About the Editors

Editor-in-Chief

Toshihiko ISHIMITSU (Tochigi, Japan)

Consulting Editors

Anna F. DOMINICZAK (Glasgow, UK)
Victor J. DZAU (Durham, NC, USA)
Toshiro FUJITA (Tokyo, Japan)
Giuseppe MANCIA (Monza, Italy)
Toshio OGIHARA (Osaka, Japan)
Kazuyuki SHIMADA (Tochigi, Japan)
Kazuaki SHIMAMOTO (Hokkaido, Japan)
Rhian TOUYZ (Glasgow, UK)

Deputy Editor

Masashi MUKOYAMA (Kumamoto, Japan)

Managing Editor

Hiroshi SATONAKA (Tochigi, Japan)

Associate Editors

Naohiko ANZAI (Chiba, Japan)
Hisatomi ARIMA (Fukuoka, Japan)
George L. BAKRIS (Chicago, IL, USA)
Naoyuki HASEBE (Hokkaido, Japan)
Yukihito HIGASHI (Hiroshima, Japan)
Atsuhiro ICHIHARA (Tokyo, Japan)
Naoki KASHIHARA (Okayama, Japan)
Norihiro KATO (Tokyo, Japan)
Issei KOMURO (Tokyo, Japan)
Theodore W. KURTZ (San Francisco, CA, USA)
Katsuyuki MIURA (Shiga, Japan)
Masaki MOGI (Ehime, Japan)
Ryuichi MORISHITA (Osaka, Japan)
Akira NISHIYAMA (Kagawa, Japan)
Koichi NODE (Saga, Japan)
Takayoshi OHKUBO (Tokyo, Japan)
Yusuke OHYA (Okinawa, Japan)
Suzanne OPARIL (Birmingham, AL, USA)
Gianfranco PARATI (Milan, Italy)
Masataka SATA (Tokushima, Japan)
Tatsuo SHIMOSAWA (Tokyo, Japan)
Jan A. STAESSEN (Leuven, Belgium)
Ulrike Muscha STECKELINGS (Odense, Denmark)
Thomas UNGER (Maastricht, The Netherlands)
Ji-Guang WANG (Shanghai, China)