Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

George Perry  

Research Interest:

Mechanism for RNA-based redox metal binding; Consequences of RNAoxidation on protein synthesis rate and fidelity; Role of redox active metals in mediating prooxidant and antioxidant properties; Signal transduction pathways altered in Alzheimer disease that allow neurons to evade apoptosis; Mechanism of phosphorylation control of oxidative damage to neurofilament proteins

Dean
Department of Biology and Neurobiology
University of Texas
USA

Aimec F Luat  

Research Interest:

Childhood Epilepsy; Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics and Neurology
Wayne State University
USA

Anna Maria Lavezzi  

Research Interest:

Neuropathology; SIDS, Sudden Fetal Death; Brainstem And Cerebellum Development

Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Milan
Italy

Lucia Maria Vaina  

Research Interest:

Neuroplasticity (in humans); FMRI, MEG; Spatial Vision; RT-Neurofeedback

Professor
Departments of Biomedical Engineering
Graduate Program in Neuroscience and Neurology
Boston University
Department of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
USA

Chella Kamarajan  

Research Interest:

Brain electrophysiology [electroencephalogram (EEG), event-related potentials (ERPs) and event-related oscillations (EROs)]; Experimental and Clinical Neuropsychology; Brain imaging using MRI technology; Clinical Psychology and Addictions; Neuropsychoanalysis

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
USA

Chiara Villa  

Research Interest:

Genetic and expression analyses in order to clarify the effects of allelic variants in key genes on development and progression of two neurodegenerative diseases; Alzheimer?s Disease (AD); Front Temporal Lobar Degeneration (FTLD); Molecular bases of sleep disorders

Research Fellow
Department of Psychology
School of Medicine and Surgery
University of Milano-Bicocca
Italy

Chen Bojun  

Research Interest:

Synaptic Transmission; Potassium Channels; Gap Junctions; C. Elegans

Assistant Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Connecticut Health Center
USA

Rahul Damani  

Research Interest:

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage; Acute Ischemic Stroke; ICH; Traumatic Brain Injury; Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation; Neuro-Critical Care

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology and Neurocirtical Care
Baylor College of Medicine
USA

David Chau  

Research Interest:

Pathogenic mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases focusing on Parkinsons disease; Mitochondria Biology; Immunology And Gene Regulation

Research Manager
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
University College London
London

Alberto A. Martinez Arizala  

Research Interest:

Pathophysiology; Spinal cord Injury; Pain And Spasticity

Professor
Department of Clinical Neurology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
USA

Chun-Yue Geoffrey LAU  

Research Interest:

Mechanisms of homeostatic plasticity; Cortical circuit mapping; Neuron type-specific function; Circuit basis of olfaction; Models of neuropsychiatric disorders

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Sciences
City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Jeffry B Lansman  

Research Interest:

Cellular Neurobiology; Neurodegenerative Disease; Mechanosensory Transduction; Cardiac And Skeletal Myopathies; Calcium Channels; Signaling Drug Discovery

Professor
Department of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology
UCSF School of Medicine
USA

Joshua J Park  

Research Interest:

Alzheimers disease; Neurotrophic Factor; Antioxidant Response System

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosciences
University of Toledo College of Medicine
USA

Giulio Sancini  

Research Interest:

Neurophysiology; Pharmacology Applied; Biomedical Nanotechnology; Nanotoxicology; Pathophysiology Of The Respiratory System

Assistant Professor
Department of Health Sciences
University of Milano-Bicocca
Italy

Maria Swanberg  

Research Interest:

Disease Models; Genetic Models; Translational Studies.

Assistant Professor
Department of Experimental Medical Science
Lund University
Sweden

Dante M. Pirouz  

Research Interest:

Human brand relationships; Affiliation motives and reference group effects; Risk and norms.

Assistant Professor
Department of Marketing
Western University
Canada

Kushak Suchdev  

Research Interest:

Traumatic Brain Injury; Intracranial Hemorrhage; Status Epilepticus And Sub Arachnoid Hemorrhage.

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Wayne State University School of Medicine
USA

Olga Tiurikova  

Research Interest:

Excitatory Amino Acid Transporters; Memory Formation; Alzheimer Disease; Dopamine Signaling. Neuro-Glia Interactions; Astrocytic Calcium Signaling

Clinical Researcher
Department of Neurology
University College London
London

Victoria Bajo Lorenzana  

Research Interest:

Sensory Systems; Auditory Neuroscience; Behavioral Neuroscience; Learning-Induced Plasticity; Corticofugal Pathways; Cholinergic Modulation; Ontogenetics; Hearing Loss; Tinnitus.

Associate Professor
Department of Physiology
University of Oxford
UK

Tamara B. Franklin  

Research Interest:

Neuroscience; Epigenetics; In Vivo Electrophysiology; Animal Behavior; Neuroconnectivity; Sociability.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
Dalhousie University
Canada

Alexander William Charney  

Research Interest:

Biology; Physiology; Imaging; Pharmacology; Neuromodulation; Clinical Assessment

Department of Neuroscience
Icahn School of Medicine
USA

Maxim Bazhenov  

Research Interest:

Sleep and memory consolidation; Reinforcement learning and decision making; Information coding in the olfactory system; Neuronal mechanisms of seizures; Computational neuroscience; Mathematical modeling of cancer.

Professor
Department of Medicine
University of California
USA

Kakhlon Or  

Research Interest:

Knockdown Of Glycogen Synthase (GS); Protein Targeting To Glycogen (PTG) By Antisense Oligos; Triple-Helix-Forming Oligos

Principal Investigator
Department of Neurology
Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center
Israel

Xin Ming Ma  

Research Interest:

Human Stem Cells; Cocaine Addiction; Schizophrenia; Synaptogenesis; Estrogen Hormones And Synaptic Plasticity

Associate Professor
Department of Neuroscience
University of Connecticut
USA

Anna Battaglia  

Research Interest:

Neuroscience; Anatomy; Biological Psychology

Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine
Department of Anatomy/Neuroscience
Kings College London
UK

Camillo Porcaro  

Research Interest:

EEG/MEG; FMRI; Concurrent EEG/FMRI

Researcher
Department of Neuroscience
National Research Council (CNR)
Italy

Fabrizio Piazza  

Research Interest:

Neurodegenerative; Neuroimmunological; Cerebrovascular Disorders.

Research Associate
Department of Neuroscience
National Research Council (CNR)
Italy

Fatima A Nasrallah  

Research Interest:

Traumatic Brain Injury; Functional Neuroimaging.

Research Scientist
Department of Neuroscience
Queensland Brain Institute
Australia

Jacopo C DiFrancesco  

Research Interest:

Genetic of Epilepsy; Rare Autoimmune Encephalitis (Caa-Ri).

Clinical Researcher
Department of Neurology
San Gerardo Hospital
Italy

James M Krueger  

Research Interest:

Biochemical regulation of sleep; Sleep and infectious diseases; Sleep function and brain organization as it applies to sleep

Regents Professor
Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Washington State University
USA

Krishna Vadodaria  

Research Interest:

Spans Diverse Techniques; Animal Models (Stress/ Maternal Separation); Cellular-Plasticity; Human Serotonergic Neurotransmission in Vitro (Ipsc-Neuron); Neuropsychiatric Disorders

Research Associate
Department of Neuroscience
Salk Institute for Biological Studies
USA

Chiara Paola Zoia  

Research Interest:

Neuropathology; Molecular Biology; Cellular Cultures and Neurochemistry About Neurodegenerative (AD, PD And ALS) Disorders; Neurochemistry; Neuroimmunology Studies on Epileptic; Neuropsychiatric; Stroke and Multiple Scleroris Patients

Research Manager
Neurobiology Laboratory, Center for Neuroscience
University of Milano-Bicocca
Italy

Romina Combi  

Research Interest:

Neurogenetics; Molecular Biology; Cell Biology; Biological Bases of Sleep Disorders; Pathogenetic Mechanisms Underlying Epilepsy; Comorbidity between Sleep Disorders and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine and Surgery
Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca
Italy

Yildiz Degirmenci  

Research Interest:

Cognitive Neurology; Parkinson Disease; Movement Disorders Epilepsy

Associate Professor
Faculty of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Duzce University
Turkey

Emanuele Lo Gerfo  

Research Interest:

Neuropsychology; Brain; Parkinsons Disease; Neurodegeneration; TMS; Neuroeconomics; Cognitive Neuropsychology; Motor Cortex; Cognitive Neuroscience; Brain Mapping; Prefrontal Cortex

Postdoctoral researcher
Department of Economics, Management and Statistics
University of Milan ? Bicocca
Italy

Yan Jiang  

Research Interest:

Role of Setdb1 in regulation of higher-order chromosome conformation and mood behaviors; Cell-type specific epigenetic mapping in human postmortem brains with schizophrenia

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
Division of Psychiatric Epigenomics
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
USA

Claudio Soto  

Research Interest:

Molecular basis of neurodegenerative diseases associated to the misfolding and brain accumulation of proteins; Particularly focusing in Alzheimer?s and prion-related disorders

Professor
Department of Neurology
Director, The George and Cynthia W Mitchell Center for Research on Alzheimers disease and related Brain Disorders
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
USA

Sandra Pritzkow  

Research Interest:

Protein Misfolding; Prion Diseases; Prion Protein; Transgenic Animals; Protein Aggregation; Neurodegenerative Diseases; Protein Biochemistry

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
Mitchell Center for Research on Alzheimer?s disease and related Brain Disorders
University of Texas Medical School at Houston
USA

Astrid Marianne Von Euler Chelpin  

Research Interest:

T Lymphocytes; Immune System; Flow Cytometry; Inflammation; Adaptive Immunity; Innate Immunity

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry
Gothemburg University
Sweden

Takashi Yamauchi  

Research Interest:

Human computer interaction & affective computing; Concept learning & inductive reasoning; Visual object recognition; Memory and knowledge representation; Computational modeling & cognitive neuroscience.

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Texas A&M University
USA

Margherita Farina  

Research Interest:

Molecular Biology; Bio and Nanotechnologies; Molecules Interacts Within Cells; Pathological Conditions Alter Protein Interactions

Post Doctor
Department of Molecular Neurodegeneration, Neuroscience Campus Amsterdam
VU University medical center Amsterdam
Netherlands