M.B. Abdel-Naser Ain Shams University Specialized Hospital Cairo Egypt
A.M. Al-Shammari Al-Mustansiriyah University Baghdad Iraq Biography
Biography of A.M. Al-Shammari
Ahmed Majeed Al-Shammari is currently an Assistant Professor of Pathology and Research Scientist at the Experimental Therapy Department, Iraqi centre for cancer and medical genetic research, Mustansiriyah University, Baghdad, Iraq. He received a PhD in Veterinary Pathology from College of Veterinary Medicine/Baghdad University, Baghdad in 2009. He has three main research lines and programs: a) Cancer virotherapy, which is about using oncolytic viruses to treat cancer as Newcastle disease virus and Measles, b) Creating tumour models as new Iraqi cancer cell lines from Iraqi patients to study the uniqueness of the tumours in Iraq and to use them in the experimental therapies to develop new treatments, and c) Stem cell and tissue engineering. He has published more than 50 articles in well-reputed international journals.
M.V. Arasu King Saud University Riyadh Saudi Arabia Biography
Biography of M.V. Arasu
Prof. Mariadhas Valan Arasu is Assistant Professor in Microbiology at the King Saud University (Saudi Arabia), Department of Botany and Microbiology. He is mainly working in the field of natural products from marine microbes, plant natural products and applications of nanomaterials for various biological usages. In particular, the research activity of Mariadhas Valan Arasu involves the isolation, characterization of marine active microbes for novel biomolecules and ecofriendly synthesis of various nanomaterials for biomedical applications, with particular focus on the treatment of infectious diseases, cancer and disease associated with clinically important drug resistant pathogens. He is the author of over 200 scientific publications. He is one of the authors of the US patent “Process for production of yellow pigment from bacteria” (9493792). His lab is focusing on the identification of hotspring rare microbes for the production of large scale biologically active target molecules with widespread application in the treatment of infectious diseases.
S. Bonatto Pelé Pequeno Príncipe Research Institute Curitiba Brazil Biography
Biography of S. Bonatto
He has a degree in Biology from the Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná (1996), a master's
degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology with a concentration in Physiology from the Federal
University of Paraná (2003) and a doctorate in Cellular and Molecular Biology from the Federal
University of Paraná (2008) and Post Doctorate by the Federal University of Paraná (2013). He
is currently a research professor at the Pelé Pequeno Príncipe Research Institute and an
elementary school teacher in the state of Paraná. He is a member of the Animal Use Ethics
Committee (CEUA) of the Pequeno Príncipe Complex and of the Research Ethics Committee
involving Human Beings at the Pequeno Príncipe Hospital. Has experience in Physiology, acting
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Rostyslav Bubnov is working as a medical doctor in the clinical hospital ‘Pheophania’ of State Affairs Department, researcher in the Interferon Department of Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology, NAS of Ukraine, and corresponding member of Ukrainian Academy of Information. He is completing administrative responsibilities as National Representative of the European Association for Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine (EPMA) in Ukraine. He received his MD in Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University (Ukraine) during the period of 1994-2000, and PhD in Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education during the period of 2009-2012. He studied medical law in International Solomon University (Kyiv) in 2013-2016. He has authored and co-authored over 100 peer-reviewed papers, 11 monographs, 19 UA patents (see http://scholar.google.com.ua/citations?user=k9YfXKwAAAAJ) and performs peer reviews and editorship for a number of journals (see https://publons.com/author/317326/rostyslav-v-bubnov) and served as expert evaluator for number of National and international projects. He is winner of number of award like President of Ukraine Award for young scientists 2012, Sentinels of Science award 2016 in Medicine, Top Reviewer 2019, etc.
C.L. Camarillo Autonomous University of Mexico City México City México
M-I. Christodoulou European University Cyprus Engomi Cyprus
S-J. Hwang Yonsei University Incheon South Korea
M.Y.A. Jamalabadi Chabahar Maritime University
Chabahar Iran Biography
Biography of M.Y.A. Jamalabadi
Dr. Mohammad Yaghoub Abdollahzadeh Jamalabadi received his B.Sc. in fluid mechanical engineering from Iran University of Science and technology in 2006.He has completed his Masters Degree in energy conversion from Sharif University of Technology in 2008, and he has been awarded a degree of Ph.D. in Mechanics from Khajeh Nasir Toosi University in 2012. His research interests include fluid flow simulation, CFD, FSI, MHD, heat transfer, thermal radiation, and SOFC simulations. He was a senior research scientist at Gyeongsang National University in 2014. He has been serving as an Assistant professor in Chabahar Maritime University since 2012.
M.G. Junior Federal Center of Technological Education of Minas Gerais | CEFETMG Belo Horizonte Brazil Biography
Biography of M.G. Junior
Dr. Mario Guimarães Junior obtained his PhD in Engenharia de Materiais from Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto, UFOP, Brasil in 2015. He has experience in the areas of Electric Engineering and Electronic Measures (eletricidade, eletrônica, radiação, eletrodomésticos and components). At present, he is involved in various research activities and professional commitments related to his field of expertise.
F. Kang Environmental Science Nanjing University Nanjing China
J.C. Kouokam University of Louisville Louisville, KY USA Biography
Biography of J.C. Kouokam
Dr. Kouokam is a husband and father of five. He earned a Ph.D. in 2002 at Saarland University (Germany), with a focus on Analytical Phytochemistry and Pharmacognosy. Then, he moved to Sweden for a postdoc in molecular pathogenesis of UPEC (uropathogenic E. coli) and then to the USA for successive postdoc positions in Microbiology and Immunology (2006) and in Pharmacology and Toxicology (2008) at the University of Louisville. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Louisville. His research interests include the development of vaccines, as well as anticancer and anti-HIV drugs, based on plant production systems.
N.W.G. Lambrecht VA Long Beach Healthcare System Long Beach, CA USA Biography
Biography of N.W.G. Lambrecht
Nils W. Lambrecht received Ph.D. from Ruhr University, Bochum, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany in 1993. He has obtained M.D. from Martin Luther University Medical School Halle/S. Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany, cum laude in 1991. Currently, he is a Chief of Autopsy Service and full-time staff Surgical Pathologist, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service (PALMS), VA Long Beach Healthcare System, USA. He has also received Best Ph.D. thesis of 1993, Medical School, Ruhr-University, Germany and a 10 Year Service Award, VA Long Beach Healthcare System, the USA in 2017. He has published 41 research articles, 6 review articles, 1 book chapter, and 35 published abstracts.
Chen Ling is currently serving a Professor at the Department of Genetics, School of Life Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, China. He has received his Ph.D. degree in 2011 in the field of Biomedical Science-Genetics from University of Florida. He has published more than 40 articles in different journals
L. Mingqi Jiliang University Hangzhou China Biography
Biography of L. Mingqi
Dr. Mingqi Liu received his Ph. D. from Zhejiang University, China. Currently, he is working as a Lecturer at the Department of Food Science, College of Life Science, China Jiliang University. His field of study is Enzyme Engineering and Food Science. Dr. Lui has published eight articles in several scientific journals.
T. Momic Vinča Institute of Nuclear Sciences Belgrade Republic of Serbia Biography
Biography of T. Momic
Dr Tatjana Momic is senior research associate at Vinca Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Belgrade, Serbia. She obtained bachelor’s, Master of Sciences and Doctor of Sciences degrees in Biochemistry from Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade in 2008. Her work was focused on the enzymes mechanism of interaction with natural compounds, and enzyme utilization as multi-response sensing system for various organic and inorganic analytes. From 2010. till 2014. she attended posdoctoral studies at School of Pharmacy, Institute for Drug Research, Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem where she did the research related to drug discovery and development of cyclic peptides, lead compounds for the therapy of cancer, angiogenesis and platelet aggregation disorders, and contributed in IP development. Her current research interests are focused on nanomaterials and biomedicne.
R. Mopuri Agricultural Research Organization Rishon LeTsiyon Israel Biography
Biography of R. Mopuri
Dr. R. Mopuri is currently a Scientist in Agricultural Research Organization, Department of Ruminant Science, Rishon LeTsiyon, Israel. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2014 in the field of Biochemistry from Sri Venkateswara University, India. His main research interests are Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular disease, Phytochemistry, Molecular Biology.
S.S. Nanda Myongji University Yongin South Korea Biography
Biography of S.S. Nanda
Dr. Sitansu Sekhar Nanda was born in Odisha, India, and received his B.Pharm. (2007), M.Pharm (2009) in Pharmacy from Biju Patnaik University of Technology. After finishing his M. Pharm at Biju Patnaik University of Technology, he became an assistant professor at Vikas College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Suryapet, Telengana in 2009. In 2012, he moved to Gachon University and received his Ph.D. (2015) in Bionanotechnology, working with Prof. Dong Kee Yi. He became an assistant professor at Myongji University in 2015. His research interests include Tissue engineering and applications of materials in nanomedicine. He published many research papers in reputed journals.
S. Natarajan St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memphis, TN USA Biography
Biography of S. Natarajan
Sivaraman Natarajan is currently a Staff Scientist in St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memphis, TN, USA. He received his Ph.D. degree in Biological Science (Molecular Neuroscience) from University of Saarland (UdS), Homburg/Saar, Germany. His research interests are (1) Profiling Clonal Hematopoiesis of Indeterminate potential (CHIP) in cancer survivors with Single cell DNA sequencing, (2) Developing/optimization of methods for efficient exome capture from single cell DNA. He was a reviewer of different International Journals.
G. Oliveira Instituto Oswaldo Cruz (IOC) Rio de Janeiro Brazil
A.B. Penissi Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Mendoza Argentina
C. Qiao China Medical University Shenyang China Biography
Biography of C. Qiao
Chong Qiao is currently a Professor, Director of the Ward, Chief physician, and a Doctor of Prenatal diagnosis at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal and Fetal Medicine Center, Shengjing Hospital (The 2nd Affiliated Hospital) China Medical University, China. She received her PhD in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Renji Hospital, Medical College of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. She has published more than 30 articles in different national/international well-reputed journals. Besides, she has also received several awards such as Excellent General House Doctor of the hospital of 2000, Excellent teacher of CMU of 2016, Excellent teacher of the hospital of 2004 and many more.
M. Seike Sagami Women`s Junior College Sagamihara Japan Biography
Biography of M. Seike
(Professor of Department of Food and Nutrition Science, Sagami Women’s Junior College) A scientist and dermatologist. The member of Japanese Dermatological Association, Japanese Society for Dermatoallergology and Contact Dermatitis, Japanese Society of Nutrition and Dietetics, and Japanese Society of Food Allergy. A visiting professor of Department of Technology Tohoku University. My special fields are immunology and allergic diseases such as atopic dermatitis and allergic rhinitis. I also have a great interest in food and nutrition.
K.M. Seong Korea Institute of Radiological & Medical Science Seoul South Korea Biography
Biography of K.M. Seong
Dr. Seong (Republic of Korea) obtained a BSc in Biology 2000 and a PhD of biochemistry in 2007
from Korea University. He started his career as a post-doctor research associate investigating the
biological effects of radiation exposure at low doses in the Radiation Health Research Institute of
Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. Ltd. He has worked in National Radiation Emergency Medical
Center (NREMC) in Korea Institute of Radiological & Medical Sciences (KIRAMS) as Senior
researcher since 2016, as Chief of Low Dose Risk Assessment Team since 2018 and Chief of
Biological Dosimetry Team since 2020. He has been a delegation of Korea in United Nations
Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR) since 2016 and is currently
member of ad hoc working group for Effects & Mechanism of Radiation.
The main research interest of Ki Moon Seong concern the physiological mechanism of radiation
exposure at low level, especially less than 100 mSv. He has investigated the radiation exposure-
induced diseases animal models such as mice and fruit flies as well as cells and tissues with
particular relevance to radiotoxicology. He has also interests in the development of new molecular
indicators explaining radiation exposed level used for biological dosimetry. He published more than 50
research articles and book-chapters in the fields of radiation biology.
Dr. Pankaj Taneja is eminent teacher and scientist. He has 20 years of experience at national and international levels in biotechnology. His area of research is in signal transduction pathways in cancer prevention. He was also awarded with prestigious presidential Ramalingaswamy fellowship. He worked as a postdoc fellow and Scientist in Johns Hopkins and Wake Forest Universities, USA.
Q. Yao Wenzhou Medical University Wenzhou China Biography
Biography of Q. Yao
Dr. Qing Yao joined the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Wenzhou Medical University as Assistant Professor in 2018. After receiving B.S (2011), and M.S (2014) in Pharmaceutical Science from Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, she received China Scholarship Council (CSC) scholarship and joined a joint doctorate program in Texas A&M Health Science Center and Shenyang Pharmaceutical University with researches focus on biomaterials and drug delivery. Dr. Yao has experience in materials science, drug delivery, nanotechnology, and physiochemical characterization of biological barriers to drug delivery systems. A significant portion of her current work has involved the design and development of new effective drug delivery to treat various inflammatory diseases.
Y-S. Zhu Nanjing Tech University Nanjing China Biography
Biography of Y-S. Zhu
Dr. Yi-Shen Zhu has been working in Nanjing Tech University (formally called Nanjing
University of Technology) since 2000. He had been in University of Limerick as a post-doctoral
researcher for three years, focusing on milk protein hydrolysation and its LCMSMS analysis in
Professor Richard FitzGerald’s lab.
Now, Dr. Zhu focused on bioactive peptides/proteins and related biotechnology. Methodology of
solid phase peptide synthesis, synthetic peptides with bioactivities, such as osteochondral
regeneration and transdermal functions, are in the fields of his current research. Dr. Zhu is also
interested in the identifications of bioactive peptides from hydrolysed proteins. He has published
more than 40 peer-reviewed papers and filed 8 patent applications (5 granted). Dr. Zhu is a peel
reviewer in Advanced Functional Materials, Pharmaceutics, International Journal of
Pharmaceutics, Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, etc.
Nikolaos Labrou 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.