Editorial Board


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

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


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


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