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Editors (7)

Prof. Dr. Lluís Ribas de Pouplana *
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology, Parc Científic de Barcelona, C/Baldiri Reixac 10, 08028 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Interests: genetic code; genetic translation; codon usage; proteome control; tRNAs; ribosomes; proteome quality control in cell biology and disease; structure-function studies of protein-RNA interactions; biomedicine and biotechnology
* Section "Genetics and Genomics Research"
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Prof. Dr. Ramón Cacabelos *
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Section Editor-in-Chief
EuroEspes Biomedical Research Center, Institute of Medical Science and Genomic Medicine, 15165-Bergondo, Corunna, Spain
Interests: pharmacogenomics; pharmacoepigenetics; genomics of brain disorders; neuroepigenetics; CNS drug development; neurodegenerative disorders; Alzheimer’s disease; Parkinson’s disease
* Section 'Pharmaceutical Sciences'
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Prof. Dr. Stefano Gianni *
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Department of Biochemical Sciences -A. Rossi Fanelli., Istitute of Molecular Biology and Pathology - National Research Council, University of Rome, P.le A. Moro 5, Rome, 00185, Italy
Interests: protein folding; protein dynamics and disorder
* Section 'Proteins and Proteomics'
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Prof. Dr. Andrew Pohorille *
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1. NASA Center for Computational Astrobiology and Fundamental Biology, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035, USA
2. Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94035, USA
Interests: statistical mechanics of chemical and biological systems; molecular and cellular-scale computer simulations and modeling; astrobiology; origin of life; protein structure; function and folding; biological membranes; transport through membranes; evolutionary innovation
* Section 'Astrobiology'
Dr. William Bains *
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1. Five Alarm Bio Ltd, O2h Scitech Park, Mill Lane, Hauxton, Cambridge, CB22 5HX, UK
2. Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Interests: astrobiology; detection of life; limits of life; origin of life; nature of aging; anti-aging medicine; computational chemistry; science commercialization; biotechnology financing; venture capital
* Section 'Hypotheses in the Life Sciences'
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Prof. Dr. Nicola Smania *
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Head Neuromotor and Cognitive Rehabilitation Research Center (CRRNC), Department of Neurosciences, Biomedicine and Movement Sciences, University of Verona, Head Neurorehabilitation Unit, AOUI Verona, P.le L.A. Scuro, 10, 37134, Verona, Italy
Interests: neurorehabilitation; rehabilitation; posture; physical rehabilitation; musculoskeletal disorders; movement analysis biomechanics; exercise science; sports injuries; muscle function
* Section 'Physiology and Pathology'
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Prof. Dr. Koichiro Tamura *
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Research Center for Genomics and Bioinformatics, Department of Biological Sciences, Tokyo Metropolitan University, 1-1 Minami-ohsawa, Hachioji, Tokyo 192-0397, Japan
Interests: evolutionary genetics; molecular phylogenetics; molecular and genome evolution; mathematical modeling; bioinformatics
* Section 'Evolutionary Biology'

Previous Editor

Prof. Pabulo H. Rampelotto

Former Editor-in-Chief
Center of Biotechnology and PPGBCM, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
Interests: biotechnology; next generation sequencing; metagenomics; molecular biology and biochemistry of microorganisms; extremophiles; grand challenges
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Advisory Board (1)

Prof. Dr. David Deamer *
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Department of Biomolecular Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
Interests: membrane biophysics; nanopore sequencing; origin of cellular life
* Former Editor-in-Chief (from January 2016 to January 2018)
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Editorial Board Members (190)

Dr. Attila Ambrus
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Department of Medical Biochemistry, Semmelweis University, 37-47 Tuzolto Street, 1094 Budapest, Hungary
Interests: biomolecular structure; 2-oxo acid dehydrogenase complexes; ROS; lipoamide dehydrogenase deficiency; drug design
Dr. Antonella Angiolillo
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Department of Medicine and Health Sciences "Vincenzo Tiberio", University of Molise, Campobasso, Italy
Interests: cystic fibrosis; Alzheimer's disease; CFTR gene; organoids; proteasome; APEH
Dr. Riccardo Autelli
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Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Università degli Studi di Torino, 10124 Torino, Italy
Interests: autophagy; lysosomes; lysosomal cell death; apoptosis; anticancer drug resistance; breast cancer; hepatocellular carcinoma; protein turnover; molecular determinants of protein instability
Prof. Dr. Elsa Azevedo
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Department of Neurology, Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João; Department of Clinical Neurosciences and Mental Health, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Interests: cerebral vascular disease; cerebral hemodynamics; neurosonology
Dr. Gopal J. Babu
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Department of Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, New Jersey Medical School, Rutgers University, 185 S. Orange Ave., MSB G609, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
Interests: SR calcium handling in heart and skeletal muscles; muscle differentiation; mitochondrial calcium; Duchenne muscular dystrophy; myocardial infarction; heart failure; AAV mediated gene therapy
Prof. Dr. Jeffrey Bada
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Distinguished Research Professor of Marine Chemistry, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093-0212, USA
Interests: primitive Earth; prebiotic amino acids; cosmogeochemistry; origin of life chemistry; homochirality
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Prof. Dr. Amedeo Balbi
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Dipartimento di Fisica, Università degli Studi di Roma "Tor Vergata", Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Roma, Italy
Interests: astrobiology; cosmology; habitability; exoplanets; biosignatures; technosignatures; extraterrestrial intelligence
Prof. Dr. Roberto Barbieri
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Dipartimento di Scienze Biologiche, Geologiche e Ambientali and Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini, University of Bologna, Via Zamboni 63-67, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Interests: extreme environments; microbial communities; foraminifera; geomicrobiology; astrobiology
Dr. Fabia U. Battistuzzi
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Department of Biological Sciences, Oakland University, 318 Meadow Brook Rd, Rochester, MI 48309, USA
Interests: microbial evolution; early life evolution; phylogenetic tools; tempo and mode of evolution; speciation patterns; timing of the origin of species; genomic innovations; adaptations; speciation events
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Dr. Rachid Benhida
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Director of Research at CNRS, Team Leader Bioactive Molecules - Oncology University Nice Sophia Antipolis, Parc Valrose 06108 Nice Cedex 02, France
Interests: chemistry of nucleic acids; synthesis of bioactive molecules; chemobiology; resistance mechanisms in oncology; cancer stem cells, small molecules therapy, fluorescence labelling
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