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Section Board for 'Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology'

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Prof. Dr. Claudiu T. Supuran Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
Section Editor-in-Chief
Neurofarba Department, Sezione di Scienze Farmaceutiche e Nutraceutiche, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Sesto Fiorentino (Florence) 50019, Italy
Tel. +39-055-4573729/3005; Fax: +39-055-4573385
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Interests: drug design; metalloenzymes; carbonic anhydrases; anticancer agents; antiinfectives; sulfonamides; coumarins
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Molecules: Structure-Based Drug Design
Special Issue in Metabolites: Cancer Metabolomics 2016
Special Issue in Pathogens: Pathogen Legionella pneumophila
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Enzyme-Inhibitor Interaction as Examples of Molecular Recognition
Special Issue in Molecules: Sulfonamides
Special Issue in Metabolites: Carbonic Anhydrases and Metabolism
Special Issue in Marine Drugs: Carbonic Anhydrase in Marine Organism
Special Issue in Molecules: Metalloenzyme Inhibitors and Activators
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Protease and Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors and Their Roles in Pathological Processes
Prof. Dr. Irmgard Tegeder
Section Editor-in-Chief
Pharmazentrum Frankfurt, Dept. of Clinical Pharmacology, Goethe-University of Frankfurt, Theodor Stern Kai 7, Bd. 74, 4th Fl, 60590 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Fax: 00 49 69 6301 7636
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Interests: nerve injury and neuropathic pain; pain and aging; central adaptations to chronic pain; multiple sclerosis; neuroinflammation; neuro-immunologic communication; redox signaling; nitric oxide; endocannabinoids and other lipid signaling molecules; progranulin; autophagy
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Topical Collection in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Feature Annual Reviews in Molecular Sciences
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Pain
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Neuronal Protein Homeostasis in Health and Disease
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Pain and Inflammation
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Mechanism of Longevity
Prof. Dr. Claire Hellio
Associate Editor-in-Chief
President of ESMB; Head of a bioprospection corefacility (Biodimar) at the University of Brest; Course leader for a master in Biotechnology at the University of Brest, Brest, France
Fax: +44 239 284 2070
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Interests: new non-toxic antifouling solutions; new biocides; marine natural products; ethnobotany; marine biochemistry
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Green Antifouling
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Green Biocides
Special Issue in Marine Drugs: Marine Algae
Prof. Gerhard Kostner
Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Medical University of Graz, A-8010 Graz, Austria
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Interests: lipid and lipoprotein metabolism; lipid oxidation; atherogenesis; transcriptional regulation; micro-RNA; T2DM
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Journal of Cardiovascular Development and Disease: Lipoprotein Metabolism and Atherosclerosis
Prof. Dr. Marc Fransen
Laboratory of Lipid Biochemistry and Protein Interactions, Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, KU Leuven—University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
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Interests: molecular biology, biochemistry, and function of peroxisomes; peroxisomal disorders; interorganelle crosstalk; mitochondria; oxidative stress; redox signaling; monitoring and modulation of the intracellular redox state at the subcellular level; intracellular protein trafficking; pulse labeling of proteins; protein-protein interactions
Dr. Naruhiko Sahara
Department of Functional Brain Imaging Research, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, 4-9-1 Anagawa, Inage-ku, Chiba-shi Chiba 263-8555, Japan
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Interests: neurobiology; neurodegenerative diseases; neurodegeneration; Alzheimer's disease; neurochemistry; amyloid; Tau proteins; tauopathies; prion diseases; frontotemporal dementia; transgenic mouse models
Prof. Dr. Noriyuki Koibuchi
Department of Integrative Physiology, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, 3-39-22, Showa-machi, Maebashi, Gunma 371-8511, Japan
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Interests: steroid/thyroid hormone in CNS; neuroendocrine; cerebellum; trophic factors in brain development and organ metabolism; nuclear receptor; endocrine disrupting chemicals; epigenetics
Prof. Dr. Hans Knecht
Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montréal, Québec H3T 1E2, Canada
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Interests: PCR; cell culture; DNA; gene expression; flow cytometry; RNA; DNA sequencing; genomics; lymphoma; B cells; hematopathology; Hodgkin's lymphoma; lymph nodes; Epstein Barr virus; transformation; leukaemia
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Cancers: Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Dr. Andrew Hoy
Discipline of Physiology, School of Medical Sciences and Bosch Institute, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
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Interests: lipid metabolism and insulin resistance; lipid metabolism and cancer
Dr. Paulino Gómez-Puertas
Molecular Modelling Group, Center of Molecular Biology “Severo Ochoa” (CSIC-UAM), Cantoblanco, E-28049 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: molecular modelling; molecular dynamics; drug design; simulation of enzymatic reactions; QM/MM; protein-protein interactions; protein-ligand interactions
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Maga
Head of the DNA Enzymology & Molecular Virology Section, Institute of Molecular Genetics IGM-CNR, National Research Council, via Abbiategrasso 207, I-27100 Pavia, Italy
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Interests: genome replication and repair in normal and tumor cells and human viruses; molecular virology; antiviral and anticancer drug development; molecular mechanisms of drug resistance
Prof. Motonari Kondo
Department of Molecular Immunology, Toho University School of Medicine, 5-21-16 Omori-Nishi, Ota-ku, Tokyo 143-8540, Japan
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Interests: lymphocyte development; cytokine receptors; signaling; T cell biology
Dr. Geoffrey Brown
Institute of Clinical Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
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Interests: haematopoiesis; cell decision-making; cell differentiation; myeloid leukaemias; retinoids
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: The Biology and Treatment of Myeloid Leukaemias
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Cell Lineage Choice During Haematopoiesis: A Commemorative Issue in Honor of Professor Antonius Rolink
Prof. Dr. Maria Ruzzene
Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
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Interests: signal transduction; cell signaling; signaling pathways; protein phosphorylation; protein kinases; protein phosphatases; protein kinase inhibitors; cancer biology; proteins; apoptosis; cell death; cancer research; cancer cell line; CK2; Akt; protein kinase specificity
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Protein Phosphorylation in Health and Disease
Prof. Hideyuki Yamawaki
Laboratory of Veterinary Pharmacology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Kitasato University, Higashi 23 bancho 35–1, Towada, Aomori 034–8628, Japan
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Interests: vascular biology; hypertension; atherosclerosis; adipocytokine; diabetes-related vascular dysfunction; hypertrophy; heart failure; pulmonary arterial hypertension; calmodulin-related proteins; cardiovascular pharmacology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Roles of Cardiovascular Active Substances and Cellular Events in the Homeostasis of Cardiovascular Systems
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Roles of Cardiovascular Active Substances and Cellular Events in the Homeostasis of Cardiovascular Systems 2018
Prof. Takeshi Noda
Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, 1-8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
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Interests: autophagy, TORC1
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Martin J. Stone
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
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Interests: chemokines; chemokine receptors; tyrosine sulfation; GPCR signaling; protein structure-function relationships
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Regulation of Chemokine-Receptor Interactions and Functions
Prof. Dr. Andras Perl
Departments of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Chief, Division of Rheumatology, State University of New York, UMU, College of Medicine, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
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Interests: genes and viruses predisposing to autoimmunity; genetics; apoptosis; endogenous retroviruses, transaldolase; metabolic control of immune system activation; autophagy; lupus; autoimmunity; cancer
Prof. Dr. Nicholas Delihas
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, School of Medicine, 158 Life Sciences Building, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
Fax: +1 631 632 9797
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Interests: regulation of gene expression by small RNAs; functions of non-coding genomic regions; repetitive sequences in human chromosome 22
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Regulation by non-coding RNAs 2013
Prof. Dr. Elena Giulotto
Department of Biology and Biotechnology, University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 1, 27100 Pavia, Italy
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Interests: cell culture; DNA; gene expression; RNA; genomics; gene regulation; next generation sequencing; genetic engineering; DNA sequence analysis; reverse transcription; epigenetics; regulation of gene expression; NGS data analysis; genome sequencing; comparative genomics; high throughput sequencing; SNP analysis; dna repair; epigenomics; cancer genomics; gene amplification; ChIP-sequencing; gene mapping; nucleic acid hybridization; ChIP-sequencing analysis
Prof. Dr. Jens Schlossmann
Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Institut für Pharmazie, Universitätsstr. 31, 93040 Regensburg, Germany
Fax: +49 941 943 4772
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Interests: analysis of nitric oxide (NO)/natriuretic peptides (NP)/cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP)-mediated signal transduction to investigate the molecular, physiological, pathophysiological and pharmacological mechanisms of this signalling pathway, e.g., in the cardiovascular, renal, gastrointestinal and hematological/immunological system
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Signalling Molecules and Signal Transduction in Cells
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Signalling Molecules and Signal Transduction in Cells 2014
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: cGMP-Signalling in Cells: Molecular and Functional Features
Prof. Dr. Tzong-Shyuan Lee
Graduate Institute and Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
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Interests: cell culture; cholesterol metabolism; atherosclerosis; reactive oxygen species; signaling; endothelial cell biology; endothelial dysfunction; angiogenesis; vascular biology; vascular diseases; macrophage-foam cells; cardiovascular physiology
Prof. Dr. Purusotam Basnet
Women’s Health and Perinatology Research Group, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
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Interests: antioxidant activity; reactive oxygen species; free radicals; oxidative stress biomarkers; free radical scavengers; phytochemical analysis; lipid peroxidation; natural product drug discovery; SOD; free radical biochemistry; hepatoprotective
Dr. Iain P. Hargreaves
Department of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Science, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool L3 5UA, UK
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Interests: mitochondrial; mitochondrial dysfunction; mitochondrial disease; coenzyme Q; inflammation; glioma; Nrf2; oxidative stress; glutathione; rat model
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Oxidative Damage
Prof. Dr. Calogero Caruso
Department of Pathobiology and Medical Biotechnologies, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
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Interests: Ageing; Age-related diseases; Centenarians; Immunogenetics; Immunosenescence; Inflammation; Longevity; Successful ageing; Unsuccessful ageing
Prof. Dr. Cesare Indiveri
Department DiBEST (Biologia, Ecologia, Scienze della Terra), University of Calabria, Via P. Bucci 4c, 87036 Arcavacata di Rende (CS), Italy
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Interests: membrane transporters; drug interaction; proteoliposomes; recombinant protein; mitochondria; carnitine; glutamine; post-translational modifications
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Amino Acids Transport and Metabolism
Prof. Dr. Yoshinori Marunaka
Department of Molecular Cell Physiology, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto 602-8566, Japan
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Interests: ion transport; ion envrionmnets; physiological roles of pH and Cl
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Ion Transporters and Channels in Physiology and Pathophysiology
Prof. Karen A. McDonald
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
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Interests: plant-based recombinant protein production; bioprocess engineering; techno-economic analyses
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Recombinant Proteins
Prof. Dr. Faruk Hadziselimovic
Institute for Cryptorchidism Research, Kindermedizinisches Zentrum Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
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Interests: leydig cells; gene expression; FGF; cryptorchidism; testicular dysfunction
Dr. Sonia Melino
Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche; University of Rome “Tor Vergata”; Rome, Italy
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Interests: cancer biology; proteins and antimicrobial peptides; biotechnology; cell biology; biomedical science; enzymes; cancer research; bioscience; biochemistry; the gasotrasmitter hydrogen sulfide and sulfur metabolism; 3D-stem cell culture systems for tissue repair and regeneration
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Sorrentino
Molecular Medicine Section, Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, via A. Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
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Interests: cellular and molecular muscle biology; myogenesis; genetics of muscle diseases; muscular dystrophy; excitation contraction coupling; malignant hyperthermia; molecular and cellular biology; skeletal muscle physiology; skeletal muscle metabolism
Dr. John Lucocq
Structural Cell Biology Group, School of Medicine, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, KY169TF, UK
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Interests: PCR; cell culture; gene expression; Western blot analysis; cancer biology; flow cytometry; immunohistochemistry; molecular biology; immunofluorescence; mitosis; membrane traffic; autophagy; molecular cell biology; cell signaling; phosphoinositide signalling; phosphoinositide localisation; stereology; morphomics; cell biology; apoptosis; cell proliferation; immunofluorescence staining; signal transduction; cellular biology; immunocytochemistry; phosphorylation; microscopy; cells; signaling kinase; electron microscopy; liposomes; mitosis; electron microscope; endosomes; phosphatases; membrane biology; endoplasmic reticulum; organelles; immunogold labeling; membrane transport; golgi; immunoelectron microscopy; microsporidia; host parasite interactions; mitosomes
Prof. Godfrey Getz
Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
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Interests: apolipoproteins in lipid metabolism, atherosclerosis and obesity, particular focus on apo E, A-1 and SAA; role of the immune system in lipid metabolism, and atherosclerosis, particular focus on NKT cells and costimulatory molecules, LIGHT and lymphotoxins and their receptors; role of NKT cells in obesity
Prof. A. Phillip West
Department of Microbial Pathogenesis and Immunology, Reynolds Medical Building, Rm. 407A College Station, TX 77843-1114, USA
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Interests: innate immunity; inflammation; cGAS-STING; mitochondria; mitochondrial DNA; mitochondrial disease; cancer; tumor immunity
Dr. Sung-Kun (Sean) Kim
Northeastern State University, Department of Natural Sciences, Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA
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Interests: biochemistry; enzymology; drug discovery; SELEX (Systematic Evolution of Ligands by Exponential enrichment); in vitro selection technique
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Enzymes as Targets for Drug Development
Prof. Dr. Roberto Bei
Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine, Università degli Studi di Roma “Tor Vergata”, via Montpellier, 1, 00133, Roma, Italy
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Interests: cancer biology; cancer vaccine; nutraceuticals; cancer research; tumor antigens; cancer cells; cancer treatment; antitumor
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: The Effect of Dietary Factors on Cancer
Dr. Clemente Capasso
Istituto di Bioscienze e Biorisorse, CNR, Via Pietro Castellino 111, 80131 Napoli, Italy
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Interests: protein biochemistry, recombinant protein, heterologous expression, carbonic anhydrase, enzyme and protein purification, enzyme characterization, enzyme thermostability, cold-adapted enzymes
Dr. William A. Donald
University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia, School of Chemistry, Sydney, Australia
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Interests: Mass spectrometry, diagnostics, proteomics, bioanalytical methods, medicinal chemistry, carbonic anhydrases, ion mobility, xenobiotic metabolism
Prof. Marc A. Ilies
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Moulder Center of Drug Discovery Research, Temple University School of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Interests: medicinal chemistry, chemical biology, drug and nucleic acid delivery systems
Prof. Dr. Riccardo Alessandro
Dipartimento di Biopatologia e Biotecnologie Mediche, Università degli studi di Palermo, sezione di Biologia e Genetica, Palermo, Italy
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Interests: cancer biology; exosomes; cancer cells; cell migration; cell adhesion; endothelial cells; cell biology; angiogenesis; signal transduction; cancer research; metastasis; tumor invasion
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Focus on Exosome-Based Cell-Cell Communication in Health and Disease
Prof. Dr. Raymund J. Wellinger
Dept. of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Québec, J1E 4K8 Canada
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Interests: telomere biology; telomerase RNP; telomeric chromatin; DNA replication; DNA damage checkpoints; DNA double-strand break repair; chromosome biology; genome stability issues
Prof. Dr. Jae Youl Cho
Department of Integrative Biotechnology, Director, Institute of Biomolecule Control, Sungkyunkwan University, 2066 Seobu-ro, Suwon 16419, Korea
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Interests: inflammation; cancer; signal transduction pathway; protein methylation; natural products; flavonoids; saponins; innate immunity; gastritis; colitis; hepatitis, arthritis, atopic dermatitis
Prof. Dr. Nicoletta Sacchi
Department of Cancer Genetics and Genomics, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY, USA
Fax: +1 716 845 1071
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Interests: genome wide epigenetic control of transcription; transcription factors and nuclear receptors; regulatory RNAs
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Cancer Epigenetics
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Cancer Epigenetics 2018
Prof. Dr. Claudio Santi
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Perugia, Via del Liceo 1, Perugia 06100, Italy
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Interests: organic synthesis; selenium chemistry; catalysis; bioorganic redox; green chemistry
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Molecules: Celebrating Two Centuries of Research in Selenium Chemistry: State of the Art and New Prospectives
Special Issue in Catalysts: Chalcogens in Catalysis: Synthesis and Biology
Special Issue in Molecules: Chemistry & Health
Prof. Dr. Luigi F. Rodella
Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, Division of Anatomy and Physiopathology, University of Brescia, Viale Europa 11, 25123 Brescia, Italy
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Interests: tissue regenerations; platelet preparations; stem cells; antioxidants; atherosclerosis; pain
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Head Tissues Regeneration
Prof. Dr. Andrew G. Ewing
Department of Chemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
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Interests: electrochemical; separations; imaging with optical and mass spectrometry methods aimed at understanding the chemistry of single nerve cells, single vesicles; neural communication in cell networks and in the Drosophila nervous system; molecular messengers in cell differentiation; analytical chemistry methods; micro- and nanoscale; neurochemistry; chemical engineering; biochemistry and molecular biology; basic medicine
Prof. Dr. Antonino Germana
P/I Zebrafish Neuromorphology Lab, Section of Morphology, Department of Veterinary Scinces, University of Messina, Polo Universitario dell’Annunziata, Messina, 98168, Italy
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Interests: zebrafish; transgenic mice; immunohistochemistry; neurosciences; cell biology; electron microscopy; the involvement of growth factors and ionic channels in the development, maintenance and regeneration of central and peripheral nervous system with a special focus on sensory systems
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Graier
Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Medical University of Graz, 8010 Graz, Austria
Tel. 43 (0)316 385 71963
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Interests: mitochondria; beta-cells; Ca2+ channels; Ca2+ signaling; energy metabolism; mitochondrial Ca2+ uptake; ion homeostasis; fluorescence probes; nitric oxide dynamics; endothelial cells; signal transduction; cell biology; physiology; diabetes mellitus; intermolecular FRET
Prof. Dr. Antonio Giordano
Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine and Center of Biotechnology, College of Science and Technology, Temple University, BioLife Science Bldg. Suite 431,1900 N 12th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
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Interests: cell cycle; tumor suppressor genes; oncology; genomics; epigenetic; gene therapy; breast cancer; mesothelioma; lung cancer; gynecological cancer; brain cancer; lymphoma
Prof. Dr. Ulf Hanefeld
Biocatalysis & Organic Chemistry, Delft University of Technology, Julianalaan 136, 2628 BL Delft, The Netherlands
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Interests: enzyme catalysis; dynamic kinetic resolutions; enzyme immobilisation
Prof. Dr. Koji Sode
Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), Chapel Hill, NC, USA
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Interests: protein engineering; enzyme engineering; biosensors; biosensing; biomedical engineering; biomolecular engineering
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Biomolecular Engineering and Bioelectronics
Prof. Dr. Ester Boix
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Biosciences, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 08193 Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain
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Interests: host-pathogen interactions; antimicrobial peptides; enzymology; ribonucleases; eosinophil granule proteins; glycosaminoglycan binding proteins; innate immunity; protein crystallography
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Antimicrobial RNases in Host Defense
Prof. Dr. Sabrina Angelini
Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, University of Bologna, Via Irnerio, n 48, IT-40126, Bologna, Italy
Tel. +39 051 2091787; Fax: +39 051 2091780
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Interests: Pharmacogenetic studies; biomarkers of effect and susceptibility in population exposed to pollutants; Epidemiological studies in population exposed to ionizing radiation
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Pharmacogenetics and Personalized Medicine
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Pharmacogenetics and Personalized Medicine 2016
Prof. Dr. Céline Audet
Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski, Universite du Quebec a Rimouski, Rimouski, Québec, Canada
Tel. +1-418-723-1986; Fax: +1-418-724-1842
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Interests: environmental physiology; marine biology; fish; crustaceans; diadromous migrations; aquaculture; fisheries; stress response; reproductive success; metabolism
Prof. Dr. Jeffrey H. Boatright
Lab B-5500, Emory Eye Center, 1365-B Clifton Road, N.E., Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Tel. 404 778-4113; Fax: +1 404 778 2231
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Interests: molecular vision; retina-specific gene regulation, oligonucleotide-directed DNA repair gene therapy, transcleral ionotophoretic delivery of pharmaceuticals and DNA constructs, bile acids and other endogenous anti-apoptotics in treatment of retinal degeneration
Prof. Dr. Julian Borejdo
Professor of Molecular Biology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of North Texas, Health Science Center, 3500 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
Tel. 817 735 2106
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Interests: muscles; interactions between actin and myosin; biochemical approach to determine the proximity of actin to myosin; physico-chemical approach to measure the orientation of myosin in vivo; molecular biology approach (cloning mutants of myosin) to establish the role of various amino acid residues in muscle functions
Prof. Dr. Charles A. Collyer
School of Molecular Bioscience, G08 - Biochemistry Building, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
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Interests: protein structure and function; anaerobic bacteria; bacterial adhesins
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Protein Crystallography in Molecular Biology
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Protein Crystallography in Molecular Biology 2015
Dr. T. G. Emyr Davies
Principal Research Scientist, Pesticide Resistance Group, Department of Biological Chemistry & Crop Protection, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Herts, AL5 2JQ, UK
Tel. +44 (0)1582 763133 x 2759; Fax: +44 (0)1582 760981
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Interests: voltage gated sodium channels; ryanodine receptors; synthetic pyrethroid insecticides; DDT; neonicotinoid insecticides; fiprol insecticides; pesticide resistance; aphids; whitefly; diamondback moth; brown planthoppers; bed bugs; bee toxicogenomics; bee learning and memory; varroa; insect transgenesis; insect rearing; molecular entomology; agricultural entomology; target site resistance to insecticides; integrated pest management; beneficial insects; ticks; mites
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular Entomology of Insects of Economic Importance
Dr. Gregor Drummen
Cellular Stress and Ageing Program, Bionanoscience and Bioimaging Program, BNS, 33647 Bielefeld, Germany
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Interests: quantum dots; bionanotechnology; two-photon fluorescence imaging; cellular imaging; fluorescence microscopy; cancer; cell signaling; oxidative stress; lipids and biomembranes; lipid peroxidation; antioxidants; renal pathobiology; extracellular vesicles; Super-resolution microscopy
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Quantum Dots: From Synthesis to Applications in Biomedicine and Life Sciences
Special Issue in Molecules: Fluorophores - The Fluorescent Toolbox in Biological and Biomedical Research
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Redox Signaling in Biology and Patho-Biology
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Oxidative Stress and Ageing
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Focus on Extracellular Vesicles
Special Issue in Molecules: Lumino and Fluorophores—Illuminating Science and Technology
Prof. Dr. Richard R. Ernst *
Laboratorium für Physikalische Chemie, ETH Zürich, Wolfgang-Paulistrasse 10, 8093 Zürich, Switzerland
Fax: +41 1 632 1257
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Interests: NMR; physical chemistry
* Winner of the 1991 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Prof. Dr. Walter Herzog
Faculty of Kinesiology, Engineering, Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
Fax: +1 403 284 3553
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Interests: musculoskeletal biomechanics; muscle mechanics; mechanisms of contraction; joint biomechanics; osteoarthritis; clinical biomechanics; sport biomechanics
Prof. Dr. Cheorl-Ho Kim
Molecular and Cellular Glycobiology Unit, Department of Biological Sciences, College of Science, Sungkyukwan University, 2066, Seobu-Ro, Jangan-Gu, Suwon-Si, Gyeong Gi, Korea
Tel. +82-31-290-7002; Fax: +82-31-290-7015
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Interests: glycobiology; sialobiology; sialyltransferase; N-glycan; O-glycan; glycolipid; sphingolipid; glycoprotein; surface sugar; ganglioside; sialic acid; sialyl Le antigen; lectin; galectin; siglec; ER-Golgi glyosylation; sugar–receptor interaction; innate immune; xenotransplantation; cell–cell interaction
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Glycan–Receptor Interaction
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Glycan–Receptor Interaction 2018
Prof. Dr. Med. Florian Lang
Physiologisches Institut I, Universität Tübingen, Gmelinstrasse 5, D-72076 Tübingen, Germany
Fax: +49 (0)7071 29 5618
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Interests: mechanisms and clinical significance of cell volume regulation; erythrocyte death signaling; serum-and glucocorticoid inducible kinase isoforms; physiology and pharmacology of human ion channels and carriers expressed in oocytes; host cell physiology in hostpathogen interaction; mechanisms of apoptotic cell death
Prof. Dr. Li Lin
College of Animal Sciences and Technology, Zhongkai University of Agriculture and Engineering, Guangzhou, China
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Interests: aquatic animal diseases; immunity responses; innate immunity;vaccine development; viral diseases; bacterial diseases; virus replication; virus infection and interferons; virus epidemic and host range; chicken yolk antibody (IgY); genome sequences; transcriptome analysis; high throughput sequencing; loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay (LAMP)
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Fish Molecular Biology
Prof. Dr. Masatoshi Maki
Department of Applied Molecular Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan
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Interests: calcium-binding protein; calcium signaling; protein-protein interaction; transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation; protein structure; membrane trafficking
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Metalloproteins
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Metalloproteins 2017
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Calcium Binding Proteins
Prof. Dr. Charles J. Malemud
Department of Medicine, Division of Rheumatic Diseases, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106-5076, USA
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Interests: arthritis; chondrocytes; cytokines; inflammation; signal transduction
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Apoptotic Chondrocytes and Osteoarthritis
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Musculoskeletal Diseases Therapy
Special Issue in Journal of Functional Morphology and Kinesiology: Articular Cells and Tissues in Health and Osteoarthritis
Prof. Dr. Herbert Schneckenburger
Institute of Applied Research, Aalen University, Beethovenstr. 1, 73430 Aalen, Germany
Tel. +49 7361 576-3401
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Interests: biomedical optics; microscopy; fluorescence; FRET
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Single Molecules
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Förster Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Laser Application in Life Sciences
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Förster Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) 2015
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Laser Application in Life Sciences 2017
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Laser Application in Life Sciences 2018
Prof. Dr. Constantinos Stathopoulos
Department of Biochemistry, School of Medicine, University of Patras, 1 Asklipiou st., 26504 Patras, Greece
Fax: +30 2610 969167
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Interests: tRNA; mRNA; riboswitches; antibiotics; aminoacyl-tRNA synthetases; ribonucleases; translation; ribosome; tRFs
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Non-Coding RNAs
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Non-Coding RNAs 2012
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Functions of Transfer RNAs
Prof. Dr. Ritva Tikkanen
Institute of Biochemistry, Medical Faculty, Justus-Liebig University of Giessen, Friedrichstrasse 24, D-35392, Giessen, Germany
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Interests: lysosomes; matabolic pathways; lysosomal storage disorders; signaling; cell adhesion; endosomal trafficking
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Cells: Signal Transduction 2016
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Lysosomal Storage Disorders: Novel Concepts, Therapeutic Aspects and Beyond
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular Features of Lysosomal Storage Disorders
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Mitogen Activated Protein Kinases: Functions in Signal Transduction and Human Diseases
Special Issue in Cells: Metabolomics in Physiology and Diseases
Prof. Dr. Vsevolod V. Gurevich
Professor of Pharmacology, Vanderbilt University, 2200 Pierce Avenue, Preston Research Building, rm 417D, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
Tel. +1 (615) 322-7070; Fax: +1 (615) 343-6532
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Interests: arrestin proteins; structure-function; protein engineering; GPCR signaling; GPCR trafficking; receptor regulation; cell proliferation; apoptosis; MAP kinases
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Topical Collection in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: G Protein-Coupled Receptor Signaling and Regulation
Prof. Dr. Patrick C.Y. Woo
Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, University Pathology Building, Queen Mary Hospital Compound, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, China
Tel. +852-2255-4715; Fax: +852-2855-1241
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Interests: microbial genomics; microbial metabolomics; novel microbes discovery; emerging infectious diseases
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Special Issue in Viruses: Viruses and Bats
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Microbial Genomics and Metabolomics
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Host-Microbe Interaction
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Virus Comparative Genomics
Prof. Dr. Kun Yan Zhu
Department of Entomology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Tel. +1 (785) 532-4721; Fax: +1 (785) 532-6232
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Interests: chitin biosynthesis and metabolism in insects; insecticide modes of action and detoxification; mechanisms of insecticide resistance; RNA interference in insects
Associate Professor Christo Z. Christov
Department of Chemistry, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI 49931, USA
Fax: +44 191 227 3519
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Interests: computational biomolecular science; enzyme mechanisms; protein conformational dynamics; biomolecular spectroscopy; combined quantum mechanical and molecular mechanical methods (QM/MM); quantum chemistry; molecular dynamics; protein-ligands interactions; bioinorganic electronic structure and mechanisms
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Topical Collection in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Computational, Structural and Spectroscopic Studies of Enzyme Mechanisms, Inhibition and Dynamics
Topical Collection in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Proteins and Protein-Ligand Interactions
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Computational Studies of Structure-Dynamics-Function Relationships in Biomolecules
Dr. Mateus Webba da Silva
School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, Coleraine Cromore Road, BT51 1SA, UK
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Interests: DNA structural nanotechnology, structural biology, nucleic acids structure; protein structure; biomolecular NMR; biophysical spectroscopy
Prof. Dr. Clifford Louime
College of Natural Sciences, University of a Puerto Rico, Ave. Ponce de Leon, San Juan, PR, USA
Tel. 787-764-0000 Ext. 4718
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Interests: applications of genomics sciences to bioenergy and the environment
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Biofuels R&D: Securing the Planet's Future Energy Needs
Prof. Dr. Zdenek Wimmer
Institute of Experimental Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Isotope Laboratory, Videnska 1083, CZ-14220 Prague 4, Czech Republic and Department of Chemistry of Natural Compounds, The University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Technicka 5, CZ-16628 Prague 6, Czech Republic
Fax: +420 241 062 150
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Interests: biocatalysis; enzymic reaction; enzymic resolution; microorganism; asymmetric synthesis; plant-product-based compounds for pharmacology; nanostructured materials; supramolecular chemistry; medicinal chemistry
Prof. Dr. António J. C. Varandas
Departamento de Quimica, Universidade de Coimbra, 3004-535 Coimbra, Portugal
Tel. +351 239 835867; Fax: +351 239 835867/827703
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Interests: potential energy surfaces; electronic structure calculations; intermolecular forces; chemical dynamics; non-adiabatic effects; chemistry of atmospheric ozone
Prof. Dr. David C. Clary
Magdalen College, University of Oxford, Oxford OX1 4AU, UK
Tel. +44 020 7679 1488; Fax: +44 020 7679 4560
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Interests: quantum theory of chemical reactions and molecular properties
Dr. Jesus Vicente De Julián Ortiz
Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Valencia, Av. Vicent Andrés Estellés, 0, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain.
Fax: +34 (9) 63879444
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Interests: molecular topology; topological indices; drug design; virtual combinatorial synthesis; virtual screening; linear models; QSAR; statistical validation; antituberculosis; antimalarial; antialzheimer; antineoplastic; telomerase inhibitors; insecticides; 5-HT receptors ligands; interaction SDA-zeolite; microporous oxides modeling; templating
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Virtual Combinatorial Synthesis and Drug Design
Prof. Dr. Gérard Vergoten
UMR CNRS 8576, Glycobiologie Structurale et Fonctionnelle, University of Science and Technology, 59655 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
Tel. 33 320337150
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Interests: protein-ligand interactions; structural glycobiology; molecular modeling; empirical force fields; vibrational spectroscopy; molecular dynamics; computational chemistry
Prof. Dr. Daniel Rittschof
Duke Marine Lab, 135 Duke Marine Lab Road, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA
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Interests: environmentally benign fouling management; biological glues; peptide phermones and signals; chemcial ecology; toxicology; environment androgens and estrogens; plastic leachates and terratogenicity; conservation coupling between whooping cranes and blue crab prey; blue crab ecology
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: New Non (Limited)-Toxic Antifouling Solutions
Special Issue in Journal of Marine Science and Engineering: Settlement & Metamorphosis of Marine Invertebrate Larvae
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