Reviewer Board (237)

Members of the reviewer board are selected from all Antibiotics reviewers for regularly providing timely high quality reports on submitted manuscripts. Responsibilities of reviewers are available here.

Dr. Lubna Abu-Niaaj
Department Agricultural and Life Sciences, College of Engineering, Science, Technology and Agriculture, Wilberforce, OH, USA.
Interests: pharmacognosy; Antimicrobial Activity of Plants; Natural Products. Muscle Physiology; bioactive compounds. Bioremediation-by microbes and plants; Wound Healing/ Tissue Regeneration and Stem Cells/ Biomaterials.
Dr. Daniel A. Abugri
Department:Department of Chemistry,College of Arts and Sciences, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL, USA
Interests: drug development, plant-based, fungi-based natural product drug discovery, isolation and characterization of metabolites from plants and fungi, antiparasitic drug discovery and development.
Dr. Ygal Achmon
Food Science and Technology,University of California, Davis, CA 95616, United States
Interests: Biosolarization, resistome, microbiome, food waste valorization, food safety
Dr. Barak Akabayov
Department of Chemistry, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
Interests: DNA replication, targeting RNA, small molecules, machine-learning, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, NMR-fragment screening
Dr. Gabriel Almeida
University of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
Interests: bacteriophage; phage therapy; virology; host-pathogen interactions; microbiology
Professor Robert Ancuceanu
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Carol Davila”, Bucharest, Romania
Interests: natural products; Phytochemistry; QSAR modelling; drug discovery; bioinformatics
Dr. Konstantin Andreev
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Interests: Antimicrobial peptide mimics, Lipid membranes, Cholesterol, Lipopolysaccharides, Langmuir monolayers, X-ray scattering, X-ray diffraction, Pulmonary surfactant, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, Influenza, Paramyxoviruses
Dr. Andrea Annibal
Max-Planck-Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany
Interests: metabolomics; mass spectrometry; ageing; analytical chemistry; lipidomics; liquid chromatography
Dr. Angela Arciello
Department of Chemical Sciences, University of Naples Federico II, Napoli, Italy
Interests: antimicrobial peptides; host defense peptides; antibiofilm activity; amyloidogenic peptides; antibiotic peptides; immunomodulatory properties; innate immune defense
Dr. Jesús Arenas
Unit of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: biofilm formation; Vaccines; host-pathogen interactions; Cell Surface; secretion systems; streptococcus suis; Neisseria meningitidis; neisseria gonorrhoeae; Bordetella pertussis; pump efflux
Dr. Julija Armalyte
Vilnius University, Life Sciences Center, Institute of Biosciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Vilnius, Lithuania
Interests: opportunistic pathogens, Acinetobacter baumannii, toxin-antitoxin systems, molecular microbiology, bacterial virulence mechanisms, antibiotic resistance
Dr. Christopher R. M. Asquith
Department of Pharmacology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Interests: kinases; kinase inhibitors; water networks; Zinc ejection; selenium; sulphur; Sulphur Heterocycle; heterocycles; Disulfide Bridge; Quin(az)olines
Dr. Nikhil T Awatade
Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Interests: cystic fibrosis; Intestinal Organoids; calcium signalling; CFTR; electrophysiology; Secretory Diarrhoea
Dr. Takashi Azuma
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4-20-1 Nasahara, Takatsuki, Osaka, 569-1094, Japan
Interests: pharmaceuticals and personal care products; antimicrobial-resistant bacteria; water environment; sewage treatment plant; hospital effluent; occurrence and environmental fate; water treatment system; Water Management; environmental science; environmental hygiene
Dr. Anna Maria Azzini
Infectious Disease Unit, Department of Diagnostics and Public Health, University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Interests: antibiotic resistance; mrsa; vre; Carbapenem resistant gram negative; health care associated infections; hospital acquired pneumonia (HAP and VAP); PK/PD
Dr. Robert Babela
Institute for Healthcare Disciplines, St. Elizabeth University, Slovak Republic
Interests: cost and economic evaluations; direct and indirect costs of health technologies; cost-of-illness; burden of disease
Dr. Iulia-Cristina Bagiu
Department of Microbiology, “Victor Babes” University of Medicine and Pharamcy, Eftimie Murgu square, number 2, 300041, Timisoara, Romania
Interests: bacterial; fungal and virus detection; bacterial resistance; MDR; essential oils
Dr. Clara Baldin
Institute of Biological Chemistry, Medical University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
Interests: fungal pathogens; mycology; fungal infections; molecular manipulation tools; protein purification; heterologous expression; monobodies; aspergillus fumigatus; kinases
Professor Giuliana Banche
Microbiology Unit, Department of Public Health and Pediatrics, University of Torino, Via Santena 9, 10126 Turin, Italy
Interests: bacteria; Fungi; antimicrobials; phagocytes; immunomodulatory activity; intracellular killing; Phagocytosis; cytokines; Biomaterials; microbial adhesion; nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. Pedro Barata
Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal, I3S Porto, Portugal
Interests: gut microbiota, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, clinical pharmacology
Dr. Elia Bari
University of Pavia, Department of Drug Sciences, Viale Taramelli 12, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Interests: mesenchymal stem cells; silk sericin; silk fibroin; nanomedicine; alpha-1-antitrypsin; microvesicles; exosomes; extracellular vesicles; nanoparticles; pharmaceutical technology; formulation; alginate; microparticles
Dr. Daniela Bencardino
Department of Biomolecular Sciences, University of Urbino, Urbino, Italy
Interests: antibiotic-resistance; food contamination; molecular typing; clinical infections and plasmids
Dr. Somanon Bhattacharya
Postdoctoral Associate, Stony Brook University
Interests: antifungal drug resistance, cryptococcus neoformans pathogenesis, yeast infections, efflux pumps
Dr. Dobroslawa Bialonska
Department of Biology, University of North Georgia, Dahlonega
Interests: natural products; novel antibiotics; plant derived antibiotics; Marine Natural Products; anti-fungal agents; quorum sensing inhibition; biofilms; human gut bacteria; probiotics
Dr. Riccardo Bientinesi
Urologic Clinic, Fondazione Policlinico “A. Gemelli” IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Interests: urinary infections; prostatitis; pyelonephritis; urosepsis; urinary tract infections
Dr. Lewis Blackman
Biomedical Manufacturing Program, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: Antimicrobial polymers, antimicrobial nanoparticles, antibiofilm materials, drug delivery vehicles, antimicrobial enzymes, antimicrobial biohybrid materials
Dr. Anthony Bonavia
Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
Interests: Septic shock, abdominal sepsis, cecal ligation and puncture, compensatory anti-inflammatory response syndrome
Dr. Francesco Boschetto
1. Department of Material Chemistry, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Matsugasaki Hashikamicho, Sakyo Ward, Kyoto, 606-8585, Japan
2. Department of Dental Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8566, Japan
Interests: Biomaterials; orthopedic implants; electrospinning; centrifugal spinning; melt spinning; Biopolymers; coatings; material characterizations; bacteriostatic behavior; osteoconductivity; hydroxyapatite
Dr. João Botelho
Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, 24306 Ploen, Germany
Interests: antibiotic resistance; mobile elements; Integrative and conjugative elements; plasmids; Genomics; bioinformatics; evolution
Dr. Michelle Buckner
Institute of Microbiology and Infection Biosciences Building College of Medical and Dental Sciences University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Birmingham UK
Interests: Gram-negative bacteria (in particular, but not limited to: E. coli, Salmonella, Klebsiella); antimicrobial resistance; Extended spectrum beta-lactamases; carbapenemases; Plasmid-mediated antibiotic resistance; Anti-plasmid/ plasmid curing; drug screening
Dr. Colin Buttimer
University College Cork | UCC · Alimentary Pharmabiotic Centre
Interests: bacteriophages; phage therapy/biocontrol; endolysins; phage taxonomy; phage-host interaction
Dr. Marcello Casertano
Department of Pharmacy, University of Naples Federico II, Via D. Montesano 49 80131, Naples, Italy; Italian Malaria Network, Centro Interuniversitario di Ricerche Sulla Malaria (CIRM), Department of Pharmacy, University of Naples “Federico II”, Via D. Montesano 49, 80131 Napoli, Italy; KelAda Pharmachem Limited, A1.01 Science Centre South, Belfied, Dublin 4, Ireland
Interests: organic chemistry; nmr spectroscopy; structural elucidation; stereoselective synthesis; quinone reactivity; meroterpenes; polyketide; configurational analysis; stereochemistry; antiinfective; thiazinoquinones
Dr. Rubén Cebrián Castillo
Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Groningen, Nijemborgh 7, 9747AG Groningen, The Netherlands
Interests: bacterial antagonism; antibiotics; bacteriocins; antimicrobial peptides; antibiotic resistance; toxicity test; synergism; synthetic biology; action mechanism; drugs discovery
Dr. Karthik R. Chamakura
Center for Phage Technology, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Interests: bacteria; bacteriophages; phage therapy; peptide antibiotics; antibiotic mechanisms; bacterial genetics
Dr. Zeyou Chen
College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
Interests: antibiotic contamination; antibiotic resistance; bacterial community; metagenomic; antibiotic bioavailability in the environment
Dr. Cristian Coman
Department of Taxonomy and Ecology, National Institute for Research and Development in Biological Sciences Bucharest(NIRDBS) - Institute of Biological Research Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: antibiotic resistance; one health; environmental dimension of antibiotic resistance; molecular epidemiology; microbial diversity and ecology
Dr. Lucy Alice Coyne
Department for the Environment Food and Rural Affairs, London, UK
Interests: qualitative; antimicrobial use; antimicrobial prescribing practices; mixed-methods; livestock; one health; antibiotic use; antibiotic prescribing practices; behaviour change; interviews
Dr. Giancarlo Cuadra
Muhlenberg College
Interests: host-bacteria interactions, bacterial pathogens, immunity
Dr. Daniel M Czyz
IFAS/Department of Microbiology and Cell Science University of Florida,Gainesville, FL USA
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; Protein conformational diseases; < i> Caenorhabditis elegans< /i> neurodegeneration; proteostasis; microbiota; efflux pumps
Dr. Belviso Benny Danilo
Istituto di Cristallografia (CNR), Bari, Italy
Interests: protein crystallography; structural biology; structural chemistry; protein/protein and protein/small molecules interactions; protein crystallization; biotechnology; PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY; engineering of materials
Dr. Maarten De Mol
Centre for INdustrial BIOtechnology and BIOcatalysis - Ghent University, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Interests: Saccharomyces cerevisiae; Escherichia coli; fermentation; synthetic biology; metabolic engineering; specialty carbohydrates; aminoglycosides
Dr. Marta De Zotti
Department of Chemical Sciences, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Interests: peptide synthesis, 3D-structure analysis by circular dichroism/NMR spectroscopy, bioactive peptides, peptide-based biodevices
Dr. Pragneya Deme
Neurology, Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Interests: Biochemistry; cardiovascular diseases; neurodegenerative diseases; Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; liver diseases; phytochemicals; and natural products
Prof. Christopher J. Destache
Department of Pharmacy Practice, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University, Omaha, NE, USA
Interests: adult infectious diseases; antiretroviral nanoformulations; pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics; meningitis; COPD exacerbation
Dr. Didier Devaurs
The University of Edinburgh, MRC IGMM, Edinburgh EH4 2XU, Scotland, UK
Interests: computational structural biology; molecular docking; protein conformational sampling; Integrative Structural Biology; sampling-based path planning; quantitative biomedical research; cancer immunotherapy research
Dr. Graziana Difonzo
Department of Soil, Plant and Food Sciences (DiSSPA), Food Science and Technology Unit, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
Interests: antioxidants; polyphenols; natural antimicrobials; mass spectrometry; shelf-life
Dr. Mojdeh Dinarvand
School of Chemistry and Medicine (Immunology & Infectious Diseases), Central Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
Interests: antibiotic resistance; infectious diseases; microbial pathogenicity; host-pathogen interactions; drug discovery; microbial interactions; Evolution of bacteria; molecular microbiology; bioinformatics; Systems biology and Evolutionary analysis
Dr. Hedwin Kitdorlang Dkhar
Yerkes National Primate Research Center, Emory Vaccine Center Emory University, Atlanta GA 30329, USA
Interests: Infection and Immunity; Host Pathogen interaction; immunology; vaccinology; tuberculosis; microbiology; molecular biology
Dr. Matthew Donadu
Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Sassari, 07100 Sassari SS, Italy
Interests: clinical microbiology; antimicrobial resistance; sexually transmitted infections; pathogen; Virulence; bacteriology; essential oils; mycology
Dr. Maria Duca
Institut de Chimie de Nice (ICN), Université Côte d'Azur, Nice, France
Interests: RNA; non-coding RNAs; RNA ligands; aminoglycosides; translation; inhibition; RNA binding
Dr. Anantha Duddupudi
University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Interests: natural products total synthesis; reaction methodologies; therapeutic small molecule kinase inhibitors and functional organic molecules; structure based drug design
Dr. Basanth Babu Eedara
College of Pharmacy, The University of Arizona, 1703 E. Mabel St, Room 437 Tucson, AZ 85721, USA
Interests: solubility, dissolution, spray drying, inhalation, dry powders, aerosolization, emulsions, solid dispersions, cocrystal, solid state characterization, bioavailability
Dr. Faten El Sayed
Microbiology Department , Hopital Ambroise Paré , APHP, Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Laboratoire Infection et Inflammation (2I) - UMR 1173, Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines
Interests: clinical microbiology; prosthetic joint infections; ngs; Cutibacterium
Dr. Dondossola Daniele Eliseo
Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, University of Milan, Milan, Italy AND Liver Transplant and General Surgery Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
Interests: transplantation; Immunosuppresion; Surgical Site Infections; liver; liver abscess; pancreatitis; wound infection; Diverticolitis; sepsis; septic shock; opportunistic infection
Dr. Kassapa Ellepola
Department of Oral Biology, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Interests: oral microbiology; oral biofilms; Streptococcus mutans; Candida albicans; oral biofilm inhibitors
Dr. Mary Kathryn Ellis
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Interests: critical care; ICU; pulmonary; copd; asthma; telemedicine
Dr. Terri N. Ellis
Department of Biology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville FL 32224, USA
Interests: infectious disease; antibiotic resistance; bacterial pathogenesis
Dr. Ahmed Elolimy
Nutritional Immunology Laboratory, College of Medicine, Department of Agriculture (USDA), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72204, USA
Interests: rumen; intestine; microbiome; diet; pregnancy; cattle; vagina; calves; feed efficiency; maternal effect
Dr. Immacolata Faraone
University of Basilicata
Interests: nutrients in human health; antioxidant activities; oxidative stress; enzymatic inhibitory activity; antidiabetic activity; Alzheimer’s disease; tyrosinase; liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry analysis (uhplc-ms/ms); health-promoting compounds; nanopar
Dr. Tommaso Felicetti
Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Interests: Medicinal chemistry, antibiotics, efflux pumps, antimicrobial resistance, organic chemistry, drug discovery, anticancer, quinolones.
Dr. Wadie Mahauad Fernandez
Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, Stanford, CA 94305, United States
Interests: microbiology, oncology, molecular biology, virology
Dr. Silvia Ferrara
Dipartimento di Bioscienze, Università degli Studi di Milano, 20122 Milan, Italy
Interests: pseudomonas aeruginosa; molecular microbiology; Riboregulation; small RNAs; Post-transcriptional regulation; cystic fibrosis; virulence factors; biofilms; quorum sensing; Essential proteins
Dr. Raquel Ferrer-Espada
Interests: antimicrobial peptides; polymyxin; biofilms; Synergy; Betalactamase inhibitor; Betalactamase; efflux pump inhibitor; efflux pump; pseudomonas aeruginosa; microfluidic device
Dr. Antonino Fiorentino
Department of Chemistry and Biology “Adolfo Zambelli” of the University of Salerno, Italy
Interests: advanced oxidation processes; green chemistry; Wastewater treatment and wastewater reuse; Emerging contaminants; Antibiotics resistant bacteria and genes; Surface water pollutions; water disinfection
Dr. Giulia Fiorini
Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, Internal Medicine Prof Borghi- Sant’Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
Interests: Helicobacter pylori; antibiotic resistance; gastritis; peptic ulcer
Dr. Clair L. Firth
Unit of Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology, Institute of Food Safety, Food Technology and Veterinary Public Health, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria
Interests: veterinary medicine; antimicrobial resistance, antibiotics; antimicrobial stewardship; cattle; veterinary epidemiology, mastitis; behaviour change; animal science
Dr. Dorte Frees
Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: MRSA, beta-lactam antibiotics, daptomycin, cell wall, Clostridium difficile, vancomycin, molecular mechanisms, PBPs, cell division
Dr. Angelo Frei
Imperial College & King’s College, London, UK
Interests: metal complexes; antibiotics; organometallic chemistry; coordination chemistry; inorganic chemistry; metal-based drugs; metals in medicine; radiochemistry; antibiotic resistance
Dr. Jakob Frimodt-Møller
Department of biology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: regulation of initiation of DNA replication; two-component systems; Efflux-pumps; antibiotic resistance; Novel peptide antibiotics
Dr. Lucy L. Furfaro
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Interests: bacteriophages; phage therapy; Group B Streptococcus (GBS); streptococcus agalactiae; pregnancy; perinatal infection
Dr. Rosa Gaglione
University of Naples “Federico II”
Interests: host defence peptides, peptides as novel bio-preservatives, surface functionalization with self-assembling peptides, biofilms, multi-drug resistance, anti-cancer peptides, amyloid peptides
Dr. Eva M. Gálvez Buerba
Instituto de Carboquimica (CSIC), Miguel Luesma 4, 50018 Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: biomarkers; fungal diseases; Infectious diseasaes; Antimicrobian; Micotoxins; Antifungal treatment monitoring; diagnosis
Dr. Bianca L. Garner
Biology Department, Tougaloo College
Interests: siderophore, iron, antibiotics, microbial physiology
Dr. Maria-Theresia Gekenidis
Food Microbial Systems, Agroscope, Waedenswil, Switzerland
Interests: antibiotic resistance; food safety; fresh produce; irrigation water; Soil; amplicon sequencing; metagenomics shotgun sequencing; microbiome analysis; resistome analysis
Dr. Despoina Gkentzi
Department of Paediatrics,University General Hospital of Patras, Patras Medical School, Rio, Greece
Interests: antimicrobial stewarship; Neonatal infections; public health
Dr. Shan Goh
Department of Clinical, Pharmaceutical & Biological Science, School of Life & Medical Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK
Interests: phage; antimicrobial resistance; horizontal gene transfer; clostridioides difficile; microbial interactions
Dr. Rayco Guedes-Alonso
Institute for Environmental Studies and Natural Resources (i-UNAT), University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain.
Interests: Extraction techniques as SPE or microwave assisted extraction; microextraction techniques; liquid chromatography; mass spectrometry; Environmental Pollution; Water and wastewater analysis; emerging pollutants; Natural wastewater treatments; analytical chemistry; Environmental Analysis
Dr. Romain Guerillot
Howden & Stinear Labs, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Doherty Institute for Infection & Immunity at The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: bacterial genomics; staphylococcus aureus; resistance mutation; rifampicin; vancomycin; daptomycin; cross-resistance; horizontal gene transfer; mobile genetic elements; antibiotic resistance detection; in vitro evolution; bacterial adaptation; patho-adaptation; convergent evolution
Dr. Romain Guilhaumou
Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacovigilance Unit, AP-HM, Marseille, France
Interests: Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics, PK/PD, Therapeutic drug monitoring, treatment optimization
Dr. Kuldeep Gupta
School of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202-9037, USA
Interests: cell biology and immunology; neutrophil biology; Molecular Parasitology; innate immunity and signaling pathway; infectitious diseases and pathogenesis; host-pathogen interactions; vector biology; genomics and bioinformatics.
Dr. Hideki Hashimoto
Department of Infectious Disease, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; antimicrobial stewardship; sepsis; septic shock; data science
Dr. Skander Hathroubi
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin,Institut für Biologie - Mikrobiologie, Philippstr.13 – Haus 22 D-10115 Berlin, Germany
Interests: biofilm; antibiotic tolerance; omics; pathogenesis
Dr. Toru Hifumi
Department of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, St. Luke's International Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: sepsis; critical care; OPSI; ipd; serum therapy
Dr. Hindra Hindra
McMaster University, Department of Biology, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario L8S 4K1, Canada
Interests: biosynthesis; antibiotics; gene regulation; non-coding rna; streptomyces; strain prioritization; genetic engineering
Professor Herbert Hof
MVZ Labor Dr. Limbach und Kollegen, 69126 Heidelberg, Germany
Interests: mycology; mycotoxin; listeria
Dr. Anne Holm
Department of Public Health, Section of General Practice, Copenhagen University, Copenhagen K, Denmark
Interests: general practice; urinary tract infections; nursing homes; diagnostics; intervention studies
Dr. Haihui Huang
Institute of Antibiotics, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Interests: infectious diseases; molecular epidemiology; risk factor; rapid diagnosis; resistance; Resistance mechanism; clinical trial; new antibiotic
Dr. Alasdair Hubbard
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Interests: Antimicrobial Resistance Mechanisms; Fitness; molecular and experimental evolution; bacterial genomics; drug discovery; antibiotic mode of action
Dr. Andre O. Hudson
Rochester Institute of Technology, Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences, 85 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, NY 14623, USA
Interests: peptidoglycan synthesis; amino acid metabolism; antibiotic resistance; structural biology; plant-microbe interaction
Dr. Maytham Hussein
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, School oBiomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; Anti-infective pharmacology; System Pharmacology; microbial metabolomics; Transcriptomics and Proteomics
Dr. Endre Jakab
Hungarian Department of Biology and Ecology, Faculty of Biology and Geology, Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: molecular biology; microbiology; bacteriology; staphylococcus aureus; antimicrobial resistance
Dr. Bimal Jana
Boston College, USA University of Copenhagen, Denmamrk
Interests: Antimicrobial discovery, Antimicrobial mechanism of action, Antimicrobial target discovery, Bacterial stress response, Molecular microbiology, Bacterial systems biology, Genetic interaction mapping,; Bacterial genetics, and Antimicrobial resistance
Dr. Joanna Jeżewska-Frąckowiak
Faculty of Chemistry, Department of Molecular Biotechnology, University of Gdansk, 80-308 Gdańsk, Poland
Interests: probiotics, Bacillus species, Bacillus subtilis, microorganisms for industry
Professor Hyung Jong Jin
Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, The University of Suwon, Kyunggi-Do, South Korea
Interests: Antibiotic resistance mechanism; protein-RNA interaction; Biological methylation; Structure Activity relationship of Protein and RNA; Antibiotic resistance inhibitor development; MLS& lt; sub& gt; b& /sub& antibiotics
Dr. Avneet Kaur
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, NY, USA
Interests: infectious disease; outbreaks of current and existing diseases; use of antimicrobials; monoclonal antibodies; vaccine; early diagnosis and treatment
Dr. Povilas Kavaliauskas
Division of Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medicine of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Interests: intracellular pathogens, Legionella, E. coli, host-pathogen interactions, antimicrobial resistance, animal models, small molecules, novel compounds; phage therapy, bacteriophages
Dr. Vahan Képénékian
Department of Digestive Surgery, Hospices Civils de lyon, Lyon-Sud University Hospital, lyon France
Interests: Digestive Oncology; ovarian cancer; peritoneal carcinomatosis; peritoneal metastases; gastric cancer; Mesothelioma; pseudomyxoma; intraperitoneal chemotherapy; HIPEC; pipac
Dr. Ram Khattri
Terence Ryan Research Group, Applied Physiology and Kinesiology, University of Florida, 32611 Gainesville, United States
Interests: nmr; Fragment based drug design; metabolomics; lipidomics; multivariate analysis; Fluxomic studies; organic synthesis; Protein expression; HSQC; saturation transfer difference; COSY; TOCSY; HMBC; antibiotic; Cell Based Assays; dynamic nuclear polarization; hyperpolarization; dissolution; High resolution magnetic resonance spectroscopy; Duchene's muscular dystrophy; Glutaredoxin; biomarkers; Warhead inhibitors; Hit identification and validation; lead optimization; and Small molecules structure elucidation
Dr. Ki-Young Kim
Department of Genetic Engineering and Graduate School of Biotechnology, College of Life Sciences, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: antibacterial, antifungal and antiparasitic agents; immune; gene expression regulation for the infection and depence; antibiotic resistance
Dr. Kwang-sun Kim
Department of Chemistry, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
Interests: nanoantibiotics; small noncoding RNAs; antibiotic resistance targets; outermembrane vesicles; synergistic antibiotics; rna biology
Dr. Wes Kim
The Pew Charitable Trusts; 901 E Street, NW, Washington
Interests: antibiotics resistance; antimicrobials discovery and development; r& amp; D strategy and operations; policy and advocacy
Dr. Philipp Klahn
Institute of Organic Chemistry, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Hagenring 30, Room 240, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
Interests: antimicrobial drug-conjugates; antimicrobial drugs; semi- and total synthesis of antimicrobial natural products; conjugation chemistry; peptide drugs; drug delivery and drug release; hybrid antimicrobials; artificial glucosinolates; siderophores and siderophore-drug conjugates
Dr. Yoan Konto-Ghiorghi
Laboratory of Microbiology Signals and Microenvironment, University of Rouen, Rouen, France
Interests: molecular microbiology; skin microbiota; plant-microbe interaction; biocontrol agents
Dr. Tomislav Kostyanev
Laboratory of Medical Microbiology, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Interests: antibiotic resistance; carbapenem resistance; carbapenemases; clinical trials; antibiotic stewardship
Prof. Dr. Antonios E. Koutelidakis
Department of Food Science and Nutrition, University of the Aegean, Mitropoliti Ioakim 2, Myrina, Lemnos, 81440, Greece
Interests: nutrition and health; functional foods; bioactive compounds; bioactivity and bioavailability; phytochemicals and chronic diseases
Professor Dorota Maria Kregiel
Department of Environmental Biotechnology,Lodz University of Technology, Lodz, Poland.
Interests: microbial physiology and metabolism, water microbiology, biofilms, plant active compounds
Dr. Miri Krupkin
Department of Structural Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Interests: RNA; ribosome; antibiotics; hiv; antivirals; structural biology; Crystallography
Dr. Wesley D. Kufel
Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Binghamton, NY, USA
Interests: antimicrobial stewardship; Lyme Disease; Antimicrobial Pharmacokinetics; infectious diseases education
Dr. Rudolf Kukla
Department of Clinical Microbiology, University Hospital Hradec Kralove, Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Kralove, Charles University, Czech Republic
Interests: bacteriology, bacterial and viral resistance, PCR detection of bacteria and viruses, antimicrobial compounds
Dr. Aida Kulo Cesic
Medical Faculty, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Interests: Pharmacokinetics and immunization
Dr. Sujeet Kumar
The Ohio state university
Interests: antibiotic resistance; membrane transporters; cell envelope biogenesis; gram negative bacteria; minimal inhibitory concentration; lipid ii flippase, peptidoglycan biogenesis, disulfide cross-linking, alternate-access mechansim, bacterial infections,
Dr. Tony Le Gall
Inserm UMR 1078 | Génétique, Génomique Fonctionnelle & Biotechnologies Équipe “Gene Transfer and Combined Therapeutic Approaches” Université de Bretagne Occidentale 22, avenue Camille Desmoulins Faculté de Médecine | CS 93837 | 29 238 BREST (FR)
Interests: cystic fibrosis; pneumonia; bronchopulmonar infection; antimicrobial resistance; mucus; bacterial biofilms; gene therapy; gene transfer; photodynamic therapy (PDT); Antibacterial photodynamic therapy; aerosol; nebulization; antibiotics; Stimulus-responsive materials
Dr. Leire Leache
Innovation and Organization Unit-Navarre Health Service (Spain)
Interests: Clinical Pharmacy; multidisciplinary teams; antimicrobials; antimicrobial stewardship programs; antibiotic use; antibiotic resistance; mechanisms of antibiotic action; Intensive Care; critical care; critically ill patients; geriatrics; cardiovascular system; hypertension
Dr. Charles CC Lee
School of Health Sciences,Faculty of Health and Medicine University of Newcastle (Australia)
Interests: Environmental health, Health risk assessment, Environmental sustainability,Hyperaccummulator plants, Ecological toxicity, Waste management, Plastics pollution.
Prof. Dr. Anna Lenart-Boroń
Department of Microbiology and Biomonitoring, University of Agriculture in Kraków, Krakow, Poland
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; microorganisms; antibiotic resistant bacteria; antibiotic resistance genes; Escherichia coli; bacteria; Wastewater; surface water; aquatic environment
Dr. Christian Lentz
Centre for New Antibacterial Strategies (CANS) & Research Group for Host-Microbe Interactions Centre for New Antibacterial Strategies (CANS) & Department of Medical Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences UiT- The Arctic University of Norway Room L9.213, MH-building 9037 Tromsø; Norway
Interests: chemical probes; anti-virulence; Enzyme targets; antibiotic persistence; Antibiotic conjugates; screening
Dr. Uwe Liebchen
Department of Anaesthesiology, University Hospital, LMU, Munich, Germany
Interests: pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics; carbapenems; protein binding; critically ill
Dr. Yi Chieh Lim
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: pharmacotherapeutics; natural compounds; Genome instability; System biology; drug delivery system
Dr. Peng Liu
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Interests: computational medicine; applied AI in Biology and Neuroscience; machine learning
Dr. Xiaoxi Liu
Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Interests: organic chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry; heterocyclic molecules; synthesis of natural products; ubiquitin-proteasome system; drug development
Dr. Steven Loh
Chinese Medicine Senior Physician, NTU Chinese Medicine Clinic, School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Interests: Atherosclerosis, Coronary Heart Diseases, Chinese Internal Medicine, Preventive Medicine
Dr. Alicia Fajardo Lubian
Faculty of Medicine and Health The University of Sydney Australia
Interests: antibiotic resistance; bacterial evolution; enteric bacteria; outer membrane porin; bacteriophage; synergistic drug effect; intracellular bacterial infections
Dr. Antonio Magan-Fernandez
University of Granada School of Dentistry, Granada, Spain
Interests: periodontal diseases; periodontitis; periodontal medicine; dental implants; oral microbiome; Biomaterials; stem cells; bone; chronic inflammatory diseases; tissue engineering
Dr. Gianmarco Mangiaterra
Department of Life and Environmental Sciences, Polytechnic University of Marche Ancona, Italy
Interests: antibiotic resistance; antibiotic persistence; Chronic and recurrent infections; cystic fibrosis; pseudomonas; novel antimicrobial compounds; Efflux pumps Inhibitors
Dr. Claudio Marasca
Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Dermatology Unit, University Hospital Federico II, Naples, Italy
Interests: dermatology; hidradenitis; psoriasis; skin infections; mycoses; atopic dermatitis; Skin Cancer; antibiotic resistance
Prof. Dr. Natália Martins
Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Alameda Prof. Hernani Monteiro, 4200-319 Porto, Portugal
Interests: evidence-based medicine; Phytochemistry; Phytopharmacology; drug discovery; natural products biochemistry; bioactive molecules; functional foods; nutraceuticals; fungal and bacterial infections; resistance to antimicrobials
Dr. Paula Matesanz Pérez
Departamento de Especialidades Clínicas Odontológicas, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: periodontics; periodontology; Local antibiotics; Periodontal treatment; scaling and root planing; Adjuvant therapies
Dr. Harsh Mathur
Department of Microbiology, University College Cork, Ireland
Interests: bacteriocins; antimicrobials; antibiotics; Synergy; peptides; biofilms
Dr. Matthew McNeil
Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Interests: mycobacteria; antibiotic resistance; Molecular Genetics; Genomics; drug development
Dr. Gareth McVicker
Department of Biosciences, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
Interests: Esherichia coli< Klebsiella; enteric; bacteria; pathogen; plasmid; mobile genetic element; Toxin-antitoxin
Dr. Kevin Meesters
Department of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
Interests: antimicrobial stewardship; infectious diseases epidemiology; pharmacokinetics of antimicrobials; rational prescribing
Dr. Freideriki Michailidou
Laboratory of Organic Chemistry, ETH Zürich, 8093 Zürich, Switzerland
Interests: nucleoside antibiotics; enzymes; biosynthesis; protein engineering
Dr. Hirotaka Miyamoto
Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagasaki University1-14 Bunkyo-machi, Nagasaki City 852-8521, Japan
Interests: drug distribution; new drug therapy; drug delivery system; distribution control
Dr. Kodjovi Dodji Mlaga
Computational Biology Laboratory Centre de Recherche du CHU de Québec,Université Laval, Quebec, Canada
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; ESBL; microbial ecology; pan-genomic; phylogenomic; metagenomics; metabarcoding
Dr. Biljana Mojsoska
Assistant Professor- Department of Science and Environment-Chemistry Section, Roskilde University, Denmark
Interests: Novel antibiotics, antimicrobial peptidomimetics, peptoids, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Persister cells, antibiotic resistance, antibiotic tolerance, microbial proteomics, high-resolution mass-spectrometry, bio-inspired polymers, peptoid nanosheets
Dr. Mohammad Abdul Motalib Momin
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia
Interests: Pharmaceutics, Formulation, Dry PowderInhaler, Tuberculosis, Powder, Particle engineering, microparticles, Aerosol research, Respiratory research, solid state characterizations, Spray drying, XRD, DSC, NGI, ACI, method development and validation etc.
Dr. Poonam Mudgil
School of Medicine, Western Sydney University, Richmond, NSW 2753, Australia
Interests: natural antimicrobials; bacterial antibiotic resistance mechanisms; staphylococcus aureus; eye infections; novel treatments for infections; ocular surface & amp; tear film
Dr. Cécile Muller
Unité de Recherche Risques Microbiens, University of Caen Normandy
Interests: antibiotic resistance; Virulence; transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulation
Dr. Isha Mutreja
Minnesota Dental Research Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics Dept. of Restorative Science University of Minnesota| Minneapolis MN55455
Interests: Biomaterials; tissue engineering; nanomaterials; biofilm inhibition
Dr. Irene Maja Nanni
Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences -DISTAL-University of Bologna, Viale G. Fanin, 42 - 40127 Bologna -Italy
Interests: pathogenic - oomycetes (plant, animal, human); Fungi; fungicide resistance and related mutations; drug target interactions; fungicides mode of action; molecular biology applied to SNPs detection; Plant Pathology
Professor Nicola Nante
Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine, University of Siena, Italy
Interests: public health; epidemiology; preventive medicine; hospital hygiene; primary health care; outcome research; health promotion
Dr. Tarun JaiRaj Narwani
INSERM, University of Paris Diderot, University of Paris Sorbonne Cite
Interests: Bioinformatics,Computational Biology, MD simulations, Statistics, GPCR, Malaria, Chemokine receptors, Ribosomal Vaccine, DNA NGS sequencing, Plastic degradation, Enzyme catalysis.; Machine learning, Deep Learning, CryoEM
Dr. Salik Nazki
The Pirbright Institute Ash road, Woking-GU24 0NF, United Kingdom
Interests: viral immunology, immunopathogenesis, vaccines, innate and adaptive immune response, flow cytometry, chimeric vaccines
Dr. Giangiacomo Nicolini
Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Unità Operativa Complessa di Pediatria e Patologia Neonatale, Genova, Italy
Interests: antibiotics in infectious diseases; paediatric contest; tick borne diseases; Lyme Disease; TBE
Dr. Efstratios (Stratos) Nikolaivits
School of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Zografou Campus, Athens, Greece
Interests: bioremediation; plastic biodegradation; enzymology; protein crystal structure; protein engineering; oxidative enzymes; hydrolytic enzymes; biocatalysis; marine fungi
Dr. Elissavet Nikolaou
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom
Interests: Host-pathogens interactions; AMR natural circulating bacterial strains; microbiome; non-invasive methods of URT sampling; Vaccines; epidemiology
Dr. David E. Ochayon
Center for Autoimmune Genomics and Etiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH, USA
Interests: nk cells; innate immunity; cytokines; cytokine signaling; asthma; atopic dermatitis
Dr. Rosario Oliva
Physical Chemistry I - Biophysical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, TU Dortmund University, Otto-Hahn-Strasse 4a, 44227, Dortmund, Germany
Interests: biophysical chemistry; antimicrobial peptides; model membranes; Proteins; Fluorescence Spectroscopy; fluorescence anisotropy; circular dichroism; differential scanning calorimetry; isothermal titration calorimetry
Dr. David De Oliveira
Australian Infectious Diseases Research Centre, School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences, The University of Queensland
Interests: Antimicrobial resistance, drug-repurposing, antibiotic discovery, ESKAPE pathogens, bacterial pathogenesis
Dr. Lucia Parafati
Department of Agriculture Food and Environment (Di3A), University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Interests: novel anti-microbials; natural antioxidants; plant extract; food quality and safety; novel food; bacterial contamination; antibacterial activity; antifungal activity; Killer yeasts; post-harvest biocontrol
Dr. Anutthaman Parthasarathy
School of Life Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, United States
Interests: microbiology; antibiotics; resistance; drug discovery; biofilms; Plastic; environment; metabolism; microbiome
Dr. Ewelina Patyra
Department of Hygiene of Animal Feedingstuffs, National Veterinary Research Institute, Pulawy, Poland
Interests: Environmental Analysis; food analysis; liquid chromatography; method validation; Water Analysis; feed analysis; solid phase extraction (SPE); quechers; mass spectrometry (MS); diode array detection (DAD); fluorescence detection (FLD); tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS); rapid evaporative ionization mass spectrometry (REIMS); disperssive solid phase extraction (d-SPE); antibiotics
Dr. Matteo Pavoni
Department of Surgical and Medical Sciences, University of Bologna, 40138 Bologna, Italy
Interests: Helicobacter pylori infection management; antibiotic resistance; gastrointestinal microbiota; use of probiotics in public health; epidemiology
Dr. Paulina Pecyna
Chair and Department Chair of Genetics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland
Interests: antimicrobial susceptibility; antibiotic resistance; genetic aspects of microbial resistance; evaluation of minimal inhibitory concentration of new antibiotics; the influence of antibiotics to gut microbiota; antimicrobial activity of new agents
Dr. Xian Peng
State Key Laboratory of Oral Diseases & West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China
Interests: streptococcus; microbiome; oral infection; bacteria-host interactions; c-di-amp; dental caries; periodontal diseases
Dr. Vincenzo Pennone
Teagasc food Research Centre, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
Interests: listeria; food safety; bacteriophage; antimicrobial resistance; recombinant protein; PGFE; wgs; microscopy
Dr. Larryn Peterson
Department of Chemistry, Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, USA
Interests: antibacterial; LpxC; click chemistry; hydroxamic acid; Catechols; COMT; L-DOPA dioxygenase
Dr. Maxime Pichon
Laboratoire de Bactériologie-Hygiène, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Poitiers, Poitiers, France
Interests: bacterial infection; Infectiology; microbiome; diagnosis; antibiotic resistance
Dr. Eva Pinho
INIAV - National Institute for Agriculture and Veterinary Research, Vairão, Portugal
Interests: Aptamers, Antimicrobial Agents, Biofilms, Drug delivery, Hydrogels, Nucleic Acid Mimics, Food Safety
Dr. Loris Pinto
Institute of Sciences of Food Production, National Research Council of Italy (CNR-ISPA), Bari, Italy
Interests: food microbiology; fruits and vegetable processing; spoilage microorganisms; antimicrobials; food quality; pseudomonas; shelf-life; food preservation
Dr. Francesca Piras
Dipartimento di Medicina Veterinaria, Università degli Studi di Sassari, 07100 Sassari SS, Italy
Interests: Salmonella Enterica; yersinia enterocolitica; food safety; antimicrobial resistance; sequencing
Dr. Florian Pohlig
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University Munich, Germany
Interests: Revision Arthroplasty Hip/Knee; Periprosthetic Infection Hip/Knee; Primary Arthroplasty Hip/Knee
Dr. Jalal Poostforooshan
Institute of Particle Technology (IMVT), Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
Interests: Stimulus-responsive materials; Aerosol process; mesoporous silica; spray-drying; antibiotics; drug delivery; cancer treatment; particle engineering
Dr. Bartłomiej Potaniec
Łukasiewicz Research Network – PORT Polish Center for Technology Development, Stabłowicka 147, 54-066 Wrocław, Poland
Interests: flavonoids; chalcones; aminochalcones; oximes; antibacterial; anticancer; Liquid Crystals; ionic liquids; organic synthesis; hop flavonoids; antioxidant; HT-29; LoVo; LoVo/Dx; LS180; COS-7; Colon Cancer; xanthohumol; isoxanthohumol; 8-prenylnaringenin
Dr. Chao Qi
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Interests: resistance detection; resistance mechanisms; epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance
Dr. Dale Quest
Department of Medical Education, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, USA
Interests: Prescription drug evaluation; pharmacotherapeutics; medical education; family practice
Dr. Biagio Rapone
Department of Basic Medical Sciences, Neurosciences and Sense Organs, “Aldo Moro” University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Interests: prosthodontic rehabilitation, oral surgery, oral implantology, periodontology, Dentistry Medicine Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology Materials Science Immunology and Microbiology
Dr. Yash Raval
Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Interests: biofilm; bacteria; Infection; imaging; in vitro toxicity; cell-culture; antibiotic resistance; host-pathogen interaction; MIC; MBC; MBIC; MBBC; antimicrobial; nanoparticles; anti-bacterial; anti-biofilm
Dr. Ainhoa Revilla-Guarinos
Genomics and Health, Oral Microbiome Group, FISABIO, Valencia, Spain
Interests: Mechanisms of resistance to antimicrobial peptides: BceRSAB-like systems (two-component system + ABC transporter); Two-component systems derived whole-cell biosensors for antibiotic discovery; Characterization of the mechanism of action of Synthetic Antibiotics; Bacterial-hybrid microswimmers as drug delivery systems; Bacteriocin production for human health applied purposes
Dr. Christopher A. Rice
The University of Georgia, Athens, United States
Interests: drug discovery; Naegleria; acanthamoeba; Balamuthia; high-throughput screening; drug treatment; natural products; synthetic chemistry
Dr. Marilyn C. Roberts
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences University of Washington, Washington DC, USA
Interests: Environmental vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE); Environmental, clinical and occupational methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
Dr. Armando Rodríguez
1. Core Facility of Functional Peptidomics. ZQB (M26). Meyerhofstrasse 4, Ulm University Medical Center, 89081 Ulm, Germany
2. Core Unit of Mass Spectrometry and Proteomics. N26. Albert-Einstein-Allee-11, Ulm University Medical Center, 89081 Ulm, Germany
Interests: liquid chromatography; mass spectrometry; peptidomics; proteomics; sea anemone; peptide toxin; human peptide
Dr. Hendrik-Jan Roest
Chief Veterinary Officer; Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality The Netherlands
Interests: intracellular bacterial infections; one health; zoonoses; amr
Dr. Michael J. Rybak
Professor of Pharmacy and Medicine, Director, Anti-Infective Research Laboratory, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 4820l, USA
Interests: Antibiotic pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics; antibiotic resistance; bacteriophage; biofilm; infective Endocarditis; bacteremia, MRSA, Enterococcus faecalis, faecium; vancomycin; daptomycin; antibiotic synergy
Dr. Essie Samuel
Department of Pharmacy Practice, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Suwanee, GA 30024, USA
Interests: infectious diseases; antimicrobial stewardship; treatment duration; cap; uti; procalcitonin
Dr. Veronica San Miguel
Department of Material Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering, University of Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
Interests: nanostructures; Macromolecules and Polymers; Biomedical, Energy, and Environmental Applications; Carbon Fibres
Dr. Maressa Santarossa
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA
Interests: antifungals; multidrug-resistant gram-negative infections; antimicrobial stewardship
Dr. Meysam Sarshar
Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: enteric and food-borne pathogens; intestinal and extraintestinal pathogenic E. coli; urinary tract infections; host-bacteria interactions; bacterial pathogenesis; intracellular pathogens; bacterial virulence factors; cell adhesion and invasion
Dr. Lukas Schwarz
Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, 1210 Wien, Austria
Interests: infectious and bacterial porcine diseases; antibiotic resistance of porcine infectious agents; mrsa; ESBL
Dr. Viola Camilla Scoffone
Dipartimento di Biologia e Biotecnologie, Università degli Studi di Pavia, 27100 Pavia, Italy
Interests: Antibiotic resistance, virulence factor, Burkholderia cenocepacia, ESKAPE bacteria, efflux pumps, quorum sensing, cell division
Dr. Daniela Scribano
Dept. of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Roma, Italy
Interests: Gram-negative bacteria; bacterial virulence factors; bacterial adherence; host-pathogen interaction; intestinal-derived organoids; intestinal inflammatory diseases; vacuole-containing bacteria; fecal miRNA; enterobacteriaceae
Dr. Damiana Scuteri
Department of Pharmacy, Health Science and Nutrition, University of Calabria, Via P Bucci, 87036 Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: bergamot essential oil; pain; dementia and BPSD
Dr. Yara Seif
University of California, San Diego, San Diego, United States
Interests: systems biology; metabolic modeling; bioinformatics; pan genome; machine learning; microbiology
Professor Laura Selan
Department of Public Health Sciences, " Sapienza" University,Piazzale Aldo Moro,5-00185,Rome Italy.
Interests: biofilm; antimicrobial; antivirulence; Staphylococcus; pseudomonas aeruginosa; natural compounds
Dr. Akhilesh Shakya
Department of Chemical Engineering, Texas Tech University, USA
Interests: novel minimally invasive vaccination approaches; oral vaccination; allergy immunotherapy; Biomaterials; tissue engineering; autoimmune diseases animal model
Dr. Irshad Sharafutdinov
Division of Microbiology, Department of Biology, Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, 91058 Erlangen, Germany
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; biofilms; cytoskeleton; Helicobacter; host-pathogen interactions; Novel antimicrobial agents; serine proteases; signal transduction; tight junctions
Dr. Isha Sharma
Department of pathology, Feinberg School of Medicine (FSM), Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
Interests: diabetes; metabolic syndrome; reproductive biology; chronic kidney disease; acute kidney injury; nephropathy; protein biochemistry; cell and molecular biology
Dr. Vishalkumar G Shelat
YLL School of Medicine, NUS, Kent Ridge, Singapore
Interests: cholecystitis; liver abscess; cholangitis; abdominal sepsis; peritonitis
Dr. Andrey Shelenkov
Central Institute of Epidemiology, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: Bioinformatics, NGS, ESKAPE pathogens, genomic epidemiology, antibiotic resistance, antimicrobial peptides
Dr. Karol Sikora
Gdański Uniwersytet Medyczny
Interests: chemistry; synthesis; chromatography; peptides; sugars (carbohydrates); quaternary ammonium salts; antimicrobial agents, mass spectrometer, nuclear magnetic resonance
Dr. Khaled Sinjab
Department:Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine The University of Michigan - School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI - USA
Interests: periodontics, Cone-Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT), Ultrasonography, Guided surgery, dental implants diagnosed with peri-implantitis
Dr. Federico Sireci
ENT department of University Hospital P. Giaccone, Palermo, Italy
Interests: head and neck surgery; rhinology; allergy; Otology; larynx
Dr. Prodromos Skenderidis
Department of Medicine, Lab of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Medicine school of Thessaly University, Larissa, Greece
Interests: food technology; antimicrobial; antioxidants; extractions processes; food safety; food engineering
Dr. Krzysztof Skowron
Department of Microbiology, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum, 9 M. Skłodowskiej-Curie Street, 85-094 Bydgoszcz, Poland
Interests: food microbiology, antimicrobial actions, bacterial biofilm, Listeria monocytogenes, virulence factors
Dr. Rui Manuel Da Silva Soares
Laboratório de Microbiologia e Imunologia, Centro de Investigação Interdisciplinar em Sanidade Animal, Faculdade de Medicina Veterinária da Universidade de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; antimicrobial peptides; nisin; Pexiganan; biofilms; wound infections; wound models; staphylococcus aureus; pseudomonas aeruginosa
Dr. Biagio Solarino
Institute of Legal Medicine, University of Bari, Italy
Interests: Medical Malpractice; Public Health and Risk Managment; postmortem practice and also bioethics; informed consent; End of life decisions; ethicity in administering off label drugs and so on
Dr. Lidia Stasiak-Różańska
Department of Food Technology and Assessment, Faculty of Food Technology, Institute of Food Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences –SGGW, Warsaw, Poland
Interests: food microbiology; foodborne pathogens; utilization; waste; fermentation; antimicrobial activity; bacterial cellulose; acetic bacteria; lactic bacteria; dairy industry; industrial waste; microbial polymers; nanocellulose; microbial cellulose; probiotics; essential oils; food technology
Dr. Elisabeth Stavropoulou
Service de Medecin Interne, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland
Interests: infectious diseases; microbiology; antibiotics; antibiotic resistance; microbiome; microbiota; Infection; hygiene
Dr. Katarzyna Stępnik
Department of Physical Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Sciences, Faculty of Chemistry, Maria Curie-Sklodowska University in Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Interests: in silico, computational methods; qsar; micellar liquid chromatpgraphy; blood-brain barrier; linear free-energy relationships; lipophilicity; liquid chromatography
Dr. Virginie Stévenin
Cell and Chemical Biology Department, Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) - the Netherlands
Interests: intracellular bacteria and host-pathogen interaction
Dr. Smitha Sukumar
Restorative Dentistry,Faculty of Medicine and Health, Sydney Dental School,The University of Sydney, Australia
Interests: child health; microbiology; oral biology; genetics; amr; bioinfomatics
Dr. Maksim Svetlov
Research Assistant Professor, the University of Illinois at Chicago,Chicago, IL, USA
Interests: translation, ribosome, ribosome-targeting antibiotics, macrolides, protein folding and transport, chaperons
Dr. Armin Tarrah
Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and the Environment DAFNAE, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Interests: microbial drug resistance; horizontal gene transfer; mobile genetic element; antibiotic resistance genes
Dr. Lucia Tattoli
AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino - Section of legal medicine. Bramante 88/90 10126 Turin, Italy
Interests: forensic pathology, legal medicine,public health, child abuse
Dr. Leanne Teoh
Melbourne Dental School, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
Interests: antibiotics; antimicrobial stewardship; antimicrobial resistance; Dentistry; Pharmacoepidemiology
Dr. Robert Texido Bartes
Ramon Llull University, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: Biomaterials; polymers; bioactive properties; antibacterial properties; biofilm measurement; 3d printing; surface engineering
Dr. Nagendran Tharmalingam
Division of Infectious disease, Department of Medicine, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA.
Interests: Novel Antibacterial molecules; infection biology; gastric cancer; antibiotics; Helicobacter pylori; mrsa; ESKAPE pathogens
Dr. Lay Khoon Too
Faculty of Medicine and Health, Save Sight Institute, The University of Sydney School of Medicine, Sydney, Australia
Interests: antibiotics; antibiotic adjuvants; brain infection; neurological disorders; vision science; regenerative research
Dr. Panagiotis Tsakiroglou
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Interests: cardiovascular biology; angiogenesis; wound healing; Biochemistry & Molecular Biology; kinases; bioactive compounds; protein interactions; adenovirus; protein purification; plasmids
Dr. Natalia Tschowri
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin | Institut für Biologie | Mikrobiologie | Tschowri group
Interests: streptomyces; development; signalling; c-di-GMP; c-di-amp; Second Messengers; sporulation; gene regulation
Dr. Constantinos Tsioutis
School of Medicine, European University Cyprus, Cyprus
Interests: antimicrobial resistance; infection control; infection prevention; healthcare-associated infections; antimicrobial stewardship; rickettsia; murine typhus.
Dr. R. Brigg Turner
Department: School of Pharmacy, HPC-1 452, Pacific University, OR, USA
Interests: bacteremia; bloodstream infections; pneumonia; skin and soft tissue infections; endocarditis; multidrug resistance; antimicrobial stewardship
Dr. Olaf Tyc
Department of Internal Medicine I, Goethe University Frankfurt, University Hospital Frankfurt, Germany
Interests: antibiotics; microbiology; microbial ecology; metabolomics; NAFLD, liver cirrhosis; aclf; volatiles
Dr. Philipp Uhl
Department of Nuclear Medicine, Heidelberg University Hospital, Heidelberg, Germany
Interests: glycopeptide antibiotics; vancomycin; polycationic peptides; antimicrobial peptides; liposomal drug delivery systems; molecular imaging; radiolabeling
Dr. Hanh Thi Van Le
Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA
Interests: emerging contaminants, veterinary antibiotics, antibiotic resistance, and agriculture
Dr. Doris Vandeputte
Center for Microbiology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Interests: human gut microbiome in health and disease; probiotics; prebiotics; fecal material transfer; nutrition, horizontal gene transfer; glyphosate
Dr. Vijayabhaskar Veeravalli
Johns Hopkins Drug Discovery, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore MD, USA
Interests: Pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, Pharmacodynamics, DMPK, Drug Discovery and development, Cancer, Neurotherapeutics, Drug-drug interaction, metabolite identification
Dr. Akke Vellinga
School of Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Interests: epidemiology; AB prescribing by general practitioners, in secondary care and nursing homes; Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing; data analysis/statistics
Dr. Michael Paul Angelo Veve
College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
Interests: Antimicrobial stewardship, antimicrobial resistance, Staphylococcus aureus, epidemiology, public health, injection drug use, substance use disorder
Prof. Dr. Dan C. Vodnar
Department of Food Science, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Calea Mănăştur 3-5, 400372 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: Food biotechnology; Food fermentation; bioactivity of natural extracts and chemical synthesized compounds; Immobilization and microinjection of enzymes and microorganisms; Microencapsulated bioactive powders; in vitro gastrointestinal digestions; Developing innovative functional foods; Food Science; Molecular gastronomy
Dr. Marta Wanat
Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Interests: antibiotic stewardship; primary care; qualitative and mixed methods research; behavioural science; complex behavioural interventions
Dr. Weiguang Wang
Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, School of Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Interests: ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING; bioprinting; Biomaterials; industry 4.0; smart medicine; tissue engineering
Dr. Zhuo Wang
Glyco-Bioengineering Group, State Key Laboratory of Biochemical Engineering, Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Interests: antifungal drugs; biofilm; antibiotic resistance; natural antimicrobial agents; biochemical studies of microorganisms
Dr. Eric R. Wenzler
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Pharmacy, Chicago, United States
Interests: pharmacokinetics; pharmacodynamics; Synergy; beta-lactamases; carbapenemases
Dr. Joanna Wessely-Szponder
Department of Pathophysiology, Institute of Preclinical Veterinary Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Lublin, Poland
Interests: Veterinary pathology; antimicrobial peptides; Biomaterials; regenerative medicine; hematology-coagulopathies
Dr. Hana Rac Winders
College of Pharmacy, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA
Interests: antimicrobial stewardship; antibiotics; bacterial infections; infectious diseases
Dr. Zhenzhen Xu
Institute of Quality Standards&Testing Technology for Agro-Products, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS), Beijing, China
Interests: mass spectrometry; multiple residue analysis; metabolomic; food chemistry; food safety
Dr. Xu Yang
Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA, USA
Interests: antimicrobial; biosensing; minimum inhibitory concentration; food safety; Food Science; food processing; food microbiology
Dr. Eugene Y.H. Yeung
Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Interests: antibiotic use and antimicrobial stewardship; mechanism of antibiotics; interprofessional collaboration; microbiology testing
Dr. Grace Yim
Department of Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences, Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada
Interests: antibiotics; resistance; biosynthesis; synthetic biology; CRISPR; Glycopeptide; lipopeptide; sub-lethal
Dr. Taiyeb Zahir
Faculty of Science / Faculty of Medicine Interfaculty Institute of Microbiology and Infection Medicine, University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
Interests: Antibiotics resistance and tolerance, antivirulence, bacterial pathogens, microbial interactions, microbial adaptation and evolution, high-throughput screening
Dr. JI Zeng
Harvard Medical School USA
Interests: bacterial toxins; microbiology; parthenogenesis; Clostridium difficile; Escherichia coli; synthetic biology; therapeutics; Genetic circuit design
Dr. Fan Zhang
Alkek Center for Metagenomics and Microbiome Research, Department of Molecular Virology and Microbiology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Interests: microbial ecology; System biology; microbial commensalism; microbiome-C; elegans genetic interactions; antibiotic resistance
Dr. Jin Zhang
National center for natural product research, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, USA
Interests: anti-cancer; immune enhance; compounds isolation; stuctures identifation; nature products; characterization of bioactive constituents; DNA barcoding; botanical dietary supplements
Dr. Xinxing Zhang
Biochemistry Division, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Interests: lipids; Fatty acids; enzymes; protein structures and functions; metabolism; kinetics; < i> C. elegans< /i> neuroscience
Dr. Yong Zhang
Department of Biology, Centre of Excellence for Bacterial Stress Response and Persistence (BASP), University of Copenhagen, 2200 Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: bacterial stringent response; antibiotic tolerance
Dr. Jingen Zhu
Department of Biology, The Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
Interests: bacteriophage; Nano vaccine; SARS vaccine; Gene Delivery; protein delivery
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