D. Diouf University Cheikh Anta Diop Dakar Senegal Biography
Biography of D. Diouf
Dr. Diaga Diouf received his PhD in Physiology, Biology and Plant molecular Biology from University Paris 7 Denis Diderot in France. He received post doctoral training in 2002 and 2003 at the Department of Biological Sciences at Virginia Tech and at the Department of Agronomy of University of California at Davis, respectively. He was appointed as an Adjunct professor from 2007 to 2010 at the Department of Biological Sciences at Virginia Tech, in USA. Currently he is a full professor in plant molecular genetics at the university Cheikh Anta Diop in Senegal. His work focuses on understanding the molecular mechanisms that control tolerance of the combined effect of drought and heat in crop using OMIC approaches and bioinformatics tools.
K.P. Dobrinski University of Tampa Tampa, FL USA Biography
Biography of K.P. Dobrinski
Dr Kimberly Dobrinski is currently a Professor of Instruction I at the University of Tampa, USA. She received her PhD in Molecular Microbiology from the University of South Florida in 2009. She has been honoured with Distinguished Graduate Achievement Award by the University of South Florida. Her field of expertise and interest include Compensatory regulation of Copy Number Variation on gene expression, the effects of trihalomethanes in drinking water on head and neck cancer prevalence. She has received training as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist from BayFront Hospital. Dr Dobrinski has more than 15 publications and is a member of the American Society for Human Genetics.
Z. Li Southwest University Chongqing China Biography
Biography of Z. Li
Dr. Li obtained a PhD from Kyushu University in Japan, and then became a JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researcher in Japan. Since 2014, Dr. Li is Associate Professor at Southwest University in China. He has published more than 40 scientific publications in the fields of functional genomics of the insects. His research interests include epigenetic regulation; cell cycle regulation; post-translational modification; and cross-talks among Ubiquitylation, Neddylation, and SUMOylation.
H. Yin Research institute of Subtropical Forestry, Chinese Academy of Forestry Hangzhou China Biography
Biography of H. Yin
Dr. Hengfu Yin is currently an Associate Professor at the State Key Laboratory of Tree genetics and
breeding, RIF, CAF, China. He holds Bachelor’s degree from Nanjing Agriculture University, China and has
completed his PhD (2010) at Shanghai Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Chinese Academy of
Sciences, China. He has over 134 publications in several national and international renowned journals.
Christian Néri Institute of Biology Paris-Seine CNRS UMR 8256 and UPMC Paris France Biography
Biography of Christian Néri
Dr. Neri obtained a doctorate (Ph.D.) in Microbiology and Genetics from University Aix-Marseille II, France. Dr. Neri also holds a Doctorate Degree (H.D.R.) in human genome science from the University Pierre and Marie Curie, Paris. Dr. Neri is Research Director at INSERM and he is also Associate Professor at Université de Montreal, Quebec. He has published more than 55 scientific publications in the fields of human diseases and functional genomics. Dr. Neri was the founding Editor and is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Current Genomics, published by Bentham Science Publishers.