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Editorial Board


Editor-in-Chief

Terence R. Flotte, MD
Celia and Isaac Haidak Professor of Medical Education
Dean of School of Medicine
Provost and Executive Deputy Chancellor
University of Massachusetts Medical School 
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA, USA 01655 

Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Guangping Gao, PhD
Horae Gene Therapy Center & Department of Microbiology and Physiology Systems
University of Massachusetts Medical School
368 Plantation Street, AS6-2049
Worcester, MA, USA 01605

European Editor

Hildegard Büning, PhD
Laboratory for Infection Biology & Gene Transfer
Institute of Experimental Hematology
Hannover Medical School
OE 6960, J11
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover, Germany

Asian Editor

Yu-Quan Wei, MD, PhD
National Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center
West China Hospital, West China Medical
School, Sichuan University
Gaopeng Street, Keyuan Street Road 4, No. 1
Chengdu, Sichuan 610041
P.R. China

Executive Editor

Kevin Davies, PhD
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
New Rochelle, NY
, USA

Deputy Editors

Seng Cheng, PhD
Senior Vice President & Chief Scientific Officer, Rare Disease
Pfizer
Andover, MA, USA

Mark A. Kay, MD, PhD
Departments of Pediatrics and Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA, USA

Thierry VandenDriessche, PhD
Department of Gene Therapy & Regenerative Medicine
Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Brussels, Belgium

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences
Center for Molecular & Vascular Biology
University of Leuven
Leuven, Belgium

Associate Editors

Jennifer Adair, PhD
Stem Cell and Gene Therapy Program
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Seattle, WA, USA

Robin R. Ali, PhD, FMedSci
Centre for Cell and Gene Therapy
King’s College London
London, United Kingdom

Kellogg Eye Center
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, USA

K. Reed Clark, PhD
Ultragenyx Gene Therapy
Cambridge, MA, USA

Dongsheng Duan, PhD
Margaret Proctor Mulligan Professor in Medical Research 
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO, USA


Maria P. Limberis, PhD
Gene Therapy Program
Department of Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Senior Consulting Editors

Jean Bennett, MD, PhD
Center for Advanced Retinal and Ocular Therapeutics
Department of Ophthalmology
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD
Department of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA, USA

Molecular Pathology Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA, USA

Center for Cancer Research and Center for Computational and Integrative Biology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown, MA, USA

Carl H. June, MD
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Center for Cellular Immunotherapy
University of Pennsylvania 
Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Nathalie Cartier Lacave, MD
INSERM UMR1169: Biotherapy for Neurodegenerative Diseases
CEA, Molecular Imaging Research Center 
University Paris Saclay
Paris, France 


Feng Zhang, PhD
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Cambridge, MA, USA

McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA, USA

Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Cambridge, MA, USA

Scientific Editorial Board

Kari Airenne, PhD
Kuopio Center for Gene and Cell Therapy
Kuopio, Finland

Ramon Alemany, PhD
Institut Català d´Oncologia-IDIBELL
Barcelona, Spain

Ian Edward Alexander, MBBS, PhD
Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network and Children’s Medical Research Institute
Sydney, Australia

Daniel G. Anderson, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge, MA, USA

Aravind Asokan, PhD
Duke University
Durham, NC, USA


Takis Athanasopoulos, PhD    
GlaxoSmithKline    
Brentford, United Kingdom

Christopher Baum, MD, PhD
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany


Janet Benson, PhD, DABAT
Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute    
Albuquerque, NM, USA

Michael R. Betts, PhD    
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Alessandra Biffi, MD
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA, USA

Claire Booth, MBBS, PhD
Institute of Child Health
University College London
London, United Kingdom

Shannon E. Boye, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, USA

Xandra O. Breakefield, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA, USA

Juan A. Bueren, PhD
CIEMAT
Madrid, Spain


David Bumcrot, PhD
Editas Medicine, Inc
Cambridge, MA, USA

Barry J. Byrne, MD, PhD
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL, USA


Roberto Calcedo, PhD
Affinia Therapeutics
Waltham, MA

Toni Cathomen, PhD
University of Freiburg
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Joy Cavagnaro, PhD, DABT, ATS          
Access BIO    
Somerset, NJ, USA


Saswati Chatterjee, PhD
City of Hope National Medical Center
Duarte, CA, USA

Nathalie Clément, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, USA

Thomas J. Conlon, PhD
CR Scientific and Compliance Consulting, LLC
Gainesville, FL, USA

Michelson Found Animals Foundation, LLC
Los Angeles, CA, USA


Kenneth Cornetta, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN, USA

Larry A. Couture, PhD
Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope
Duarte, CA, USA

Gay M. Crooks, MB, BS
University of California–Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA, USA

Pedro E. Cruz, PhD
ECBio, S.A.
Lisbon, Portugal

Ronald G. Crystal, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY, USA


Martin Donnelley, PhD
University of Adelaide
Adelaide, Australia


Boro Dropulic, PhD, MBA
Lentigen Corporation
Gaithersburg, MD, USA

Anja Ehrhardt, PhD
University of Munich
Munich, Germany

John F. Engelhardt, PhD
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA, USA

Erik Falck-Pedersen, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY, USA

Boris Fehse, PhD
University Medical Center
Hamburg-Eppendorf
Hamburg, Germany

Keith Foster, PhD
University of Reading
Reading, England

Maria Cristina Galli, PhD
Istituto Superiore di Sanità
Rome, Italy

Anne Galy, PhD
INSERM-Généthon
Évry, France


Charles Gersbach, PhD
Duke University
Durham, NC, USA

Gloria Gonzalez-Aseguinolaza, PhD
Foundation for Applied Medical
Research (FIMA), University of Navarra
Pamplona, Spain


Manuel Grez, PhD
University of Frankfurt
Frankfurt, Germany

Uta Griesenbach, PhD
Imperial College London
London, United Kingdom

Dirk Grimm, PhD
Heidelberg University
Heidelberg, Germany


Alisha M. Gruntman, DVM, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA


Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
North Grafton, MA, USA

H. Kirk Hammond, MD
University of CaliforniaSan Diego
and VA San Diego Healthcare System
San Diego, CA, USA

Akseli Hemminki, MD, PhD
University of Helsinki
Helsinki, Finland

Ulrich R. Hengge, MD
Heinrich-Heine-University
Düsseldorf, Germany

Roland W. Herzog, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, USA

Giridhara R. Jayandharan, PhD
Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
Kanpur, India

Stephen M. Kaminsky, PhD
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY, USA

Chang-Yuil Kang, PhD
Seoul National University
Seoul, South Korea

Noriyuki Kasahara, MD, PhD
University of Miami
Miami, FL, USA

Allison Keeler-Klunk, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA


Hans-Peter Kiem, MD
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA, USA


David Klatzmann, MD, PhD
INSERM
Paris, France

Stefan Kochanek, MD
Ulm University
Ulm, Germany

Robert M. Kotin, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA

Generation Bio
Cambridge, MA, USA

Francois M. Lemoine, MD, PhD
University Pierre and Marie Curie
Paris, France

Chen Ling, PhD
Fudan University
Shanghai, China

Shan Lu, MD, PhD, MHA
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA

Morgan L. Maeder, PhD
Editas Medicine
Cambridge, MA, USA


Fulvio Mavilio, PhD
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Modena, Italy

Maritza McIntyre, PhD
REGENX Biosciences
Rockville, MD, USA

R. Scott McIvor, PhD
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN, USA


Otto-Wilhelm Merten, PhD
Miltenyi Biotec
Bergisch Gladbach, Germany

Federico Mingozzi, PhD
Généthon
Évry, France

Eugenio Montini, PhD
San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy
Milan Italy

Christian Mueller, PhD, ScM
Sanofi
Framingham, MA, USA

Hiroyuki Nakai, MD, PhD
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Portland, OR, USA

Gopalan Narayanan, MD
Voisin Consulting Life Sciences
Cambridge, MA, USA


Stuart Nicklin, PhD
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Timothy O’Brien, MD, PhD
National University of Ireland, Galway
Galway, Ireland

Nicole K. Paulk, PhD
University of CaliforniaSan Francisco
San Francisco, CA, USA

Richard Peluso, PhD
Merck & Co., Inc.
Kenilworth, NJ, USA

Katherine Ponder, MD
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO, USA

Felipe Prosper, MD
University of Navarra
Pamplona, Spain


ZhiYong Qian, MD
Sichuan University
Chengdu, China


John E.J. Rasko, MBBS, PhD
Centenary Institute and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Camperdown, Australia


Paul D. Robbins, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA, USA

David W. Russell, MD, PhD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA, USA


Steven J. Russell, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN, USA

Michel Sadelain, MD, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY, USA

Paula Salmikangas, PhD
NDA Sweden
Upplands Väsby, Sweden

David Schaffer, PhD
University of CaliforniaBerkeley
Berkeley, CA, USA

Axel Schambach, MD, PhD
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany

Martin Schleef, PhD
PlasmidFactory
Bielefeld, Germany

Manfred Schmidt, PhD
National Center for Tumor Diseases
Heidelberg, Germany

Prem K. Seth, PhD
NorthShore Research Institute
Evanston, IL, USA

Richard O. Snyder, PhD
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, USA

Erik Sontheimer, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA

Arun Srivastava, PhD
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL, USA

Renata Stripecke, PhD
Hannover Medical School
Hannover, Germany

Mark Tangney, PhD
Cork Cancer Research Centre
Cork, Ireland

Victor W. van Beusechem, PhD
VU University Medical Center
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Luk H. Vandenberghe, PhD
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA, USA

Els Verhoeyen, PhD
University of Lyon
Lyon, France


Christof von Kalle, MD, PhD
Berlin Institute of Health and
Charité Clinical Study Center
Berlin, Germany

Sam Wadsworth, PhD
Dimension Therapeutics
Cambridge, MA, USA

Gerard Wagemaker, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center
Rotterdam, Netherlands

Qiang Wang, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA


John H. Wolfe, VMD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jon A. Wolff, MD
Roche Madison Inc
Madison, WI, USA

J. Fraser Wright, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA, USA

Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA, USA

Weidong Xiao, PhD
Indiana University
Indianapolis, IN, USA

Xiao Xiao, PhD
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Wen Xue, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Worcester, MA, USA


Rafael J. Yáñez-Muñoz, PhD
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham, United Kingdom

Yiping Yang, MD, PhD
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC, USA

Seppo Yla-Herttuala, MD, PhD
University of Eastern Finland
Kuopio, Finland

Yoshi Yonemitsu, MD, PhD
Kyushu University
Fukuoka, Japan

Managing Editors

Mary Mazzanti, PhD, RT(MR)
Horae Gene Therapy Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Ave North
Worcester, MA, USA

Mary.Mazzanti@umassmed.edu

Susan K. Jensen, BA
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
New Rochelle, NY, USA

Founding Editor

W. French Anderson, MD

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