

Valentina Kubale

Assistant Professor
Department of Anatomy
Histology with Embryology and Cytology
Institute of Preclinical Sciences
Slovenia


Yanzhou Yang

Associate Professor
Key Laboratory of Reproduction and Genetics
Ningxia Medical University
China

Wilbert S. Aronow

Professor
Director of Cardiology Research
New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center
Valhalla, NY, USA

Paulo Sérgio Cerri

Professor
Department of Histology and Cell Biology
Sao Paulo State University
Brazil


Baris Baykal

Associate professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
University of Health Sciences
Turkey

In Press

Volume 1, Issue 3


Uptake and interactions of ooplasms in avian blastoderms: impact on neurogastrulation and coelomo-cardiovascular system formation. A review

Marc Callebaut Emmy Van Nueten Guy Hubens

Review Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

August 25, 2017


Current Issue

Volume 1, Issue 2


Caveolin-1/Caveolae are in Focus of Regulating EMT and MET

Anna L. Kiss

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

June 20, 2017


What is the impact of serum and follicular fluid BMP-15 and AMH levels in ICSI-ET cycle outcomes?

Rasit Ilhan Zehra Sema Ozkan Mustafa Ekinci Huseyin Timurkan Necip Ilhan

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

June 23, 2017


Open question: Water structures and their implications for the biological cell

Frank Mayer

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 06, 2017


Histomorphological effect of Lamivudine on the Cerebellum of Wistar rats

Aniekan Imo Peter Kudighe Patrick Udoh Akpan Udo Ekanem

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 17, 2017


On the impact of K(ATP) channel opening on mitochondrial reactive oxygen species production

Olga V Akopova

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 27, 2017


Archive


Volume 1
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Caveolin-1/Caveolae are in Focus of Regulating EMT and MET

Anna L. Kiss

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

June 20, 2017


What is the impact of serum and follicular fluid BMP-15 and AMH levels in ICSI-ET cycle outcomes?

Rasit Ilhan Zehra Sema Ozkan Mustafa Ekinci Huseyin Timurkan Necip Ilhan

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

June 23, 2017


Open question: Water structures and their implications for the biological cell

Frank Mayer

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 06, 2017


Histomorphological effect of Lamivudine on the Cerebellum of Wistar rats

Aniekan Imo Peter Kudighe Patrick Udoh Akpan Udo Ekanem

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 17, 2017


On the impact of K(ATP) channel opening on mitochondrial reactive oxygen species production

Olga V Akopova

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

July 27, 2017


An analytical study of histological hazards estimation and comparison between cholecystitis and cholelithiasis by routine, mucin and lipid histochemistry procedures

Jyoti Prakash Pani Sankarsan Pani

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

April 27, 2017


Decreased vascular supply leads to higher numbers of NADPH diaphorase amacrine cells in the degenerating mouse retina

Christian-Albrecht May

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

April 27, 2017


The development of the intratesticular excurrent duct system of donkey (Equus asinus) from birth to maturity

Abd-Elhafeez HH Moustafa MNK Zayed AE Sayed R

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

May 06, 2017


Retinochoroidal anastomoses in RCS rat eyes?

Christian Albrecht May

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

May 11, 2017


Evaluation of the neurobehavioural and Histo-architecture changes of the hippocampus and pancreas of the streptozotocin-induced diabetic male wistar rats responding to Z. Officinale extract

Godam Elvis Tams Atumen Superior Tejiri Owolagba GK Ujah WO

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

May 14, 2017


Antioxidant properties of Mentha pulegium and histopathological evaluation of its ameliorating effect on experimental acute hepatic injury

Ismail H. Osman Ahmed A. Tantawy Hussein M. Ibrahim Abd El Ghany A. Moustafa

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

January 21, 2017


DNA repair in sea star asterias rubens: genomic aspects

Michel Leclerc

Short Communication-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

January 24, 2017


Emphysematous pyelonephritis

Snehal Sonawane Shoujin Wu

Case Report-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

March 04, 2017


Gallbladder cancer stem cell markers: An updated brief review

A.N Srivastava Naseem Fatima Vijay Kumar

Review Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

March 06, 2017


Integrative approach for teaching histology and histopathology of the gastrointestinal tract using an IBD case

Inaya Hajj Hussein Mazen Toushan Mitual Amin Ann Marie Blenc

Research Article-Histology, Cytology and Embryology (HCE)

March 06, 2017


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Histology, Cytology and Embryology is an Open Access journal and we do not charge the end user when accessing a manuscript or any article. This allows the scientific community to view, download, distribution of an article in any medium, provided that the original work is properly cited, under the term of "Creative Commons Attribution License". In line with other open access journals we provide a flat fee submission structure on the acceptance of a peer-reviewed article which covers in part the entirety of the publication pathway (the article processing charge). The process includes our maintenance, submission and peer review systems and international editing, publication and submission to global indexing and tracking organisations and archiving to allow instant access to the whole article and associated supplementary documents. We also have to ensure enough investment to secure a sustainable model which ethically, legally and financially stable.

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