Special Issue "Metabolomics - Applications in Marine Natural Products Chemistry"


A special issue of Marine Drugs (ISSN 1660-3397).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 June 2014

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Dr. Daniel Dias
School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
Website: http://www.botany.unimelb.edu.au/botany/aboutus/staff/dias.html
E-Mail: ddias@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 8344 3318
Interests: metabolomics; drug discovery; analytical chemistry; biomarker discovery; terrestrial and marine organisms; dereplication; structure elucidation

Guest Editor
Assoc. Prof. Ute Roessner
School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
Website: http://www.metabolomics.com.au
E-Mail: u.roessner@unimelb.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 8344 4099
Fax: +61 3 9347 1072
Interests: metabolomics; analytical biochemistry; metabolism; crop improvement; biomarker discovery

Special Issue Information


Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. Papers will be published continuously (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are refereed through a peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Marine Drugs is an international peer-reviewed Open Access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1800 CHF (Swiss Francs).


  • metabolomics
  • drug discovery
  • biomarker discovery
  • secondary metabolites
  • endosymbiotic bacteria and fungi
  • fungal and bacterial genomics
  • polyketide synthases
  • dereplication
  • marine origin
  • biological activity

Published Papers (2 papers)

Mar. Drugs 2014, 12(4), 1876-1890; doi:10.3390/md12041876
Received: 12 December 2013; in revised form: 6 February 2014 / Accepted: 27 February 2014 / Published: 28 March 2014
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Mar. Drugs 2014, 12(2), 757-778; doi:10.3390/md12020757
Received: 21 November 2013; in revised form: 16 December 2013 / Accepted: 16 January 2014 / Published: 27 January 2014
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Last update: 6 March 2014

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