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Genomics of isolated human populations

Guest Editors
Hoh Boon-Peng, PhD, IMU University, Malaysia
Kaixiong Ye, PhD, University of Georgia, United States

Submission Status: Open until 28 March 2025

Genomics of amphibians

Guest Editors
Tiffany Alison Kosch, PhD, University of Melbourne, Australia
María Torres-Sánchez, PhD, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain

Submission Status: Open until 21 March 2025

DNA methylation, from bacteria to humans

Guest Editors:
Marcos De Donato, PhD, The Center for Aquaculture Technologies, USA
Xiaojian Shao, PhD, National Research Council Canada, Canada

Submission Status: Open until 22 January 2025

Omics of parasites 2

Guest Editors:
Anzhelika Butenko, PhD, University of Ostrava, University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
Vyacheslav Yurchenko, PhD, University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

Submission Status: Open until 16 December 2024

Genomics of embryology

Guest Editor:
Zhenkui Qin, PhD, Ocean University of China, China

Submission Status: Open until 30 September 2024

Omics of plant-virus-vector interactions

Guest Editors:
Ragunathan Devendran, PhD, Martin-Luther University, Germany
Amalendu Ghosh, PhD, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, India
Sumit Jangra, PhD, University of Florida, USA

Submission Status: Open until 31 August 2024

Genomics of social insects

Guest Editor:
Chao Tong: Arizona State University, USA

Submission Status: Open until 27 September 2024


First dive into marine genomics

Guest Editor:
Artem Nedoluzhko: European University at Saint Petersburg, Russia

Medicinal plant genomics

Guest Editors:
Boas Pucker, PhD, Dr. rer. nat., TU Braunschweig, Germany
Christian Siadjeu, PhD, Dr. rer. nat., Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany

Omics of parasites

Guest Editors:
Anzhelika Butenko: Czech Academy of Sciences, University of Ostrava & University of South Bohemia, Czech Republic
Vyacheslav Yurchenko: University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

Ancient DNA

Guest Editors:
Ningbo Chen: Northwest A&F University, China
Artem Nedoluzhko: European University at Saint Petersburg, Russia

Single-cell technologies

Guest Editors:
Baohua Wang
: School of Life Sciences, Nantong University, China
David Casero: Research Institute at Cedars Sinai Medical Center, USA

Genomics of emerging viral diseases

Guest Editors:
Victoria Pando-Robles:
 Center of Research in Infectious Diseases in the National Public Health Institute of Mexico, Mexico
Claudia Sanchez San Martin: University of California, Department of Laboratory Medicine, USA

Antimicrobial resistance: genes, genomes and emerging technologies

Guest Editors:
Abd El-Latif Hesham: Beni-Suef University, Egypt
Youxiong Que: Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, China 
Divakar Sharma: Lady Hardinge Medical College, India

Transposable elements

Guest Editors:
Gökhan Karakülah: Dokuz Eylül University, Türkiye
Marie-Anne Van Sluys: Universidade de São Paulo; Botânica - Biosciences Institute, Brazil



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