Editors and Editorial Board

Editor in Chief

 

 

Ricordi
Camillo Ricordi, MD, FNAI
Stacy Joy Goodman Professor of Surgery; Distinguished Professor of Medicine; Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Microbiology and Immunology; Director, Diabetes Research Institute and Cell Transplant Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

 

 

Managing Editor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marco Infante, MD
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Cell Transplant Program (CCTP), Diabetes Research Institute (DRI), Miami, FL, USA

 

Editorial Board

 

AbdiReza

Reza Abdi, MD
Renal Division, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

 

Alejandro

Rodolfo Alejandro, MD
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Allickson

Julie G. Allickson, PhD
Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

 

Atala

Anthony Atala, MD
G. Link Professor and Director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA

 

Barredo

Julio C. Barredo, MD

Medical Director, Alex’s Place at SCCC and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology at Holtz Children’s Hospital, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Berggren

Per-Olof Berggren, PhD
Professor and Head Cell Biology and Experimental Endocrinology, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Director The Rolf Luft Research Center for Diabetes and Endocrinology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ekaterina Berishvili, MD
Director, Georgian National Institute of Medical Research, Tbilisi, Georgia

 

Barney

Thierry Berney, MD, MSc, FEBS (Transplant Surgery)
Professor of Surgery, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland

 

Berretta

Massimiliano Berretta, MD, PhD
Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Messina, Messina Italy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Federico Bertuzzi, MD
Head of Diabetes Unit, Niguarda Hospital, Milan, Italy

 

Bosetti

Michela Bosetti PhD
Professor of Human Anatomy,  Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Research Director Tissue Regeneration Lab, University of Eastern Piedmont, Novara, Italy

 

Brevini

Tiziana Brevini, MD
Laboratory of Biomedical Embryology, Centre for Stem Cell Research, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

 

Brunicardi

F. Charles Brunicardi, MD
Department of Surgery, University of Toledo College of Medicine, Dowling, Toledo, OH, USA

 

Caplan

Arnold I. Caplan, PhD
Director, Skeletal Research Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

 

Sylvia Daunert, PhD
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

 

Della morte

David Della Morte, MD, PhD
Department of Systems Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

 

Anil Dhawan, MD, FRCPCH

Director, NIHR/Welcome Trust and King’s College Hospital, Cell Therapy Unit, King’s College Hospital, London, UK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Dictenberg, PhD
Cell Biology, State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn, NY, USA
AccelBio, Brooklyn, NY, USA

 

Gianluca D’Ippolito, PhD
Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

 

D'Urso

Gennaro D’urso, PhD
Department of Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

 

De Coppi

Paolo De Coppi, MD
Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine Section, DBC Programme, Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK

 

Dietrich

Dalton Dietrich, PhD

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Biomedical Engineering and Cell Biology, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Dominguez

Juan Dominguez-Bendala, MSc, PhD

Res. Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Surgery, Stem Cell & Pancreatic Regeneration Laboratory, Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Dominici

Massimo Dominici, MD

Laboratory of Cellular Therapy, Program of Cell Therapy and Immuno-Oncology, Division of Oncology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences for Children & Adults, University-Hospital of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy

 

Evans

Chris Evans, PhD
John and Posy Krehbiel Professor of Orthopaedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

 

FalangaVincent Falanga, MD, FACP
Professor Emeritus, Dermatology and Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA

 

Gandolfi

Fulvio Gandolfi, PhD
Università degli Studi di Milano, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences – Production, Landscape, Agroenergy, Milan, Italy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Marta Garcia-Contreras, PhD
Department of Pathology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Stanford ChEM-H, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA

 

 

Gasbarrini

Antonio Gasbarrini, MD

Internal Medicine, and *Area Gastroenterologia ed Oncologia Medica, Dipartimento di Scienze Gastroenterologiche, Endocrino-Metaboliche e Nefro-Urologiche, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli – IRCCS, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

 

Golestaneh

Nady Golestaneh, PhD, MSc
Departments of Ophthalmology, Neurology, Biochemistry and Molecular & Cellular Biology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Director of Research, Department of Ophthalmology; Immediate Past President, Georgetown Women In Medicine (GWIM), Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA

 

Goodman

Kenneth W. Goodman, PhD
Department of Medicine, Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, Sylvester Cancer Center/University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Grassi

Fabio Grassi, MD, PhD
Mucosal Immunology, Head Institute for Research in Biomedicine, Bellinzona, Switzerland

 

Gridelli

Bruno Gridelli, MD
Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad alta specializzazione-IsMeTT, Palermo, Italy

Hare ok

Joshua M. Hare, MD
Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

Department of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Hering ok

Bernhard J. Hering, MD
Schulze Diabetes Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA

 

Huard

Johnny Huard, PhD

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA

Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, CO, USA

 

Hubbell

Jeffrey A. Hubbell, PhD
Institute of Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago, IL, USA

 

Ildstad

Suzanne Ildstad, MD
Institute for Cellular Therapeutics, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA

 

Khan

Aisha Khan, MBA
Department of Medicine, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Lakey

Jonathan RT Lakey, PhD, MSM
Professor of Surgery and Biomedical Engineering, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA

 

Langer

Robert Langer, PhD
MIT and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Giacomo Lanzoni, PhD
Diabetes Research Institute, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Elina Linetsky, PhD
Research Assistant Professor, Diabetes Research Institute, Department of Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

Wei Liu

Wei Liu, MD, PhD
Plastic Surgery of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China

Adjunct Professor of Biomedical Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China

 

Luzi

Livio Luzi, MD
Director, Endocrinology, Nutrition and Metabolic Diseases Department, MultiMedica Hospital and Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

 

Marchese

Cinzia Marchese, PhD
Chief of the Lab of Cellular Biotechnology, Director of the Unit of Regenerative Medicine, Dept. Experimental Medicine, University Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy

 

Giovanni Marfia

Giovanni Marfia, MD, PhD
Fondazione IRCCS Ca’Grande Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Neurosurgery Unit, Laboratory of Experimental Neurosurgery and Cell Therapy, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

 

Markmann

James F. Markmann, MD, PhD

Chief, Division of Transplantation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Claude E. Welch Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

 

Philip O’Connell, MBBS, BSc(Med), PhD, FRACP, FAHMS
Executive Director, Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Westmead, NSW, Australia

 

Papas

Klearchos K. Papas, MD
Department of Surgery, Institute of Cellular Transplantation, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA

 

Pastori

Ricardo Pastori, PhD
Research Professor of Medicine at the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI), University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

Peault

Bruno Péault, PhD
Orthopedic Hospital Research Center, UCLA/Orthopedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA, USA.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lorenzo Piemonti, MD
Professor of Endocrinology, Director, Diabetes Research Institute (SR-DRI), Head, Beta Cell Biology Unit, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marta Pokrywczyńska, PhD, DSc
Head of Department of Regenerative Medicine Cell and Tissue Bank, Ludwik Rydygier Medical College in Bydgoszcz, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun University Hospital No 1, Torun, Poland

 

Paul Robbins, MD
Institute on the Biology of Ageing and Metabolism, University of Minnesota, MN, USA

 

Romanelli

Marco Romanelli, MD, PhD
Full Professor of Dermatology, Chairman Dept. of Dermatology, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

 

Barry Sears, PhD
President of the Inflammation Research Foundation, Peabody, MA USA

 

Scuderi

Nicolò Scuderi, PhD
Professor Emeritus, Department of Surgery “P. Valdoni”, Unit of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

 

Shapiro

A. M. James Shapiro, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Medicine and Surgical Oncology, and Director of the Clinical Islet and Living Donor Liver Transplant Programs at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada

 

Bernard Siegel, MD
Genetics Policy Institute, Palm Beach, FL, USA

 

StablerCherie Stabler, PhD

J. Crayton Pruitt Family Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Riccardo Tamburrini, MD, PhD
Department of Surgery, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA

 

Jianming Tan, MD
Professor of Shanghai Jiatong University, Professor of the Second Military Medical University, Shanghai, China

 

Temple

H. Thomas Temple, MD

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nova Southeastern University, Miami, FL, USA

 

Tomei

Alice A. Tomei, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Surgery and Immunology at the University of Miami and Director of the Islet Immunoengineering Lab at the Diabetes Research Institute, Miami, FL, USA

 

Alan Trounson, MSC, PHD
Hudson Institute for Medical Research, Clayton, VIC, Australia

 

Vanikar

Aruna V. Vanikar, MD, FICPath, PhD
Litt. I/C Vice Chancellor, Gujarat University of Transplantation Sciences (GUTS) and Prof. and Head, Dept. of Pathology, Lab Medicine, Transfusion Services and Immunohematology, and Prof., Dept. of Stem Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine, G.R. Doshi and K.M. Mehta Institute of Kidney Diseases and Research Centre (IKDRC), Dr. H.L. Trivedi Institute of Transplantation Sciences (ITS), Civil Hospital Campus, Asarwa, Gujarat, India

 

Ventura

Carlo Ventura, MD, PhD
Full Professor of Molecular Biology, School of Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Director, National Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Stem Cell Engineering – Eldor Lab of the Istituto Nazionale di Biostrutture e Biosistemi (INBB – www.inbb.it) at the Innovation Accelerators of CNR, Bologna, Italy

 

Vianna

Rodrigo Vianna, MD, PhD
UF Health Shands Transplant Center, Division of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

 

von Herrath

Matthias von Herrath, MD
Vice President and Head, NovoNordisk Type 1 Diabetes R&D Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Center for Type 1 Diabetes Research, La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology, La Jolla, CA, USA

 

Weber

Collin J. Weber, MD
Professor Emeritus of Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Voluntary Assoc. Professor of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA

 

West

Michael D. West, PhD
BioTime, Alameda, CA, USA

 

Piotr Witkowski, MD, PhD
The Transplantation Institute, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA

 

Xiumin Xu, MD
Diabetes Research Institute, Cell Transplant Centre; Department of Surgery; Department Medicine; Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

 

 

Editorial Office

Editorial Office Director

Patrizia Verduci


Editorial Office Deputy Directors

Gianni Lombardi

Mariella Verduci