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PLOS Biology Editorial Board

Chair of Advisory Board

Jonathan A. Eisen
University of California, Davis
United States of America

Advisory Board

Julie Ahringer
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: chromatin, epigenetics, transcription, genomics, C. elegans
James Ashe
University of Minnesota
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Neuroscience, motor learning and adaptation
Nick H. Barton
Institute of Science and Technology
Austria
Areas of expertise: Evolutionary biology, genetics
Peter B. Becker
Adolf Butenandt Institute
Germany
Areas of expertise: Chromatin, transcription, epigenetics
Margaret A. Goodell
Baylor College of Medicine
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Stem cells, hematopoietic stem cells, hematopoiesis
Douglas R. Green
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Apoptosis, cancer, immunology
William A. Harris
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: Neurobiology, retinal development, neural specification
Daniel Herschlag
Stanford University
United States of America
Areas of expertise: RNA structure, catalysis and function, and protein catalysis
Fred Hughson
Princeton University
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Intracellular trafficking, bacterial communication and quorum sensing
Laurence D. Hurst
University of Bath
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: Evolutionary genetics and genomics, computational and mathematical modelling
Andre Levchenko
Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Intracellular signal transduction, systems biology, computational modelling
Michael Lichten
National Cancer Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Meiotic recombination, double strand break repair, microbial genetics
Michel Loreau
National Centre for Scientific Research
France
Areas of expertise: Biodiversity, ecosystem functioning, ecology
Georgina M. Mace
University College London
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: Biodiversity, climate change impacts
Philippa Marrack
National Jewish Medical and Research Center/Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Immunology, T cell specificity and response
Tom Misteli
National Cancer Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Chromatin, epigenetics, splicing
Eric Nestler
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Neuroscience, addiction and depression
David Pellman
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Cell division, genome stability, chromosome segregation, cytoskeletal dynamics
David Penny
Massey University
New Zealand
Areas of expertise: Theoretical biology, molecular evolution
Gregory Petsko
Weill Cornell Medical College
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Structural biology, protein crystallography, enzyme structure and function
Hidde L. Ploegh
Whitehead Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Immunology, antigen processing, MHC, viral response
Laurence Rahme
Harvard Medical School
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Microbial pathogenesis, anti-infective therapies, systems biology, immunomodulation
Sandra Schmid
The Scripps Research Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Membrane/vesicular trafficking, endocytosis, biochemistry
David S. Schneider
Stanford University
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Microbiology and immunology, infectious disease
Ben Sheldon
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: Evolutionary biology, ecology, behavioural ecology
Pamela Silver
Harvard Medical School
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Synthetic biology, systems biology, genetic design
Antonio Vidal-Puig
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Areas of expertise: Energy expenditure, adipogenesis, nutrient partitioning
Matt Waldor
Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School/Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Evolution, pathogenicity, enteric pathogens, virulence control
Peter Walter
University of California San Francisco
United States of America
Areas of expertise: Organelle abundance, protein localization, endocytosis, cell-cell fusion

Editorial Board Members

Anurag Agrawal
Cornell University
United States of America
Richard W. Aldrich
University of Texas at Austin
United States of America
Alberto Bacci
ICM - Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle épinière
France
Anthony D. Barnosky
University of California Berkeley
United States of America
Konrad Basler
University of Zurich
Switzerland
Michael Bate
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Tim Behrens
University of Oxford
United Kingdom
Hugo Bellen
Baylor College of Medicine
United States of America
Avinash Bhandoola
University of Pennsylvania
United States of America
Peer Bork
EMBL Heidelberg
Germany
James Briscoe
MRC-National Institute for Medical Research
United Kingdom
Heather Cameron
National Institutes of Mental Health
United States of America
Judith Campisi
Buck Institute for Research on Aging
United States of America
Lon Cardon
GlaxoSmithKline
United States of America
James C. Carrington
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center
United States of America
Lars Chittka
Queen Mary, University of London
United Kingdom
Isabelle Cote
Simon Fraser University
Canada
Jeffrey Dangl
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
United States of America
Frans B. M. de Waal
Emory University
United States of America
Joseph L. DeRisi
University of California San Francisco and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Andy P. Dobson
Princeton University
United States of America
Julian Downward
Cancer Research UK
United Kingdom
Raimund Dutzler
University of Zurich
Switzerland
Ford Ebner
Vanderbilt University
United States of America
Sean Eddy
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Janelia Farm Research Campus
United States of America
Steve Elledge
Harvard Medical School
United States of America
Manfred Fahle
Bremen University
Germany
Susan M. Gasser
Friedrich Miescher Institute for Biomedical Research
Switzerland
Mikhail S. Gelfand
Institute for Information Transmission Problems, RAS
Russian Federation
Bryan T. Grenfell
Princeton University
United States of America
Hiroshi Hamada
Osaka University
Japan
Bassem Hassan
KU Leuven
Belgium
Nicholas Hastie
Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit
United Kingdom
R. Scott Hawley
Stowers Institute for Medical Research
United States of America
Anders Hedenström
Lund University
Sweden
Joseph Heitman
Duke University
United States of America
Winston Hide
Harvard University
United States of America
David Hillis
University of Texas at Austin
United States of America
Brigid L.M. Hogan
Duke University Medical Center
United States of America
Simon M. Hughes
King's College London
United Kingdom
Robert Insall
The Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
United Kingdom
Steve Jackson
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Gerald Joyce
Scripps Research Institute
United States of America
Jim Kadonaga
University of California San Diego
United States of America
Laurent Keller
University of Lausanne
Switzerland
Cheryl Kerfeld
DOE Joint Genome Institute/University of California Berkeley
United States of America
Chaitan Khosla
Stanford University
United States of America
Thomas B.L. Kirkwood
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom
Mark Krasnow
Stanford University School of Medicine
United States of America
Arthur D. Lander
University of California Irvine
United States of America
Michael Laub
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
United States of America
Susan L. Lindquist
Whitehead Institute
United States of America
Edison T. Liu
The Jackson Laboratory
United States of America
Alfonso Martinez Arias
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Markus Meister
Caltech
United States of America
Bénédicte Michel
Centre de Génétique Moléculaire
France
Emmanuel Mignot
Stanford University
United States of America
Aaron Mitchell
Carnegie Mellon University
United States of America
Nancy A. Moran
University of Texas at Austin
United States of America
Craig Moritz
University of California Berkeley
United States of America
June Nasrallah
Cornell University
United States of America
David Nemazee
Scripps Research Institute
United States of America
Philip Newmark
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Roel Nusse
Stanford University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Steve O'Rahilly
University of Cambridge
United Kingdom
Christopher Pack
McGill University
Canada
Carlos Peres
University of East Anglia
United Kingdom
Franck Polleux
Columbia University
United States of America
Andrew Read
Penn State University
United States of America
Walt V. Reid
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
United States of America
Jeremy Rich
Cleveland Clinic
United States of America
Richard J. Roberts
New England Biolabs
United States of America
Susan Rosenberg
Baylor College of Medicine
United States of America
Sarah Rowland-Jones
Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine
United Kingdom
Peter Scheiffele
University of Basel
Switzerland
Ueli Schibler
University of Geneva
Switzerland
Matthew P. Scott
Stanford University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Idan Segev
Hebrew University
Israel
Piali Sengupta
Brandeis University
United States of America
Daniel Simberloff
University of Tennessee
United States of America
Kai L. Simons
Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics
Germany
James Spudich
Stanford University
United States of America
Mandyam V. Srinivasan
University of Queensland
Australia
Derek L. Stemple
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
United Kingdom
Charles F. Stevens
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies
United States of America
Ann Stock
UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
United States of America
Bill Sugden
University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States of America
Sally Temple
New York Neural Stem Cell Institute
United States of America
Janet Thornton
European Bioinformatics Institute
United Kingdom
Heidi Tissenbaum
University of Massachusetts Medical School
United States of America
Chris Tyler-Smith
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
United Kingdom
Leslie Ungerleider
National Institutes of Mental Health
United States of America
Matt van de Rijn
Stanford University School of Medicine
United States of America
Herbert W. Virgin
Washington University School of Medicine
United States of America
Leslie Vosshall
Rockefeller University
United States of America
Gary E. Ward
University of Vermont
United States of America
Jonathan S. Weissman
University of California San Francisco/Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Marv Wickens
University of Wisconsin-Madison
United States of America
Phillip D. Zamore
University of Massachusetts Medical School
United States of America
Robert Zatorre
McGill University
Canada

Education Series Advisors

Cheryl Kerfeld
Series Editor
DOE/JGI
University of California, Berkeley
United States of America
Charles Carlson
Exploratorium
United States of America
Brad Goodner
Hiram College
United States of America
Louis Gross
University of Tennessee
United States of America
Douglas Johnson
University of Vermont
United States of America
Chaitan Kholsa
Stanford University
United States of America
Philippa Marrack
National Jewish Medical and Research Center/Howard Hughes Medical Institute
United States of America
Denis Thieffry
INSERM
France
Mary Tyler
University of Maine
United States of America