Lonnie D. Russell, Robert
Ettlin, Amiya P. Sinha Hikim,
and Eric D. Clegg
Editors of Histological
& Histopathological Evaluation of the Testis
Lonnie Russell was a professor of physiology
at Southern Illinois University. He has published well over one
hundred papers in the field of male reproduction and has served
on the editorial boards of several journals including Biology
of Reproduction and American Journal of Anatomy.
He is currently the North American Editor of Tissue &
Cell. In 1984 Dr. Russell received the Young Andrologist
Award from the American Society of Andrology. He has Served on several
granting agency review boards. His research interests inclued Sertoli
cell function and the contributions of this cell to the spermatogenic
Robert A. Ettlin obtained his M.D., Ph.D.
in 1972 from the University of Zürich where he received an
award for an outstanding thesis. He held positions in the Institute
of Clinical Pathology at the University of Geneva and the Federal
Institute of Technology and University of Zürich. Dr, Ettlin
worked as a pathologist and toxicologist at F. Hoffmann-La Roche
& Co. Ltd., Basel and is now Head of Toxicopathology at Sandoz
Pharmaceuticals Ltd. He has published more than fifty scientific
articles and is a member of numerous professional and scientific
societies. Currently he is EUROTOX Secretary General.
Amiya P. Sinha Hikim received his Ph.D. at
the University of Calcutta and has published over forty papers in
the area of male reproduction. Dr. Sinha Hikim was awarded a Rockefeller
Foundation Fellowship to work at Harvard University. Presently,
he is a Research Assistant Professor working with Dr. L. D. Russell.
His interests are quanititative measures of testis function and
Eric D. Clegg received a Ph.D. at Cornell University.
In his first faculty position at Purdue, Dr. Clegg established a
basic research program with emphasis on sperm capacitation and properties
of sperm plasma membranes; a program that has produced numerous
papers. Ten years later he continued his work at Virginia-Maryland
Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. He presently is in the
office of research development at the U.S. Environmental Protection
Agency in Washington, D.C. where he is responsible for development
of methods for predicting risk to agents. Dr. Clegg is chair of
the workgroup for the Guidelines for Assessment of Reproductive