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Section Board for 'Autophagy' (54)

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Prof. Dr. Fulvio Reggiori
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Biomedicine, Aarhus University, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
Interests: autophagy; endosomal traffic; infection; yeast; virus; subversion
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Prof. Dr. Jingfeng Tang
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National "111" Center for Cellular Regulation and Molecular Pharmaceutics, Hubei University of Technology, Wuhan 430068, China
Interests: cell autophagy; cell signal transduction and signal pathway; cell proliferation and cell cycle; cell metabolism; stress and homeostasis regulation
Prof. Dr. David Rubinsztein
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Department of Medical Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 0QQ, UK
Interests: Huntington's disease; autophagy; polyglutamine; oculopharyngeal muscular dystrophy; Parkinson's disease
Dr. Nikolai Engedal
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Department of Tumor Biology, Institute for Cancer Research, Oslo University Hospital, 0424 Oslo, Norway
Interests: autophagy; tumor biology; cancer therapy
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Dr. Taras Y. Nazarko
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Department of Biology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
Interests: autophagy; selective autophagy; pexophagy; lipophagy; glycophagy
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Dr. Roberta Nardacci
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Laboratory of Electron Microscopy, National Institute for Infectious Diseases “L. Spallanzani”, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: cell biology; autophagy; cell death; HIV-1; SARS-CoV-2
Prof. Dr. Satoshi Waguri
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Department of Anatomy and Histology, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan
Interests: autophagy; endosome; trans-Golgi network; lysosome; translational research; live-cell imaging; vesicular transport; membrane traffic; CLEM method; gold colloid immunoelectron microscopy; clathrin adapter; growth factor receptor; intracellular aggregate; cancer; electron microscopy
Dr. Sophie Pattingre
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INSERM Research associate, Institut de Recherche en Cancérologie de Montpellier (IRCM, U1194), Campus Val d’Aurelle, CEDEX 5, 34298 Montpellier, France
Interests: ATGs proteins acetylation; Role in tumor progression and drug resistance; Mitophagy and aging
Prof. Dr. Christian Behl
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Chair and Director of Institute, Institute for Pathobiochemistry, University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Interests: autophagy and proteostasis; adaptation of neurons to cellular stress; oxidative stress; neurodegeneration; Alzheimer's disease
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Dr. Thomas Vaccari
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Dipartimento di Bioscienze, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
Interests: Lysosome; autophagy; endosomal sorting; signal transduction; V-ATPase; ESCRT genes; SNAP29; Drosophila; Notch signaling
Dr. Nava Segev
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Interests: membrane traffic; secretory pathway; Golgi; autophagy; Rab GTPases
Prof. Dr. Tomotake Kanki
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Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan
Interests: mitophagy; autophagy; mitochondria
Prof. Dr. Sabah Hussain
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Department of Medicine, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
Interests: vascular biology; angiogenesis; cell signaling; angiopoietins; tyrosine kinase receptors; endothelium; cell proliferation; cell differentiation; micro-RNAs; long noncoding RNAs
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Dr. Svetlana S. Dokudovskaya
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CNRS UMR 9018 METSY, Gustave Roussy, Pavillon de Recherche 2, 114 rue Edouard Vaillant, 94805 Villejuif, France
Interests: mTORC1 pathway; autophagy; cancer; DNA damage response; nuclear pore complex; yeast
Prof. Dr. Bertrand Mollereau
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Laboratory of Biology and Modelling of the Cell (LBMC, CNRS) Ecole Normale, Supérieure de Lyon, France
Interests: neurodegeneration; cell death; autophagy; ER stress; lipid metabolism; Drosophila
Prof. Dr. José M. Fuentes
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Departamento de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular y Genética, Facultad de Enfermería y Terapia Ocupacional, Universidad de Extremadura, Cáceres, Spain
Interests: metabolism; natural compounds; metabolic changes; neural cells
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Dr. Iban Seiliez
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Universite de Pau et des Pays de L'Adour, 64000 Pau, France
Interests: autophagy; chaperone-mediated autophagy; CMA; LAMP2A; lysosome; metabolism; fish; zebrafish; medaka; trout; cell; evolution; adaptation
Prof. Dr. Dong-Hyung Cho
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School of Life Sciences, Graduate School, Kyungpook National University, Daegu 41566, Korea
Interests: autophagy; peroxisome; lysosome; primary cilia; cell death
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Dr. José Manuel Bravo San Pedro
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Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University Complutense of Madrid. Plaza Ramón y Cajal, s/n, Ciudad Universitaria, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: autophagy; lipid metabolism; ciliopathies; neurodegeneration
Prof. Dr. Katsutoshi Nakayama
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Department of Respiratory Medicine, Akita University Graduate School of Medicine, Akita, Japan
Interests: respiratory medicine; COPD; cellular biology in respiratory medicine; autophagy
Dr. Maho Hamasaki
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Department of Genetics, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, 2-2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
Interests: autophagy; selective autophagy; ER; membrane trafficking
Dr. Susmita Kaushik
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Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Interests: autophagy; chaperone-mediated autophagy; lipid droplets; protein degradation
Dr. Takahiro Seki
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Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Himeji Dokkyo University, 7-2-1 Kamiohno, Himeji 670-8524, Japan
Interests: chaperone-mediated autophagy; microautophagy; exosome; spinocerebellar ataxia; Parkinson's disease
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Dr. Paloma B. Liton
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Departments of Ophthalmology & Pathology, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Interests: autophagy; trabecular meshwork; glaucoma; mechanotransduction; retinal ganglion cell; lysosomal enzymes; fibrosis
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Prof. Dr. Christian Behrends
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Munich Cluster for Systems Neurology (SyNergy), Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany
Interests: autophagy cargo; LC3/GABARAP proteins; lysosomal damage; ubiquitin signaling
Dr. Guido Kroemer
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Team 11, Centre de Recherche des Cordeliers, 17 rue de l\'Ecole de Médecine, 75006 Paris, France
Interests: apoptosis; autophagy; necrosis; tumor immunology
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Dr. Lorenzo Galluzzi
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Weill Cornell Medical College, Stich Radiation Oncology, 525 East 68th Street, Box # 169, New York, NY 10065, USA
Interests: immunology of cell death; cancer immunology; links between cellular adaptation to stress and maintenance of organismal homeostasis
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Dr. Ricardo Escalante
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Biomedical Research Institute (IIB), Arturo Duperier 4, 28029 Madrid, Spain
Interests: autophagy; Dictyostelium; membrane trafficking
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Dr. Marta Martinez-Vicente
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Neurodegenerative Diseases Research Group, Vall d’Hebron Research Institute-CIBERNED, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: autophagy; neurodegeneration; lysosomal dysfunction
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Prof. Dr. Tassula Proikas-Cezanne
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Department of Molecular Biology, Interfaculty Institute of Cell Biology, Eberhard Karls University Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany
Interests: autophagy; longevity; tumor metabolism; WIPI genes
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Prof. Dr. Mario Tschan
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Institute of Pathology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Interests: autophagy; CMA; acute myeloid leukemias; targeted cancer therapies; retinoids; transcription factors
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Prof. Dr. Shigeomi Shimizu
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Medical Research Institute, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1-5-45 Yushima Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8510, Japan
Interests: alternative autophagy; cell death; Golgi function; mitochondria; neurodegenerative diseases
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Prof. Dr. Paolo Pinton
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Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine, Section of Pathology, Oncology and Experimental Biology University of Ferrara, 44121 Ferrara, Italy
Interests: cell death; calcium; mitochondria; endoplasmic reticulum; Mitochondria-associated membranes (MAMs); apoptosis; autophagy; cancer; cardiovascular diseases
Dr. Patrice X. Petit
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Team "Mitochondria, Apoptosis and Autophagy Signalling", Institut de Neurosciences, Université Paris Descartes, CNRS FR 3636, 45 rue des Saints-Pères, 75270 Paris CEDEX 06, France
Interests: apoptosis; autophagy, mitochondria, proteins/lipids interactions in cell death signaling and experimental toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Wen-Xing Ding
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Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
Interests: autophagy; mitophagy; liver injury; alcohol and non-alcoholic liver diseases; lipid metabolism; protein aggregates; ER stress
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Dr. Jane Armstrong
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Faculty of Health Sciences and Wellbeing, University of Sunderland, Sunderland SR1 3SD, UK
Interests: autophagy; autophagy biomarkers; cell death; cancer biology; lysosome/mitochondria signalling
Prof. Maurizio Sorice
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Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, viale Regina Elena 324, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: autophagy; apoptosis; cell signaling; lipid rafts; lipid messengers; innate immunity; autoimmunity
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Dr. Patricia Boya
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CIB Margarita Salas, Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: autophagy; mitophagy; lysosomes; cell death; retina; neuron; mitochondria
Dr. Carmine Settembre
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1. Cell Biology and Disease Mechanisms Program, Telethon Institute of Genetic and Medicine (TIGEM), Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli (NA), Italy
2. Medical Genetics, University of Naples "Federico II", Napoli, Italy
Interests: selective autophagy; lysosome biogenesis; TFEB; mTORC1; lysosomal diseases; cartilage and bone
Prof. Dr. Ciro Isidoro
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Dr. Ian Ganley
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The MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit, The Sir James Black Centre, School of Life Sciences, University of Dundee, Dow Street, Dundee DD1 5EH, Scotland
Interests: autophagy; mitophagy; ULK1; kinase signalling in autophagy; in vivo mitophagy
Prof. Dr. Christian Münz
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Viral Immunobiology, Institute of Experimental Immunology, University of Zürich, Winterthurerstrasse 190, CH-8057 Zürich, Switzerland
Interests: antigen processing; LC3- associated phagocytosis; viral regulation of autophagy; MHC restricted antigen presentation; Atg supported exocytosis
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Dr. Harald W. Platta
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Biochemie Intrazellulärer Transportprozesse, Institut für Biochemie & Pathobiochemie, Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, Germany
Interests: ubiquitin; autophagy; protein targeting; peroxisomes
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Dr. Marco Corazzari
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Head of Cell Signaling & Cell Death Unit, Translational Center for Autoimmune Disease and Allergy (CAAD) & Dept of Health Sciences (DSS), University of "Piemonte Orientale", C.so Trieste 15A, 28100 Novara, Italy
Interests: ER stress/UPR; autophagy; cell death; ferroptosis
Dr. Gabor Juhasz
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1. Institute of Genetics, Biological Research Center, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, H-6726 Szeged, Hungary
2. Department of Anatomy, Cell and Developmental Biology, Eotvos Lorand University, H-1117 Budapest, Hungary
Interests: autophagy; Drosophila; endocytosis; lysosome
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Prof. Dr. Sylviane Muller
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1. CNRS-University of Strasbourg, Biotechnology and Cell Signaling/Laboratory of Excellence Medalis, Institut de science et d’ingénierie supramoléculaire, 67000 Strasbourg, France
2. University of Strasbourg Institute for Advanced Study (USIAS), 67000 Strasbourg, France
Interests: immunology; inflammation; autoimmunity; molecular therapy; immunopeptide; peptide delivery; autophagy; cytokines/chemokines
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Dr. Diego L. Medina
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Faculty Member and Head of High Content Screening Facility at the Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine (TIGEM), Via Campi Flegrei 34, 80078 Pozzuoli (Na), Italy
Interests: lysosome; lysosomal signaling; TRPML1; calcineurin; TFEB; autophagy; lysosomal storage disorders; high content imaging
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Special Issue in Cells: TFEB Regulation
Dr. Michael Lazarou
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Biomedicine Discovery Institute, Level 2, Building 77, 23 Innovation Walk, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia
Interests: autophagy; selective autophagy; mitophagy; autophagosome formation; mitochondrial quality control
Dr. Tobias Eisenberg
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Institute of Molecular Biosciences, University of Graz, Humboldtstrasse 50/EG, 8010 Graz, Austria
Interests: autophagy; aging; lipid metabolism; yeast cell death
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Prof. Dr. Eeva-Liisa Eskelinen
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Institue of Biomedicine, University of Turku, 20520 Turku, Finland
Interests: autophagosome biogenesis and maturation; RAB24
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Prof. Dr. Ioannis P. Nezis
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School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, CV4 7AL, Coventry, UK
Interests: autophagy; selective autophagy; aging; innate immunity; Drosophila
Dr. Anne Hamacher-Brady
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W. Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology & Immunology, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N. Wolfe St., BSPH-MMI, Room E2039, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Interests: autophagy; mitophagy; apoptosis; endosomes; lysosomes; mitochondria; inter-organelle communication; cancer biology; inflammation; innate immunity; infectious disease
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Dr. Chengyu Liang
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The Wistar Institute Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Interests: autophagy; DNA damage repair; membrane trafficking; cancer biology; virus-host interaction
Dr. Cecile Vindis
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Inserm, UMR‐1048, Institute of Metabolic and Cardiovascular Diseases, Toulouse, France
Interests: autophagy; mitophagy; cardiovascular diseases
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