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Special Issues

Neuromuscular Diseases: Pathology and Molecular Pathogenesis
Volume 1852, Issue 4, pages 561-692 (Publication: April 2015)
Valerie Askanas, King Engel

Oxygenated metabolism of PUFA: analysis and biological relevance
Volume 1851, Issue 4, pages 307-518 (Publication: April 2015)
M. Lagarde, A. Nicolaou

SI: Nanoscale Membrane Organisation
Volume 1853, Issue 4, pages 765-872 (Publication: April 2015)
Balbino Alarcon, Michael Reth, Wolfgang Schamel

Stress as a fundamental theme in cell plasticity
Volume 1849, Issue 4, pages 369-466 (Publication: April 2015)
Gideon Grafi, Simon Barak

Structural biochemistry and biophysics of membrane proteins
Volume 1850, Issue 3, pages 447-586 (Publication: March 2015)
Bjorn Panyella Pedersen, Poul Nissen

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