Journal of Fungi — Editors

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Mr. Aimar Xiong

Assistant Editor
MDPI Wuhan Office, No.6 Jingan Road, 5.5 Creative Industry Park, Floor 25th. 430064 Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
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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
Website: http://www.phri.org/
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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
Website: http://www.lsu.edu/agriculture/plant/about/faculty-staff/chen.php
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

Citrus Research and Education Center, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS), University of Florida, Bldg 7124, Room 57, 700 Experiment Station Road, Lake Alfred, FL 33850, USA
Website: http://www.crec.ifas.ufl.edu/academics/faculty/chung/
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
Website: http://botanik.unibas.ch/en/staff/profile/person/courty/
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
Website: http://www.noble.org/staff/craven-kelly/
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
Website: http://ciencias.udc.es/profesorado-bave/bioloxia-animal-bioloxia-vexetal-e-ecoloxia/jose-diaz-varela
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
Contribution: 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
Website: http://www.fungalinteractions.org/index.php/en/
Interests: biocontrol, nematophagous fungi, entomopathogenic fungi, chitosan, plant pathology, endophytes, fungal "omics"
Contribution: 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
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Gregory_May
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
Website: http://www.otago.ac.nz/healthsciences/expertise/profile/index.html?id=617
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
Website: http://www.brownmedicine.org/2/id/index.htm
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
Website: http://bsc.ua.edu/about/faculty-directory/dr-katrina-ramonell/
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
Website: https://www.bcm.edu/healthcare/find-a-physician/details/index.cfm?id=254
Interests: dermatophyte, dermatophytosis, onychomycosis, tinea _, azole or imidazole or allylamine antifungal drugs
Contribution: 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
Website: http://treeecophysiology.unibz.it
Interests: mycorrhizal fungi; agroecosystems; nitrogen cycle; carbon cycle; isotopes; tree ecophysiology
Contribution: 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
Website: http://eco.korea.ac.kr/
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
Website: http://www.biochem.vt.edu/people/faculty/sobrado-pablo.html
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
Website: http://www.imperial.ac.uk/AP/faces/pages/read/Home.jsp?person=p.spanu&_adf.ctrl-state=18f3q9t00_3&_afrRedirect=350900960801881
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
Website: http://plantsciences.montana.edu/facultyorstaff/faculty/strobel/index.html
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
Website: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Eriko_Takano
Interests: antibiotic biosynthesis, synthetic biology, transcriptional regulation, signalling molecule, metabolomics
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