Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Kestutis Planutis  

Research Interest:

Cell biology; Colorectal cancer; Wnt signaling; Tumor stem cells; Tumor micro environment; Metastasis; Targeted therapy

Assistant Professor
Department of Hematology/Oncology
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
USA

Juliann G Kiang  

Research Interest:

Signal transduction pathways; Radio-protectants; Radio-mitigators; Radiotherapy

Professor
Department of Radiation Biology
Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute
USA

Hirotomo Shibaguchi  

Research Interest:

Sonosensitizer; Immune system; Antibody; Nanotechnology; Cancer; Allergy

Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Fukuoka University Hospital
Japan

Guoying Zhang  

Research Interest:

Tumor pharmacology; Cancer biology; Drug induced apoptosis and drug discovery

Professor
Laboratory of Molecular Pharmacology
Yantai University
China

Heike Allgayer  

Research Interest:

Metastasis research; MicroRNAs in metastasis; Tumor associated proteolysis; Translational metastasis research; Molecular staging of cancer

Professor
Department of Experimental Surgery
University of Heidelberg
Germany

PK Goyal  

Research Interest:

Gamma radiation; Rosemarinus officinalis; Swiss albino mice; Intestine; Protein; Cholesterol; Acid phosphatase; Alkaline phosphatase

Professor
Department of Radiation & Cancer Biology Laboratory, Department of Zoology
University of Rajasthan
India

Cigir Biray Avci  

Research Interest:

Medical biology; Molecular genetics; Cell culture; Brain tumors (esp. GBM); Leukemias

Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Biology
Ege University Medical School
Turkey

Ling Chen  

Research Interest:

Missing data; Imputation methods; Survival analysis; Longitudinal data analysis; Nonparametric and semiparametric methods; Clinical trials and epidemiology

Research Instructor
Division of Biostatistics
Washington University School of Medicine
USA

Zibin Jiang  

Research Interest:

Biomarker identification; Aptamer; Drug doping; Cancer research

Senior Scientist
Department of Clinical Studies
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Wa Xian  

Research Interest:

Cancer; Stem cells; Inflammatory disease

Assistant Professor
Department of Genomic Medicine
The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine
USA

Keyur Mehta  

Research Interest:

Gynecologic malignancies; Cervical cancer; Endometrial cancer; Vulvar cancer; Vaginal cancer; Brachytherapy

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
USA

Thiru Arumugam  

Research Interest:

Pancreatic cancer; Cancer stem cells; Drug resistance; Cancer therapeutics; EMT; In vivo cancer models; Bioluminescence imaging; Optical imaging; Colon cancer; K-Ras; p53; p16; Cell cycle; Cancer prevention

Research Investigator
Department of Applied Cancer Science Institute
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
USA

Shunbin Ning  

Research Interest:

EBV; IRFs; Viral oncology; IFNs; Lymphoma

Assistant Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
East Tennessee State University
USA

Sanjay Dixit  

Research Interest:

Radiotherapy; Cytotoxic chemotherapy; Urological cancer; Upper GI Cancer; Brain tumours

Clinical Oncologist
Department of Oncology and Haematology
Castle Hill Hospital
USA

Ming Tan  

Research Interest:

Cell stress response mechanism; MicroRNA and cancer; Cancer metastasis; Therapeutic resistance; Targeted cancer therapy; Metabolism and cancer

Associate Professor
Departmnet of Oncologic Sciences
University of South Alabama
USA

Mikhail G Kolonin  

Research Interest:

Progenitor; Stromal; Cell mobilization; Obesity; Adipose tissue; Cancer; Tumor

Associate Professor
Center for Metabolic and Degenerative Diseases
University of Texas
USA

Rajendra G Mehta  

Research Interest:

Discovery and mechanism of action of new cancer chemopreventive agents; Molecular mechanism of action of a relatively non-toxic analog of vitamin D in mammary and colon carcinogenesis

Professor
Cancer Biology Division
Illinois Institute of Technology
USA

Marja Tuuli Nevalainen  

Research Interest:

Prostate Cancer

Associate Professor
Department of Cancer Biology
Thomas Jefferson University
USA

Honami Naora  

Research Interest:

Cell differentiation and patterning; Cell transformation; Tumor progression and tumor micro environment; Cancers of female reproductive organs

Associate Professor
Department of Molecular and Cellular Oncology
The University of Texas
USA

Ganiraju Manyam  

Research Interest:

Cancer omic (Genomic/Proteomic/Epigenomic) analysis; Functional data mining; Integrated high throughput analysis; Database management

Research Bioanalyst
Department of Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
The University of Texas
USA

Dong-Hua Yang  

Research Interest:

Cancer biology; Biomarkers; Multi drug resistance; Cancer therapeutics; Developmental biology

Assistant Research Professor
Biosample Repository Facility
Fox Chase Cancer Center
USA

Dejun Shen  

Research Interest:

Breast cancer; Pathology; Cancer diagnosis; Cancer genomics; Cancer immunology; Cancer vaccine; Molecular imaging

Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Alabama
USA

Arindam Paul  

Research Interest:

Breast cancer; Cell development; ES cells; IPSC; PKClamda/iota; Pluripotency; Triple negative breast cancer

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
University of Kansas Medical Center
USA

Arati Sharma  

Research Interest:

Melanoma; The most aggressive and metastatic form of skin cancer; Target identification and validation; Chemopreventive and chemotherapeutic agent development; Elucidating the mechanism of action and delivery using nanotechnology

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology
The Pennsylvania State University
USA

Abraham Eisenstark  

Research Interest:

Mouse prostate tumor; Stem cells; Therapeutic Salmonella; Phage display; Microbiology

Professor
Division of Biological Sciences
University of Missouri
USA

Markus Graf  

Research Interest:

Cancer research; Medical imaging and algorithms; Image registration; Image segmentation; Information models and artificial intelligence for medical systems

Computer Scientist
Software Development for Integrated Diagnostic and Therapy
Heilbronn University
Germany

Miao He  

Research Interest:

Cancer; Systems biology; Functional genomics; Proteomics; Biostatistics

Associate Professor
Head of Bioinformatics Lab
Sun Yat-sen University
P R China

Tadeusz Robak  

Research Interest:

Leukemia; Lymphoma; Multiple myeloma; Treatment

Professor
Department of Hematology
Medical University of Lodz
Poland

Takayuki Iwamoto  

Research Interest:

Breast cancer; Biomarker; cDNA microarray; Translational research

Principle Investigator
Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery
Okayama University
Japan

Yuji Yaginuma  

Research Interest:

Molecule biology; Cell biology; Microscopy; Virology; Pathology

Professor
Department of Oncology
Kumamoto University
Japan

Tomas Eckschlager  

Research Interest:

Paediatric haematology and oncology

Professor
Department of Paediatric Haematology and Oncology
Charles University and University Hospital Motol
Czech Republic

Michael R Green  

Research Interest:

Unravel the genetic underpinnings of lymphoid malignancies with the ultimate goal of identifying and therapeutically targeting the molecular drivers of these cancers

Associate Professor
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Disease
University of Nebraska Medical Center
USA

Morteza Hemmat  

Research Interest:

Cancer cytogenetics; Microarray oncology; Constitutional cytogenetics and Congenital abnormalities

Director
Department of Cytogenetics
Quest Diagnostics Inc
USA

Redhwan Ahmed Al Naggar  

Research Interest:

Cancer control and prevention; Cancer epidemiology; Chronic diseases epidemiology and prevention; Lifestyle and Health: Obesity; Smoking; Hypertension; Diabetes; Mental health and behavioral psychology/psychology of success

Professor
Population Health and Preventive Medicine
UniversitI Teknologi MARA
Malaysia

Brij B Singh  

Research Interest:

Molecular biology; Calcium signaling; Calcium channel proteins

Professor
Department of Basic Medical Science
University of North Dakota
USA

Cemal Gurkan  

Research Interest:

Proteomics; Breast cancer; Immunotoxins; Systems biology; Human papilloma viruses (HPV)

Director
Committee on Missing Persons
Turkish Cypriot DNA Laboratory
Turkey

Junkichi Yokoyama  

Research Interest:

The function preservation therapy using endoscope; Chemotherapy; Sentinel navigation surgery; ICG navigation surgery and lymphatic chemotherapy

Associate professor
Department of Otolaryngology
Juntendo University School of Medicine
Japan

Maram Hasan  

Research Interest:

Developmental and cell biology; Molecular biology and cell signaling pathways; Stem cell and regenerative medicine

Cell Therapy Center
The University of Jordan
Jordan

Yuejin Liang  

Research Interest:

Viral hepatitis; Liver injury; Ffibrosis

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Microbiology & Immunology
University of Texas Medical Branch
USA

Guozhang Zou  

Research Interest:

The use of self assembling peptide construct new vaccine; Self-polymerization induced fluorescence probes for cell biology

Associate Professor
National Center for Nanoscience and Technology
China

Elizabeth Balcer Kubiczek  

Research Interest:

Tumor cell killing by radiation can be enhanced with pharmacological agents; Molecular profiles of tumor cells (and their environment)can be utilized to develop new radiotherapy approaches

Associate Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
The University of Maryland School of Medicine
USA

Bassam Abdulkarim  

Research Interest:

Radiation oncology; Radiation biology; Biomarkers for radiation toxicities; Molecular mechanisms of targeted therapies

Associate Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
McGill University
Canada

Asaduzzaman Khan  

Research Interest:

Cancer Biology

Postdoctoral fellow
The Research Center for Preclinical Medicine
Luzhou Medical College
P R China

Daniel Shasha  

Research Interest:

Radiation oncology; General radiation oncology

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiation Oncology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
USA

Emanuele Neri  

Research Interest:

Diagnostic Imaging in Oncology

Assistant Professor
Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
University of Pisa
Italy

Jose Pablo Leone  

Research Interest:

Breast cancer

Department of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Alex Chang ZOU  

Research Interest:

Cell therapy; Phage-displayed peptides targeting esophageal cancer; Development of rabbit anti-VEGF therapeutic monoclonal antibody; Study onnuclear receptor ERR in prostate cancer

Clinical Research Centre
The Second Clinical Medical College, Shenzhen People's Hospital
China

Yusuke Shiozawa  

Research Interest:

Cancer/oncogenesis; Cell growth; Immunology; Allergy; Neurosciences

Assistant Professor
Department of Cancer Biology
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Japan

Jianhua Yu  

Research Interest:

Cancer; Brain Cancer; Immuno-cellular therapy; Blood and marrow transplantation; NK cell biology, Gene regulation

Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
The Ohio State University
USA

Nur Ozten Kandas  

Research Interest:

Prostate carcinogenesis mechanism; Chemoprevention; Cancer risk; Metastasis

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacy
Bezmialem Vakıf University
TURKEY

Shaun Patrick Rosebeck  

Research Interest:

Oncogenic Mechanisms in Lymphoma and Myeloma; Functional Characterization of Oncogenes; Identification and Pre-Clinical Characterization of Novel Therapeutics; Cancer Biomarker Identification; Proteomics

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine Section of Hematology and Oncology
The University of Chicago
USA

Mingzhu Fang  

Research Interest:

Mutagenesis; Carcinogenesis; Esophageal cancer; Breast Cancer

Assistant Professor
Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Institute
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
USA

Ivan Gout  

Research Interest:

Cell signalling through phospholipases; Kinases and G-proteins during differentiation and secretion; Cellular mechanisms underlying neurodegeneration

Professor
Department of Structural and Molecular Biology
University College London
UK

Jacinto Costa  

Research Interest:

Costa Silva Neto develops cancer research (biomarkers, adhesion molecules and mechanism metastatics) and has published several articles in scientific journals,including mechanism of carcinogenic human Papillomavirus, and tissue morphofunctional disorders in the use of natural extracts

Associate Professor
Department of Histology and Embryology
Federal University of Pernambuco
Brazil

Animesh Dhar  

Research Interest:

Cancer Biology; Epigenetics; Cancer Stem Cell Biology and Drug Development and Therapeutics

Associate Professor
Department of Cancer Biology and Molecular and Integrative Physiology
University of Kansas Medical Center
USA

Avraham Raz  

Research Interest:

Metastasis; Tumor Biology; Oncology; Pathology; Cell Biology; Microbiology

Professor
Departments of Oncology, Pathology, Radiation Oncology
School of Medicine, Karmanos Cancer Institute
USA

Dmitri Rozanov  

Research Interest:

Apoptosis, the anti-tumor immune surveillance system, immune responses; TRAIL (Tumor necrosis-Factor Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand); Oxidative stress response; Structure-activity relationship studies of the identified inhibitors of glutathione reductase

Research Assistant Professor
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland OR

Sudhakar Jha  

Research Interest:


Principal Investigator, Cancer Science
Institute of Singapore
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Tathagata Choudhuri  

Research Interest:


Professor
Department of Biotechnology
Visva Bharati, Santiniketan
India

Swarupa Mitra  

Research Interest:

Molecular Biology and its impact on management; Genitourinary and Gastrointestinal carcinoma; Radiation therapy; Preventive oncology; Palliative oncology

Senior Consultant Radiation Oncologist
Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute and Research Centre
India

Dan-Ping Hu  

Research Interest:

Reproductive endocrinology, prostate stem-progenitor cells, estrogen receptors, prostate development and early-life reprogramming by hormones and endocrine disrupting chemicals, prostate hormonal carcinogenesis

Urology
University of Illinois at Chicago
USA

Jessie Yanxiang Guo  

Research Interest:

Cancer biology, cancer metabolism, autophagy, lung cancer, Ras signaling, cell death

Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Oncology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
USA

Li-Pin Kao  

Research Interest:

Neurosciences, Stem Cells, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Toxicology and Pharmacology

Research Fellow
Department of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
USA

Shahid Pervez  

Research Interest:

Haematopathology (Lymphoma & Leukemia), Oral Cancer, Soft Tissue, Breast Cancer

Professor
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Aga Khan University Hospital
Pakistan

Mocan Lucian  

Research Interest:

digestive surgical oncology, nanotechnology, bio-nano-medical research, nano-toxicology, cancer visualization and treatment by bioconjugated nanomaterials with priority on the selective laser ablation and optical damage of the pancreatic and liver cancer cells by antibody functionalized nanoparticles

Professor
Department of Nanomedicine
Iuliu Hațieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania

Ebubekir Dirican  

Research Interest:

Bioinformatics, Genotoxicity, Chromosomes, Genetics, Molecular Genetics, Tumors, Micronucleus, Mutagenesis, Cytogenetics, DNA Damage, Mutagenicity, Cytotoxicity, Genetic Toxicology, Genotoxicology, In vitro Toxicology, Biomarkers, Molecular Toxicology, Mutation, Cell Culture, Cancer Biology, Oxidative Stress Biomarkers, DNA, PCR, DNA Replication, Cancer, Gene Expression, Toxicological Analysis, Comet Assay, Micronucleus Tests

Assistant Doctor
Department of Medical Biology
Marmara University
Turkey