Editorial Board

Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

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Department of Physiology and Biophysics, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
Interests: biophysics of protein-protein and protein-lipid interactions; cell signaling; transmembrane receptors; small GTPases; cell migration and adhesion; structural biology; protein dynamics and allostery; solution NMR; molecular modeling and dynamics simulations
Director NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines (CCBM), University of California Merced, 5200 North Lake Road, Merced, CA 95340, USA
Interests: molecular biophysics; quantitative and synthetic biology; protein engineering; protein folding, binding and function; protein–DNA interactions; molecular mechanisms of transcription; single molecule fluorescence; statistical mechanics; computational chemistry and biology; optical spectroscopy; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy (NMR); atomic force microscopy (AFM); laser spectroscopy and ultrafast kinetics
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Laboratory of Chemical Biology, Institute of Biochemistry, Biological Research Centre, Szeged, Hungary
Interests: structure-activity relationships of biomolecules; protein structure; protein folding; structural mechanisms of protein function; G protein-coupled receptors; peptide- and peptidomimetics design; computational chemistry; molecular dynamics; molecular docking; chiroptical spectroscopy

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1. Departament de Física de la Matèria Condensada, University of Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
2. Universitat de Barcelona Institute of Complex Systems (UBICS), Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: molecular motors; cell motility; collective cell migration; tissue mechanics; morphogenesis; development; active matter; hydrodynamics
1. Physics Department, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
2. Research and Information Systems, LLC, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Interests: complex systems; physics of biological systems; protein structure prediction; machine learning; personalized medicine; general unified theories
Advanced Institute for Materials Research, and Research Institute of Electrical Communication, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi 980-8577, Japan
Interests: lipid bilayer system; ion channel; single-channel recording; cultured neuronal network; drug screening; nano/micro-fabrication; surface modification

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Institute of Biotechnology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Interests: protein engineering; protein splicing; NMR spectroscopy; protein structures; protein dynamics

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Université Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, CEA, Institut de Biologie Structurale, 38000 Grenoble, France
Interests: rabies virus; nipah virus; paramyxoviruses
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Department of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44236, USA
Interests: cell and tissue mechanics; mechanotransduction; molecular biophysics; mechanotoxicology; atomic force microscopy; cell-matrix interactions; stem cell fate
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Prof. Dr. Yutaka Kuroda
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Department of Biotechnology and Life Science, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan
Interests: protein folding; protein design; amorphous aggregation; structural bioinformatics; NMR

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Institute of Biomedicine, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Interests: cellular stress; protein aggregation; nuclear organization; quantitative histology; 3D tissue organization; cancer

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Department of Physics, University of Trento, 38123 Trento, Italy
Interests: statistical mechanics; molecular dynamics simulations; membrane proteins modelling; protein model; computational biophysics
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Prof. Dr. Irena Levitan
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Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Scholarly Activities Council, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Interests: lipid-ion channel interactions; cellular biomechanics; vascular dysfunction under dyslipidemia
Prof. Dr. Gary A. Lorigan
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John W. Steube Professor, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Cell, Molecular, and Structural Biology Graduate Program, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
Interests: biophysics; membrane proteins; magnetic resonance; EPR; NMR

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1. CF-UM-UP, Centro de Física das Universidades do Minho e Porto, Departamento de Física da Universidade do Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal
2. CBMA, Centro de Biologia Molecular e Ambiental, Departamento de Biologia, Universidade do Minho, 4710-057 Braga, Portugal
Interests: nanocarriers; nanotherapeutics; membrane model systems; ADMET profiling; biophysical techniques
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Curtin Medical School, Curtin University, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
Interests: molecular dynamics simulation; biological membranes; protein structure and dynamics; protein-protein and protein-ligand interactions; structure-based drug design
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1. Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Largo A. Gemelli 8, 00168 Rome, Italy
2. Institute of Physics, Catholic University of Rome, Largo F. Vito 1, 00168 Rome, Italy
Interests: metabolic imaging; fluorescence microscopy; membrane biophysics; artificial intelligence; biophysical methods; instrumentation
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Institute of Crystallography, National Research Council, 95126 Catania, Italy
Interests: protein folding; protein aggregation; calorimetry; model membranes; lipid bilayer; amyloid; metal dyshomeostasis; proteasome
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Department of Biotechnology, Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta School of Biosciences, Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), Chennai, India
Interests: protein folding, function, design, allostery, and assembly; protein-protein and protein-DNA interactions; biophysics; statistical models; molecular simulations; spectroscopy; calorimetry

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Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA
Interests: structure-based drug design; crystallography; machine learning; computational chemistry; molecular dynamics; molecular modeling; fluorescent proteins; receptors; cancer
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Dr. Sapun Parekh
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Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
Interests: nonlinear microscopy; spectroscopy; molecular biophysics; mechanobiology; cellular metabolism
Department of Information Engineering, University of Padova, 35131 Padova, Italy
Interests: mathematical modeling; electrical activity; calcium dynamics; exocytosis; hormone secretion
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National Centre for Scientific Research, University of Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, CERMAV, 38000 Grenoble, France
Interests: structural glycosciences; oligo & polysaccharide structure and function; carbohydrate-protein interactions; diffraction methods; computational methods; glycobioinformatics; chemical biology
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Department of Biochemistry and Molecular and Cell Biology, Institute for Biocomputation and Physics of Complex Systems (BIFI), University of Zaragoza, 50009 Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: protein stability; protein engineering; protein folding; biocomputation; drug discovery
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Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo, 5-1-5 Kashiwanoha, Chiba 277-8561, Japan
Interests: single molecule observations; intramolecular motion analysis; diffracted X-ray tracking; diffracted X-ray blinking; bio-nanotechnology
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Department of Chemistry - Biochemistry, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Interests: membrane biochemistry and biophysics; membrane protein folding and assembly; structure and dynamics of membrane proteins; protein-lipid interactions; thylakoid membrane biogenesis
Dr. Nikolaos G. Sgourakis
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
Interests: molecular and structural immunology; T cell receptor signaling dynamics; MHC-I peptide loading mechanism; tumor neoantigen characterization; modeling protein complexes from sparse NMR data
1. Department of Mathematical and Life Sciences, School of Science, Hiroshima University, 1-3-1 Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima 739-8526, Japan
2. Research Center for the Mathematics on Chromatin Live Dynamics (RcMcD), Hiroshima University, 1-3-1, Kagamiyama, Higashi-Hiroshima 739-8526, Japan
Interests: protein structure; protein structural dynamics; intrinsically disordered protein; protein aggregation; nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy
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Dr. Luba Tchertanov
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Centre Borelli, CNRS, ENS Paris-Saclay, Université Paris-Saclay, 4 Avenue des Sciences, F-91190 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Interests: bioinformatics; molecular dynamics; protein structure; allosteric regulation; desordered proteins

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Department of Physics, Center for Theoretical Biological Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Interests: dynamics of large-scale molecular machines; molecular simulation; biomolecular folding; ribosome
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