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Editorial Board


Jim Vaught, PhD
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Deputy Editors

Marianna J. Bledsoe, MA
Independent Research Consultant
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA

Dayong Gao, PhD
University of Washington
Department of Reproduction and Artificial Insemination  

Seattle, Washington, USA

Peter Watson, MB B.Chir FRCPC
BC Cancer Agency
Department of Pathology
2410 Lee Avenue
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada  V8R6V5

Asian Editor

Junmei Zhou, MD, PhD
Shanghai Children’s Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University
Shanghai, China

European Editor

William Mathieson, PhD
Integrated Biobank of Luxembourg
6 rue Nicolas Ernest Barblé
1210 Luxembourg


Section Editors

Andrew I.  Brooks, PhD
Human Genetics Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers University     
Piscataway, New Jersey, USA

Rohit K. Gupta, PhD
University of California
San Francisco, California, USA

Preservation Processes

John M. Baust, PhD
CPSI Biotech
Owego, New York, USA

Preservation Engineering
Zhiquan Shu, PhD
Washington State University
Everett, Washington, USA

Biospecimen Research
Helen Moore, PhD
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Liangliang Ruan, PhD
Shanghai Clinical Research Center
Shanghai, China

Research Biobanks:  Biological & Environmental
Yeonhee Lee, PhD
Seoul Women's University
Seoul, Korea

Research Biobanks: Human Biobanks

Peter H. J. Riegman, PhD
Erasmus Medical Center
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Human Research
Daniel Simeon-Dubach, MD, MHA
Walchwil, Switzerland

Facilities & Automation
Andy Zaayenga
Martinsville, New Jersey, USA

Tohru Masui, PhD  
Keio University
Tokyo Japan

Carol Weil, JD
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Features Editor

Jamie Devereaux

Editorial Coordinator

Gillian Hewitt

Editorial Board

Akin Abayomi, (MBBS(Lond), MPhil(Pretoria), MRCP(UK), FCPath (South Africa)
University of Stellenbosch
Cape Town, South Africa

Jason Acker, PhD
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Nahla Afifi, MD, PhD
Qatar Biobank for Medical Research
Doha, Qatar

Bushra Allah Rakha, PhD
Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University
Rawalpindi, Pakistan

Ida Biunno, PhD
Consiglio Nazionale Delle Ricerche
IRGB – Istituto di Ricerca Genetica e Biomedica
Milan, Italy

Mustafa Numan Bucak, PhD
Selçuk University
Department of Reproduction and Artificial Insemination  
Konya, Turkey

Dianne Chadwick, PhD
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
  University of Toronto
  Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Carolyn Compton, MD, PhD
Arizona State University
Phoenix, Arizona, USA

John H. Crowe, PhD
University of California
Davis, California, USA

Pasquale De Blasio, BS, MBA
ISENET Biobanking srl
Milan, Italy

Rajesh Dikshit, PhD
Tata Memorial Centre
Mumbai, India

Sarah Dry, MD
UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California, USA

James F. Eliason, PhD
Eliason Consulting
Turkeve, Hungary

Gloria Elliott, PhD
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Sciences
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Chon Boon Eng, PhD
NUH-NUS Tissue Repository
National University Health System

Homayoon Farzadegan, PhD
Johns Hopkins School of Public Health
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Koh Furuta, MD, PhD
CIBER (Council for Industrial use of Biological and Environmental Repositories)
Tokyo, Japan

Rongxing Gan, MD
Shanghai Clinical Research Center
Shanghai, China

William E. Grizzle, MD, PhD
University of Alabama Medical Center
Birmingham, Alabama, USA

Fiorella Guadagni, MD, PhD
IRCSS San Raffaele Pisana
Rome, Italy

Pierre Hainaut, PhD 
University of Strathclyde School of Global Public Health
   at International Prevention Research Institute
Lyon, France

Robert Hanner, PhD
University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Marianne K. Henderson, MS, CPC
National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Stephen Hewitt, MD, PhD
National Institutes of Health
National Cancer Institute
Bethesda, Maryland, USA

Scott D. Jewell, PhD
Van Andel Research Institute
Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Jan-Eric Litton, PhD
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm, Sweden

Elisabeth (Lise) Matzke, MSc, MBA
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Cheryl Michels
Dataworks Development, Inc.
Mountlake Terrace, Washington, USA

Helen Morrin
Cancer Society Tissue Bank
University of Otago
Christchurch, New Zealand

Rebecca Pugh, MS
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Charleston, South Carolina, USA

David Rimm, MD, PhD
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut, USA

Pedro Rondot Radío, MD
University of Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina     

Sherilyn Sawyer, PhD
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Brent Schacter, MD, FRCPC
Canadian Tumour Repository Network
Winnipeg, Manitoba,

Ole Seberg, DSc
Natural History Museum of Denmark
Copenhagen, Denmark

Katheryn Shea
Brooks BioStorage Technologies
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Wendell Q. Sun, PhD
University of Shanghai for Science and Technology
Shanghai, China

Soo Yong Tan, FRCPath, DPhil
Singhealth Tissue Repository

Michael Taylor, PhD
Organ Recovery Systems, Inc.
Charleston, South Carolina, USA

David Toke, PhD
Pennington, New Jersey, USA

Mehmet Toner, PhD
Shriners Hospital for Children
Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Christina Walters, PhD
National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation
Fort Collins, Colorado, USA

Martin Yuille, MA, PhD, FRCPath
University of Manchester
Manchester, United Kingdom

Kurt Zatloukal, MD
Medical University of Graz
Graz, Austria

Nikolajs Zeps, PhD
WA Research Tissue Network
Perth, Australia

Gang Zhao, PhD
University of Science and Technology of China
Hefei, Anhui, China

Founding Editor

John G. Baust, PhD


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