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Current Drug Targets

Volume 22, 17 Issues, 2021
ISSN: 1873-5592 (Online)
ISSN: 1389-4501 (Print)
This journal supports open access

Meet the Executive Guest Editor(s)

Naseer Ahmed
Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Aga Khan University
Dr. Naseer Ahmed is a clinician and scientist with training in both clinical and basic Cardiology and Clinical Pharmacology. He received his medical degree from the Islamic International Medical College, Riphah International University, Islamabad, Pakistan. After graduation, his research passion led him to the University of Verona, Italy where he excelled in basic, clinical and translational research and was awarded the title “Europeaus Doctorate” by European Union in addition to his PhD cardiovascular sciences and was recognized as the “Best Graduate Student” by the School of Life and Health Sciences. He has published more than 30 articles and abstracts in well-reputed international journals. He is an active member of different professional associations including the Pakistan Cardiac Society, European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Clinical Pharmacology. He is currently working at the Aga Khan University-Karachi as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences.

X.Y. Hua
Faculty of Chinese Medicine
Macau University of Science and Technology
Dr. Xu is the Associate Professor at Faculty of Chinese Medicine, State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine, Macau University of Science and Technology. He specializes in researches on pharmacology, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, and discovery and evaluation of effective components from Chinese Medicines. His research interests mainly include: (1) study of Chinese Medicines on diabetes; (2) effects and mechanism of natural products on cardio-cerebrovascular disease; (3) development and application of alive cell immobilized chromatography on the R&D of Chinese Medicines. He has been awarded prizes including the Second Prize of Science and Technology Invention Award Category of the 2016 Macau Science and Technology Award (the second awardee), and Third Prize of 2011 Science and Technology Award of Jiangsu Province (the seventh awardee), etc. for academic performance.

Dilipkumar Pal
A Central University
Dr Dilipkumar Pal received his B.Pharm, M Pharm, and PhD from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India. He also obtained his Post Doctorate from “The University of Sydney”, Australia. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Guru Ghasidas Viswavidyalaya (A Central University), India. He has won several awards due to his contributions in Science both nationally and internationally. He has published more than 100 research papers, 28 book chapters, 12 review articles, and 112 abstract proceedings in both national and international journals. Besides, he is a Reviewer of 27 scientific journals and an Editorial Board Member of 29 scientific journals respectively.

Luciana Scotti
Federal University of Paraíba
João Pessoa, PB
Luciana Scotti received her Ph.D. in Cosmetology and Molecular Modeling at the University of São Paulo, Brazil. She made 3 years of Post-Doctorate in Pharmaceuticals at the Laboratory of Planning and Synthesis of Potentially Active Chemotherapies in Tropical Endemics, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, USP. She has experience in Pharmacology Biochemistry and Molecular acting mainly in the following areas: natural products, Molecular Modeling, QSAR, and Chemometrics. She is the professor of the Post-Graduate Program of Bioactive Natural and Synthetic Products of the Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil.

Hilal Zaid
Al-Qasemi Educational Research Center
Dr. Hilal Zaid is presently serving as a Head of Al-Qasemi Educational Research Center, Al-Qasemi Academic College, Baka, Israel. He completed his M.Sc. from the department of Life Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israelin 1996. He further obtained PhD from the same university in 2005. He is also a Management Committee member of European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action N°CA15129, titled "Diagnosis, Monitoring and Prevention of Exposure-Related Noncommunicable Diseases (DiMoPEx)".


Francis J. Castellino
(14643 citations)
Dean Emeritus, College of Science,
Kleiderer-Pezold Professor of Biochemistry
Director, W.M. Keck Center for Transgene Research
230 Raclin-Carmichael Hall, University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN 46556
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Journal History

Current Drug Targets Journal was launched in 2000. Dr. Francis J. Castellino serves as the Editor-in-Chief of the journal.

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