Quantitative Biology

Editorial Bulletin

Call for Papers for “systems biology in Traditional Chinese Medicine” 

Guest Editors:
Prof. Luhua Lai, Center for Quantitative Biology, Peking University, China
Prof. Shao Li, MOE Key Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Bioinformatics Division, TNLIST, Department of Automation, Tsinghua University

Systems biology approaches provide new perspectives in pharmacological sciences, especially Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). In recent years, exciting progress has been witnessed in applying systems biology to the field of TCM study. This Special Column aims to highlight the advances and perspectives of systems biology in TCM.
Subject Coverage:
We invite authors to submit original research and reviews to this Special Column. The topics will encompass research fields in systems biology in TCM, including but not limited to:
● Novel approaches to identify active ingredients from TCM.
● The mode of action of TCM.
● TCM network pharmacology.
● TCM-target-disease network.
● The designing principles of TCM prescription.
● Systems biology understanding of TCM theory.

Quantitative Biology (Editors-in-Chief: Dr. Chao Tang and Dr. Michael Q. Zhang, https://link.springer.com/journal/40484 ) is an interdisciplinary journal that focuses on original research that uses quantitative approaches and technologies to analyze and integrate biological systems, construct and model engineered life systems, and gain a deeper understanding of the life sciences.

The journal has been indexed by Scopus, Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), Google Scholar, Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD), OCLC and Summon by ProQuest. There is no restriction for the length of your manuscript. 

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline: June 30, 2018

Manuscripts Submission:

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For Enquiries Regarding This Special Column Please Contact the Editorial Office:
Huaying Liu