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    Editorial Board

    Simon Blank
    Center of Allergy and Environment
    Technical University of Munich
    Germany
    simon.blank@tum.de
    JVI

    Research Interest: Allergy, Allergens, Carbohydrates, cross-reactive carbohydrate deteminants
    Immunomodulation, Antibody engineering, Molecule design, Molecular biology and biochemistry
    Recombinant technologies.

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    Chiara Cadeddu
    Institute of Public Health
    Catholic University of Sacred Heart
    Italy
    chiaracadeddu@yahoo.it
    JVI

    Research Interest: Public Health and Health Technology Assessment, particularly for vaccines. 

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    Yingjie Zheng
    Professor of Epidemiology
    Department of Public Health Microbiology
    Fudan University
    China
    yjzheng@shmu.edu.cn
    JVI

    Research Interest: Infectious disease, vaccine, immunology, focus in infectious diseases, epidemiology, microbiology, vaccine development and efficacy.

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    Yadong Zheng
    Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute
    Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
    China
    zhengyadong@caas.cn
    JVI

    Research Interest: Vaccine, innate immunity, parasite-host interaction.

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    Yu-Chen Hu
    Department of Chemical Engineering
    National Tsing Hua University
    Taiwan
    ychu@mx.nthu.edu.tw
    JVI

    Research Interest: Gene therapy, Cell and tissue engineering, Vaccine development, Biomaterials, Synthetic biology and biomass, Nanobiotechnology.

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    Kuo C SHENG
    Research Fellow
    Griffith University
    Australia
    kuosheng@mail.com
    JVI

    Research Interest: Cancer immunology, vaccines, cancer, antigen-presenting cells and viral immunology.

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    Han Zhang
    Emory University
    USA
    han.zhang@emory.edu
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    Rachael Almond
    Vaccine Evaluation Unit Public Health England
    UK
    rachael.almond@phe.gov.uk
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    Research Interest: Her project here focused on the development of a novel therapeutics for the treatment of immune and inflammatory skin diseases such as psoriasis using a skin epidermal Langerhans cell model.

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    Mingsheng Cai
    Associate professor
    Depaertment of Pathogenic Biology and Immunology
    Guang zhou Medical University
    China
    mingshengcai@hotmail.com
    JVI

    Research Interest: Molecular mechanisms of immune evasion of EBV and HSV-1. Molecular mechanisms of EBV and HSV-1 infection and its interaction with the host. Mechanisms of pathogenesis of EBV and HSV-1 infection.

    Published Papers:

    1.    Representative papers published after work

    1)    Li ML, Chen T, Wang P, Zou XM, Xu Z, Wang YF, Chen DX, Peng T, Cai MS(*). Characterization of the nucleocytoplasmic transport mechanisms of Epstein-Barr virus BFLF2. Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, 2018, Accept. (SCI, IF=5.5)

    2)    Cai MS, Liao ZM, Chen T, Wang P, Zou XM, Wang YF, Xu Z, Jiang S, Huang JL, Chen DX, Peng T, Hong GD, Li ML(*). Characterization of the subcellular localization of Epstein-Barr virus encoded proteins in live cells. Oncotarget, 2017, 8(41), 70006-70034. (SCI, IF=5.168)

    http://www.impactjournals.com/oncotarget/index.php?journal=oncotarget&page=article&op=view&path[]=19549&author-preview=f31

    3)    Cai MS, Li ML, Wang KZ, Wang S, Lu Q, Yan JH, Mossman KL, Lin RT, Zheng CF(*). The herpes simplex virus 1-encoded envelope glycoprotein B activates NF-κB through the Toll-like receptor 2 and MyD88/TRAF6-dependent signaling pathway. Plos One, 2013, 8(1), e54586. (SCI, IF=3.534)
    http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0054586

    4)    Cai MS, Deng SX, Li ML(*). Comparison of the immune responses in BALB/c Mice following immunization with DNA-based and live attenuated vaccines delivered via different routes. Vaccine, 2013, 31(9),1353-1356. (SCI, IF=3.485)
    https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0264-410X(12)01308-4

    5)    Cai MS, Jiang S, Zeng ZC, Li XW, Mo CC, Yang YJ, Chen CK, Xie PP, Bian Y, Wang JL, Huang JL, Chen DX, Peng T, Li ML(*). Probing the nuclear import signal and nuclear transport molecular determinants of PRV ICP22. Cell & Bioscience, 2016, 6: 3. (SCI, IF=3.294)
    https://cellandbioscience.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13578-016-0069-7

    6)    Cai MS, Jiang S, Li XW, Zeng ZC, Li ML(*). Characterization of the nuclear import mechanisms of HSV-1 UL31. Biological Chemistry. 2016, 397(6): 555-561. (SCI, IF=3.273)
    https://www.degruyter.com/doi/10.1515/hsz-2015-0299

    7)    Cai MS, Huang ZB, Liao ZM, Chen T, Wang P, Jiang S, Chen DX, Peng T, Bian Y, Hong GD, Yang H, Zeng ZC, Li XW, Li ML(*). Characterization of the subcellular localization and nuclear import molecular mechanisms of herpes simplex virus 1 UL2. Biological Chemistry. 2017, 398(4): 509-517. (SCI, IF=3.273)
    https://www.degruyter.com/doi/10.1515/hsz-2016-0268 

    8)    Cai MS, Li ML, Zheng CF(*). Herpesviral infection and Toll-like receptor 2. Protein & Cell, 2012, 3(8), 590-601. (SCI, IF=3.22)

    https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13238-012-2059-9

    9)    Li ML, Jiang S, Mo CC, Wang JL, Huang JL, Zeng ZC, Li XW, Chen CK, Yang YJ, Peng T, Cai MS(*). Identification of molecular determinants for the nuclear import of pseudorabies virus UL31. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 2015, 587, 12-7. (SCI, IF=2.807)
    https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0003-9861(15)30075-8

    10)    Li ML, Jiang S, Wang JL, Mo CC, Zeng ZC, Yang YJ, Chen CK, Li XW, Cui W, Huang JL, Peng T, Cai MS(*). Characterization of the nuclear import and export signals of pseudorabies virus UL31. Archives of Virology, 2015, 160, 2591-2594. (SCI, IF=2.255)
    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00705-015-2527-7

    11)    Cai MS, Chen DX, Zeng ZC, Yang H, Jiang S, Li XW, Mai JY, Peng T, Li ML*. Characterization of the nuclear import signal of herpes simplex virus 1 UL31. Archives of Virology, 2016, 161(9):2379-2385. (SCI, IF=2.058)
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00705-016-2910-z

    12)    Li ML, Cui W, Mo CC, Wang JL, Zhao ZY, Cai MS(*). Cloning, expression, purification, antiserum preparation and its characteristics of the truncated UL6 protein of herpes simplex virus 1. Molecular Biology Reports, 2014, 41(9), 5997-6002. (SCI, IF=2.024)
    https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11033-014-3477-y

    2.    Representative papers published at the time of Ph.D. candidate
    13)    Cai MS, Wang S, Long J, Zheng CF(*). Probing of the nuclear import and export signals and subcellular transport mechanism of varicella-zoster virus tegument protein open reading frame 10. Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 2012, 201(1), 103-111. (SCI, IF=3.545)
    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00430-011-0211-4

    14)    Cai MS, Wang S, Xing JJ, Zheng CF(*). Characterization of the nuclear import and export signals, and subcellular transport mechanism of varicella-zoster virus ORF9. Journal of General Virology, 2011, 92(Pt 3), 621-626. (SCI, IF=3.363)
    http://jgv.microbiologyresearch.org/content/journal/jgv/10.1099/vir.0.027029-0#tab2

    15)    Li ML, Wang S, Cai MS, Zheng CF(*). Identification of nuclear and nucleolar localization signals of PRV early protein UL54 reveals that its nuclear targeting is required for efficient production of virus. Journal of virology, 2011, 85, 10239–10251. (SCI, IF=5.402)
    http://jvi.asm.org/content/85/19/10239.long

    16)    Wang L, Li ML, Cai MS, Xing JJ, Wang S, Zheng CF(*). A PY-nuclear localization signal is required for nuclear accumulation of HCMV UL79 protein. Medical Microbiology and Immunology, 2012, 201(3),381-387. (SCI, IF=3.545)

    https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00430-012-0243-4

    17)    Li ML, Wang S, Cai MS, Guo H, Zheng CF(*). Characterization of molecular determinants for nucleocytoplasmic shuttling of PRV UL54. Virology, 2011, 417, 385-417. (SCI, IF=3.351)
    https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0042-6822(11)00268-6

    3.    Representative papers published at the time of M.Sc. candidate
    18)    Cai MS, Cheng AC(*), Wang MS, Chen WP, Zhang X, Zheng SX, Pu Y, Lou KP, Zhang Y, Sun L, Wang LL, Zhu DK, Luo QH, Chen XY. Characterization of the duck plague virus UL35 gene. Intervirology, 2010, 53(6), 408-416. (SCI, IF=1.756)
    https://www.karger.com/?DOI=10.1159/000317291

    19)    Cai MS, Cheng AC (*), Wang MS, Zhao LC, Zhu DK, Luo QH, Liu F, Chen XY. His6-tagged UL35 protein of duck plague virus: expression, purification, and production of polyclonal antibody. Intervirology, 2009, 52(3),141-151. (SCI, IF=1.106)
    https://www.karger.com/?DOI=10.1159/000221833

    20)    Cai MS, Cheng AC (*), Wang MS, Zhao LC, Zhu DK, Luo QH, Liu F, Chen XY. Characterization of synonymous codon usage bias in the duck plague virus UL35 gene. Intervirology, 2009, 52(5), 266-278. (SCI, IF=1.106)
    https://www.karger.com/Article/Abstract/231992



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    Merghoub Taha
    Associate Biologist
    Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    USA
    MerghouT@mskcc.org
    JVI

    Research Interest: Pathogenesis and Treatment of Melanoma, and in Part are directed at Developing Tools to Study Melanoma.

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    Haiqi He
    Southern Plains Agricultural Research Center
    USA
    haiqi.he@ars.usda.gov
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    Pele Choi-Sing Chong
    Founder of Vaccine Research and Development Center
    National Institute of Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology
    Taiwan
    pelechong@nhri.org.tw
    JVI

    Research Interest: Protein Engineering, Adjuvant and Vaccine Delivery Systems, Vaccinology, cGMP Quality Management, Immunology.

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    Siva Gandhapudi
    University of Louisville
    USA
    siva.gandhapudi@louisville.edu
    JVI

    Research Interest: Cytokine based Immunotherapies to treat lymphopenia, Clinical biomarkers in psychological disorders, Effects of Inflammation on hematopoiesis.

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    Mahfoozur Rahman
    Associate Professor
    Department of Pharmaceutics
    Abhilashi College of Pharmacy
    India
    mahfoozkaifi@gmail.com
    JVI

    Research Interest: Immune based inflammatory disorders (with special reference to nanomedicines).

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    Stefano Petrini
    Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell Umbria e delle Marche
    Italy
    s.petrini@izsum.it
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    Biography: Full Researcher involved the National Reference Laboratory (NRL) for Pestivirus and Asfivirus and the employed the Laboratory of Virology at the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale Umbria-Marche, Perugia, Italy. He is also a member of National Reference Centre for Alternative Methods, Wellness and Care of Laboratory Animals at the Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale Lombardia and Emilia-Romagna, Brescia
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