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Dr. Helena Elizabeth Richardson
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Department of Biochemistry and Genetics, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: cell polarity; cell signaling and cancer; model tumourigenesis
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Dr. Stefan Bauersachs
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Vetsuisse Faculty Zurich, University of Zurich, Eschikon 27, AgroVet-Strickhof, 8315 Lindau (ZH), Switzerland
Interests: endometrium; embryo; extracellular vesicles/exosomes; preimplantation phase; sperm miRNAs; gene expression; transcriptomics; RNA-sequencing; microRNA; bioinformatics
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Prof. Dr. Lars-Peter Kamolz
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Medizinische Universität Graz, Graz, Austria
Interests: inflammation; wound healing; fibrosis; tissue regeneration; ageing; immunity; antioxidants; obesity
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Dr. Peter Bross
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Research Unit for Molecular Medicine, Aarhus University Hospital, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 99, DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
Interests: molecular disease mechanisms in inherited disorders; molecular chaperones; cellular and mitochondrial energy metabolisms; mitochondrial metabolic pathways; mitochondrial dysfunction in disease; neurological diseases; heart diseases
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Dr. Gwendolyn Barceló-Coblijn
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Lipids in Human Pathology, Fundació Institut d'Investigació Sanitària Illes Balears (IdISBa), Research Unit - Hospital Universitari Son Espases, Carretera de Valldemossa, 79, 07120 Palma, Balearic Islands, Spain
Interests: lipidome; intestinal epithelium; extracellular vesicles; immune cells; colon cancer; inflammatory bowel diseases
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Dr. Farasat Zaman
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Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet and Pediatric Endocrinology Unit, Karolinska University Hospital, Solna, Sweden
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Dr. Martin Gauster
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Division of Cell Biology, Histology and Embryology; Gottfried Schatz Research Center for Cell Signaling, Metabolism and Aging; Medical University of Graz, Neue Stiftingtalstraße 6/II, 8010 Graz, Austria
Interests: placenta development; trophoblast differentiation; cytokines and chemokines in placenta physiology; maternal–fetal cross-talk
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Dr. Ghazal Aarabi
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Universitatsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf und Medizinische Fakultat, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Hamburg, Germany
Interests: biomarkers; cardiovascular disease; caries dental disease prevention; endodontic lesions; genome-wide association studies gingivitis; intima media thickness periodontitis; oral microbiome surrogate markers; systems medicine
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Dr. Yari Ciribilli
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Department of Cellular, Computational and Integrative Biology - CIBIO University of Trento, Via Sommarive, 9I - 38123 Povo (Trento), Italy
Interests: transcription regulation; chemoresistance; cancer stem cells; epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition; breast cancer
Prof. Triantafyllos Stylianopoulos
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University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus
Interests: Combining computational approaches with state-of-the-art experimental techniques to explore the mechanopathology of cancer and overcome the barriers to the effective delivery of drugs to solid tumors. Emphasis is placed on the application of principles from engineering and biology in order to investigate the mechanisms with which physical forces are related to tumor growth, progression, and treatment
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Prof. Takashi Nakahari
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Research Center for Drug Discovery and Pharmaceutical Development Science, Research Organization of Science and Technology, BKC, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Japan
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Dr. Elena Azzini
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CREA—Research Centre for Food and Nutrition, Rome, Italy
Interests: food science; human biology; nutritional biochemistry; nutrition and dietetics
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Dr. Antonio Lopalco
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Department of Pharmacy–Drug Sciences, University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: drug delivery; nanotechology; drug stability; paediatric formulation
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Prof. Dr. Narimantas K. Cenas
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Institute of Biochemistry of Vilnius University, Saulėtekio 7, LT-10257 Vilnius, Lithuania
Interests: flavoenzyme catalysis; quinones; nitroaromatics; aromatic N-oxides; polyphenolic antioxidants; mechanisms of cytotoxicity
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Dr. Jacob Tveiten Bjerrum
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Herlev Hospital, Department of Gastroenterology, Medical Section, HerlevRingvej 75, DK-2730 Herlev, Denmark
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Asst. Prof. Dr. Karine Audouze
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Université de Paris, Inserm UMR S1124, 75006 Paris, France
Interests: health-environment interactions; integrative systems toxicology; bioinformatics; computational toxicology; network biology; omics studies; adverse outcome pathways; endocrine disruptors; metabolic disorders
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Dr. Angelisa Frasca
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Department of Medical Biotechnology and Translational Medicine, University of Milan, Italy
Interests: Rett syndrome and related disorders; neuroscience; neuropharmacology; molecular biology
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Prof. Elena Monica Borroni
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Department of Medical Biotechnologies and Translational Medicine, University of Milan, Segrate (Milan), Italy
Interests: cancer; immunology; microenvironment; leukocytes; chemokine system; signaling
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Prof. Adriano Piatelli
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Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Chieti-Pescara, Chieti, Italy
Interests: biomaterials; bone regeneration; bioengineering; biomedical engineering
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Dr. Rosa Molfetta
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Department of Molecular Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Laboratory Affiliated to Istituto Pasteur Italia—Fondazione Cenci Bolognetti, Viale Regina Elena 291, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: innate immunity; innate receptor signaling; post-translational regulation; ubiquitination; receptor endocytosis
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Dr. Alexander Remels
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Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Nutrition and Translational Research in Metabolism (NUTRIM), Maastricht University Medical Centre+ (MUMC+), 6200 MD Maastricht, the Netherlands
Interests: mitochondrial substrate metabolism; inflammation; pro-inflammatory signaling; skeletal muscle metabolism & biology; regulation of mitochondrial oxidative capacity; cardiac energy metabolism
Dr. Isabel Andia
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Biocruces-Bizkaia Health Research Institute, Cruces University Hospital, Spain
Interests: healing mechanisms; orthobiologics; sports injuries; regenerative medicine technologies; wound management
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Dr. Takaki Hiwasa
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Department of Biochemistry and Genetics, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Chiba, Japan
Interests: SEREX; immunome; cancer; atherosclerosis; cerebro- and cardiovascular disease; oncogene; protease; signal transduction
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Prof. Eva A. Turley
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Lawson Health Research Institute750 Base Line Road East, Suite 300London, Ontario, CanadaN6C 2R5
Interests: tumor microenvironment; extracellular matrix signaling; hyaluronan; RHAMM; CD44; fibrosis; breast and prostate cancers
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Prof. Dr. Elena De Falco
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University of Rome Sapienza, Faculty of Pharmacy and Medicine, Department of Medico-Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, C.so della Repubblica 79, 04100 Latina, Italy
Interests: cardiac-transdifferentiation of MSCs; MSC-based cell therapies in cardiovascular diseases and regenerative medicine; cell plasticity of MSCs; platelet lysate and MSCs
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Prof. Dr. Daniela Caccamo
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Polyclinic Hospital University, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Messina, Italy
Interests: Environmental sensitivity disorders; oxidative stress; genotype/phenotype relationships; neuroinflammation; immune activation; hyperhomocysteinemia-related disorders; hypovitaminosis D-related disorders; pathological role of transglutaminase 2 aberrant expression; neurological disorders
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Dr. Daniela Grifoni
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Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L'Aquila, Italy
Interests: cancer genetics; MYC-mediated cell competition; model tumourigenesis
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Dr. Giuseppina Martella
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Laboratory of Neurophysiology and Plasticity, Fondazione Santa Lucia, and University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Interests: pathophysiology; movement disorders; motor memory; motor dysfunction; synaptic plasticity; brain circuitry; basal ganglia; striatum (putamen); medium spiny neurons; mitochondria; neurologic and phychiatric disorders; protein synthesis
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Dr. Johann Bauer

Max Planck Institute, Martinsried, Germany
Interests: cell adhesion; organoid formation
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Prof. Dr. Kyung-Min Lim

College of Pharmacy, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: skin; cosmetics; whitening; anti-aging; atopic dermatitis; alternative to animal test methods; irritation
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Dr. Vito Verardo
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Department of Nutrition and Food Science, and Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology ‘José Mataix’, University of Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: antioxidants; natural product chemistry; antioxidant activity; phytochemicals; lipids; lipid oxidation
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Prof. Valeria Sorrenti

Universita degli Studi di Catania, Department of Drug Sciences, Catania, Italy
Interests: oxygen and nitric oxide toxicity and cellular defenses in various pathophysiological conditions; stress-related diseases; evaluation of activity of natural drugs and new synthetic compounds; antioxidant defences; heme oxygenase
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Prof. Dr. Massimiliano M. Corsi Romanelli
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Department of Biomedical Sciences for Health, Medical Faculty, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
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Dr. Chiara Pagliarani
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Istituto per la Protezione Sostenibile delle Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Torino, Italy
Interests: miRNA signalling; grapevine; transcriptional changes; genotype-environment interaction; molecular mechanisms of stress responses; drought stress
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Dr. Andrea Barbuti

Dr. Ayumu Taguchi
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Chief, Division of Molecular Diagnostics, Aichi Cancer Center; Adjunct Professor, Division of Advanced Cancer Diagnostics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 1-1 Kanokoden, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464-8681, Japan
Interests: pancreatic cancer; colorectal cancer; lung cancer; molecular biomarkers; liquid biopsy; proteomics; autoantibody; microRNA; long non-coding RNA; post-translational modifications
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Prof. Jose Antonio Poveda Larrosa
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Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche, Elche, Spain.
Interests: structure–function relationship in membrane proteins; lipid–protein interactions; modulation of ion channel structure and function
Prof. Dr. Graça Soveral
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Faculdade de Farmacia, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: water and solute transport; transporter; channel; metabolism; diseases
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Prof. Dr. Fernando Juan Peña Vega

Laboratory of Equine Reproduction, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Extremadura, Avd de la Universidad s/n, 10003, Cáceres, Spain
Interests: flow cytometry applied to sperm analysis; redox regulation of sperm function; cryopreservation; impact of sperm in early embryo
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Prof. Dr. Lucia Natali
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Department of Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy
Interests: plant structural and functional genomics; stress tolerance in plants; genome structure and evolution; transposable elements; repetitive DNA
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Prof. Dr. Ilpo Huhtaniemi
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Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Department of Surgery & Cancer, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Campus, Du Canoe Roan London W12 0NN, UK
Interests: Gonadotrophin action; G-Protein coupled receptor signalling in reproduction and cancer; Physiology and pathophysiology of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis; Male contraception; Endocrinology of ageing
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Prof. Dr. Helge L. Waldum
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Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7006 Trondheim, Norway
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Prof. Dr. Antonello Merlino
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Department of Chemical Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Interests: protein-metallodrug interactions; protein metalation; X-ray crystallography; anticancer metal compounds; protein structure
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Dr. Thomas Liehr
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Institute of Human Genetics, Jena University Hospital, Jena, Germany
Interests: chromosome biology; chromosomal rearrangements; small supernumerary marker chromosomes; heteromorphisms; molecular cytogenetics
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Dr. Sara Xapelli
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Instituto de Farmacologia e Neurociências and Instituto de Medicina Molecular João Lobo Antunes, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: neural stem cells; neurogenesis; oligodendrogenesis; cannabinoids; neurotrophic factors
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Dr. Patrizia Longone
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Molecular Neurobiology Unit, IRCCS-Fondazione Santa Lucia, 00143 Rome, Italy
Interests: Apoptosis; Inflammation, Hydrogen Sulfide; Motor Neuron; Astrocytes
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Dr. Massimo Valoti
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Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Siena, Via Aldo Moro 2, 53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: xenobiotic metabolism; extrahepatic metabolism; cytochrome P450; ATP-binding cassette transporters; toxic activation mechanisms; nanoparticles; nanotoxicity
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Dr. Leo Veenman
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The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Haifa, Israel
Interests: TSPO; brain trauma; brain disease; neurodegeneration; mental disorder; astrocytes microglia, neurons; inflammation; treatment
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Dr. Emmanuel Panteris
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Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Biology, Department of Botany, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: plant cell biology; cytoskeleton; microtubules; F-actin; cell division; mitosis; cytokinesis; cell wall; morphogenesis; development
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Dr. Elisabetta Rovida
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Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Sperimentali e Cliniche, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Interests: MAPK; protein phosphorylation; cancer; ERK5; targeted therapy; resistance mechanisms; CSF1/CSF1R; RTK
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Dr. Davide Campana

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, 40138 Bologna, Italy
Interests: gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine tumors; lung carcinoids; neuroendocrine carcinoma; MGMT; target therapy
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Dr. Christoph Roderburg
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Medizinische Fakultat und Universitats Klinikum Aachen, Department of Medicine, Aachen, Germany
Interests: liver cirrhosis; hepatocellular carcinoma; non-coding RNAs; miRNAs; inflammation; biomarker; personalized cancer medicine
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Dr. Carmen Lucía Pire-Galiana

Department of Agrochemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Alicante, Spain
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Dr. Athanassios Kotsinas
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Laboratory of Histology-Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, 75 Mikras Asias Str, Goudi, Athens, 115 27, Greece
Interests: DNA polymorphisms, RNA, miRNAs, carcinogenesis, bioinformatics
Dr. Antonella Tomassetti
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Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Unit of Molecular Therapies, Milan, Italy
Interests: Signal transduction; cell adhesion; molecular markers; 3D tissue culture; epithelial ovarian cancer.
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Dr. Andrea Del Fattore
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Head of the Bone Physiopathology Unit Genetics and Rare Diseases Research Area Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: bone cell biology; bone diseases; bone regeneration; mesenchymal stem cells; osteoclasts; osteoblasts; osteocytes; extracellular vesicles
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Dr. Alessio Aprile
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Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences and Technologies (DiSTeBA), University of Salento, 73100 Lecce, Italy
Interests: crop physiology; plant physiology; heavy metal assimilation; abiotic stresses; drought; antioxidant compounds; biotic stress; Xylella fastidiosa
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Dr. Alain Doglio
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Micoralis, UFR Odontologie, Université Côte d'Azur, Nice, France
Interests: virology; oral diseases; virus-associated immune defect; periodontitis; gingival inflammatory condition; Epstein–Barr virus; herpesviruses
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Dr. Salvatore Giovanni Vitale
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Obstetrics and Gynecology Unit, Department of General Surgery and Medical Surgical Specialties University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Interests: hysteroscopy; infertility; minimally invasive surgery; uterine fibroids
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Prof. Sun-Jae Kim
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Sejong University, Department of Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials Engineering, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: photocatalyst; secondary battery; hydrogen storage materials
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Prof. Dr. Philippe De Deurwaerdère
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Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (Unité Mixte de Recherche 5287), 33076 Bordeaux CEDEX, France
Interests: monoamines; neurochemistry; addiction; parkinson's disease; schizophrenia; neuropharmacology; mood disorders
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Prof. Mi-Kyoung Kwak
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College of Pharmacy, The Catholic University of Korea, Youngdeungpo, South Korea
Interests: stress resistance of cancers; cancer stem cells; oxidative stress and human diseases
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Prof. Mariapia Vairetti
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Department of Internal Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Interests: liver; NAFLD/NASH; farnesoid X receptor; oxidative stress; metalloproteinases; signal transduction
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Prof. Margherita Ruoppolo
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Dipartimento di Medicina Molecolare e Biotecnologie Mediche, Università degli Studi di Napoli “Federico II”, 80131 Naples, Italy
Interests: inherited metabolic disorders; metabolomics; newborn screening; proteomics; protein-protein interaction
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Prof. Dr. Manuel Martinez
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Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: molecular plant–pest interactions; plant proteolysis; comparative genomics; signalling pathways; Arabidopsis; barley
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Prof. Dr. Kwang-Hyun Baek
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Prof. Kentaro Nakayama
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Shimane University, Shimane, Japan
Interests: Ovarian cancer; Precision Oncology; Panel sequencing; Targeted therapies
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Prof. Ivana Caputo
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Department of Chemistry and Biology, University of Salerno, via Giovanni Paolo II, 132, 84084, Fisciano (SA), Italy
Interests: tissue transglutaminase (tTG); anti-tTG antibodies and gliadin peptides in celiac disease; effects of pollutants; chemicals and bioactive compounds in cell and animal models
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Prof. Gianluigi Giannelli

National Institute of Gastroenterology, “S. De Bellis” Research Hospital, Via Turi, 27-70013 Castellana Grotte (BA), Italy
Interests: HCC; precision medicine; preclinical model; CCA; TGF-β; EMT; Notch tumor progression
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Prof. Fiorentina Roviezzo
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Department of Pharmacy, School of Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: pulmonary inflammation; sphingolipid; airway inflammation
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Prof. Dr. Yong-Ku Kim
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Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Korea University, Ansan Hospital, 123, Jeokgeum-ro, Danwon-gu, Ansan-si, Gyeonggi-do, Seoul 15355, Korea
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Prof. Dr. Volker Alt
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Department of Trauma Surgery, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Rudolf-Buchheim-Str. 7, 35385 Giessen, Germany
Interests: tissue engineering, bone tissue repair, in vivo, bone substitutes, metals for in vivo application, foreign body response
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Prof. Dr. Valeria Pittalà
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Department of Drug Sciences, University of Catania, V.le A. Doria 6, 95125 Catania, Italy
Interests: heme oxygenase; HO-1 inducers; enzyme inhibitors; serotonergic receptors; medicinal chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Susanne Grässel
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Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Exp. Orthopedics, ZMB/Biopark 1, University of Regensburg, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
Interests: osteoarthritis; chondrocytes; MSC; bone cells; cartilage regeneration; bone biology and regeneration; chondrogenic and osteogenic differentiation; sensory nervous system
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Prof. Dr. Susanna K. P. Lau
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State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Research Centre of Infection and Immunology and Carol Yu Centre for Infection, University of Hong Kong, China
Interests: emerging infectious diseases; novel pathogen discovery; pathogen genomics and evolution; interspecies transmission of zoonotic viruses
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Prof. Dr. Seung-Yup Ku
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yonkeun-dong, Chongno-gu, Seoul 110-744, South Korea
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Prof. Dr. Seong Soo A. An
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Gachon University, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Interests: Alzheimer's disease; neurodegenerations; genetics; Asia; apolipoprotein E; biomarkers
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Prof. Dr. Sandra Marmiroli
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Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy
Interests: cellular signaling; lipid-activated protein kinases; identification of isoform-specific substrates of the AKT protein kinase; modulation of glycolytic vs oxidative cellular phenotypes by signaling pathways in acute leukemia models; definition of the phosphorylome of primary blast cells from leukemia patients, and its modulation by the PI3K pathway; kinase-inhibitor therapy in hematological malignancies
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Prof. Dr. Richard L. Hoover
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Department of Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232-2561, USA
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Prof. Dr. Rainer Glass

Department of Neurosurgery, Munich University Hospital (LMU), Marchioninistr. 15, D-81377 Munich, Germany
Interests: Neuroscience; primary brain tumours; brain macrophages; neurovascular unit
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Prof. Dr. Patrick C. Baer
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Universitätsklinikum FrankfurtZentrum der Inneren Medizin - NephrologieTheodor-Stern-Kai 7 D-60590 Frankfurt
Interests: acute kidney injury; renal tubular cells; in vitro models; in vivo models; kidney regeneration; epithelial cells; mesenchymal stem cells; adipose-derived stromal/stem cells; cell differentiation; extracellular vesicles
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Prof. Dr. Paolo Tortora
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Department of Biotechnologies and Biosciences, University of Milano-Bicocca, Piazza della Scienza 2, 20126 Milano, Italy
Interests: polyglutamine proteins; amyloid diseases; antiamyloid compounds; nanobiotechnology; Caenorhabditis elegans
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Prof. Dr. Paola Rizzo
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1. Department of Morphology, Surgery and Experimental Medicine; University of Ferrara; Ferrara, Italy
2. Laboratory for Technologies of Advanced Therapies, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy. Maria Cecilia Hospital, GVM Care & Research, Cotignola (RA), Italy
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Prof. Dr. Oriana Trubiani
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Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, University “G. d’Annunzio”, Chieti-Pescara, via dei Vestini, 31, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: stem cells; dentistry; regenerative medicine
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Prof. Dr. Ok-Nam Bae
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College of Pharmacy, Hanyang University, Ansan, South Korea
Interests: xenobiotic-associated cerebrovascular damage; ischemic stroke; diabetic vascular dysfunction; drug development
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Prof. Dr. Michele Galluccio
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Department DiBEST (Biologia, Ecologia, Scienze della Terra), Unit of Biochemistry and Molecular Biotechnology, University of Calabria, via P. Bucci 4C/6C, 87036 Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
Interests: protein expression and purification; structure function studies; FAD synthase isoforms; SLC transporters; enzymes
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Prof. Dr. Michael Fromm
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Institute of Clinical Physiology/Nutritional Medicine, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Interests: Tight junctions and their proteins: Claudin family, TAMP family, Angulin family; Functional properties: Barriers and ion channels, Water channels, Claudin- and TAMP-mediated water transport, Claudins of the kidney, Tricellular tight junction; Mechanisms: Macromolecule permeation, Drug absorption enhancers
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Prof. Dr. Masutaka Furue
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Chair, Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, 812-8582, Japan
Interests: atopic dermatitis; psoriasis; dioxin; aryl hydrocarbon receptor; skin neoplasms; melanoma; skin barrier; pruritus
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Prof. Dr. Massimo Collino
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Department of Drug Science and Technology, University of Turin, Torino, Italy
Interests: inflammation; NLRP3 inflammasome; insulin signaling; NF-kB pathway; cytokines; advanced glycation end products; organ ischemic injury
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Prof. Dr. Marina Bouché
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Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedic Sciences (DAHFMO), Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: muscle differentiation and histogenesis; muscle regeneration and remodelling; satellite cells; intracellular signalling; protein kinase C; muscular dystrophies; immune response
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Prof. Dr. Maria Giulia Lionetto
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Assoc. Prof. Margherita Maioli
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Prof. Dr. Malcolm D´Souza
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Dean of Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Sponsored Research, Department of Chemistry, Wesley College, 120 N. State Street, Dover, DE 19901-3875, USA
Interests: chemical kinetics; solvolysis; LFERs (Linear Free Energy Relationships); QSARs (Quantitative Structure Activity Relationships); database user-needs analysis (database building)
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Prof. Dr. Liborio Stuppia

School of Medicine and Health Sciences, G. d’Annunzio University, Italy
Interests: medical genetics; genetics and epigenetics of human reproduction; stem cells
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Prof. Dr. Ken-ichi Sato
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Department of Molecular Biosciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, Kyoto Sangyo University, Kamigamo-Motoyama, Kita-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Interests: fertilization; early development; oocyte/egg membrane microdomains
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Prof. Dr. Jesús Osada
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Universidad de Zaragoza, Facultad de Veterinaria, Departamento de Bioquímica y Biología Molecular y Celular, Zaragoza, Spain
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Prof. Dr. Ingo Schmidt-Wolf
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Center for Integrated Oncology (CIO), University of Bonn, Sigmund-Freud-Strasse 25, 53105 Bonn, Germany
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Prof. Dr. Gundula Schulze-Tanzil
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Institute of Anatomy, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg and Nuremberg, Prof.-Ernst-Nathan Strasse 1, 90419 Nuremberg, Germany
Interests: cartilage; osteoarthritis; ligaments and tendons, animal models
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Prof. Dr. Guido Lingua
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Dipartimento di Scienze e Innovazione Tecnologica, Università del Piemonte Orientale. Address: Viale Teresa Michel, 11 - 15121 Alessandria, Italy
Interests: Plant-microbe interactions; Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi; Plant Growth Promoting Bacteria
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Prof. Dr. Giuliano Ramadori

Prof. Dr. Fritz Boege
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Institut für Klinische Chemie und Laboratoriumsdiagnostik Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf (UKD), Moorenstraße 5, Geb. 13.51 (MNR-Klinik), D-40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
Interests: mitochondria; mtDNA maintenance; DNA-topology; DNA-topoisomerases; DNA maintenance; chromatin structure; adrenergic receptors; chronic heart failure; GPCR-autoantibodies; aging; laser-accelerated protons; biomarkers for kidney function and kidney damage
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Prof. Dr. Franca Marino
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Prof. Dr. Diego La Mendola
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Prof. Dr. Cristoforo Comi
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Neurology Unit, Department of Health Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
Interests: clinical neurology; neuroimmunology; neurodegeneration
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Prof. Dr. Charles Ramassamy
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Prof. Dr. Britt Wildemann
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1. Head of Experimental Trauma Surgery, Universitätsklinikum Jena, Klinik für Unfall-, Hand- und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Am Klinikum 1, 07747 Jena, Germany
2. Julius Wolff Institute, Berlin Brandenburg Center for Regenerative Therapies, Charité—Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Corporate Member of Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Health, 13353 Berlin, Germany
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Prof. Dr. Björn Spittau

Department of Anatomy, Rostock University Medical Center, 18057 Rostock, Germany
Interests: microglia; neuroinflammation; MPTP; animal models of neurodegenerative diseases
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Prof. Dr. Bertrand Liagre
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Faculté de Pharmacie, Université de Limoges, Limoges, France
Interests: cancer; apoptosis; cyclooxygenase-2; signaling pathways; photodynamic therapy
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Prof. Dr. Asia Fernandez Carvajal
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Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Miguel Hernandez University, Elche, Spain
Interests: High-throughput screening; discovery and development of anti-nociceptive drugs; structure–function studies on TRP ion channels; translational research in the field of sensory neurobiology; role of thermoTRP channels in the pathophysiology of migraine
Prof. Dr. Antonio Palumbo Piccionello
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Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Biologiche, Università degli Studi di Palermo, Chimiche e Farmaceutiche-STEBICEF, Viale delle Scienze Ed. 17, 90128, Palermo, Italy
Interests: heterocyclic chemistry; drug design and synthesis; fluorinated organic compounds
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Prof. Dr. Antonio Felipe
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, Institut de Biomedicina, Universitat de Barcelona, Avda. Diagonal 643, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: voltage-dependent potassium channels; functional complex; oligomeric association; traffic; lipid rafts; post-translational modifications
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Prof. Dr. Alessandro Frati
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Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Interests: gliobastoma; intrinsic brain tumors; spinal intramedullary tumors; eloquent area neurosurgery
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Prof. Dr. Agustín González-Fontes
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Universidad Pablo de Olavide, Sevilla, Spain
Interests: boron in plants; nitrogen metabolism; photosynthesis
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Prof. Antonio Cano
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Research Unit on Women’s Health—Institute of Health Research INCLIVA, 46010 Valencia, Spain; Department of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Valencia, 46010 Valencia, Spain
Interests: reproductive endocrinology; hormonal action; cardiovascular disease
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Prof. Anna K. Kurdowska

University of Texas Health Center at Tyler, Biomedical Research, Tyler, United States
Interests: inflammation ; pro-inflammatory cells ; mediators of inflammation ; innate immunity ; cell signaling ; signal transduction ; lung disease
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Prof. Angela Chambery
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Department of Environmental, Biological, and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies ( DiSTABiF), University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, via Vivaldi 43, I-81100 Caserta, Italy
Interests: protein biochemistry; proteomics; mass spectrometry; secretomics
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Prof. Dr. Alessio Scarafoni
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Department of Food, Environmental and Nutritional Sciences, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
Interests: circular economy; food recycling; plant enzyme inhibitors; protein structure and function; recombinant proteins; seed germination; seed storage proteins
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Priv.-Doz. Dr. Susanne M. Krug
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Institute of Clinical Physiology/Nutritional Medicine, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Interests: Tricellulin: Function, regulation, structure, and clinical impact; The interplay of the impaired tight junction and the subjacent immune cells in inflammation; The role of the tricellular tight junction in inflammatory bowel diseases; Inflammatory bowel diseases: barrier defect via IL-13 and tricellulin; Tricellular tight junction as a pathway for macromolecules; Drug absorption enhancement by targeting the tricellular TJ; Neuropathic pain resolution by nerve barrier sealing and netrin-1
Dr. Yoshimi Nakagawa
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International Insutitute for Interative Sleep Medicine (WPI-IIIS), Univerity of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-85875, Japan
Interests: energy homeostasis; lipid metabolism; transcription factor; CREBH; SREBP; hyperlipidemia; diabetes; atherosclerosis
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Dr. Vincent Geenen

GIGA-I3 Neuroimmunoendocrinology, GIGA Research Institute, CHU-B34, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Interests: thymus; self-tolerance; autoimmunity; type 1 diabetes; tolerogenic vaccination; evolution of immunity; impact of the somatotrope axis upon immunity and infection; immunosenescence; implantation and tolerance of the embryo
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Dr. Valeria Gasperi
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Department of Experimental Medicine, Tor Vergata University of Rome, Via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: platelets; cancer; apoptosis and differentiation; inflammation; cell-to-cell crosstalk; polyunsaturated fatty acids endocannabinoids; bioactive lipids
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Dr. Valentina Fiorilli

Department of Life Sciences and Systems Biology, University of Torino, 10124 Turin, Italy
Interests: molecular and cellular aspects of plant–microbe interactions, mainly during arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis; plant response to biotic stress; role of phytohormones in plant growth and in response to microbes; plant biology; plant nutrition; plant–microbe interactions; arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis; mycorrhizal-induced resistance and susceptibility
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Dr. Ujendra Kumar
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The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Interests: cancer biology; neurogenerative diseases; aging; BBB; diabetes; peptide processing; G-protein coupled receptors
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Dr. Toshiaki Mitsui
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Department of Applied Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan
Interests: starch breakdown; carbon metabolism; high temperature; high CO2; organelle biology; plant biochemistry
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Dr. Tânia Cova
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Coimbra Chemistry Centre, Department of Chemistry, University of Coimbra, Rua Larga, 3004-535 Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: supramolecular chemistry; polymer chemistry; drug delivery; simulation and modelling; design of experiments; machine learning; chemometrics
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Dr. Takao Yasuhara
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Department of Neurological Surgery, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Okayama, Japan
Interests: brain tumor; cell therapy; electrical stimulation; epilepsy; neuroprotection; neurotrophic factor; Parkinson’s disease; rehabilitation; spine; spinal cord; stroke; traumatic brain injury
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Dr. Takamichi Ito
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Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka 812-8582, Japan
Interests: skin tumor; skin cancer; dermatopathology; surgery
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Dr. Stefania Martucciello

Department of Chemistry and Biology, University of Salerno, via Giovanni Paolo II, 132, 84084, Fisciano (SA), Italy
Interests: anti-tissue transglutaminase and angiogenesis in celiac disease; modulation of tTG function by autoantibodies; cell stress and human diseases; TBX1 gene function in angiogenesis and lymphangiogenesis in mouse models; molecular mechanisms of bioactive compounds from plants
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Dr. Sina Hafizi
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Research Imaging Centre, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON M5T 1R8, Canada
Interests: neuroimaging; schziophrenia; psychosis; psychosis risk; neuroinflammation; positron emission tomography
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Dr. Silvia Galardi

Dept. of Biomedicine and Prevention University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Interests: glioblastoma; prostate carcinoma; microRNAs; lncRNAs; RNA-binding proteins; splicing; post-transcriptional regulation
Dr. Sigrun Lange
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Tissue Architecture and Regeneration Research group, University of Westminster, London, United Kingdom
Interests: Peptidylarginine deimnases; tissue remodelling; Extracellular Vesicles; CNS regeneration; Cancer; Mucosal Immunity; Innate Immunity; Stem Cells; comparative immunology; complement system; comparative animal models
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Dr. Shiro Jimi

Central Lab for Pathology and Morphology, Faculty of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
Interests: biofilm infection; biofilm virulence; biofilm prevention; risks of biofilm formation; eradication methods of biofilm; assay system using different substrates; inter-bacterial biofilm regulation system; MRSA
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Dr. Sandra Nunes
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Coimbra Chemistry Centre, Department of Chemistry, University of Coimbra, Rua Larga, 3004-535 Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: surface adsorption; polyelectrolyte behaviour in solution; nucleic acid-based systems; biomembranes; simulation and modelling; thermodynamics
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Dr. Salvatore Papa
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Leeds Institute of Medical Research at St. James’s; Faculty of Medicine and Health; University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Interests: apoptosis; cancer; injury and repair; regeneration; kinase; signal transduction
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Dr. Roxane Pouliot
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Université Laval, Québec, QC, Canada
Interests: skin, psoriasis, tissue engineering
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Dr. Rosaria Meccariello
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Department of Movement and Wellness Sciences, Parthenope University of Naples, Via Medina 40, I-80133 Naples, Italy
Interests: endocannabinoid system; endocannabinoids–GnRH–steroids crosstalk; kisspeptins; reproduction; HPG axis; spermatogenesis; spermatozoa; endocrine disruptors; epigenetics
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Dr. Rieko Ohki

Laboratory of Fundamental Oncology, National Cancer Center Research Institute, Tsukiji 5-1-1, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
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Dr. Ramón Moreno Tost
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Universidad de Malaga, Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Malaga, Spain
Interests: hierarchical mesoporous material; solid/basic acid catalysts
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Dr. Peter Hesemann
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Institut Charles Gerhardt, Place Eugène Bataillon, 34095 Montpellier cedex 05, France
Interests: ionosilicas—nanostructured silica hybrid materials bearing ionic substructures; soft templating approaches to nanostructured silica type materials; heterogeneous (organo-)catalysis, ion exchange reactions with ionosilicas
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Dr. Pedro Roda-Navarro

Department of Immunology, Ophthalmology and ORL, Complutense University and “12 de Octubre” Health Research Institute, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: immunological synapse; T cell activation; intracellular signaling; protein tyrosine phosphatases; cytoskeleton dynamics
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Dr. Paramjit S. Tappia
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Asper Clinical Research Institute, St. Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, Canada
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Dr. Oury Cécile
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Laboratory of Thrombosis and Hemostasis and Valvular Heart Disease, GIGA‐Cardiovascular Sciences, Department of Cardiology, University of Liège, CHU Sart‐Tilman Liège, Belgium
Interests: platelets; P2 receptors; ITAM receptors; signal transduction; platelet-neutrophil interactions; bacterial infection; inflammation; inflammation-associated cancer; mouse models; intravital microscopy; vascular integrity; thrombosis; valvular heart disease; aortic stenosis; prosthetic heart valves; transcatheter aortic valve implantation
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Dr. Noriko Takegahara
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Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Interests: cell biology; macrophage; osteoclast; polyploidization; cell fusion; bone metabolism
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Dr. Nor Eddine Sounni
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Universite de Liege, Liege, Belgium
Interests: tumor angiogenesis; resistance; adaptation; combination therapy; non-VEGF pathway; metabolism; cancer progression
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Dr. Naoyuki Kataoka
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Laboratory of Cell Regulation, Departments of Applied Animal Sciences and Applied Biological Chemistry, Graduate School of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 1-1-1 Yayoi, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8657, Japan
Interests: pre-mRNA splicing; RNA processing; RNA diseases; gene expression; molecular links between mRNA splicing and other gene expression steps; signal transduction modulated by alternative splicing
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Dr. Muriel Priault
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UMR CNRS 5095, I.B.G.C, Université de Bordeaux, 1 Rue Camille Saint Saëns, 33077 Bordeaux Cedex, France
Interests: survival; aging; apoptosis; tumorigenesis; autophagy; deamidation; membrane protein structure
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Dr. Mirko Pesce
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Department of Medicine and Ageing Sciences, University G. d’Annunzio, Chieti-Pescara, Via dei Vestini, 31, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: inflammaging, oxidative stress, biological bases of emotional state, cognitive performance
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Dr. Mike Barbeck
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Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Plastic Surgery, University Medical Center Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Interests: bone substitutes; collagen-based biomaterials for soft and hard tissue regeneration; physicochemical material properties; biomaterial development; foreign body response to biomaterials; inflammation; macrophages, multinucleated giant cells; degradation processes of biomaterials; phagocytosis; vascularization; histology; immunohistochemistry; histomorphometry
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Dr. Miguel Herrero
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Laboratory of Foodomics, Institute of Food Science Research (CIAL, CSIC), Nicolás Cabrera 9, 28049 - Madrid, Spain
Interests: food bioactivity; bioactives extraction from natural sources; foodomics; advanced analytical techniques for food analysis; coupled analytical techniques; comprehensive LCxLC; mass spectrometry
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Dr. Miguel A. Matilla
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Department of Environmental Protection, Estación Experimental del Zaidín, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, 18008 Granada, Spain
Interests: molecular microbiology, chemosignaling, chemotaxis, chemoreceptor, rhizosphere colonization, plant-associated bacteria, antibiotics synthesis and regulation, Pseudomonas, enterobacteria
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Dr. Maurizio Chiurazzi
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Institute of BioSciences and BioResourses, Rome, Italy
Interests: symbiotic nitrogen fixation; nitrogen use efficiency; nitrate transport; ammonium transport; plant transformation; root development; nodule organogenesis
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Dr. Massimo Volpe

Dr. Masami Nozaki
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Department of Cell Biology, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, 3-1, Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565-0871, Japan
Interests: Cancer stem cells; Developmental Biology; Germ cells; Molecular therapeutics; Embryonic stem cells; Regenerative medicine
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Dr. Marta Agudo-Barriuso
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Experimental Ophthalmology Group. Instituto Murciano de Investigación Biosanitaria-Virgen de la Arrixaca (BioMedical Research Institute of Murcia, IMIB-Arrixaca) & Universidad de Murcia (University of Murcia). Murcia, Spain
Interests: Central nervous system; neuroprotection; neuroregeneration; neurodegeneration
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Dr. Marouane Baslam
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Department Applied Biological Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan
Interests: carbon metabolism; nitrogen metabolism; C and N pathways; -omics; climate change; plant–microorganism interactions
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Dr. Mario Pietro Carante
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1. Physics Department, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
2. Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – Sezione di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Interests: ionizing radiation, radiobiology, hadron therapy, nuclear physics
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Dr. Maria J. Darias
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IRD Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, MARBEC, Montpellier, France
Interests: fish larval physiology; fish nutrition; fish ontogeny; development of digestive system, skeleton and skin pigmentation; skeletal anomalies; sustainable fish aquaculture
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Dr. Maria Elisabeth Street

Head Division of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Dept of Paediatrics, IRCCS- Arcispedale S. Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy
Interests: growth; puberty; IGF system; GH deficiency; inflammation; insulin- sensitivity; obesity; endocrine disruptors; CFTR; IUGR
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Dr. Luigi  Formisano

University of Naples ‘Federico II’, Via Pansini 5, Naples, Italy
Interests: gastrointestinal cancer; breast cancer; translational research; drug resistance; target therapy
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Dr. Loris Riccardo Lopetuso

Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology Department, IRCCS Fondazione Policlinico Gemelli, Catholic University of Rome, 00168 Rome, Italy
Interests: inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); target therapy; mucosal immunology; inflammatory cytokines; gut microbiota; intestinal mucosal healing; IBD murine models; tumorigenesis associated with chronic inflammation
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Dr. Lorenzo Mortara
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Immunology and General Pathology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology and Life Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
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Dr. Kiyosumi Hori
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Institute of Crop Science, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO), Tsukuba, Japan
Interests: plant molecular genetics and breeding; environmental agriculture; rice; QTLs
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Prof. Dr. Khosrow Kashfi
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Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, City University of New York School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
Interests: Cancer therapeutics; Nitric oxide; Hydrogen sulfide; Cell signaling; Resolution
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Dr. Kensaku Sakamoto
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Riken, Division of Structural and Synthetic Biology, Wako, Japan
Interests: genetic code expansion; codon reassignment; tRNA; aminoacyl-tRNA synthetase
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Dr. Kazunori Hamamura
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Department of Pharmacology, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, 1-100 Kusumoto-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8650, Japan
Interests: glycosylation; glycosphingolipids; bone metabolism; malignant properties
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Dr. Katharina Kubatzky
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Dept. of Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Interests: mechanisms of bacterial immune evasion; the function of Rho GTPases; cytokine receptors in the innate immune system
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Dr. Jungeun Lee

Korea Polar Research Institute, Unit of Polar Genomics, Incheon, Korea
Interests: cold stress; low temperature; antifreezing protein; drought; Antarctic plants; psychrophilic microalgae
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Dr. Julieta Paez
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Leibniz-Institut für Neue Materialien GmbH. Campus D2-2, D-66123, Saarbrücken, Germany
Interests: biomaterials; bioinspired chemistry and materials; tissue adhesives; adhesion under wet conditions; crosslinking; hydrogels; chemical reactions under physiological conditions; catechol chemistry; materials for 3D cell encapsulation; thiol-mediated coupling chemistries; bioinks for 3D bioprinting technologies
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Dr. Julie E. Simpson
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Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience, University of Sheffield, 385A Glossop Road, Sheffield, UK
Interests: vascular dementia; Alzheimer’s disease; neuroinflammation; neuropathology
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Dr. Joan Oliva
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Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, LABioMed at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California 90502, USA
Interests: Stem Cells; Tissue Regeneration; Cell Therapy; Vitrification
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Dr. Jennifer B. Stott

Vascular Research Group, Molecular and Clinical Sciences Institute, St George’s University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London, SW18 0RE, UK
Interests: cellular signalling; ion channels; vascular biology; hypertension
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Dr. Jean-Pierre Jaffrézou
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CNRS UMR5549, CerCo, TMBI, CHU Purpan, Pavillon Baudot, 31059, Toulouse, France
Interests: apoptosis; cell signaling; membrane microdomains; chemotherapy; radiotherapy; drug resistance
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Dr. James M. Holaska

Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
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Dr. Isabella Russo
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Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, University of Turin, Italy
Interests: platelets function; nitric oxide; hemostasis; thrombosis; anti-platelet drugs; platelet dysfunction in metabolic diseases
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Dr. Ioannis-Dimosthenis Adamakis
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National Kapodistrian University of Athens, School of Science, Department of Biology, Section of Botany, Athens, Greece
Interests: plant cell biology; emerging pollutant effects on plant cells; phytomorphogenesis; plant biomass utilization; innovative ecological quality monitoring systems
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Dr. Haruo Sugi
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Department of Physiology, Teikyo University, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: Physiology and biochemistry of skeletal; cardiac and smooth muscle myosins in health and in disease; Compartive aspects of physiology and biochemistry of muscle and mechanism of locomotion; primitive; Role of myosins in primitive motile systems; such as amoevoid movement; contractile ring formation; and other cellulr motile functions
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Dr. Giorgio Gambino
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Istituto per la Protezione Sostenibile delle Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Torino, Italy
Interests: small RNAs; virus; grapevine; plant-pathogen interaction; genetic transformation; functional genomics; methylation; biotic stress
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Prof. Dr. Gianluigi Zaza
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Dr. Gaetana Paolella

Department of Chemistry and Biology, University of Salerno, via Giovanni Paolo II, 132, 84084, Fisciano (SA), Italy
Interests: transglutaminase and anti-tTG in celiac disease; interplay between transglutaminase and gliadin peptides in celiac disease; modulation of cell functions by environmental polluttants; phosphoproteomics; miRNA
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Dr. François Chevalier
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LARIA, iRCM, JACOB Institute, DRF-CEA, 14076 Caen, France; UMR6252, Normandie Univ, ENSICAEN, UNICAEN, CEA, CNRS, CIMAP, 14000 Caen, France
Interests: cancer cell biology; radiotherapy; particle therapy; DNA damage response; signaling transduction; radiation-induced bystander effects; tumor cell radio-sensitization, integrated omics; proteomics; radiation response biomarkers; radioresistance; combined treatments; tumor microenvironment; inflammatory
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Dr. Francesca Cantini
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Magnetic Resonance Center (CERM)–University of Florence, Via L. Sacconi 6, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy, and Department of Chemistry–University of Florence, Via della Lastruccia 3, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino, Italy
Interests: structural biology; solution NMR; protein structure determination by NMR; protein-small molecules interaction; protein-protein interaction; metalloproteins; metal homeostasis
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Dr. Francesca Ballarini
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1. Physics Department, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
2. Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare – Sezione di Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Interests: (modelling) the action of ionizing radiation in biological targets, with focus on DNA/chromosome damage and cell death,
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Dr. Flavia Mascagni
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Department of Agricultural, Food, and Environmental Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy
Interests: plant structural and functional genomics, bioinformatics, genome structure and evolution, genome sequencing, repetitive DNA, transposable elements
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Dr. Eric Pollet
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ICPEES-ECPM, Université de Strasbourg (UniStra), 25 rue Becquerel, F-67087 Strasbourg Cedex 2, France
Interests: Biobased monomers and polymers; Biodegradable polymers; Polymer nanocomposites and biocomposites; Enzymatic polymerization; Polysaccharides; Polyesters
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Dr. Emanuele Amata
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Dipartimento di Scienze del Farmaco, Università di Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, 95125 Catania, Italy
Interests: medicinal chemistry; cancer; databases; QSAR; chemical synthesis; radioligand binding assay; sigma receptor
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Dr. Eiji Morita
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Faculty of Agriculture and Life Science, Hirosaki University, 3 Bunkyo-cho, Hirosaki-shi, Aomori 036–8561, Japan
Interests: viral replication organelle; viral assembly; viral budding; selective autophagy; endoplasmic reticulum membrane rearrangement; innate immune responses
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Dr. Domenico Mallamace

Departments of ChiBioFarAm and MIFT- Section of Industrial Chemistry, University of Messina, CASPE-INSTM, Viale F. Stagno D'Alcontres 31, 98166 Messina, Italy
Interests: cultural heritage by means of NMR spectroscopy; thermodynamic properties of water and aqueous systems; Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC); characterization of food matrices by NMR spectroscopy; biomolecular nuclear magnetic resonance; protein misfolding
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Dr. David Léger
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Faculté de Pharmacie, Université de Limoges, Limoges, France
Interests: cancer; apoptosis; cyclooxygenase-2; megakaryocytic differentiation; photodynamic therapy
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Dr. Danielle Kamato
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School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence, The University of Queensland, Woolloongabba, 4102, Queensland, Australia
Interests: atherosclerosis; endothelial dysfunction; Smad transcription factor; proteoglycans, G protein coupled receptors; cell signalling
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Dr. Cristina Porcheri
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University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: cell fate specification; Notch signaling; embryonic development; stem cell biology; stem cells; imaging; niches; extracellular matrix; integrins
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Dr. Claudia Pereira
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Institute of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine & Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology (CNC), University of Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: calcium signaling; IP3 receptors; ryanodine receptors; ER Ca2+ handling; mitochondrial Ca2+ handling; ER-mitochondrial contact sites; Ca2+ and cell death; Ca2+ and oxidative stress; Ca2+ in neuropsychiatric diseases
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Prof. Dr. Chiara Riganti
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Department of Oncology, University of Torino, via Santena 5/bis, 10126 Torino, Italy
Interests: chemoresistance; immune-resistance; ABC transporters; oxidative/nitrosative stress; anticancer drugs; nitric oxide; nitric oxide donors; nitric oxide photodonors
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Dr. Charles G Bailey
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Gene and Stem Cell Therapy Program, Centenary Institute, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW Australia
Interests: transcriptional regulation in normal biology and cancer; higher-order chromatin architecture; molecular genetics of cancer; haemopoietic cancers; tumour suppressor function; somatic mutation in cancer; CRISPR/Cas9 genome editing
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Dr. Carolina Alonso-González
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Dr. Carnevale Gianluca
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Department of Surgery, Medicine, Dentistry and Morphological Sciences with interest in Transplant, Oncology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41125 Modena, Italy
Interests: dental pulp stem cells; mesenchymal cells; regenerative medicine
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Dr. Carmelo Lucio Sturiale

Department of Neurosurgery, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: cerebrovascular diseases; brain AVMs; brain aneurysms; cerebral cavernous angiomas; angiogenesis
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Dr. Byron Martina
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Artemis One Health, Delft, Netherlands
Interests: dengue virus infection
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Dr. Barbara Campanini
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University of Parma, Food and Drug Department, Parma, Italy
Interests: PLP-dependent enzymes; cysteine biosynthesis; protein–protein interaction; conditionally essential targets in pathogens; hemophores
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Dr. Atsushi Togawa

1. Division of Infectious Diseases, Fukuoka University Hospital, Fukuoka, Japan;
2. Division of Medical Oncology, Hematology, and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Fukuoka University, Fukuoka, Japan
Interests: clinical infectious diseases; biofilm infection; Klebsiella pneumoniae infection; travel medicine
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Dr. Antonietta Rossi
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Department of Pharmacy, School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: Eicosanoids, sex, asthma, 5-lipoxygenase
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Dr. Angelo Veronese
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Ageing Research Center and Translational Medicine-CeSI-MeT, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: cancer; microRNAs; epigenetics; DNA methylation; immuno-oncology
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Dr. Ana Cervera
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Neuronal Circuits Lab, Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, Universitat de València, Av. Blasco Ibáñez 15, 46010-València, Spain
Interests: Systems neuroscience; brain oscillations; hippocampus; memory processing; attention
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Dr. Alessandra Pisciotta
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Department of Surgery, Medicine, Dentistry and Morphological Sciences with interest in Transplant, Oncology and Regenerative Medicine, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41125 Modena, Italy
Interests: dental pulp stem cells; regenerative potential; human stem cells isolated from amniotic fluid
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Dr. Alessandra Fierabracci
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Infectivology and Clinical Trials Research Department, Children’s Hospital Bambino Gesù, Viale San Paolo 15, 00146 Rome, Italy
Interests: autoimmunity; Type 1 Diabetes; endocrinopathies; T regulatory cells; autoreactive T cells; nanotechnologies; NK cells; extracellular vesicles; immunoregulation
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Prof. Dr. Takashi Kojima
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Department of Ophthalmology, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: dry eye; neuropathic pain; refractive surgery; oxidative stress; behavior science
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Prof. Dr. Hideki Shibata

Department of Applied Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan
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Assoc. Prof. Elisabetta Meacci
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Department of Experimental and Clinical Biomedical Sciences “Mario Serio”, Molecular and Applied Biology Research Unit, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Matteo Ballottari
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Department of Biotechnology, University of Verona, Strada le Grazie 15, 37134 Verona, Italy
Interests: biochemistry and molecular physiology of the photosynthetic process in higher plants and microalgae
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Andrew D. Campbell

Children’s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC, United States
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Assoc. Prof. Carlo Gabriele Tocchetti

Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Federico II University, Via Pansini 5, Edificio 2, 80131 Naples, NA, Italy
Interests: cardio-oncology; heart failure
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Assoc. Prof. Atsushi Asakura
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University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Stem Cell Institute, Minneapolis, United States
Interests: muscular dystrophy; satellite cell; gene therapy; exon skipping; muscle regeneration; iPSC; dystrophin; skeletal muscle
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Paolo Porporato
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Universita degli Studi di Torino, Department of Molecular Biotechnology and Health Sciences, Torino, Italy
Interests: Mitochondria; metabolism; cell biology
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Assist. Prof. Dr. Carmine Ostacolo
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Department of Pharmacy, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Interests: Drug design and synthesis; pharmacokinetics; food-derived bioactive molecules; voltage-gated potassium channels; TRPM8
Prof. Dr. Andreas Keller
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Stanford University School of Medicine Office, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Chair for Clinical Bioinformatics, Saarland University, Building E2.1, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany
Interests: Computational Biology; Machine Learning; Gene Regulation; Single Cell Sequencing
Prof. Dr. C. Michael Greenlief
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Director, Charles W. Gehrke Proteomics Center and the MU NMR Facility, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
Interests: biological mass spectrometry; separation of complex mixtures; quantitative proteomics; directed metabolite analysis
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Prof. Dr. Isabel Navarro
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Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Departament de Biologia Cel·lular, Fisiologia i Immunologia, Barcelona, Spain
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Prof. Dr. Encarnación Capilla
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Universitat de Barcelona, Facultat de Biologia, Departament de Biologia Cel·lular, Fisiologia i Immunologia, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: adipogenesis; adipocytes; white adipose tissue; adipokines; lipid metabolism; oxidative stress; obesity; lipodistrophy; metabolic syndrome; comparative endocrinology
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Prof. Dr. Larry Fliegel
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Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, T6G 2H7 Alberta, Canada
Interests: membrane proteins; pH regulation; Na+/H+ exchanger
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Prof. Dr. Andrea Salis
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Department of Chemical and Geological Sciences, CNBS, University of Cagliari, Italy
Consorzio Interuniversitario per lo Sviluppo dei Sistemi a Grande Interfase (CSGI), Unità Operativa Università di Cagliari, Italy
Interests: Nanostructured materials; ordered mesoporous silica; metal–organic frameworks; nano–bio interfaces and nanobiotechnologies; biocatalysis (enzyme immobilization, enzymatic biofuel production, biosensors); nanomedicine; ion-specific “Hofmeister” effects; biophysical chemistry
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Dr. Ha-Neui Kim
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Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W. Markham Street, #587 Little Rock, Arkansas 72205-7199, USA
Interests: osteoclasts; osteoblasts; osteocytes; mitochondrial biogenesis; osteoporosis; aging; cellular senescence; oxidative stress
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Prof. Dr. Tomohiko Aoe
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Department of Medicine, Pain Center, Chiba Medical Center, Teikyo University, Ichihara, Japan
Interests: ER stress; UPR; chaperone; BiP; vesicular transport; KDEL receptor; analgesia; opioid tolerance; opioid misuse; pain disorder
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Dr. Sandrine Horman
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Pole of Cardiovascular Research, Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique, Université catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Interests: platelets; metabolism; AMPK signaling; thrombosis; myocardial infarction; ventricular remodeling; fibrosis; cardiac fibroblast biology; endothelial barrier; stent; mouse models; translational research
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Dr. Joan Oliva

Emmaus Medical, Inc, 21250 Hawthorne Blvd, Suite 800., Torrance, CA, 90503, USA
Interests: Stem cells, Regenerative Medicine, Cell Sheet, Oncology, Tumor Markers, Ischemia, Cryobiology
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Dr. Luis Serrano
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Faculty of Sciences, Building Marie-Curie, Campus of Rabanales, Inorganic Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Department, University of Córdoba, 14014 Córdoba, Spain
Assoc. Prof. Daniele Dell’Orco
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Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, Section of Biological Chemistry, University of Verona,, Strada le Grazie 8, 37134 Verona, Italy
Dr. Ignazio Barbagallo

Department of Drug Sciences, University of Catania, 95123 Italy
Interests: Biochemistry, cell differentiation, oxidative stress, cancer, inflammation, lipid metabolism, metabolic syndrome, bioactivity of synthetic and natural compounds
Dr. Youri Timsit

Institut Méditerranéen d¹Océanologie, Bât. Méditerranée, Campus de Luminy-Océanomed, 13288 Marseille Cedex 9, France
Interests: Structural biology, network
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Prof. Dr. Manuel D. Gahete
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Department of Cell Biology, Physiology and Immunology, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain
Interests: molecular endocrinology; metabolism; somatostatin; ghrelin; receptors; splicing; gene expression; liver; breast; pituitary; cancer; neuroendocrine tumors; HCC; biomarkers; insulin; glucose; metabolic diseases; NAFLD; NASH; G proteins; cell culture; animal models
Dr. Efthimios Dardiotis
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School of Health Siences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Greece
Interests: genetic association studies; genetic epidemiological studies; multiple sclerosis; neuroimmunology
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Dr. Silvana Morello
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Università di Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: Tumor Immunology, Adenosine Signalling, CD73, Immunotherapy, Melanoma, Inflammation
Prof. Dr. Christian P. Pallasch
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Department I of Internal Medicine, Center for Integrated Oncology Aachen Bonn Cologne Duesseldorf, CECAD Center of Excellence on Cellular Stress Responses in Aging-Associated Diseases, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC), University of Cologne, Josef Stelzmann Street 24, 50937 Cologne, Germany
Interests: hematology; oncology and cancer research
Dr. Yoshio Sumida
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1: Department of Hepatology and Pancreatology, Aichi Medical University of Medicine, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan
2: Japan Strategic Medical Administration Research Center (J-SMARC), Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Interests: nonalcoholic steatohepatitis; oxidative stress; hepatic fibrosis; diabetes mellitus; liver cirrhosis; hepatocellular carcinoma
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Dr. Maria Beatrice Bitonti
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Università della Calabria, Cosenza, Italy
Interests: cell commitment and differentiation; plant development; plant growth plasticity; plant stress response; gene expression; DNA methylation
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Dr. Khurram Bashir
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Center for Sustainable Resource Science, RIKEN Yokohama Campus,Japan
Interests: Abiotic stress tolerance in Plants; Metal homeostasis, drought stress; Oryza sativa; Fe deficiency
Prof. Dr. Luís Gales
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University of Porto, Bioengineering & Synthetic Microbiology Group, IBMC/i3S, Porto, Portugal
Interests: Amyloid; self-assembled materials; protein crystallography; crystalline materials
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Dr. Daniela Ligi
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Dept. of Biomolecular Sciences, Section of Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University “Carlo Bo”, Urbino, Italy
Interests: chronic venous disease; bio-molecular approaches of wounds; inflammation; proteolysis; cytokines and growth factors; therapeutic options for improving wound healing
Dr. Bhama Ramkhelawon
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NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, USA
Interests: Vascular diseases, aneurysms, abdominal aneurysms, thoracic aneurysms, inflammation, macrophages, monocytes, extracellular matrix, Neuronal guidance cues, peripheral artery disease
Prof. Dr. Serge Nataf
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CarMeN Laboratory and CENS, Claude Bernard University, Oullins, France
Interests: multiple sclerosis pathophysiology; CNS-targeted autoimmunity; neuroinflammation; computational data mining; systems biology
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Dr. Myriam Calle Rubio

Pulmonary Department, Research Institute of Hospital Clínico San Carlos (IdISSC), Faculty of Medicine, University Complutense of Madrid, C/ Martin Lagos s/n, 28040, Madrid, Spain
Interests: COPD; Asthma; tobacco
Dr. Amit V. Pandey
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Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism, University Children’s Hospital Bern And Department of Biomedical Research, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse 15, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Interests: steroid metabolism; steroidogenesis; pregnenolone; cytochrome P450; P450 oxidoreductase; CYP17A1; CYP19A1; androgens; estrogens
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Prof. Dr. Raffaella Lombardi
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Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, Federico II University, Naples, Italy
Interests: cardiomyopathies; heart failure; genetics; animal models; stem cells; molecular biology
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Dr. Zorica Janjetovic

Department of Dermatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham & VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
Interests: skin, skin cancer, pigment biology and melanoma, photobiology, aging, neuroendocrinology, vitamin D, secosteroids, melatonin, oxidative stress
Prof. Dr. Amal Kaddoumi
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Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn University, Alabama, USA
Interests: Alzheimer’s disease; Cerebral amyloid angiopathy; Blood-brain barrier; Neuroinflammation; Drug development; Translational therapeutics
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Dr. Anatoly V Zherdev
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Bach Institute of Biochemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia
Interests: immunoassay; monoclonal antibodies; food-related risks; QSAR analysis
Assist. Prof. Dr. Nicoletta Filigheddu
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Department of Translational Medicine, University of Piemonte Orientale, Novara, Italy
Interests: muscle regeneration; satellite cells; muscle atrophy; ghrelin; nutritional support; signal transduction
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Dr. Alessandra Pelagalli
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Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy; Institute of Biostructure and Bioimaging, National Research Council, Naples, Italy
Interests: MSCs from domestic animal species; MSCs physiology and behavior for translational regenerative medicine; migration and proliferation of MSCs and role of Aquaporin (AQPs); MSCs, conditioned medium and microenvironment in physiological condition
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Prof. Dr. Paola Posocco
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Department of Engineering and Architecture, University of Trieste; Via A. Valerio 6/1, 34127 Trieste, Italy
Interests: self-assembling; amphiphiles; surfaces and interfaces; nanostructures; molecular recognition; adapative and stimuli-responsive materials; many-scale molecular models
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Dr. Elisabeth Jamet
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Laboratoire de Recherche en Sciences Végétales, Université de Toulouse, CNRS, UPS, 24 Chemin de Borderouge-Auzeville, BP42617, Castanet-Tolosan 31326, France
Interests: plant; cell wall biology; development; evolution; proteomics; post-translational modification; cell wall architecture; protein/protein; protein/polysaccharide interaction
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Prof. Dr. Leonardo Mastropasqua
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Department of Medicine and Aging Science, “G. d’Annunzio” University of Chieti-Pescara, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: ophthalmology; cornea and ocular surface; cataract surgery; glaucoma; retinal and macular diseases
Prof. Dr. Oleg V. Mikhailov
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Department of Analytical Chemistry, National Research Technological University, K. Marx Street 68, 420015 Kazan, Russia
Interests: inorganic chemistry; coordination chemistry; chemistry of macrocyclic compounds; theoretical and quantum chemistry; nanoscience and nanotechnology; scientometrics
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Prof. Dr. Xing Chen
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School of Information and Control Engineering, China University of Mining and Technology, Xuzhou 221116, China
Interests: bioinformatics; computational biology; systems biology; non-coding RNA; drug discovery; machine learning; network algorithm
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Prof. Dr. Shanbeh Zienolddiny
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Department of Biological and Chemical Work Environment, National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway
Interests: arbon nanotubes; Lung Cancer; Genetics; Breast Cancer; Molecular Epidemiology; Tumors
Dr. Csaba Hetényi
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Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Medical School, University of Pécs, Szigeti út 12, 7624 Pécs, Hungary
Interests: molecular structure; thermodynamics; drug design; protein science
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Prof. Dr. Cheol-Won Yun
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School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: metal biology
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Prof. Dr. Kenichi Tsuda
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1: College of Plant Sciences and Technology, Huazhong Agricultural University, Wuhan 430070, China
2: Research Group Leader, Department of Plant Microbe Interactions, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Carl-von-Linne Weg 10, 50829 Cologne, Germany
Interests: plant immunity; plant microbiota; phytohormone signaling; gene regulation; transcriptome
Prof. Michael Chan
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, National Chung Cheng University, Chia Yi, Taiwan
Interests: cancer; epigenetics; biomarkers; bioinformatics; signaling pathway
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Prof. Jan Kovár
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Department of Biochemistry, Charles University, Prague Praha, Czech Republic
Interests: signaling pathway; iron transporters; Cell proliferation; apoptosis; fatty acids
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Prof. Dr. Maura Marinozzi

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Interests: organich synthesis; steroid chemistry; Liver X Receptors modulators; oxysterols; diazo compounds
Dr. Cristina Sánchez González
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Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology “José Mataix Verdú”, Department of Physiology, Biomedical Research Center, University of Granada, Avda del Conocimiento sn., 18100 Armilla, Granada, Spain
Interests: metals, nanoparticles, micronutrients
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Prof. Alexey Moskalev
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Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow, Russia
Interests: genetics of aging; geroprotectors; biomarkers of aging; genetics of longevity
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Dr. Laura Paleari
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A.Li.Sa., Azienda Ligure Sanitaria della Regione Liguria, Genoa, Italy
Interests: cancer prevention; molecular biology; drug repurposing; health technology assessment; pharmacoeconomics
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Dr. Pierre Tennstedt
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Martini-Klinik at Medical University Hamburg-Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D-20246 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: prostate cancer; diagnosis; oncology; statistic; R project for statistical computing; biomarker
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Prof. Dr. Marie-Laure Fauconnier
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Laboratory of Chemistry of Natural Molecules, Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech, University of Liège, B-6250 Gembloux, Belgium
Interests: VOCs; aroma; flavour; essential oils; oxylipins; plant secondary metabolites
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Prof. Alma Martelli
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Department of Pharmacy, Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Interests: cardiovascular pharmacology; gasotransmitters; nutraceuticals; hydrogen sulfide; Brassicaceae; isothiocyanates; vascular inflammation; aging; endothelial dysfunction; hypertension; H2S-donors
Dr. Jaime M. Ross
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Assistant Professor, George & Anne Ryan Institute for Neuroscience, College of Pharmacy, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA
Department of Neuroscience, BioMedicum, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: mitochondrial dysfunction; metabolism; epigenetics; development; brain plasticity; models for ageing and neurodegenerative diseases and possible treatments
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Prof. Antonio Mazzocca
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Interdisciplinary Department of Medicine, University of Bari School of Medicine, I-70124 Bari, Italy
Interests: Cancer Biology and Pathogenesis; Pathobiology of hepatocellular carcinoma(HCC); Theories of cancer origin; Cancer systems biology
Prof. Dr. Giuseppina Campisi
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Department of Surgical, Oncological and Stomatological Disciplines, Sector of Oral Medicine, University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
Interests: oral diseases; onj; oral cancer; oral medicine
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Prof. Dr. Sanda M. Cretoiu
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Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, 'Carol Davila' University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest 050474, Romania
Interests: telocytes; interstitial cells; extracellular vesicles; miRNAs; microbiome
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Dr. Jos F. Brouwers
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Center for Molecular Medicine, section Molecular Cancer Research, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
Interests: lipids; lipidomics; cancer; parasites; bioinformatics; lipid peroxidation; ferroptosis
Dr. Ez-Zoubir Amri
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Institut de Biologie Valrose, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis, 28, avenue de Valombrose, 06107 Nice Cedex 2, France
Interests: obesity; diabetes; osteoporosis; nutrition; white/brown/brite/beige adipocyte; differentiation; conversion; mitochondria; PPARs; lipid metabolism and signaling
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Prof. Dr. Sang Geon Kim
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College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul 151-742, Korea
Interests: hepatology; GPCR; G-protein; cell signaling; insulin sensitivity; diabetes; metabolic diseases
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Prof. Dr. Young-Su Yi
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Department of Life Science, Kyonggi University, Korea
Interests: inflammation; inflammatory/autoimmune diseases; non-canonical inflammasomes; macrophage; anti-inflammatory therapeutics, signaling transduction; immunology; molecular biology; biochemistry
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Prof. Dr. Michung Yoon
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Department of Biomedical Engineering, Mokwon University, Daejeon, South Korea
Interests: obesity; herbal medicine; peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor α; angiogenesis; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; ginseng
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Prof. Junichi Kitagawa
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Department of Oral Physiology, School of Dentistry, Matsumoto Dental University, 1780 Gobara Hirooka, Shiojiri, Nagano 399-0781, Japan
Interests: Neurophysiology of swallowing; Neuropathic orofacial pain; Oral physiology; Oral neuroscience; Functional food for dysphagia; Neuron-glia interaction
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Prof. Dr. Cosima Damiana Calvano
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Università degli Studi di Bari, Dipartimento di Farmacia-Scienze del Farmaco, Centro Interdipartimentale SMART, Bari, Italy
Interests: MALDI mass spectrometry; liquid chromatography; novel food; food lipidomics; proteomics
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Prof. Dr. Mohamed B. Abou-Donia
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Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Interests: Neurodegeneration; Nervous system Diseases; Biomarkers; Neurotoxicology; Metabolism and Pharmaceutics
Prof. Carla Caruso

Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Building E, Largo dell’Università s.n.c., 01100 Viterbo, Italy
Interests: Plant defense mechanisms against biotic and abiotic stresses; Role of the phytohormones on plant defense strategies; Plant adaptation to harsh environments;
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Prof. Dr. Djamel Drider
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Lille University, Unit of Research BIOECOAGRO INRA 1158, 59655 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
Interests: cheese; PCR; molecular biology; genetics; microbiology; antimicrobials; food safety; food microbiology; antibacterial activity; probiotics; mycology; salmonella; lactic acid bacteria; bacteriocins; listeria monocytogenes; antimicrobial peptides; foodborne pathogens; listeria
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Prof. Sandor Lovas
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, Creighton University, School of Medicine, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
Interests: Biophysical Chemistry; Biochemistry; Peptide Chemistry; Structural Bioinformatics, Structural Proteomics; Computational Chemistry
Dr. Anna Raffaello
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Interests: mitochondria; calcium; mitochondrial calcium uniporter; skeletal muscle physiology
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Prof. Dr. Ju-Hee Kang
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College of Medicine, Inha University, Incheon, Republic of Korea
Interests: Aging-induced Sarcopenia; Obesity; Myokine; Extracellular Vesicle; Alzheimer's disease biomarker; Neurodegenerative disease
Prof. Dr. Tsuyoshi Shimo
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Division of Reconstructive Surgery for Oral and Maxillofacial Region, Department of Human Biology and Pathophysiology, School of Dentistry, Health Sciences University of Hokkaido, 1757 Ishikari-Tobetsu, Hokkaido 061-0293, Japan
Interests: hedgehog; tumor micro-environment; metastasis; targeted cancer therapy; immune surveillance
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Prof. Michal Zeman
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Department of Animal Physiology and Ethology, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia
Interests: circadian biology; developmental programming; melatonin; cardiovascular rhythms; control of metabolism
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Dr. Soochan Bae

Cardiovascular Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
Interests: oxidative stress; nanotherapy; apoptosis; inflammation; natural products; cardiovascular diseases
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Dr. Núria Gironès
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1. Centro de Biología Molecular Severo Ochoa, CSIC-UAM, Madrid, Spain
2. Instituto de Investigación La Princesa, Madrid, Spain
Interests: immunoregulation; immunopathogenesis; parasite; Trypanosoma cruzi; genomics; transcriptomics; proteomics; metabolomics
Dr. Hang Thi Thu Nguyen
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M2iSH (Microbes, intestine, inflammation and Susceptibility of the Host), Inserm U1071, INRA USC 2018, University of Clermont Auvergne, 63000 Clermont–Ferrand, France
Interests: inflammatory bowel diseases; colorectal cancer; host-pathogen interaction; mucosal immune response; intestinal microbiota; microRNA; autophagy; exosomes
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Prof. Dr. Arkadiusz Orzechowski
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Department of Physiological Sciences of the Insitute of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW, Nowoursynowska 159, 02-776 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: molecular cell physiology; cell signaling; muscle growth and development; insulin resistance; muscle cachexia; cell transplantations; stem cells; redox-dependent regulations; oxidative/nitrosative stress, antioxidants, tyrosine/serine-threonine kinases; energy metabolism; tumor growth and development; cell death and surival; immune escape; immune tolerance; bioactive substances; nutraceuticals; metabolic inhibitors; antitumor activities; tumor stem cells; lipid rafts; clusterin protein; mevalonate pathway; lipid rafts; cholesterol; Alzheimer's disease
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Prof. Dr. Kamalendra Singh
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Bond Life Sciences Center, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
Interests: HIV; virus replication; DNA polymerase; RNA polymerase; DNA replication; drug-design
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Prof. Daniele Pastori

Department of Clinical, Internal, Anaesthetic and Cardiovascular Sciences. Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: Atherosclerosis; Atrial Fibrillation; Oxidative Stress; NAFLD; liver cirrhosis; antiphospholipid syndrome
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Prof. Dr. Martin S. Weber
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Institute of Neuropathology, Department of Neurology, University Medical Center, 37099 Göttingen, Germany
Interests: Multiple sclerosis; B lymphocytes; therapy; models; NMOSD; target development; immune system
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Gherardi
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Campus Biomed Univ, Dept Med, Via Alvaro del Portillo 200, I-00128 Rome, Italy
Interests: antibiotic resistance; molecular typing; streptococcus; diagnostic microbiological methods; blood culture
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Prof. Mauricio Alcolea Palafox
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Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Departamento de Química-Fisica1, Madrid, Spain
Interests: DFT applications to different systems; infrared and Raman vibrational wavenumbers; scaling the wavenumbers; molecular structure of DNA-RNA microhelices; molecular structure of nucleobases and nucleosides
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Dr. Janine M. van Gils
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Leiden University Medical Center - LUMC, Leiden, Netherlands
Interests: axonal guidance cues; endothelium; monocyte; macrophage; atherosclerosis; netrin; cell biology
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Prof. Michela Giuliano
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Laboratory of Biochemistry, Department of Biological, Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies (STEBICEF), University of Palermo, 90127 Palermo, Italy
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Prof. Dr. Oxana V. Galzitskaya
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Institute of Protein Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Russia
Interests: aggregation; Alzheimer’s disease; intrinsically disordered proteins; antibacterial peptides
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Prof. Abel García
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Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Interests: periodontitis; oral cancer; oral squamous cell carcinoma
Prof. Dr. Sung-Joon Lee
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Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Department of Food Bioscience & Technology, College of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Korea University, South Korea
Interests: Metabolism, Obesity, Diabetes, Aroma compouds, Ectopic olfactory receptors, Nuclear receptors, Phytochemicals, Small molecules
Dr. Alexandre M. Carmo
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Instituto de Biologia Molecular e Celular, Porto, Portugal
Interests: T cell activation; inhibitory receptors; scavenger receptors; inflammation; alternative splicing
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Dr. Elvira Brunelli
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Department of Biology, Ecology and Earth Sciences (DiBEST), University of Calabria, Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: diseases in animals especially in vertebrates; organic and inorganic pollutants risk assessment; reproduction and development; innovative methods for eco-toxicology; in vivo models; use and development of molecular and morpho-functional approaches in toxicological studies; respiratory organs, their diseases and early stage of development and alterations; light, confocal and electron microscopy
Prof. Dr. Hyung-Mun Yun
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Department of Oral Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, Kyung Hee University, 26 Kyungheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02447, South Korea
Interests: Molecular and Cellular Pathology; 5-Hydroxytryptamine; Differentiation; Regeneration; Bone; CNS
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Dr. Gregor Blaha
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Department of Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
Interests: transcription-translation coupling; bacterial translation; bacterial physiology; ribosomal biogenesis; crystallography; structure-function studies
Prof. Monica Cantile

Pathology Unit-Istituto Nazionale Tumori IRCCS - Fondazione G Pascale, Napoli, Naples, Italy
Interests: diagnostic pathology; tumor biomarkers; homeobox genes; non-coding RNAs; tumor microenvironment
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Callea
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Current address: Department of Pathology and Molecular Histopathology Catholic University Healthy Allied Science (CUHAS), Bugando Medical Centre, Mwanza Tanzania; Previous address: IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesu, Department of Pathology and Molecular Histopathology, Roma, Italy
Interests: endoplasmic reticulum storage diseases; metabolic liver diseases; population genetics
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Dr. Mercedes Serrano
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Pediatric Neurology Department, Sant Joan de Déu Hospital, Barcelona, Spain; Centre for Biomedical Research on Rare Diseases (CIBER-ER) U-703, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: congenital disorders of glycosylation; calcium channels; channelopathies; intellectual disability; genetics; child neurology; cerebellar atrophy
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Dr. Anna Bersano

Cerebrovascular Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo, Besta, Via Celoria 11, 20133 Milan, Italy
Interests: cerebrovascular disease; stroke; moyamoya; CADASIL; cerebral amyloid angiopathy; Fabry disease; intracerebral haemhorrage
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Dr. Jonathan Turner
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Principal Investigator, Immune Endocrine and Epigenetics Research Group, Luxembourg Institute of Health, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Interests: behavioural epigenetics; molecular consequences of early life adversity; DNA methylation; HPA axis; glucocorticoid receptor; genetics and epigenetics of the stress response
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Prof. Dr. Erik Johnson
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Department of Biology, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC 27109, USA
Interests: G protein coupled receptor; neuropeptides; neural circuits; behavior; physiology; circadian
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Prof. Dr. Francesca Paino
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Department of Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences - University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Interests: mesenchymal stem cells; tissue engineering; osteogenic differentiation; epigenetic modifications in bone regeneration
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Prof. Dr. Claudio Luchini
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Dipartimento di Diagnostica e Sanità Pubblica (DDSP), University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Interests: pancreatic cancer; pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma; precursors of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma; IPMN; variants of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma; molecular profile of pancreatic cancer
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Dr. Hans J.C.T. Wessels
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Translational Metabolic Laboratory, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Radboud University Medical Center Geert Grooteplein Zuid 10, 6525 GA Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Interests: Protein glycosylation; mitochondrial disease; proteoforms; Proteomics; mass spectrometry; ion mobility
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Dr. Peter Deak
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Department of Genetics, Faculty of Science and Informatics, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Interests: Ubiquitin-proteasome system; role of the Anaphase Promoting Complex/Ciclosome (APC/C) in cell cycle regulation; functional analysis of deubiquitylating enzymes; Drosophila molecular genetics; disease models in Drosophila
Dr. Nami O. Yamada
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Department of Anatomy, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu University, 1-1 Yanagido, Gifu 501-1194, Japan
Interests: MicroRNA; Extracellular vesicles; Colon cancer; Tumor microenvironment; Cell-cell communication
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Assoc. Prof. Mitsugu Fujita
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Department of Microbiology, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, Japan
Interests: brain tumor, immunology, immunotherapy, glioma
Dr. Roberto Cesareo
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Unit of Metabolic Diseases, "S.M. Goretti" Hospital, Latina, Italy
Interests: parathyroid; hyperparathyroidism; hypoparathyroidism; vitamin D; thyroid nodules; thyroid thermoablation
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Dr. Stoyan Ivanov
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Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (Inserm) U1065, Université Côte d’Azur, Centre Méditerranéen de Médecine Moléculaire (C3M), Nice, France
Interests: Immunometabolism; macrophages; monocytes; atherosclerosis; migration
Dr. Eugene S. Vysotski
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Federal Research Center, Krasnoyarsk Science Center of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Biophysics SB RAS, Krasnoyarsk, Russia
Interests: bioluminescent and fluorescent proteins; molecular mechanism of bioluminescence; structure of bioluminescent proteins; bioluminescent analysis and imaging; BRET technologies
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Dr. Cécile Delettre
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Université Montpellier Sud de France, Institut of Neurosciences of Montpellier, INSERM U1051, 80 rue Augustin Fliche, Hôpital Saint Eloi, 34090 Montpellier, France
Interests: optic neuropathy; retina; mitochondria; optic nerve; link between endoplasmic reticulum and mitochondria; genetics of optic neuropathies
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Dr. Vaclav Brazda
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Institute of Biophysics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Královopolská 135, 612 65 Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: relationship between DNA structure and function; interaction of proteins with DNA, local DNA structures and DNA damage; p53 protein and carcinogenesis; bioinformatics; immunology; neurosciences; neurodegeneration
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Dr. Susana Santos
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i3S—Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde and INEB—Instituto Nacional de Engenharia Biomédica, University of Porto, 4200-135 Porto, Portugal
Interests: osteoarticular repair/regeneration; extracellular vesicles; immune cells; mesenchymal stem/stromal cells; microRNAs; biomaterial-immune cell interaction; systemic response to biomaterials
Dr. Agata Adamczyk
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Department of Cellular Signalling, Mossakowski Medical Research Centre Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, mitochondria failure, autism spectrum disorders, synaptic plasticity, signal transduction, oxidative/nitrosative stress, alpha-synuclein
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Dr. Barrie P. Bode
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Department of Biological Sciences, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL 60115, USA
Interests: amino acid transporters; cancer; glutamine metabolism
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Dr. Kiran Panickar

Science & Technology Center, Hills PNC, Topeka, KS 66617, USA
Interests: Inflammation; immunology; renal; brain; cognition
Prof. Dr. Takanori Iwata
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Department of Periodontology, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU), 1-5-45 Yushima, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, 113-8549 Japan
Interests: mesenchymal stem cells; periodontal regeneration; periodontal ligament; tissue engineering; cell sheet; cytotherapy; periodontitis
Prof. Dr. Dimitri Pestov
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Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Rowan University, Stratford, NJ, United States
Interests: ribosome biology; rRNA processing; RNA surveillance mechanisms; protein synthesis
Prof. Dr. Monica Carmosino
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Dipartimento di Scienze, Università della Basilicata, Potenza, Italy
Interests: cell physiology; renal transporters; cardiac channels; laminopathies; signal transduction; G protein-coupled receptors
Dr. Lubos Cipak
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Cancer Research Institute, Biomedical Research Center, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovak Republic
Interests: maintenance of genome stability; post-translational modification; protein kinase; splicing; helicase
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Prof. Dr. Byeong-ha Lee
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Department of Life Science, Sogang University, Seoul 04107, Korea
Interests: Plant RNA metabolism; Plant Abiotic Stress Tolerance; Plant Cambium Development
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Dr. Sanguine Byun
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Division of Bioengineering, Incheon National University, Incheon 22012, Korea
Interests: bioactive compounds; functional food; cell signaling
Dr. David Meierhofer
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Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
Interests: Mass spectrometry, proteomics, metabolomics, renal cancer, mitochondrial diseases
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Prof. Dr. Jun Seok Lee
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1. Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea
2. KIST-School UST, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: chemical proteomics, host-pathogen interaction, fluorescent probe, photo-crosslinking tag, novel protein-protein interactome mapping
Prof. Dr. Pilar F. Valerón
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Research Group in Environment and Health, Research Institute of Biomedical and Health Sciences (IUIBS), Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Instituto Canario de Investigación del Cáncer (ICIC), Faculty of Health Sciences, Paseo Blas rera Felipe s/n, 35016 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Interests: cancer; cell signaling; persistent contaminants; endocrine disruptors
Dr. Jamal Bouitbir

Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, University Hospital Basel, Hebelstrasse 20, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
Interests: skeletal muscle; heart; liver; mitochondria; oxidative stress; mitophagy; apoptosis
Dr. Apirat Chaikuad
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Goethe-Universität Frankfurt and Structural Genomics Consortium, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Interests: structural biology, protein crystallography, structure-based inhibitor development and chemical biology of signaling pathway, essentially protein kinases
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Prof. Dr. Lia Ginaldi
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Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L’Aquila, 67100 L’Aquila, Italy
Interests: osteoporosis; immunosenescence; inflammation; cytokines; aging; osteoimmunology; food allergy
Prof. Dr. Jason Peart
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School of Medical Science, Griffith University, Southport, QLD 4217, Australia
Interests: ischaemia-reperfusion; cardioprotection; cardioprotective signaling; age; diabetes; hypertrophy
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Dr. Timothy Jarome
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Interests: learning; memory; epigenetics; ubiquitin-proteasome system; reconsolidation
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Prof. Dr. Tomoyuki Kawase
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Division of Oral Bioengineering, Institute of Medicine and Dentistry, Niigata University, Niigata 951-8514, Japan
Interests: Platelet concentrates; Regenerative dentistry; Tissue engineering; Quality control
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Prof. Vincenza Barresi
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Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, Section of Medical Biochemistry, University of Catania, 95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: Genomics; Transcriptomics; Colorectal Cancer; Molecular Biomarkers
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Dr. Giuseppe Tripodo
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Department of Drug Sciences, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Interests: Drug delivery; biomaterials; polymer chemistry; micelle; hydrogel; polysaccharides
Prof. Dr. Nicoletta Di Simone
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Istituto di Clinica Ostetrica e Ginecologica, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo A. Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
Interests: high risk pregnancy; recurrent miscarriage; immunology; preeclampsia; preterm birth
Prof. Dr. Claudio Pugliesi

Department of Agriculture, Food, and Environment Sciences, University of Pisa, Italy
Interests: carotenoid biosynthesis; cell totipotency; development of axillary meristem; disease resistance; flower symmetry; nanotechnology; plant hormones; RNA silencing
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Assoc. Prof. Vladimir Zlabek
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University of South Bohemia Ceske Budejovice, Faculty of Fisheries and Protection of Waters, Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry and Biochemistry, Zatisi 728/II, 389 25 Vodnany, Czech Republic
Interests: environmental pollutants; biochemical markers; bioactive compounds; hepatic metabolism; aquatic organisms
Dr. Marc Yeste
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Biotechnology of Animal and Human Reproduction (TechnoSperm), Department of Biology, Institute of Food and Agricultural Technology, University of Girona, Pic de Peguera 15, 17003 Girona, Spain
Interests: cell biology; molecular biology; reproductive biology; cryobiology; sperm; oocyte; embryo; infertility; human reproduction; animal reproduction
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Dr. Paola Costantini

Department of Biology, University of Padova, Italy
Interests: mitochondrial (patho)physiology; Friedreich ataxia & frataxin; iron-sulfur proteins; iron-sulfur clusters assembly
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Dr. Je-Hyun Yoon
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Avenue, BSB 512B, MSC 509, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
Interests: RNA-binding protein; RNA localizatoin; noncoding RNA; mRNA decay; mRNA translation; splicing
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Prof. Dr. Jarek Baran
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Department of Clinical Immunology, Institute of Pediatrics, Jagiellonian University Medical College, Krakow, Poland
Interests: extracellular vesicles; innate immunity; immunotherapy of cancer; inflammation; tumor immunology
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Assoc. Prof. Sakhila K. Banu
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Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, USA
Interests: ovary; uterus; placenta; development; thyroid; apoptosis; oxidative stress; heavy metals; p53
Prof. Dr. Francesco Malatesta
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Department of Biochemical Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: Bioenergetics; Biophysics; Chemical Biology; Enzymology Kinetics; Molecular Medicine; Protein Chemistry Structural; Biology
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Assoc. Prof. Benedetto Ruperti
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Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment – DAFNAE, University of Padova, Legnaro, Italy
Interests: ethylene biology; fruit development and abscission; fruit ripening, ROS metabolism and post-harvest senescence; ROP GTPases in fruit trees development; responses of plants to hypoxia
Prof. Dr. Tae Y. Yune

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Interests: Spinal cord injury pathology, Neuropathic pain mechanism, Lumbar stenosis, Blood-brain barrier disruption, Stem cell transplantation, Neuroinflammation, Axon regeneration
Dr. Francisco-Javier Medina
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Centro de Investigaciones Biologicas - CSIC (CIB-CSIC), Madrid, Spain
Interests: plant biology in space; microgravity; plant cells; root meristem; cell cycle; ribosome biogenesis; nucleolus
Prof. Dr. Cuong Nguyen
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Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Interests: autoimmunity; T cell biology; Sjogren’s syndrome; single-cell analysis
Prof. Dr. Anca Maria Cimpean
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Department of Microscopic Morphology/Histology, Angiogenesis Research Center, Victor Babes University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara, Timisoara 300041, Romania
Interests: tumor angiogenesis; lymphangiogenesis; histology; pathology; molecular biology; targeted therapy; experimental models
Dr. Martin Smiesko
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Universitat Basel, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Basel, Switzerland
Interests: molecular docking; molecular dynamics simulations; cytochrome P450; nuclear receptor; off-target binding; toxicity prediction; computer-aided / rational drug design; carbohydrate mimics
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Dr. Gerard Aragonès
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Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Nutrigenomics Research Group, Tarragona, Spain
Interests: bioactive compounds; chrono-nutrition; energy homeostasis; epigenetics; functional foods; gut microbiota; leptin signalling; metabolism nutrigenomics; obesity xenohormesis
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Prof. Dr. Michael Schweizer
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Institute of Biological Chemistry, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh EH14 4AS, United Kingdom
Interests: engineering yeast metabolism; molecular biology & genetics of yeast with an emphasis on PRPP; diet/gene interaction in lipogenesis; DNA mismatch repair & genome instability
Dr. Laura Bindila
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Lipidomics Unit, Institute of Physiological Chemistry, University Medical Center of the J.G.U Mainz, Building 2422, Duesbergweg 6, 55128, Mainz, Germany
Interests: mass spectrometry; lipidomics; multiomics; biomarker discovery; therapeutic strategies; neurological disease; immune disease; metabolic disease; psychiatric disease
Prof. Dr. Claudio Letizia

Department of Translational and Precision Medicine, Unit of Secondary Arterial Hypertension, “Sapienza” University of Rome, Viale del Policlinico 155, 00165 Rome, Italy
Interests: adrenal diseases; primary aldosteronism; hypercortisolism; Cushing's syndrome; arterial hypertension; secondary hypertension; pheochromocytoma; obesity; osteoporosis
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Dr. Alejandro Martín-Montalvo
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Andalusian Center for Molecular Biology and Regenerative Medicine, CABIMER (Junta de Andalucía-CSIC-Universidad de Sevilla-Universidad Pablo de Olavide), Calle Américo Vespucio, 24, 41092 Sevilla, Spain
Interests: aging; hepatic cancer; metabolism; endocrinology
Prof. Dr. Amélia M. Silva
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Department of Biology and Environment (DeBA, ECVA), and Centre for the Research and Technology of Agro-Environmental and Biological Sciences (CITAB)
Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro, Vila Real, Portugal
Interests: cell biology and biochemistry; cell-based assays; evaluation of bioactivities of natural compounds; phytochemicals; nutraceuticals; nanoencapsulation
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Prof. Cheol Whee Park

Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 222, Banpo-daero, Seocho-gu, Seoul 06591, Korea
Interests: diabetes and its complications (diabetic nephropathy, diabetic cardiomyopathy); metabolic syndrome; angiogenesis; CKD and its complications
Dr. Noriyuki Matsukawa
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Department of Neurology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
Interests: Clinical Neurology; Alzheimer’s disease; Parkinson disease; Parkinson-related disease; Cognitive dysfunction; Neurobiology; Neurophysiology; Neuroprotection; Neurorehabilitation; Neuroradiology
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Dr. Beatrice Gagnaire
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Institute for Radioprotection and Nuclear Safety (IRSN), Laboratory of Ecotoxicology of Radionuclides
Interests: ecotoxicology; radioactive pollutants; fish, biomarkers; immune system; oxidative stress; neurology; transcriptomic
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Prof. Dr. Nereida Cordeiro
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Interdisciplinary Centre of Marine and Environmental Research (CIIMAR); Department of Chemistry, Faculty of sciences and engineering, University of Madeira, Portugal
Interests: biomaterials; microalgae; bacterial cellulose; materials biotechnology; Inverse gas chromatography
Dr. Francesca Sanguedolce

Department of Pathology, University Hospital, Viale Pinto 1, 71121 Foggia, Italy
Interests: surgical pathology; bladder cancer; prostate cancer; biomarkers
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Dr. Lorella Pascolo
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Institute for Maternal and Child Health, IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, 34137 Trieste, Italy
Interests: elementomics; iron-dyshomeostasis diseases; reproductive toxicology; endometriosis; nanomedicine; asbestos and nano-toxicology; membrane transport mechanisms; advanced imaging techniques
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Prof. Francesco Cimino
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Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche, Biologiche, Farmaceutiche ed Ambientali, Molecular Biology Lab, University of Messina, Viale G. Palatucci, 1, 98168 Messina, Italy
Interests: atherosclerosis; metabolic syndrome; inflammation; antioxidants; flavonoids
Dr. Miso Sabovic
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Department of Vascular Diseases, Ljubljana University Medical Centre, Zaloška cesta 7, SI-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
Interests: Atherosclerosis; Ageing; Ageing of cardiovascular system; Arterial wall; Arterial stiffness; Cardiovascular prevention; Diabetes; Endothelial dysfunction; Lipids; Metabolic syndrome
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Dr. Wataru Nishie
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School of Medicine, Hokkaido University Sapporo, Japan
Interests: autoimmune blistering skin disease; type XVII collagen; epidermolysis bullosa
Dr. Andreas M. Grabrucker
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Department of Biological Sciences & Bernal Institute & Health Research Institute, University of Limerick, Ireland
Interests: Autism; Alzheimer’s Disease; trace metals; zinc; nanoparticles; synaptic plasticity; SHANK proteins; gut-brain axis
Dr. Yann Gambin
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European Molecular Biology Laboratory Australia (EMBL Australia) Node in Single Molecule Science, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia
Interests: Single molecule spectroscopy; Protein-protein interactions; Protein oligomerisation; Protein folding; Innate immunity; Super-resolution microscopy
Prof. Dr. George N. Goulielmos
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Section of Molecular Pathology and Human Genetics, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Crete, Heraklion 71003, Crete, Greece
Interests: Genetics and genomics of autoinflammatory and autoimmune diseases; genetics of endometriosis; genetics of hematological and gynecological diseases; NGS for the study of complex diseases
Dr. David Mulholland
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Hess Center for Science and Medicine Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 1470 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10029, USA
Interests: cancer, prostate, bladder, resistance, nuclear receptor
Dr. Gregory P. Holland
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, San Diego State University, USA
Interests: NMR; spider silk; biopolymers; pre-biotic chemistry; biological membranes; nanoparticles and nanomaterials; electron microscopy; X-ray diffraction; thermal analysis; physical and analytical chemistry; structural biology
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Eun Joo Song
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Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, Ewha Womans University, Seoul 03760, Korea
Interests: deubiquitinating enzyme; ubiquitin-proteasome system; cell cycle; microRNA; cancer
Dr. Giuseppantonio Maisetta
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Department of Translational Research and New technologies in Medicine and Surgery, University of Pisa, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Interests: bacteria; pathogens; biofilm; bacterial virulence; persisters; antimicrobial peptides; antibiotics
Prof. Enrico Marco Gottardi
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Università degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
Interests: minimal residual disease monitoring; Real-Time PCR; oncohematology; molecular biology
Dr. Peter Koulen
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Departments of Ophthalmology and Basic Medical Science, School of Medicine, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 2411 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
Interests: drug target discovery and drug development for disorders of the CNS and retina; calcium signaling; neuroprotection; neurodegeneration; synaptic signaling; neurophysiology
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Prof. Dr. Jeong-Won Jang

The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: viral hepatitis; viral carcinogenesis; liver cancer; HBV molecular variants and integration; biomarkers; clinical and translational researches in liver diseases
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Prof. Dr. Byoung Kuk Jang
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Department of Internal Medicine, Keimyung University, Daegu, Korea
Interests: NAFLD; hepatic inflammation; hepatic fibrosis; HCC
Assoc. Prof. Saad Amer
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Division of Medical Sciences & Graduate Entry Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham, Royal Derby Hospital Centre, Uttoxeter Road, Derby 22 DE22 3DT, UK
Interests: Reproductive Medicine; Reproductive Biology; Ovarian Pathophysiology; Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
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Prof. Rosalinda Sorrentino
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Department of Pharmacy (DIFARMA),University of Salerno, Italy
Interests: Cancer, carcinogenesis, Lung cancer, drug resistance, immunotherapy, inflammation
Dr. Beata Brożek-Płuska
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Faculty of Chemistry, Lodz University of Technology, 93-590 Łódź, Wróblewskiego 15 street, Poland
Interests: vibrational spectroscopy; Raman spectroscopy and imaging; IR spectroscopy; photochemistry and laser spectroscopy with special emphasis on mechanisms of chemical and physical processes occurring in picosecond and femtosecond time scale; Raman imaging; SNOM; AFM
Prof. Dr. Manuela Di Franco

Department of "Scienze Cliniche Internistiche, anestesiologiche, cardiovascolari- SCIAC", Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: early arthritis; rheumatoid arthritis; inflammatory arthritis; chronic pain; fibromyalgia
Dr. Yosuke Minami
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National Cancer Center Hospital East, Kashiwa, Japan
Interests: leukemia; molecular target therapy; immunotherapy
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Prof. Satoshi Gojo
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Department of Regenerative Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, 465 Kajii cho, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto 602-8655, Japan
Interests: mitochondrial biology; lysosomal biology; organella; RNA decay; gene therapy
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Prof. Dr. Víctor Sánchez-Margalet
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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Immunology, University of Seville, Sevilla, Spain
Interests: leptin structure; leptin expression regulation; leptin receptor; leptin signaling; leptin action at central level; leptin as adipokine; leptin as a cornerstone of immunometabolism; leptin as link between obesity and associated pathophysiology, such as diabetes, cancer, rheumatologic diseases, or cardiovascular diseases
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Dr. Balázs Gaszner
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Department of Anatomy, Research group for mood disorders, Centre for Neuroscience, University of Pecs Medical School, Pecs, Hungary
Interests: animal models for depression; anxiety; behavior; neuropeptides; Edinger-Westphal nucleus; depression in Parkinsons' disease; neuroanatomy; CRH
Dr. Tamer Mohamed
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University of Louisville, Room 122 Baxter II Building 580 S Preston Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Interests: cardiac regeneration; heart slice culture; gene therapy; cardiotoxicity
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Prof. Dr. Byeong-Churl Jang
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Department of Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine, Keimyung University, Daegu 42601, Korea
Interests: adipocyte differentiation; adipogenesis; anti-obesity drug; cell signaling; apoptosis; anti-cancer drug; Autophagy, skin wrinkle; skin barrier
Prof. Dr. Stefano Guadagni
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Departement of Applied Clinical Sciences and Biotechnology, University of L'Aquila, via Vetoio, 67100, L'Aquila, Italy
Interests: Surgical oncology; Precision oncotherapy; colorectal cancer; skin cancers; loco-regional chemotherapy
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Dr. Eva Katona

Division of Clinical Laboratory Science, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Debrecen, Debrecen H-4032, Hungary
Interests: thrombosis and haemostasis; fibrinolysis; factor XIII, alpha2 plasmin inhibitor, immunoassay development; monoclonal antibody production
Dr. Yun Kyung Kim

Principal Research Scientist, Brian Science Institute, Korea Institute of Science & Technology (KIST), Seoul 02792, Korea
Interests: Neurodegenerative disorder, Brain imaging, AD mouse model
Dr. Alessandro Cannavo

Department of Translational Medical Science, Federico II University of Naples, Naples, Italy
Interests: Heart Failure; Cardiovascular Disease; G protein coupled receptor; Ischemia; Neurodegeneration; Periodontitis; Inflammation; Metabolism; Pharmacology; Gene-therapy
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Prof. Dr. László Csernoch
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Department of Physiology, Medical Faculty, University of Debrecen, H-4002 Debrecen, Hungary
Interests: calcium signaling; skeletal muscle; excitation-contraction coupling
Assoc. Prof. Dev Karan

Department of Pathology, Prostate Cancer Center of Excellence, MCW Cancer Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226​, USA
Interests: prostate cancer; tumor immunology; immunotherapy; tumor microenvironment
Dr. Kyoichiro Tsuchiya
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Third Department of Internal Medicine, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Medicine and Engineering, University of Yamanashi, Yamanashi, Japan
Interests: diabetes; obesity; atherosclerosis
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Dr. Palsamy Periyasamy

University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
Interests: Epigenetics (including miRNA and lncRNAs);Autophagy; Mitochondrial dysfunction (mitophagy); Neuroinflammation; HIV and drug abuse; Inflammasomes; Nrf2/Keap1 signaling; Inflammaging; Glial activation
Dr. Uzma Ayesha Hasan

Centre International de Recherche en Infectiologie, INSERM, U1111, 69007 Lyon, France
Interests: NK cells; TLRs; HBV; CRISPR-Cas screens; cancer
Dr. Dragos Cretoiu
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Department of Cellular and Molecular Biology and Histology, Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania; Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center, National Institute for Mother and Child Health, Bucharest, Romania
Interests: genetics, genomics, NGS, bioinformatics, molecular medicine, miRNA, personalized medicine, oncology, telocytes
Prof. Damiana Pieragostino
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Department of Medial, Oral and Biotechnological Science, University of G. d'Annunzio of Chieti-Pescara, Chieti, Italy
Interests: proteomics; metabolomics; biomarker discovery; multiple sclerosis; extracellular vesicles
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Prof. Dr. Zdeněk Zadák

University Hospital Hradec Králové, Department of Research and Development, Head of Department, Sokolská Str. 581, 500 05 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
Interests: DNA damage; DNA reparation; glycocalyx; ischemia reperfusion; intensive care; lipidomics; metabolomics; muscle metabolism; nutrition; nutraceuticals; oxidative stress
Dr. Jung-Ae Kim
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Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology(KRIBB), Daejeon, South Korea
Interests: epigenetics; cancer; metabolism; hypoxia; cell state, drug resistance
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Dr. Michael Danquah

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Chattanooga, United States
Interests: Bioaffinity Systems; Biomolecular Separation; Nanomedicine; Bioremediation
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Prof. Dr. Joo-Won Jeong

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, College of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul 02447, Korea
Interests: angiogenesis; hypoxia; autophagy; cancer biology; neurodegenerative disorder
Prof. Dr. Paola Manini
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Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Interests: organic synthesis; natural compounds; functional materials; nanoparticles; luminescent compounds; NMR spectroscopy; mass spectrometry; UV-visible and fluorescent spectroscopy; thin film processing
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Prof. Dr. Goshi Shiota
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Faculty of Medicine, Tottori University, Tottori 683-8504, Japan
Interests: regenerative medicine, stem cell biology, hepatology, cancer stem cell, hepatocellular carcinoma, small molecule compound
Dr. Wageha Awad
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Clinic for Poultry and Fish Medicine, Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, University for Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Austria
Interests: nutritional physiology; gut health; host-pathogens interaction; mycotoxins; feed additives
Dr. Chiara Donati
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Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche Sperimentali e Cliniche "M.Serio", viale GB Morgagni 50, 50134 Firenze, Italy
Interests: sphingosine 1-phosphate; signal transduction; fibrosis; skeletal muscle regeneration; stem cells
Dr. Nick Barlev
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Institute of Cytology RAS, Saint‐Petersburg 194064, Russia
Interests: p53; EMT; post-translational modifications; proteasomes; chromatin; iPSCs; DNA damage; cell signaling
Dr. Delvac Oceandy
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Division of Cardiovascular Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
Interests: cardiac remodelling, heart failure, cardiac regeneration, Hippo pathway, stem cell treatment, iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes
Prof. Dr. Magda Anna de Eguileor
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University of Insubria; Dept. of Biotechnology and Life Sciences; Via J.H Dunant; 21100 Varese; Italy.
Interests: Invertebrate animal models; Innate immunity; Development; Regeneration processes; Aging; Amyloidogenesis; Cell biology; 3D cellular models.
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Assoc. Prof. Julio Vera-González
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Department of Dermatology, Faculty of Medicine, University Hospital Erlangen and Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, 91052 Erlangen, Germany
Interests: cancer systems biology; systems immunology; systems neurobiology; network biology; ncRNA regulation; multilevel modelling; computational modeling in drug target discovery
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Prof. Dr. Silvia María Díaz Prado
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1. Grupo de Terapia Celular y Medicina Regenerativa. Departamento de Fisioterapia, Medicina y Ciencias Biomédicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Centro de Investigaciones Científicas Avanzadas (CICA), Universidade da Coruña, A Coruña, Spain
2. Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de A Coruña (INIBIC), SERGAS, A Coruña, Spain. Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red Bioingeniería, Biomateriales y Nanomedicina (CIBER-BBN), Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII, Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: cell therapy, regenerative medicine, mesenchynal stem cells (MSCs), induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), osteoarthritis, cartilage, condrocytes, scaffolds
Prof. Dr. Margarita Martín
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Head of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Unit, Biomedicine Department, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Barcelona, Carrer de Casanova 143, E-08036 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: immunoreceptors; adaptor molecules; signal transduction; regulation of immune system; mast cells; allergy, anaphylaxis; KIT oncogenic disorders
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Prof. Young Mok Yang
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Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: cancer; inframmation; Jak/STAT pathway; natural compounds; sulfur; tannin; drug development
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Prof. Dr. Shafiq Khan
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Center for Cancer Research and Therapeutic Development, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA, United States
Interests: Prostate cancer; Cell signaling; cell proliferation; cell migration/invasion
Prof. Dr. Akira Hara

Department of Tumor Pathology, Gifu University, Gifu 5011194, Japan
Interests: Stem cell;Tumor pathology; Molecular pathology; Neuropathology; Histopathology; Carcinogenesis; Genetically modified animals
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Dr. Natalie Borg
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Head, Immunity and Immune Evasion Lab, School of Health and Biomedical Sciences, RMIT University, Bundoora 3083, Australia
Interests: innate immunity; host-pathogen interactions; immune evasion; nucleocytoplasmic transport; ubiquitination
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Dr. Reza Rahimian
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McGill Group for Suicide Studies, Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Interests: Neuroinflammation; Microglia; Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Brain ischemia; Neurodegeneration; Serotonin; Depression
Prof. Dr. Daniela Turchetti
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Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Unit of Medical Genetics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Interests: hereditary cancer; genetic counseling; genetic education; BRCA genes; Lynch Syndrome; colorectal polyposis; multi-tumor syndromes
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Dr. Nina K. Popova
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Department of Behavioral Neurogenomics, Institute of Cytology and Genetics, Lavrentyeva av. 10, 630090 Novosibirsk, Russia
Interests: brain neurotransmitters; behavior; brain serotonin system; neurotrophic factors; aggression; depression
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Prof. Dr. Maria G. Bottone
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Laboratory of Cellular Biologyand Neurobiology, Department of Biology and Biotecnology, University of Pavia, Italy
Interests: cell death; brain tumors; cisplatin; new platinum compounds; microscopy; immunohistochemistry; cell cultures
Dr. George Komis
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Center of the Region Hana for Biotechnological and Agricultural Research, Palacky University, Olomouc 78371, Czech Republic
Interests: cell division plane orientation; cell morphogenesis; confocal laser scanning microscopy; microtubule dynamics; mitogen activated protein kinases; mitotic spindle; phragmoplast; plant cytoskeleton; spinning disk microscopy; structured illumination microscopy
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Dr. Marcin Poreba
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Department of Biological Chemistry and Bioimaging, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: proteases; mass cytometry; cancer prodrugs; activity-based probes; caspases; cell death; unnatural amino acids; enzymes imaging; biological chemistry
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Dr. Cesare Patrone
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Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: stroke; diabetes; obesity; neuroplasticity; neurogenesis; neuroprotection
Prof. Vittoria Raffa
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Dr. Yusuke Takahashi

Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
Interests: Dental pulp, wound healing, dental regeneration, pulp capping, stem cells
Prof. Dr. Verónica Martínez-Cerdeño
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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Institute For Pediatric Regenerative Medicine, MIND Institute University of California Davis, CA, USA
Interests: Neuroanatomy; brain evolution; brain development; autism; Fragile X
Dr. Filipe Pereira
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University of Porto, Portugal
Interests: genetics; forensics; genomics; phylogenetics; DNA structures; animal domestication; biodiversity; genetic tests; mitochondrial DNA
Dr. Ju-Ock Nam

Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Kyungpook National University, Daegu 41566, Korea
Interests: tumor microenvironment, obesity, cell signaling
Prof. Dr. Clelia Tiziana Storlazzi
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Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, Department of Biology, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: genetics, cancer, leukemia, cytogenetics, fusion transcript, circular RNA
Dr. Daniel W. Nixon

Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
Interests: adipokines and cancer; cancer and Alzheimer’s disease; cancer; obesity and diet
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Assist. Prof. Spyros S. Skandalis
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Panepistimion Patron, Patra, Greece
Interests: extracellular matrix pathobiology; hyaluronan; CD44; tumor microenvironment; pharmacological targeting
Dr. Jaap G. Neels
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INSERM U1065, C3M, Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, Bâtiment Universitaire Archimed, France
Interests: inflammation associated with obesity; type 2 diabetes; cardiovascular disease
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Dr. Farhad Kosari
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Department of Molecular Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, United States
Interests: Bioinformatics; therapy resistance in cancer; neuroendocrine lung; prostate cancers
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Dr. Isotta Chimenti
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Department of Medical Surgical Sciences and Biotechnologies, “La Sapienza” University of Rome, 04100 Italy
Interests: cardiovascular regeneration; cardiac stromal cells; oxidative stress in the cardiovascular system
Dr. Maria Lisa Garavaglia

Department of Biosciences, University of Milan, 20122 Milan, Italy
Interests: redox cell biology: stress / oxidative damage bioindicators and redox alterations of glutathione and related low molecular weight thiols in physiological and pathological conditions
Dr. Veronica Truniger
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CEBAS- CSIC, Centro de Edafología y Biología Aplicada del Segura, 30100 Murcia, Spain
Interests: cap-independent translation, resistance to plant virus, plant virus-host interaction, plant virology
Dr. Xesús Feás
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Academy of Veterinary Sciences of Galicia, Edificio EGAP, Rúa Madrid, No. 2-4, 15707 Santiago de Compostela, (A Coruña), Spain
Interests: Apiculture; Bee products; Invasion science; Vespa velutina; Asian hornet; Molecularly Imprinting Polymers (MIPs); Food safety
Prof. Dr. Youngmi Jung
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Department of Biological Sciences, Pusan National University, Pusan 46241, Korea
Interests: Liver fibrosis; liver regeneration; liver disease; adult stem cell; exosome; cellular transdifferentiation; microRNAs; hepatic stellate cells
Dr. Emanuela Grassilli

Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano - Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Interests: Bruton tyrosine kinase, epithelial cancers, target therapy, drug resistance
Prof. Dr. Wojciech Jóźwicki
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Department of Tumour Pathology and Pathomorphology in Department of Oncology, Collegium Medicum, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Romanowska Street 2, Bydgoszcz 85-796, Poland
Interests: TILs; NDN; bladder cancer; UBC; VDR; melanoma; Vitamin D; Treg; immune system
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Dr. Mauro Angeletti
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Dept. Biosciences, University of Camerino, Camerino, Italy
Interests: proteases regulation in neurodegenerative disorders; proteasome; cofactors-mimicking plant metabolites as enzyme modulators; thermodynamic and kinetic functional characterization using biosensors; molecular docking
Dr. Nicolas Rispail
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CSIC - Instituto de Agricultura Sostenible (IAS), Cordoba, Spain
Interests: Plant-Pathogen Interaction; Plant Disease; Plant Breeding for resistance; Genome-wide Association Mapping; Resistance mechanism; Legumes; Pea; Fusarium oxysporum; oat; Crop adaptation
Assoc. Prof. Dimitra Gkika
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Cell Physiology Lab/Inserm U1003, Laboratory of Excellence, Ion Channels Science and Therapeutics, Université de Lille, 59655 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
Interests: TRP channels; steroid; androgens; non genomic hormonal regulation; ion channel partner protein; cell migration; prostate cancer; tumor angiogenesis
Dr. Hae-Dong Jang

Department of Food and Nutrition, Hannam University, Daejeon 34504 , Korea
Interests: anti-adipogenisis through ROS control; anti-osteoclastogenesis through ROS control; pre-electrophilic natural compounds
Dr. Byung-Hoon Jeong
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Korea Zoonosis Research Institute, Jeonbuk National University, Iksan, Jeonbuk 54531, Korea
Interests: prion diseases; neurodegenerative disorders; prion protein gene (PRNP); prion-like protein gene (PRND); shadow of prion protein gene (SPRN); prion-related protein gene (PRNT); population genetics; genomics; bioinformatics
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Dr. Francesca Lantieri
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Dipartimento di Scienze della Salute, Sezione Biostatistica, Università degli Studi di Genova, Genova, Italy
Interests: My research interests focus on the study of human diseases through the statistical analysis of the biological and genetical data and in particular the dissection of the genetics of complex diseases
Prof. Dr. Catalin Filipeanu
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Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
Interests: GPCR (G protein-coupled receptors); orphan GPCR; Angiotensin type I receptor (AT1R); Angiotensin Converting Enzyme 2 (ACE2); Rab GTP-ases; cannabinoid receptors
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Prof. Dr. Michele Maffia
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Università del Salento, Lecce, Italy
Interests: cell physiology and differentiation; adaptive physiology; neurodegeneration; cancer biology; functional proteomics
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Dr. Barbara Marengo
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Department of Experimental Medicine, General Pathology Section, University of Genova, Italy
Interests: chemoresistance; cancer metabolism; oxidative balance; signal transduction; cell death; neuroblastoma
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Prof. Dr. Jae Bum Kim
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Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: adipocyte; adipose tissue; insulin resistance; inflammation; lipogenesis
Dr. Urmil Bansal
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University of Sydney Plant Breeding Institute, Faculty of Science School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Cobbitty, NSW 2570 Australia
Interests: Host-pathogen Interaction; Wheat rusts; Resistance genes; gene discovery and deployment of rust resistance genes; Molecular makers
Dr. Claudia Ghigna
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Institute of Molecular Genetics Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza National Research Council (IGM-CNR), Via Abbiategrasso, 207 , 27100 Pavia (PV), ITALY
Interests: alternative splicing; mRNA processing; RNA binding proteins; angiogeneis; vanscular biology; cancer
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Dr. Bernd Stratmann
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Herz- and Diabeteszentrum NRW, Diabeteszentrum, Ruhr Universität Bochum, 32545 Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
Interests: metabolic cardiomyopathy; reactive glucose metabolites; diabetic late complications
Assoc. Prof. Hyun Ho Park
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Lab of Protein Structure/Targeted Drug, College of Pharmacy, Chung-Ang University, Seoul 06974, Korea
Interests: innate immunity; cell death and survival; structural biology; protein interaction domains
Prof. Dr. Pascale V. Guillot
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University College London, London, United Kingdom
Interests: stem cells; pluripotency; cell therapy; regenerative medicine; personalised medicine; cellular reprogramming
Dr. Serena Bonin
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DSM-Department of Medical Sciences-University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
Interests: molecular pathology; tissue fixation and related molecular issues; skin melanoma; pre-analytical procedures for IVD; transcriptomics; liquid biopsy
Dr. Kengo Iwasaki

Osaka Dental University, Institute for Dental Research, Osaka, Japan
Prof. Pietro Impellizzeri
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Department of Human Pathology of Adult and Childhood “Gaetano Barresi”, University of Messina, Messina 98125, Italy
Interests: neonatal and pediatric surgery, minimally invasive surgery and basic science
Prof. Dr. Robert M. Verdijk
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1. Erasmus MC University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands;
2. The Rotterdam Eye Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands;
3. Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Interests: ocular oncology; neuro-oncology; autoimmune periorbital disease
Dr. Georgia Tanou
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Institute of Soil Science and Water Resources, Hellenic Agricultural Organization-Demeter, Thermi, GR-57001, Thessaloniki, Greece
Interests: horticulture; High Throughput Sequencing; proteomics; metabolomics; abiotic stress; plant physiology
Dr. Klaus Brusgaard
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Department of Clinical Genetics, Odense University Hospital, Odense, Denmark; Institute of Health, Southern Danish University, Denmark
Interests: clinical genetics in rare disease; next Generation Sequencing; WGS; WES; transcriptomics; DNA engineering; cell culture
Prof. Dr. Athanasia Mouzaki
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Division of Hematology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Patras Medical School, Patras, Greece
Interests: cellular and molecular immunology; immunohematology; T-cells; cytokines; transcription; HIV-1; autoimmunity
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Dr. Ágnes Enyedi

2nd Department of Pathology, Semmelweis University, Faculty of Medicine, Budapest, Hungary
Interests: cell biology; calcium signaling; calcium pumps; autophagy; apoptosis; melanoma and breast cancer
Prof. Dr. W.W.M. Pim Pijnappel
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Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Interests: lysosomal storage disorders; regenerative medicine; personalized medicine; gene therapy; CRISPR/cas9; antisense oligonucleotides; skeletal muscle; stem cells; cartilage; organ on a chip
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Prof. Hiranmoy Das
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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX, USA
Interests: Gamma delta T cells; stem cells; KLF2; myeloid cells; autophagy
Dr. Florence Velge-Roussel
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Team FRAME— GICC - EA 7501, BIO3 Institute, 37000 Tours, France
Interests: fondamental; immunology; human immunology; dendritic cells; immune tolerance; immunotherapy; antibody format; therapeutic antibodies; infectious diseases; organ graft
Dr. Christian Wadsack
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Medical University of Graz, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Austria
Interests: human placenta; maternal to fetal lipid axis; bioactive lipids and placental function; placental; endocannabinoids; crosstalk of placental macrophages and endothelial cells; ex vivo placental perfusion model; maternal to fetal transfer of drugs; placental exosomes; gestational diabetes; preeclampsia; inflammation in pregnancy
Dr. Marco Baralle
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International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Trieste, Italy
Interests: pre-mRNA alternative splicing; genetic disease; pharmaceutical
Prof. Barbara Cellini
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Department of Experimental Medicine, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Interests: rare disorders; Vitamin B6; protein folding; pharmacological chaperones; enzyme administration; hyperoxaluria
Prof. Dr. Codruta Soica
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Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Victor Babes", Eftimie Murgu Square, No. 2, 300041 Timisoara, Romania
Interests: drug design; supramolecular complexes; natural compounds; drug analysis; cyclodextrin
Dr. Elena Bresciani

School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, 20900 Monza, Italy
Interests: pharmacology; endocrinology; metabolism; miRNA; calcium signalling; adipose organ; sarcopenia; aging
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Prof. Dr. Gregory J. Bix
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Clinical Neuroscience Research Center, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Interests: stroke; vascular dementia; traumatic brain injury
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Dr. Konstantin I. Agladze

1. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow, Russian Federation
2. M.F.Vladimirsky Moscow Regional Clinical Research Institute, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: tissue engineering; optical mapping of excitation; reentry waves
Assoc. Prof. David S. Weber
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Physiology and Cell Biology, College of Medicine, University of South Alabama
Interests: endothelium; endothelial dysfunction; vascular smooth muscle; arterial remodeling; reactive oxygen species; hypertension; metabolic syndrome; vascular disease
Dr. Scott Levick
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Faculty of Medicine and Health, the University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Interests: cardiac fibrosis; heart failure; neuropeptides; inflammatory cell; diabetes
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Dr. Woojin Jun
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Chonnam National University, South Korea
Interests: Functional Foods, Fatty Liver, Sarcopenia, Oxidative Stress, Endurance Exercise Capacity
Prof. Dr. Lin L. Mantell
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St. John's University, Queens/ Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Northwell Health System, Manhasset, United States
Interests: acute lung injury, pulmonary infection, ventilator-associated pneumonia, inflammation, oxidative stress, redox regulation, antioxidants, anti-inflammatory reflex, nitric oxide, cystic fibrosis, macrophages
Dr. Rodolfo Negri
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Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Interests: chromatin structure and function; histone modifications; histone demetylases inhibitors
Prof. Dr. Thomas Dittmar
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Chair of Immunology, Witten/Herdecke University, 58448, Witten, Germany
Interests: cell fusion; breast cancer; stem cells; macrophages; inflammation; metastasis; drug resistance
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Dr. Aldo Bonaventura

Pauley Heart Center, Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA; First Clinic of Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
Interests: diabetes; hypoglycemia; obesity; cardiovascular disease; biomarkers; pericarditis; NLRP3 inflammasome; IL-1beta; neutrophils; atherosclerosis
Prof. Chul Geun Kim
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College of Natural Sciences, Hanyang University, 222 Wangshipri-ro, Sungdong-gu, Seoul 04763, Korea
Interests: Transcriptional Regulation; transcription factors; chromatin remodeling complexes; cell fate decision; erythropoiesis; cancer stem cells; anticancer drugs
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Dr. Svyatoslav Kondrat
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Department of Complex Systems, Institute of Physical Chemistry PAS, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: soft condensed matter physics; ionic liquids, energy storage, supercapacitors; phase transitions, critical Casimir forces; colloids; biophysics, diffusion in crowded environments; simulations
Dr. Sergio Oddi
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Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy
Interests: biochemistry; endocannabinoid system; neuroscience; neurodegeneration
Prof. Dr. Edouard Alphandéry
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1. Institut de Minéralogie, de Physique des Matériaux et de Cosmochimie, Sorbonne Universités, 75005 Paris, France.
2. Nanobacterie, 36 boulevard Flandrin, 75116 Paris, France.
Interests: nanomedicine; nano-oncology; nanotechnology; magnetososomes; natural nanoparticle; cancer; iron oxide nanopartcile
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Prof. Dr. Alain Lescure
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University of Strasbourg, UPR ARN du CNRS, IBMC, 2 allee Konrad Roentgen, 67084 Strasbourg, France
Interests: oxidative stress; molecular mechanisms in stress defense; selenium; selenoprotein; nutrition; antioxidant; molecular mechanisms in muscle inherited disorders; central muscular dystrophy; biochemistry; animal model
Prof. Dr. Alexey V. Pshezhetsky
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University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada
Interests: Glycobiology; sialic acids; neuraminidases; sialidases; lysosomal diseases; mucopolysaccharidosis; Sanfilippo disease; sialidosis; synaptic transmission; neurodegeneration; neuroinflammation; mouse models; atherosclerosis; diabetes type 2; inborn errors of metabolism; gene therapy
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Dr. Tae Sub Park
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Graduate School of International Agricultural Technology, Seoul National University, Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do 25354, Korea
Dr. Tamara Tuuminen

Kruunuhaka Medical Center, Helsinki, Finland
Interests: ecological/environmental medicine, mold-related illness (dampness sand mold hypersensitivity syndrome, DMHS), clinical diagnostics of DMHS, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity all issues related to the pathogennesis and treatment; Sensitivity to Electromagnetic Field; Clinical Nutrituion
Dr. Sandra V. Fernandez
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Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
Interests: breast cancer; circulating tumor cells (CTCs); cell-free DNA (cfDNA); cell-tumor DNA (ctDNA); liquid biopsies; genetic variants
Prof. Dr. Francesco Panzuto
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Digestive and Lilver Disease Unit, Sant’Andrea University Hospital. ENETS Center of Excellence, Rome, Italy
Interests: neuroendocrine tumors; digestive oncology; pancreatic diseases; gut hormones
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Dr. Silvia Di Angelantonio
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Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
Interests: microglia; neuronal development; microglia neuron crosstalk; Alzheimer's disease; astrocytes synaptic modulation; retinal organoids; cortical organoids; iPSC derived neurons; retinal biomarkers for neurodegenerative disorders; 3D bioprinting; FragileX syndrome
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Dr. Antonella Marino Gammazza

Department of Biomedicine, Neurosciences and advanced Diagnostics (BiND), Univerity of Palermo, Italy
Interests: Stress proteins, Hsp60, cancer, neuroscience, infalmmation, anatomy, molecular biology and morphology
Prof. Dr. Joo-Yong Lee

Asan Institute for Life Sciences, Asan Medical Center, Seoul 05505, Korea
Interests: neurodegenerative diseases; neuronal death; neurobiology of zinc; brain monocarboxylate; apolipoproteins; brain energy metabolism; amyloid-beta toxicity; proteolytic enzymes in brain diseases
Prof. Dr. Sang-Wook Park
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Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
Interests: Plant Pathology; Plant Physiology; Plant-Microbe Interactions
Dr. Benedetto Grimaldi
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Department of Drug Discovery and Development, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Via Morego, 30 16163 Genova, Italy
Interests: Drug discovery and development; multi-target agents; circadian clock; autophagy; human pathologies; molecular connections between diverse transcriptional networks
Dr. Jessica Maiuolo

Health sciences department, University Magna Graecia of Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: blood brain barrier; neurodegenerative diseases; cellular biology and pharmacology
Prof. Sang-Gun Ahn
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Department of Pathology, School of Dentistry, Chosun University 309 Pilmun-daero, Dong-gu, Gwangju, 61452, Korea
Interests: cellular stress defense mechanism; aging and metabolism; photodynamic therapy in cancer
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Dr. Matteo Bonini
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Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Schiences, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy;
National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Interests: Asthma; COPD; Precision Medicine; Biologics; Electronic-Health; Exercise
Prof. Dr. Roberta Tarallo
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Department of Medicine, Surgery and Dentistry "Scuola Medica Salernitana", University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: cancer biology; functional genomics; epigenomics; chromatin remodelling; endocrine-resistance; interaction proteomics
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Prof. Dr. Vicente M. Aguilella
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Lab Molecular Biophysics, Dept Physics, Universitat Jaume I, Castellon (Spain)
Interests: transport in ion channels; bacterial porins; viroporins; membrane electrostatics
Dr. Silvia Melgar
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APC Microbiome Ireland, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
Interests: host-microbe interactions; intestinal inflammation; diet-microbiota-host interactions; early life impact on immune development in health and disease; inflammatory bowel disease; colon cancer; preclinical models; organoids and epithelial cell biology; drug discovery and delivery
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Prof. Deog-Bon Koo
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Department of Biotechnology, College of Engineering, Daegu University, 201 Daegudae-ro, Jillyang, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk 38453, Republic of Korea
Interests: embryo development; apoptosis; antioxidants; infertility; mitochondrial function; ER stress; gene expression; mammals
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Dr. Mark Osborn
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Division of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Minneapolis, United States
Interests: fibroblasts; Fanconi Anemia; gene editing; crispr/cas9; cell transplantation; nucleases; cellular therapies; base; prime editing
Dr. Pawel Dobrzyn
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Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: physiology; endocrinology; metabolism; lipids; lipogenesis; lipolysis; stearoyl-CoA desaturase; angiogenesis; cardiovascular system; mitochondria; obesity; type 2 diabetes; transcription factors
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Prof. Dr. Roger Dawkins
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C.Y. O'Connor ERADE Village Foundation, Perth, Australia
Interests: Evolution; Immunogenetics; Genomics; Ancestral Haplotypes; Speciation and Individuality; Cattle; Muscle; Olfaction
Prof. Dr. Daniela Tavian
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Laboratory of Cellular Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Milan, Italy
Interests: Human Genetics, Lymphedema, Neutral Lipid Storage Disease
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Dr. Andrea Angius
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Institute of Biomedical and Genetic Research (CNR), Cagliari, Italy and University of Sassari, Italy
Interests: cancer genetics; colorectal cancer; miRNA; RNA-seq and single-cell profiling; rare genetic diseases; molecular diagnosis; metabolism; bioinformatics; integrated omics approaches; precision medicine
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Prof. Dr. Dimitrios Agas
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School of Biosciences and Veterinary Medicine, University of Camerino, Camerino (MC), Italy
Interests: Bone homeostasis, Osteopenia, Inflammatory Bone diseases, Bone Marrow niches, Bone Marrow Mesenchymal stem cells
Dr. Salvatore Coniglio
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New Jersey Center for Science, Technology and Mathematics, Kean University, Union, NJ, United States
Interests: cancer; glioblastoma; invasion; macrophages; microenvironment; microglia; chemokines; metastasis
Dr. Eleonora Vecchio

Università degli Studi Magna Graecia di Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: apoptosis; cell cycle; cell proliferation; cancer-related biochemical pathways; Myc-driven tumorigenesis
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Dr. Miguel Hueso
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Hospital Universitari Bellvitge, Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica de Bellvitge‐IDIBELL, 08907, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: Dialysis; Vascular pathology; molecular medicine; predictive medicine; inflammation; ncRNAs; Artificial Intelligence; Data Science; nanotechnology; organs-on-a-chip
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Dr. Ander Matheu
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Cellular Oncology group, Biodonostia Health Research Institute, E-20014 San Sebastian, Spain
Interests: stem cell biology; oncology; aging; frailty; neuroscience
Prof. Dr. Seema Singh
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Department of Pathology, College of Medicine Mitchell Cancer Institute, University of South Alabama 1660 Springhill Avenue, Mobile, AL 36604-1405, USA
Interests: Health Disparities; Breast cancer; Inflammation; Cytokines; Tumor microenvironment
Dr. Bruno Manadas
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CNC–Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: proteomics;translational biomarkers; neurodegenerative disorders
Prof. Alessandra Tosco
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Department of Pharmacy, University of Salerno, Italy
Interests: Helicobacter pylori infection; host-pathogen interaction; gastrointestinal TFF1 protein; epigentic mechanisms
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Dr. Giovanni Matarese
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Department of Biomedical, Odontostomatological, Sciences and of Morphological and Functional Images, School of Dentistry, University of Messina, Italy
Interests: Interdisciplinarity of orthodontic treatments. Quality of life in dental patients. Dento-facial malformations, implications of juvenile idopathic arthritis on the temporomandibular joint, dental treatments in patients with special needs, affected by connectivitis, scleroderma. Periodontal pathologies in patients with important systemic pathologies
Dr. Thomas Falguières
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French Institute of Health and Medical Research, Inserm, Paris-Saclay University, Faculty of Science, Rue des Adèles, Bâtiment 440, Orsay, France
Interests: ABC transporters; cell biology; cell models; bile secretion; rare cholestatic diseases; targeted pharmacotherapy
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Dr. Robert J. Chilton
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University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, USA
Interests: internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and electrophysiology
Prof. Dr. David Honys
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Institute of Experimental Botany of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: Telomerase
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Dr. Bridget E. Bax
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Molecular and Clinical Sciences, St. George’s, University of London, London SW17 0RE, UK
Interests: MNGIE; EE-TP; rare diseases; cell therapies
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Prof. Dr. Riccardo Masetti
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Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Unit, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences DIMEC, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Interests: acute myeloid leukemia in Children; pediatric myelodysplastic syndrome; hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in children; next-generation sequencing; characterization and modulation of gut microbiota during hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
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Dr. Julien Dairou
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Université de Paris, Laboratoire de Chimie et Biochimie Pharmacologiques et Toxicologique, UMR 8601, CNRS, F-75013 Paris, France
Interests: Glycation; Enzymology; toxicology; analytical chemistry; oxidative stress; Xenobiotic; metabolism
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Lionetti
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Institute of Life Sciences, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Piazza Martiri della Libertà 33, Pisa, Italy
Interests: perioperative medicine; cardioprotection; epigenetics; exosomes; functional foods; myocardial infarction; heart failure
Dr. Naranjan Dhalla

Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences, St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre, Max Rady College of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Interests: experimental Cardiology; cardiovascular sciences; myocardial metabolism; cardiomyocyte Ca2+-handling; cardiac gene expression
Prof. Dr. Soo-Jin Choi
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Division of Applied Food Science, Major of Food Science & Technology, Seoul Women's University, 621 Hwarang-ro, Nowon-gu, Seoul 01797, Korea
Interests: nanoparticles; food toxicants; toxicity; toxicokinetics; mechanism; interactions
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Dr. Veronica Morea
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Institute of Molecular Biology and Pathology of The National Research Council of Italy, Rome, Italy
Interests: computational determination of relationships between protein sequence, 3D structure, and function; rational design of protein variants and peptides for biomedical purposes; model building of protein 3D structures from sequence; assignment of function to protein 3D structures and sequences
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Prof. Sung Joon Kim
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Department of Physiology, Department of Biomedical Sciences Seoul National University College of Medicine
Interests: Cardiovascular Physiology; Ion Channel; two-pore potassium channel; pulmonary artery; smooth muscle
Prof. Dr. Ayikoe-Guy MENSAH-NYAGAN
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University of Strasbourg, INSERM U1119, Biopathology of Myelin Neuroprotection and Therapeutic Strategies, 11 rue Humann, Strasbourg, France
Interests: Neuroprotection; Peripheral Neuropathy; Myelin Disorders; Pain; Multiple Sclerosis; Neurosteroid; Alzheimer’s disease
Dr. Dirk Roosterman
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Ruhr-Universitat Bochum, Bochum, Germany
Interests: Glucose metabolism; Schizophrenia; moleculare mechanisms of learning; consititutive activity of G Protein-coupled Receptors; trafficking of GPCRs
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Dr. Anne Vejux
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Team Biochemistry of the Peroxisome, Inflammation and Lipid Metabolism EA 7270, University of Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Dijon, France
Interests: apoptosis, autophagy, necrosis, reticulum stress, natural molecules, inflammation, oxidative stress, therapeutic
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Dr. Cecilia Brunetti
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IPSP - Institute for Sustainable Plant Research, National Research Council of Italy, Viale delle Idee, 30 - 50019, Sesto Fiorentino (Firenze), Italy
Interests: plant physiology; secondary metabolites; volatile organic compounds; water stress; water relations; photosynthesis
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Dr. Inwook Choi
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Korea Food Research Institute, Food Functionality Research Center, korea
Interests: functionality inferrence of natural products; developing functional food
Dr. Paolo Boccacci
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Istituto per la Protezione Sostenibile delle Piante, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (IPSP-CNR), Strada delle Cacce, 73 - 10135 Torino, Italy
Interests: plant breeding; genetic biodiversity; molecular markers; genotype-environment interaction; functional genomics; hazelnut
Prof. Dr. Francesco P. Busardó
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Department of Excellence of Biomedical Sciences and Public Health, University Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Interests: toxicology; forensic toxicology; drugs of abuse; legal medicine; hepatotoxicity
Dr. Nadège Bellance
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INSERM U1211, Rare Diseases: Genetic and Metabolism, F-33076 Bordeaux, France
Interests: Mitochondria; Bioenergetics; Metabolic remodeling; signaling pathways
Dr. Kazunori Sango
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Department of Sensory and Motor Systems, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science, 2-1-6 Kamikitazawa, Setagaya, Tokyo 156-8506, Japan
Interests: diabetic neuropathy; axonal regeneration; Schwann cells; myelination
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Dr. Marzia Marciello
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Nanobiotechnology For Life Science Lab (NANOBIOTECH4LS), Dept. of Chemistry in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Compliutense University of Madrid (UCM), Madrid, Spain
Interests: nano-biotechnology; pharmaceutical technology; molecular diagnostic; bio-nanocatalysis
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Dr. Silvia Monticone
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Division of Internal Medicine and Hypertension, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Turin, 10126 Turin, Italy
Interests: arterial hypertension; aldosterone; primary aldosteronism; secondary hypertension; exosomes
Dr. Peter Richter
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Department of Biology, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
Interests: cell biology; plant physiology; photodynamic therapy
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Prof. Dr. Stefanie Kürten
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Institute of Anatomy, Chair of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
Interests: autoimmunity; autoantibodies; B cells; EAE; multiple sclerosis; neuroprotection
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Dr. Fuyuki Sato
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Wakayama Medical University School of Medicine, 811-1 Kimiidera, Wakayama 641-8509, Japan
Interests: crosstalk between circadian rhythm and tumor progression; pathological analysis in human and mouse tissues; functional analysis of DEC1 and DEC2 in tumor progression; molecular pathways of DEC1 and DEC2; crosstalk between basic and clinical research, involving clock genes
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Prof. Dr. Catherine Etchebest
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Université de Paris, France, Team DSIMB, UMR-S1134, 6 Rue Alexandre Cabanel, PARIS, France
Interests: membrane proteins; computational biophysics; molecular dynamics simulations; structural bioinformatics; physico-chemistry
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Dr. Francesco Crea
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Department of Life, Health and Chemical Sciences, Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Interests: Epigenetics; lncRNAs; prostate cancer; pharmacogenetics
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Assoc. Prof. Domenica Mangieri
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Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Foggia, Via Pinto 1, 71122, Foggia, Italy
Interests: angiogenesis; tumor angiogenesis and cancer progression; metastasis
Dr. Chai (Edwin) Lim
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health and Human Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Interests: Kynurenine pathway; metabolomics; neuroinflammation; neurodegeneration; neuropsychiatry; biomarker; biostatistics; machine learning
Prof. Dr. Vittorio Calabrese
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Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
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Prof. Dr. Marcela Votruba
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School of Vision Sciences, College of Biomedical and Life Sciences, Cardiff University, UK
Interests: mitochondria; neurodegeneration; retinal and optic nerve disease; ophthalmic genetics
Dr. Akikazu Fujita
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Department of Molecular and Cell Biology and Biochemistry, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Basic Veterinary Biology, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
Interests: cell biology; lipid; electron microscopy; fine morphology; autophagy
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Prof. Dr. Filippo Acconcia

Department of Science, University Roma TRE - Viale G. Marconi, Italy
Interests: estrogen; estrogen receptor; breast cancer
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Prof. Dr. Marcin Rapacz
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Department of Plant Breeding, Physiology and Seed Science, University of Agriculture in Krakow, 30-239 Kraków, Poland
Interests: climate change; chlorophyll fluorescence; cold de-acclimation; drought tolerance; freezing tolerance; functional genomics; winterhardiness
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Dr. Jean Michel Maixent

School of Sciences, University of Poitiers, France
Interests: dyslipidemia and teas; probiotics and IBS; anses expertise in risk assessment
Dr. Paul Mulheran
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Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, G1 1XJ, UK
Interests: protein adsorption; protein aggregation and amyloid formation; modelling and simulation; nanotechnology; antibodies; biopolymers; diagnostics; xerogels and porous materials
Prof. Dr. Antonia Patruno
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Department of Medicine and Aging Science, University “G. D’Annunzio” Chieti-Pescara, Via dei Vestini, 31, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: oxidative/nitrosative stress; cell signalling; tissue repair; neurodegenerative diseases
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Prof. Piotr Dzięgiel
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Wroclaw Medical University, 50-367 Wrocław, Poland
Interests: cancer biology; cell proliferation; cancer biomarkers; tumor microenvironment; immunohistochemistry; histology
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Prof. Dr. Erik H.A. Rikkerink
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Plant&Food Research, Auckland, New Zealand
Interests: disordered proteins; plant signalling; plant defence
Dr. Ilaria Bellezza

Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, 06123 Perugia, Italy
Interests: inflammation, oxidative stress, Nrf2, NF-kB, neurodegeneration, cancer, macular degeneration, in vitro cell model, extracellular vesicles
Dr. Massimo Ubaldi

Università degli Studi di Camerino, Camerino, Italy
Interests: Neuropsychopharmacology, Addiction, Drugs of Abuse, Preclinical pharmacology, Animal Models
Dr. Grazia Chiellini
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Department of Surgical Pathology, Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Interests: metabolic biochemistry; thyroid hormone analogs and metabolites; vitamin D analogs; drug design, synthesis and development
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Dr. Elisabetta Cariani
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Toxicology and Advanced Diagnostics, Ospedale S. Agostino-Estense, Modena, Italy
Interests: Hepatocellular carcinoma; oncoimmunology; Natural Killer (NK) cells; immunometabolism; tumor immune microenvironment
Dr. Stylianos Fakas
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Department of Food and Animal Sciences, Alabama A&M University, 114 ARC Building, Normal, AL 35762, USA
Interests: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Yeast Lipids
Prof. Dr. Niels Decher
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Institute for Physiology and Pathophysiology, Vegetative Physiology and Marburg Center for Mind, Brain and Behavior - Philipps-University Marburg, Deutschhausstraße 1-2, 35037 Marburg, Germany
Interests: ion channels; regulatory subunits of ion channels; drug binding sites in ion channels; arrhythmia genes; Parkinson syndromes
Dr. Yasuaki Kabe
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Department of Biochemistry, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-8582, Japan
Interests: Target identification of chemical compounds; chemical biology; Exosome quantification system
Prof. Dr. Laura Raimondi

Department of Neuroscience, Psychology, Drug Sciences and Child Health University of Firenze, 50139 Firenze, Italy
Interests: thyroid hormone metabolites; endopharmacology; diabetes; histamine
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Dr. Alessandra Stacchiotti
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Division of Anatomy and Physiopathology, Department Experimental and Clinical Sciences, Università degli Studi di Brescia, Brescia, Italy
Interests: traslational preclinical models of diseases; metabolic diseases; oxidative damage; endoplasmic reticulum stress; mitochondria; autophagy; mitophagy; role of antioxidants; ageing; sirtuins
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Prof. Dr. Nikolas Nikolaidis
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Department of Biological Science, Center for Applied Biotechnology Studies, and Center for Computational and Applied Mathematics, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA 92834-6850, USA
Interests: heat-shock response; membrane-associated heat-shock proteins; protein–lipid interactions
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Dr. Iorio Egidio

High Resolution NMR Unit, Core Facilities, Istituto Superiore Di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena, 299 00161 Roma, Italy
Interests: metabolomics; NMR spectroscopy; oncology; lipid metabolism; metabolism
Prof. Dr. Sandrine Lacombe
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Institut des Sciences Moléculaires d'Orsay, Université Paris-Saclay, Orsay, France
Interests: nanomedicine; cancer therapy; radiation
Dr. Roman Thaler

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, MN, USA
Interests: Musculoskeletal regeneration, Bone development and homeostasis, Mesenchymal stem cell differentiation, Osteoblastic differentiation, Epigenetics
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Dr. Hiromi Nishida
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Toyama Prefectural University
Interests: microbial evolution; cell enlargement; microinjection of long DNA into bacterial cell; cell-cell communication; genome evolution; microbioinformatics
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Dr. Luba Hunáková
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Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Bratislava, Sasinkova 4, 81713108 Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Interests: Apoptosis; Flow cytometry; Breast cancer; Immune system; Tumor microenvironment; Neurobiology; Cancer survivorship; cytotoxicity
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Prof. Maria Scuto

Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Catania, Italy
Interests: Cellular stress response; Redox homeostasis; Aging; Neuroprotection; Hormesis; Nutritional antioxidants; Mitochondrial medicine; Brain resilience
Prof. Dr. Jung-Hyun Shim
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Department of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Mokpo National University, Jeonnam 58554, Republic of Korea
Interests: phytochemical; chemoprevention; kinase; anti-cancer; anti-inflamation; apoptosis; ER-stress
Dr. Joachim Storling
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Steno Diabetes Center Copenhagen & University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: Type 1 diabetes pathogenesis; β-cell and islet biology; cytokines and inflammation; signal transduction; genetics; incretins; apoptosis
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Dr. Brian P. Delisle
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Department of Physiology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Interests: genetics; ion channel; protein trafficking; cardiac arrhythmia; chronobiology; protein structure and function
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Dr. Jonathan Mapelli
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Dept Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Interests: Synaptic plasticity; Cerebellum; computational Neuroscience; neural circuits; synaptic transmission; neuronal excitability; imaging; Non-linear microscopy
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Prof. Irena Baranowska-Bosiacka
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Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
Interests: metallomics; neurotoxicology; neurobiochemistry and molecular biology of heavy metals
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Dr. Cha Young Kim

Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB)
Interests: plant biotechnology; plant cell cultures; secondary metabolites; metabolite farming; elicitation technology; elicitors; healthcare biomaterials; plant metabolism; gene–metabolite; regulatory network; biological activities; plant cell and tissue cultures
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Dr. Joanna Suliburska

Uniwersytet Przyrodniczy w Poznaniu, Poznan, Poland
Interests: minerals, elements, nutrition, obesity, pregnancy, women, metabolic diseases
Dr. Vinicius Cruzat
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Faculty of Health, Torrens University Australia, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: Nutrients, amino acids, glutamine metabolism, intermediary metabolism, diabetes, obesity, exercise, sepsis, inflammation, glutathione and redox pathways, heat shock proteins and molecular chaperones, beta-cells, insulin secretion
Dr. Sunoh Kim
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Central R&D Center, B&Tech Co., Ltd., Gwangju, South Korea
Interests: electroneurophysiology; neuroreceptors; voltage-dependent calcium channels; neurological diseases; cardiovascular disease; neuropharmacology; molecular biology; natural product; Alzheimer’s disease; obesity; hypertension
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Dr. Isabel Marques
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Instituto Superior de Agronomia (ISA) & Centre for Ecology, Evolution and Environmental changes (Ce3c), Lisbon University, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: climate change; DNA; food security; hybridization; plants; phylogenomics; polyploids; proteins; RNA
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Prof. Miguel Diaz-Hernandez
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Veterinary faculty, Complutense university of Madrid; Madrid, 28040, Spain
Interests: Neurodegenerative diseases; Alzheimer disease; Huntington disease; Epilepsia; Neurotransmission; purinergic signaling; TNAP; ATP; P2X and P2Y receptors
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Dr. Dong-Kuk Ahn

Department of Oral Physiology, School of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, Daegu (700-412), Korea
Interests: pain mechanisms; glial cells; trigeminal system; neuropathic pain; cytokines
Dr. Jan Kormanec
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Institute of Molecular Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
Interests: Streptomyces genetics; biologically active secondary metabolites; regulation of antibiotics biosynthesis; sigma factors of RNA polymerase, gene expression
Dr. Antonio Maccio
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Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Azienda Ospedaliera Brotzu, Cagliari, Italy
Interests: ovarian cancer; laparoscopic surgery; immune system and immunotherapy; inflammation; macrophages; cytokines; cancer cachexia; cancer-related anemia
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Prof. Dr. Han S. Choe
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Department of Physiology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, 88 Olympic-Ro 43-Gil, Songpa-Gu, Seoul 05505, Korea
Interests: protein drug; structure modeling; cell therapy
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Dr. Massimo De Martinis
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1. Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L’Aquila, 67100 L’Aquila, Italy
2. Allergy and Clinical Immunology Unit, Center for the diagnosis and treatment of Osteoporosis, AUSL 04 Teramo, 64100 Teramo, Italy
Interests: allergy; food allergy; osteoporosis; osteoimmunology; aging; immunosenescence; gender medicine
Dr. Christopher Duncan
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1. Translational and Clinical Research Institute, Immunity & Inflammation Theme, Newcastle University, UK;
2. Infection & Tropical Medicine, The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Newcastle, UK
Interests: antiviral innate immunity; macrophages; type I interferons; primary immunodeficiency; viral disease
Prof. Dr. Chang Sup Lee
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College of Pharmacy and Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Gyeongsang National University, 501 Jinju-daero, Jinju, Gyeongnam, 52828, Korea
Interests: apoptotic cell clearance (efferocytosis); signal transduction; metabolites; inflammation; anti-inflammation; inflammatory disease; cancer; aging
Prof. Dr. Aleksandra Szczepankiewicz

Molecular and Cellular Biology Unit, Poznań University of Medical Sciences, Poznań, Poland
Interests: cell culture; molecular biology; non-coding RNA; genetics; extracellular vesicles; allergy; pulmonology; psychiatry; adipokines; stress response
Dr. Andrea Angeli
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1: Università degli Studi di Firenze, NEUROFARBA Dept., Sezione di Scienze Farmaceutiche, Via Ugo Schiff 6, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (Florence), Italy;
2: Centre of Advanced Research in Bionanoconjugates and Biopolymers Department, “Petru Poni” Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry, Iasi, Romania
Interests: metalloenzymes; carbonic anhydrase; medicinal chemistry; selenium; organochalcogenide comounds
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Dr. Shiraz Mujtaba

City University of New York, Medgar Evers College, 1638 Bedford Avenue (AB1 Building), Room 403D, Brooklyn, NY 11225, USA
Prof. Dr. Maximilian Kleinert
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1) Institute for Diabetes and Obesity, Helmholtz Diabetes Center at Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany 2) Section of Molecular Physiology, Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: skeletal muscle; energy metabolism; insulin sensitivity; glucose uptake; exercise physiology
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Prof. Dr. Giorgio Fanò-Illic
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IIM-Interuniversity Institute of Myology; A&C M-C Foundation for Translational Myology, Padova; Italy; Free University of Alcatraz, Santa Cristina di Gubbio, 06024 Gubbio, Italy
Interests: human muscle senescence; skeletal muscle physiology; adaptive responses to hypoxia and microgravity; growth factors and transcription factors in excitable cells; Oxidative stress; brain physiology: cognitive aspects
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Prof. Dr. Małgorzata Kotula-Balak
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University Center of Veterinary Medicine JU-UA, University of Agriculture in Krakow, Poland
Interests: physiology; pathology; endocrine tissues; reproductive system; hormones; cell biology; receptor signaling
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Prof. Dr. Takashi Yazawa
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Division of Cellular Signal Transduction, Department of Biochemistry, Asahikawa Medical University, Asahikawa, Japan
Interests: Endocrinology; Steroidogenesis; Transcription; Stem cell; Testis; Ovary; Adrena
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pasquale De Franciscis
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Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, 80138 Naples, Italy
Interests: HRT; Endometriosis; Menopause; Uterine myomas; Hysteroscopy; Laparoscopy; Endometrium
Dr. Marco Feligioni
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EBRI ‘Rita Levi-Montalcini’ Foundation, Rome, Italy
Interests: cell permeable peptides; small molecules; targeted peptides; antibodies; drug developing strategies
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Dr. David Coelho
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Inserm UMRS 1256 NGERE - Nutrition, Genetics, and Environmental Risk Exposure, University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
Interests: inborn errors of metabolism; monocarbon; vitamin B12; folate
Prof. Dr. Jedrzej Antosiewicz
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Department of Bioenergetics and Physiology of Exercise, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
Interests: iron metabolism and toxicity; exercise biochemistry; cell signaling; vitamin D; chemoprevention
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Prof. Dr. Maria Cristina De Martino
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Dipartimento di Medicina Clinica e Chirurgia, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Sergio Pansini 5, 80131 Napoli, Italy
Interests: adrenal; adrenocortical cancer; cortisol; pituitary tumors; Cushing; Acromegaly
Prof. Dr. Mario Diaz
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Laboratory of Membrane Physiology and Biophysics, Departamento de Biología Animal, Edafología y Geología, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Interests: Mechanisms of neurodegeneration; Neuroprotection by polyunsaturated fatty acids and estrogens; Neurochemistry of lipids; Membrane physiology and membrane biophysics; Physiological and pharmacological effects mediated by SERMs (Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulators)
Dr. Agnieszka Bronowska
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School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Bedson Building (Room 3.35), Newcastle University
Interests: molecular dynamics simulations of macromolecules; protein-ligand interactions; structure-guided drug design; force field development; multiscale protein modelling; modelling of redox switches; modelling of intrinsically disordered regions; liquid-liquid phase separation in biological systems
Dr. Michele Sallese
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Department of Medical, Oral and Biotechnological Sciences, ‘G. d’Annunzio’ University of Chieti–Pescara, 66100, Chieti, Italy.
Interests: misfolding diseases; unfolded protein response; membrane trafficking; gluten related disorders; gene expression; cell signaling; cell invasion
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Prof. Dr. Luca Antonioli
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University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Interests: pharmacology; gastrointestinal; inflammation; immune cells; inflammatory bowel diseases; intestinal motor dysfunctions
Prof. Dr. Patrizia Ballerini
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Department of Neuroscience, Imaging and Clinical Sciences and Center for Research on Aging and Translational Medicine (CeSI-MeT), “G. d’Annunzio” University of Chieti, 66100 Chieti, Italy
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Prof. Chang Yi Kong
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Department of Applied Chemistry and Biochemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Shizuoka University, 3-5-1 Johoku Naka-ku, Hamamatsu, 432-8561, Japan
Interests: supercritical fluids; equilibrium and transport properties (solubility, diffusion); carbon nanomaterials (graphene oxide, reduced graphene oxide, graphene); porous composite materials (zeolite, MOF); electrode materials
Dr. Gergely Toth
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1. Institute of Organic Chemistry, Research, Center for Natural Sciences, 1245 Budapest, Hungary;
2. Cantabio Pharmaceuticals, 1250 Oakmead Pkwy, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, USA
Interests: drug discovery; Parkinson's disease; Alzheimer's disease; protein misfolding; protein aggregation; intrinsically disordered proteins; computer-aided-drug discovery; computational structure biology;oxidative stress; redox homeostasis
Prof. Dr. Akishige Hokugo
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Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, United States
Interests: Biomaterials; Tissue engineering; Drug delivery; Stem cell
Dr. Mohammad Tariq
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LAQV/REQUIMTE, Departamento de Química, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Caparica, 2829-516, Portugal
Interests: ionic liquids; gas hydrates; thermophysical properties of pure liquids; mixtures and solutions; surfactants solution properties; adsorption and self-assembly at air/liquid and solid/liquid interfaces
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Dr. Mee-Sup Yoon
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Gachon University, School of Medicine, Department of Molecular medicine, Incheon, 21999
Interests: mTOR, cellular signaling, muscle biology, endometrium regulation
Dr. Guillermo N. Armaiz-Pena
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Ponce Health Sciences University, Ponce, PR, USA
Interests: ovarian cancer; women's cancers; molecular cancer therapeutics; tumor microenvironment; immune tumor microenvironment; cancer cell signaling
Prof. Dr. Tiziana Casoli
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IRCCS INRCA, Ancona, Italy
Interests: aging; mtDNA; Synapses; Alzheimer’s disease; Parkinson’s disease; CSF; biomarkers
Prof. Saïd Mouzeyar
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Université Clermont Auvergne, INRA, GDEC, F-63000 Clermont-Ferrand, France
Interests: plant : genomics, abiotic stress, response to temperature, cell biology
Prof. Dr. Bum-Joon Kim
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, Microbiology and Immunology and Liver Research Institute, College of Medicine, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: Hepatitis B virus (HBV); mycobacterium; chronic infectious diseases; type 1 interferon; vaccination; therapeutic cancer vaccine
Prof. Dr. Tomohiko Wakayama
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Department of Histology, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan
Interests: Spermatogenesis and male infertility
Dr. Cinzia Signorini
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Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Via Aldo Moro 2, I-53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: isoprostanes; neuroprostanes; oxidative stress; neurological diseases; male infertility
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Dr. Isabelle Sagot
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Institut de Biochimie et Génétique Cellulaires, Université Bordeaux, Bordeaux Cedex, France
Interests: aging and actin cytoskeleton in yeast
Assoc. Prof. Douglas Hamilton
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Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, 1151 Richmond St, London, ON N6A 5C1, Canada
Interests: non-healing skin wounds; the adhesion, migration, proliferation and differentiation of immune cells
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Dr. Marie-Edith Chaboute
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CNRS - Institut de Biologie Moléculaire des Plantes (IBMP), Strasbourg, France
Interests: nuclear envelope; mechanical stress response; gene expression; cell division; nuclear shaping; microtubules; GIP/MZT1
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Prof. Dr. Yutaka Koyama
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Department of Pharmacology, Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Motoyamakita 4-19-1, Higashinada, Kobe, 658-8558, Japan
Interests: blood-brain barrier; vci; astrocyte; brain injury
Prof. Dr. Seok Woo Chang

Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Kyung Hee University, Seoul 02447, Korea
Interests: Stem cell, Differentiation, Tissue Regeneration
Dr. Rosalba Senese

Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy
Interests: adipose tissue; homeostasis; thyroid hormones; 3,5-diiodo-L-thyronine; inflammation; browning; miRNAs; mitochondria; endocrinology; energy expenditure
Dr. Chiara Villa
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School of Medicine and Surgery, University of Milano-Bicocca, 20126 Milano MI, Italy
Interests: Alzheimer's disease; neurodegeneration; biomarker; non-coding RNAs; genetics; epilepsy; dementia; multiple sclerosis; autism; sleep disorders
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Assoc. Prof. Cornelia Braicu
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Research Center for Functional Genomics, Biomedicine and Translational Medicine, "Iuliu Hatieganu" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, 23 Marinescu Street, 400337 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: RNA interference; drug discovery; drug resistance; functional genomics; nutrigenomics; personalized medicine
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Dr. Eric Adriaenssens
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Université de Lille, Lille, France
Interests: Long noncoding RNA; Breast cancer; miRNA; metastasis
Dr. Sabrina Battista
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Istituto per l’Endocrinologia e l’Oncologia Sperimentale “G. Salvatore” (IEOS), CNR, Naples, Italy
Interests: HMGA proteins; stem cells; cancer stem cells; cancer; regulation of gene expression; asymmetric division; metabolism; nutrition; translational medicine; tissue engineering
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Prof. Dr. Anet Režek Jambrak
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Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology, University of Zagreb, Pierottijeva 6, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Interests: nonthermal processing; advanced thermal processing; sustainability; industry 4.0; food chemistry; food biophysics; digitalisation; sinergy nonthermal processing
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Stefano Falone
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Dept. of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences, University of L'Aquila, 67100, L'Aquila, Italy
Interests: aging; oxidative stress; dicarbonyl stress; methylglyoxal; glyoxalase; stress response; adaptive response; sirtuins
Dr. Bruna Scaggiante
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Università degli Studi di Trieste, Trieste, Italy
Interests: biological fluids; cancer; cancer biomarkers; cfDI; cfDNA; cfNA; copy number variation; ctDNA; ddPCR; disease-free survival; epigenetic; epigenetic sequencing; exosome; extracellular vesicle; genotyping; liquid biopsy; miRNA; mRNA; mutation; ncRNA; next- generation sequencing; overall survival; progression-free survival; recurrence-free survival; whole- exome sequencing
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Dr. Benjamin T. Bikman
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Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Developmental Biology, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, USA
Interests: effects of insulin and ketones on cellular metabolism and mitochondrial function
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Dr. Cristina Peña
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1. Medical Oncology Department, Instituto Ramón y Cajal de Investigación Sanitaria (IRYCIS), Alcalá University, Madrid 28034, Spain;
2. Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Cancer (CIBERONC), Madrid 28029, Spain
Interests: tumor microenvironment; colorectal cancer; cancer-associated fibroblasts; exosomes; migration and invasion; tumor biomarkers
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Prof. Dr. Eliot Fried
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Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, Okinawa, Japan
Interests: hydrogels; block copolymers; two-dimensional materials; mechanics; thermodynamics
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Elena Grossini

University East Piedmont- Department of Translational Medicine, Vercelli, Italy
Interests: oxidative stress; cardiac function; mitochondrial function; aging; nitric oxide; physiology; NAFLD; microvesicles
Dr. Cinzia Fabrizi
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Department of Anatomy, Histology, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics, Sapienza University of Rome, Via A. Borelli 50, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: glia; protease activated receptors (PARs); environmental toxins; autophagy
Dr. Gaetano Vattemi
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Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, Section of Clinical Neurology, University of Verona, Piazzale L.A. Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
Interests: idiopathic inflammatory myopathies; sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM); myofibrillar myopathies; muscle disorders of the sarcoplasmic reticulum; mitochondrial diseases
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Prof. Dr. Mark Slevin
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Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
Interests: ischaemic stroke; the vascular system; angiogenesis; inflammation; regeneration and neuro-regeneration and vascular dementia
Dr. Henri Bernardi
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INRA, UMR866 Dynamique Musculaire et Métabolisme, Université de Montpellier, Montpellier, France
Interests: homeostasis of skeletal muscle; muscular atrophy and sarcopenia; proteasome and autophagy; exercise and countermeasures; protein synthesis and degradation
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Dr. Albert A. Rizvanov

Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Russian Federation
Interests: multi-omics medicine; precision medicine; regenerative medicine; gene and cell therapy; molecular neurobiology; molecular virology; cancer diagnostics and therapy
Dr. Giuseppe Bronte
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Department of Medical Oncology, Istituto Scientifico Romagnolo per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori (I.R.S.T.) IRCCS, Via Piero Maroncelli, 40; 47014 Meldola (FC), Italy
Interests: molecular oncology; lung cancer; immunotherapy; targeted therapy; cancer biomarkers; tumor immunology; cancer stem cells; cancer drug resistance
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Prof. Dr. William L. Kingery
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Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, USA
Interests: Soil microbial ecology; metagenomics; plant-soil-microbe relationships
Dr. Irina Moreira
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1. Coimbra University, Life Sciences Department, Coimbra, Portugal;
2. CNC - Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: data science; drug discovery; deep learning; computational chemistry; structural biology; protein–protein complexes; modeling; GPCRs; functional selectivity
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Dr. Il-Keun Kong
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Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Jinju 52828, Gyeong Nam Province, Korea
Interests: Embryo development; Oogenesis; Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer; Transgenic animals; Companion cat (Feline species)
Prof. Dr. Yun Jung Lee
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College of Korean Medicine and Professional Graduate School of Korean Medicine/Wonkwang University, Iksan 54538, Korea
Interests: Atherosclerosis; hypertension; vasodilation; vascular inflammation; Ojeoksan; adhesion molecule
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Dr. Fatemeh Maghuly
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Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, VIBT, Muthgasse 18, 1190, Vienna, Austria
Interests: plant functional genomics; plant breeding; plant physiology; population genetics; omic strategies and molecular biology
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Dr. Koji Ogata
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Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sanyo-Onoda City University, 1-1-1 Daigakudori, Sanyo-Onoda, Yamaguchi 859-0884, Japan
Interests: molecular simulation; molecular dynamics simulation; computational biology; homology modeling; drug design
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Dr. Toshio Takahashi
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Suntory Foundation for Life Sciences, Bioorganic Research Institute, Kyoto, Japan
Interests: intestinal organoid; stem cell; signaling; non-neuronal acetylcholine; acetylcholine receptor
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Dr. Theodoros Karantanos
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Hematologic Malignancies, Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center, Baltimore, USA
Interests: myelodysplastic syndrome; myeloproliferative neoplasms; acute myeloid leukemia; stem cell biology
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Dr. Mike-Andrew Westhoff
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Ulm University | UULM Clinic of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Interests: glioblastoma; combination therapy; apoptosis; temozolomide
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Prof. Dr. Georgia Mandolesi

1. Laboratory of Synaptic Immunopathology, IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, 00163 Rome, Italy; 2. Laboratory of Synaptic Immunopathology, San Raffaele University of Rome, 00166 Rome, Italy
Interests: Synaptic pathology; Neurodegeneration; Neuroinflammation; Multiple Sclerosis; Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis Inflammatory cytokines; MicroRNA; Excitotoxicity; Synaptic plasticity; Neuron-glia communication
Prof. Dr. Donald Martin
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University Grenoble Alpes, Saint Martin d'Heres, France
Interests: ion channels; membrane transport; lipid bilayer membranes; patch-clamp; electrophysiology; nanobiotechnology; bioinspired medical devices; biotechnology; bioengineering
Dr. Monia Orciani

Università Politecnica delle Marche, Ancona, Italy
Interests: Mesenchymal Stem Cells; Inflammation; Paracrine effects; skin pathologies; miRNAs
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Prof. Giovanni Gotte
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Università degli Studi di Verona, Verona, Italy
Interests: investigations of protein structure and function and oligomerization; pancreatic-type Ribonucleases (RNase A, BS-RNase, Onconase) covalent or non-covalent oligomerization through 3D domain swapping; antitumor activity of covalent or domain-swapped RNase oligomers, in vitro and in mice; studies of the mechanism(s) of RNases oligomerization; investigations on the in vitro alpha-synuclein aggregation
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Dr. Anuraag Shrivastav
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University of Winnipeg and CancerCare Manitoba Winnipeg, Canada
Interests: Cancer Biomarkers; Cancer Signaling; Metastases; Immunomodulation
Prof. Martin R. S. McCoustra
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Heriot-Watt University, Institute of Chemical Sciences
Interests: Astrochemistry; Infrared Spectroscopy; Plasma Surface Interactions; Reaction Kinetics and Dynamics; Solid and Surface Processes; Surface Science
Prof. Dr. Masoud Jelokhani-Niaraki
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Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada
Interests: biophysical chemistry of membrane proteins and membrane interacting peptides; peptide and protein ion transport; antimicrobial peptides
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Prof. Dr. Marco Tatullo
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Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sense Organs, University of Bari, Italy
Interests: Regenerative medicine; regenerative dentistry; stem cells; MSCs; biomaterials; growth factors; PRF; PRP; tissue engineering; biomimetics
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Prof. Dr. Ana Belen Garcia-Redondo

Dpt of Physiology, Medicine Faculty, University Autónoma of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: cardiovascular diseases; remodeling; inflammation; oxidative stress
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Prof. Dr. Stefano Papa
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Department of Biomolecular Sciences, University of Urbino Carlo Bo, 61029 Urbino, Italy
Interests: Flow Cytometry; Apoptosis; Exosomes; NK cells; Melatonin
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Dr. Paul Peixoto

University of Bourgogne Franche-Comté, INSERM, EFS BFC, UMR1098, Interactions Hôte-Greffon-Tumeur/Ingénierie Cellulaire et Génique, F-25000 Besançon, France
Interests: Epigenetics; cancer; T lymphocytes plasticity; EMT
Prof. Dr. Anica Dricu
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Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, 710204 Craiova, Romania
Interests: molecular targeted cancer therapy; cancer immunotherapy; biomarkers; stem cells; brain tumours
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Prof. Emil Malucelli
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Alma Mater Studiorum Universita di Bologna, Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, Bologna, Italy
Interests: X-Ray synchrotron-based techniques; biomineralization; osteoblastic differentiation; 3D cell culture; cellular imaging
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Dr. Mariarosaria Boccellino
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Department of Precision Medicine, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Napoli, Italy
Interests: cell signaling and cancer; model tumourigenesis; breast and prostate cancers; oral disorders; antioxidant activity; obesity; molecular biology
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Dr. Junjeong Choi
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Department of Pharmacy, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: breast cancer microenvironment; IL-6-Stat3 pathway in cancer progression
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Dr. Alexey Kononikhin
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Laboratory of mass spectrometry, CDISE, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Moscow, Russia
Interests: Mass Spectrometry; Proteomics; Metabolomics; Systems Biology; Extreme conditions; Human proteome; Precision medicine; Omics studies
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Dr. Maria Carmela Bonaccorsi Di Patti
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Dipartimento di Scienze biochimiche ‘A. Rossi Fanelli’ Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Interests: iron; copper; multicopper oxidase; ceruloplasmin; ferroportin; lactoferrin; neurodegeneration; oxidative stress; yeast; membrane proteins
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Dr. Marcelina Prrizas
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Laboratori de Diabetis i Obesitat, CIBERDEM, Barcelona-08036, Spain
Interests: metabolic disorders (particularly type 2 diabetes and obesity); epigenetics; exosomes; microRNAs and tissue crosstalk in the regulation of metabolism
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Perrone
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Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, Università Campus Bio-Medico di Roma, Rome, Italy
Interests: breast cancer pathology; lung cancer pathology; pancreatic cancer pathology; molecular diagnostic
Prof. Kleopas A. Kleopa
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Department of Neuroscience, The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics and Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine
Interests: Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience; Glia Cells; Myelinating cells; Myelin disorders; Neuroimmunology; Inherited Peripheral Neuropathies; Gene Therapy
Dr. Karel Jan Angelis

Institute of Experimental Botany of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech
Interests: molecular biology of plants, mechanism of mutagenesis and DNA repair, methods to study DNA damage, molecular farming
Dr. Simon Kaja
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Loyola University Chicago
Interests: Ophthalmic drugs; dry eye disease; ocular surface disease; drug delivery; ocular pharmacology; ocular toxicology; glaucoma; antioxidants; angiogenesis
Dr. Vincenzo Monda
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Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Human Physiology and Unit of Dietetics and Sports Medicine, Università degli Studi della Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, 80100 Naples, Italy
Interests: physiology; nutrition; sports; autonomic nervous system; orexin; exercise
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Prof. Dr. Olga Golubnitschaja

Predictive, Preventive Personalised (3P) Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Bonn, Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn, Germany
Interests: Predictive Preventive Personalised Medicine; Oncology; Breast and Prostate cancer; Liver malignancies; Metastatic disease; Stroke; Diabetes; Cardiovascular disease; Pandemic; Non-communicable disorder; Infection; COVID-19; Suboptimal health; Vasospasm; Molecular diagnostics; Biomarker panels; Patient stratification; Individualised patient profile; Disease modelling; Molecular mechanisms
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Dr. Chan-Gi Pack
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1. Department of Convergence Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul 05505, Korea<br/>2. Convergence Medicine Research Center, Asan Medical Center, Seoul 05505, Korea
Interests: nanoparticle/drug-cell interaction; cellular drug delivery; protein dynamics and interaction; cellular biophysics; fluorescence correlation spectroscopy; optical diffraction tomography; immuno-gold EM; CLEM
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Dr. Holger Jahr
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Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, RWTH Aachen University, Wendlingweg 2, 52074 Aachen, Germany. Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Maastricht UMC+, UNS50, 6229 ER Maastricht, The Netherlands
Interests: molecular musculoskeletal research; orthopedics; human anatomy; bone and cartilage regeneration; osteoarthritis; osteoporosis; tendinopathies; tissue microenvironment; biomaterials; additive manufacturing; tissue engineering
Prof. Dr. Magdalena Gabig-Cimińska
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Laboratory of Molecular Biology IBB PAS (first); Faculty of Biology, Department of Medical Biology and Genetics (second)
Interests: molecular biology and genetics; prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms; molecular medicine; transcriptomics; nutraceuticals; genetically determined metabolic diseases; genetically based autoimmune diseases; skin disorders; psoriasis; lysosomal world nanobiotechnology; electric biochips
Dr. Yoshiko Okamura
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Unit of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
Interests: biomineraization; biogenic metal crystals; bio-inspired materials
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Prof. Dr. Leah (Larisa) Gheber
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Department of Chemistry and the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
Interests: kinesin motors; microtubules; cytoskeleton; mitosis; mitotic spindle; cell-cycle; single-molecule assays; live-cell imaging; S. cerevisiae
Dr. James M. Harper
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Department of Biological Sciences, Sam Houston State University, USA
Interests: Aging; Endocrinology; Comparative Physiology; Animal Models; Cell Biology
Dr. Zoltán Wiener
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Department of Genetics, Cell and Immunobiology, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary
Interests: colorectal cancer; pancreas ductal adenocarcinoma; extracellular vesicles; exosomes; organoid; stromal cells
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Dr. Nadia Ferlazzo
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Department of Biomedical and Dental Sciences and Morphofunctional Imaging, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
Interests: oxidative stress; inflammation; neurological disorders; apoptosis; natural products; transglutaminase; DNA-based molecular markers
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Dr. Adebowale Adebiyi
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Department of Physiology, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
Interests: Control of vascular reactivity by smooth muscle and endothelial cells and perivascular nerves; ion channels and GPCRs; acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease; calcium signaling; renal oxidative stress; neonatal renal hemodynamics
Prof. Dr. Małgorzata Borówko
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Maria Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Interests: molecular simulations; theory of fluids; interfacial phenomena; phase transitions; Janus particles; hairy nanoparticles; chromatography
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Dr. Andrea De Martino
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Italian Institute for Genomic Medicine, Turin (Italy) and Soft & Living Matter Lab, CNR NANOTEC, Rome (Italy)
Interests: physics of living systems; systems biology; RNA biology; molecular networks & information processing; cellular metabolism
Dr. Loïc Rajjou
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Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin (IJPB ; INRAE, AgroParisTech, Université Paris-Saclay)
Interests: Plant physiology; Seed biology; Seed technology; Biotic and Abiotic Interactions; Biochemistry, Proteomics; Post-Translational Modifications; Predictive biology; Systems biology
Prof. Giampiero Mei
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Department of Experimental Medicine, the University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, Viale Oxford 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: protein folding; protein-membrane interaction; protein structure-to-function relationship; protein fluorescence
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Dr. Stephane Roche
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Medical Genetics, Aix Marseille Université—Inserm UMR_1251, 13005 Marseille, France
Interests: biomarker; proteomics; epigenetics; stem cells; biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Davide Francomano
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Division of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Madonna delle Grazie Hospital, Velletri, Rome, Italy
Interests: Andrology and Hormon and Endothelium
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Dr. Elena Bargagli
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Università degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italy
Interests: interstitial lung diseases; biomarkers; bronchoalveolar lavage; pathogenesis
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Dr. Loredana De Bartolo
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Institute on Membrane Technology, National Research Council of Italy, ITM-CNR c/o University of Calabria, via P. Bucci cubo 17/C, I-87036 Rende (CS) Italy
Interests: membrane science and engineering; cell–membrane interactions; design and development of membrane bioreactors; bioartificial organs and in vitro tools; development of membranes for different tissues and organs (e.g., liver, neurons, skin, bone, mesenchymal stem cells, etc)
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Dr. Janine A. Lamb
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Division of Population Health, Health Services Research & Primary Care, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Biology and Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
Interests: Autoimmune disease; idiopathic inflammatory myopathies; myositis; genetics; genomics; disease classification; stratified medicine
Professor Giovanni Iolascon
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Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties and Dentistry, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, 80138 Naples, Italy
Interests: vitamin D; osteoporosis; sarcopenia; CRPS; musculoskeletal pain; neuromuscular diseases; lysosomal storage disorders
Prof. Dr. Ilaria Zanotti
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Department of Food and Drug, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Interests: reverse cholesterol transport; drugs affecting lipid metabolism; HDL; atherosclerosis; macrophages; nutraceuticals
Prof. Dr. Kőhidai László
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Department of Genetics, Cell and Immunobiology, Semmelweis University, Hungary
Interests: cell biology; cell physiology; phylogeny of signalling; chemotaxis/migration; cell adhesion; drug-targeting; anti-tumor substances; chemotactic drug-targeting; impedimetry
Dr. Agostino Gaudio
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Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Interests: osteoporosis; metabolic bone diseases; hypovitaminosis D-related disorders; rare bone diseases; metabolic link between atherosclerosis and bone metabolism
Dr. Shani Shenhar-Tsarfaty
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Departments of Internal Medicine "C", "D" & "E", Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Interests: inflammation; stress; regulation; acetylcholinesterase
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Dr. Tomasz Dziedzic

Department of Neurology, Jagiellonian University, Botaniczna 3, 31-503 Krakow, Poland
Interests: stroke; inflammation; cytokines; biomarkers; prognosis
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Dr. Larance Ronsard
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Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard, 400 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Interests: Sustainability management; sustainability framework; sustainable supply chain; sustainable environmental; sustainable innovation; toxic chemicals, hazardous and radioactive wastes; Influenza; HIV-1; AIDS
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Dr. Masanori Ono
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Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
Interests: reproduction; circadian clock; feeding; dysmenorrhea; adolescent; clock gene; dieting; obstetric and gynecological diseases; stem cells; tissue stem cells
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Dr. Ondřej Uhlík
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University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: ecology of plant-microbe interactions, microbial ecology of geologically unique biotopes, increasing the efficiency of culturing of environmental microorganisms
Professor Gian Marco Tosi
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Ophthalmology Unit, Department of Medicine, Surgery and Neuroscience, University of Siena, Siena University Hospital, Viale Bracci 1, 53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: retinal diseases; retinal detachment; diabetic retinopathy; age related macular degeneration; angiogenesis; inflammation
Dr. Giovanna Bermano
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Robert Gordon University, Center for Obesity Research and Education (CORE), Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Interests: obesity; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; cancer; molecular nutrition; natural product; oxidative stress
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Prof. Dr. Domenico La Torre
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University "Magna Graecia" Of Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: neuroncology; brain tumor; spinal tumor; telomere and telomerase; liquid biopsy
Dr. Emanuela LEONARDI
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Department of Woman and Child Health, University of Padua, Italy Pediatric Research Institute, Padua, Italy
Interests: Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Rett Syndrome, Human Genetics, Next Generation Sequencing, Mutations, Genome Interpretation, Bioinformatics
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Dr. Ciria C. Hernandez
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University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, United States
Interests: voltage and ligand gated ion channel structure and function; channelopathies; signaling transduction; G-protein coupled receptors structure and function; epilepsy and metabolism; variants and pathogenic mutations
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Dr. Silvia Franchi
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Dept. Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences Università degli Studi di Milano
Interests: Pain; neuroinflammation; neuropathic pain; cytokines; pharmacology; inflammation
Dr. Carlo C. Lazado
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Nofima, The Norwegian Institute of Food, Fisheries and Aquaculture Research, As, Norway
Interests: fish mucosal immunology; fish health and welfare; sustainable aquaculture; peripheral clocks; interplay between immunity and circadian rhythm; mucosal health; oxidative stress
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Dr. Arach Goldar
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Institute for Integrative Biology of the Cell (I2BC), Department of Genome Biology, CEA, CNRS, University Paris‐Sud, University Paris‐Saclay, Gif‐sur‐Yvette, France
Interests: Cell Cycle; quantitaive biology; Biophysique; DNA replication; Transcription; Chromatine; Modeling; Dynamical systems; Statistical physics; Complexe systems
Prof. Dr. Ingram Iaccarino
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Institute of Pathology, University HospitalSchleswig-Holstein, Christian Albrechts University, D-24105 Kiel, Germany
Interests: long non-coding RNAs; B cell lymphoma; MYC; oncogenic transformation; transcriptional regulation
Prof. Dr. Eduard V. Bocharov
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Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, Moscow,Russian Federation; Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry RAS, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: structural biology, biophysics, NMR, molecular modeling, membrane proteins, structure-function relationship, receptors, cell signaling, molecular mechanisms of cancer, Alzheimer’s disease
Prof. Nicoletta Potenza
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Department of Environmental, Biological and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies (DiSTABiF), University of Campania “L. Vanvitelli”, Via Vivaldi, 43-81100 Caserta, Italy
Interests: microRNAs; non-coding RNA; cancer
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Dr. Olorunseun O. Ogunwobi
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Department of Biological Sciences, Hunter College of The City University of New York, New York, USA
Interests: cancer progression; non-coding RNAs; PVT1
Prof. Dr. Robert K. Koenekoop
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Centre universitaire de santé McGill, Hôpital de Montreal Pour Enfants, Montreal, Canada
Interests: retinal degeneration; photoreceptor development and biology; retinitis pigmentosa; blindness; retinal gene discovery; gene therapy; therapeutic clinical trials for blindness
Dr. Masato Hoshi
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Department of Biochemical and Analytical Sciences, Fujita Health University
Interests: Tryptophan metabolism, Tumor immunity, infection immunity, inflammatory diseases, Rare sugar, Cytokines
Prof. Dr. Kristina Kusche-Vihrog
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Institute of Physiology, University of Lübeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, D-23562 Lübeck, Germany
Interests: Endothelial function an dysfunction; vascular function; glycocalyx; mechanosensitive ion channel; mechanomedicine; hypertension
Dr. Reshef Tal
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Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, United States
Interests: infertility; implantation; endometrium; reproductive immunology; recurrent implantation failure; recurrent pregnancy loss; stem/progenitor cells; ovarian reserve; Antimullerian hormone (AMH)
Dr. Robert Foronjy
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SUNY Downstate Medical Center, New York, United States
Interests: RNA; Cell Biology; Post-transcriptional regulation; Physiology; Phosphatases; Redox Biology; Pulmonary Disease
Dr. Tahia D. Fernandez
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Allergy Research Group, Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de Málaga‐IBIMA‐ARADyAL, Málaga, Spain
Interests: drug allergy; IgE; basophils; T cells; dendritic cells; diagnosis
Dr. Venkatesh Hegde
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Department of Thoracic/Head and Neck Medical Oncology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
Interests: mechanisms of immunomodulation by cannabinoids/cannabinoid receptors; tumor immunology (immunooncology); anti-cancer vaccines; immunosuppressive myeloid cells (MDSC)
Dr. Stefania Gonfloni
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Dipartimento di Biologia,University of Rome Tor Vergata | UNIROMA2
Interests: molecular biology; post translational modifications; phosphorylation; tyrosine kinases; cell signaling pathways
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Prof. Dr. Scott M. O'Grady
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University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States
Interests: membrane transport; epithelial ion transport; ion channels and transporters; ionotropic receptors; purinergic signaling; role of epithelial cells in innate immunity
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Dr. Rosemary Kiernan
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Institut de génétique humaine, UMR 9002, CNRS, Université de Montpellier, Gene regulation laboratory, 141, rue de la Cardonille, 34396 Montpellier, France
Interests: transcription; ncRNAs; miRNAs; HIV; cancer
Dr. Dolores B. Njoku
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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics and Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Interests: immunology; B cells; immunology; Tregs; liver injury; drug-induced; liver injury; immune-mediated
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Dr. Byungsuk Kwon
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1. Biomedical Research Center, Ulsan University Hospital, School of Medicine, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 44033, Korea
2. School of Biological Sciences, University of Ulsan, Ulsan 44610, Korea
Interests: immune check point; immune tolerance; immunotherapy; graft-versus-host disease; dendritic cell; tumor immunology; autoimmune disease; infection
Dr. Anwar R. Baydoun

Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH, UK
Interests: Cardiovascular physiology and pathologies; Vascular calcification and biomarkers; Nitric oxide physiology and pathophysiology; Stem cells and cardiovascular regenerative medicine; Inflammation and pro-inflammatory signalling; Oxidative stress; Antioxidants; Signal transduction mechanisms
Dr. Maria Laura Giuffrida
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Italian National Research Council, Institute of Crystallography (IC), Catania, Italy
Interests: Alzheimer’s disease; molecular neurobiology; amyloid-β; primary cortical neurons; signal transduction; BDNF; insulin and insulin-like growth factor signaling in Alzheimer's disease; HSP60; Aβ and copper; small molecules and peptide inhibitors of Aβ aggregation
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Prof. Camillo Palmieri
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Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Catanzaro “Magna Graecia”, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: clinical biochemistry; leukemia; tumor microenvironment; phage display; T-cell receptor repertoire analysis
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Dr. Wing-Kee Lee
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Institute for Physiology, Pathophysiology and Toxicology, Witten/Herdecke University, Witten, Germany
Interests: kidney; toxic metals; metal-induced carcinogenesis; signal transduction; oncogenic drug resistance; sphingolipid biology; renal physiology
Prof. Dr. Loredana Salerno
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Dipartimento di Scienze del Farmaco, Università degli Studi di Catania, Viale Andrea Doria 6, 95125 Catania, Italy
Interests: leukemia; cml; heme oxygenase inhibitors; ho-!; ho-2; imidazole derivatives; imatinib
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Dr. Ralph Knöll
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1. Bioscience Cardiovascular, Research and Early Development, Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolism (CVRM), BioPharmaceuticals R&D, AstraZeneca, Gothenburg, Sweden
2. ICMC (Integrated Cardio Metabolic Centre), Myocardial Genetics, Karolinska Institutet, University Hospital, Dept. of Medicine, Heart and Vascular Theme, Novum, Hiss A, våning 7, Hälsovägen 7-9, 141 57 Huddinge, Sweden
Interests: genetics; heart failure; epigenetics; molecular mechanisms
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Prof. Dr. Fabio Puglisi
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Department of Medical Oncology, IRCCS, CRO di Aviano, National Cancer Institute, Aviano, Italy
Department of Medicine, University of Udine, Udine, Italy
Interests: breast cancer; translational research; predictive factors; prognostic factors; liquid biopsy
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Dr. Arijit Biswas
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Institute of Experimental Hematology and Transfusion Medicine, Sigmund Freud Street-25, Bonn, 53127, Germany
Dr. Antonio Filippini
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Department of Anatomy, Histology, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics, Unit of Histology and Medical Embryology, Sapienza University of Rome, 00161 Rome, Italy
Dr. Harumi Jyonouchi
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Department of Pediatrics, Saint Peter’s University Hospital (SPUH), New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Dr. Rogério P. Pirraco
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3B’s Research Group—Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, AvePark, Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia, 4805-017 Barco, Guimarães, Portugal
Prof. Dr. Jaideep Chaudhary
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Advanced Imaging Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
Dr. Laurent Desaubry
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CNRS, University of Strasbourg, France
Interests: medicinal chemistry; bioorganic chemistry; prohibitins; eIF4A; prokineticin receptor 1; cardio-oncology; oncology; immune disorders; cell signaling
Dr. Monica Benvenuto
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1. Saint Camillus International University of Health and Medical Sciences, via di Sant'Alessandro 8, 00131 Rome, Italy
2. Department of Clinical Sciences and Translational Medicine, University of Rome “Tor Vergata”, via Montpellier 1, 00133 Rome, Italy
Interests: polyphenols; natural and synthetic compounds and cancer; cancer immunotherapy; cancer treatment in animal models
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Prof. Dr. Nicola Margiotta
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Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro, via E. Orabona 4, 70125 Bari, Italy
Interests: medicinal inorganic chemistry; organometallic chemistry; metal-based complexes; antitumor platinum drugs; drug delivery of antitumor drugs by inorganic nanocarriers; coordination chemistry; biomaterials; drug targeting and delivery of antitumor platinum drugs; metal-based drugs; NMR characterization of inorganic compounds
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Prof. Dr. Woo-Sik Jeong

School of Food Science & Biotechnology, Kyungpook National University, Daegue, Korea
Interests: phytochemicals; chemoprevention; antioxidant defences; anti-inflammation; hair growth; phase II enzymes; signal transduction
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Dr. Saioa Gómez-Zorita
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1. Nutrition and Obesity Group, Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Faculty of Pharmacy and Lucio Lascaray Research Center, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Vitoria, Spain
2. CIBER Fisiopatología Obesidad y Nutrición, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
3. Bioaraba Health Research Institute, Vitoria, Spain
Interests: molecular nutrition; nutritional and metabolic diseases; adipocytes; hepatocytes; lipogenesis; fat; inflammatory biomarkers; obesity; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease; insulin signaling; insulin; glucose metabolism; lipid metabolism; insulin resistance; adipogenesis; adipose tissue; liver
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Dr. Freddy Romero

Baylor College of Medicine
Interests: tissue fibrosis; aging; cellular senescence; metabolism; proteostasis; mitochondria
Dr. Hana Zemkova
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Institute of Physiology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Videnska 1083, 142 20 Prague 4, Czech Republic
Interests: secretion of hormones and neurotransmitters; ion channels; ATP release; P2X receptors; molecular structure
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Prof. Kaeko Kamei
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Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto, Japan
Interests: natural substance; analytical biochemistry; microbiology; lipid metabolism
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Prof. Dr. Sorin Hostiuc
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Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie Carol Davila din Bucuresti, Department of Legal Medicine and Bioethics, Bucuresti, Romania
Interests: pathology; bioethics; sudden cardiac death; forensic; research ethics; telocytes; stem cells; organoids
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Dr. Ruben Hernandez-Alcoceba
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University of Navarra-CIMA, Pamplona, Spain
Interests: gene therapy; adenovirus; vector production; cancer; monogenic diseases; brain
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Dr. Rosaria Acquaviva
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Department of Drug Science, Section of Biochemistry, University of Catania, Viale A. Doria 6, 95125 Catania, Italy
Interests: plant extracts; natural compounds; oxidative stress; cancer; inflammation; metabolic disorders; neuroprotection; wellbeing; biological activity of natural compounds
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Dr. Anna Kawiak

Department of Biotechnology, Intercollegiate Faculty ofBiotechnology, University of Gdansk and Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
Interests: apoptosis; chemoresistance; cell signaling; natural compounds; anticancer drugs
Prof. Dr. Mariarita Bertoldi
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Department of Neuroscience, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Interests: Aromatic amino acid decarboxylase or dopa decarboxylase; pyridoxal 5’-phosphate; AADC deficiency; molecular and cellular investigations; drug design; bioinformatics; inhibitors
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Prof. Janusz M. Dąbrowski
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Uniwersytet Jagielloński w Krakowie, Krakow, Poland
Interests: development of new anticancer drugs/photosensitizers; chemistry of porphyrins and related compounds; photochemistry and photophysics of coordination compounds; photodynamic therapy; detection of reactive oxygen species
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Dr. Marcello Chieppa
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National Institute of Gastroenterology “S. de Bellis”, Institute of Research, Via Turi, 27, 70013 Castellana Grotte, Italy
Interests: dendritic cells; mucosal immunology; inflammation; innate immunity; inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); nutrition
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Dr. Elia Ranzato
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Dipartimento di Scienze ed Innovazione Tecnologica, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Piazza San Eusebio 5, 13100 Vercelli, Italy
Interests: Ca2+ homeostasis; confocal microscopy; honey; malignant mesothelioma; natural products; platelet lysate; skin; wound repair
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Dr. Georgina Xanthou
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Cellular Immunology Laboratory, Center for Basic Research; Biomedical Research Foundation of the Academy of Athens, Greece
Interests: immune regulation; allergy; asthma; T cell responses; cytokines; regulatory T cells
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Dr. Michela Schiavon
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Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment, Univerisity of Padova, 35122 Padova, Italy
Interests: plant physiology; plant nutrition; selenium; crop biofortification; metal/loids; phytoremediation; plant biostimulants
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Prof. Marcin Mikulewicz

Department of Dentofacial Orthopaedics and Orthodontics, Division of Facial Abnormalities, Medical University of Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: dentistry; orthodontics; cleft palate; biocompatibility; biomaterials
Dr. Spiro Mihaylov Konstantinov
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Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy and Toxicology, Lab for Experimental Chemotherapy
Interests: pharmacology of antineoplastic agents; tumor models; signal transduction modulation; cell death induction; apoptosis; autophagy; urinary bladder cancer; hematological malignancies; cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Prof. Dr. Ricardo F Ferraz
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Ciências Químicas e Biomoléculas, Escola Superior de Saúde – Instituto Politécnico do Porto,Rua Dr. António Bernardino de Almeida, 400 4200 - 072, Porto, Portugal
Interests: ionic liquids; development of new drugs; structural analysis of organic molecules; antibiotic resistance; therapeutic applications of ionic liquids; peptide synthesis
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Prof. Dr. Barbara Malinowska
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Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, Medical University of Białystok, Poland
Interests: cannabinoid; cannabidiol; endocannabinoid system; presynaptic receptors; histamine; serotonin; 5-hydroxytryptamine; atypical β-adrenoceptors
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Assoc. Prof. Felice Iasevoli
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Department of Neuroscience, University School of Naples "Federico II", Via Pansini, 5, 80131, Naples, Italy
Interests: Neurotransmitter
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Prof. Dr. Alexei Medvedev
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Institute of Biomedical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia
Interests: isatin; isatin metabolism; isatin analogues; isatin-based pharmacological agents; isatin binding proteins; neuroprotection; molecular mechanisms; ligand-receptor interaction; isatin-responsive genes; proteomics
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Prof. Dr. Sara Franceschelli

Medicine and Health Science School, Chieti, Italy
Interests: nutrition; cellular biology; oxidative stress; cardiovascular disease; endogenous antioxidant enzymes; bioactive vegetable; molecules
Prof. Dr. Marco Pettini
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Centre de Physique Théorique, UMR 7332, and Aix-Marseille University, Luminy Campus, Case 907, 13288 Marseille, Cedex 9, France
Interests: Atomic Physics; Nonlinear Dynamics: Theory and Applications; Dynamical foundations of Statistical Mechanics; Differential Geometry in Hamiltonian Dynamics; Differential Topology and Phase Transitions Theory; Complex Systems; Biophysics
Prof. Dr. Susan Currie

Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences University of Strathclyde, UK
Interests: Cardiovascular calcium handling in health and disease; In vivo models of cardiac hypertrophy and cardiotoxicity; cardiac fibroblasts: cardiomyocytes; vascular endothelial and smooth muscle cells in health and disease
Assoc. Prof. Pratip K. Bhattacharya
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Department of Cancer Systems Imaging, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX, 77030, USA
Interests: hyperpolarization; hyperpolarized MRI; metabolic imaging; nano imaging; metabolomics in cancer systems; cancer systems imaging; silicon imaging; targeted molecular imaging
Dr. Tatiana Kostrominova
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Indiana University School of Medicine Northwest, Gary, United States
Interests: Skeletal muscle, tendon, aging, denervation, obesity, myokines
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Prof. Dr. Woong Mo Yang
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Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: natural medicine; allergic disease; metabolic disease
Dr. Ujjal Kumar Bhawal
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Nihon University, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: aging, inflammation; wound healing; tissue regeneration; immunity; extracellular vesicles; mesenchymal stem cells; bone biology; bone diseases; salivary gland disorders; periodontal pathogenesis; epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition; cancer; DNA microarray; miRNA array; bioinformatics
Prof. Silvio Naviglio
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Department of Precision Medicine. School of Medicine, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Naples, Italy.
Interests: Cancer; forskolin; CREB; PKA; LDH; adipokines; naturally occurring molecules.
Dr. Valerio Izzi
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Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Interests: matrisome; extracellular matrix; tumors; tumor microenvironment; tumor immunology; system biology; tumor biology; bioinformatics
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Prof. Dr. Hangun Kim

Laboratory of Pathophysiology, College of Pharmacy, Sunchon National University, 255 Jungang-ro, Sunchon, Jeonnam 57922, Republic of Korea
Interests: molecular pathophysiology; disease model; bioactive compound; mode of action; cancer; lichen
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Dr. Sadia Bari
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Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY, Notkestr.85, 22607 Hamburg, Germany
Interests: structure and dynamics of biomolecules; influence of water; X-ray spectroscopy; mass spectrometry
Prof. Dr. Chang Gue Son
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1. Liver and Immunology Research Center in Daejon Oriental Hospital of Daejeon University, Daejeon, Korea 2. Research Center for CFS/ME in Daejeon University,Daejeon, Daejeon, Korea
Interests: Tumor metastasis; Chronic fatigue syndrome; Liver disorders
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Assoc. Prof. Tatsuo Kanda
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Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, 30-1 Oyaguchi-Kamicho, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 173-8610, Japan
Interests: Hepatobiliary; Pancreatic Diseases
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Prof. Dr. Andrew Tsin
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine, Edinburg, Texas 78541, USA
Interests: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology of Visual Cycle Proteins; Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor; Diabetic Retinopathy and Age-Related Macular Degenerations
Prof. Dr. Satoshi Tanaka
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Department of Pharmacology, Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, Misasagi Nakauchi-cho 5, Yamashina-ku, Kyoto 607-8414, Japan.
Interests: mast cell; inflammation; degranulation; allergy; histamine; G protein-coupled receptor; IgE; cytokine
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Prof. Dr. Victor Manuel Quesada-Pérez
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Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche, Instituto de Bioingeniería, Elche, Spain
Interests: Genetics; Plant development; Abiotic stress; Arabidopsis; Chloroplast biogenesis; mTERF; Organelle gene expression
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Prof. Dr. Eric J. Bishop von Wettberg
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University of Vermont, USA Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, USA
Interests: adaptation; conservation; domestication; legumes; population genetics
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Prof. Gian Carlo Tenore
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Department of Pharmacy, University of Naples "Federico II", Via Domenico Montesano, 49, 80131 Napoli, Italy
Interests: nutraceuticals; food chemistry; functional foods; metabolic syndrome
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Prof. Rosalba Parenti
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Università Degli Studi Di Catania, Torre Biologica - Via S. Sofia, 97 - 95123 Catania CT, Italy
Interests: gap junction; spinal cord; astrocytes; neurodegeneration; plasticity
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Dr. Paola Poma
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Università degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Interests: pharmacology; cancer; antitumor drugs; natural compounds; syntetic molecules; drug delivery; molecular mechanisms; pharmacogenetics
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Prof. Dr. Hadi A. Goubran Messiha
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Division of Oncology, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
Interests: hematology; platelets; viral inactivation; microparticles; extracellular vesicles; fibrin sealant
Dr. Deanne H. Hryciw
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Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: obesity; nutrition; endocannabinoid; disease; programming; sex-differences in physiology
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Prof. Dr. Seong-Ho Koh

Department of Neurology, Hanyang University Guri Hospital, Guri 11923, Korea
Interests: Alzheimer's disease; Cerebral infarction; Therapy; Biomarkers
Prof. Dr. Tsanko Gechev
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Plovdiv University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria; Center of Plant Systems Biology and Biotechnology, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Interests: abiotic stress; desiccation tolerance; drought; oxidative stress; resurrection plants
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Dr. Manoj K. Pandey
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Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Interests: genetic and neurodegenerative diseases; complement; cytokines; innate and adaptive immunity
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Dr. Hiroshi Katagiri

Department of Gynecology,Masuda Red Cross Hospital,Shimane,Japan
Interests: gynecological oncology,ovarian cancer
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Dr. Rosa María Martínez-Espinosa
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Department of Agrochemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Science, University of Alicante, Spain
Interests: enzymes, archaea, extreme microbes, haloarchaea, N cycle, carotenoids, bioremediation, bacteria, clinical biochemistry
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Dr. Mariafrancesca Scalise
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Department DiBEST, Unit of Biochemistry & Molecular Biotechnology, University of Calabria, Arcavacata di Rende, Italy
Interests: proteoliposome; membrane transporters; plasma membrane; protein purification; amino acids; cancer cell line
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Prof. Dr. Ryszard Maciejewski
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Department of Human Anatomy, Medical University of Lublin, 20-090 Lublin, Poland.
Interests: microRNA; microRNA signature; microRNA expression profile; cancer; tumorigenesis; anti-cancer therapies; anoikis; oxidative stress; hypoxia; antioxidant systems
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Dr. Foteinos-Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos
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Division of Oncology, University Hospital of Patras & Clinical and Molecular Oncology Laboratory, Medical School, University of Patras, Greece
Interests: monoclonal antibodies; Cancer; antibodies; treatment; mAbs; Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors; multispecific antibodies; antibody–drug-conjugates (ADC); antibody-targeted nanoparticles; single-domain antibodies
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Dr. Mariarita Galbiati

Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Interests: motoneurons; ALS; SBMA; TGFbeta; skeletal muscle; autophagy; neuritin; sex hormones
Dr. Catalin Vlad

11th Department of Surgical Oncology and Gynecological Oncology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Iuliu Hatieganu”, The Oncology Institute „Prof. Dr. Ion Chiricuţă”, 34–36 Republicii Street, 400015 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: surgical oncology; gynecological oncology; colorectal cancer; ovarian cancer; breast cancer; malignant melanoma; cancer prognostic factors; cancer biomarkers
Dr. Evelina Miele

Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, IRCCS Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, Piazza Sant'Onofrio, 4, 00165 Rome, Italy
Interests: pediatric brain tumors; pediatric sarcomas; epigenetic deregulation of tumors and cancer stem cells; pathways involved in cerebellar development growth and differentiation; medulloblastoma pathogenesis; role of Hedgehog signaling in cancer; role of microRNA and other ncRNA in developmental processes and cancer; neural stem cells; cancer stem cells and Hedgehog pathway; microRNA in neural stem cells; microRNA as circulating biomarker in brain tumors
Dr. Maria Rosa Mazzoni
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Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Interests: proteome; secretome; biomarkers; molecular mechanisms of diseases; GPCRs
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Prof. Dr. Martin Götte
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Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Münster University Hospital, Germany
Interests: cancer; endometriosis; proteoglycans; stem cells; microRNAs
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Prof. Dr. Nagendra Kumar Kaushik
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Kwangwoon University, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: Plasma Medicine; Non-thermal Plasma; Reactive Oxygen Species; Nitric Oxide; Nanoparticles; Biomaterials; Cancer; Cell Biology; Wound Healing; Immuno-modulations; Immuno-stimulation; Immunogenicity
Dr. Maria R. Ercolano
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Department of Agricultural Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Portici, Italy
Interests: plant genomic; R-genes; new resistance genes; bioinformatics platform
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Dr. Gianfranco Diretto
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ENEA Centro Ricerche Casaccia, Rome, Italy
Interests: apocarotenoids; carotenoids; phenylpropanoids; transcriptomics; metabolomics; systems biology; biological networks
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Dr. Tomasz Hura
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Polish Academy of Sciences, The Franciszek Górski Institute of Plant Physiology, Poland
Interests: cereals (wheat, barley, triticale), abiotic stress (drought stress, salinity, heat stress), biotic stress (fungi), plant stress physiology, plant molecular biology, invasive plants (Rosa rubiginosa L., native and invasive populations)
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Prof. Dr. Ryszard T. Smolenski
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Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
Interests: Nucleotides; Adenosine; Cardioprotection; Atherosclerosis; Heart failure; Xenotransplantation
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Prof. Dr. Robert Hasterok
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University of Silesia in Katowice, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Institute of Biology, Biotechnology and Environmental Protection, Plant Cytogenetics and Molecular Biology Group, Katowice, Poland
Interests: application of Brachypodium as a model genus to study various aspects of plant nuclear genome structure, dynamics, (in)stability and evolution at the cytomolecular level
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Prof. Dr. Vivek K. Bajpai
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Department of Energy & Materials Engineering, Dongguk University-Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: nanotechnology and cancer biology; food and industrial microbiology; probiotics and disease control; molecular biology; food toxicants
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Dr. Miloslava Fojtová

Masaryk University, CEITEC, Mendel Centre for Plant Genomics and Proteomics, Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: Chromatin; epigenetics; plant molecular biology; telomeres; telomerase; DNA methylation; histone posttranslational modifications
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Prof. Dr. Konstantin Volcho
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Novosibirsk Institute of Organic Chemistry, Novosibirsk, Russian Federation
Interests: medicinal chemistry; natural product chemistry; Parkinson's disease; inhibitors; DNA repair system; tyrosyl-DNA phosphodiesterase; antiviral activity
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Dr. Laura Bertini

Department of Ecological and Biological Sciences, Università della Tuscia, Via S. Camillo De Lellis, Viterbo 01100, Italy
Interests: Plant-microbe interaction; Plant signal transduction; Plant defense mechanisms against biotic and abiotic stresses; Plant adaptation to harsh environments; Plant-microbe interaction
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Dr. Vitaly V. Kushnirov
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Bach Institute of Biochemistry, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: prion; amyloid; liquid-liquid phase separation (LLPS); mnemon; chaperones; Sup35; yeast; proteinase K
Dr. Marieke Lydia Kuijjer
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Centre for Molecular Medicine Norway (NCMM), University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Interests: computational biology, regulatory networks, cancer genomics, systems biology, gene regulation, omics data integration, computational method development
Prof. Dr. Mikihito Kajiya
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Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
Interests: Periodontitis, Inflammation, Osteoclasts, Osteoblasts, Osteo-immunology, Commensal bacteria, Regenerative Medicien, Stem Cell biology, Mesenchymal stem cells, Neural Crest Cells, iPS cells, Organoids, Signal transduction
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Dr. Maria Teresa Guagnano

Clinica Medica Institute, Department of Medicine and Ageing Sciences “G. d’Annunzio”, University of Chieti-Pescara, 66100 Chieti, Italy
Interests: Obesity; Clinical Nutrition; Dyslipidemia; Hypertension
Dr. Anna Maria Piras
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Department of Pharmacy, University of Pisa, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Interests: nanomedicine; drug delivery; pharmaceutics and pharmaceutical technology; polymeric biomaterials; biodegradable polymers
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Prof. Dr. Takaya Satoh
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Laboratory of Cell Biology, Department of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Osaka, Japan
Interests: cell biology; animal cells; intracellular signal transduction; small GTPases; type II diabetes; insulin signaling; glucose transporter; skeletal muscle; adipocytes
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Dr. Antonella Virgilio
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Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: G-quadruplex structures; aptamers; nucleic acid chemistry; circular dichroism; electrophoresis
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Dr. Alex Zhavoronkov

Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, United States
Interests: biology; medicine; physics and astronomy; pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutics; biochemistry, genetics and molecular; neuroscience chemistry
Dr. Jose M. Hermida-Ramon

Department of Physical Chemistry. University of Vigo. 36310, Vigo, Spain
Interests: QM/MM theoretical models of solvent effect on molecular and spectroscopic properties; solvated systems; intermolecular aggregates; intermolecular interactions; host-guest complexes of molecular tweeze
Dr. Sonia Emanuele
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Dipartimento di Biomedicina, Neuroscienze e Diagnostica Avanzata, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Interests: cancer; apoptosis; autophagy; oxidative stress; signal transduction; miRNAs
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Dr. Andrea Ferrigno
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Department of Internal Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Interests: Liver; ischemia/reperfusion; metabotropic glutamate receptor 5; inflammation; G protein-coupled receptors
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Dr. Claudio Favre
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Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Meyer, Florence, Italy
Interests: β-adrenergic receptors in pediatric cancer; blood malignancy; innovative therapy nutraceutical approach in cancer therapy
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Prof. Dr. Tomáš Stopka
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Department of Haematology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and General Hospital, 12808 Prague, Czech Republic
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Dr. Francesco Albano

Institute for Endocrinology and Oncology, National Research Council, 80131 Napoli, Italy; Biogem Scarl, 83031, Ariano Irpino, Italy
Interests: apoptosis and cell-survival mechanisms; cell cycle; cell proliferation and differentiation; RNA biology; cancer-related pathways
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Dr. Mohd W. Nasser
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University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985870 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5870, USA
Interests: chemokines; cytokines; microRNAs; breast cancer; lung cancer; metastasis
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Dr. Alessandro Ieraci
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Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Milan, Via Balzaretti 9, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: Psychiatric disorders; neurodegenerative diseases; stress; physical exercise; neurotrophins; epigenetic mechanisms; inflammation; animal models
Dr. Kevin Mouzat
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The Neuroscience Institute of Montpellier, Inserm UMR1051, University of Montpellier, 34091 Montpellier, CHU Nimes, 30029 Nimes, France
Interests: genetics; neurogenetics; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; functional characterization of variants; molecular biology
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Prof. Dr. Francesca Riuzzi
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Section of Human Anatomy, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Interests: RAGE (receptor for advanced glycation end-products); Calcium-binding protein S100B; HMGB1; biology of muscle precursor cells; muscle regeneration; muscle atrophy (including sarcopenia and cancer cachexia); muscular dystrophy; rhabdomyosarcoma
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Prof. Elisabeth Pinart
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Unit of Cell Biology, Biotechnology of Animal and Human Reproduction (TechnoSperm), Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Institute of Food and Agricultural Technology, University of Girona, E-17003 Girona, Spain
Interests: sperm physiology; flow cytometry; sperm motility; boar reproduction; sperm maturation; sperm capacitation; ion channels; immunocytochemistry; sperm cryopreservation
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