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Editorial Board

Editor
Clare Mc Fadden, BMC

Assistant Editors
Alexandria Latto, BMC
Arwa Tawfiq, BMC

Senior Editorial Board Members
Stefan Wiemann, German Cancer Research Center, Germany 
Shane C Burgess, University of Arizona, USA
Jacqueline Smith, Roslin Institute, UK
Keiichi Mochida, RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan
Theo Smits, Zürich University for Applied Sciences, Switzerland
Rongling Wu, Penn State Health Cancer Institute, USA
Cesar Martins, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil
Roland Kölliker, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Li Ma, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Maryland, USA

Editorial Board Members
Comparative and evolutionary genomics

Hiroshi Akashi, National Institute of Genetics, Japan
Dan Andrews, Australian National University, Australia
Robert Beiko, Dalhousie University, Canada
Matthew Bellgard, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
Emanuele Bosi, University of Pisa, Italy
Huiluo Cao, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong 
Cheong Xin Chan, University of Queensland, Australia
Chih-Chieh Chen, Institute of Medical Science and Technology, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan
Tzen-Yuh Chiang, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan
Trees-Juen Chuang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Miklos Csuros, University of Montreal, Canada
Bo Dong, Ocean University of China, China, People's Republic
Laura Elnitski, National Institutes of Health, USA
Tapash Chandra Ghosh, Bose Institute, India
Galina Glazko, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
Paul Harrison, McGill University, Canada
Einat Hazkani-Covo, Open University of Israel, Israel
Diego Jarquin, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA
Daniel Jeffares, University College London, UK
Manyuan Long, University of Chicago, USA
Qin Ma, Ohio State University, USA
Antonio Marco, University of Essex, UK
Leonardo Mariño-Ramírez, NCBI, NLM, NIH, USA
Diego San Mauro, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Satoshi Nagai, Fisheries Research Agency of Japan, National Research Institute of Environment and Inland Sea, Japan
Sheila Nathan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Artem Nedoluzhko, Nord University, Norway
Enrico Negrisolo, University of Padova, Italy
Deng-Ke Niu, Beijing Normal University, China
German Nudelman, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, USA
Atsushi Ogura, Nagahama Institute of Bioscience and technology, Japan
Christos Ouzounis, Aristotle University of Thessalonica, Greece
Bharat Panwar, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, USA
Youri Pavlov, University of Nebraska Medical Center, USA
Elena Perrin, University of Florence, Italy
Arthur Pightling, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, USA
David Plachetzki, University of New Hampshire, USA
Eugenia Poliakov, NIH, USA
Dmitry Ravcheev, Universite du Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Umesh Reddy, West Virginia State University, USA
Fredj Tekaia, Institut Pasteur, France
Chao Tong, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Arif Uddin, Moinul Hoque Choudhury Memorial Science College, Assam University, Silchar, India
Thiago M Venancio, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense, Brazil
Zhi Wei, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA
Gerald Wyckoff, University of Missouri, USA
Anlong Xu, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Vyacheslav Yurchenko, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic
Chuan Xi Zhang, Institute Of Insect Science, Zhejiang University, China
Maria Assunta Biscotti, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Daniel Förster, Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), Germany
Benoit Goossens, Cardiff University, UK
François Pompanon, University of Grenoble, France

Eukaryote microbial genomics
Raffaella Maria Balestrini, Institute for Sustainable Plant Protection, Italy
Daniella Bartholomeu, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Cheong Xin Chan, University of Queensland, Australia
Laura Eme, Paris-Sud University, France
Toni Gabaldón, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain
Guri Giaever, University of Toronto, Canada
Steven Gill, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
Gernot Glöckner, University of Cologne, Germany
James Hane, Curtin University, Australia
Nevan Krogan, University of California San Francisco, USA
Cristina Miceli, University of Camerino, Italy
David Peris, University of Oslo, Norway
Diego Mauricio Riaño-Pachón, Brazilian Bioethanol Science and Technology Laboratory, Brazil 
Guy-Franck Richard, Institut Pasteur, France
Camila Duarte Ritter, Univeristy of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Antonis Rokas, Vanderbilt University, USA
Christophe Roux, Université de Toulouse, France
Michelina Ruocco, Italian National Research Council, Italy
Fabiano Sillo, University of Torino, Italy
Paul Stothard, University of Alberta, Canada
Eva Stukenbrock, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research, Germany
Xiulian Sun, Wuhan Institute of Virology, China
Chengshu Wang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Jinrong Xu, Purdue University, USA
Jagjit S Yadav, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, USA
Daoqiong Zheng, Zhejiang University, China
José E. Pérez-Ortín, Universitat de Valencia, Spain

Human and rodent genomics
James Adjaye, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Germany
Khawla Al-Kuraya, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Saudi Arabia
Andrea Angius, Institute for Genetic and Biomedical Research, Italy
Vladimir Babenko, Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, Russia
Nora Benhabiles, CEA, Institut List, France
Matthew E. R. Butchbach, Nemours/Albert I. DuPont Hospital for Children, USA
Chih-Hung Chou, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, USA
Roberto Ciccone, Universita degli studi di Pavia, Italy
Bart Deplancke, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Adam Dupuy, University of Iowa, USA
Amit Dutt, ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, India
Dan Eisenberg, University of Washington, USA
Peter Ellis, University of Kent, UK
Nir Eynon, Victoria University, Australia
Daniel H Geschwind, UCLA School of Medicine, USA
Binsheng Gong, US Food and Drug Administration, USA
Kylie Gorringe, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Australia
Cristina Giuliani, University of Bologna, Italy
Joseph Hacia, University of Southern California, USA
Ralf Herwig, Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Germany
Heinz Himmelbauer, Centre for Genomic Regulation, Spain
Jianfei Hu, National Institutes of Health, USA
Karen Huen, University of California, USA
Takuya Imamura, Hiroshima University , Japan
Xingliang Jin, University of Sydney, Australia
Jos Jonkers, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
Hildegard Kehrer-Sawatzki, University of Ulm, Germany
Naoya Kenmochi, University of Miyazaki, Japan
Mingfeng Li, Yale University, USA
Yunlong Liu, Indiana University School of Medicine, USA
Jens Marquardt, University of Mainz, Germany
Ichiro Matsumoto, Monell Chemical Senses Center, USA
B. Merrick, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, USA
Tej Pandita, Houston Methodist Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
Bernard Pope, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Richard Saffery, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Carlos Schrago, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Michael Shapero, Affymetrix, USA
Giovanni Stracquadanio, University of Edinburgh, UK
Kai Tan, University of Pennsylvenia, USA
Craig Tomlinson, Dartmout h College, USA
George Trendelenburg, University Medicine Göttingen, Germany
Kai Wang, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Alessandro Weisz, University of Salerno, Italy
Hyun Goo Woo, Ajou University, Republic of Korea
Junfeng Xia, Anhui University, China
Andrey Yurchenko, Institut Gustave Roussy, France
Nicolae Radu Zabet, University of Essex, UK 
Marc Zapatka, German Cancer Research Center, Germany
Hiroshi Ikegami, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, Japan
Anna Grandone, Universita degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy
Victor Jin, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
Juan Sainz, Center for Genomics and Oncological Research (GENYO), Spain
Akihiro Ikeda, University of Wisconsin Madison,    USA
Charles R. Farber, University of Virginia, USA
Jennifer Freeman, Purdue University, USA
Jung Han Kim, Marshall University, USA
Xiaoming Liu, University of Texas School of Public Health, USA
Estella Poloni, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Ji-Yuan Zhou, Southern Medical University, China
Qing Lu, Michigan State University, USA
Zuoheng Anita Wang, Yale University, USA

Multicellular invertebrate genomics
Julien Ayroles, Princeton University, USA
Christoph Bleidorn, University of Goettingen, Germany
James Brown, University of California, USA
Susan J Brown, Kansas State University, USA
Diogo Cabral-de-Mello, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil
Philippe Castagnone-Sereno, Institut Sophia Agrobiotech, France
Christoph Dieterich, Max Delbrueck Centre, Germany
Elizabeth Duncan, University of Leeds, UK
Scott Emrich, University of Tennessee, USA
Charles A Ettensohn, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Giuliano Gasperi, University of Pavia, Italy
Marco Gerdol, University of Trieste, Italy
Catherine A Hill, Purdue University, USA
Jan Kammenga, Wageningen University, Netherlands
Michail Kotsyfakis, Biology Center of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Jun Li, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, China
David M MacAlpine, Duke University Medical Center, USA
John Isaac Murray, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Amornrat Phongdara, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
Stephen Richards, University of California Davis, USA
Amit Roy, Faculty of Forestry and Wood Sciences, Czech University of Life Sciences, Czech Republic
Julio Rozas, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
Carlos Saavedra, Instituto de Acuicultura Torre de la Sal - CSIC, Spain
Fengzhu Sun, University of Southern California, USA
Denis Tagu, INRA, France
Zhijian (Jake) Tu, Virginia Tech, USA
Christian Voolstra, University of Konstanz, Germany
Robert Waterhouse, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Charles Wondji, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Shihua Zhang, Chinese Academy of Science, China
Amit Singh, University of Dayton, USA
Juan J. Pasantes, Universidade de Vigo, Spain

Non-human and non-rodent vertebrate genomics 
Alessandro Bagnato, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Luca Bargelloni, University of Padova, Italy
Stefan Bauersachs, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Francesca Bertolini, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
Fernando Biase, Auburn University, USA
Derek Bickhart, United States Department of Agriculture, USA
Elizabeth Boulding, University of Guelph, Canada
Bruce Bunnell, Tulane University, USA
Mario Cáceres, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Alessandra Crisà, Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria (CREA) - Research Centre for Animal Production and Acquaculture, Italy
Brian Davis, Texas A&M University, USA
Marcos De Donato, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico
Stephen Ekker, Mayo Clinic, USA
Greg Elgar, MRC NIMR, UK
Fugui Fang, Anhui Agricultural University, China
Xiu Feng, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Barbara Gandolfi, University of Missouri, USA
Clare Gill, Texas A&M University, USA
Unni Grimholt, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Martien Groenen, Wageningen University, Netherlands
Frank Grutzner, University of Adelaide, Australia
Artur Gurgul, National Research Institute of Animal Production, Poland
Jennifer Harrow, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK
Christelle Hennequet-Antier, INRAE, French National Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment., France
Jonathan Houseley, The Babraham Institute, UK
Eveline M. Ibeagha-Awemu, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canada
Philipp Khaitovich, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany
Johannes Krause, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Germany
Elisabeth Le Bihan-Duval, Unite de Recherches Avicoles, France
Changxi Li, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and University of Alberta, Canada
Amanda Lindholm-Perry, USDA-ARS U.S. Meat Animal Research Center, USA
George E Liu, Animal Genomics and Improvement Laboratory, ARS, USA
Zhanjiang Liu, Syracuse University, USA
Joan Lunney, Animal Parasitic Diseases Laboratory, USA
Mark Parcells, University of Delaware, USA
Heidi Parker, NHGRI/National Institutes of Health, USA
Hubert Pausch, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Francisco Peñagaricano, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Ruth Phillips, Washington State University, USA
Sean Place, Sonoma State University, USA
Deirdre Purfield, Munster Technological University, Ireland
Terje Raudsepp, Texas A&M University, USA
James Reecy, Iowa State University, USA
Deivendran Rengaraj, Seoul National University, Korea, South Korea
Mohamed Salem, University of Maryland, USA 
De-Li Shi, Sorbonne University, France
Warren Snelling, USDA Agricultural Research Service, USA
Dongxiao Sun, China Agricultural University, China
Jim Thomas, National Institutes of Health, USA
William Ka Fai Tse, Kyushu University, Japan 
Eric Vallender, University of Mississippi Medical Center, USA
Mario Ventura, Universita' degli Studi di Bari, USA
Mick Watson, The Roslin Institute, UK
Yi Xing, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Dongdong Xu, Zhejiang Marine Fisheries Research Institute, China
Ning Yang, China Agricultural University, China
Guoqiang Yi, Agricultural Genomics Institute at Shenzhen, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Paolo Zambonelli, University of Bologna, Italy
Zhe Zhang, South China Agricultural University, China
Petr Horin, University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences Brno, Czechia
Gota Morota, Virginia Polytechnic Institute University, USA
Nguyen Hong Nguyen, University of the Sunshine Coast, Autralia
Ricardo Perez-Enriquez, Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas del Noroeste, S.C. (CIBNOR), Mexico
Congjiao Sun, China Agricultural University, China
Peter Teske, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
Jens Tetens, University of Goettingen, Germany
Yoshinobu Uemoto, Tohoku University, Japan
Min Tao, Hunan Normal University, China
Yachun Wang, China Agricultural University, China

Plant genomics
Charles Addo-Quaye, Lewis-Clark State College, USA
Ahmed Afzal, Ohio State University, USA
Emidio Albertini, University of Perugia, Italy
Ekaterina Badaeva, Vavilov Institute of General Genetics Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Madan Bhattacharyya, Iowa State University, USA
Aureliano Bombarely, Virginia Tech, USA 
Hikmet Budak, Sabanci University, Turkey
Malcolm Campbell, University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada
Hector Candela, Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche, Spain
Stanialus Antony Ceasar, Division of Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Cochin, Kelara, India , India
Changbin Chen, University of Minnesota, USA
Anne-Marie Chevre, INRA, France
Parveen Chhuneja, Punjab Agricultural University, India
Fa Cui, Ludong University, China
Malay Das, Presidency University, India
Arun Prabhu Dhanapal, University of Missouri, USA
Elisabeth Dirlewanger, INRA, France
Douglas Domingues, São Paulo State University, UNESP, Brazil
Hany El-Shemy, Cairo University, Egypt
Chunxiang Fu, Qingdao Institute of Bioenergy and Bioprocess Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Yong-Bi Fu, Plant Gene Resources of Canada, Canada
Ryo Fujimoto, Kobe University, Japan
Atsushi Fukushima, RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan
Dariusz Grzebelus, University of Agriculture in Krakow, Poland
Baozhu Guo, USDA Agricultural Research Service, USA
Hui-Shan Guo, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Om Prakash Gupta, ICAR, India
Bin Han, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ruifeng He, Washington State University, USA
Chen Jiao, Zhejiang University, China, People's Republic
Stella K. Kantartzi, Southern Illinois University, USA
Birgit Kersten, Thunen Institute of Forest Genetics, Germany
Chittaranjan Kole, Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya, India
Paula X. Kover, University of Bath, UK
Michał Tomasz Kwiatek, Poznan University of Life Sciences, Poland 
Deepika Lakhwani, National Botanical Research Institute, India
Ping Lan, Institute of Soil Science, China
Jacob Landis, University of California Riverside, USA 
Alessandra Lanubile, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
Shuxian Li, USDA-Agricultural Research Service, USA 
Jun-Jun Liu, Canadian Forest Service, Canada
Chao Ma, School of agriculture and biology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, People's Republic
Mickael Malnoy, FEM, Italy
Federico Martinelli, University of Palermo, Italy
Rodney Mauricio, University of Georgia, USA
Klaus Mayer, Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany
Joann Mudge, National Center for Genome Resources, USA
Bernd Mueller-Roeber, University of Potsdam, Germany
Shree Pandey, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Kolkata, India
Roberto Papa, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Italy
Daniel Piñero, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Boas Pucker, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, Germany
Li-Juan Qiu, Institute of Crop Sciences, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Domenico Rau, University of Sassari, Italy
Oscar Riera-Lizarazu, Texas A&M University College Station, USA
Elisson Romanel, University of São Paulo, Brazil
Manuel Ruiz, CIRAD, France
Sachin Rustgi, Washington State University, USA
Paul Rushton, South Dakota State University, USA
Arun Seetharam, Iowa State University, USA
deepti Singh, Cornell University, USA
Qijian Song, Agricultural Research Service, USA 
Weibin Song, China Agricultural University, China
Braulio Soto-Cerda, Agriaquaculture Nutritional Genomic Center (CGNA), Chile
Benjamin Stich, Heinrich Heine University, Institute for Quantitative Genetics and Genomics of Plants, Germany
Muhammad Tehseen Azhar, Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan-60800, Pakistan, Pakistan
Paulo José Pereira Lima Teixeira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Javier Terol, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Agrarias, Spain
Lam-Son Tran, Texas Tech University, USA
Marie-Anne Van Sluys, University of Sao Paolo, Brazil
Praveen Chandra Verma, CSIR-National Botanical Research Institute, India 
Peter G Walley, University of Liverpool, UK
Dirk Walther, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany
Baohua Wang, School of Life Scences, Nantong University, China, People's Republic​​​​​​​
Chaoling Wei, State Key Laboratory of Tea Plant Biology and Utilization / Key Laboratory of Tea Biology Processing, Ministry of Agriculture, Anhui Agricultural University, China, People's Republic​​​​​​​
Andrew J Wood, Southern Illinois University, USA
Daoquan Xiang, National Research Council Canada, Canada
Guoyou Ye, Indian Institute of Rice Research, India
Xingguo Ye, Institute of Crop Science, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Jun Yu, Beijing Institute of Genomics, China
Baolong Zhang, Jiangsu Academy of Agricultural Science, China, People's Republic​​​​​​​
Chen-Yu Zhang, Nanjing University, China
Deqiang Zhang, Beijing Forestry University, China
Hongbin Zhang, Texas A&M University, USA
Jianwei Zhang, The University of Arizona, USA
Jinfa Zhang, New Mexico State University, USA​​​​​​​
Zhao Zhang, China Agricultural University, China
Bo Zhou, Northeast Forestry University, China
Andrea Zuccolo, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Italy 

Prokaryote microbial genomics
Alexandre Almeida, European Bioinformatics Institute, United Kingdom
Ekaterina Avershina, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences, Norway​​​​​​​
Jacqueline Batley, University of Western Australia, Australia
Rafael Azevedo Baraúna, Federal University of Pará, Brazil
Jeffrey Lawrence Blanchard, University of Massachusetts Amherst, USA
Michael Callanan, Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland
Yanjie Chao, Institute Pasteur of Shanghai, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Pieter De Maayer, University of Pretoria, South Africa
Laura Eme, Uppsala University, Sweden
Ye Feng, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Thilo Fuchs, Technische Universität München, Germany
Victor PJ Gannon, Public Health Agency of Canada, Canada
Isabel Henriques, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Anne Kupczok, Wageningen University, Netherlands​​​​​​​
Padmanabhan Mahadevan, University of Tampa, USA
Julie Maupin-Furlow, University of Florida, USA
Alessio Mengoni, University of Florence, Italy​​​​​​​
Ryo Miyazaki, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
Michelle Clair Moffitt, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Supratim Mukherjee, US Department of Energy Joint Genome Institute, USA
Sheila Nathan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia
Bernhard Renard, Hasso Plattner Institute, Germany
Dmitry Rodionov, Burnham Institute, USA
Zhi Ruan, Zhejiang University, China
Andrey Shkoporov, University College Cork, Ireland
Shanmuga Sozhamannan, Critical Reagents Program, MCS/JPEO, USA
Tina Summerfield, University of Otago, New Zealand 
Fabiano Thompson, UFRJ, Brazil
Claudio Valverde, Universidad Nacional de Quilmes - CONICET, Argentina
Yihui Yuan, Hainan University, China
Wei Zhang, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA
Beiwen Zheng, Zhejiang University, China, People's Republic​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​Linghuo Jiang, Shandong University of Technology, China

Proteomics
Yusuf Akhter, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, India
Tiziana Alberio, Università degli Studi dell'Insubria, Italy
Jeroen Krijgsveld, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Victoria Pando-Robles, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Mexico
Yasset Perez-Riverol, EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute, UK
Christoph Ritter, University of Greifswald, Germany
Kelly Ruggles, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Nilesh Tannu, The University of Texas, USA
Guoqiang Xu, Soochow University, China
Yu Xue, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
Pingfang Yang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Hanfa Zou, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Transcriptomic methods
Eduardo Andrés-León, Institute of Parasitology and Biomedicine Lopez-Neyra IPBLN-CSIC, Spain
Endre Barta, Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Hungary
Miroslav Blumenberg, New York University, USA 
​​​​​​​Angela Canovas, University of Guelph, Canada
Sumit Chanda, Burnham Institute for Medical Research, USA
Zhongxue Chen, Indiana University Bloomington, USA
Colin Clarke, NIBRT, Ireland
Carl Ernst, McGill University, Canada
Eduardo Eyras,Australian National University, Australia
Elizabeth Hutchins, The Translational Genomics Research Institute, USA
Gökhan Karakülah, Dokuz Eylul University Health Campus, Turkey
Brittney Keel, USDA, ARS, U.S. Meat Animal Research Center, USA​​​​​​​
Alper Kucukural, UMass Medical School, USA
Congjun Li, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, USA
Christopher Maher, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Andrea Rau, French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment (INRAE), France
Marcel Schulz, Goethe University, Germany
Jun Sese, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Fengzhu Sun, University of Southern California, USA
Zlatko Trajanoski, Graz University of Technology, Austria
Turgay Unver, Cankiri Karatekin University, Turkey
Sagar M Utturkar, Purdue University, USA
Guohua Wang, Center for Bioinformatics, School of Computer Science and Technology, Harbin Institute of Technology, China
Cen Wu, Department of Statistics, Kansas State University, USA
Zhenyu Xuan, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Shihua Zhang, Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, China
Wei Zhang, The University of Texas, USA
Dongxiao Zhu, Wayne State University, USA

All sections
Mikko J. Sillanpää, University of Oulu, Finland
Patrik Waldmann, University of Oulu, Finland

Editorial Advisors
Peer Bork, European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Germany
Roger Bumgarner, University of Washington, USA
Jean-Michel Claverie, CNRS, France
Antoine Danchin, Institut Pasteur, France
Joel Dudley, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Takashi Gojobori, National Institute of Genetics, Japan
Trevor Hawkins, Amersham Biosciences, USA
Des G Higgins, University College Dublin, Ireland
Eivind Hovig, The Norwegian Radium Hospital, Norway
Stuart K Kim, Stanford University Medical School, USA
Adam Kuspa, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Edison Liu, Genome Institute of Singapore, Singapore
Paul Lyons, University of Cambridge, UK
Arcady Mushegian, National Science Foundation, USA 
Norbert Perrimon, Harvard Medical School, USA 
John Quackenbush, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
J Sunil Rao, Case Western Reserve University, USA
David Relman, Stanford University, USA
Steven Salzberg, University of Maryland, USA 
Mark Stitt, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Germany 
Marc Vidal, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
K Vijayraghavan, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India
Martin Vingron, Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Germany 
James L Weber, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, USA
Huntington Willard, Marine Biological Laboratory, USA
Richard K Wilson, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Statistical Advisors
Joseph Beyene, McMaster University, Canada 
Marco Bink, Wageningen University, Netherlands
Guy Brock, University of Louisville, USA
Douglas Curran-Everett, National Jewish Health, USA
Chindo Hicks, University of Mississippi Medical Centre, USA
Carl Lombard, South African Medical Research Council, South Africa
Cavan Reilly, University of Minnesota, USA
Alex Sanchez-Pla, University of Barcelona, Spain
Xiangfeng Wang, University of Arizona, USA
Kui Zhang, Michigan Technology University, USA

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