Biosensors — Editors


Dr. Jeff D. Newman *
Biomedical Engineering Centre, School of Engineering, Vincent Building, Cranfield University, Bedford, MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: biosensors; fabrication technologies; bioassays; microfluidics; electrochemistry; biosensor commercialisation
* Founding Editor-in-Chief of Biosensors
Prof. Dr. Chung-Chiun Liu
Associate Editor
Department of Chemical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Electronics Design Center, Bingham 112, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106-7217, USA
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Interests: electrochemical biosensors; enzymatic biosensors; microfabrication processing, nano-metallic biosensor catalysts; single use; disposable biosensors
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Prof. Giovanna Marrazza
Associate Editor
Department of Chemistry “Ugo Schiff”, University of Florence, via della Lastruccia, 3, 50019 Sesto Fiorentino (FI), Italy
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Interests: immobilization procedure of biomolecules; protein–DNA complexes; aptamer; enzymatic biosensors; carbon nanotubes; nanoparticles; nanocomposite polymers; molecular imprinted polymers; protein-polymer conjugates; thick-film technology; nanodispensing technologies; micro-flow systems
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Samuel B. Adeloju
School of Chemistry, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
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Interests: nanobiosensors; nanomaterials; conducting polymers; electroanalytical chemistry; environmental chemistry; microbial fuel cells
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Special Issue: Environmental Pollution Research and Monitoring
Special Issue: Novel Nanobiosensors for Environmental, Food and Clinical Analyses
Special Issue: Nano-inclusions and Nano-disruption Technologies for Water and Wastewater Treatment
Special Issue: Nanotechnology in Wastewater Treatment Technology
Prof. Dr. Evangelyn C. Alocilja
Nano-Biosensors Lab, Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Michigan State University, 524 S. Shaw Lane, Room 115, Farrall Agricultural Engineering Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824-1323, USA
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Interests: nano-enabled biosensing, nanoparticles; nanowires, elecrochemical sensing approaches; infectious diseases; global health; food/water safety; biodefense; product integrity
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Special Issue: Nanoparticle-Based Biosensors
Prof. Silvana Andreescu
Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Science, Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY 13699-5810, USA
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Interests: field portable sensors for toxins; switchable biomolecular assays; microelectrochemical probes; redox active nanoparticles; environmental and clinical analysis
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Special Issue: Sensors for Toxic and Pathogen Detection
Prof. Dr. Shigetoshi Aono
Okazaki Institute for Integrative Bioscience, National Institutes of Natural Sciences, 5-1 Higashiyama, Myodaiji, Okazaki 444-8787, Japan
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Interests: sensor proteins; biological signal transduction; transcriptional regulation; bacterial chemotaxis
Prof. Dr. Rezaul Begg
Leader: Gait and Balance Research Group, Director: Biomechanics Research Laboratory, College of Sport and Exercise Science (SES) and Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living (ISEAL), Victoria University, PO Box 14428, Melbourne, Vic 8001, Australia
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Interests: gait analysis; biomechanics; computational intelligence; sensor technology; biomedical instrumentation; biosignal processing
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Special Issue: Sensors in Biomechanics and Biomedicine
Prof. Dr. Patricia A. Broderick
1. Department of Molecular, Cellular and Biomedical Sciences, CUNY School of Medicine, The City College of New York, 160 Convent Ave. NY. NY, 10031; Mailroom, Harris Hall Rm 01
2. Adjunct Professor in Neurology, NYU Langone Medical Center & Comprehensive Epilepsy Ctr., 560 First Ave., NY, NY, 10016, USA
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Interests: biosensors; chemical sensors; nanosensors; bioprobes; neuromolecular imaging (NMI); neurotransmitters; neurochemicals; in vitro; in vivo; in situ; brain; behavior; neurosystem disorders and treatment
Prof. Dr. Luigi Campanella
Department of Chemistry, University of Rome “Sapienza”, P.le A. Moro 5, Rome 00185, Italy
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Interests: urban pollution; oxidative stress; cultural heritage; field effect transistor; integral toxicity
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Special Issue: Application of Biosensor Technology to Cultural Heritage
Special Issue: Next-Generation Immunosensors
Special Issue: The Applications of Sensors and Biosensors in Investigating Drugs, Nutraceuticals and Foods
Prof. Dr. Shen-Ming Chen
Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, National Taipei University of Technology, No. 1, section 3, Chung-Hsiao East Road, Taipei, 106, Taiwan
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Interests: nanocomposite materials; conducting polymer electrochemistry; electrochemical sensors and biosensors; electrocatalysis; electroanalysis; bioelectrochemistry
Prof. Dr. Patricia Connolly
Strathclyde Institute of Medical Devices, Wolfson Centre, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G4 0NW, UK
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Interests: minimally-invasive patient monitoring; sensors for cell and tissue engineering; near patient testing; sensors for wound diagnostics; wound management; transdermal diagnostics
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Special Issue: Biosensors for Applications in TeleHealth
Prof. Dr. Annie D. Du
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering Washington State University PO BOX 642920 Pullman, WA 99164-2920, USA
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Interests: Biosensors; immunoassays; nanobiotechnology; electrochemistry
Prof. Dr. Jan J. Dubowski
Interdisciplinary Institute for Technological Innovation, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Université de Sherbrooke, 2500 Université Blvd, Sherbrooke, QC J1K 2R1, Canada
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Interests: photonic biosensing; semiconductor photoluminescence; quantum photonic nanostructures; surface plasmon resonance
Prof. Dr. Hicham Fenniri
Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: nanotechnology for biomedical applications; nanoscale materials for drug delivery; cell therapeutics and regenerative medicine
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Special Issue: Polymeric Materials for Medical Applications
Special Issue: SERS-Based Sensors: Design and Biomedical Applications
Prof. Dr. Justin Gooding
School of Chemistry and Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, The University of New South Wales Sydney, NSW, 2052 Australia
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Interests: electrochemical sensors; DNA sensors; metal ion sensors; carbon nanotubes; surface modification; self-assembled monolayers; cell chips; electron transfer; porous silicon
Prof. Dr. Nicole N Hashemi
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Biomedical Sciences, 2028 Black Engineering Building, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-2023, USA
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Interests: microfluidics; optofluidics; bio-MEMS; biosensors; flow cytometry; diagnostics and therapeutics; renewable energy; physics of micro/nanoscale phenomena
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Special Issue: Biosensors in Environmental Studies
Prof. Dr. Joseph Irudayaraj
Agricultural & Biological Engineering, Purdue University, 225 S. University Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2093, USA
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Interests: nanomaterials; nanobiosensors; biodetection; drug delivery
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Special Issue: Pathogen Sensors
Prof. Dr. Nicole Jaffrezic-Renault
Institute of Analytical Sciences, UMR CNRS 5280, Department LSA, 5 Rue de La Doua, 69100 Villeurbanne, France
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Interests: biosensors; impedance; immunosensors; conductometric sensors; enzymatic sensors; affinity sensors
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Special Issue: ISFET Sensors
Special Issue: Immunosensors 2012
Special Issue: Affinity Sensors
Special Issue: State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in France 2016
Special Issue: I3S 2017 Selected Papers
Special Issue: Biannual State-of-the-Art Sensors Technology in France 2018-2019
Prof. Dr. Kourosh Kalantar-Zadeh
School of Engineering, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne VIC 3001, Australia
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Interests: Gas sensors, biosensors, materials for sensing, plasmonic devices, electronic materials, microfluidics, gastroenterology and food science
Prof. Dr. Evgeny Katz
Department of Chemistry & Biomolecular Science, Clarkson University, 8 Clarkson Avenue, Box 5810, Potsdam, New York 13699-5810, USA
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Interests: bioelectronics; bionanotechnology; bioelectrochemistry; biosensors; enzymes; self-assembling; monolayers; modified electrodes
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Special Issue: I3S 2017 Selected Papers
Dr. Ajeet K. Kaushik
Center for Personalized Nanomedicine, Institute of Neuro immune Pharmacology, Department of Immunology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, AHC-1, Lab 306, Florida International University, Miami, FL 33199, USA
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Interests: nanostructures; novel methods; nanotechnology for biomedical applications; smart devices; nano-carriers for drug delivery; personalized nano-medicine; electrochemical biosensor; nano-enabled sensor; wearable sensor for point-of-care application; BioMEMS and micro/nano fabrication systems; theoritical and simulation aspects
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Special Issue: Biomedical Applications of Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Laszlo B. Kish
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, College Station, Texas A&M University, TX 77843, USA
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Interests: physical informatics; sensors; unconditional security;nanomaterials/structures; aging/degradation; percolation; fluctuation-enhanced sensing; noise-based computation; thermal demons/engines
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Special Issue: Metal-Oxide Based Nanosensors
Special Issue: Sensing of Organic Pollution in Soil, Air, Water and Food
Special Issue: Bio- and Chemo-Sensor Networks and Arrays
Special Issue: Security in Vehicular Communication Networking
Special Issue: Novel Sensors Based on Metal Oxide Films and Structures
Prof. Dr. Jeroen Lammertyn
University of Leuven, BIOSYST - MeBioS (Mechatronics, Biostatistics and Sensors), Willem de Croylaan 42, PO box 2428, B-3001 Heverlee, Belgium
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Interests: optical biosensors; aptamer technology; bio-nano hybrid materials; micro- and nanofluidics; lab-on-a-chip; biomimetics
Prof. Dr. Jinghong Li
Department of Chemistry, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
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Interests: electroanalytical chemistry and bioanalysis,bioelectrochemistry and biosensors, sigle molecular and single cell analysis, interfacial electrochemistry and nanoscopic electrochemistry, fundamental aspects of energy conversion and storage
Prof. Dr. Donald Y.C. Lie
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC), Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 79409-3102, USAx 43102, Lubbock, TX 79409-3102, USA
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Interests: Low−Power RF/Analog Integrated Circuits & System−on−a−Chip (SoC) Design and Test; Interdisciplinary Research on Medical Electronics, Biosensors, & Biosignal Processing
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Special Issue: Latest Wearable Biosensors
Prof. Dr. Yuehe Lin Highly Cited - Clarivate Analytics (formerly Thomson Reuters)
School of Mechanical and Materials Engineering Washington State University Pullman, WA 99164-2920, USA
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Interests: Chemical Sensors and Biosensors; Electroanalysis and Electrocatalysis; Immunosensors and Immunoassays; Microfluidics and Paper Fluidics; 3D-Printing for Sensors
Prof. Dr. Guozhen Liu
ARC Centre of Excellence for Nanoscale Biophotonics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Macquarie University, Sydney NSW 2109, Australia
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Interests: biosensors; immunosensors; nanosensors; electrochemistry; analytical chemistry; interface chemistry; nanotechnology; medical devices
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Special Issue: Nanomaterials for Sensing Applications
Special Issue: Nanomaterials Based Optical Biosensors
Dr. Christophe A. Marquette
Institut de Chimie et Biochimie Moléculaires et Supramoléculaires Equipe Génie Enzymatique, Membranes Biomimétiques et Assemblages Supramoléculaires (GEMBAS) Université Lyon 1 - CNRS 5246 ICBMS Bâtiment CPE 43, bd du 11 novembre 1918 69622 Villeurbanne, Cedex, France.
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Interests: biochip; 3D bioprinting; diagnostic; electrochemistry; microarray; optical devices surface chemistry
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Special Issue: Multiplex and Multiparametric Sensing Devices
Special Issue: Cell and Organ on Chip: Challenges and Advances
Special Issue: Biochips
Special Issue: 3D Printing for Biosensing
Special Issue: Biochips
Prof. Dr. Kenneth A. Marx
Department of Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, MA 01854, USA
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Interests: cell based biosensors; piezoelectric sensors, drug discovery; data mining of biological databases; DNA microarray analyses; cheminformatics; molecular dynamics of biological molecules; DNA and protein physical properties; bioinformatics of genomic data; metamaterials; smart biomaterials
Dr. Igor Medintz
Laboratory for Biosensors and Biomaterials, Center for Biomolecular Science & Engineering, United States Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C. USA
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Interests: nanoparticle-biological interface, energy transfer, FRET, biosensing, enzymatic catalysis at a nanoparticle interface, nanoparticle-based cellular imaging
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Special Issue: Sensing with Quantum Dots
Special Issue: FRET Biosensors
Special Issue: Feature Paper
Prof. Dr. Ali Mobasheri
Acting Head of the Department of Veterinary Pre-Clinical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7AL, UK
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Interests: cartilage biology; arthritis biomarkers; comparative medicine/comparative physiology; Techniques: quantitative immunohistochemical and immunomorhological techniques; post-genomic techniques including tissue microarray technology, proteomics, metabolomics and bioinformatics
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Special Issue: The Chondrocyte Phenotype in Cartilage Biology
Special Issue: Apoptotic Chondrocytes and Osteoarthritis
Special Issue: Biomarkers
Prof. Dr. Danila Moscone
Department of Chemical Science and Technologies, University of Rome“Tor Vergata", Via della Ricerca Scientifica, 00133 Rome, Italy
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Interests: electrochemical immunosensors, screen-printed sensors; paper-based devices, glucose biosensor; flow systems; "in vivo" biosensors; nanomaterial-based (bio)sensors; (bio)sensors applied in biomedical and agri-food sectors
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Special Issue: Development of Enzymatic Electrochemical Biosensors and Applications
Special Issue: Paper-Based Sensors
Prof. Dr. Ashok Mulchandani
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
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Interests: enzyme sensors; microbial sensors; affinity biosensors; nano biosensors; nanotechnology for biosensing
Prof. Dr. Anna Maria Papini
Laboratory of Peptide and Protein Chemistry and Biology, University of Florence, Piazza di San Marco, 4, 50121 Firenze FI, Italy
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Interests: peptide organic chemistry; biomarkers for the development of in vitro Diagnostics; in vivo Diagnostics and imaging techniques
Dr. Roberto Pilloton
1st Researcher at CNR Institute for Atmospheric Pollution CNR - Via Salaria km 29, 300, Monterotondo, Rome, Italy
Interests: electrochemistry, environmental analytical chemistry; biosensors; sensors and sensing; continuous flow monitoring; immobilization techniques; enzyme inhibitors; lab on a chip; nanostructured electrodes; screen printed electrodes; herbicides; pesticides; phenolic compounds; cholinesterases; photosystem II; laccase; tyrosinase; immobilized cells
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Special Issue: Amperometric Biosensors
Special Issue: Amperometric Biosensors
Special Issue: Screen-Printed Electrodes and Sensors
Prof. Dr. Benoît Piro
Chemistry Department, University Paris Diderot, Sorbonne Paris Cité, ITODYS, UMR 7086 CNRS 15 rue J-A de Baïf, 75205 Paris Cedex 13, France
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Interests: bioelectrochemistry; biosensors; bioelectronics; transistor; nanomaterials
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Special Issue: Electrochemical Immunosensors
Special Issue: Novel Applications of Organic Bioelectronics
Dr. Ioannis Raptis
ΙΝΝ, NCSR Demokritos, Athens, Greece.
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Interests: Point-of-Need bio & chem sensors, MEMS
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Special Issue: Point-of-Care Diagnostics
Prof. Dr. Reinhard Renneberg
Department of Chemistry, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
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Interests: immuno tests and sensors; amplification systems for protein and DNA detection
Dr. Alisa Rudnitskaya
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
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Interests: electrochemical sensors and biosensors; optical sensors; multisensor systems—electronic tongues; electroanalysis; chemometrics; food analysis; environmental analysis
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Special Issue: Potentiometric Chemical Sensors
Prof. Dr. James F. Rusling
Department of Chemistry, U-60 and Department of Surgery and Neag Cancer Center (Health Center) 55 N. Eagleville Rd., University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-3060, USA
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Interests: bioelectrochemistry; bioanalytical chemistry; biosensors and arrays; nanoparticle-based cancer drug delivery; electrochemical catalysis; computer data analysis
Assoc. Prof. Ester Segal
Department of Biotechnology and Food Engineering, Technion–Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
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Interests: lab-on-a-chip systems; novel antimicrobial polymeric systems; biosensors for bacteria detection
Dr. Steve Semancik
Biomolecular Measurement Division, Material Measurement Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899-8362, USA
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Interests: biosensors; electrochemical microdevices; nanostructured materials and interfaces; photonic signal enhancement
Dr. Beate Strehlitz
Department Environmental and Biotechnology Centre, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Permoserstr. 15, 04318 Leipzig, Germany
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Interests: aptamer selection and characterization; SELEX; aptamer based sensors and assays; biosensor development and application; bioelectrotechnology; bioelectrochemistry
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Special Issue: Aptasensors
Special Issue: Aptasensors 2016
Special Issue: Aptamers and Applications
Prof. Dr. Masayasu Suzuki
Department of Electric and Electronic Engineering, University of Toyama, 3190 Gofuku, Toyama, Toyama 930-8555, Japan
Interests: miniature biosensors; integrated biosensors; biosensor array; SPR immunosensor; cell-based biosensor
Prof. Dr. Michael Thompson
Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, 80 St. George Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 3H6, Canada
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Interests: biosensor technology; acoustic wave detection; chemical sensors; biocompatibility; surface chemistry and analysis
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Special Issue: Implantable Biosensors for in vivo Detection and Measurement
Prof. Yitzhak Tor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093-0448, USA
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Interests: Nucleic acids–ligand interactions, developing new emissive nucleosides, nucleotides and oligonucleotides, novel cellular delivery agents
Prof. Dr. Luisa Torsi
Chemistry Department, University of Bari, "Aldo Moro", Via Orabona 4, 70126 Bari, Italy
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Interests: electronic sensors and biosensors; organic field-effect transistors; organic semiconductors; surface chemistry; material chemistry; analytical chemistry
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Special Issue: Organic Electronic Bio-Devices
Prof. Dr. Ibtisam E. Tothill
Surface Engineering and Nanotechnology Institute, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: biomedical engineering; biosensors and diagnostics; drug discovery and development; food safety; nanomaterials; nanotechnology; smart materials
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Special Issue: Diagnostic Sensors - Nanomaterials and Emerging Synthetic Receptors
Special Issue: Biosensors Applications in Food Safety
Special Issue: Bioengineering Nano and Micro-Gels for Biomedical Applications
Dr. Sandeep K. Vashist
IDS Immunodiagnostic Systems Deutschland GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Interests: immunoassays, IVD, POC technologies, bioanalytical sciences, nanotechnology, mobile healthcare
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Special Issue: In Vitro Diagnostics
Special Issue: Lab-on-a-Chip Based Diagnostics
Special Issue: Emerging Applications of Cellulose Nanocrystal and Its Composites
Special Issue: Point-of-Care Diagnostics
Prof. Dr. Inger Vikholm-Lundin
Institute of BioMedical Technology, FI-33014 University of Tampere, Finland
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Interests: immunosensors; molecular sensors; immobilisation of antibodies and oligonucleotides; surfaces with low non-specific binding
Prof. Dr. Magnus Willander
Department of Science and Technology (ITN), Campus Norrköping, Linköping University, SE 60174 Norrköping, Sweden
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Interests: nanomaterials; sensors; nanodevices; soft and solid materials; electrochemical sensors; chemical and biosensors
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Special Issue: Luminescent Materials 2011
Special Issue: Intracellular Sensing
Special Issue: Self-Powered Sensors
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