Editors

Editor in Chief:

Erko Stackebrandt
, Leibniz Institute DSMZ, Braunschweig, Germany (Emeritus Professor)
E-Mail: erko@dsmz.de

Executive Editors:

Drug discovery against bacterial pathogens
Yusuf Akhter,Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, India

Mycology
Olaf Kniemeyer
,Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology,Jena, Germany

Editors:

Yusuf Akhter, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow, India
Bacterial pathogens, mycobacterium,vaccines,drug discovery,host-pathogen interactions

Yang Bai,Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Interactions of root bacterial microbiota with host plants, root microbiota’s functions and mechanism mediating plant-microbiota homeostasis

Kristina Beblo-Vranesevic,German Aerospace Center (DLR),Köln, Germany
Archaeensystematics, astrobiology,stress response

Nadia Benaroudj, Institut Pasteur,Paris, France
Regulation of gene expression, oxidative stress, Spirochetes, Leptospira, bacterial infection and virulence, molecular chaperones, heat shock proteins, protein degradation, biochemistry, structural biology

Djamel Drider, Université Lille 1,Villeneuve d'Ascq, France
Academic and applied research on antimicrobial peptides,gene regulation in Gram positive bacteria

Nour El-Gendy,Egyptian Petroleum Research Institute,Cairo, Egypt
Environmental pollution, wastewater treatment, biofuels, petroleum upgrading, green chemistry, nanobiotechnology, valorization of wastes and biocorrosion

El-Sayed R. El-Sayed,Egyptian Atomic Energy Authority,Cairo, Egypt
Nanoparticles, secondary metabolites of fungi

Johann Heider,Philipps-Universität Marburg,Marburg, Germany
Enzymes and metabolites involved in the degradation of aromatic pollutants in anaerobic bacteria

Olaf Kniemeyer,Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology,Jena, Germany
Molecular biology and physiology of filamentous fungi, fungal proteomics, fungal stress response, pathogenic fungi

Reinhard Krämer, Universität zu Köln, Köln, Germany
Transport across biological membranes

Shuang-Jiang Liu,Chinese Academy of Sciences,Beijing, China
Biodegradation of aromatic compounds,Comamonas,Corynebacterium,microbial oxidation of sulfur,Acidianus,Acidithiobacillus

Jorge Membrillo-Hernández,Bio-Systemas Sustentables,Mexico City, Mexico
Bacterial metabolism,oxidative stress,biofilm formation,molecular genetics,bacterial stress Responses

Govarthanan Muthusamy,Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea
Soil microbiome analysis, soil/plant, microbial community analysis, and their functional analysis

Markus Nett,Technische Universität Dortmund,Germany
Secondary metabolism,biosynthesis and biotechnology of antibiotics,genome mining; predatory bacteria

Jörg Overmann,Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München,München, Germany
Anoxygenic photosynthesis,anaerobic metabolism of sulfur compounds,microbial ecology,symbiosis,paleomicrobiology

Ram Prasad, Mahatma Gandhi Central University, Motihari, India
Microbial nanobiotechnology, endophytes, plant-microbe interaction, agriculture microbiology, and sustainability

Michael Rother, TU Dresden,Dresden, Germany
Sulfat-reducing prokaryotes, acetogens, methanogenesis, physiology, genetics, Selen-metabolism, enzyme chemistry

Maulin P. Shah, Reviews Editor
Enviro Technology Limited, Ankleshwar, India
Environmental pollution, wastewater treatment, biofuels, petroleum upgrading, green chemistry, nanobiotechnology, valorization of wastes and biocorrosion

Lorena Tomé-Poderti,Université de Tours, Tours Cedex, France
Viral Evolution, Viral Replication, Viral Structure, Viral Tropism, Viral Vaccines, Pathogens, Bacteriophages

Ran Wang, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
Virology/vaccinology (flavivirus)