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Advisory Board and Editors Microbiology

Zandrea Ambrose

Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Graduate Program in Molecular Virology and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Co-Director of the Imaging Core of the Pittsburgh Center for HIV Protein Interactions. Research Affiliate, Washington National Primate Research Center.

MK Balasubramanian

Principal Investigator and Deputy Director of Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, Singapore. Member of the editorial boards of Cytoskeleton, eLife, and Faculty of 1000. Winner of the National Science Medal Singapore.

Uttam Chand Banerjee

Professor and Head of Department of Pharmaceutical Technology. Recipient of several awards including the 2008 Innocentive Challenge award “Bitterness in Food Products”, the 2005 Punjab Ratan Award, the 2002 ‘Shield for Process Technology’ by the Council of Scientific and industrial Research, New Delhi. Editorial Board member of several journals.

Edward A. Bayer

Professor, Wishner Chair of Bio-organic Chemistry. Early development of avidin-biotin technology. Co-discoverer of the cellulosome concept. Editor/Editoral Board: Biotechnology Advances, Biotechnology for Biofuels, Current Opinion in Biotechnology, Industrial Biotechnology. Member of Scientific Advisory Board, US-DOE BioEnergy Science Center (BESC). Sarstedt Research Award, The Ulitzky Prize, Fellowship of the American Academy of Microbiology.

Bernard W Beall

Head of Streptococcus Laboratory, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory DIseases. Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.

Fiona S. Brinkman

Professor in Bioinformatics and Genomics, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University. Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Senior Scholar. Awards include BC Innovation and Science Council YI, Canadian Society of Microbiologists Fisher Award, Womenís Executive Network - Canada's Top 100 Women, TR100 award from MIT.

Eoin L. Brodie

Staff Scientist in the Earth Sciences Division at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley. Associate Editor: Frontiers in Terrestrial Microbiology. Editorial Board: Microbiome.

Wendy C.B. Brown

Regents Professor of Immunology and Infectious Disease. Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Committee member for Annual Review of Animal and Veterinary Biosciences. Former Section Editor for Journal of Immunology. Recipient of the Distinguished Veterinary Immunologist award from the International Union of Immunological Sciences.

Michael J. Buchmeier

Professor of Medicine and Biology at The University of California, Irvine. Formerly Professor, Division of Virology, The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA. Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Currently Associate Director of the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence for Emerging Diseases.

Yehuda Carmeli

Tel Aviv Sorasky Medical Center

Head of the Israeli National Center for Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance Ministry of Health. Head of the Divison of Epidemiology, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center. Proffesor of Medicine at the Tel Aviv University.

Guo-Qiang Chen

Professor, School of Life Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing. Over 23 issued patents and 30 pending patents.

Ludmila Chistoserdova

Senior Scientist at the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, USA. Member of editorial boards of a number of journals publishing research in microbial physiology and microbial ecology.