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Editorial Board

46 Editors in 9 Countries/Region

USA (22)
China (6)
Italy (6)
United Kingdom (4)
Spain (3)
Germany (2)
Canada (1)
Switzerland (1)
Denmark (1)

Honorary Editors-in-Chief

Li Jin

State Key Laboratory of Genetic Engineering, Collaborative Innovation Center for Genetics and Development, School of Life Sciences, Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: genetics and genetic epidemiology, human population genetics and genomics, computational biology.


Reassessment of genes associated with dilated and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a Chinese Han population


Advisory Board Member

Richard E. Frye

Autism Discovery and Treatment Foundation, Rossignol Medical Center, Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA.

Research Interests: neurodevelopmental disorders, autism.

Special Issue:

Genetic Basis and Treatment of Psychiatric Disorders

Associate Editors

Shrikant Anant

Department of Cancer Biology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA.

Research Interests: posttranscriptional gene regulation in inflammation and cancer, cancer stem cells, chemoprevention.

Nathan A. Berger

Center for Science, Health, and Society, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA.

Research Interests: energy balance, obesity, cancer, esophageal adenocarcinoma, colorectal cancer.


Epigenetic effects of high-fat diet on intestinal tumorigenesis in C57BL/6J-ApcMin/+ mice

Obesity associated cancers, genetics, epigenetics and elephants

Special Issue:

Genetics and Epigenetics in Obesity Associated Cancers

Ramón Cacabelos

Department of Genomic Medicine, International Center of Neuroscience and Genomic Medicine, EuroEspes Biomedical Research Center, Bergondo, Spain.

Research Interests: pharmacogenomics, epigenomics, CNS drug development, neurodegenerative disorders, genomics of brain disorders, neurogenetics.


Genomics of speech and language disorders

Neurogenic dysphagia: current pharmacogenomic perspectives

Pharmacogenetics and pharmacogenomics in human diseases

Special Issue:

Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics in Human Diseases

Genomics, Epigenomics and Pharmacogenomics of Brain Disorders

Andrea Cerase

Blizard Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.

Research Interests: epigenetics, gene expression and nuclear organization, X chromosome, X-linked neurodevelopmental disorders, long non-coding RNAs, brain development.


Awakening the sleeping giant: methods for reactivating the inactive X chromosome as clinical treatment for X-linked disorders

Special Issue:

Reversing X Chromosome Inactivation as a New Therapeutic Treatment for X-linked Diseases

Wai-Yee Chan

School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

Research Interests: molecular genetics, inborn errors of copper and zinc metabolism, functional genomics and epigenomics, reproductive tumors, non-coding RNAs, human induced pluripotent stem cells.

Brian Hon-Yin Chung

Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

Research Interests: medical application of whole genome technologies, clinical genetics & genetic counselling, epigenetics & human diseases.


Correction: A report and review of the recurrent c.811C > T variant and mutation spectrum of Kindler syndrome in East Asians: a diagnostic odyssey of 2 weeks versus 49 years

Potentials and challenges of launching the pilot phase of Hong Kong Genome Project

Special Issue:

Genomics & Precision Health

Jin-Tang Dong

Department of Human Cell Biology and Genetics, Southern University of Science and Technology School of Medicine, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China.

Research Interests: molecular pathogenesis, human cancer, prostate cancer.

Faoud Terrence Ishmael

Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA.

Research Interests: allergy and immunology, internal medicine, post-transcriptional gene regulation, microRNAs, exosomes.

Special Issue:

MicroRNAs in Allergic Diseases

Peng Jin

Department of Human Genetics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

Research Interests: noncoding RNAs, epigenetic modulation, neural development, brain disorders.

Simon W. Rabkin

Division of Cardiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

Research Interests: hypertension, lipids, aortic aneurysm.


Clinical genomics of the relationship between ADAMTS7 and coronary artery calcification and atherosclerosis

Special Issue:

Genetics in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Cardiovascular Diseases

Fredrick R. Schumacher

Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA.

Research Interests: complex traits, complex phenotypes, prostate cancer, cancer susceptibility, germline genetics, inherited genetics.

Frank A. Sinicrope

Department of Oncology, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Comprehensive Cancer Center, Rochester, MN, USA.

Research Interests: colorectal cancer, young onset cancer, hereditary cancer syndromes, gastrointestinal cancers.

C. Alexander Valencia

Division of Human Genetics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

Research Interests: proteomics, apoptosis, degradomics, next-generation sequencing, genetic testing, genomics, genetic diseases, systems biology, clinical laboratory services.


CCEPAS: the creation and validation of a fast and sensitive clinical whole exome analysis pipeline based on gene and variant ranking

Gene dosage defects in primary immunodeficiencies and related disorders: a pilot study

Sooryanarayana Varambally

Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA.

Research Interests: cancer molecular genetics, cancer biomarker, cancer biology, therapeutic targeting.

Bernhard HF Weber

Institute of Human Genetics, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany.

Research Interests: genetics of hereditary and complex retinal degeneration, functional analysis of inherited genetic variation, induced pluripotent stem cells, mouse models of retinal disease, genome-wide association studies, age-related macular degeneration, common and rare genetic variants.


Retinal organoid differentiation methods determine organoid cellular composition

In vitro modeling of the complex retinal condition age-related macular degeneration

Special Issue:

Translational Research into Retinal Diseases

Editorial Board Members

Angel Aledo-Serrano

Epilepsy Program, Department of Neurology, Hospital Ruber Internacional, Madrid, Spain.

Research Interests: neurogenetics and complex epilepsies, genetic epilepsies, developmental and epileptic encephalopathies, multiple clinical trials for precision medicine in neurogenetic conditions.


Developmental and epileptic encephalopathies after negative or inconclusive genetic testing: what is next?

Bridget Bax

Molecular and Clinical Sciences, St. George’s University of London, London, UK.

Research Interests: rare diseases, mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy, biomarkers, cell therapies.


Mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy: approaches to diagnosis and treatment

Richard G. Boles

NeuroGenomics, Neurabilities Healthcare, Voorhees, NJ, USA.

Research Interests: neurogenetics, neurodevelopmental and functional disorders, autistic spectrum disorders, cyclic vomiting, ME/CFS pain, mitochondrial disease and dysfunction, ion channels, unexplained and undiagnosed disorders, whole genome sequencing.

Monica Borgatti

Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnologies, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy.

Research Interests: diagnosis of genetic diseases, drug research, β-thalassemia, cystic fibrosis, COPD diseases, the treatments of genetic rare diseases.

Carlo V. Catapano

Institute of Oncology Research IOR, Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI), Bellinzona, Switzerland.

Research Interests: molecular pharmacology, molecular- and gene-targeted therapeutics, clinical and translational studies, new cancer drugs.

David N. Cooper

Human Molecular Genetics, Institute of Medical Genetics, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK.

Research Interests: cancer genetics, genomics, genome, mutation, mutational spectra, personalized medicine.

Special Issue:

Genetics and Genomics of Cancer

Margaret DeAngelis

Department of Ophthalmology, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA.

Research Interests: neuroscience, genetics, ophthalmology, epidemiology, mendelian, complex blinding diseases.

Gagan Deep

Department of Cancer Biology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA.

Research Interests: non-toxic agents, cancer prevention/intervention.


Role of extracellular vesicles secretion in paclitaxel resistance of prostate cancer cells

Special Issue:

Extracellular Vesicles in Neurogenerative Disorders: Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Therapy

Hong-Wen Deng

Tulane Center of Bioinformatics and Genomics, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA.

Research Interests: multi-omics and trans-omics, biostatistics and bioinformatics, genetics of complex diseases, single cell sequencing, big data, machine learning, data analytics, osteoporosis, sarcopenia, obesity, other complex diseases.

Massimiliano Filosto

Department of Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy.

Research Interests: neurology.

Wei Li

Center for Genetic Medicine Research, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC, USA.

Research Interests: genome, CRISPR associated endonuclease Cas9, gene editing, cancer, HIV/AIDS.

Junxuan Lu

Department of Pharmacology, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA.

Research Interests: cancer chemopreventive, therapeutic agents, precision therapy of cancer.

Antonio Orlacchio

Laboratory of Neurogenetics, European Center for Brain Research, CERC-IRCCS Santa Lucia, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: neurogenetics.

Francesc Palau

Department of Genetic and Molecular Medicine, Sant Joan de Déu Children's Hospital, Barcelona, Spain.

Research Interests: human and clinical genetics, neurogenetics, genetic counselling, rare diseases.


Diagnostic strategies in patients with undiagnosed and rare diseases

Genetic approaches and pathogenic pathways in the clinical management of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Sheng-Ying Qin

Bio-X Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: personalized medicine system study, gene expression and regulation study, genomic polymorphism analysis.


Personalized genomic medicine: a potential individualized clinical treatment in the future

Special Issue:

Personalized genomic medicine: challenges and opportunities for the diagnosis and the treatment of human disease

Gudrun A. Rappold

Department of Human Molecular Genetics, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany.

Research Interests: neuronal/neuropsychiatric disorders.

Sharanjot Saini

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, USA.

Research Interests: urological malignancies, RNAs/microRNAs-mediated signaling pathways, exosome/extracellular vesicle, biomarkers, metastatic disease.


MicroRNAs in treatment-induced neuroendocrine differentiation in prostate cancer

Maurizio Simmaco

Sant’Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: pharmacogenomics and metabolomics, personalized/precision medicine.

Shailesh Singh

Department of Microbiology, Biochemistry and Immunology, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA.

Research Interests: prostate cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer.

Pasquale Striano

Paediatric Neurology and Muscular Diseases Unit, G Gaslini Institute, Genova, Italy.

Research Interests: neurology, pediatric neurology, microbiota, genetics, therapy.


Precision medicine in early-onset epilepsy: the KCNQ2 paradigm

Personalized medicine in epilepsy patients

Special Issue:

Genetic Neurodevelopmental Diseases

Zeynep Tümer

Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Research Interests: congenital developmental disorders, susceptibility genes, tourette syndrome, ADHD, OCD, autism.

Andrea Urbani

Department of Basic Biotechnological Sciences, Intensivological and Perioperative Clinics, Università Cattolica, Rome, Italy.

Research Interests: metabolomics, genomics, clinical biochemistry, clinical molecular biology.

Jin-Hua Wang

Institute for Health Informatics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Research Interests: cancer genomics, bioinformatics, precision medicine, medical informatics, machine learning & data mining.


Local causal pathway discovery for single-cell RNA sequencing count data: a benchmark study

Special Issue:

Progresses on the Application of Single - Cell Sequencing in the Human Diseases Research

Gang Wu

Department of Urology, Tongji Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China.

Research Interests: prostate cancer, epigenetic, circRNA.

Xiaolin Zi

Department of Urology, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA.

Research Interests: molecular targets, xenograft models, tumor microenvironment, urological cancers.


Kava root extracts hinder prostate cancer development and tumorigenesis by involvement of dual inhibition of MAO-A and LSD1

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