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Prof. Dr. Guido R.M.M. Haenen
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Health Sciences, Maastricht University, P.O. Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Interests: molecular biology; cell biology; biochemistry; analytical chemistry; pharmacy; medical chemistry; clinical pharmacology; toxicology; reactive oxygen species; free radicals; antioxidants; oxidative stress; redox modulation; nutrition; flavonoids; thiols; glutathione; reactive intermediates; lipid peroxidation; kinetics; structure activity relationship; biomarkers
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Prof. Dr. Bhagavatula Moorthy
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Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Interests: cytochrome P450; Ah receptor; hyperoxic lung injury; ARDS; bronchopulmonary dysplasia; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; carcinogenesis; oxidative stress
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Prof. Dr. Bernd Kaina
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Institute of Toxicology, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
Interests: DNA repair; MGMT; tumour therapy; alkylating agents; apoptosis; anticancer drugs
Prof. Dr. Marco E. M. Peluso
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Cancer Risk Factor Branch, Regional Cancer Prevention Laboratory, Study, Prevention and Oncology Network Institute (ISPRO), 50139 Florence, Italy
Interests: genetic damage; oxidative stress; DNA adducts; epigenetics; mutations; carcinogenesis; molecular epidemiology.
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Prof. Dr. Hideko Sone
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Environmental Health and Prevention Research Unit, Yokohama University of Pharmacy, Yokohama 245-0066, Japan
Interests: health and disease in humans and animals; risk assessment of cancer; reproduction; child development; objective methods for epidemiology; in vivo, in vitro and in silico; mechanism sciences; exposure sciences for food and drinking; use and application of stem cells in toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Vickram Ramkumar
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Department of Pharmacology, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL, USA
Interests: adenosine; adenosine receptors; oxidative stress; NADPH oxidases; cochlea; hearing loss; G protein-coupled receptors
Prof. Dr. Walter Wahli
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1. Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 308232, Singapore
2. Center for Integrative Genomics, University of Lausanne, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Interests: nuclear receptor superfamily; gene regulation and gene expression profiling; metabolic regulations; development; skin and wound healing; cancer; liver physiology; non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH); adipose tissue; muscle and exercise; gut; microbiota; inter-organ cross-talk; nutrition; nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics
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Prof. Dr. Ashis Basu
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Department of Chemistry, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
Interests: carcinogen-nucleic acid interactions; DNA damage; DNA repair; cross-links in DNA; mechanism of mutation and cancer; chemistry and biology of natural products with antitumor properties
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Prof. Dr. Todd Leff
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Department of Pathology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Center for Urban Responses to Environmental Stressors, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
Interests: molecular & cellular biology of diabetes and obesity; toxicology of environmental metals
Dr. Steve Peigneur
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Laboratory of Toxicology, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Campus Gasthuisberg O&N2, Herestraat 49, P.O. Box 922, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Interests: antimicrobial; cytotoxic; worms; acetylcholine receptor; centipede; cone snail; scorpion; voltage-gated ion channel; conotoxin; cancer; wasp; snake; spider; electrophysiology; nmda; pain; plants; cannabinoid receptor
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Prof. Dr. Monica Valentovic
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Department of Pharmacology, Physiology and Toxicology, Toxicology Research Cluster Coordinator, Marshall University School of Medicine, 1 Marshall Drive, 435G Byrd Biotech Science Building, Huntington, WV 25755-938, USA
Interests: nephrotoxicity; hepatotoxicity; cancer chemotherapy drugs; acetaminophen; fungicides; solvents; oxidative stress; 4-hydroxynonenal; proximal tubule; protein carbonylation
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Dr. Houssam Attoui
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UMR 1161 Virologie, Laboratoire de Santé Animale, ANSES, INRAE, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Paris-Est Sup, 94700 Maisons-Alfort, France
Interests: Arboviruses; Orbiviruses; virus genetics and reverse genetics; structural biology; genomics; toxicology
Dr. Pavel Babica
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RECETOX, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Kamenice 3, CZ-62500 Brno, Czech Republic
Interests: hepatotoxicity; toxins
Dr. Jae-Sung Rhee
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Department of Marine Science, Incheon National University, Incheon 220212, Korea
Interests: aquatic toxicology; ecotoxicogenomics; genome evolution; marine animals; fish; aquatic invertebrates
Prof. Dr. Christie M. Sayes
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Department of Environmental Science, Baylor University, One Bear Place, Waco, TX 76798-7266, USA
Interests: biochemical & chemical transformations; model development; environmental health; toxicology; advanced materials; nanoscience; aerosols
Prof. Dr. Louise C. Abbott
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Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VIBS), College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4458, USA
Interests: toxicology; reproductive toxicology; developmental toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Aglaia Pappa
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Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, 68100 Alexandroupolis, Greece
Interests: molecular physiology/pharmacology; oxidative stress; cell death pathways; aldehyde dehydrogenases; cancer stem cells; cancer chemoresistance, natural products and chemoprevention
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Dr. Wouter H. Lamers
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Department of Anatomy & Embryology, Faculty of Health, Medicine, and Life Sciences, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Interests: tissue; immunohistochemistry; staining; enzymes
Prof. Dr. Letteria Minutoli

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, 98125 Messina, Italy
Interests: cadmium toxicity; varicocele; ischaemia and reperfusion of testis
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Dr. Maria Pascual
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Department of Physiology, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Interests: effects of ethanol on TLR4 immune response; extracellular vesicles; effect of binge drinking in adolescent brain; microbiome; inflammatory response; glial cells
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Dr. Carlo Gabriele Tocchetti

Prof. Dr. Lucio Tremolizzo
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1. School of Medicine and Surgery, Milan Center for Neuroscience (NeuroMI), University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza (MB), Italy
2. Departmentof Neurology, San Gerardo Hospital, Monza (MB), Italy
Interests: neurodegenerative diseases; amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; dementia, oxidative stress; excitotoxicity; peripheral cells; biomarkers
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Prof. Dr. Edwin A. De Pauw
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Mass Spectrometry Laboratory (MSLab), MolSys Research Unit, University of Liège (ULiège), Allée du six août 11, 4000 Liège, Belgium
Interests: mass spectrometry; physical chemistry; biophysics
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Dr. Bill J. Gurley
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National Center for Natural Products Research, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, USA
Interests: pharmacokinetics; natural products; dietary supplements; herb-drug interactions
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Prof. Dr. Stephen C. Bondy
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Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, Department of Medicine, University of California, Irvine 100 Theory, Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92617-1830, USA
Interests: neurotoxicology; nutririon; aging; protein aggregates
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Prof. Dr. Karen K. Szumlinski
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Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Interests: behavioral neuroscience; addiction, alcoholism; stimulants; opioids; animal models; anxiety; psychosis
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Dr. Timothy G. Hammond
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Durham VA Health Care System, Medicine Service Line, Durham, NC 27705, USA
Nephrology Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27705, USA
Space Policy Institute, Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20052, USA
Nephrology Section, Department of Medicine, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
Interests: drug metabolism; nephrotoxicity; apoptosis; spaceflight; gene expression; microgravity; liver; transcriptome; kidney; gene array
Prof. Dr. Narasimham L. Parinandi
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Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine,Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, College of Medicine and Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
Interests: membrane biology and membrane toxicology; lipid biochemistry, lipidomics, and lipid signaling; redox biology and redox stress; biochemical and molecular toxicology; heavy metal toxicology and chelation therapy; pulmonary and cardiovascular toxicology; enzymology of phospholipases (A2, C, and D) and their role in toxicity; enzymology of oxidases and oxygen activation; lipoxygenases and inflammation; oxidative lipidomics of phospholipids; mitochondria in toxicity, health and disease; wounds and wound healing; heme disorders and diseases with respect vascular disturbances
Dr. Eleni Bairaktari
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Laboratory of Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
Interests: nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy; metabolomics; biofluids; diabetes mellitus; cardiovascular disease; kidney disease
Dr. Stefania Marzocco
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Department of Pharmacy, Universita di Salerno, Salerno, Italy
Interests: pharmacology; inflammation; nitric oxide; macrophage; toxins; cell viability; apoptosis
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Dr. Igor Koturbash
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1. Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
2. Center for Dietary Supplements Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
Interests: diet and dietary supplements; molecular toxicology; herb-induced liver injury; hepatotoxicity; dietary modulation of normal and cancerous tissue response to cancer therapy
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Dr. Ken-ichiro Inoue

Department of Nursing, University of Shizuoka, Shizuoka, Japan
Interests: immunotoxicology; particulate matters; endocrine disrupting chemicals; diesel exhaust particles; bronchial asthma; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; cytokines
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Dr. Antonio Mas López
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Centro Regional de Investigaciones Biomédicas (CRIB), Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, C/Almansa 14, 02008 Albacete, Spain
Unidad de Biomedicina UCLM-CSIC, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, C/Altagracia 50, 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Av. Dr. José María Sánchez Ibáñez, 02008 Albacete, Spain
Interests: RNA virus; replication; RNA polymerases; antivirals; virus-host interaction
Prof. Dr. Yuri N. Utkin
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Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, 117997 Moscow, Russia
Interests: nicotinic acetylcholine receptor; venoms; snake; scorpion; animal toxins
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Prof. Dr. Byung-Mu Lee

Division of Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 16419, Korea
Interests: biomarkers; toxicology; safety; risk assessment; chemoprevention; carcinogenesis; free radicals; molecular epidemiology
Prof. Dr. Dimitrios Kouretas
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Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, University of Thessaly, Viopolis, Mezourlo, 41500 Larissa, Greece
Interests: antioxidant activity; plant phenolics; exercise; functional foods; toxicology; redox nutrition; antioxidant administration
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Prof. Dr. Christy C. Bridges
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Department of Biomedical Sciences, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA, USA
Interests: kidney; mercury; heavy metals; toxicity; aging; transport
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Dr. Rob J. Vandebriel
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Centre for Health Protection, National Institute Of Public Health & Environment (RIVM), P.O Box 1, 3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
Interests: immunotoxicology; nanotoxicology; innate immune response to vaccines; inflammasome; dendritic cells; macrophages
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Prof. Dr. J. Thomas Sanderson
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INRS - Centre Armand-Frappier Santé Biotechnologie, Laval, QC H7V 1B7, Canada
Interests: toxicology; endocrine disruptors; aromatase (CYP19); steroidogenesis; pesticides; natural compounds; cytochrome P450;physiologically relevant cell bioassays
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Dr. Makoto Kimura
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Department of Biological Mechanisms and Function, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Furo‐cho, Chikusa‐ku, Nagoya, Aichi 464‐8601, Japan
Interests: fungal molecular biology; mycotoxin biosynthesis and regulation; secondary metabolism; plant-pathogen interaction; gene expression
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Dr. João Pedro Silva
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UCIBIO-REQUIMTE, Toxicology Lab, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Interests: molecular toxicology; developmental neurotoxicology; new psychoactive substances; cannabinoids; oxidative stress
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Prof. Dr. Vance G. Nielsen
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Department of Anesthesiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
Interests: coagulation; thrombelastography; snake venom; heme mediated regulation; heavy metals
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Prof. Dr. Aurelia Tubaro
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Department of Life Science, University of Trieste, Via A. Valerio, 6, 34127 Trieste, Italy
Interests: toxicological studies; mechanism of toxicity; dermotoxicity; natural toxins; nanotoxicology
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Prof. Dr. Eui-Bae Jeung
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Laboratory of Veterinary Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Chungbuk National University, Cheongju 361-763, Korea
Interests: endocrine disruptor; reproduction; calcium metabolism
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Prof. Dr. Alexei G. Basnakian

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Arkansas for Medical Science, Little Rock, AR, USA
Interests: drug toxicity; cell death mechanisms; DNA damage; apoptosis; DNA fragmentation; oxidative injury; DNases; endonucleases
Dr. Andreas A. Argyriou
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1. Department of Neurology, “Saint Andrew’s” General Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece
2. Laboratory of Clinical Oncology & Division of Clinical Oncology-Department of Medicine, University Hospital of Patras, Rion-Patras, Greece
Interests: neurology; neurophysiology; toxic neuropathies; neurooncology; biomarkers; risk factors; pharmacogenetics
Prof. Dr. Peter Illes
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Rudolf-Boehm-Institut für Pharmakologie und Toxikologie, Universitaet Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Interests: neuropharmacology; neurotoxicology; purinergic mechanisms; modulation of synaptic transmission; glial cells; necrosis/apoptosis; analgesia; learning and memory; epileptic state
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Dr. Patrick M. Dansette
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Laboratoire de Chimie et Biochimie Pharmacologiques et Toxicologiques, UMR 8601 CNRS, Université Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, 45 Rue des Saints-Pères, 75270 Paris CEDEX 06, France
Interests: drug metabolism; cytochrome P450 structure and mechanism; biological reactive intermediates; thiophene-S-oxides; arene oxides; sulfenic acid; mechanism based inhibitors; Ferrocifen; drug induced immunotoxicity.
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Prof. Dr. Marcus S. Cooke
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Department Environmental Health Sciences, Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
Interests: DNA damage; DNA repair; oxidative stress; ultraviolet radiation; antioxidants; free radicals; biomarkers; molecular toxicology; redox biology
Prof. Dr. Carla Fiorentini
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National Center for Global Health, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy
Interests: bacterial protein toxins; Rho GTPases; cytoskeleton; mitochondria; cancer; toxins as therapeutics
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Prof. Dr. Jin-Hoi Kim
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Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biotechnology, Konkuk University, Seoul 05029, Korea
Interests: transgenic; knockout; CRISPR/TALEN/ZFN; germ cells; preimplantation embryos; gene expression; reproduction toxicity; embryonic stem cells
Prof. Dr. Ioanna Andreadou
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Laboratory of Pharmacology, School of Pharmacy, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: cardiovascular pharmacology and toxicology; myocardial ischemic pre- and postconditioning (cardioprotection); oxidative stress in ischemia–reperfusion injury; molecular toxicology
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Prof. Dr. Rolf Teschke
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Department of Internal Medicine II, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Klinikum Hanau, Teaching Hospital of the Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
Interests: alcoholic liver disease; alcoholic liver injury; alcohol metabolism; microsomal ethanol-oxidizing system; drug induced liver injury; herb induced liver injury; herbal traditional Chinese medicine (TCM); dietary supplements; causality assessment
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Dr. Alberto Cuesta
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Department of Cell Biology and Histology, Faculty of Biology, Campus Regional de Excelencia Internacional “Campus Mare Nostrum”, University of Murcia, 30100 Murcia, Spain
Interests: fish immunology; vaccines; virus; immunostimulants; immunotoxicology
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Prof. Dr. Hansruedi Glatt

Department of Food Safety, Federal Institute for Risk Assessment, Max-Dohrn-Straße 8-10, 10589 Berlin, Germany
Interests: xenobiotic metabolism; bioactivation and inactivation of genotoxicants; chemically induced colon carcinogenesis; humanised model systems (cells and animal model); sulfotransferases
Dr. G. Jean Harry
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Neurotoxicology Group, NIEHS and National Toxicology Program, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, P.O. Box 12233, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
Interests: neurotoxicants; aging; development; inflammation; oxidative stress; signal transduction; hormones; neuropathology; pharmaceuticals; alternative models
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Dr. Igor P. Pogribny
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Division of Biochemical Toxicology, National Center for Toxicological Research, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Jefferson, AR, USA
Interests: molecular toxicology; epigenetic toxicology; cancer epigenetics
Prof. Dr. Susana Merino Montero

Department of Genetic, Microbiology and Statistics, Section Microbiology, Virology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, University of Barcelona, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Interests: lipopolysaccharide; genomics; proteomics
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Prof. Dr. Ranieri Rossi
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Department of Biotechnology, Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
Interests: detection of biomarkers of oxidative stress; glutathione dependant detoxification of xenobiotics; nitric oxide, S-nitrosothiols and other NOx: detection and function; drugs able to increase glutathione; glutathionylated proteins
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