Editors

Editor-in Chief

Günther Winkelmann,Microbiology & Biotechnology, Universität Tübingen, Germany

Associate Editors

Carl J. Carrano, San Diego State University, USA

Hans Vogel, University of Calgary, Canada

Pierre Cornelis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium and
guest scientist at the Laboratoire de Microbiologie Signaux et Microenvironnement, Université de Rouen, France

Editorial Board

G. Anderson
, Queensland Institute of Medical Research PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, Australia S.C. Andrews, University of Reading, UK
D. Antosiewicz, University of Warsaw, Poland
P. Arosio, University of Brescia, Italy
L.L. Barton, University of New Mexico, USA
M. O'Brian, University at Buffalo, USA
H. Budzikiewicz, Universität Köln, Germany
Z. l. Cabantchik, Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Israel
C. Cervantes, Universidad Michoacana, Mexico
S. Clemens, University of Bayreuth, Germany
M. Costa, New York University Medical Center, USA
G.M. Gadd, University of Dundee, UK
G. Grass, Institut für Mikrobiologie der Bundeswehr, Germany
H. Haas, Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
H. Haase, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
K. Hantke, Universität Tübingen, Germany
W. R. Harris, University of Missouri-St. Louis, USA
K. Haselwandter, Institut für Mikrobiologie, Austria
R.P. Hausinger, Michigan State University, USA
L. E. Hernández, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
R.C. Hider, King's College London, UK
C. Hogstrand, King's College London, UK
G. Jung, Universität Tübingen, Germany
D. Legrand, University of Lille, France
B. Lippert, Universität Dortmund, Germany
W. Maret, King's College London, UK
B.F. Matzanke, Medizinische Universität Lübeck, Germany
L. Messori, University of Florence, Italy
M.J. Miller, University of Notre Dame, USA
D. H. Nies, Universität Halle, Germany
F. W. Outten, University of Carolina, USA
K.N. Raymond, University of California, USA
C. Rensing, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China
D.R. Richardson, Children's Cancer Institute Australia, Australia
B.P. Rosen, Wayne State University, USA
T. Rouault, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development / NIH, USA
I. Schalk, CNRS/Université-Strasbourg,France
B. Schwaller, Universität Fribourg, Switzerland
S. Silver, University of Illinois, USA
A. Stewart, University of St Andrews, UK
H. Sun, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
E.C. Theil, North Carolina State University, USA
F. Thévenod, Universität Witten/Herdecke, Germany
E. Walker, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA
A. R. White, The University of Melbourne, Australia
G. Willsky, University at Buffalo, USA;
P. Zalewski
, The University of Adelaide, Australia.