Editorial Board


Dr Maureen McKeague
Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics
Faculty of Medicine
McGill University

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

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


Professor Victoria Calzada
Centro de Investigaciones Nucleares
Facultad de Ciencias-UdelaR
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

Professor Maria DeRosa
Chemistry Department
Carleton University
OTTAWA, ON, Canada
Research Area: Therapeutics, chemistry

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

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

Dr Jennifer Heemstra
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry
Emory University
Atlanta, Ga. 30322, 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
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
Research Area: Therapeutics, cancer immunology

Professor Leonidas Phylactou
Dept of Molecular Genetics
Function and Therapy
The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics
Nicosia, Cyprus
Research Area: Therapeutics

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 Dr Beatrix Suess
Department of Biologie
Technische Universität Darmstadt
Research Area: Riboswitches

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

Dr Yubin Zhou
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
National University of Singapore
Kent Ridge Road
Research Area: Biosensors, biomaterials, cancer immunology, therapeutics

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