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29 May, 2024 Special Issue: "Singularity Biology and Beyond" has been published.
27 May, 2024 Publication of "The Oosawa Lectures on DIY Statistical Mechanics" has been completed as the Special Issue of Biophysics and Physicobiology of Volume 18.
30 Jan., 2024 The “Instruction for Authors” for Biophysics and Physicobiology has been updated. In particular, our policy for the articles prepared with the aid of Large Language Models and/or Generative AI is added.
30 Jun., 2023 2022 Journal Impact Factor of Biophysics and Physicobiology is given as 1.5 by Clarivate.
21 Mar., 2023 Special Issue: "Recent Advances in Retinal Protein Research" has been published.
26 Dec., 2022 The manuscript Template for LaTeX is available and is downloaded from the web site of Biophysics and Physicobiology.
21 Dec., 2022 The “Instruction for Authors” for Biophysics and Physicobiology has been updated. In particular, statements for Data Availability are requested to be added in the manuscript.
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.

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Recent Articles

Special Issue
The Oosawa Lectures on DIY Statistical Mechanics Editorial / Preface / Table of Contents / Introduction / Part I / Chapter 1 / Chapter 2 / Chapter 3 / Chapter 4 / Chapter 5 / Part II / Chapter 6 / Chapter 7 / Chapter 8 / Appendix
Editorial team for the Special Issue on Oosawa’s Lectures

ReceivedMarch 4, 2024   
AcceptedMay 13, 2024   
ReleasedMay 27, 2024   

Regular Article
Internal structure of Mycoplasma mobile gliding machinery analyzed by negative staining electron tomography
Minoru Fukushima, Takuma Toyonaga, Yuhei O. Tahara, Daisuke Nakane, Makoto Miyata

ReceivedFebruary 14, 2024   
AcceptedMay 21, 2024   
ReleasedMay 28, 2024   

Note (Invited)
Application of single-molecule analysis to singularity phenomenon of cells
Michio Hiroshima, Hiroko Bannai, Gen Matsumoto, Masahiro Ueda

ReceivedFebruary 29, 2024   
AcceptedMay 02, 2024   
ReleasedMay 08, 2024   

Method and Protocol
X-ray diffraction recording from a small amount of fibrous protein materials oriented by a micro shear-flow cell
Hiroyuki Iwamoto, Kazuhiro Oiwa, Kogiku Shiba, Kazuo Inaba

ReceivedJanuary 18, 2024   
AcceptedApril 19, 2024   
ReleasedApril 20, 2024   

Regular Article
Optimizing tumor treating fields for blood cancer therapy: Analysis of electric field distribution and dose density
Nasori Nasori, Miftakhul Firdhaus, Ulya Farahdina, Rini Khamimatul Ula

ReceivedSeptember 29, 2023   
AcceptedApril 16, 2024   
ReleasedApril 18, 2024   

Review Article (Invited)
Charge block-driven liquid-liquid phase separation: A mechanism of how phosphorylation regulates phase behavior of disordered proteins
Hisashi Shimamura, Hiroya Yamazaki, Shige H. Yoshimura

ReceivedFebruary 07, 2024   
AcceptedMarch 26, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 28, 2024   

Review Article (Invited)
Strength in numbers: Unleashing the potential of trans-scale scope AMATERAS for massive cell quantification
Taro Ichimura, Taishi Kakizuka, Yuki Sato, Yoichiro Fujioka, Yusuke Ohba, Kazuki Horikawa, Takeharu Nagai

ReceivedFebruary 20, 2024   
AcceptedMarch 22, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 23, 2024   

Regular Article (Invited)
Yuragi biomarker concept for evaluating human induced pluripotent stem cells using heterogeneity-based Raman finger-printing
Hideaki Fujita, Takayuki Haruki, Kazuhiro Sudo, Yumiko Koga, Yukio Nakamura, Kuniya Abe, Yasuhiko Yoshida, Keiichi Koizumi, Tomonobu M Watanabe

ReceivedDecember 21, 2023   
AcceptedMarch 21, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 22, 2024   

Regular Article (Invited)
Real-time imaging of human endothelial-to-hematopoietic transition in vitro using pluripotent stem cell derived hemogenic endothelium
Yuriko Yoneda, Hisaya Kato, Yoshiro Maezawa, Koutaro Yokote, Mio Nakanishi

ReceivedJanuary 19, 2024   
AcceptedMarch 19, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 22, 2024   

Review Article (Invited)
Inferring the roles of individuals in collective systems using information-theoretic measures of influence
Sulimon Sattari, Udoy S. Basak, M. Mohiuddin, Mikito Toda, Tamiki Komatsuzaki

ReceivedJanuary 01, 2024   
AcceptedMarch 18, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 22, 2024   

Singularity Biology and Beyond
Takeharu Nagai

ReceivedFebruary 19, 2024   
AcceptedMarch 14, 2024   
ReleasedMarch 15, 2024   

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