• Editor-in-Chief

    Fernando Albericio, PhD

    Research Professor, School of Chemistry, Universities of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa; Full Professor, Department of Organic Chemistry, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Email: Albericio@ukzn.ac.za
    Associate Editors

    Omid Akhavan, PhD

    Interests: nanomaterials; graphene; biomaterials; cancerp; gene delivery/therapy
    Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

    Francesc Xavier Avilés, PhD

    Interests: protein/enzyme-ligand interaction; structure-function; drug discovery; biophysics; proteomics
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and Institute for Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (UAB), Barcelona, Spain.

    Neal M. Davies, PhD

    Interests: pharmacokinetics; pharmacology; toxicology; drug delivery; anti-inflammatory/anti-cancer nutraceuticals
    Professor, Faculty of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences,University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada

    Walter Filgueira de Azevedo Jr., PhD

    Interests: drug discovery; protein; machine learning; protein-ligand interaction; computational models
    Professor, School of Health and Life Sciences, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

    Beatriz Garcia De la Torre, PhD

    Interests: infectious diseases; drug discovery; vaccines; drug delivery; tropical diseases
    Research Professor, KwaZulu-Natal Research Innovation and Sequencing Platform (KRISP), School of Laboratory of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa

    Marcello Iriti, PhD

    Interests: bioactive phytochemicals; nutraceuticals; nutritional therapy; ethnopharmacology; medicinal plants; traditional medicine
    Professor of Plant Biology and Pathology at the Department of Biomedical, Surgical and Dental Sciences, Milan State University, Milan, Italy

    Rangasamy Jayakumar, PhD

    Interests: drug delivery; infectious diseases; hemostasis; wound healing; tissue engineering; regenerative medicine
    Professor, Centre for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham University, Kerala, India

    Xiqun Jiang, PhD

    Interests: drug delivery systems; macromolecular biotherapeutics; antibody-drug conjugates; targeting drug and liposomes
    Professor, Department of Polymer Science & Engineering in College of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

    Cheorl Ho Kim, PhD

    Interests: cancer biology; cell differentiation; carbohydrate antigen; cell adhesion and angiogenesis; signal transduction
    Professor and Chairman, Department of Biological Science, College of Science, Head of Molecular Glycobiology Unit, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Republic of Korea; Co-positional Professor, Samsung Advances Institute of Health Science and Technology (SAIHST), Seoul, Republic of Korea

    Uday Kishore, PhD

    Interests: innate immunity; biologics; infectious diseases; allergy; cancer immunology
    Director, Centre for Infection, Immunity and Disease Mechanisms, Brunel University London, Uxbridge, UK

    Xuechen Li, PhD

    Interests: peptide; synthetic protein; antibiotics; glycoconjugates; drug conjugates
    Professor of Department of Chemistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

    Amedeo Lonardo, MD

    Interests: NAFLD; NASH; MAFLD; gastroenterology; metabolic syndrome
    Professor, Internal Medicine at the School of Specialization in Allergology and Clinical Immunology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy

    Francisco Javier Luque Garriga, PhD

    Interests: computational chemistry; molecular simulations; biomolecular recognition; protein dynamics; drug design
    Full Professor, Department of Nutrition, Food Sciences and Gastronomy; Full Professor, Institute of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry; Full Professor, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

    Stuart Maudsley, PhD

    Interests: pharmacology; G protein-coupled receptor; bioinformatics; proteomics
    Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Universiteit Antwerpen, Antwerpen, Belgium

    Joaquim Miguel Oliveira, PhD

    Interests: tissue engineering; nanomedicine; in vitro models; drug delivery; hydrogels
    Vice-President, 3B's Research Group, Research Institute on Biomaterials, Biodegradables and Biomimetics, University of Minho, Guimarães, Portugal; PrincipaI investigator, ICVS/3B's–PT Government Associate Laboratory, Guimarães, Portugal.

    Juergen Reichardt, PhD

    Interests: human genetics; human genomics; biochemistry; pharmacogenetics; molecular biology
    Adjunct Professor, Australian Institute of Tropical Health and Medicine (AITHM), James Cook University, Smithfield QLD, Australia

    Paolo Rovero, PhD

    Interests: bioactive and therapeutic peptides; cosmeceuticals; auto-antibodies
    Co-founder, PeptLab Research Unit, Department of NeuroFarBa, University of Florence, Florence, Italy

    Jean-Marc Sabatier, PhD

    Interests: peptide and protein engineering; microbes; drug design; structure-activity relationships
    Director, Institute of Neurophysiopathology (INP), Aix-Marseille University, CNRS UMR 7051, Marseille, France

    Aamer Saeed, PhD

    Interests: synthetic; bioorganic; medicinal; heterocyclic chemistry; natural products; enzyme inhibitors; dyes & pigments
    Chairman & Professor, Department of Chemistry, Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan

    Xiangyang Shi, PhD

    Interests: dendrimers; polymer nanogels; cancer nanomedicine; drug/gene delivery; theranostics
    Professor of Biomedical Engineering, College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, Donghua University, Shanghai, China

    Andreimar Martins Soares, PhD

    Interests: biotechnological and medical applications of bioactive compounds; protein biochemistry; toxinology; venomic and anti-venomic; snake venoms; toxins
    Research Professor, Laboratory of Biotechnology of Proteins and Bioactive Compounds Applied to Health, LABIOPROT, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, FIOCRUZ, Porto Velho, Rondonia, Brazil

    Liang Xu, MD, PhD

    Interests: cancer drug discovery; translational cancer; molecularly targeted cancer therapy; drug resistance
    Professor of Cancer Biology, Department of Molecular Biosciences; Director, Experimental and Preclinical Imaging Core, University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA

    Antonio Zorzano, PhD

    Interests: metabolism; metabolic diseases; mitochondrial dynamics; autophagy; insulin resistance
    Full Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Barcelona; Coordinator of the Molecular Medicine Programme at the IRB Barcelona Barcelona, Spain
    Editorial Board Members

    Daniel Ahmed, PhD

    Interests: micro/nano robotics; microfluidics; acoustofluidics; acoustics; acousto-robotics
    Assistant Professor, Acoustic Robotics Systems Lab, Institute or Robotics and Intelligent Systems, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

    Farooq Anwar, PhD

    Interests: analytical chemistry; food science technology; pharmacology pharmacy
    Professor at Faculty of Food Science & Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

    Jean-Christophe Cintrat, PhD

    Interests: medicinal chemistry; high throughput screening; heterocycles
    Université Paris-Saclay, CEA, INRAE, Département Médicaments et Technologies pour la Santé (DMTS), Gif-sur-Yvette, France

    Alessandro Contini, PhD

    Interests: molecular dynamics; protein-protein interactions; quantum chemistry; reaction mechanisms; structure-based molecular design
    Associate Professor of Organic Chemistry, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy

    Ivana Beatrice Mânica da Cruz, PhD

    Interests: pharmacogenomics; nutrigenomics; pharmacognosy; aging; amazonian phytotherapics
    Associate Professor of University Federal do Santa Maria, RioGrande do Sul, Brazil

    Ike de la Peña, PhD

    Interests: behavioral pharmacology; neuropharmacology; dopamine; neuroscience,
    Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences, Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy, California, USA

    Ricardo Sobhie Diaz, MD, PhD

    Interests: HIV; virology; infectious diseases; aging; molecular biology
    Professor at the Infectious Diseases Department of Paulista School of Medicine at the Federal University of Sao Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

    Ahmed O. Elzoghby, MD, PhD

    Interests: nanomedicine; drug delivery; stromal reprogramming; cancer immunoenginnering; tumor microenvironment targeting
    Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School (HMS); Associate Bioengineer, Division of Engineering in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), Boston, MA, USA

    Ricardo P. Garay, MD, PhD

    Interests: aging; clinical trials; therapeutics; pharmacology; longevity
    Director of Research at CNRS (French National Council of Scientific Research), Paris, France

    Rosario Gonzalez-Muniz, PhD

    Interests: peptides; Peptidomimetics; ion channel modulators; protein-protein interactions; pain; antivirals
    Scientific Researcher, Medicinal Chemistry Institute (IQM-CSIC), Madrid, Spain