Topical Advisory Panel for section 'Molecular Biology'

Please see the section webpage for more information on this section.


Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunohematology, Faculty of Health Sciences and Thrombosis Research Center, Universidad de Talca, 2 Norte 685, Talca, Chile
Interests: platelets; cardio and cerebro vascular disease; neurodegeneration; aging; inflammation and neuroinflammation; bioactive natural compounds and drug research study; micro and nano plastic
John T. Milliken Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Interests: gastrointestinal; colorectal; cancer; oncogene; proliferation; apoptosis; signaling
Faculty of Education, Psychology and Social Work of the University of Lleida. Institute of Biomedical Research of Lleida (IRB Lleida), Lleida, Spain
Interests: behavioural neuroscience; brain reward system; addiction; endocannabinoid system; psychopharmacology; learning and memory
Dr. Renato Brandimarti
Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Interests: molecular virology; APP processing/trafficking; intracellular trafficking
Joint Institute for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, & Center for Food Safety and Security Systems, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Interests: food microbiology; food safety; food spoilage; food preservation; microbial genomics
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Interests: tumor microenvironment; tumor initiation and metastasis; tumor immunology
Agriculture Biotechnology, National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI), Mohali 140306, India
Interests: silicon; metalloids; aquaporin; plant stress; molecular evolution; genome editing
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Department of Life and Environmental Science - New York-Marche Structural Biology Center (NY-MaSBiC), Polytechnic University of Marche, Via Brecce Bianche, 60131 Ancona, Italy
Interests: molecular biology; neuroscience; computational chemistry; molecular dynamics; bioinformatics; peptide design; drug design; protein-protein and protein-nucleic acids interaction
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Giovanna Distefano

Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes-Florida Hospital 17, Orlando, FL 32804, USA
Interests: skeletal muscle; mitochondria; exercise; aging; obesity; type 2 Diabetes; insulin resistance; glucose uptake; sarcopenia; muscle metabolism; clinical trials; translational research
University Heart Center Freiburg • Bad Krozingen, Department of Cardiology and Angiology I, Faculty of Medicine, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Breisacher Str. 33, D-79109 Freiburg, Germany
Interests: BMPs; microRNAs; angiogenesis; vascular remodelling; vascular regeneration; endothelial cells; vSMCs; ECM
Dr. Mbemba Jabbi
Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Dell Medical School, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
Interests: affective functions; brain functions; genetic mechanisms controlling brain structure and functions; mood disorder phenotypes; human studies
Center for Translational Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, 3500 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
Interests: mitochondria; calcium; cell death; neurodegeneration; protein quality control
Prof. Dr. Haibo Jia
Laboratory for Cell Biomechanics and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Life Science and Technology, College of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: developmental biology; cardiovascular; blood
Department of Nutrition Sciences, the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.Department of Pharmaceutical, Social and Administrative Sciences, McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Samford University, Birmingham, AL, USA
Interests: neurodegeneration; Alzheimer’s disease; genetic basis of complex diseases; energy metabolism; mitochondrial bioenergetics; drosophila genetics
Department of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University, Nagoya City 464-8602, Japan
Interests: psychiatry; neurodegenerative disorders; GPCR; neuronal network; machine learning; learning and memory; antipsychotics
Department of Medicine, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Interests: renin angiotensin aldosterone system; endocrine hypertensions; inborn errors of metabolism; parathyroid hormone
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Complutense of Madrid, Plaza Ramón y Cajal s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: microbiology; biochemistry; molecular biology; proteomics; biofilm bacteria
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Institute for Neuroimmunology and Multiple Sclerosis Research, Göttingen, Germany
Interests: blood-brain barrier; immune cells; multiple sclerosis; experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis; two-photon microscopy; B cells; T cells; dendritic cells; macrophages; astrocytes; microglia; oligodendrocytes; neurons; central nervous system; autoimmune disease; ion channels; calcium signaling
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Laboratoire de Neurosciences Expérimentales et Cliniques, Université de Poitiers, INSERM U1084, Poitiers, France
Interests: vascular biology; neuro-vascular biology; immune-vascular crosstalk; in vivo imaging
Pharmacology & Therapeutics, National University of Ireland, H91 W5P7 Galway, Ireland
Interests: neuroinflammation; pattern recognition receptors; schizophrenia
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Department of Brain Biochemistry, Maj Institute of Pharmacology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Smętna 12, 31-343 Krakow, Poland
Interests: neuroscience; neuropharmacology; stress-related disorders; depression; psychotropic drugs; GPCR signaling; noradrenergic system; neuroplasticity
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. María Olmedo
Department of Genetics, School of Biology, University of Sevilla, 41012 Sevilla, Spain
Interests: C. elegans; Development; Cell quiescence; Proliferation; Nutrient sensing; Chronobiology
Dr. Michelle Parvatiyar
Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences, College of Human Sciences, Florida State University, 107 Chieftan Way, BRF 238, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
Interests: research interests include understanding distinct mechanisms of sarcolemma remodeling in cardiac disease and how this affects cardiac remodeling and contractility; additional interests include underst
Dr. Cindy L. Pfeiffer-Linn
Department of Biological Sciences, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, USA
Interests: neuroprotection; retinal diseases; neurobiology; neurodegeneration; neuropharmacology; neurophysiology; neurodegenerative diseases; cellular neuroscience; eye diseases; electrophysiology
Laboratory of RNA Biochemistry, Department of Genetics and Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: translation initiation; eIF4E; IRES; RNA structure; stress granules; ADAR; yeast viruses; paleomicrobiology
Faculty of Bioscience and Technology for Food Agriculture and Environment, University of Teramo, Via Balzarini, Teramo, Italy
Interests: molecular mechanisms; epigenetics; gene expression; DNA methylation; biomarkers; endocannabinoids
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Dr. Glen Pyle
Department of Biomedical Sciences, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada
Interests: molecular basis of heart failure; molecular therapeutics, sex differences in cardiovascular health and disease
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Catania and National Institute for Biomembranes and Biosystems, Section of Catania, Via S. Sofia 89, 95123 Catania, Italy
Interests: bioenergetics; mitochondrial metabolism; membrane proteins; VDACs; mitochondrial porins; oxidative stress; oxidative PTMs; gene expression; neurodegeneration; yeast
Stark Neurosciences Research Institute, Medical Neuroscience Graduate Program, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Interests: diabetes; obesity; metabolism; glucose metabolism; insulin; feeding; G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR); metabolic disease; signaling; cyclic AMP (cAMP); calcium; central nervous system (CNS); intestine; glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1); glucose-stimulated insulin secretion (GSIS); enteroendocrine cell (EEC); inducible knockout
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
Interests: T cell differentiation; infections; non-coding RNAs
Special Issues, Collections and Topics in MDPI journals
Back to TopTop