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Volume 19, 2022
Volume 19, 2022
Volume 18, 2021
(Special Issue)
Volume 18, 2021

News

01 Sep., 2022 On 1st September 2022, we invite the following four new Editorial Board members for the Biophysics and Physicobiology (BPPB): Prof. Jie Yan (SNU, Singapore), Prof. Gautam Basu (Bose Inst., India), Prof. Raymond S. Norton (Monash Univ., Australia), and Prof. Steve Pressé (Arizona State Univ., USA). In addition, we invite Prof. Lee-Wei Yang (National Tsing-Hua Univ. Taiwan) as a new Associate Editor, and Prof. Robert E. Campbell (Univ. Alberta, Canada), Prof. Soichi Wakatsuki (Stanford Univ., USA), and Dr. Damien R. Hall (Kanazawa Univ., Japan) as new Advisory Board members.
01 Jun., 2022 On the J-STAGE web page for Advance online publication of each article, the Abstract and the Graphical Abstract are displayed.
26 Mar., 2022 A new preprint server, Jxiv, which has been developed and is operated by JST (Japan Science and Technology Agency), started on 24 March 2022, and the manuscript posted on Jxiv before submission to the BPPB is not considered as publication.
This announcement is included in the updated Instruction for Authors on 26 March 2022.
05 Jan., 2022 From Volume 19, each article published in Biophysics and Physicobiology (BPPB) is identified by the Article ID not by the sequential page numbers. Thus, Formatting Templates and Instruction for Authors have been updated, and they are available from the BPPB web pages.
10 Dec., 2021 Special Issue: "The Oosawa Lectures on DIY Statistical Mechanics" has been published by Editorial team for the Special Issue on Oosawa's Lectures
20 Nov., 2021 Instruction for Authors and the formatting Template for each category have been updated. In addition, the Notes for manuscript preparation are available from the web page of Instruction for Authors.
17 Nov., 2021 An article with the title "Announcing changes to the publishing procedures of “Biophysics and Physicobiology” (BPPB) - the Biophysical Society of Japan’s English language biophysics journal" by Haruki Nakamura is published as a Commentary in Biophysical Reviews that is the IUPAB's official journal.
12 Nov., 2021 The BPPB web pages have been fully updated.
01 Oct., 2021 Style of articles in Biophysics and Physicobiology is changed with largely reducing the publication time and cost. See the updated Instruction for Authors.
22 Jun., 2021 The CSL (Citation Style language) for References list in articles of the BPPB has been registered at the GitHub site, and the details are described in the revised "Instructions for Authors” updated on 19th June 2021.
27 Nov., 2020 A preprint server, bioRxiv, starts a direct transfer service (B2J) of the manuscript, which has been submitted to bioRxiv, to the BPPB, after concluding a contract between Biophysical Society of Japan (BSJ) and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSH) on 11 November 2020. The details are shown on the bioRxiv webpage.

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Recent Articles

Commentary and Perspective

Mikio Kataoka, Akihisa Terakita

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v20.s002
Received   
Accepted   
Released   

Editorial
Forewords to the special issue “Recent advances in retinal protein research”
Yuki Sudo, Akihisa Terakita, Hideki Kandori

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v20.s001
ReceivedNovember 18, 2022   
AcceptedNovember 22, 2022   
ReleasedNovember 25, 2022   

Commentary and Perspective
Live-cell imaging of bio-metal species
Tasuku Hirayama, Koichiro Ishimori

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0047
ReceivedNovember 16, 2022   
AcceptedNovember 22, 2022   
ReleasedNovember 25, 2022   

Advance online publication
Activation mechanism of the bacterial flagellar dual-fuel protein export engine
Tohru Minamino, Miki Kinoshita, Yusuke V. Morimoto, Keiichi Namba

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0046
ReceivedNovember 01, 2022   
AcceptedNovember 17, 2022   
ReleasedNovember 19, 2022   

Advance online publication
Development of the force field for cyclosporine A
Tsutomu Yamane, Toru Ekimoto, Mitsunori Ikeguchi

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0045
ReceivedJune 21, 2022   
AcceptedNovember 17, 2022   
ReleasedNovember 19, 2022   

Commentary and Perspective
Physico- and chemical biology using nanomanipulation and micromanipulation technologies
Akira Kitamura, Ryo Iizuka

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0044
ReceivedOctober 20, 2022   
AcceptedNovember 14, 2022   
ReleasedNovember 16, 2022   

Commentary and Perspective
Creation of supramolecular biomembrane by the bottom-up self-assembly: Where material science meets biophysics
Kazuma Yasuhara, Kenichi Morigaki

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0043
ReceivedSeptember 29, 2022   
AcceptedOctober 18, 2022   
ReleasedOctober 20, 2022   

Editorial
Announcement of BPPB paper awards 2022
Haruki Nakamura

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0042
ReceivedOctober 11, 2022   
AcceptedOctober 12, 2022   
ReleasedOctober 13, 2022   

Regular Article
Influence of gap junctions upon Ca2+ propagation from stimulated keratinocytes to DRG neurons
Chiaki Seto, Kenta Toyoda, Kousuke Inada, Kotaro Oka, Etsuro Ito

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0041
ReceivedJuly 01, 2022   
AcceptedSeptember 21, 2022   
ReleasedSeptember 22, 2022   

Regular Article
Investigation on substrate specificity and catalytic activity of serine protease neuropsin
Masami Lintuluoto, Mitsumasa Abe, Yota Horioka, Yoshifumi Fukunishi, Hideki Tamura, Juha M. Lintuluoto

DOIhttps://doi.org/10.2142/biophysico.bppb-v19.0040
ReceivedMarch 31, 2022   
AcceptedSeptember 21, 2022   
ReleasedSeptember 22, 2022   

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