Journal of Fungi — Editors

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Mr. Aimar Xiong
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Editor

Prof. Dr. David S. Perlin
Editor-in-Chief
Public Health Research Institute (PHRI); International Center for Public Health; New Jersey Medical School - Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 225 Warren Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
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Interests: antifungal drug resistance; molecular diagnostics; antifungal drug discovery

Editorial Board

Dr. Zhi-Yuan Chen
Department of Plant Pathology and Crop Physiology, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
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Interests: molecular mechanisms of host-fungal interaction; identification of host resistance related genes; RNA interference; proteomics; Aspergillus flavus; Phakopsora pachyrhizi; Cercospora kikuchii
Dr. Kuang R. Chung
Department of Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, National Chung-Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan
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Interests: fungal genetics, plant-microbe interactions, plant pathology, toxins, signal transduction, fungal pathogenicity and development
Dr. Pierre-Emmanuel Courty
Botanical Institute, University of Basel, Hebelstrasse 1, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland
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Interests: mycorrhizal symbiosis; ectomycorrhizal and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi; functional diversity; genomics; transcriptomics; plant and fungal transporters; ammonium; phosphate; water; common mycorrhizal networks; isotopes
Dr. Kelly D. Craven
Division of Plant Biology, The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Ardmore, Oklahoma, 73401, USA
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Interests: plant-microbe interactions; symbiosis; sustainable agriculture; mycorrhizal fungi; endophytes
Dr. José Díaz
Department of Animal Biology, Plant Biology and Ecology, Faculty of Sciences, University of A Coruña, Campus da Zapateira s/n, E-15071 A Coruña, Spain
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Interests: Plant resistance to fungi and oomycetes; Verticillium dahliae; Botrytis cinerea; Fusarium oxysporum; Phytophthora capsici; plant signalling in resistance; induced resistance; plant phenolics; plant-microbe interactions
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Resistance to Plant Pathogenic Fungi and Oomycetes
Prof. Dr. Luis V. Lopez-Llorca
Multidisciplinary Institute for Environmental Studies/Department of Marine Sciences and Applied Biology, University of Alicante, Apdo. 99, E-03080 Alicante, Spain
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Interests: biocontrol, nematophagous fungi, entomopathogenic fungi, chitosan, plant pathology, endophytes, fungal "omics"
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Fungal '-Omics': Is the Best Yet to Come?
Prof. Gregory S. May
Department of Academic Affairs, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 7007 Bertner Ave., Houston, TX 77030, USA
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Interests: fungal genetics; Cell motility; Fungal pathogenesis
Dr. Brian Monk
Sir John Walsh Research Institute and Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 637, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
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Interests: mechanisms of antifungal resistance; structural biology of antifungal targets; antifungal drug discovery; yeast biotechnology
Dr. Eleftherios Mylonakis
Infectious Diseases Division, Alpert Medical School and Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, POB, 3rd Floor, Suite 328/330, Providence, RI 02903, USA
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Interests: antifungal agents; cryptococcus spp.; candida spp.; fungal diagnostics; fungal-bacterial interactions
Dr. Katrina Maria Ramonell
Department of Biological Sciences, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0344, USA
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Interests: chitin; oomycete; elicitors; plant-pathogen interactions; innate immunity; plant cell signaling; plant defense; Arabidopsis; PAMP; MAMP; genomics; receptor kinases
Prof. Dr. Theodore Rosen
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
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Interests: dermatophyte, dermatophytosis, onychomycosis, tinea _, azole or imidazole or allylamine antifungal drugs
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Cutaneous Fungal Diseases
Prof. Dr. Francesca Scandellari
Faculty of Science and Technology, Free University of Bolzano-Bozen, piazza Università, 1 - Universitätsplatz 1 I-39100 Bolzano - Bozen, Italy
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Interests: mycorrhizal fungi; agroecosystems; nitrogen cycle; carbon cycle; isotopes; tree ecophysiology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue: Mycorrhizal Fungi in Sensitive Environments
Prof. Dr. Hyeon-Dong Shin
Division of Environmental Science and Ecological Engineering, College of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul 136-701, Korea
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Interests: phylogenetics of fungi; taxonomy of fungi; plant pathogenic fungi; powdery mildews; coevolution of plant-fungi
Dr. Pablo Sobrado
Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech Center for Drug Discovery, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
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Interests: antifungal agents; cell wall biosynthesis; Aspergillus; iron acquisition
Dr. Pietro D. Spanu
Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London, Room 610 Sir Alexander Fleming Building, Imperial College Road, London, SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom
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Interests: fungal genomics, plant-microbe interactions, plant pathology, effectors, fungal pathogenicity and development, obligate biotrophy
Prof. Dr. Gary A. Strobel
Department of Plant Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA
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Interests: biology, biochemistry and utility of endophytic microbes
Prof. Dr. Eriko Takano
Faculty of Life Sciences, Manchester Institute of Biotechnology, University of Manchester, 131 Princess Street Manchester, M1 7DN, UK
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Interests: antibiotic biosynthesis, synthetic biology, transcriptional regulation, signalling molecule, metabolomics

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