Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Alexander J Ninfa  

Research Interest:

Genetic systems bioengineering for escherichia coli; Escherichia coli NRI/NRII signal transduction system

Professor
Department of Biological Chemistry
University of Michigan
USA

Francesca Paradisi  

Research Interest:

  • The development of alternative biocatalysts for synthetic and industrial applications
  • Research focuses on the characterization and evolution of enzymes originating from extremophilic organisms, both archaea and bacteria

Associate Professor
Department of Biocatalysis and Enzyme Engineering
University of Nottingham
UK

Alexsandro Galdino  

Research Interest:

Cloning and expression of heterologous gene in microorganisms (bacteria and yeasts) in order to obtain innovative products and process for biotechnological purposes

Lecturer
Department of microbial Biotechnology/Molecular Biology
Universidade Federal de Sao Joao Del-Rei
Brazil

Mohammad Saadati  

Research Interest:

  • Insect Physiology; Proteomics; Biochemistry and Toxicology
  • He is focusing on the insect enzymes; Insect and plant proteome; Interaction of plant- insect and toxicology of pesticides.

Assistant Professor
Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture
University of Birjand
Iran

Bruno Jose Fernandes Oliveira  

Research Interest:

  • Functional and structural characterization of synthetic cardosin B-derived rennet. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Targeted Approach for Proteomic Analysis of a Hidden Membrane Protein

Assistant Researcher
Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology
University of Coimbra
Portugal

Akbar Nikkhah  

Research Interest:

Medical, Biological, Microbiological, Biochemical, Genomic, Proteomic and Metabolomic, Pharmaceutical, Biotechnological, Animal Agricultural sciences

Professor
Department of Animal Sciences
University of Zanjan
Iran

Lorena Saelices  

Research Interest:

  • Inhibition of aggregation of amyloid proteins
  • The structural and molecular understanding of protein aggregation, to developed new potential therapeutic strategies for transthyretin amyloidosis and Alzheimers disease

Assistant Project Scientist
Department of Biological Chemistry
University of California
USA

Hongmei Ren  

Research Interest:

Phosphatidate phosphatases and their role in cardiac and skeletal muscle function
  • Reciprocal regulation of triglyceride synthesis and mitochondrial oxidative metabolism lipin 1
  • Reciprocal regulation of triglyceride synthesis and mitochondrial oxidative metabolism by lipin 1

Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Wright State University
USA

Andreas Engel  

Research Interest:

  • The application of high-resolution electron and atomic force microscopy for the analysis of integral membrane proteins
  • He interested in the molecular machines involved in pathogen-host interactions, membrane protein trafficking, aquaporin regulation, and the mechanism of G protein signaling.

Professor
Department of Bionanoscience
Kavli Institute of Nanoscience
Switzerland

Abdullah Basoglu  

Research Interest:

NMR Metabolomics boron metabolism Cattle production diseases Calf sepsis

Professor
Department of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Selcuk University
Turkey

Bormusov Elvira  

Research Interest:

  • She studies the use of low-frequency U.S. ENKAD in toxic injury of rabbit ocular tissues, studies of its effect on the metabolism of the cornea and lens epithelium of animals of different ages
  • Toxicometry, physiological, biochemical tests, allergenic and neurotoxic effects of paints, varnishes and their impact on the individual components of organisms white rats

Senior Scientist
The Lloyd Rigler Sleep Apnea Research Laboratory
Unit of Anatomy and Cell Biology
The Ruth and Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine Haifa
Israel

Jianglin Wang  

Research Interest:

His research mainly on Mesenchymal Stem Cell, Scaffolds, Regenerative Medicine, Stem Cell Culture and Tissue Engineering

Proffesor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology
China

MARY JO ONDRECHEN  

Research Interest:

  • Theoretical and computational chemistry; ?Functional genomics; Applications of statistics and physicochemical methods to genomics; Bioinformatics; understanding enzyme function; structure-based drug discovery.
  • Distal Residues in Enzyme Catalysis and Protein Design

Professor
Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Northeastern University
USA

Prischi Filippo  

Research Interest:

  • Characterisation of protein complexes that are part of signaling pathways using Hybrid Methods, which combine and integrate several biochemical and biophysical techniques.
  • Visualise at a molecular level, using X-Ray, NMR and SAXS, the mechanisms of action of ribosomal kinases and their substrates.
  • Understanding protein phosphoregulation.

Lecturer
Department of Biochemistry
University of Essex
UK

Jaswir Basran  

Research Interest:

  • Investigation of enzyme reaction mechanisms by kinetic, thermodynamic and spectroscopic methods through the combined use of kinetic, structural and protein engineering techniques.
  • Elucidation of protein structural features responsible for the modulation of oxidation-reduction potentials and reactivity of heme and flavin cofactors.
  • Molecular recognition of enzyme substrates and the design of new specificities by rational and forced evolution approaches.
  • Understanding the mechanisms of protein-protein recognition and those factors important in biological electron transfer in redox proteins.

Senior Experimental Officer
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology
University of Leicester
UK

Ho Daniel Wai Hung  

Research Interest:

  • My research focus is bioinformatics analysis on high-throughput omics data and computational analysis tools development.
  • Particular interest on genomics and transcriptomics studies of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) through the application of next generation sequencing and large-scale screening
  • To investigate and understand the molecular mechanism of hepatocarcinogenesis and metastasis of HCC.

Research Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
University of Hong Kong
China

Mohamed A El-Esawi  

Research Interest:

Plant Sciences, Molecular Biology of Plants and microbes, Genetic improvement of crops, genetic biodiversity, plant developmental biology, and bioinformatics.

Lecturer
Department of Botany
Tanta University
Egypt

Guoxun Chen  

Research Interest:

Research program and try to understand the roles of VA in the regulation of hepatic glucose and lipid metabolism, and in the development of leptin resistance, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes

Associate Professor
Department of Nutrition
The University of Tennessee
USA

Paul Chidoka Chikezie  

Research Interest:

  • Clinical Enzymology/Toxicology Enzymatic Browning Reactions/Food Chemistry
  • Effect of Amino Acids on NADH-Methaemoglobin Reductase Activity of Human Erythrocytes
  • Human Erythrocytes Glutathione S-Transferase Activity, Osmotic Fragility Index and Methaemoglobin Concentration in the Presence of Five Antimalarial Drugs

Department of Biochemistry
Imo State University
Nigeria

Atul Kumar  

Research Interest:

  • Structural and biochemical characterization of rRNA methyltransferases from M. tuberculosis.
  • Crystallographer with expertise in several biophysical, biochemical and molecular biology techniques including expression and purification of proteins from bacteria and insect cells, also, have experience of using cell lines for biochemistry

MRC protein phosphorylation and ubiquitylation Unit
Dundee University
United Kingdom

Mohamed Nasr Fathi Shaheen  

Research Interest:

  • Viral epidemiology
  • Antiviral research in vitro and in vivo
  • Viral Pathogenesis and immunity
  • Virus-cell interaction

National Research Center, Environmental Research Division
Water Pollution Research Department
Environmental Virology laboratory
Egypt

Daryush Talei  

Research Interest:

  • Development of protein extraction in a medicinal plant of Andrographis paniculata, Experimental design, and Statistical analysis
  • Plant Proteomics

Medicinal Plants Research Center
Shahed University
Iran

Xuanjun Wu  

Research Interest:

  • Design and synthesis of glycopeptide-based anti-cancer vaccine for boosting humoral immunity.
  • Identifying dendritic cell-processed CD4+ T cell epitopes from protein carrier by LC-MS/MS.
  • Redirecting immunity via covalently incorporated immunogenic sialic acid.
  • Synthesis of fluorescently labelled sialic acid for high performance intraoperative tumor detection.
  • Synthesis of sialic acid-targeted theranostic for signal activation based intraoperative tumor ablation.
  • Design of nanodosimeter or chemodosimeter for reaction based imaging of active molecules in living cells.

Department of Chemistry
Michigan State University
China

Senlian Hong  

Research Interest:

  • glycosylation of cancer cells and immune cells
  • cell-surface glycan editing
  • cell-surface engineering of immune cells for cancer treatment

Research Associate
Department of Chemical Physiology
The Scripps Research Institute
China

Yuetao Zhao  

Research Interest:

Carbohydrate enzymatic enginerring, Carbohydrate-based tumor vaccine, Carbohydrate synthesis, Modification and application of nanoparticles and 2D nanomaterials

Department of Chemistry
Michigan State University
China

Alexander E Berezin  

Research Interest:

His research interest includes the fundamental study of biological markers of metabolic diseases

Professor
Consultant of Cardiology Unit
Department of Internal Medicine
State Medical University
Ukraine