Editorial Board


Norman Fry
Public Health England, UK
Research interests: Microbial molecular/genomic epidemiology; Bordetella, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and toxigenic Corynebacteria, Legionella
Kalai Mathee
Florida International University, USA
Research interests: Antimicrobial resistance, alginate, microbiome, regulators, two-component system, Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Section Editors

Arunaloke Chakrabarti
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), India
Section:Disease, Diagnosis and Diagnostics
Research interests: Nosocomial fungal infections, antifungal, fungal rhinosinusitis, mucormycosis, fungal outbreaks, fungal diagnosis
Vincent Cattoir
Praticien Hospitalier chez Université de Caen Basse-Normandie, France
Section: Antimicrobial Resistance
Research interests: Antimicrobial resistance; Clinical Microbiology; Molecular Diagnostics; Bacterial genomics and transcriptomics
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Kim Hardie
University of Nottingham, UK
Section: Pathogenicity & Virulence⁄ Host Responses
Research interests: Bacterial protein secretion, quorum sensing, autotransporters pseudomonas
Tim Inglis
University of Western Australia, Australia
Section: Microbial Epidemiology
Research interests: AMR, EID, neglected tropical diseases, applied systems biology

Roberto La Ragione
University of Surrey, UK
Section: One Health
Research interests: Zoonotic pathogens, antimicrobial resistance, vaccines, host-microbe interactions, probiotics
Direk Limmathurotsakul
Mahidol University, Thailand
Section: Clinical Microbiology
Research interests: Tropical infectious diseases, epidemiology, statistics

Rikke Meyer
Interdisciplinary Nanoscience Center
Section: Prevention and Therapy
Research interests: Microbial biotechnology, bacterial biofilms, antimicrobials, nanobiotechnology, biofilm formation
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Marcello Riggio
University of Glasgow Dental School, UK
Section: Microbial Ecology & Health
Research interests: Veterinary microbiology, oral microbiology, oral diseases, diagnostics


Danae Apatzidou
School of Dentistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Research interests: Periodontal,peri–implant infection; oral microbiology, aetiopathogenesis⁄host response, treatment
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Ash Banyard
Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK
Research interests: Rabies, lyssaviruses, morbilliviruses, peste des petits, viral zoonoses
Peter Barlow
Edinburgh Napier University, UK
Research interests: Host Defence Peptides (HDP), antimicrobial resistance, therapeutics, inflammation
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Aoife Boyd
NUI Galway, EIRE
Research interests: Bacterial pathogenesis, secretion systems, host-pathogen interactions, vibrio
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Andrew Broadbent
Pirbright Institute, UK
Research interests: Veterinary viruses, zoonotic viruses, pathogenesis, virus-host interactions, innate immunity, vaccines, interplay of viruses and bacteria
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Sharon M. Brookes
Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK
Research interests: Zoonotic and reverse zoonotic virology, veterinary virology, animal models of human disease, host response, disease intervention
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Cheng-Hsun Chiu
Chang Gung Children’s Hospital, Taiwan
Research interests: Host pathogen interactions, micobial genomics, infectious diseases, clinical microbiology
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Tom Coenye
Ghent University, Belgium
Research interests: Biofilms, cystic fibrosis microbiology, burkholderia, propionibacterium acnes
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Peter Coyle
Belfast Health & Social Care Trust, Royal Victoria Hospital, UK
Research interests: Molecular diagnostics, respiratory tract infections

Tanya Curran
Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast
Research interests: Molecular diagnostics, respiratory infections, POC microbiology diagnostics
Mathew Diggle
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Research interests:Molecular diagnostics, meningitis, pneumonia(s) and atypical pneumonia(s)
Laurent Dortet
CNR, France
Research interests: Carbapenemases, antimicrobial resistance, rapid diagnostic techniques, epidemiology of resistance, gram negatives, enterobacteriaceae, pseudomonas, acinetobacter
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Birgitta Duim
Utrecht University
Research interests: Microbial genomics, zoonotic infections, antimicrobial resistance, molecular diagnostics
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John Ellis
University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Research interests: Intestinal parasites, apicomplexa, molecular diagnostics, molecular biology, veterinary vaccines
Derek Fairley
Kelvin Laboratory, Microbiology, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast
Research interests: Molecular bacteriology,bioinformatics, diagnostics
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Chris Hope
University of Liverpool, UK
Research interests: Oral microbiology, biofilm, biophotonics (photodynamic therapy, lethal photsensitisation, fluorescence), in vitro modelling
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Katie Hopkins
Public Health England
Research interests: Gram-negatives, antimicrobial resistance mechanisms, carbapenemases, molecular epidemiology, diagnostics
Hans-Peter Horz
University Hospital RWTH Aachen
Research interests: Microbiome, microbial ecology - health and disease, phage therapy, antibiotic therapy, microbial and molecular epidemiology
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Ryan Hunter
University of Minnesota, USA
Research interests: Pseudomonas aeruginosa, anaerobes, biofilms, bacterial communities, respiratory infections, human microbiome, microscopy
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Bart Keijser
TNO, The Netherlands
Research interests: microbial ecology, environmental microbiology, transcriptomics, genomics
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Paul E. Kilgore
Wayne State University, USA
Research interests: Infectious disease epidemiology, respiratory and enteric infections, diagnostics
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Stephen Michell
University of Exeter, UK
Research interests: Virulence, pathogens, clostridium difficile, vibrio vulnificus
Fernan Navarro
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Spain
Research interests: Antimicrobial resistance, molecular diagnostics, epidemiology
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S. Karutha Pandian
Algappa University, India
Research interests:
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Steven Percival
University of Liverpool, UK
Research interests: Biofilms-biotic and abiotic, antimicrobials and resistance, skin and wound microbiology, probiotics, medical device related infections
Natasha Pettit
Univeristy of Chicago Hospitals, USA
Research interests: MDR gram-negative infections, VRE infections, antifungal pharmacotherapy and TDM, Infectious diseases in immunocompromised hosts, lab testing techniques, impact on antimicrobial utilization, antimicrobial stewardship
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Ranjith Rajendran
University of Glasgow, UK
Research interests: Molecular mycology, biofilms, antifungal resistance, candida, aspergillus, bacterial fungal interactions

Jennifer Ritchie
Univeristy of Surrey, UK
Research interests: Enteric pathogens, diarrhoeal disease, antimicrobial resistance
Jason Rosch
St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, USA
Research interests: Streptococcal pathogenesis, bacterial genetics, host-pathogen interactions, genomics
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Juliet Royet
IBDM, France
Research interests: Drosophila immune response, drosophila melanogaster, gut homeostasis, immune tolerance, immunity, microbiota
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Alexander Tarr
University of Nottingham, UK
Research interests: Virus entry, humoral immunity, pathogen diversity, viral pathogenesis
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Fernando Teles
Portuguese Association of Medical Mycology, Portugal
Research interests: Biosensors, dengue, DNA, medical mycology, nanodiagnostics, tropical medicine
Kate Templeton
University of Edinburgh, UK
Research interests: Paediatric medicine, obstetrics, critical care, blood borne viruses, sexual health
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S. Mark Tompkins
University of Georgia, USA
Research interests: Influenza virus, vaccines, animal models of infection
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Matthew Upton
University of Plymouth, UK
Research interests: Antimicrobial discovery, Bacterial genomics, Molecular diagnostics
Arnoud van Vliet
University of Surrey
Research interests: Microbial genomics, zoonotic infections, microbial pathogenicity, molecular epidemiology

Tomoko Yoda
Osaka Institute of Public Health, Japan
Research interests: Food borne disease (norovirus), Molecular diagnostics

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