Rituparna Acharya CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute Jadavpur University Kolkata (India)
Rituparna Acharya has done her post-graduation in Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University, along with a post-graduation in Zoology as well. Moreover, she has a diploma in Optometry from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, after which she completed her M.Phil from Jadavpur University on Oceanography and Coastal Management. She was awarded a gold medal for her outstanding achievement in M.Sc. She has more than 13 publications in the field of life sciences and 5 publications in the field of management in different national and international peer-reviewed journals. Moreover, she is pursuing double PhD at Jadavpur University on Bioscience and Engineering and on Management in Seacom Skills University.
Annalisa Noce Department of Systems Medicine Tor Vergata University of Rome Rome (Italy)
Annalisa Noce, MD, PhD, is assistant professor of Nephrology at the University Tor Vergata of Rome
(Italy), Department of Systems Medicine.
Annalisa Noce’s research activity involves clinical nutrition in chronic kidney disease (CKD), with
particular focus on the effects of nutritional therapy on CKD progression and oxidative stress, in
nephropathic patients and gender medicine in chronic non-communicable diseases (CNCDs).
Moreover, she is expertise in renal Doppler Ultrasonographic examination for the determination of
renal resistive index. Her main studies investigate on the impact of some nutritional therapies (such
as low-protein diet, bioactive natural compounds, Italian Mediterranean diet and gut microbiota in
CNCDs etc.) and lifestyle changes on the onset and the progression of CNCDs. She is author of over
50 publications with H index of 17 (Scoups source). She is also a guest editor for international
Journals, as Nutrients (MDPI) and reviewer for BMC Nephrology, Acta Diabetologica and Clinical
Shriram S. Sonawane Department of Chemical Engineering Visvesvaraya National Institute Of Technology Nagpur (India)
Dr. Shriram is recognized as an eminent scientist and bright academician having sound administrative acumen. He is a person of integrity, vision and foresight to lead any Institute to new heights in qualitative as well as quantitative growth. He is working as a Faculty in the Department of Chemical Engineering in Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur from 2008 to till date. He has served as faculty in reputed institutions like Dr. BATU lonere Raigad, (M.S.), UDCT NMU, Jalgaon, SSBT'S Jalgaon and now in VNIT Nagpur with total teaching experience of more than 15 years.
Haining Tan National Glycoengineering Research Center Shandong University Shandong (China)
Dr. Haining Tan is a Professor at National Glycoengineering Research Center,
Shandong University, China. He received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in School of
Pharmaceutical Sciences from Shandong University, Jinan, China, in 2004 and 2009,
respectively. His current research interests include glyco-modification of
protein/peptide and application in pharmaceuticals, carbohydrates and application in
pharmaceuticals，novel drug delivery materials/system and anti-tumor drugs. Dr. Tan
has authored more than 30 peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals and
participated in the editing of four scientific books. In addition, he is a peer reviewer of
several scientific journals.
Jianqiang Xu Panjin Industrial Technology Institute Dalian University of Technology Panjin (China)
Dr. Jianqiang Xu is currently active as an associate professor of biochemistry in School of Life Science and Medicine and as Vice Director of Panjin Industrial Technology Institute at Dalian University of Technology (DUT). He completed his B.S. degree in 2002 and Ph.D. degree in 2008 with Professor Qing Yang at DUT. From 2009 to 2014, he received PostDoc training with Professor Elias Arnér (Karolinska Institutet, Sweden). In 2015, he started his independent research career at Panjin Campus of DUT. His research mainly focuses on selenium biology and its biological and medical applications to solve health and disease issues.
Nikolaos Labrou School of Food, Biotechnology and Development Department of Biotechnology Agricultural University of Athens Athens (Greece) Biography
Biography of Nikolaos Labrou
Dr. Nikolaos Labrou is a Full Professor with tenure and Director of the Enzyme Technology Lab at the Agricultural University of Athens, Greece. His research takes place where molecular enzymology, biochemistry, and pharmaceutical biotechnology meets and covers aspects of the entire range from pure to applied science. The principal area of his research program has been the mining, design, and exploitation of biocatalytic diversity. Dr. Labrou has authored more than 160 peer-reviewed articles in leading international journals and has edited six books. He is on the Editorial Board of several scientific journals and serves as a reviewer for multiple national and international grant agencies. He has established a strong global academic and industrial network and maintains international collaborations with several research groups at various institutions across the world.