Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Anastasios Lymperopoulos  

Research Interest:

Molecular pharmacology; Physiology and biology of G protein coupled (heptahelical or seven transmembrane spanning) receptors; Heart failure; Cardiovascular disease; Neurohormonal control of the circulation

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Nova Southeastern University
USA

Andre Oliveira  

Research Interest:

Neutrophil Biology; Macrophage Biology; Mechanisms of cell death; Inflammation and liver pathology; Liver regeneration; Connexin mediated intercellular communication

Professor
Department of Physiology
Federal University of Minas Gerais
Brazil

Chengxiang Wu  

Research Interest:

Molecular virology and gene therapy, especially construction and application of viral vectors, as well as development of preventive and therapeutic gene therapy and adoptive T cell transfer therapy strategies for acquired and inherited diseases, with a focus on HIV infection and AIDS.

Departments of Public Health Sciences and Microbiology
University of Hawaii at Manoa
USA

Claudio de Lucia  

Research Interest:

Tumor immunity; Gene therapy; Adrenergic receptors; G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) signaling; G-protein coupled receptor kinase 2; Sympathetic nervous system hyperactivity; Prostate cancer; Heart failure

Department of Translational Medical Sciences
University of Naples Federico II
Italy

Diana Garcia del Barco Herrera  

Research Interest:

Molecular immunology; Morphometric analysis of neuronal cells

Professor
Department of Biomedical Research
Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
Cuba

Dilip Kumar Shah  

Research Interest:

Redox bology; Apoptosis; Cytokine and chemokine network; Autoimmunity; Vaccine immunology; Obesity and lung disease

Research Fellow
Department of Center for Translational Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
USA

Denes Bela  

Research Interest:

Diagnostic tools for the prevention of a number of classical zoonotic diseases (e.g., brucellosis, tularaemia, Q-fever); Development of preventive and therapeutic strategies for autoimmune diseases

Director
Department of Immunology
Szent Istvan University
Hungary

Jennifer D Wu  

Research Interest:

Immunology; Innate immunity; Inflammation and cancer

Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Medical University of South Carolina
USA

Juhua Zhou  

Research Interest:

Memory T cells were present in the administered anti tumor T cell samples and played a role in tumor regression in melanoma patients after adoptive immunotherapy

Professor
Institute for Tumor Immunology
Ludong University School of Life Sciences
PR China

Jurandir J Dalle Lucca  

Research Interest:

Immune modulation; Inflammation; Hemorrhagic shock; Polytrauma; Neuroscience; Complement system; Ischemia/Reperfusion injury

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
University of Maryland
USA

Kazuhito Asano  

Research Interest:

Histamine H1 receptor antagonists; Macrolide antibiotics; Immuno-pharmacology; Immunology; Immunomodulation; Inflammation and mucosal immunity

Professor
Division of Physiology
Showa University
Japan

Monica Vazquez Del Mercado  

Research Interest:

Autoantibodies in rheumatic diseases; Mainly systemic lupus erythematosus and inflammatory myopathies

Professor
Department of Molecular Medicine
University of Guadalajara
Mexico

Niels Olsen Saraiva Camara  

Research Interest:

Innate and adaptive immune response in acute and chronic renal injuries; Regulatory T cells and allograft tolerance; Inflammation and renal fibrosis; Mesenchymal stem cells Immunobiology; Obesity and adiposity in renal diseases; Heme oxygenase 1 and renal diseases

Professor
Department of Immunology
Universidade de Sao Paulo
Brazil

Guey Chuen Perng  

Research Interest:

Stem/hematopoietic cells; Bone marrow; Infectious disease; Viral hemorrhagic fever; Innate immunity; Hematology; Platelets

Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan

Rajesh Singh  

Research Interest:

The role of chemokines and their receptors in tumor progression and potential role of inflammation in tumor development and progression using in vitro and in vivo models; My long term objective is to develop delivery of natural compounds and therapeutic drugs using nanotechnology

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology
Morehouse School of Medicine
USA

Theodoros Kelesidis  

Research Interest:

Immunology; Infectious diseases and metabolic complications of infectious diseases including HIV infection

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
USA

Tracy Ruth Daniels-Wells  

Research Interest:

Immunology; Cancer cell biology; Experimental therapeutics; Immunotherapy

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
University of California
USA

Umberto Dianzani  

Research Interest:

T lymphocytes; Costimulatory molecules; Autoimmunity; Lympho proliferative diseases

Professor
Department of Health Sciences
University of Eastern Piedmont
Italy

Venkatakrishna Rao Jala  

Research Interest:

Understand the structure function relationships and signal transduction pathways of chemokine receptors and their role in inflammatory disorders such as cancer; Atherosclerosis and Arthritis

Assistant Professor
Department of Microbiology and Immunology
University of Louisville
USA

Vidya Sagar  

Research Interest:

Virology; Immunology; Nanotechnology; Biochemistry; Nutrition

Department of immunology
Florida International University
USA

Vincenzo Bassi  

Research Interest:

Thyroid autoimmunity (Graves and Hashimotos Diseases); Hyponatremia and SIADH

UOC di Medicina Interna
San Giovanni Bosco Hospital
Italy

Wei Wang  

Research Interest:

Neglected tropical diseases; Vector control; Drug resistance; Immunopathogensis

Associate Professor
Key Laboratory on Technology for Parasitic Disease Prevention and Control
Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases
China

Ximiao He  

Research Interest:

DNA methylation; CpG islands; cancer; Alternative splicing in disease and development; Evolution of new genes and comparative genomics; Tools and web services for analysis of genomic/epigenomic data

Research Fellow
Gene Regulation Section, Laboratory of Metabolism
National Cancer Institute
USA

Yizhou Zou  

Research Interest:

Transplantation immunology; Immunogenetics; HLA; MICA; Organ transplantation; HSCT

Professor
Department of Immunology
Central South University
China

Yuejin Liang  

Research Interest:

Immune regulation in parasite diseases (leishmania and rickettsia); Especially focusing on the role of damage associated molecular pattern molecule IL-33 in anti parasite immunity;IL-33; ILC; Viral infection; Parasitic disease; Immune response

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

Jana I Preis  

Research Interest:

Transplant ID; Vaccination efficacy; Hospital epidemiology

Associate Professor
Division of Infectious Diseases
University School of Medicine Brooklyn
USA

Anita Franczak  

Research Interest:

Female reproduction; Immunoendocrine regulation of early pregnancy; Cytokines and early pregnancy and luteolysis; Immunology of pregnant uterus; The effect of cytokines on uterine tissues activity

Professor
Department of Animal Physiology
University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn
Poland

Arnaldo Caruso  

Research Interest:

AIDS pathogenesis; Innate immunity; Vaccine development; Modulators of the immune response; Cell signaling

Professor
Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine
University of Brescia
Italy

Kamalakannan Rajasekaran  

Research Interest:

Understanding the unique and redundant signaling events that regulate anti-tumor cytotoxicity and proinflammatory cytokine production in NK cells and T cells; Formulation of novel strategies to modulate effector functions in transfused effector cells for safer cellular immunotherapy

Research Scientist
Laboratory of Molecular Immunology & Immunotherapy
Blood Research Institute
USA

Parveen Jahan  

Research Interest:

Molecular and Immunogenetic aspects of human diseases such as Vitiligo; Breast Cancer; Pre eclampsia; PCOS; POF

Assistant Professor
Department of Zoology
Maulana Azad National Urdu University
India

Kesava Rao Venkata Kurapati  

Research Interest:

Immunology and NeuroImmune Pharmacology

Professor
Department of Immunology
Florida International University
USA

Francisco Salcido Ochoa  

Research Interest:

Kidney transplant rejection; Deciphering of the immunopathogenesis of kidney transplant rejection; Discovery of novel biomarkers for acute rejection

Principal Investigator
Department of Renal Medicine
Singapore General Hospital
Singapore

Lifei Hou  

Research Interest:

Immunosuppressive drug research; Inflammation and autoimmune; Gamma/delta T cell (subset and cytokine profiles); Helper T cell differentiation (Th17); B cell development and tolerance in autoimmune; Viral hepatitis and T cell exhaustion; Neutrophil biology (NETosis); Proteases in inflammatory injury

Research Fellow
Department of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
USA

Jyotirmay Biswas  

Research Interest:

Uveitis of ocular immunology; Ocular pathology

Director
Department of Uveitis and Ocular Pathology
Sankara Nethralaya
India

Muthuswamy Balasubramanyam  

Research Interest:

Cell signaling and molecular medicine with special reference to diabetes and its vascular complications; Molecular mechanisms of accelerated ageing; Redox signaling and 'biomarkers' of oxidative stress; Role of microinflammation; ER stress; Telomere biology; The gut (microbiota) connection to diabetes, proteomics/epigenetics/miRNA profiling in fat and skeletal muscle with special reference to insulin signaling and drug discovery, stem cell research; Bio-prospecting molecular targets of herbal action and development of cell-based; High-throughput assays

Dean
Madras Diabetes Research Foundation
India

Roksana Zakharyan  

Research Interest:

Immunology; study of immune response alterations in multifactorial human disorders; inflammation; complement system; chemocytokine network; genetic-association studies; genetic polymorphisms; apoptosis; mRNA and blood expression levels; neurodevelopmental abnormalities; neuroinflammation

Researcher
Laboratory of Human Genomics and Immunomics Institute of Molecular Biology
National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia
Armenia

Khashayarsha Khazaie  

Research Interest:

Regulatory T-cells; Microbiota; Inflammation in Cancer; Immune Therapy; Mast Cells and Eosinophils in Cancer; Circadian Disruption and Ageing; Tumor Dormancy

Professor
Departments of Immunology and Surgery
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Graduate School
USA

Guillermo Horacio Docena  

Research Interest:

mucosal immunology, food allergy and IBD

Professor
School of Sciences
National University of La Plata
Argentina

Wayne Grant Carter  

Research Interest:

Cellular signaling and the protein changes and modifications that can trigger pathology, and how therapeutics can limit disease progression

Lecturer
Department of Medicine & Health Sciences
University of Nottingham
UK

Shao-An Xue  

Research Interest:

  • Immunotherapy of Leukaemia through TCR gene transfer
  • Immunogene therapy of EBV associated cancers
  • Immunogene therapy of HBV associated cancers

Senior Lecture
Tumor Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy
University College London Medical School
UK

Yaohe Wang  

Research Interest:

Cancer cell and gene therapy, Oncolytic virus, Cancer immunotherapy, Cancer vaccine, Viral vector, Pancreatic cancer, Transgenic Syrian hamster cancer model

Professor of Cancer Cell and Gene Therapy
Centre for Molecular Oncology
Barts Cancer Institute
UK