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The International CCN Society brings together research teams who are leaders in the CCN field — to meet on a regular basis to discuss future prospects and unify their efforts — so that the field becomes widely recognized. [More...]

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Coming soon ! Check this link for the official report on the 5th International Workshop on the CCN family of Genes.

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The official journal of the ICCNS, the Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling.



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As it is the tradition, a report on the communications presented at the 8th Workshop on the CCN family of Genes that was held in Nice, will appear in issue 1, 2016 of the  Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling (JCCS - 


What kind of a life for a scientific journal ?

In June 2015, Thomson Reuters informed our publisher Springer that the Journal of Cell Communication and Signaling, the official journal of the International CCN Society,« had been selected for coverage in Thomson Reuter’s products and services. Beginning with V. 1 (1) 2007, this publication would be indexed and abstracted in Science Citation Index Expanded (also known as SciSearch, Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Biological Abstracts and BIOSIS Previews ».
In this fall editorial I briefly revisit a few milestones of the JCCS life since it was first created in 1988, with the deep and genuine willingness to help in the dissemination, in the highly competitive world of publishing, of the best quality science regarding the roles of CCN proteins in signaling.
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The background and aims of the society. Read about the current Board.

NICE 2015

8th International CCN Workshop
November 3-8, 2015

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Quarterly reports onExciting developments in the field of CCN Proteins

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