Section Editors

Section Board for 'Biology and Medicines' (16)

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Prof. Dr. Eleonore Fröhlich
Section Editor-in-Chief
Center for Medical Research, Medical University of Graz, Stiftingtalstr 24, Graz A-8010, Austria
Interests: biological and toxicological evaluation of nanoparticles; development of physiologically relevant in vitro models; cytotoxicity of nanoparticles
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Dr. Robyn L. Tanguay
Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-4003, USA
Interests: Zebrafish; Developmental Toxicology; Systems Toxicology; Neurotoxicology; Nanotoxicology
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Dr. Angelina Angelova
CNRS UMR 8612 "Institut Galien Paris-Sud", Paris-Sud 11 University, Paris-Saclay University, F-92296 Châtenay Malabry, France
Interests: lipid/protein nanoassemblies; liquid crystalline phases; cubosomes; self-assembled nanostructures and nanoparticles with neuroprotective properties; protein and peptide-based nanomedicines; nanocarriers for macromolecular drug delivery; membrane receptor nanoscale organization; lipids; peptides; BDNF; cyclodextrin; soft nanomaterials
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Benelli
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Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Pisa, via del Borghetto 80, 56124 Pisa, Italy
Interests: arthropod vectors; entomology; insect control; mosquitoes; nano-synthesis; nanoparticles; nano-pesticides; nanotechnology; non-target effects; ticks
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Prof. Dr. Giulio Caracciolo
Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: Drug delivery; Gene Delivery; Nanocarriers; Nanomedicine; Precision Medicine; Liposomes; Lipoplexes; Nanobio interactions; Small Angle X-ray Diffraction; Fluorescence Confocal Microscopy
Prof. Dr. Guanying Chen
1. School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
2. Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260-3000, USA
Interests: lanthanide, crystals and nanocrystals, nonlinear, biophotonics, solar cells
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Prof. Dr. Wojciech Chrzanowski
The University of Sydney,Sydney Nano Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Health,Sydney Pharmacy School, Pharmacy and Bank Building A15,Camperdown,NSW 2006,Australia
Interests: nanomedicine; biointefaces; nanomaterials; nanocharacterisation
Prof. Dr. Miguel Gama
Minho University / Center of Biological Engineering – Institute for Biotechnology and Bioengineering, Braga, Portugal
Interests: bacterial nanocellulose; self-assembled nanogels made of polysaccharides; biomaterials; drug delivery systems for antimicrobial peptides and low molecular weight hydrophobic drugs; a comprehensive characterization of biocompatibility, including cytotoxicity, intracellular trafficking, biodistribution
Prof. Dr. Paolo Giunchedi
Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Sassari, via Muroni 23/a, 07100 Sassari, Italy
Interests: drug delivery; nanomedicine; nasal route
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Prof. Dr. Moein Moghimi
1. School of Pharmacy, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE17RU, UK;
2. Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
Interests: biological barriers; targeted drug delivery; nanoparticle engineering; nanomedicine; nanopharmaceuticals; nanosafety; nanotoxicology
Prof. Dr. Dan Peer
Director, Laboratory of Precision NanoMedicine, Dept. of Cell Research & Immunology, and Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering | Tel Aviv University, Tel-Aviv 69978, Israel
Interests: RNA therapeutics; gene targeting; selective targeting to immune cells; manipulation of cellular function
Prof. Dr. Sohrab Rohani
Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Thompson Engineering Building, Room TEB 457, Western University, Canada
Interests: nano zeolites; metal organic frameworks (MOFs); zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (ZIFs); mesoporous materials; TiO2 nanotubes and nanoparticles; and preparation of super-hydrophobic surfaces
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Prof. Dr. Vincent Rotello
Department of Chemistry, 710 North Pleasant St., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 USA
Interests: nanotechnology; nanoparticles; supramolecular chemistry; nanomedicine
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Dr. Saura Sahu

Independent Consultant, Toxicology and Safety Assessment, 6478 Summer Cloud Way, Columbia, MD 21045, USA
Interests: Nanotoxicity; genotoxicity; toxicogenomics; toxicoepigenomics; biomarkers of toxicity; in vitro toxicity; cytotoxicity; free radical mechanisms of toxicity
Prof. Dr. Angelo Maria Taglietti
Dipartimento Chimica ‐ Università di Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Interests: antibacterial nanomaterials and surfaces; anisotropic noble metal nanoparticles for functionalization and application to biomedical and sensing problems and use in surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS); theranostic devices; supramolecular chemistry; transition metal complexes
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Dr. José das Neves
Instituto de Investigação e Inovação em Saúde & INEB - Instituto de Engenharia Biomédica, University of Porto, Portugal
Interests: drug delivery; functionalized nanomaterials; microbicides; nanomedicine; polymeric nanoparticles; targeted delivery
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