International Journal of Molecular Sciences — Editors

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Section Editorial Boards

Physical Chemistry, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics

Bioactives and Nutraceuticals

Green Chemistry

Material Sciences and Nanotechnology

Molecular Pathology

Molecular Toxicology

Molecular Recognition

Molecular Diagnostics

Editorial Office

Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Michael Iba *
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Website: http://eohsi.rutgers.edu/content/directory?profile=100
E-Mail: iba@eohsi.rutgers.edu
Interests: developmental toxicology; xenobiotic metabolism/activation; aromatic amine toxicity; volatile organic compound toxicity; health effects of tobacco smoke
* Section 'Molecular Toxicology'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Mark L. Richter *
Molecular Biosciences, Haworth Hall, Room 4031, 1200 Sunnyside Avenue, Lawrence, KS 66045-7534, USA
Tel. 785 864 3334
Website: http://www.molecularbiosciences.ku.edu/mark-richter
E-Mail: richter@ku.edu
Interests: ATP hydrolysis-driven motor proteins; biochemical and biophysical approaches to examining mechanisms by which protein-protein interactions lead to large conformational changes resulting in translational or rotational motion; structure and function of the photosynthetic F1-ATPase motor protein
* Section 'Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Charles Brennan *
Department of Wine, Food and Molecular Biosciences, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel. +64 3 321 8236
Website: http://www.lincoln.ac.nz/staff-profile?staffid=charles.brennan
E-Mail: charles.brennan@lincoln.ac.nz
Interests: polysaccharide utilisation, glycemic response; dietary fibre; food structure and function
* Section 'Bioactives and Nutraceuticals'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Stephen A. Bustin *
Postgraduate Medical Institute, Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ UK
Tel. +44 (0)20 7882 8748; Fax: +44 (0)20 7377 7283
Website: http://www.stephenbustin.com/
E-Mail: stephen.bustin@anglia.ac.uk
Interests: qPCR; RT-qPCR; colorectal cancer; molecular staging; clostridium difficile; MRSA; aspergillus
* Section 'Molecular Diagnostics'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Claude A. Daul *
Department of Chemistry, University of Fribourg, 9 Ch. du Musee, CH-1700 Fribourg, Switzerland
Tel. +41 26 300 8741
Website: http://www.chem.unifr.ch/cd/group/index.html
E-Mail: claude.daul@unifr.ch
Interests: electronic structure calculation; calculation of properties of molecules with open d- and f-shells; DFT; Ligand field theory; development of computational methods
* Section 'Physical Chemistry, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Claire Hellio *
LEMAR, Institut Universitaire Européen de la Mer, Université de Bretagne Occidentale, Technopôle Brest Iroise – rue Dumont d'Urville, 29280 Plouzané, France
Tel. +44 239 284 2073; Fax: +44 239 284 2070
Website: http://www-iuem.univ-brest.fr/LEMAR
E-Mail: claire.hellio@gmail.com
Interests: new non-toxic antifouling solutions; new biocides; marine natural products; ethnobotany
* Section 'Green Chemistry'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Kurt A. Jellinger *
Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Kenyongasse 18, A-1070 Vienna, Austria
Tel. +43 1 5266534; Fax: +43 1 5266534
E-Mail: kurt.jellinger@univie.ac.at
Interests: Alzheimer disease; classification of proteinopathies; dementia; dementia with Lewy bodies; immunohistochemistry; Lewy bodies; mild cognitve impairment; movement disorders; multiple system atrophy; neurodegeneration; neuropathology; Parkinson disease; pathogenesis of dementia and movement disorders; pathology and diagnosis of dementia and movement disorders; tau-pathology; vascular dementia; α-synuclein pathology
* Section 'Molecular Pathology'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Ian A. Nicholls *
Bioorganic & Biophysical Chemistry Laboratory Linnæus University Centre for Biomaterials Chemistry & School of Chemistry & Biomedicine Linnæus University SE-39182, Kalmar Sweden
Tel. +46 (0)480 446258; +46 (0)70 7576868 (mobile)
Website: http://www.lnu.se/bbcl
E-Mail: ian.nicholls@lnu.se
Interests: host-guest chemistry; biomimetic systems; catalysis; nanomaterials; functional polymers; bionanotechnology; phage display
* Section 'Molecular Recognition'

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Andreas Taubert *
Institute of Chemistry, University of Potsdam, Building 26, Rm. 2.64, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25, D-14476 Golm, Germany
Tel. +49 331 977 5773; Fax: +49 331 977 5055
Website: http://www.taubert-lab.net/
E-Mail: ataubert@uni-potsdam.de
Interests: inorganic materials synthesis in ionic liquids; functional ionic liquids-hybrid materials; self-assembling polymers, peptides & nanoparticles; calcium phosphate materials; silica hybrid materials; iron oxide materials; metal-peptide frameworks; materials for metallic implants
* Section 'Material Sciences and Nanotechnology'

Managing Editor
Dr. Rui Liu
MDPI Wuhan Office, No.6 Jingan Road, 5.5 Creative Industry Park, Floor 25th. 430064 Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Tel. +86 27 8780 8658; Fax: +86 27 8761 2588
E-Mail: rui.liu@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Former Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Michael N. Hall *
Biozentrum, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 50/70, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland
Website: http://www.biozentrum.unibas.ch/research/groups-platforms/overview/unit/hall/
* Section 'Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics', 2007-2009

Former Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Mark Cronin *
School of Pharmacy and Chemistry, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool, L3 3AF, UK
Tel. +44 151 231 2402; Fax: +44 151 231 2402
Website: http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/PBS/115913.htm
Interests: QSAR; QSPR; in vitro toxicology; in silico toxicology; integrated testing strategies; category formation; read-across; toxicological databases; reactivity toxicity
* Section 'Molecular Toxicology'

Former Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Andrei Alexandrescu *
Molecular & Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, BSP 209, 91 North Eagleville Road, Unit 3125, Storrs, CT 06269-3125, USA
Tel. +1 860 486 4414; Fax: +1 860 486 4331
Website: http://mcb.uconn.edu/fac.php?name=alexandrescuat
Interests: protein folding; amyloids; alzheimer\'s disease; parkinson\'s disease; type II diabetes; structural biology; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; structural bioinformatics; protein misfolding; neuromuscular junction proteins; OB-fold proteins; protein dynamics; biophysics
* Section 'Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics'

Former Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Roger A. Coulombe, Jr.
Graduate Toxicology Program, Department of Veterinary Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, AGRS Room 240, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322-4815, USA
Website: http://toxicology.usu.edu/roger.htm
Interests: molecular toxicology; functional genomics of disease; food safety; dietary carcinogens; mechanisms of carcinogenesis and chemoprevention

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