Editorial Board

Editorial Board

EDITOR DETAILS

Myra Lee Weiner  

Research Interest:

Safety and Toxicology of Food Additives; Risk Assessment of Food Additives and Chemicals; Evaluation of Toxicological Methods

Owner & President
TOXpertise
LLC
USA

Carla J Kinslow  

Research Interest:

Inhalation Toxicology; Toxicogenomics; Toxicological Risk Assessment; Opiate, Alcohol, and Marijuana Toxicology; Ambient Air Monitor Placement; Human Health Impacts Analysis from Emission Events; Monitoring Data; Modeling Data Related to Ambient and Indoor Air Quality; Water Contamination; Stakeholder Communication.

Principal Consultant
Department of Toxicology
Rimkus Consulting Group, Inc.
USA

Bing Huei Chen  

Research Interest:

Lipid Chemistry; Pigment Chemistry; Instrumental Analysis; Food Toxicology; Functional Food Development and Biological Activity Determination; Nanotechnology.

Distinguished Chair Professor
Department of Nutrition and Food Science
Fu Jen Catholic University
Taiwan

Chan King Ming  

Research Interest:

Hong KongFish Endocrinology and Aquatic Toxicology; Environmental Biochemistry; Molecular Biology & Synthetic Biology; Marine Biotechnology and Fish Molecular Endocrinology; Environmental Policy.

Director
Department of Environmental Science
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Edda Cristina Villaamil Lepori  

Research Interest:

Metal Contaminants; Persistent Organic Pollutants; Forensic Toxicology

Consulting Professor and Chair
Department of Health, Nutrition, Bromatology and Toxicology
University of Buenos Aires
Argentina

Mehdi Saeed Hazari  

Research Interest:

Effects of air toxicants on neurophysiological control of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems, and mechanisms of heightened reflex responsiveness; Physiological measures of cardiovascular and pulmonary toxicity and susceptibility. Develop new “challenge” testing methodology to test cardiopulmonary stress responses following exposure to air pollution; Elucidating the neural pathways connecting the pulmonary and cardiovascular systems in responses to air pollution; Impact of micronutrient deficiency on cardiopulmonary responses to air pollution; Transient receptor potential (TRP) channel/sensor role in air pollution-induced cardiovascular dysfunction.

Research Physiologist/Principal Investigator
Environmental Public Health Division
Research Triangle Park
USA

Fares Najari  

Research Interest:

Toxicology; Forensic Science

Assistant Professor
Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Rajeev Jain  

Research Interest:

Analytical method development for chemical analytes of forensic, clinical, food and environmental importance; Microextraction methods and sample preparation techniques; Chemical derivatization for analysis of polar analytes by gc-ms.

Junior Scientific Officer (Toxicology)
Central Forensic Science Laboratory
Directorate of Forensic Science Services
Ministry of Home Affairs
India

Huan Yu  

Research Interest:

Intelligent Simulation of Landscape Changes; Remote Sensing Application; Landscape Geochemistry

Associate Professor
School of Earth Sciences
Chengdu University of Technology
China

Ghousia Begum  

Research Interest:

Aquatic Toxicology; Eco-toxicology; Nano-Ecotoxicology; Biochemical and Molecular toxicology; Environmental biology

Principal Scientist
Toxicology Unit, Biology Division
CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
India

Halldor Palmar Halldorsson  

Research Interest:

Marine Biology; Marine Ecology; Ecotoxicology; Invertebrates

Director
University of Icelands Research Centre in Suournes
Iceland

Joan D Garey  

Research Interest:

Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology; Neurodevelopmental Toxicology; Neurobehavioral Toxicology; Endocrine Active Substances

Senior Toxicologist
Reproductive Toxicology Center, Washington, DC
USA

Kangling Zhang  

Research Interest:

Epigenetics; Analytical Biochemistry; Mass Spectrometry; Proteomics; Biochemistry; Metabolism

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
School of Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
USA

Francisco Javier Cisneros  

Research Interest:

Reproductive and Behavioral Toxicology; Developmental Toxicology; Neurobehavioral Toxicology; Teratology, Epigenetics and Ethnopharmacology

Director
Swan Consultants LLC
USA

Luigi Manzo  

Research Interest:

Human and Experimental Neurotoxicology; Nanotoxicology; Toxicity of Metals and Metals Compounds; Chemical Risk Assessment; Biological Monitoring and Application of Biomarkers in Toxicology; Occupational and Environmental Hazards; Pathophysiology of Acute Toxic Disease

Professor
Department of Toxicology and Environmental Medicine
University of Pavia Medical School
Integrated Risk Centre
Italy

Meghan E Rebuli  

Research Interest:

Endocrine and immune systems within the airway and the mechanisms by which homeostasis between the two systems can be disrupted; Air pollutants including tobacco products, cigarettes and e-cigarettes, and wood smoke on the respiratory innate immune system and their contribution to the development sex-biased diseases; Potential for air pollutants to enhance susceptibility to respiratory viral infections and mediate sex differences in the airway. The interaction of the endocrine and immune systems within the airway and the mechanisms by which homeostasis between the two systems can be disrupted; The effects of air pollutants including tobacco products, cigarettes and e-cigarettes, and wood smoke on the respiratory innate immune system and their contribution to the development sex-biased diseases; The potential for air pollutants to enhance susceptibility to respiratory viral infections and mediate sex differences in the airway; Respiratory Toxicology; Immunotoxicology; Neuroendocrine Toxicology.

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Curriculum in Toxicology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
USA

Mohamed F Yassin  

Research Interest:

Outdoor Air Quality Modeling and Assessment; Indoor Air Quality; Numerical Simulation (CFD model); Atmospheric Diffusion; Air Pollution Meteorology; Modeling of micro-scale flow problems; Physical Simulation (Wind tunnel modeling); Noise Pollution; Environmental Statistics; Wind Engineering.

Professor
Environmental Engineering and Research Scientist
Environmental Pollution and Climate Program, Environment & Life Sciences Center
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
Kuwait

Giacomo Gerosa  

Research Interest:

Micrometeorology and agrometeorology; Atmospheric physics and chemistry; Environmental monitoring, atmospheric pollutants, depositional and emission modeling; Effects of gaseous pollutants on forest and agricultural ecosystems; Ecotoxcology; Forest and agricultural ecology; Ecophysiology of water transport; Carbon sequestration and gas exchange; Multivariate statistics and geostatistics for the analysis of environmental data; Bioinformatics

Professor
Department of Ecology and Atmospheric Physics
Catholic University of SH
Italy

K Premkumar  

Research Interest:


Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Science
Bharathidasan University
India

Ahmed E Abdel Moneim  

Research Interest:

Toxicology; Physiology and Neuroscience; Ability of natural products to ameliorate the different environmental toxins.

Associate Professor of Physiology
Department of Zoology an Entomology
Faculty of Science
Helwan University
Egypt

Mohammad Delirrad  

Research Interest:

Acute and chronic methanol intoxication in human and other animals; Abused substances (opium, opioids, tramadol, methadone and other opioid pharmaceuticals); Pesticides intoxications (aluminum phosphide, paraquat, phosphide compounds, ?); Bites (snake, scorpion, insects, ?); Botulism; Road traffic accidents; Traumatic injuries; Determining leading causes of death; Bibliometric analyses & Scientometrics.

Associate Professor and Head of Department
Department of Forensic Medicine & Clinical Toxicology
School of Medicine
Urmia University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Robert L Clegg  

Research Interest:

Patient Safety; Quality of Care; Public Health; Health Promotion.

Associate Professor
Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences
College of Pharmacy, California Health Sciences University
USA

Satish Ramalingam  

Research Interest:

Biotechnology; Molecular Biology; Cancer Biology; Stem cell Biology; Genetic Engineering, Pharmacology; Toxicology; Natural Medicine and Drug Discovery.

Assistant Professor (Selection Grade)
Department of Genetic Engineering
SRM University
India

Scott D Phillips  

Research Interest:

Health Impact and Health Risk Assessments; Biomonitoring; Toxicology.

Associate Clinical Professor
Division of Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology
Department of Medicine
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
USA

Oya Ustuner  

Research Interest:

Toxicology; Pharmacology; Aquatic toxicology; Genotoxicity; Cancer therapy; Wound healing; Medicinal plants; Ethnopharmacology

Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Istanbul University
Turkey

Ashraf Mozayani  

Research Interest:

Afro-Centrism and Criminality; Economics and Crime; Global Terrorism and Security in Africa; Program Evaluation; Quantitative Methods; Statistical Analysis.

Professor & Executive Director of Forensic Sciences, Emeritus Member of the American Society of Crim
Department of Administration of Justice, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs
Texas Southern University
USA

Janet Kit Yan Chan  

Research Interest:

Environmental health and toxicology; Waste management; Environmental education.

Honorary Assistant Professor & Lecturer
School Of Biological Sciences
University Of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Shawn Lynn Parcells  

Research Interest:

Neuropathology; Neurodegenerative disorders; Autism Neurotrauma; Forensic Neuropathology; Molecular Genetics of Nervous System; Tumors.

Research and Fellowship
Department of Epidemiology/Pathology
Capella University
Kansas

Taylor Michele M  

Research Interest:

Developmental Neurotoxicology; Developmental Origins of Health and Disease (DOHaD); Neurobehavioral Toxicology; Endocrine Disruption, Epigenetics; Systematic Review

Toxicogist, US
Environmental Protection Agency
National Center for Environmental Assessment
USA

Semra Sardas  

Research Interest:

Drug Metabolism; Adverse Reactions, Pharmacogenetics, DNA Damage / Repair; Drug Safety Studies.

Professor & Head of the Department
Department of Drug Safety/Pharmacogenetics, Faculty of Pharmacy
Marmara University
Turkey

Vasiliki Pletsa  

Research Interest:

DNA damage response and mechanisms of cell death; Molecular mechanisms of carcinogenesis; Molecular epidemiology of cancer, identification and validation of biomarkers for cancer prevention and early diagnosis; Nutrition and cancer.

Research Assistant Professor
Institute of Biology, Medicinal Chemistry and Biotechnology
National Hellenic Research Foundation
Greece

William Reed Kelce  

Research Interest:

Orphan drug applications; FDA expedited development program applications; Nonclinical (CTA, IMPD)/NDA (BLA, MAA) regulatory submissions; IND (CTA, IMPD)/NDA (BLA, MAA) gap analyses; Animal rule approval strategies; Development of small and large molecules; Development and strategy for cellular and gene product therapies.

Executive Consultant
Cardinal Health Regulatory Sciences
Overland Park
USA

Omid Sabzevari  

Research Interest:

Antioxidants; Glutathione; Oxidative Stress; Cytotoxicity; Lipid Peroxidation; Cytotoxicity Assays; Malondialdehyde; GSH; Free Radicals; Vitamins.

Professor
Department of Toxicology & Pharmacology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Doherty Funmilayo Victoria  

Research Interest:

Environmental Toxicology; Pollution Management; Heavy Metals; Biomarkers.

Senior Lecturer
Environmental Biology Unit
Department of BiologicalSciences
Yaba College of Technology
Nigeria

Yunbiao Wang  

Research Interest:

Ecotoxicology; Environmental health; Biomarker; Ecological Risk Assessment; Molecular Probe; Heat Shock Proteins.

Postdoctoral Scholars
The University of Georgia
USA

Vincent S Gallicchio  

Research Interest:

Stem cell biology; Alternative non-psychiatric medical applications of lithum; Preclinical drug pharmacology for AIDS and cancer.

Professor
Microbiology and Public Health Sciences
Department of Biological Sciences
College of Science, Clemson University
USA

Mark A Pershouse  

Research Interest:

Cancer genetics; Specifically pathways downstream of pten; Discovering the pten gene; Assessing the status of pten gene sequence in a human tumor is now used to tailor therapy to achieve lower toxicity and higher efficacy for many frontline chemotherapy agents (pi3k in, mtor inhibitors, etc.); Predisposition to cancer in American Indian populations and historical trauma.

Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences , College of Health Professions and Biomedical Sciences
University of Montana
USA

Yen Hui Lin  

Research Interest:

Azo-dye decolorization in a biological activated carbon process; chromium(VI) bioreduction by E. Coli 33456 on chitosan beads; Conversion of CO2 into CH4 by methane-producing bacterium under a pressurized condition; Bioleaching technologies have also applied to recover the heavy metals from industrial waste sludge; removal of organic carbon and ammonium-nitrogen in leachate using fly ash-waste sludge-clay as a composite supporting medium in a oxic/anoxic biofilm reactor.

Professor
Department of Safety, Health and Environmental Engineering
Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taiwan

Gaurav Gupta  

Research Interest:

Development of in vivo models of Toxicology; Chromatographic analysis of Agrochemical Toxicology samples; Oxidative and Nitrosative stress; Apoptosis and inflammation.

Assistant Professor
Department of Veterinary Pharmacology & Toxicology
Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
India

Handan Aydin Vural  

Research Interest:

Xenobiotic detection in water, soil, tissue and foods; Chromatofraphic analyses technique for xenobiotics (HPLC, GC-MS/MS, LC-MS/MS); Pharmacology; Biologically active compounds in plants; Nutritional Pharmacology.

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
Istanbul University
Turkey

Hasan Askari Mohammed Nazmul Ahasan  

Research Interest:

Chronic Arsenic Poisoning; Multi-Drug Resistant Enteric Fever; Thyroid Disorders; Dengue; Visceral Leishmaniasis (Kala-Azaar).

Professor
Department of Medicine
Popular Medical College
Bangladesh

Hao Di Wu  

Research Interest:

Cardiomyopathy; Heart Failure; Phosphodiesterase (PDE); Structural Remodeling; Junctophilin-2 (JPH-2); E-C Coupling; Β-Adrenergic Signaling; Gpcrs; Calcium Signaling; Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (Ipscs) Ipsc-Cms; Disease Modeling; Drug Screening.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Department of Cardiovascular Institute Operations
Stanford University School of Medicine
USA

Henk A Tennekes  

Research Interest:

Non-clinical drug development and risk assessment.

Consultant in Toxicology
Experimental Toxicology Services (ETS) Nederland BV
Netherlands

Thakur Uttam Singh  

Research Interest:

Cardiovascular Pharmacology; Smooth Muscle Pharmacology; Sepsis.

Scientist
Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Indian Veterinary Research Institute
India

Giovanni Libralato  

Research Interest:

Aquatic (Eco) Toxicology; Nano (Eco) Toxicology; Toxicant Effects on Populations; Factors Modifying Toxicity; Inorganic Water Chemistry; Wastewater Treatment; Soil and Sediment Remediation; Recovery and Reuse Of By-Products And Water Reuse.

Professor
Department of Biology
University of Naples Federico II
Italy

Wei Wu  

Research Interest:

Environmental, genetic and epigenetic risk factors on human reproductive health and fetal growth; Gene-environment interactions in reproductive & endocrine systems; Representative EDCs reproductive endocrine toxicity and its mechanism.

Associate Professor
Department of Toxicology
School of Public Health
Nanjing Medical University
China

Yperman Jan  

Research Interest:

Biomass Waste; Valorisation; Pyrolysis; Activated Carbon; Adsorption; Heavy Metals; Chemical Characterization and Analysis; Hyphenated Analytical Techniques; Sulphur and Coal.

Professor
Department of Applied and Analytical Chemistry
Hasselt University
Belgian

Haiyan Tong  

Research Interest:

Cardiopulmonary effects of air pollution exposure in both humans and animals; Mechanism of cardiovascular toxicity of nanoparticles and ambient air pollution particles exposure in animals; Protective effects of dietary supplementations on the adverse cardiovascular effects of air pollution exposure in human volunteers.

Principal Investigator
Environmental Public Health Division
National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
USA

Christian Khalil  

Research Interest:

The application of mammalian cells in screening environmental stressors in soils and river systems; The toxicity of artificial sun tanning chemicals on humans and their genotoxic and immunologic potential; The toxicity of car exhaust fumes on human lungs- an in vitro approach; Toxicity of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs).

Assistant Professor
Department of Environmental Toxicology
School of Arts and Sciences
Lebanese American University
Lebanon

Leda Mirbahai  

Research Interest:

High throughput sequencing to answer questions about the role of epigenetic factors in health and disease and chemical risk assessment; Characterising the role of epigenetic factors in accelerating ageing to environmental toxicoepigenomics.

Birmingham Fellow in Epigenomics
Executive Committee Member for British Society for Research on Ageing
Department of Environmental Epigenomics, School of Biosciences
University of Birmingham
UK

Liping Chen  

Research Interest:

The Role of Protein Phosphatases 2A (PP2A) in Chemical-induced Toxicity and Carcinogenesis; Epigenetic Mechanism of Chemical Carcinogenesis.

Lecturer, Department of Toxicology
School of Public Health
Sun Yat-sen University
China

Abeer Abdel Wahab Sharaf eldin  

Research Interest:

Anthropology Study; Toxicity of Commonly-Used Drugs; Occupational Hazards; The Beneficial Effects of Different Antioxidants; Forensic Toxicology; Postmortem Toxicology; Toxicological Pathology; Toxicological Research

Professor
Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology
Faculty of Medicine
Benha University
Egypt

Sinem Ilgin  

Research Interest:

Drug Induced Adverse Effects; Reproductive Toxicity; Repeated Dese Toxicity; In Vitro Toxicity Assays.

Associate Professor
Department of Pharmaceutical Toxicology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Anadolu University
Turkey

Xiaohua He  

Research Interest:

Development of molecular tools and technologies for sensitive detection of zoonotic pathogens and toxins in food, environment and clinical samples; Investigation of toxin synthesis and novel mechanisms of host cell injury by toxins; Development of animal models to study toxicokinetics.

Research Molecular Biologist
Western Regional Research Center
U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service
USA

Stacey E Anderson  

Research Interest:

Evaluate the immunotoxicity caused by exposure to occupationally relevant chemicals using a standardized sequence of immunotoxicological assays; Identify mechanisms and novel markers of allergic disease; Identify potential roles for the innate immune system, microbiome, mirna, and regulatory t-cell in chemical hypersensitivity responses; Chemicals investigated include: triclosan, quaternary ammonium compounds, parabens, aldehydes, isocyanates, antimicrobials agents, high production occupational chemicals, bisphenol and perfluorooctanoic acid.

Research Biologist & Team Leader
Immunotoxicology and Hazard Identification laboratory
Allergen and Clinical Immunology Branch
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
USA

Shaima Abdul Hussein Mohammed Shlash  

Research Interest:

Study of the a etiology; Study the impact of some plant extracts and medicines inside and outside vivo; Histological study of the members of the infected and treated.

Lecturer
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Faculty of Pharmacy
University of Kufa
Iraq

Caroline Odewumi  

Research Interest:

Physiological and molecular aspects of environmental toxicants specifically cadmium; Genotoxicity and cytotoxicity of cadmium and/or selenium in mammalian systems; Genes that are up-or down-regulated following exposure of mammalian cells to cadmium, and/or selenium; Ameliorative properties of phytopharmaceutical applications, e.g., hunteria umbellate, fenugreek, bitter melon on cadmium toxicity.

Associate Professor
Department of Biology
Florida A&M University
USA

Yousif Abd El Aziz Elhassaneen  

Research Interest:

Food Science; Human Nutrition; Functional Foods; Food Chemistry/Biochemistry; Food Analysis; Food Biotechnology; Food Toxicology; Food Quality Control Systems; Agro and Food Industry By-Products/Wastes Management.

Professor and Head
Department of Human Nutrition and Food Science
Faculty of Home Economics
Minoufiya University
Egypt

Hamed Ghafari Farsani  

Research Interest:

Histology Technique; Hematology and Biochemical Technique; Cytotoxicity Assay; Immunohistological Staining Technique.

Doctor
Department of Fisheries, Faculty of Natural Resources
Urmia University
Iran

Jagadeesh S Sanganal  

Research Interest:

Nano particles and Nano fibers; Mycotoxins; Toxicological and Pharmacological Properties; Growth Promoters; Antioxidant Activity.

Professor and Head
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
KVAFSU, Veterinary College
India