High Altitude Medicine & Biology (image) Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News Caption High Altitude Medicine & Biology, the Official Journal of the International Society for Mountain Medicine, is an authoritative, peer-reviewed journal published quarterly online and is the only journal dedicated exclusively to the latest advances in high altitude life sciences. The journal presents findings on the effects of chronic hypoxia on lung and heart disease, pulmonary and cerebral edema, hypertension, dehydration, infertility, appetite and weight loss, and other diseases. Credit © Mary Ann Liebert Inc. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.