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Editorial Office

Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Peter Meikle
Metabolomics Laboratory, Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
Website: http://www.bakeridi.edu.au/research/metabolomics/
E-Mail: peter.meikle@bakeridi.edu.au
Interests: dyslipidemia associated with obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease and its relationship to the pathogenesis of these disease states; application of lipidomics to the early diagnosis, risk assessment and therapeutic monitoring of these most prevalent diseases

Associate Editor
Dr. Per Bruheim
Department of Biotechnology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7034 Trondheim, Norway
Website: http://www.ntnu.edu/employees/per.bruheim
E-Mail: per.bruheim@biotech.ntnu.no
Interests: mass spectrometry; metabolomics; metabolic engineering; secondary metabolites; biomakers

Associate Editor
Dr. Silas G. Villas-Boas
Centre for Microbial Innovation, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Auckland, 3A Symonds Street, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
Tel. +64 9 373 7599; Fax: +64 9 373 7416
Website: http://www.metabolomics.auckland.ac.nz
E-Mail: s.villas-boas@auckland.ac.nz
Interests: microbial metabolomics; central carbon metabolism; microbial physiology; secondary metabolites; metabolic pathway analysis; mass spectrometry; gas chromatography; metabolic flux analysis; sample preparation for metabolome analysis; metabolic engineering

Assistant Editor
Ms. Lu Wang
MDPI Beijing Office, Suite 2011, Ruidu International Center, No. 1 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing, 101100, China
Tel. +86 10 8152 1170; Fax: +86 10 8152 1170
E-Mail: lu.wang@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Former Editor-in-Chief
Dr. Vladimir Likic *
Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute, University of Melbourne, 30 Flemington Road, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/vlikic/
Interests: systems biology; eukaryotic parasites; microbial metabolomics; metabolic networks; metabolic flux; signal processing; mass spectrometry
* Founding Editor-in-Chief of Metabolites

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Seppo Auriola
Department of Pharmacy, University of Eastern Finland, Yliopistonranta 1, PL1627, FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland
Tel. +358 50 3368417
Website: http://www.uku.fi/wwwdata/pulu/Personnel/2685.shtml
Interests: mass spectrometry; gas-chromatography; HPLC

Dr. Jan Baumbach
Computational Biology Department, Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Southern Denmark, Campusvej 55, 5230 Odense C, Denmark
Website: http://www.baumbachlab.net
Interests: metabolomics; biomarker discovery; disease classification; ion mobility spectrometry
Contribution: Special Issue: Data Processing in Metabolomics

Prof. Dr. James Cox
University of Utah, 20 South 2030 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Website: http://www.cores.utah.edu/labs/metabolomics/Lab_members.html
Interests: yeast metabolism; iron and copper metabolism; metabolomics core; secondary metabolism in antibiotic producing bacteria

Dr. Miroslava Cuperlovic-Culf
National Research Council of Canada, 100 des Aboiteaux St., Moncton, New Brunswick E1A 7R1, Canada
Interests: cell metabolomics; cancer; omics data analysis; metabolism modelling; biomarker discovery
Contribution: Special Issue: Integrative Metabolomics

Dr. Clare A. Daykin
MetaboConsult, Heanor, Derbyshire, DE75 7UY, UK
Website: http://www.metaboconsult.co.uk
Interests: metabolomics; metabonomics; metabolite-protein interactions; biological sample handling; NMR spectroscopy; chromatography
Contribution: Special Issue: Feature Papers
Special Issue: Sample Preparation for Metabolite Analysis

Dr. Katja Dettmer
Institute of Functional Genomics, University of Regensburg, Josef-Engert-Str. 9, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
Tel. +49 941 943 5015; Fax: +49 941 943 5019
Interests: metabolomics; small molecule analysis; seperation science; hyphenated mass spectrometry; sample preparation for metabolomics; cancer

Dr. RuAngelie Edrada-Ebel
Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, The John Arbuthnott Building, 161 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G4 0RE, UK
Tel. +44(0)141 548 5968; Fax: +44 141 552 2562
Website: http://spider.science.strath.ac.uk/sipbs/staff/RuAngelie_Edrada-Ebel.htm
Interests: natural products; drug discovery; NMR spectroscopy; metabolomics
Contribution: Special Issue: Marine Metabolomics
In other journals:
Special Issue: Terpenoids of Marine Origin

Dr. Wolfgang Eisenreich
Technische Universität München, Department Chemie, Lichtenbergstraße 4, 85747 Garching, Germany
Website: http://www.biochemie.ch.tum.de/index.php?id=924
Interests: isotopologue profiling; metabolic simulation; metabolic pathways and flux in plants; metabolic pathways and flux in microorganisms; metabolic pathways in animals

Prof. Dr. Teresa Fan
Department of Chemistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
Website: http://research.louisville.edu/metabolomics/faculty/dr-fan.html
Interests: use of metabolomics and transcriptomics for probing metabolic regulation and adaptation in organisms in response to environmental perturbations; molecular mechanism of Se toxicity in the environment and chemoprevention in human cancers; translation of basic metabolic knowledge into functional diagnostic markers and molecular targets for cancers
Contribution: Special Issue: Response to Environment and Stress Metabolism

Dr. Maria Fuller
Head, Translational Research Unit, Genetics and Molecular Pathology, SA Pathology, Adelaide, Australia
Website: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/foodplus/news-events/2010/special/maria-fuller/
Contribution: Special Issue: Inborn Errors of Metabolism

Dr. Julian Griffin
Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, CB2 1GA, UK
Tel. +44 1223 764922
Website: http://www.bioc.cam.ac.uk/uto/griffin.html
Interests: diabetes; cancer; metabolomics
Contribution: Special Issue: Cancer Metabolomics

Dr. Christoph Kaleta
Research Group Theoretical Systems Biology, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Raum 15N10, Leutragraben 1, D-07743 Jena, Germany
Website: http://users.minet.uni-jena.de/~m3kach/
Interests: analysis of metabolic and regulatory networks; system biology
Contribution: Special Issue: Metabolism and Systems Biology

Dr. Peter D. Karp
Director, Bioinformatics Research Group, SRI International, AE206, 333 Ravenswood Ave, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Website: http://www.ai.sri.com/pkarp/
Interests: metabolic pathway bioinformatics, computational genomics, database integration, biological databases, pathway reconstruction, metabolic modeling, model organism databases
Contribution: Special Issue: Bioinformatics and Data Analysis

Dr. Kyongbum Lee
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Tufts University, Room 142, 4 Colby Street, Medford, MA 02155, USA
Website: http://engineering.tufts.edu/chbe/tme/default.asp
Interests: adipose tissue metabolism; liver drug transformation; dynamic models of metabolic networks; targeted metabolomics
Contribution: Special Issue: Metabolic Network Models

Dr. Igor G. L. Libourel
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Biology, BioTechnology Institute, University of Minnesota, BioTechnology Institute University of Minnesota, 140 Gortner Labs, 1479 Gortner Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55108-6106, USA
Tel. +1 612 625 6372; Fax: +1 612 624 6264
Website: http://www.bti.umn.edu/faculty/biolibourel.html
Interests: metabollic systems biology; core metabolism in algae

Dr. Manuel Liebeke
Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Department of Symbiosis, Celsius Strasse 1, 28359 Bremen, Germany
Website: https://www.mpi-bremen.de/en/Department_of_Symbiosis.html
Interests: mass spectral imaging, metabolic profiling, symbiosis, microbial metabolomics, marine and terrestrial invertebrate metabolism, host-pathogen interactions, mass spectrometry, gas chromatography, sample preparation for metabolomics

Prof. Dr. Malcolm McConville
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Melbourne, Bio21 Institute of Molecular Science and Biotechnology, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
Website: http://www.bio21.unimelb.edu.au/group-leaders/bio-chemistry/malcolm-mcconville
Interests: isotopologue profiling; metabolic pathways in microbial pathogens; microbial glycomics and lipidomics

Dr. Steffen Neumann
Department of Stress- and Developmental Biology, Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Weinberg 3, 06120 Halle, Germany
Tel. +49 345 5582 1470; Fax: +49 345 5582 1409
Website: http://www.ipb-halle.de/
Interests: mass spectrometry; metabolite profiling; metabolite identification; bioinformatics; databases
Contribution: Special Issue: Small Molecule Identification beyond the Crystal Ball - Selected Papers from CASMI

Dr. Thomas Ostenfeld Larsen
Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark, DK-2800. Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: microbial natural products; chemotaxonomy; structure elucidation; characterization of biosynthetic pathways

Prof. Dr. Daniel Raftery
Mitochondria and Metabolism Center, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, UW Medicine, South Lake Union, PO Box 358057, 850 Republican St., Seattle, USA
Tel. +1 206-543-9709
Website: http://depts.washington.edu/mmcslu/faculty/raftery
Interests: biomarkers; cancer; metabolic disease; companion diagnostics; NMR; mass spectrometry

Dr. Ute Roessner
School of Botany, University of Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
Tel. +61 3 8344 4099; Fax: +61 3 9347 1072
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/roessnerlab
Interests: metabolomics; analytical biochemistry; metabolism; crop improvement; biomarker discovery
Contribution: Special Issue: Metabolomics in Plant Metabolic Engineering
In other journals:
Special Issue: Metabolomics - Applications in Marine Natural Products Chemistry
Special Issue: Metabolomics in the Plant Sciences

Dr. Christoph Steinbeck
Department of Chemoinformatics and Metabolism, EMBL Outstation European Bioinformatics Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Cambridge CB10 1SD, UK
Interests: metabolomics; natural products; cheminformatics; structure elucidation

Dr. Dirk Steinhauser
Department Molecular Physiology, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Am Mühlenberg 1, 14476 Potsdam-Golm, Germany
Tel. +49 331 567 8216
Website: http://www.mpimp-golm.mpg.de/130453/7steinhauser
Interests: metabolic diversity and evolution; systems metabolomics, synthetic biology; computational biology and bioinformatics
Contribution: Special Issue: Metabolism in Phototrophic Prokaryotes and Algae
Special Issue: Metabolic Engineering and Synthetic Biology

Dr. Vladimir V. Tolstikov
Translational Sciences Eli Lilly and Company, Lilly Corporate Center, DC 0714 Indianapolis, IN 46285, USA
Tel. +1 530 754 5357; +1 530 754 8553; Fax: +1 530 754 9658
Interests: metabolomics; small molecular biomarkers; small molecules biotransformation; separation science; mass spectrometry

Prof. Dr. Dietrich A. Volmer
Institute for Bioanalytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Saarland University, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany
Website: http://www.bioanalytik.uni-saarland.de
Interests: metabolomics; lipidomics; proteomics; analytical method development; structure elucidation; quantitative mass spectrometry; ionization mechanisms and gas-phase ion chemistry
Contribution: Special Issue: Lipidomics

Dr. Aalim Weljie
Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania, 10-113 Translational Research Center, 3400 Civic Center Blvd, Bldg 421, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
Tel. +1 215 573 8085
Website: http://www.bio.ucalgary.ca/contact/faculty/weljie.html
Interests: cancer; brain tumors; NMR spectroscopy; GC-MS; biomarkers

Prof. Dr. David Wishart
Departments of Computing Science and Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2E8, Canada
Website: http://redpoll.pharmacy.ualberta.ca/
Interests: metabolomics; bioinformatics; cheminformatics; synthetic biology; protein chemistry; structural biology; nanotechnology and nanoscience

Dr. Di Wu
1 Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
2 Kinetic Modeling and Simulation, University of Pennsylvania; Colket Translational Research Building, 34th Street and Civic Center boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Tel. +1 215 590 8797
Website: http://stokes.chop.edu/programs/cpt/wu.php
Interests: translational medical research; clinical trial design and data analysis; clinical pharmacology; pediatric pharmacotherapy; disease mechanisms; systems biology; pharmacometrics; therapeutic drug monitoring; pharmacognosy; regulatory affairs

Prof. Dr. Pollen K.F. Yeung
Pharmacokinetics and Metabolism Laboratory, 5968 College Street, Burbidge Building, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3H 4R2, Canada
Tel. +1 902 4943845; Fax: +1 902 4941396
Website: http://pharmacy.dal.ca/faculty/FACULTY/yeung/index.php
Interests: biomarkers; pharmacokinetics; metabolism; metabolites; HPLC; pharmacology
Contribution: Special Issue: Biomarkers in Metabolomic

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