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Dr. Jean Jacques Vanden Eynde
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Editor-in-Chief
Formerly head of the Department of Organic Chemistry (FS), University of Mons-UMONS, 7000 Mons, Belgium
Interests: heterocycles; microwave-induced synthesis; medicinal chemistry; green chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Thomas Efferth
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Associate Editor
Department of Pharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Interests: natural products; transcriptomics; network pharmacology; personalized medicine; virtual drug screening
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Prof. Dr. Joachim Jose
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Associate Editor
PharmaCampus Institute of Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität, Corrensstr. 48, 48149 Muenster, Germany
Interests: autodisplay; assay development and inhibitor testing; whole cell biocatalysts for synthesis of drugs and building blocks; directed evolution of enzyme inhibitors and biocatalysts; biosensor development and diagnostic tools
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Dr. Klaus Kopka
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Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) e.V., Institute of Radiopharmaceutical Cancer Research, 01328 Dresden, Germany
Interests: radiopharmaceutical sciences; labeling chemistry; medicinal chemistry; PET tracers; radiopharmaceuticals for diagnostics and endoradiotherapy; small molecules; peptides; antibodies and derivatives thereof
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Prof. Dr. Maria Emília de Sousa
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1. Laboratório de Química Orgânica e Farmacêutica, Departamento de Ciências, Químicas, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade do Porto, Rua Jorge Viterbo Ferreira 228, 4050-313 Porto, Portugal
2. Interdisciplinar de Investigação Marinha e Ambiental (CIIMAR/CIMAR), Universidade do Porto, Terminal de Cruzeiros do Porto de Leixões, Avenida General Norton de Matos, S/N 4450-208 Matosinhos, Portugal
Interests: medicinal chemistry; organic synthesis; heterocycles, P-glycoprotein; anticancer; anticoagulants; chiral drugs; marine natural products
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Dr. Guangshun Wang
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Department of Pathology & Microbiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198-5900, USA
Interests: host defense antimicrobial peptides; structural bioinformatics; biomolecular NMR
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Dr. Daniela De Vita *
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Department of Environmental Biology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: medicinal plants; phytochemistry; antifungal agents; antiparasitic agents
* Section "Natural Products"
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Prof. Dr. Gary J. Stephens *
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School of Pharmacy, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 228, Reading RG6 6AJ, UK
Interests: electrophysiology; voltage-gated calcium channels; cannabinoids; ion channels; GPCRs; pain; ataxia
* Section "Pharmacology"
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Dr. Alfredo Berzal-Herranz *
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Department of Molecular Biology, Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina López-Neyra, (IPBLN-CSIC), PTS Granada, Av del Conocimiento 17, 18016 Granada, Spain
Interests: structure-function of RNA; aptamers; antisense; ribozymes; viral RNA genomes; RNA as tool; therapeutic RNAs
* Section "Biopharmaceuticals"
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Prof. Dr. Gill Diamond *
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Department of Oral Immunology and Infectious Diseases, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
Interests: regulation of innate immunity; antimicrobial peptides; antifungal peptides; defensins; cathelicidins; novel antiviral compounds
* Section "Biopharmaceuticals"
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Prof. Dr. Mary J. Meegan *
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School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, Trinity College Dublin, 152−160 Pearse Street, D02 R590 Dublin 2, Ireland
Interests: anticancer drug design; breast cancer; novel antiestrogens; tubulin targeting agents; azetidinones, antiestrogen-drug conjugates; estrogen receptor; Burkitt's Lymphoma; Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
* Section "Medicinal Chemistry"
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Prof. Dr. Serge Mordon *
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INSERM (French National Institute of Health and Medical Research) U1026, The Laboratory of the Bioengineering of Tissues (BioTis), University of Bordeaux, 146 rue Léo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux, France
Interests: photodynamic therapy; cancer; clinical evaluation; photosensitizer; dosimetry; Fluorescencer; Dosimetry; Fluorescence
* Section "Pharmaceutical Technology"
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Prof. Dr. Amélia Pilar Rauter *
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Departamento de Química e Bioquímica (DQB) e Centro de Química e Bioquímica (CQB), Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa (FCUL), Rua Ernesto de Vasconcelos, Campo Grande,Edifício C8, 5º Piso, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: carbohydrate small molecule synthesis; organic and biomolecular chemistry developments towards new therapeutic approaches for diabetes; Alzheimer’s disease and other amyloid diseases and carbohydrate-based antibiotics
* Section "Biopharmaceuticals"
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Dr. Irina Velikyan *
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Science for Life Laboratory, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Uppsala University, 751 23 Uppsala, Sweden
Interests: nuclear medicine; positron emission tomography; molecular imaging; radiopharmaceutical sciences; cancer; diabetes; fibrosis; drug development
* Section "Radiopharmaceutical Sciences"

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Prof. Dr. Paolo Arosio
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Department of Molecular and Translational Medicine, University of Brescia, 25123 Brescia, Italy
Interests: iron metabolism; ferritin; iron storage
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Prof. Dr. Atanas G. Atanasov
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1. Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Digital Health and Patient Safety, Medical University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 23, 1090 Vienna, Austria
2. Institute of Genetics and Animal Biotechnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Jastrzebiec, 05-552 Magdalenka, Poland
Interests: molecular medicine; biotechnology; digital health; open innovation; natural products
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Prof. Dr. Rachel Auzély
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Centre de Recherches sur les Macromolécules Végétales (CERMAV)-CNRS, University Grenoble Alpes, 38400 Saint Martin d'Heres, France
Interests: biomaterial design; polysaccharide hydrogels; drug delivery nanosystems; stem cell therapy, cancer therapy, 3D bioprinting
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Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Bazureau
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Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes (ISCR), UMR CNRS 6226, Groupe CORINT, Université de Rennes 1 (UR1), Campus de Beaulieu, Bât. 10A, 263 Avesnue du Général Leclerc, CS 74205, 35042 Rennes CEDEX, France
Interests: microwave-assisted organic chemistry and scale-up; “Store Operated Calcium Entry” inhibitors (Orai1) for cancer via Délikine program inhibitors; mitochondrial ion channel inhibitors for cancer; protein kinase (PKs) inhibitors for CNS (Alzheimer’s disease and Down syndrome) via Leucettine program inhibitors; fluorescence probes for studies of molecular mechanisms in cancer biology
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Dr. Martina Benešová
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Research Group Molecular Biology of Systemic Radiotherapy, Research Program Imaging and Radiooncology, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Im Neuenheimer Feld 223, D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Interests: radiopharmaceutical chemistry; coordination chemistry; theranostic radiopharmaceuticals; molecular biology of systemic therapy; radiobiology
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Prof. Dr. Simona Bertoni
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Department of Food and Drug, University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 27/a, 43124 Parma, Italy
Interests: Pharmacology; intestinal inflammation; Eph-ephrin system; Eph-ephrin ligands; cholinergic receptors; mesenteric ischemia-reperfusion; serotonin and histamine ligands
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Prof. Dr. Thierry Besson
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Normandie Univ, UNIROUEN, INSA Rouen, CNRS, COBRA UMR 6014, F-76000 Rouen, France
Interests: chemistry of heterocyclic compounds; microwave-assisted chemistry; sustainable methodologies; green chemistry applied to bioactive compounds: kinase inhibitors; Alzheimer's disease; Down syndrome; cancer
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Biagini
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Department of Biomedical, Metabolic and Neural Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy
Interests: animal ethics; animal welfare; epilepsy models; neuroprotection; stress management
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Prof. Dr. Célia Cabral
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Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR)/Center for Innovative Biomedicine and Biotechnology (CIBB)/Clinical Academic Center of Coimbra (CACC), Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, 3000-548 Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: ethnomedicine; phytochemistry; natural products; bioactive compounds; plant-based health solutions
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Dr. Conor R. Caffrey
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Center for Discovery and Innovation in Parasitic Diseases, Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Interests: small molecule drug discovery for parasitic protozoa and helminths; 'neglected' tropical diseases; high-throughput and high content screening; proteolysis
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