Thursday, January 12, 2017

APS-Select January 2016

AJP-Lung is proud to announce that  Dr. Grothausmann and colleagues have had their paper chosen for APSselect this month.

Click on the title to read this exciting study!

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Best Research Paper published in AJP-Lung by a Junior Investigator

The American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology invites nominations for the “Best original research paper published in AJP-Lung between 2014-2016 by a junior author (Assistant Professor, Instructor, Post-doctoral fellow or graduate student.)  The nominee must be either first or senior author and in the opinion of the nominator, contributed significantly in the inception and conduct of this project.  Please submit a nomination stating the importance of this paper in the field as well as the contributions of the first author to Dr. Sadis Matalon, Editor AJP-Lung  ( with a copy to Ms. McEver ( by January 30, 2017.  All applications will be reviewed by the Editor and Associate Editors who will chose the winner by secret ballot.  The winner will receive $500 and a certificate of appreciation at the EB 2017 meeting.

Friday, August 5, 2016

APS-Select August 2016

AJP-Lung was very happy to have a very important article chosen this month for the prestigious APSselect. Click on the title to go directly to the paper

Congratulations go out to:

E-cigarette use results in suppression of immune and inflammatory-response genes in nasal epithelial cells similar to cigarette smoke

Elizabeth M. Martin, Phillip W. Clapp, Meghan E. Rebuli, Erica A. Pawlak, Ellen Glista-Baker, Neal L. Benowitz, Rebecca C. Fry, Ilona Jaspers

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Giessen Scholarship Award Winners

AJP-Lung would like to following receipients of our first  travel scholarship to attend Welcome to the 14th Annual Retreat of the International Graduate Programme in Molecular Biology and Medicine of the Lung

Dr. Yoko Ito, National Jewish Health, University of Colorado Denver
Dr. Andrea Frump, Indiana University School of Medicine

Please view the link here to view the program: Retreat Programme

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

AJP-Lung Behind the Scenes

AJP-Lung would like to recognize our excellent team that works behind the scenes to make this the best pulmonary journal published.  Ellyn Kestnbaum is our journal Supervisor who works tirelessly after your paper is accepted until it is published.  Mona Trang  worked for us for many years in the peer review department but has recently retired.  We were very lucky to have Daniel Pisconte come on as our peer review Coordinator.  He is always invaluable in helping out with manuscript submissions.  We are very fortunate to have these individuals on our AJP-Lung team and appreciate them very much.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

AJP-Lung loves meeting authors at the ATS meeting.

Our Editor in Chief,  Dr. Sadis Matalon, had the privilege of meeting some recently published authors at the annual ATS Meeting.
Three authors of the paper below are in the group picture - Dr. G. Florova,  S. Karandashova (a MD/PhD student and M. Chamiso (a first year student of UT Health Northeast recently accredited MS Biotechnology Program).

Dose dependency of outcomes of intrapleural fibrinolytic therapy in new rabbit empyema models Andrey A. Komissarov, Galina Florova, Ali O Azghani, Ann Buchanan, Jake Boren, Timothy Craig Allen, Najib M. Rahman, Kathleen Koenig, Mignote Chamiso, Sophia Karandashova, James Henry, Steven Idell

Dr. Matalon was also very pleased to meet two first year students of the Biotechnology Program  at University of Texas Health Science Center: R. Girard and A. Fergis. And of course, Dr. Tucker,

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

AJP-Lung welcomes new statistical consultant

Please join us in welcoming our newest member to the AJP-Lung team.  Charity Morgan, PhD will take on the role as statistical consultant for the journal.  Dr. Morgan is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Biostatistics at The University of Alabama at Birmingham.  Her expertise will be invaluable to AJP-Lung.