Current Updates in Gerontology

Current Updates in Gerontology

Current Updates in Gerontology is a new open access and open peer review* journal aiming to serve as a platform for researchers to explore enhanced exchange of scientific literature in the field of Gerontology. Open Peer Review allows immediate publication with transparency in peer review processing and avoids editorial bias.

Full-length research papers, short research papers (notes), reviews, Letters to the Editor, Observation articles and Null/Negative results as well are considered for publication, which could favor science.

Scope
  • Biodemography
  • Comparative and Evolutionary Biology
  • Exercise Sciences
  • Nutrition
  • Late Life Diseases
  • Population Studies
  • Cognitive Consequences of Aging
  • Cell Signaling Pathways
  • Neurodegeneration
  • Various relevant specialties of Gerontology
Notification

Researchers are cordially invited to contribute manuscripts for the upcoming issue of the journal. You may send your manuscripts as an Email attachment to gerontology@oprscience.org

  • Tibor Hortobágyi, University of Debrecen, Hungary
  • Hsien-Yuan Lane, China Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
  • Kurt Jellinger, Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Austria
  • Rodrigo Fenner Bertani, University of São Paulo, Brazil
  • Grazia D’Onofrio, Department of Medical Sciences, IRCCS “Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza,” Italy
  • Valquiria Bueno, Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil
  • Gaetano Santulli, Columbia University Medical Center, USA
  • Le Zhang, Department of Neurology, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, China
  • Lazzaro di Biase, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Italy
  • Juliana Martins, State University of Campinas, Brazil
  • Ing-Jy Tseng, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
  • Pasha Anvari, Farabi Eye Hospital, Iran
  • Miao Liu, Institute of Geriatrics, Chinese PLA General Hospital, China
  • Fabio Monzani, Department of Clinical & Experimental Medicine, University Hospital of Pisa, Italy
  • Sabina Misoch, Competence Center for Ageing (IKOA), University of Applied Sciences St. Gallen, Switzerland
  • Trini Lorenzo, Research, Development and Innovation Department, Gerontological Complex La Milagrosa, Provincial Association of Pensioners and Retired People (UDP) from A Coruña, Spain
  • Byeong Mo Kim, Severance Integrative Research Institute for Cerebral & Cardiovascular Diseases (SIRIC), Yonsei University College of Medicine, South Korea
  • Jia Su, Department of Gerontology, Ningbo No.1 Hospital, China
  • Lina Ma, Department of Geriatrics, Xuanwu Hospital of Capital Medical University, China
  • Alfonso Fiorelli, Second University of Naples, Italy
  • Abdelouahed Khalil, Geriatrics Service-Deprtment of Medicine, University of Sherbrooke, Canada
  • Tony Chua, School of Chinese Medicine, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
  • Kristina M Turk, University of Massachusetts, USA
  • Ilker Tasci, Gulhane School of Medicine, Turkey
  • Roberto Buffa, University of Cagliari, Italy
  • Mauricio Moreno Aguilar, Bayer Healthcare, México
  • Branko Kolaric, Andrija Stampar Teaching Institute of Public Health, Croatia
  • Juan Florencio Macías Núñez, Hospital Clínico Universitario, Spain
  • Hector Rosas-Hernandez, National Center for Toxicological Research, USA
  • KAMEYAMA Masashi, Tokyo Metropolitan Geriatric Hospital and Institute of Gerontlogy, Japan
  • Keji Chen, China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, China
  • Jae-young Han, Chonnam National University Medical School & Hospital, South Korea
  • Naglaa A El-Sherbiny, Fayoum University, Egypt
  • Fabio Guerriero, University of Pavia, Italy
  • Leo Ou, University of Minnesota, USA
  • Sumathi Thangarajan, University of Madras, India
  • Ming-Chang Chiang, Department of Life Science, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
  • Barnabas Panayiotou, Keele University School of Medicine, UK
  • Rahul Deshmukh, I.S.F. College of Pharmacy, India
  • Neşe Tunçel, University of Osmangazi, Turkey
  • DK Dhawan, Panjab University, India
  • Satyndra Kumar Yadav, Yathartha Research Institute, India
  • Ian Martins, Edith Cowan University, Australia
  • Yan Sai, Third Medical University, China
  • Ralph Martins, Hollywood Medical Centre, Australia
  • Seyed Khosrow Tayebati, University of Camerino, Italy
  • Paola Lenzi, University of Pisa, Italy
  • Laishram R Singh, University of Delhi, India
  • Gloria Lazzeri, Università di Pisa, Italy
  • Luis Ignacio Brusco. University of Buenos Aires (UBA), Argentina
  • Victor Vladimirovich Ermilov, Volgograd State Medical University, Russia
  • Ghulam Md Ashraf, King Fahd Medical Research Centre, King Abdulaziz University, KSA
  • Mahsa Sedighi, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
  • Huachuan Zheng, School of Medicine, University of Toyama, Japan
  • Yu-Lin Hsieh, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
  • Linpei Jia, The Second Hospital of Jilin University, China
  • Yanina Tsenkina, University of Miami, USA
  • Ireneusz Majsterek, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
  • Rosa Amoroso, University of Chieti Via dei Vestini, Italy
  • Neha Singla, Panjab University, India
  • Shohreh Majd, Flinders University, Australia
  • José Manuel Gómez, University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Fátima Roque, Health Sciences School of the Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal
  • Helga Rafael, Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Inês Ribeiro Cadório, University of Aveiro, Portugal
  • António Calha, Polytechnic Institute of Portalegre, Portugal
  • Cristina Lavareda Baixinho, Escola Superior de Enfermagem de Lisboa, Portugal
  • Karim Fifel, Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands
  • Eva Patrícia da Silva Guilherme Menino, Health Sciences Institute of the Portuguese Catholic University, Portugal
  • Isabel C Pinto, Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal
  • Catarina Cardoso Tomás, School of Health Sciences of Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, Portugal
  • Sanaz Nasoohi, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Diabetes, Hypertension, & Cognition: Effects of Medications and Education Level (Version 1, 1 Approved, 3 Approved with Reservations, 1 Rejected)
Research Article     Open Access
Diabetes, Hypertension, & Cognition: Effects of Medications and Education Level [Version 1, 1 Approved, 3 Approved with Reservations, 1 Rejected]
Kristina Turk
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2016) 1: 1.1
Original Submission [Version 1]         Download PDF
Received: September 15, 2016 Accepted: September 29, 2016 Published: October 03, 2016
Open Peer Review Status: 1 Approved, 3 Approved with Reservations, 1 Rejected

Reviewer: Gaetano Santulli, Columbia University Medical Center, USA     Download Review Report
Submission Date: November 01, 2016
Reviewer: Grazia D’Onofrio, Geriatric Unit & Laboratory of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Department of Medical Sciences, IRCCS “Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza”, Italy     Download Review Report
Submission Date: November 01, 2016
Reviewer: Rodrigo Fenner Bertani, University of São Paulo, Brazil     Download Review Report
Submission Date: November 01, 2016
Reviewer: Trinidad Lorenzo, Research, Development and Innovation Department, Gerontological Complex La Milagrosa, Provincial Association of Pensioners and Retired People (UDP) from A Coruña, Spain     Download Review Report
Submission Date: November 01, 2016
Reviewer: Pasha Anvari, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran     Download Review Report
Submission Date: November 01, 2016

Geriatric Medicine and Heat Shock Gene Therapy in Global Populations
Editorial     Open Access
Geriatric Medicine and Heat Shock Gene Therapy in Global Populations
Martins IJ
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2016) 1: 2.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: December 06, 2016 Accepted: December 15, 2016 Published: December 22, 2016

Constructing and Validating the Intervention Practices and Behaviors Scale for Preventing Falls among the Institutionalized Elderly (Version 1, 3 Approved with Reservation)
Research Article    Open Access
Constructing and Validating the Intervention Practices and Behaviors Scale for Preventing Falls among the Institutionalized Elderly [Version 1, 3 Approved with Reservation]
Cristina Lavareda Baixinho and Maria dos Anjos Dixe
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2017) 1: 3.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: April 06, 2017 Accepted: April 20, 2017 Published: April 26, 2017
Open Peer Review Status: 3 Approved with Reservation
Reviewer: Grazia D’Onofrio, Department of Medical Sciences, IRCCS “Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza”, Italy     Download Review Report
Submission Date: May 26, 2017
Reviewer: Valquiria Bueno, UNIFESP Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil     Download Review Report
Submission Date: May 17, 2017
Reviewer: Juliana Martins Pinto, Federal University of Triangulo Mineiro, Brazil     Download Review Report
Submission Date: May 31, 2017

Is SNAP a Preclinical State of Alzheimer’s Disease?
Editorial     Open Access
Is SNAP a Preclinical State of Alzheimer’s Disease?
Kurt A Jellinger
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2017) 1: 4.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: May 05, 2017 Accepted: May 10, 2017 Published: May 22, 2017

Research in Age Associated Diseases: Focus on Experimental Stroke
Editorial     Open Access
Research in Age Associated Diseases: Focus on Experimental Stroke
Sanaz Nasoohi
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2017) 1: 5.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: June 15, 2017 Accepted: June 19, 2017 Published: June 23, 2017

Regulation of Core Body Temperature and the Immune System Determines Species Longevity
Editorial     Open Access
Regulation of Core Body Temperature and the Immune System Determines Species Longevity
Ian James Martins
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2017) 1: 6.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: June 21, 2017 Accepted: June 28, 2017 Published: June 30, 2017

The Use of Medicines by Older Patients: A Need to Improve
Editorial     Open Access
The Use of Medicines by Older Patients: A Need to Improve
Fátima Roque
Curr Updates Gerontol. (2017) 1: 7.1
Original Submission         Download PDF
Received: September 27, 2017 Accepted: October 08, 2017 Published: October 13, 2017

Article Processing Charge (APC) of USD 500/Manuscript is charged for articles accepted for publication. APC supports the journal to cover production, maintenance and administrative expenses.

50% discount in the Article Processing Charges (APC) is provided for articles, where the editorial board member is the corresponding author.

Additional discounts/waivers are provided by evaluating case by case.