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Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Chris O'Callaghan
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7BN, UK
Tel. +44 1865 287794; Fax: +44 1865 287787
Website: http://www.ndm.ox.ac.uk/principal-investigators/researcher/chris-o-callaghan
E-Mail: chris.ocallaghan@ndm.ox.ac.uk
Interests: immunity; inflammation; vascular disease; gene regulation; protein structure; function

Managing Editor
Ms. Candy Wan
MDPI Beijing Office, Suite 2011, Ruidu International Center, No. 1 Cuijingbeili, Tongzhou District, Beijing, 101100, China
Tel. +86 10 81521170; Fax: +86 10 59011089
E-Mail: candy.wan@mdpi.com

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

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Spencer Benson
Professor Faculty of Health Science University of Macau Macau, SAR, China
Tel. +853 8397 4584; Fax: +853 2883 8315
Website: http://www.cbmg.umd.edu/faculty/spencerbenson
Interests: science education; bacterial membranes; bacterial genetics; microbial physiology; microbial signaling pathways

Prof. Dr. Edward L. Braun
Department of Biology, University of Florida, P.O. Box 118525, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Website: http://people.biology.ufl.edu/ebraun
Interests: biodiversity; bioinformatics; computational biology; evolutionary biology; genomics; molecular evolution; phylogenetics; phylogenomics; science education; systematics

Prof. Dr. Andrew Clayton
Centre for Micro-Photonics (H34), Swinburne University of Technology, John Street, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
Website: http://www.swinburne.edu.au/engineering/cmp/profile.php?member=aclayton
Interests: biophysics; biochemistry; membrane peptides; membrane proteins; receptors; tryptophan fluorescence; cell signalling; fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy; polarisation microscopy

Prof. Dr. Arthur J.L. Cooper
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595, USA
Tel. +1 914 594 3330; Fax: +1 914 594 4058
Website: http://www.nymc.edu/People/Arthur.JL.Cooper/index.html
Interests: amino acid-, sulfur- and energy metabolism; vitamin B6-containing enzymes; bioactivation (toxification) mechanisms; transglutaminases (protein cross linking enzymes); neurodegenerative diseases

Prof. Dr. Christian D. Doerig
Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Building 76, level 1, Room 153, Clayton, Australia
Tel. +61(0)3-990-20265; Fax: +61(0)3-990-29222
Website: http://med.monash.edu.au/microbiology/staff/doerig.html
Interests: molecular parasitology; malaria; kinomics of parasitic infections; signalling

Prof. Dr. Fevzi Daldal
103B Carolyn Lynch Laboratory, Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Tel. +1 215 898 4394; Fax: +1 215 898 8780
Website: http://www.bio.upenn.edu/faculty/daldal/
Interests: cytochrome and cytochrome complexes structure function regulation; maturation and biogenesis

Prof. Dr. Paul Dietl
Institute of General Physiology, University of Ulm, Albert-Einstein Allee 11, 89081 Ulm, Germany
Website: http://www.uni-ulm.de/en/med/institute-of-general-physiology.html
Interests: mechanotransduction; stretch signalling; lung physiology; surfactant; exocytosis; epithelial secretion; purinergic signalling in epithelia; pulmonary epithelium; pulmonary transport

Prof. Dr. Jacques E. Dumont
School of Medicine, Institute of Interdisciplinary Research (IRIBHM), Free University of Brussels, Campus Erasme, Route de Lennik 808, B-1070 Brussels, Belgium
Tel. +32 2 555 41 34; Fax: +32 2 555 46 55
Website: http://www.ulb.ac.be/medecine/iribhm
Interests: thyroid cell biology and cancer

Prof. Dr. Pamela K. Elf
Math, Science and Technology Department, University of Minnesota Crookston, Crookston, MN 56716, USA
Website: http://www3.crk.umn.edu/faculty/E/Pam_Elf.htm
Interests: temperature-dependent sex determination; steroid hormone effects on development in avian and reptilian species

Prof. Dr. Holger Fröhlich
Bonn-Aachen International Center for Information Technology (B-IT), Department of Algorithmic Bioinformatics, University of Bonn, Dahlmannstr. 2, 53113 Bonn, Germany
Tel. +49 228 2699 130; Fax: +49 228 2699 147
Website: http://www.abi.bit.uni-bonn.de/
Interests: bioinformatics (diagnostic and prognostic biomarker discovery; network biology)

Dr. Jack Gray
Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, 112 Science Place Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E2, Canada
Website: http://artsandscience.usask.ca/profile/Jgray
Interests: neural control of animal behaviour, especially visual sensory processing for guidance of insect flight

Prof. Dr. Eyke Hüllermeier
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Marburg University, Hans-Meerwein-Str., Marburg, Germany
Website: http://www.uni-marburg.de/fb12/kebi/people/eyke
Interests: machine learning; bioinformatics; systems biology; structural biology

Prof. Dr. Mike S.M. Jetten
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Huygens Building HG 02.339, Radboud University Nijmegen, Heyendaalseweg 135, 6525 AJ Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Tel. +31 24 365 2941; Fax: +31 24 365 2830
Website: http://www.ru.nl/microbiology/department/people/prof_dr_ir_mike_s_m/
Interests: discovery; ecology; physiology; interaction and application of new (anaerobic) micro-organisms and pathways involved in the global element cycles; anaerobic ammonium and methane oxidation; application of anaerobic bacteria for nitrogen and sulfur removal from water and air streams; (meta) genomics and proteomics of anaerobic microbes

Dr. Lawrence A. Kelley
Department of Life Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Tel. +44 20 7594 5776
Website: http://www.sbg.bio.ic.ac.uk/people/kelley/kelley.html
Interests: computational modelling and prediction of protein sequence/structure/function relationships; protein folding; close and remote homology modelling; machine learning

Prof. Dr. John Korstad
Department of Biology, Oral Roberts University, 7777 South Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74171, USA
Website: http://webapps.oru.edu/new_php/academics/faculty_profile.php?id=9&k=
Interests: limnology (lake ecology); aquaculture; biofuels (particularly algae biofuels); phytoplankton-zooplankton interactions

Prof. Dr. Rob Krams
Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: systems biology; synthetic biology; modelling; RNAi; mechanotransduction

Dr. Dennis L. Murray
Department of Biology, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, K9J 7B8, Canada
Tel. +1 705 748 1011; Fax: +1 705 748 1003
Website: http://www.trentu.ca/biology/people_murray.php
Interests: population ecology; behavioral ecology; conservation biology; ecological modeling

Prof. Dr. Constance I. Nugent
Department of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, University of California Riverside, 900 University Ave. Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Tel. +01-951-827-2383; Fax: +01-951-827-2996
Website: http://www.cbns.ucr.edu/faculty/nugent.html
Interests: telomeres; genome integrity; DNA replication; checkpoints

Prof. Dr. Ruth Nussinov
Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD 21702-1201, USA
Website: http://ccr.cancer.gov/staff/staff.asp?profileid=6892
Interests: protein structure; dynamycs and function

Prof. Dr. William C. Parks
Center for Lung Biology UW Medicine at South Lake Union, 850 Republican Street, 324S Seattle, WA 98109-8052 USA
Website: http://depts.washington.edu/pulmcc/directory/bio/parks.html
Interests: tissue repair; metalloproteinases; extracellular matrix; cell migration; cell adhesion; innate immunity; host defense

Prof. Dr. Reza Pezeshki
Department of Biological Sciences, The University of Memphis, 3774 Walker Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152-3530, USA
Tel. +1 901 678 4187
Website: http://memphis.edu/biology/faculty/reza_pezeshki.htm
Interests: soil-plant interactions; plant gas exchange and water relations responses to root zone hypoxic/anoxic conditions; the effects of natural (drought, flooding) and anthropogenic factors (pollutants, oil spill) on survival, productivity, and distribution of wetland plants

Prof. Pabulo Henrique Rampelotto
Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research, Federal University of Pampa, Antônio Trilha Avenue, P.O.Box 1847, 97300-000, São Gabriel–RS, Brazil
Website: https://lifeboat.com/ex/bios.pabulo.henrique.rampelotto
Interests: origins of life; extremophiles; astrobiology; metagenomics; next generation sequencing; molecular biology and biochemistry of microorganisms; biotechnology; and space science (Solar System exploration)
Contribution: Special Issue: Polar Microbiology: Recent Advances and Future Perspectives
In other journals:
Special Issue: Extremophiles and Extreme Environments
Special Issue: Enzymes and Their Biotechnological Applications
Special Issue: Advances and New Perspectives in Microbial Research
Special Issue: Grand Celebration: 10th Anniversary of the Human Genome Project
Special Issue: Advances and New Perspectives in Marine Biotechnology

Prof. Dr. Nicoletta Sacchi
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
Tel. +1 716 845 1053; Fax: +1 716 845 1071
Website: http://www.roswellpark.edu/nicoletta-sacchi
Interests: epigenetics; gene-environment interactions; chromatin biology; DNA methylation

Prof. Dr. Allan M. Showalter
Department of Environmental and Plant Biology, Molecular and Cellular Biology Program, Porter Hall, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701-2979, USA
Tel. +1 740 593 1135; Fax: +1 740 593 1130
Website: http://www.plantbio.ohiou.edu/index.php/directory/faculty_page/allan_showalter/
Interests: plant cell walls; biofuels; DNA barcoding; bioinformatics; halophytes

Prof. Dr. Teja Tscharntke
Agroecology, Goettingen University, Grisebachstr. 6, D-37077 Göttingen, Germany
Website: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/74726.html
Interests: ecology; biodiversity and associated ecosystem services; community ecology; agroecology; plant-insect multitrophic interactions

Prof. Dr. Kurt Wüthrich *
Institute of Molecular Biology and Biophysics, ETH Zürich, CH-8093 Zürich, Switzerland
Tel. +41 44 633 24 73; Fax: +41 44 633 11 51
Website: http://www.mol.biol.ethz.ch/groups/wuthrich_group/wu_people/wkurt
Interests: molecular structural biology; protein science and structural genomics; nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy with biological macromolecules in solution
* Winner of the 2002 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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