Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief

Prof. N.G Mohamed El-Hefnawy, Professor of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine , Ain Shams University Hospital, Director of Electron Microscope Center, Ain Shams University Specialized Hospital (ASUSH)

Associate Editors

Prof. A.R Joshi, Department of Physiology , Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University, College Dhankawadi, Pune, India

Prof. Peng Hou, Dept. of Endocrinology , The First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University School of Medicine, People’s Republic of China

Prof. Philomena George, Department of Biotechnology , Karunya University, Coimbatore, India

Prof. Naveed Ahmed Khan, Dept. of Biological and Biomedical Sciences , The Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, Karachi, Pakistan

Prof. Vishwa Prakash, Professor and head of unit , Safdarjung Hospital, Senior plastic surgeon, VMMC, New Delhi, India

Prof. Bechan Sharma, Department of Biochemistry , University of Allahabad, Allahabad, 211 002, India

Prof. Hamdy Ahmad Sliem, Faculty of Medicine , Suez Canal University, Egypt

Prof. Vincent I. Ugboko, Professor and Consultant, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery , Obafemi Awolowo University, College of Health Sciences, Ile-Ife, Nigeria

Prof. J.Y McCauley, Professor, Department of Medicine , University of Pittsburgh, Renal-Electrolyte Division A911 Scaife Hall 3550 Terrace Street Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA

Dr. B.D Miller, Research Instructor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine , Washington University School of Medicine, Physician in Clinical Weight Management Division of Geriatrics and Nutritional Science, Center for Human Nutrition, 660 S. Euclid Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110

Editorial Board

Prof. Yavar Rassi, Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control , Tehran University of Medical Sciences, School of Public Health, Iran

Dr. L.E McDougle, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine , The Ohio State University, Cramblett Hall, Room 1114 456 W. 10th Avenue Columbus, OH 43004, USA

Dr. E.A McGhee, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine , University of California, San Francisco P.O. Box 31934 San Francisco, CA 94131, USA

Dr. C.N Miles, Program Director, Nutritional Sciences Branch, Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition , National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Two Democracy Plaza, Room 665 6707 Democracy Boulevard, MSC 5450 Bethesda, MD 20892-5450, USA

Dr. J.R Miner , Director of Development for Strategic Initiatives, Director of Sponsored Programs St. Norbert College 100 Grant Street De Pere, WI 54115

Dr. D.E Moralejo, Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Comparative Medicine , University of Washington, Health Sciences Building, Room K-165 Box 357710 1959 N.E. Pacific Street Seattle, WA 98195

Dr. E.E Motley, Associate Dean/Professor, Department of Cardiovascular Biology , Meharry Medical College, 1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Boulevard Nashville, TN 37208

Prof. S.K Nath, Professor of Medicine and Physiology , Mayo Clinic, Guggenheim Building, Room 542 200 First Street, S.W. Rochester, MN 55905

Dr. C.A Neira, D.N.P, Clinical Coordinator , The University of Tennessee, 920 Madison Avenue, Suite 507 Memphis, TN 38103

Dr. N.S Susanne, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine , University of California, Division of Nephrology and Endocrinology David Geffen School of Medicine  Los Angeles Warren Hall, Room 707322 900 Veteran Avenue, Suite 24-130 Los Angeles, CA 90095

Dr. K.C Norris, Vice President for Research , Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science 11705 Deputy Yamamoto Place, Suite B Lynwood, CA 90262

Dr. A.l Oseini, Research Fellow, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology , Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, Guggenheim Building, Room 17 200 First Street, S.W. Rochester, MN 55905

Dr. O.A Orhan, Associate Professor, Department of Radiology , University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, #9153 Dallas, TX 75390-9153

Dr. R.O Pereira, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine , University of Colorado, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes, Denver P.O. Box 6511, MS 8106 Aurora, CO 80045-0511

Dr. J.K Podskalny, Program Director , National Institutes of Health, Training and Career Development Program, Nutritional Sciences Branch National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Two Democracy Plaza, Room 667 6707 Democracy Boulevard, MSC 5450 Bethesda, MD 20892-5450

Prof. N.M Powe, M.D. Professor, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology , Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health 2024 E. Monument Street, Suite 2-600 Baltimore, MD 21287-2223

Dr. K.A Rasooly, Deputy Director , National Institutes of Health, Division of Kidney, Urologic, and Hematologic Diseases, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Two Democracy Plaza, Room 643 6707 Democracy Boulevard, MSC 5458 Bethesda, MD 20892-5458

Dr. T.S Reaves, Assistant Professor, Department of Cell Biology and Anatomy , The Medical University of South Carolina, Basic Science Building, Room 619 173 Ashley Avenue Charleston, SC 29412

Dr. A.A Rivera, Instructor in Pathology, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine , Children’s Hospital Boston 300 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115

Dr. Lewis Roberts, Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology , Mayo Clinic, Guggenheim Building, Room 17 200 First Street, S.W. Rochester, MN 55905

Dr. R.P Rodriguez, Director, Department of Medicine , University of Washington, Nephrology and Renal Dialysis Unit, Puget Sound VA Medical Center 1660 S. Columbian Way Seattle, WA 98108

Dr. J.S Romero, Associate Physiologist/Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine , Brigham and Women’s Hospital-Harvard Medical School, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension, Longwood Medical Research Center, Room 201 221 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA 02115

Dr. Y.E Romero, Physician, Department of Internal Medicine and Otolaryngology , Mayo Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 200 First Street, S.W. Rochester, MN 55905

Dr. S.A Rosas, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, 111 Clinical Research Building 415 Curie Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104

Dr. P.A Rush, President , Organization Twenty-One, Inc., 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 800 McLean, VA 22102

Dr. Z.D Sánchez, Assistant Professor , University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Nursing Division of Acute and Chronic Care, Alexander Building, Suite 665 877 Madison Avenue Memphis, TN 38163

Dr. V.B Sarapura, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine , University of Colorado Denver, Division of Endocrinology, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center MS-8106 P.O. Box 6511 Aurora, CO 80045

Dr. S.E Abdirashid, Ph.D, Research Fellow, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology , Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, S.W. Rochester, MN 55901

Dr. B.B Thomas, Research Associate, Department of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, Division of Infectious Diseases, 505 Johnson Pavilion Philadelphia, PA 19194

Dr. H.L Tolosa, Assistant Director , Center for Advanced Sensor Technology, University of Maryland Baltimore County Technology/Research Center 5200 Westland Boulevard Baltimore, MD 21227

Dr. A.W Walcourt, Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics , Howard University College of Pharmacy, Howard University College of Medicine, Seely G. Mudd Building, Room 413 520 W Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20059

Dr. M.E Wasse, Assistant Professor of Medicine , Emory University, Renal Division, Woodruff Memorial Building, Room 338 1639 Pierce Drive Atlanta, GA 30322

Dr. M.S Winn, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine , Duke University, Center for Human Genetics, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2903 Durham, NC 27710

Dr. B.E Young, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine , University of Washington, Division of Nephrology, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, Room 152E 1660 S. Columbian Way Seattle, WA 98108

Dr. I.E Aninye, Ph.D, Postdoctoral Fellow , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N. Wolfe Street, CMSC 10-118 Baltimore, MD 21287

F.A Barbour, M.D, Physician and Hepatologist , Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, 4315 Diplomacy Drive Anchorage, AK 99508

Dr. S.N Bediako, Ph.D., M.S, Associate Professor , University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle Baltimore, MD 21250

Dr. S.H Blanchard, Associate Professor , Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza Omaha, NE 68178

R.A Carr, M.D, Assistant Professor of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania, 421 Curie Blvd. 907 Biomedical Research Building Philadelphia, PA 19104

Prof. G.N Chertow, M.D, Professor of Medicine , Stanford University School of Medicine, 1070 Arastradero Road, Suite 313 Palo Alto, CA 94034

Dr. L.O Corsino, M.D., M.H.S., Assistant Professor , Duke University, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3451 Durham, NC 27710

Dr. C.S Deidra, M.D, Assistant Professor of Medicine , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 301 Mason F. Lord Drive, Suite 2500 Baltimore, MD 21224

Dr. Tamara Darsow, Ph.D, Vice President , Research Programs, American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street Alexandria, VA 22311

Dr. M.A Davila-Bloom, Ph.D, Scientific Review Officer , The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH 6707 Democracy Blvd., Room 758 Bethesda, MD 20892-5452

Dr. C.A Diamantidis, M.D., M.H.S, Assistant Professor of Medicine , Duke University, Duke University School of Medicine, 411 W. Chapel Hill St., Suite 500 Durham, NC 27710

A.E Dokun, M.D, Assistant Professor , University of Virginia, 450 Ray C. Hunt Drive, Suite 1214C Charlottesville, 22910

Lincoln Edwards, Ph.D., D.D.S, Associate Professor , Loma Linda University, 11041 Campus Street Loma Linda, CA 92350

Dr. Roberto Fajardo, Ph.D, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics , The University of Texas Health Science Center, Center, San Antonio 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MSC 7774 San Antonio, TX 78229-3901

Dr. T.E Falaiye, M.D, Assistant Professor , Penn State Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, MC H085 Hershey, PA 17033

Dr. C.D Farr, Ph.D., M.P.H., M.A, Assistant Professor , Oakland University, Oakland University William Beaumont, School of Medicine 450 O'Dowd Hall Rochester, MI 48309

Dr. M.L Flessner, M.D., Ph.D, Program Director , The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, NIH 6707 Democracy Blvd., Room 641 Bethesda, MD 20893

Dr. F.N Brandi, Ph.D., M.B.A, Assistant Professor , University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 881 Madison Avenue, Room 216 Memphis, TN 38163

Dr. A.A Fretts, Ph.D., M.P.H, Assistant Professor , University of Washington, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1360 Seattle, WA 98052

Dr. Trudy Gaillard, Ph.D, Assistant Professor , University of Cincinnati, 3110 Vine Street, Procter Hall #238 Cincinnati, OH 45221-0038