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Topic Editors (47)

Dr. Salvatore Oliva
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Maternal and Child Health Department, Sapienza - University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: pediatrics, IBD, EoE, digestive endoscopy, nutrition
Assoc. Prof. Patricia Markham Risica
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Departments of Behavioral & Social Sciences and Epidemiology,Center for Health Promotion and Health Equity, Brown School of Public Health, Providence, RI 02912 USA
Interests: obesity, stress eating, breastfeeding, sleep, interventions
Dr. Dimitrios Bogdanos
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Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, 40500 Larissa, Greeece
Interests: autoimmunity, immunonutrition, diet and immunity, immunoregulation, microbiome
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Dr. Francesca Giampieri
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Nutrition and Food Science Group, Department of Analytical and Food Chemistry, CITACA, CACTI, University of Vigo - Vigo Campus, 32004, Vigo, Spain
Interests: dietary bioactive compounds, nutrition, disease prevention, mitochondrial impairment, oxidative stress, inflammation
Prof. Dr. Billy Hammond
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Brain and Behavioral Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
Interests: Nutritional Neuroscience, Carotenoids, Macular pigment, lutein/zeaxanthin, Sensory, Vision
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Assist. Prof. Rick Jansen
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Department of Public Health Genomics and Bioinformatics Program North Dakota State University Dept 2662, PO Box 6050/Fargo, ND, USA 58108-6050
Interests: Genomics; Epidemiology; Bioinformatics; Dietary assessment methods
Prof. Simona Bertoli
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Dept. of Food, Environmental and Nutritional Sciences (DeFENS), University of Milan Head, Obesity Unit and Laboratory of Nutrition and Obesity Research, Dept. of Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano Coordinator of Outpatient Nutrition service, International Center for the Assessment of Nutritional Status, ICANS, University of Milan
Interests: body composition, obesity, ketogenic diet, metabolic syndrome, eating behavior, Mediterranean diet
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Dr. Claudio Imperatori
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Cognitive and Clinical Psychology Laboratory, Department of Human Science, European University of Rome, Italy, Via degli Aldobrandeschi 190, 00163 Rome, Italy
Interests: Eating Disorders, Obesity, Food Addiciton, Neuroimaging, Mental Health, Assessment
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Prof. Javier Sanz-Valero
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Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Escuela Nacional de Medicina del Trabajo, Sinesio Delgado Street 10, 28029, Madrid, Spain
Interests: occupational health; nutritional status of workers; public health; communication and scientific documentation related to nutrition
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Dr. Clemens Drenowatz
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Division of Physical Education, University of Education Upper Austria, 4020 Linz, Austria
Interests: energy balance, exercise, motor competence, physical fitness, youth, physical activity, health promotion
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Dr. Anna Alisi
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Bambino Gesu' Children Hospital and IRCCS, Research Area of Multifactorial Diseases, Viale San Paolo 15, 00146 Rome - Italy
Interests: liver diseases, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, hepatocellulare carcinoma, epigenetic mechanisms, microRNAs
Dr. Teresa Partearroyo
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Departamento de Ciencias Farmacéuticas y de la Salud, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad San Pablo-CEU, CEU Universities, Urbanización Montepríncipe, 28925 Alcorcón, Madrid, Spain
Interests: nutrition, obesity, diet, macro and micronutrients, hydration, hearing loss
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Assist. Prof. Corrine K Hanson
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Medical Nutrition Education Division, College of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 984045 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-4045, USA
Interests: fat-soluble vitamins, fatty acids, dietary patterns, population nutrition, nutrition in maternal-child health, nutrition in respiratory health
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Prof. Dr. med. Daniel Koenig
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University of Freiburg, Department of Sports Science, Section for Nutrition, Schwarzwaldstr. 175 79117 Freiburg, Germany
Interests: Protein, Collagen Peptides, Sports Nutrition, Ageing, Sarcopoenia, Osteoporosis
Assist. Prof. Yumie Takata
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Oregon State University, College of Public Health and Human Sciences, Nutrition and Epidemiology programs, Corvallis OR 97331, USA
Interests: Human nutrition, cancer, epidemiology, dairy products, selenium, systematic review and meta-analysis
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Assist. Prof. Melania Melis
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Cagliari, Italy
Interests: Taste perception and individual differences; PROP tasting; Taste modulation; Electrophysiological recordings from human tongue; Taste and health
Prof. Daniela Bonofiglio
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Department of Pharmacy, Health and Nutritional Sciences, University of Calabria, Via Pietro Bucci 87036 Arcavacata di Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: breast cancer, omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid derivatives, Mediterranean diet, iodine deficiency
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Assoc. Prof. Sarah Hardcastle
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School of Health and Human Performance, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
Interests: behaviour change; motivation; intervention; physical activity; health psychology
Dr. James DiNicolantonio
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Preventive Cardiology, St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, MO, USA
Interests: omega-3; magnesium; nutraceuticals; nutrition
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Prof. Dr. Nicola Di Daniele
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Department of Systems Medicine, Center of Hypertension and Unit of Nephrology, University of Rome, Tor Vergata, Rome (Italy), Postal Code 003100
Interests: Mediterranean Diet, Arterial Hypertension, Chronic Non-communicable diseases, Gut Microbiota, Chronic kidney disease
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Prof. Maria Elisabetta Baldassarre
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Department of Biomedical Science and Human Oncology, Section of Neonatology and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, University of Bari “Aldo Moro”, 70100 Bari, Italy
Interests: preterm newborns; nutrition; microbiota; neonatal gastroenterology; gastroesophageal reflux
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Assoc. Prof. Davide Grassi
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Department of Life, Health and Environmental Sciences University of L’Aquila, L’Aquila 67100, Italy
Interests: Flavonoids, nutrition, nutraceuticals, Very low-calorie ketogenic diets (VLCKD), cardiovascular prevention, metabolism
Dr. Maria Fusaro
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National Research Council (CNR) – Institute of Clinical Physiology (IFC), Pisa Via G. Moruzzi 1, 56124, Pisa, PI, Italy and Department of Medicine, University of Padova Italy; Via Giustiniani 2, 35128, Padova, PD, Italy
Interests: vitamin K; vitamin D; mineral bone disorders, CKD; bone fractures; vascular calcifications; nutrition
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Dr. Cristiana Caliceti
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Department of Biomedical and Neuromotor Sciences - DIBINEM Alma Mater Studiorum - University of Bologna Via Irnerio 48, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Interests: cardiovascular system, gut, biosensors, natural compounds, oxidative damage
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Prof. Raquel Abalo
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Area of Pharmacology, Department of Basic Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University Rey Juan Carlos, 28922 Alcorcón, Spain
Interests: gastrointestinal motility; functional foods; cannabinoids; irritable bowel syndrome; nutraceuticals; enteric nervous system; brain–gut axis
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Prof. Dr. Patrizia Restani
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Department of Pharmacological and Biomolecular Sciences, Università degli Studi di Milano, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: food allergy; celiac disease; food quality control; food safety; food supplements; antioxidants; wine analysis
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Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Mollace
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Department of Health Sciences, Magna Graecia University, Campus Germaneto, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: oxidative stress, vascular inflammation, micronutrients, plant extracts, dietary supplements
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Prof. Anita MacDonald
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Dietetic Department, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham, B4 6NH, UK
Interests: phenylketonuria; dietary treatment; protein substitutes; dietary adherence; feeding development
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Dr. Taylor C. Wallace
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1. Department of Nutrition and Food Studies, George Mason University, USA
2. Think Healthy Group, Inc., USA
Interests: anthocyanins; dietary bioactives; multivitamins; dietary supplements; choline; eggs; calcium; vitamin D; bone health
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Assoc. Prof. Abby D. Benninghoff
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College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences, Utah State University, 4800 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322
Interests: food bioactives, cancer prevention, colorectal cancer, Western type diet, inflammation, gene regulation, epigenetics
Dr. Lorrene D. Ritchie

Univ Calif, Div Agr & Nat Resources, Nutr Policy Inst, 1111 Franklin St,Tenth Floor, Oakland, CA 94607 USA
Interests: Healthy Lifestyle; Nutrition Education and Behavior; Nutrition and Hunger in the Population; Obesity Prevention; Healthy Families and Communities
Dr. Siddhartha Angadi
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Arizona State University at the Downtown Phoenix Campus, College of Health Solutions, Phoenix, United States
Interests: cardiovascular function; diet and heart failure; exercise and heart failure
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Prof. Dr. Susan J. Whiting
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College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan, 110 Science Place, Saskatoon SK, S7N 5C9 Canada
Interests: nutrient requirements for bone health; dietary assessment and population health
Prof. Dr. Virginia Fernández-Ruiz
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Nutrition and Food Science Department,Pharmacy Faculty, Complutense University of Madrid Plaza Ramón y Cajal s/n 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: bioactive compounds analysis; functional foods; food supplements; health claims; sensory and consumer science
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Dr. Cristiano Capurso
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Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy
Interests: Mediterranean Diet; nutrients; aging; frailty; cognitive decline
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Dr. Pierangelo Veggiotti

Child Neuropsychiatry University of Milan, Director of Pediatric Neurology Unit V. Buzzi Hospital, Via Castelvetro 32 20154 Milan Italy
Interests: Epilepsy; children; ketogenic diet; rare disease; developmental disorders diet
Assoc. Prof. Hye-Kyung Na

Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, College of Knowledge-Based Service Engineering, Sungshin Women's University, Seoul 01133, South Korea
Interests: Cancer Prevention, Inflammation, Antioxidant, Alcohol metabolism, Cancer, Prostaglandin Metabolism
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Dr. Per Bendix Jeppesen
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Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University Diabetes and Hormone Diseases, Aarhus University Hospital Building J – level 1, J103-185, Palle Juul-Jensens Boulevard 165, 8200 Aarhus N Denmark
Interests: bioactive compounds and their physiological effects; clinical human and animal studies on carbohydrate and lipid metabolism and prevention of diabetes; steviol glycosides, Bone metabolism.
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Professor Serafina Perrone

Department of Pediatrics, University of Parma, 43121 Parma, Italy
Neonatology Unit, Children Hospital of Parma, 43121 Parma, Italy
Interests: oxidative stress, newborn infants, antioxidants, preterm newborns, human milk
Prof. Silvio Buscemi
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Unit of Clinical Nutrition-Department Promozione della Salute, Materno-Infantile, di Medicina Interna e Specialistica di Eccellenza (Promise), University of Palermo, 90133 Palermo, Italy.
Interests: obesity; diabetes; diet; cardiovascular prevention, endothelial function, indirect calorimetry
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Assoc. Prof. Karen Jaceldo-Siegl
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Center for Nutrition, Health Lifestyles and Disease Prevention, Adventist Health Studies, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA 92354 USA
Interests: nutritional epidemiology; phytochemicals; dietary pattern; biomarkers; cardiometabolic risk; cancer
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Prof. Conceição Calhau
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Department of Nutrition and Metabolism, NOVA Medical School, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: diet; metabolism; obesity; microbiota; endocrine disruptors; phenolic compounds
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Prof. Jeffrey R. Stout
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School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Central Florida, Orlando FL 32816, USA
Interests: sports nutrition; body bomposition; muscle fatigue; ergogenic aids; nutrient timing
Prof. Silvia Salvatore
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Pediatric Department, Hospital "F. Del Ponte", University of Insubria, 21100 Varese, Italy
Interests: gastroesophageal reflux; functional gastrointestinal disorders; food allergy; microbiota; probiotics; celiac disease
Assoc. Prof. Christina Roberto
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Medical Ethics and Health Policy, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Interests: chronic disease prevention; food and nutrition policy; behavioral economics
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Dr. Sonia González
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Functional Biology Department, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oviedo. Avda. Julián Clavería s/n. 33006. Oviedo. Asturias, Spain
Interests: nutrition; microbiota; inmunonutrition; dietary patterns; epidemiological nutrition
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