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Extreme Physiology & Medicine – a new journal launched today!

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When, in the early 1770s, Joseph Priestley conducted his bell jar experiments with mice and mint plants, could he have imagined that these experiments would be repeated over 200 years later with a human subject? Well, they have been! ‘A paradigm of fragile Earth in Priestley’s bell jar‘ is among the first articles to be published in Extreme Physiology & Medicine.

Exploring how the body functions at the limits of survival, and then applying this research to enhance knowledge of pathophysiology in the critically ill, is a core mission of the new open access journal. It will focus on integrative human physiology …

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