Editorial Board


EXECUTIVE EDITORS

Professor Dr Ulrich Hahn
Department Chemistry
Institute for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Hamburg
Hamburg
Germany


Dr Sarah Shigdar
Senior Lecturer in Medical Science
School of Medicine, Faculty of Health
Deakin University
Geelong, Victoria
Australia


Dr Julian A Tanner
Associate Professor
The School of Biomedical Sciences
The University of Hong Kong
Sassoon Road, Hong Kong
PR China


ASSOCIATE EDITOR

Dr Maureen McKeague
Sturla Lab
Department of Health Sciences and Technology
ETH Zurich
Zurich
Switzerland


DISTINGUISHED EDITORIAL COUNCIL

Professor Victoria Calzada
Centro de Investigaciones Nucleares
Facultad de Ciencias-UdelaR
Montevideo
Uruguay
Research Area: Molecular imaging


Professor Ailing Chen
Institute of Quality Standard & Testing Technology for Agro-Products
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Beijing, PR China
Research Area: SELEX and aptamer-based colorimetric, fluorescent, lateral flow assay development


Dr Carlo Galli
Università degli Studi di Parma
Centro di Odontoiatria
Parma
Italy
Research Area: Therapeuics, tissue generation


Dr Subash CB Gopinath
Institute of Nanoelectronic Engineering
Universiti Malaysia Perlis
Perlis
Malaysia
Research Area: Biosensor/aptasensors


Dr Jennifer Heemstra
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Deputy Director, Center for Cell and Genome Science
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Research Area: Biosensors, imaging


Professor Saïd Ismail
Qatar Genome Program Manager
Qatar Foundation
Tornado Tower, 12th floor
Doha – Qatar
Research Area: Therapeutic/diagnostic aptamers, genomics


Professor Philip E Johnson
Department of Chemistry
York University
Toronto, ON
Canada
Research Area: Structure, biophysical studies


Professor Alexei M Kopylov
Chemistry Department and Belozersky Institute of Physical Chemical Biology         
Moscow Sate University
Moscow, Russia
Research Area: Nucleic acid-protein interactions, therapeutics, biosensors,  theranostics


Dr Thomas Lavergne
Département de Chimie Moléculaire, UMR CNRS 5250
Ingénierie et Interactions BioMoléculaires
Université Grenoble Alpes
GIERES – France
Research Area: Nucleic acid chemistry, bioconjugates


Professor Dr Mario Mörl 
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Institute for Biochemistry
Leipzig University
Leipzig, Germany
Research Area: Riboswitches


Professor Marit Nilsen-Hamilton
Department of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Iowa State University
Faculty Scientist, Ames Laboratory U.S. DOE
Ames, IA, USA
Research Area: Aptamer structure/function; intracellular applications of aptamers; biosensors


Dr Fernando Pastor
Assistant Professor (Head of the Aptamer Unit)
Foundation for Applied Medical Research
Pamplona
Spain
Research Area: Therapeutics, cancer immunology


Dr Taiichi  Sakamoto
Department of Life Science
Faculty of Advanced Engineering
CHIBA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Narashino-shi, Chiba, JAPAN
Research Area: Structural biology, biophysics, biochemistry


Professor Zhouping Wang
Deputy Dean, School of Food Science and Technology
State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology
Jiangnan University
Wuxi, China
Research Area: Food safety – detection and control, biosensors


Professor Mohammed Zourob
Professor of Biosensors
Alfaisal University
Al Zahrawi Street, Al Maather
Riyadh, KSA
Research Area: Biosensors, recognition receptors, lab-on-a-chip