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Prof. Dr. Germán Barrionuevo
Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Tel. +1 412 624 7330; Fax: +1 412 6249198
Interests: synaptic integration and plasticity in hippocampal area CA3

Assistant Editor
Ms. Xin Ma
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830

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Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Patricia A. Broderick
Course Director in Pharmacology, Physician's Asst. Program, Harlem Hospital, CUNY, NY, USA
Tel. +1 212 650 5479; Fax: +1 212 650 7305
Interests: biosensors; chemical sensors; nanosensors; bioprobes; neuromolecular imaging (NMI); neurotransmitters; neurochemicals; in vitro; in vivo; in situ; brain; behavior; neurosystem disorders and treatment

Prof. Dr. Larry Cahill
Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Irvine, California 92697-3800, USA
Tel. +1 949 8241937; Fax: +1 949 8245244
Interests: neural mechanisms of emotionally influenced memory

Prof. Dr. Catherine Carr
Department of Biology, University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742, USA
Tel. +1 301 4052085; Fax: +1 301 3149358
Interests: temporal coding in the nervous system; neuroethology; brain evolution

Dr. Frances Chance
Sandia National Laboratories, P.O. Box 5800 MS 1327, Albuquerque NM 87185, USA

Prof. Dr. Anjan Chatterjee
Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, 3 West Gates, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Tel. +1 215 6624265; Fax: +1 215 3495579
Interests: cognitive neuroscience; neurolinguistics

Dr. Marcelo Febo
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Program Director of Translational Research Imaging, University of Florida McKnight Brain Institute, 1149 S. Newell Dr., Suite L4-100F, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Tel. +1 352 294 4911
Interests: functional magnetic resonance imaging of awake animals; neuropeoptide modulation of maternal care in rats
Contribution: Special Issue: Addiction and Neuroadaptation

Prof. Dr. Robert E. W. Fyffe
Department of Neuroscience, Cell Biology & Physiology, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435, USA
Tel. +1 937 775 3018; Fax: +1 937 775 3009
Interests: spinal cord sensori-motor circuits; integrative properties of spinal neurons; effects of peripheral nerve injury on central circuits

Prof. Dr. Rafael Gutiérrez
Department of Pharmacobiology, Center for Research and Advanced Studies of the National Polytechnic Institute (CINVESTAV), Calzada de los Tenorios No. 235, Colonia Granjas Coapa, 14330, Mexico City, Mexico
Tel. +52 55 5483 2878; Fax: +52 55 5483 2863
Interests: synaptic plasticity; phenotypic plasticity; synaptic physiology; mossy fibers; CA3; Dentate gyrus; epileptogenesis; electrical communication

Prof. Dr. Marieta B. Heaton
Department of Neuroscience, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL 32610-0244, USA
Tel. +1 352 3921185; Fax: +1 352 3928347
Interests: molecular mechanisms underlying developmental alcohol neurotoxicity; fetal alcohol syndrome; apoptosis

Prof. Dr. Frédéric Isel
Institut de Psychologie, Université Paris Descartes - CNRS Paris, France
Tel. +33-1-5520-5924; Fax: +33-1-5520-5745
Interests: neural mechanisms of emotionally influenced memory language processing; prosody; lexical morphology; prosody-syntax relation; grammatical transfer between first and second languages; neural bases of language representation; behavioural, neurophysiological (EEG, MEG) and neuroimaging (fMRI) technics

Prof. Dr. Stanley J. Krolczyk
Department of Neurology, University of South Florida College of Medicine Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
Tel. +1 813 3969478; Fax: +1 813 9747590
Interests: neuroimmunology-specifically cytokine; chemokine and interleukin signal transduction between T and B cells and its impact on the neuroregenerative vs neurodegenerative balance in demyelinating disease of the central nervous system; CD 34 cell implication in future treatments; estriol and testosterone effect on CD4 cell subsets e.g. TH-17; TH2 cells

Prof. Dr. Zhong-Lin Lu
Departments of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
Tel. +1 213 7402282; Fax: +1 213 7469082
Interests: vision and visual perception; attention; perceptual learning; visual deficits in dyslexia and amblyopia; brain imaging

Dr. Le Ma
Department of Neuroscience, Farber Institute for Neurosciences, Thomas Jefferson University, 900 Walnut Street, JHN 4th floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Tel. +1 215 503 1108; Fax: +1 215 955 4949
Interests: axon guidance and branching; spinal circuit; developmental signaling; neuronal cytoskeleton

Prof. Dr. Daqing Ma
Head of Anaesthesia Research, Anaesthetics, Pain Medicine & Intensive Care Department of Surgery & Cancer, Imperial College London Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, 369 Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH, UK
Interests: organoprotection (stroke, neonatal asphyxia and kidney transplant); postoperative cognitive dysfunction and Alzheimer’s disease; cancer growth and metastasis
Contribution: Special Issue: Neurotoxicity and General Anaesthetics in the Young

Prof. Dr. Stephen D. Meriney
Department of Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Tel. +1 412 6248283; Fax: +1 412 6249198
Interests: neurotransmitter release; calcium channels; presynaptic mechanisms

Dr. Ling Pan
Picower Institute for Learning and Memory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Tel. +1 617 324 1644
Interests: molecular mechanism of neurodegenerative diseases, epigenetic regulation, genome instability, modeling neural diseases using induced pluripotent stem cells

Prof. Dr. Michael I. Posner
Department of Psychology, 1227 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
Tel. +1 541 3464939; Fax: +1 541 3464914
Interests: development of brain networks underlying attention; integration of psychology based on imaging; adult and child ANT; temperament and self regulation

Prof. Dr. Wai Kwong TANG
Department of Psychiatry, Shatin Hospital, Hong Kong, China
Tel. +852 2636 7754; Fax: +852 2674 5321
Interests: psychiatric morbidity in stroke, namely dementia, cognitive impairment, depression, anxiety, apathy, fatigue, emotional incontinence, suicidality, insomnia, pain, and quality of life

Prof. Dr. Robert Taylor
Department of Neurology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Tel. +1 (612) 6269516; Fax: +1 (612) 6269464
Interests: vascular biology of cerebrovascular disease; stroke clinical trials; stroke education

Prof. Dr. Mari Tervaniemi
Cognitive Brain Research Unit, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, P.O.B. 9, 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
Interests: music psychology, neurosciences of music, modularity of speech vs. music, musical expertise, music emotions, development of music skills, daily use of music
Contribution: Special Issue: Music and Neural Plasticity

Prof. Dr. Peter Walla
School of Psychology, Faculty of Science and Information Technology, University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308 NSW, Newcastle, Australia
Tel. +61 2 49217260
Interests: applied neuroscience; sub- and unconscious information processing in the human brain; emotion; cognition; memory; olfaction; product evaluation; consumer behavior; decision making
Contribution: Special Issue: The Brain Knows More than It Admits: The Control of Cognition and Emotion by Non-Conscious Processes

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