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Prof. Dr. J. Peter W. Young *
Department of Biology, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
Tel. +44 1904 328630; Fax: +44 1904 328505
Interests: bacterial genomes; population genetics; phylogenomics; phylogenetics; genome projects; genetic diversity
* Founding Editor-in-Chief of Genes

Managing Editor
Ms. Ellen Lu
MDPI Tongzhou Office, Room 2207, Jincheng Center, No. 21 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing 101101, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170; Fax: +86 10 59011089

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

Editorial Board

Dr. Arkhat Abzhanov
Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology/FAS, Biological Laboratories 4105, 16 Divinity Avenue, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Tel. +1 617 496 9704; Fax: +1 617 496 9507
Interests: invertebrate and vertebrate developmental biology; evolutionary developmental biology; molecular evolution

Prof. Dr. Michael L. Arnold
Department of Genetics, Life Sciences Building, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
Tel. +1 706 542 1407; Fax: +1 706 542 3910
Interests: reticulate evolution; web of life; speciation; adaptation
Contribution: Special Issue: Reticulate Evolution

Dr. Frank Buchholz
Medical Systems Biology UCC Medical Faculty and University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Am Tatzberg 47/49, 01307 Dresden, Germany
Tel. +49 351 46340288
Interests: cancer stem cells; functional genomics; systems biology; RNAi screens

Dr. David Burgner
Group Leader and Principal Research Fellow, Infection & Immunity Theme, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children’s Hospital, 50 Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
Professorial Fellow, Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Australia
Tel. +613 9936 6530; Fax: +613 9936 6528
Interests: susceptibility to paediatric and neonatal infectious diseases; Kawasaki disease; refugee health

Dr. Paolo Cinelli
Center for Clinical Research, Clinic for Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Sternwartstrasse 14, CH-8091 Zurich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 44 255 3678
Interests: transcriptomics; microarrays; gene expression analysis; genotyping; molecular genetics; mouse genetics; transgenic technologies; embryonic stem cells; pluripotency
Contribution: Special Issue: Natural and Induced Pluripotency in Stem Cells

Dr. Elodie Ghedin
Department of Computational and Systems Biology, University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, 3501 5th Avenue, BST3, Room 9048, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
Tel. +1 412 383 5850; Fax: +1 412 383 5851
Interests: genomics and bioinformatics; viral genomics; nematode genomics; genome projects

Prof. Dr. Leif Groop
Department of Clinical Sciences, Diabetes and Endocrinology, CRC, Jan Waldenströmsgatan 35 University Hospital Scania, SE-205 02 Malmö, Sweden
Tel. +46 40 391202; Fax: +46 40 391222
Interests: diabetes genetics; type 2 diabetes; genetics of diabetic complications; genome wide association studies; endocrinology

Dr. Roderic Guigó
Centre de Regulacio Genomica, C/ Dr. Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Tel. +34 93 3160110; Fax: +34 93 3969983
Interests: genome informatics and sequence analysis; any computational/statistical problem arising in the pathway from DNA sequences to protein structures; gene identification; evolution of genome structure; reconstruction of molecular phylogenies; machine learning from biosequence databases

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Herrmann
Director, Max-Planck-Institute for Molecular Genetics (MPI-MG), Department Developmental Genetics, Ihnestr. 63-73, D-14195 Berlin, Germany
Tel. +49 30 8413 1409; Fax: +49 30 8413 1229
Interests: developmental genetics of the mouse; trunk development; regulatory networks controlling tissue formation and organ development; EMT; epigenetic control mechanisms; long noncoding RNA; tumorigenesis; non-Mendelian inheritance in the mouse
Contribution: Special Issue: Long Noncoding RNAs

Prof. Dr. Toyomasa Katagiri
Division of Genome Medicine, Institute for Genome Research, The University of Tokushima, 3-18-15, Kuramoto-cho, Tokushima, 770-8503, Japan
Tel. +81 88 633 9477; Fax: +81 88 633 7989
Interests: breast cancer; microarrays; gene expression analysis; carcinogenesis; molecular-targeted cancer therapy; estrogen-receptor-regulation

Prof. Dr. Yun-Fai Chris Lau
Laboratory of Cell and Developmental Genetics, Department of Medicine, VA Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
Tel. +1 415 379 5526; Fax: +1 415 750 6633
Interests: Y chromosome genes; sex determination; sexual dimorphisms; developmental genetics; cell cycle; male-specific cancers
Contribution: Special Issue: The TSPY Gene Family

Prof. Dr. Hans Lehrach
Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics (MPI-MG), Department Vertebrate Genomics, Ihnestr. 63-73, D-14195 Berlin, Germany
Tel. +49 30 8413 1220; Fax: +49 30 8413 1380
Interests: genome research; tumor systems biology; technology development

Prof. Dr. Brendan Loftus
Conway Institute, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
Tel. +353 17166718
Interests: host-pathogen interaction; sequencing; genomics; transcription; bioinformatics; genome analysis

Prof. Dr. Bryan Mowry
Queensland Brain Institute, University of Queensland, Brisbane QLD 4072, Australia & Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park - Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland 4076, Australia
Tel. +617 334 66351; Fax: +617 3271 8682
Interests: molecular genetics of schizophrenia and other psychiatric disorders; statistical genetics; functional genomics; gene expression

Dr. Lukas Mueller
Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research, Tower Road, Ithaca, New York 14853-1801, USA
Tel. +1 607 255 6557
Interests: plant genomics; biochemistry; genome sequencing; bioinformatics

Dr. Josyf C. Mychaleckyj
Center for Public Health Genomics, University of Virginia, PO Box 800717, Charlottesville, VA 22908-0717, USA
Tel. +1 434 982 1107; Fax: +1 434 982 1815
Interests: genetics of complex disease, especially diabetes and complications; bioinformatics; computational statistics

Dr. Nora L. Nock
Division of Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, 2103 Cornell Road, Cleveland OH 44106-7281, USA
Tel. +1 216 368 5653; Fax: +1 216 368 4880
Interests: genetic and molecular epidemiology; multivariate modeling; biochemical pathway modeling; gene expression; carcinogenesis; metabolic disorders
Contribution: Special Issue: Cancer Genetics

Dr. Dale R. Nyholt
'Neurogenetics Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, QLD, 4029, Australia
Tel. +61 7 33620258; Fax: +61 7 33620101
Interests: genetic epidemiology; gene mapping; complex genetic disease; statistical genetics; migraine; neurogenetics

Prof. Dr. Roel Ophoff
Professor of Psychiatry and Human Genetics, UCLA Center for Neurobehavioral Genetics, UCLA, 760 Westwood Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
Interests: genetics of schizophrenia and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

PD Dr. Matthias Platzer
Genome Analysis, Leibniz Institute for Age Research - Fritz Lipmann Institute (FLI), Beutenbergstr. 11, 07745 Jena, Germany
Tel. +49 3641 656241; Fax: +49 3641 656255
Interests: genome research; comparative and functional genomics; structural variations; transcriptomics; alternative splicing; genetic of complex diseases and ageing
Contribution: Special Issue: Genomics of Aging

Prof. Dr. Selvarangan Ponnazhagan
Professor of Pathology, Endowed Professor in Experimental Cancer Therapeutics, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1825 University Blvd., SHEL 814 Birmingham, AL 35294-2182, USA
Tel. +1 205 934-6731; Fax: +1 205 975-4919
Interests: adeno-associated virus (AAV)-mediated gene therapy for cancer; AAV-mediated gene therapy for metabolic diseases; development of targeted-AAV for human gene therapy; biology, life cycle and molecular virology of adeno-associated virus

Dr. Paul Richardson
PRC LLC, 25 Amber Lane, Lafayette CA 94549, USA
Tel. +1 (925) 301-5460
Interests: microbial genomics; technology development; infectious diseases; gene expression
Contribution: Special Issue: Next Generation DNA Sequencing

Dr. Walter Salzburger
Zoologisches Institut, Universität Basel, Vesalgasse 1, CH-4051 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 267 0303; Fax: +41 61 267 0301
Interests: molecular evolution; speciation; adaptive radiation; genome evolution; evo-devo

Prof. Dr. Ralph Schlapbach
Functional Genomics Center Zurich, ETH Zurich / University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 190 / Y32H52, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 44 635 39 20/21; Fax: +41 44 635 39 22
Interests: genomics and transcriptomics technologies; microarrays; next generation sequencing; bioinformatics

Prof. Dr. Cornelia M. Van Duijn
Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Erasmus MC-Faculty, Dr. Molewaterplein 50, 3015 GE Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 10 70 43391; Fax: +31 10 70 44681
Interests: Alzheimer\'s disease; endocrinologic epidemiology; genetic epidemiology; sex hormones; thyroid hormones; Parkinson\'s disease; pediatric epidemiology; osteoporosis; osteoarthrosis

Dr. Lily Wang
Department of Biostatistics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, S-2323 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232-2158, USA
Tel. +1 615 343 3856; Fax: +1 615 343 4924
Interests: gene expression; pathway analysis; gene set analysis; statistical significance; statistical models; analysis of high throughput omics datasets

Prof. Dr. Thierry Wirth
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle - EPHE, Department of Systematics and Evolution, UMR-CNRS 7205, 16, rue Buffon, 75231 Paris cedex 05, France
Tel. +33 1 4079 8036; Fax: +33 648155320
Interests: evolution; population genetics and genomics; evolutionary microbiology; molecular epidemiology

Prof. Dr. Xiao Yan Zhong
Department of Biomedicine, University Hospital Basel, Hebelstrasse 20, CH-4031 Basel, Switzerland
Tel. +41 61 328 69 86
Interests: women’s health: non invasive prenatal diagnosis and tumor marker’s in gynecologic cancer

Dr. Huitong Zhou
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand
Tel. +64 3 325 3838; Fax: +64 3 325 3851
Interests: genetic variation; population genetics; genotyping; gene-marker technology

Prof. Dr. Horst Zitzelsberger
Research Unit of Radiation Cytogenetics, Helmholtz Zentrum München, German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH), Ingolstädter Landstr. 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany
Tel. +49 89 318 73421; Fax: +49 89 318 72873
Interests: cytogenetics; chromosome aberrations; cancer cytogenetics; molecular cytogenetics; radiation biology; thyroid cancer; radiation-induced carcinogenesis; positional cloning of chromosomal breakpoints
Contribution: Special Issue: Radiation-Related Cancer 25 Years After Chernobyl

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