D.Y. Kim Chonnam National University Medical School Gwangju (South Korea)
Dr Dong Yi Kim is presently serving as a Professor at the Department of Surgery, Chonnam National University Hospital, South Korea. He completed his MD from Chonnam National University Medical School, South Korea in 1984. He further obtained a PhD from Graduate School, Chonnam National University Medical School in 1994. He has been associated with many Professional Associations like Korean Society of Neonatology, Society of Korean Laparoscopic Surgery, and International Gastric Cancer Association. He has contributed his valuable publications in different scientific journals.
Prof. Debomoy K. Lahiri (16607 citations) Department of Psychiatry Indiana University School of Medicine Indianapolis, IN (USA)
Dr. Debomoy Lahiri is Professor at Indiana University School of Medicine, USA. His major research focus is to understand the mechanism of aging, origin and biogenesis of the amyloid plaque, and to discover drug targets for Alzheimer's disease (AD) and other brain disorders. Dr. Lahiri’s group has shown the novel role of specific microRNA species in regulation of genes implicated in AD as well as the role of gene and environment interaction in late-life disorders. Also, his team has made significant contributions to understanding the biochemical pathway for neurodevelopment disorders, such as autism and fragile X syndrome. Dr. Lahiri is the Editor-In-Chief of the international journal, ‘Current Alzheimer Research' and ‘Current Aging Science' (Bentham). He authored books, such as ‘Protective Strategies for Neurodegenerative Diseases' published by the New York Academy of Sciences. Dr. Lahiri was awarded grants as a Principal Investigator from the National Institute on Aging, NIH, and Alzheimer’s Association, USA. His other honors include the ‘Zenith Award’ and listing in Marquis' ‘Who's Who in the World'.