Will publish novel findings related to microbes (which includes bacteria, fungi, parasites and viruses) with particular emphasis on the interface between the microbe and its host (vertebrate, invertebrate or plant).
Cell Host & Microbe launched in March, 2007
Cell Stem Cell
Published by Cell Press in affiliation with the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR)
Will include primary research, reviews, and commentaries while also serving as a forum for issues of stem cell research policy and ethics
Cell Stem Cell launched in June, 2007
American Journal of Genetics *
Cell Press has been chosen by The American Society of Human Genetics to publish its premier monthly journal from January 2008. The American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG) is an exciting new venture for Cell Press as its first society-owned journal.
* University of Waterloo has access to
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Major Reference Works
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2009 list launching late fall
Backlist covers years 2007 and 2006-1995
Books on ScienceDirect Elsevier Reference Works IESBS Ency. of Materials; Science & Technology Ency. of Energy Treatise on Geochemistry Comprehensive Coordination Chemistry Ency. of Physical Sciences & Technology Ency. of Analytical Science Ency. of Condensed Matter Physics Ency. of Language & Linguistics
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Comprehensive Organometallic Chemistry III
Ency of Quaternary Science
Evolution of Nervous system
Comprehensive Medicinal Chemistry II
Learning and Memory
Encyclopedia of Public Health
The New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience
Encyclopedia of Ecology
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Life Sciences - New (2009)
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Methods in Enzymology & Backfiles from 1955
Physics and Astronomy
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Methods in Enzymology Backfiles is sold as a separate package