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Section Board for 'Molecular Diagnostics'

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Section Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Stephen A. Bustin
Postgraduate Medical Institute, Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ UK
Tel. 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
Dr. Chi-Chao Chan
Immunopathology Section, Laboratory of Immunology, National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 10N103, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892-1857 USA
Fax: +1 204 474 7528
Website: http://www.nei.nih.gov/eyeclinic/about/chan.asp
Interests: ophthalmology; diagnosis; predisposition to disease; polymorphisms linked to disease states or normal variations; diagnostic methodologies; diagnostic methods; gene expression profiling; therapeutic molecules; microbial detection; PCR; qPCR; RT-qPCR
Dr. Vera Sau-Fong Chan
Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Fax: (852) 2818 6474
Website: http://www.medic.hku.hk/staff_personal_Chan_Vera_SF.html
Interests: C-type lectin receptors immunobiology—its role in autoimmune diseases and infection; cellular immuno-dysregulation in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE); development of humanized-mouse models for autoimmune diseases pathogenesis study; immuno-therapeutics development
Contribution: Special Issue: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Prof. Dr. Paul Evans
Department of Cardiovascular Science, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health, University of Sheffield, Medical School, Beech Hill Road, Sheffield S10 2RX, UK
Website: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/cardiovascularscience/profiles/evans
Interests: vascular endothelial cells; vascular mechanobiology; atherosclerosis; inflammatory signalling; apoptotic signalling
Prof. Dr. Dilantha Fernando
Department of Plant Science, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2, Canada
Fax: +1 204 474 7528
Website: http://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/%7Efernando/
Interests: canola and wheat pathology: epidemiology of plant pathogens, evolution/genetic variation of fungal pathogens, biological control of plant diseases, breeding for disease resistance microbial, ecology and microbial interactions
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: New Journal Plants - Feature Papers
Dr. Hiroyuki Kobori
Department of Pharmacology, Kagawa University School of Medicine, Kagawa, Japan
Tel. +81-87-891-2125; Fax: +81-87-891-2126
Website: http://tulane.edu/som/departments/physiology/people/hiroyuki-kobori.cfm
Interests: renin-angiotensin system; angiotensinogen; hypertension; diabetes; chronic kidney disease; kidney; urine; biomarker; clinical trials; optimization of drug therapy
Prof. Dr. Christophe Nicot
Department of Pathology, Center for Viral Oncology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
Website: http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-medicine/pathology/faculty-and-staff/basic-science-faculty/christophe-p-nicot-phd.html
Interests: tumor virology, HTLV-I, human T cell leukemia, JAK/STAT and Notch signaling pathway, role of microRNA in oncogenesis
Prof. Dr. Andrzej Slominski
Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1720 2nd Avenue South, VH 476C, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
Tel. 901-4483741
Website: https://academic.uthsc.edu/faculty/Andrzej_Slominski.html
Interests: melanin pigmentation; melanoma; skin cancer; neuroendocrinology of the skin; vitamin D; melatonin; secosteroids; photobiology; neuropeptides; stress
Prof. Dr. Chak-Sing Lau
Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Department of Medicine, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Fax: (852) 2818 6474
Website: http://www.medic.hku.hk/staff_personal_Lau%20CS.htm
Interests: role of dendritic cells in SLE pathogenesis; molecular regulatory mechanisms of dendritic cells functions; mechanistic studies of cellular immuno-dysregulation in SLE; evaluation of the clinical outcome of SLE
Contribution: Special Issue: Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms in the Pathogenesis of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Dr. William Chi-shing Cho
Department of Clinical Oncology, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Hong Kong
Interests: cancer biomarker; Chinese medicine; diabetes mellitus; evidence-based medicine; genomics; microRNA; molecular diagnostics; nasopharyngeal carcinoma; non-small cell lung cancer; proteomics
Contribution: Special Issue: Advances in Molecular Oncology (special issue)
Special Issue: Advances in Cancer Diagnosis
Special Issue: Molecular Classification of Human Cancer and Its Role in Tailored Cancer Therapy
Special Issue: Advances in Molecular Oncology 2014
Topical Collection: Advances in Molecular Oncology
Special Issue: Molecular Classification of Human Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment
In other journals:
Special Issue: Recent Advance in Targeted Therapy in Medicine
Prof. Dr. Charles M. Lieber
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, 12 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Fax: +1 617 496 5442/6731
Website: http://cmliris.harvard.edu
Interests: chemistry and physics of materials with an emphasis on low-dimensional and nanoscale materials; rational synthesis of new nanoscale materials and nanostructured solids; development of methodologies for hierarchical assembly of nanoscale materials into complex and functional systems; investigation of fundamental electronic, optical and optoelectronic properties of nanoscale materials; design and development of nanoelectronics and nanophotonic systems with emphasis on electrically-based biological detection, digital and quantum computing, and photonic systems
Prof. Dr. John T. McDevitt
Chair, Department Biomaterials & Biomimetics New York University College of Dentistry 433 First Avenue, Room 820 New York, NY 10010-4086, USA
Tel. 713-348-2123; Fax: 713-348-2302
Website: http://mcdevitt.rice.edu/
Interests: nano health; lab-on-a-chip sensors; clinical chemistry; microelectro-mechanical (MEMs) devices; cardiovascular disease; saliva-based diagnostics; cancer diagnostics and image-based sensors
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