Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Kindy S Mark  

Research Interest:

Biomarkers; Neurodegenerative diseases; Cytokines; Environment; Inflammation; Cancer

Professor
Department of Neurosciences
University of South Carolina
USA

Lizhong Wang  

Research Interest:

Cancer; Genetics; Epidemiology

Assistant Professor
Department of Genetics
University of Alabama at Birmingham
USA

Zhaoyu Li  

Research Interest:

Liver cancer; Breast cancer; Transcription factor; Genomics; Epigenomics; Bioinformatics; Stem cells

Assistant Professor
Department of Cancer Biology
Mayo Clinic
USA

Bing Yao  

Research Interest:

Epigenetics; DNA modifications; 5-hydroxymethylcytosine; Non-coding RNA; MicroRNA

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Human Genetics
Emory University School of Medicine
USA

Jianyuan Chai  

Research Interest:

Esophageal cancer; GERD; Apoptosis; Angiogenesis; Signal transduction

Director
Department of Veterans Affairs
University of California
USA

Ranajit Chakraborty  

Research Interest:

Statistical and population genetics; Genomics of complex diseases; Gene environment interaction; Admixture mapping; Molecular epidemiology; DNA and microbial forensics; Health disparities; Human genome diversity

Director
Institute of Applied Genetics
University of North Texas Health Science Center
USA

Joseph Dhahbi  

Research Interest:

Aging; Calorie restriction; Age-related diseases; Cancer; Biomarkers; Small non-coding RNAs; Circulating small RNAs; tRNA-derived small RNAs; Y RNA- derived small RNAs

Assistant Research Biochemist
Department of Biochemistry
University of California
USA

Huixiao Hong  

Research Interest:

Next-generation sequencing: technical robustness and variation of data analysis; Genome-wide association studies (GWAS): Baseline practices for analyzing GWAS data, technical robustness of genotyping technology, sources of spurious associations, batch effects in GWAS; Proteomics: Quality control and quality assessment of proteomics data, biomarkers for detecting hepatotoxicity, prediction protein function from protein sequences; Genomics: Development of classifiers of diagnosis and prognosis based on gene expression profiles; Chemoinformatics: Estrogenic activity database

Scientist
Division of Bioinformatics and Biostatistics
National Center for Toxicological Research
USA

Jonathan Boyd  

Research Interest:

Signal transduction; Post-translational biomarkers; Toxicology

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
West Virginia University
USA

Youping Deng  

Research Interest:

Cancer; Bioinformatics; Systems biology; Biomarker; Genomics

Associate Professor
Department of Internal Medicine and Biochemistry
Rush University Medical Center
USA

Suna Wang  

Research Interest:

Mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) and IPS derived cardiomyocytes in regenerative medicine of myocardial ischemial; Analyzing key factors or regulators that lead the cells participate to ischemic microenvironment in vitro and in vivo

Scientist
Division of Intramural Research, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
USA

Nehal N Mehta  

Research Interest:

Moving epidemiological observations into translational studies in humans; Studying how inflammation affects insulin resistance, the metabolic syndrome, lipoprotein function and atherosclerosis

Chief
Section of Inflammation and Cardiometabolic diseases, National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute
National Institutes of Health
USA

Kazuhiko Kotani  

Research Interest:

Familiar hypercholesterolemia; Biomarkers of lipid and lipoprotein metabolism; Molecular epidemiology

Researcher
Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine
Jichi Medical University
Japan

Carolina Panis  

Research Interest:

Genomics; Proteomics and inflammatory aspects of human breast cancer and chronic diseases

Researcher
State University of West Parana
Brazil

Yvan Devaux  

Research Interest:

Molecular genetics; Myocardial infarction; Heart failure; Cardiac diseases; Biomarkers; RNA; Non-coding RNAs; MicroRNAs; Long non-coding RNAs; Personalized medicine

Associate Head
Laboratory of Cardiovascular Research
Centre de Recherche Public de la Sante
Europe

Guangju Zhai  

Research Interest:

Genomics; Epigenomics; Metabolomics; Musculoskeletal diseases; Osteoarthritis; Cancers

Associate Professor
Discipline of Genetics
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Canada

Stefania Mondello  

Research Interest:

Biomarkers; Neurotrauma; TBI; Brain damage; Diagnostics; Outcome; Critical care; Neurocritical care; Biostatistics

Assistant Professor
Department of Neurosciences
University of Messina
Italy

Anderly Chueh  

Research Interest:

Epigenetics; Chromosome Biology; Mitosis; Epithelial Cancers; Biomarkers; Targeted therapy

Post Doctoral Research Fellow
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research
Australia

Patrizia Cardelli  

Research Interest:

Emergency medicine; Immunology; Diabetes; Biological biomarkers

Professor
Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine
University Sapienza
Italy

Liu YanQun  

Research Interest:

Biomarkers; Colorectal cancer

Senior Principal Research Scientist
Department of Colorectal Surgery
Singapore General Hospital
Singapore

Delia Goletti  

Research Interest:

Tuberculosis; Immune response to M. tuberculosis; Biomarkers; Autophagy

Clinical Investigator
Department of Epidemiology and Preclinical Research
National Institute for Infectious Diseases
Italy

Cecilia Jimenez-Mallebrera  

Research Interest:

Skeletal muscle; Neuromuscular disorders; Muscular dystrophies; Congenital muscular dystrophies; Mitochondrial encephalomyopathies; Extracellular matrix; Collagen VI; miRNAs; Biomarkers; Diagnosis; Therapy

Principal Investigator
Department of Neuro Paediatrics
Hospital Sant Joan de Deu
Barcelona

Maria Luisa Mateus  

Research Interest:

Analytical/Occupational/Food toxicology, more precisely the development of predictive biomarkers

Assistant Professor
Department of Toxicological and Food Sciences
University of Lisbon
Portugal

Jean-Marie Colet  

Research Interest:

Toxicology; Drug development; Metabonomics

Professor
Department of Human Biology & Toxicology
University of Mons / School of Medicine & Pharmacy
Belgium

Vanessa Marie Hayes  

Research Interest:

Prostrate cancer genomics; Human evolutionary genomics

Professor
Laboratory for Human Comparative and Prostate Cancer Genomics
The Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Australia

Yong Wang  

Research Interest:

Bioinformatics; Systems biology optimization; Biomarker identification; Big data modeling; Mathematics modeling

Research Associate Professor
Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science
Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Yulan Jin  

Research Interest:

The elucidation of disease mechanisms and biomarker discovery for autoimmune diseases and its complications; The experimental approaches mainly include genomics; Immunology and bioinformatics

Assistant Research Scientist
Department of pathology
Georgia Regents University
USA

Hala Bassyouni  

Research Interest:

Inborn errors of metabolism; Peroxisomal disorders; Mitochondrial disorders; Cystic fibrosis and disorders of developmental delay

Professor
Department of Clinical Genetics
National Research Center
Egypt

Jonathan D Stallings  

Research Interest:

Biomarkers

Director
Environmental Health Program
US Army Center for Environmental Health Research
USA

Jin-Xiong She  

Research Interest:

The elucidation of disease mechanisms; Biomarker discovery and drug development for autoimmune diseases; Transplantation; Diabetes and its complications and cancer.The experimental approaches include genetics; Genomics; Proteomics; High throughput/high content drug screening; and bioinformatics

Professor
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Georgia
USA

Sharad Purohit  

Research Interest:

Proteomic and bioinformatics approaches for identification of protein markers leading to the loss of cellular homeostasis in human diseases; Molecular networks of signaling cascades driven by protein(s) for the regulation of cellular process in health and disease

Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
Medical College of Georgia
USA

Wayne Xu  

Research Interest:

Cancer biomarker signatures development; To develop cancer gene signatures based on the Yin and Yang gene expression ratio (YMR); To understand the pathways behind signatures association with clinical outcome; To modulate the Yin Yang gene expression ratio balance for new drug discovery

Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Medical Genetics
University of Manitoba
USA

Bo Chen  

Research Interest:

The function of Signal transducer and activator of transcription 5B (STAT5b) in lymphogenesis

Assistant Professor
Department of Center for Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine
Georgia Regents University
USA

Ashok Kumar Sharma  

Research Interest:

To develop algorithms and analytic approaches for genomic data analysis and integration; To integrate microRNA expression and mRNA expression data; High throughput proteomics; Independently utilize web resources (such as Entrez, RefSeq, GEO, BLAST), Visualization tools; genome assemblies; and available analysis software to analyze genomic data

Assistant Professor
Department of Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine
Georgia Regents University
USA

Yingze Zhang  

Research Interest:

Genetics and molecular basis of several genetic disorders; Including Crouzon syndrome; Hereditary pancreatitis; Papillon Lefever syndrome; Haim Munk syndrome

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine and Human Genetics
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Michael Green  

Research Interest:

The focus of the Green laboratory is to unravel the genetic underpinnings of lymphoid malignancies with the ultimate goal of identifying and therapeutically targeting the molecular drivers of these cancers

Assistant Professor
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases
University of Nebraska Medical Center
USA

Wei Wang  

Research Interest:

Glycomics, Public health genomics, Genetic epidemiology

Professor
Department of Public Health School of Medical Sciences
Edith Cowan University
Australia

Jo Vanoevelen  

Research Interest:

Human genetics; Cardiogenetics; Mitochondrial disease; Disease modeling in zebrafish; Genetics of pain perception

Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Genetics and Cell Biology
Maastricht University and Medical Center
Netherlands

Xinghua Pan  

Research Interest:

Single Cell Omics; Next generation Sequencing (NGS); Genomic Medicine; Medical Genetics; Biotechnology

Research Scientist
Department of Genetics
Yale University School of Medicine
USA

Sok Kean Khoo  

Research Interest:

Molecular genomics; Biomarkers; MicroRNAs; Neurodegenerative diseases; Cancer

Associate Professor
Department of Cell and Molecular Biology
Grand Valley State University
USA

Mu Wang  

Research Interest:

Molecular mechanisms of DNA damage and repair, Cancer biomarker development including early detection for breast cancer and ovarian cancer; Drug targets for platinum resistance and prognostic signatures for ataxia telangiectasia, New methodology development for targeted protein assays and small molecule/siRNA drug delivery

Associate Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Indiana University School of Medicine
USA