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Prof. Dr. Yvonne Perrie

Chair in Drug Delivery, Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, 161 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G4 0RE, UK
Interests: liposomes; gene therapy; vaccines; colloidal systems; pharmaceutics; pharmaceutical education; drug delivery
Prof. Dr. Afzal R. Mohammed

Associate Editor
Aston Pharmacy School, School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET, UK
Interests: freeze drying; fast disintegrating tablets; reformulation of medicines; microarray

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Ruggero Bettini

Department of Pharmacy, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 27/A, 43124 Parma, Italy
Interests: supercritial fluids, solid state chemistry, particle and crystal engineering, oral delivery, polymeric scaffolds, powders for transmucosal and pulmonary drug delivery, industrial pharmacy
Dr. Remigius U. Agu

Biopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery Laboratory, Dalhousie University, Halifax NS, Canada
Interests: respiratory/nasal; transporters; toxicity screening; drug delivery
Contribution: Special Issue: Respiratory and Nasal Drug Delivery
Dr. David Andes

Department of Medicine and Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Head Division of Infectious Diseases, MFCB, Room 5211, University of Wisconsin, 1685 Highland Ave, Madison, WI 53705-2281, USA
Interests: antimicrobial pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics; antimicrobial drug development; antimicrobial resistance
Assoc. Professor Pankaj Karande

Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 3217 CBIS, 110 8th St., Troy, NY 12180, USA
Interests: drug discovery; drug delivery; peptide engineering; high throughput screening; vaccine design; biomaterials and diagnostics
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Peptide Drug Discovery and Development
Dr. Meredith Roberts Clark

CONRAD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, 1911 N. Fort Myer Dr, Ste 900 Arlington, VA 22209, United States
Interests: drug delivery; vaginal drug delivery; HIV; contraception; sexually transmitted infections; formulation development; pharmacokinetics; reproductive health
Prof. Dr. Niek Sanders

Laboratory of Gene Therapy, Ghent University, Heidestraat 19, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
Interests: cancer vaccination; cancer immunotherapy; cancer immunology; gene therapy; genetic vaccination; targeted drug delivery; nanomedicines, chemotherapy
Prof. Dr. Natasa Skalko-Basnet

Drug Transport and Delivery Research Group, Department of Pharmacy, University of Tromsø, Universitetsveien 57, 9037 Tromsø, Norway
Interests: drug delivery; nanomedicine; liposomes; skin therapy; vaginal therapy
Contribution: Special Issue: Dosage Forms and Delivery Systems for Vaginal Therapy
Special Issue: Liposome Technologies 2015
Dr. Paul M. Young

Woolcock Institute of Medical Research, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006 Sydney, Australia
Interests: inhalation medicine; particle engineering; aerosol science; drug delivery vehicles
Prof. Dr. Arvind K. Bansal

Department of Pharmaceutics, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Sector 67, SAS Nagar (Mohali), Punjab 160 062, India
Interests: pre-formulation profiling; solid state characterization; polymorphism; amorphous systems; particle engineering; nano-crystalline dispersions; enhancement of oral bioavailability
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanocrystals
Prof. Dr. Abdul W. Basit

Department of Pharmaceutics, UCL School of Pharmacy, University College London, 29/39 Brunswick Square, London, WC1N 1AX, UK
Interests: biopharmaceutics; physiology of the gastrointestinal tract; formulation and modified release; oral drug delivery; colonic targeting; drug metabolism; drug absorption; gamma scintigraphy
Prof. Dr. Richard A. Beers

Department of Anesthesiology, SUNY Upstate Medical University, 750 East Adams Street, Syracuse, NY 13210, USA
Interests: anesthetics (inhaled and intravenous); opioids; anti-emetics; neuromuscular blocking agents; sympathomimetics; sympatholytics; parasympatholytics; cholinesterase inhibitors
Prof. Dr. Tommasina Coviello

Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine, Department of Drug Chemistry and Technologies, "Sapienza" University of Rome, P.le A. Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: polysaccharides; hydrogel; rheology; texture analysis; modified drug delivery
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Macromolecules Applied to Pharmaceutics
Prof. Dr. Neal M. Davies

Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Apotex Centre, 750 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E OT5, Canada
Interests: pharmacokinetics; chirality; drug interactions; formulation and drug delivery
Contribution: Special Issue: The Progress on Pharmaceutics in Drug Delayed Release System
Prof. Dr. Avi Domb

School of Pharmacy-Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91120, Israel
Interests: nanoparticles; biomaterials; degradable polymers; drug delivery; polymeric drugs; gene therapy; stereocomplexes; protein delivery
Dr. Constanze Hilgendorf

Innovative Medicines and Early Development, Drug Safety and Metabolism, DMPK, AstraZeneca R&D Mölndal, S-431 83 Mölndal, Sweden
Interests: drug transporters in ADME; in-vitro and in-vivo transporter profiling; drug-drug interactions; drug absorption; intestinal metabolism
Contribution: Special Issue: Transporter-Mediated Drug Interactions
Dr. Svend Borup Jensen

Nuklearmedicinsk Afdeling - Hobrovej 18-22, Postboks 365, 9100 Aalborg, Denmark
Interests: PET-radiochemistry, gallium-68, drug degradation profiles; medicinal gum; infection imaging, analytical methods; medicinal chemistry
Contribution: In other journals:
Special Issue: Radiochemistry
Special Issue: Radiochemistry
Special Issue: Preparation of Radiopharmaceuticals and Their Use in Drug Development
Special Issue: Preparation of Radiopharmaceuticals and Their Use in Drug Development
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Reinhard Neubert

Biopharmacy Group, Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics Division, Institute of Pharmacy, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Wolfgang-Langenbeck-Str. 4, D-06120 Halle/Saale, Germany
Interests: drug transport; dermal drug delivery; colloidal drug carrier systems; biosensors based on quartz microbalance; drug analysis based on capillary electrophoresis and HPLC-mass spectrometry; food-drug interactions; molecular structure of the stratum corneum lipids
Contribution: Special Issue: Colloidal Drug Carrier Systems
Dr. Federico Pea

Institute of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Teaching Hospital of Udine, P.le SM Misericordia, 3, 33100 Udine, Italy
Interests: chemotherapy (especially on clinical pharmacokinetics and optimization of antimicrobial therapy in critically ill patients); clinical pharmacology; pharmacokinetics; drug interactions; pharmacodynamics
Contribution: Special Issue: Drug Interactions of Antimicrobial Agents
Prof. Dr. Thomas Rades

Reseach Chair in Pharmaceutical Design and Drug Delivery Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
Interests: the solid state of drugs and dosage forms; poorly water soluble drugs; amorphous drugs and drug delivery systems; lipid based drug delivery systems; analytical techniques in the solid state
Prof. Dr. Jukka Rantanen

University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacy, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: solid dosage forms; formulation; process analytical technology (PAT) within particulate solids
Contribution: Special Issue: The 1st Electronic Conference on Pharmaceutical Science
Dr. Gus R. Rosania

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan, 428 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Interests: drug transport; cellular pharmacokinetics; computational modeling; systems biology; cheminformatics; microscopic imaging
Contribution: Special Issue: Molecular Imaging
Prof. Dr. Dong Moon Shin

1 Winnship Cancer Institute, Emory University 1365-C Clifton Road, Room 3094, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
2 Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University 1365-C Clifton Road, Room 3094, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Interests: nanotherapeutics; drug delivery; nanoimaging; cancer
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanotechnology in Drug Delivery
Special Issue: Drug Delivery Using Nanotechnology
Dr. Angus M. Sinclair

Scientific Director, Oncology Research, Amgen, Inc., 1 Amgen Center Dr., Thousand Oaks, CA 91320-1799, USA
Interests: kinases; small molecules; protein therapeutics; biosimilars; in vitro and in vivo assays; hematology and oncology therapeutics; immunotherapeutics
Prof. Dr. Patrick J. Sinko

Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, William Levine Hall, Room 225C, 160 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854-8020, USA
Interests: drug delivery; nanotechnology; biopharmaceutics; pharmacokinetics; absorption; permeability; AIDS; cancer
Dr. Felix Waldmeier

Ruettackerweg 42, CH-4104 Oberwil (Baselland), Switzerland
Interests: drug metabolism; pharmacokinetics; ADME; structure elucidation; dermal drug delivery; drug interactions; radiotracer methods
Prof. Dr. Roderick B. Walker

Faculty of Pharmacy, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, 6140, South Africa
Interests: sustained release matrices; dissolution testing; formulation; paediatric formulation; biopharmaceutics; nanotechnology
Contribution: Special Issue: Current Trends in Dosage Form Development
Prof. Dr. Johanna Weiss

Molecular Biology/Biochemistry Lab, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacoepidemiology, University Hospital Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Interests: drug-drug interactions; drug transporters; drug metabolism; pharmacogenetics; in vitro assays; ABC-transporters in HIV therapy
Dr. Raymond Naxing Xu

Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Immunogen Inc., Waltham, MA 02451-1477, USA
Interests: pharmacokinetics; pharmacodynamics; analytical methodology; metabolism; formulation; stability; structural characterization
Contribution: Special Issue: Applications of Hyphenated Chromatography Techniques in Pharmaceutics
Prof. Dr. Raid Alany

School of Life Sciences, Pharmacy and Chemistry, Kingston University London, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE
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Interests: ophthalmic drug delivery; lipid and surfactant based drug delivery systems; delivery of antisense oligonucleotides and siRNA; in situ gelling systems; veterinary pharmaceuticals
Dr. Axel Zeitler

Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
Interests: solid state properties of drugs and formulations; polymorphism; physical characterisation; film coating; process analytical technology (PAT); terahertz spectroscopy and imaging; spectroscopy; magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Dr. Gene L. Bidwell, III

Department of Neurology University of Mississippi Medical Center 2500 N State St., Room N321-2 Jackson, MS 39216
Interests: targeted drug delivery; therapeutics peptides; tumor; drug delivery during pregnancy
Prof. Dr. Martin Brandl

Department of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy University of Southern Denmark
Interests: pharmaceuticals; drug delivery; nanotechnology; particles; lipidomics; cancer; Enabling oral formulation(s), in-vitro permeability, oral bioavailability, predictive tool(s)
Dr. Arlene McDowell

New Zealand's National School of Pharmacy®, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
Interests: biopharmaceutics; veterinary medicine and antioxidant phytochemicals
Contribution: Special Issue: Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Christine Dufès

Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Strathclyde, 161 Cathedral Street, Glasgow G4 0RE, UK
Interests: nanomedicine, cancer, brain tumours, neurodegenerative diseases, drug delivery, gene delivery
Dr. Murali Mohan Yallapu

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 881 Madison Ave, Room 447, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
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Interests: cancer therapy; drug delivery; drug targeting; infectious disease; micelle; nanoparticles; nanotechnology; polymers; targeted therapies; HIV; antibody engineering; antibody-drug conjugates
Contribution: Special Issue: Nanotechnology in Medical Therapeutic Formulations
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