Special Issues



The Journal of Physiology publishes reviews on current topics, from researchers in emerging areas, in Special Issues. See our current ‘Call for Papers’.



2017


JP 1 April 2017 - Volume 595 - Number 7
K+ channels and cardiac electrophysiology

JP 15 February 2017 - Volume 595 - Number 2
Influence of the microbiota on host physiology - moving beyond the gut


2016


JP

1 December 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 23
The Cardiac Physiome Project

JP 15 September 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 18
Exercise and Oxidative Stress


JP

1 September 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 17
GI stem cells – new insights into roles in physiology and pathophysiology


JP

15 August 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 16
 The neuroscience of ageing and degenaration


JP

15 July 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 14
Cardiac Autonomic Controlin Health and Disease


JP

1 May 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 9
Cardiac Arrhythmias: Challenges for Diagnosis and Treatment


JP

15 April 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 8
Cardiovascular and skeletal muscle ageing: consequences for longevity


JP

1 March 2016 - Volume 594 - Number 5
Hypoxia, fetal and neonatal physiology: 100 years on from Sir Joseph Barcroft


2015


JP

15 September 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 18
Twenty‐five years of CLC transport proteins


JP

1 March 2015 - Volume 593 - Number 6
Sodium and calcium regulation in cardiac myocytes: from molecules to heart failure and arrhythmia


2014


JP

15 September 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 18
The kidney – an organ of critical importance in physiology

Reviews on the subject of the kidney, with an overview by Louise Robson.


JP

15 July 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 14
Neurohormonal signalling in the gastrointestinal tract – new frontiers


JP

1 June 2014 - Volume 592 - Number 11
The integration of evolutionary biology with physiological science


2013


JP

1 September 2013 - Volume 591- Number 17
Arrhythmia: 100 years on from George Ralph Mines


JP

1 January 2013 - Volume 591- Number 1
Neuroscience from the Florey Institute


2012


JP

15 September 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 18
The cardiac physiome – computational physiology


JP

1 June 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 11
Voltage-gated ion channels: celebrating 60 years
Reviews - William A. Catterall, Lily Yeh Jan, Stephen G. Waxman, Denis Noble


JP

1 February 2012 - Volume 590 - Number 3
Epithelial biology in the gastrointestinal system
Reviews - Juanita Merchant, Gail Hecht, Helen Raybould and Bernd Schnabl


2011


JP

1 January 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 1
Information processing in the primate visual system
Reviews - Paul Martin, Samuel Solomon, Farran Briggs, Martin Usrey, Barry Lee and James Bisley


JP

1/3/2011

1 March 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 5
Systems biology in a physiological world
Reviews - Michael J. Joyner, Denis Noble, Paul Greenhaff, Dirk J. Duncker, Timothy W. Secomb and Robert L. Hester


JP

15/03/2011

15 March 2011 - Volume 589 - Number 6
Synthesis, function and possible new avenues for erythropoietin
Reviews - Carsten Lundby, Wolfgang Jelkmann, Johannes Vogel, Max Gassmann and Niels Vidiendal Olsen


2010


JP

1 January 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 1
Structure, function and neurophysiology of inhibitory and excitatory amino acid receptors
Reviews - Derek Bowie, Kris Krnjevic, Lucia Sivilotti, David Weiss, James Howe, Pierre Paoletti, rosa Cossart, Stephanie Oilet, Anne McKinney, Jean-Marc Fritschy and Christophe Mulle


JP

1 June 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 11
Neurological channelopathies
Reviews - Dimitri Kullmann, Stephen G. Waxman, Michael Hanna, William Catterall, Miriam Meisler, Sulayman Dib-Hajj, John Wood, Daniela Pietrobon, Jeff Noebels, Robert MacDonald, Hugh Bostock and Sam Berkovic


JP

1 December 2010 - Volume 588 - Number 23
Voltage and ion sensing channels: three views of the same tale
Reviews - Yasushi Okamura, Jianmin Cui, Nicolas Demaurex, Antoun El Chemaly, Polina Lishko and Yuriy Kirichok


2009


JP

15 June 2009 - Volume 587 - Number 12
Receptive fields of single neurones in the cat's striate cortex
50th anniversary of David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel
Reviews - Erik Kandel, Nigel Daw, John Nicholls, Robert Wurtz, Semir Zeki and
David Hubel


2008


JP

1 January 2008 - Volume 586 - Number 1
Olympics special: Exercise physiology and human performance
Reviews - Michael Joyner, Bengt Saltin, Roger Enoka, Benjamin Levine, Jens Bo Nielsen,
Leonardo Cohen and Michael Kjaer


2007


JP

1 January 2007 - Volume 578 - Number 1
From genotype to phenotype and back
Reviews - Michael Kotlikoff, Roger Hardie, Bjarte Furnes, John Schimenti, Kenton Sanders, Sean Ward, Guy Salama and Barry London


Funder Compliance

Editor's Choice

15 April - Volume 595 Issue 8

Astrocytes snipH out bicarbonate to regulate acid–base
Robert Fern

Adipose tissue inflammation by intermittent hypoxia: mechanistic link between obstructive sleep apnoea and metabolic dysfunction
Silke Ryan

Late gestational intermittent hypoxia induces metabolic and epigenetic changes in male adult offspring mice
Abdelnaby Khalyfa, Rene Cortese, Zhuanhong Qiao, Honggang Ye, Riyue Bao, Jorge Andrade, David Gozal

Bicarbonate sensing in mouse cortical astrocytes during extracellular acid/base disturbances
Shefeeq M. Theparambil, Zinnia Naoshin, Sabrina Defren, Jana Schmaelzle, Tobias Weber, Hans‐Peter Schneider, Joachim W. Deitmer

A critical period of corticomuscular and EMG–EMG coherence detection in healthy infants aged 9–25 weeks
Anina Ritterband‐Rosenbaum, Anna Herskind, Xi Li, Maria Willerslev‐Olsen, Mikkel Damgaard Olsen, Simon Francis Farmer, Jens Bo Nielsen