Editorial Board


Mark Harris
University of Leeds, UK
Research interests: RNA viruses, particularly positive strand
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Deputy Editor-in-Chief

Paul Duprex
Center for Vaccine Research, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Research interests: negative-stranded RNA viruses, pathogenesis, vaccinology

Reviews Editor

Colin Crump
University of Cambridge, UK
Research interests: virus–cell interactions, virus assembly and egress, herpesviruses, polyomaviruses
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Olivier Andreoletti
Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse, France
Research interests: prion disease, prion-like disease, pathogenesis, neurodegeneration
Eduardo Rodríguez Bejarano
University of Malaga – CSIC, Spain
Research interests: plant–virus interaction, DNA viruses
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Paul Britton
The Pirbright Institute, Woking, UK
Research interests: nidoviruses, infectious bronchitis virus, positive-sense RNA viruses
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Theodora Hatziioannou
The Rockefeller University, New York, USA
Research interests: retrovirology, HIV-1, restriction factors, animal models, virus entry
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Elisabeth Herniou
Insect Biology Research Institute, CNRS-Université de Tours, France
Research interests: insect viruses, phylogenetic, comparative genomics, viral diversity, taxonomy, Baculoviridae, Polydnaviridae, Nudiviridae
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Chris McCormick
University of Southampton, UK
Research interests: positive-strand RNA virus replication and genetics

Eng Eong Ooi
Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
Research interests: dengue, other flaviviruses, host–pathogen interaction, immunity
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Viviana Parreno
Instituto Nacional de Tecnologia Agropecuaria (INTA), Argentina
Research interests: rotavirus, coronavirus, norovirus, viral vaccines for bovines and horses, use of nanobodies in prevention of viral infections
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Joanna Parish
University of Birmingham, UK
Research interests: human papillomavirus, small DNA viruses, virus replication, transcription, persistence, virus–host interactions
Andreas Pichlmair
Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry, Germany
Research interests: antiviral innate immunity, virus–host interactions, mass spectrometry
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Elina Roine
University of Helsinki, Finland
Research interests: prokaryotic viruses, virus–host interaction, viral genomics
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Stacey Schultz-Cherry
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
Research interests: influenza virus, enteric viruses (including astrovirus, norovirus, calicivirus), viral pathogenesis, viral immunology, vaccines and antiviral related to influenza or enteric viruses, cellular responses to viral infections, veterinary virology
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Silke Stertz
University of Zurich, Switzerland
Research interests: influenza virus entry, RNAi screens for host factors required for replication, antivirals for influenza, virus–host interactions, restriction factors for influenza viruses (Mx, IFITM etc.)
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Mark Wills
University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, UK
Research interests: herpesviruses, immunevasion, immunology, latency, T cells, NK cells, cytomegalovirus
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Christiane Wobus
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Research interests: caliciviruses, enteric viruses, astroviruses, virus–host/virus–bacteria interactions
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Advisory Board

Danielle Anderson
Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
Research interests: emerging infectious disease, molecular virology, negative-strand RNA viruses, paramyxovirus
Annika Antonsson
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia
Research interests: oral HPV infection and HPV in head and neck cancers, skin papillomaviruses, animal papillomaviruses, polymerase chain reaction, phylogenetic analysis
Anne Balkema-Buschman
Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Insel Riems, Germany
Research interests: prions, animal TSE, TSE species barriers; also virus ecology in bats, paramyxoviruses

Wendy Barclay
Imperial College London, UK
Research interests: influenza
Graham J. Belsham
Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
Research interests: molecular biology of picornaviruses, especially FMDV pestiviruses; positive-strand RNA viruses, viral protein synthesis, virus replication, virus–host interactions
Hans-Ulrich Bernard
University of California, Irvine, USA
Research interests: papillomaviruses and associated cancers: transcription of, epigenetics, evolution, taxonomy, epidemiology

Benjamin Brennan
CVR, Glasgow, UK
Research interests: bunyavirus, arboviruses, innate immunity, phlebovirus, reverse genetics
Paul Clapham
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
Research interests: HIV-1 envelope tropism and receptor use, HTLV, other retroviruses and endogenous retroviruses
Rollie Clem
Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA
Research interests: invertebrate virology, arbovirus–mosquito interactions

Andrew Davison
University of Glasgow, UK
Research interests: herpesvirus (especially genomics)
Ulrich Desselberger
University of Cambridge, UK
Research interests: epidemiology, rotaviruses and noroviruses, molecular biology of influenza viruses, pathogenesis of RNA viruses, viral immunology and disease prevention
Paul Digard
The Roslin Institute and R(D)SVS, University of Edinburgh, UK
Research interests: budding, influenza, RNA polymerase

Felix Drexler
Charité - Universitaetsmedizin, Berlin
Research interests: taxonomy, viral ecology
David Durantel
French Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM), Paris, France
Research interests: viral hepatitis (A to E), assembly/morphogenesis, innate immunity, and mechanisms of immune evasion
Stacey Efstathiou
National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), Potters Bar, UK
Research interests: herpesviruses, virus pathogenesis, latency, vaccines

Paul Farrell
Imperial College London, UK
Research interests: Epstein–Barr virus, KSHV, HHV8, herpesvirus cancer biology, tumour virology
Andrew Firth
University of Cambridge, UK
Research interests: virus genomics, translation mechanisms
George F. Gao
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, People's Republic of China
Research interests: T-cell immunity, influenza virus, coronavirus, virus entry, enveloped virus, structural virology, influenza virus ecology and evolution

Rob Gifford
University of Glasgow, UK
Research interests: virus ecology, evolution
Laurent Gillet
University of Liège, Belgium
Research interests: gammaherpesviruses, veterinary viruses
Urs Greber
University of Zurich, Switzerland
Research interests: adenoviridae, cytoplasmic and nuclear transport, infection, picornaviridae, signal transduction, virus entry

Steve Griffin
University of Leeds, UK
Research interests: hepatitis C virus, HCV and liver cancer, virus ion channels, antivirals, oncolytic viruses, positive-strand RNA viruses (animal), viruses and cancer, virus entry
Lara Herrero
Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, Australia
Research interests: alphavirus pathogenesis
Catherine Jopling
University of Nottingham, UK
Research interests: microRNA regulation, translation and other RNA mechanisms applied to viruses in general

Clare Jolly
University College London, UK
Research interests: assembly, cytoskeleton, HIV, T-cell, virological synapse
Michael Kann
University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Research interests: hepatitis B, intracellular transport
Alain Kohl
MRC – University of Glasgow Centre for Virus Research, UK
Research interests: arboviruses and emerging viruses, innate immunity, replication, vector biology

Gael Kurath
University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Research interests: IHN virus, fish rhabdoviruses, fish paramyxoviruses, viral shedding
Nicolas Locker
University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
Research interests: cell signalling, IRES, RNA-struction function, translational control, gene expression, virus–host interactions
Stuart MacFarlane
The James Hutton Institute (JHI), Dundee, UK
Research interests: plant viruses, plant virus transmission, plant virus molecular biology

Andrew Macdonald
University of Leeds, UK
Research interests: cell biology, evasion, immune evasion, immunity, papillomavirus, Polyomavirus, smaller DNA tumour viruses
Suresh Mahalingam
Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, Australia
Research interests: alphaviruses, arboviruses, pathogenesis and host responses, positive-strand RNA viruses, RNA virus–host interactions, viral immunology
Andrea Marzi
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD, USA
Research interests: filoviruses, pathogenesis hemorrhagic fever viruses, vaccines, virus entry, VSV

Andres Merits
University of Tartu, Estonia
Research interests: positive-strand RNA viruses (especially alphaviruses and HCV), antivirals, host factors for virus replication, virus-encoded enzymes and proteins, virus replication and replication complexes
Ilhelm Messaudi
School of Medicine, University of California Riverside, USA
Research interests: herpes virus, influenza, nonhuman primate, T cell, vaccine, yellow fever
Marcel Mueller
Charité - Universitaetsmedizin, Berlin
Research interests: RNA viruses, emerging viruses, innate immunity

Benjamin Neuman
University of Reading, UK
Research interests: emerging viruses and their replicative organelles
Peter O'Hare
Imperial College London, UK
Research interests: gene regulation, herpes, virus assembly
Michelle Ozbun
The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA
Research interests: human papillomaviruses, small DNA viruses – life cycle, replication, human tumour viruses – related to tumorigenesis, early infection events; cell biology of virus entry, cell signaling during early infection

Stefan Pöhlmann
German Primate Center, Göttingen, Germany
Research interests: influenza, corona and filoviruses; HIV, host cell entry, proteolytic activation, innate immunity
Matt Reeves
University College London, UK
Research interests: herpesvirus family, latency and reactivation, cell signalling, gene regulation
Nicola Rose
National Institute for Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), Potters Bar, UK
Research interests: models of chronic virus disease (HIV, HCV), vaccination

Esther Schnettler
Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany
Research interests: arboviruses
Martin Schwemmle
University Medical Center Freiburg, Germany
Research interests: influenza virus, Borna disease virus, negative-strand RNA viruses, neurovirology, protein complexes, protein–protein interactions, viral polymerase, viral replication
Pei-Yong Shi
Novartis Institute for Tropical Diseases, Singapore
Research interests: flaviviruses, antiviral drug discovery, plus-strand RNA virus replication and innate immunity

John Sinclair
University of Cambridge, UK
Research interests: control of herpesvirus gene expression, viral transcriptional regulators, viral regulation of cell cycle and apoptosis
Michael Skinner
Imperial College London, UK
Research interests: avian poxviruses, recombinant vaccines, interferon
Geoffrey Smith
University of Cambridge, UK
Research interests: poxviruses

Richard Stanton
Cardiff University, UK
Research interests: molecular pathogenesis and immune evasion of human cytomegalovirus, use of adenovirus vectors
Dan Streblow
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
Research interests: plant viruses
Ayato Takada
Hokkaido University, Japan
Research interests: hemorrhagic fever viruses/filoviruses

Yasuhiro Takeuchi
University College London, UK
Research interests: therapy vectorology, viral receptors, xenotransplantation, zoonosi
Stefan Taube
University of Lübeck, Germany
Research interests: caliciviruses, RNA-virus reverse-genetics, virus–glycan interactions, virus–receptor interactions
Norman Tautz
University of Lübeck, Germany
Research interests: regulation of RNA, replication of positive-strand RNA viruses

Andy Turnell
University of Birmingham, UK
Research interests: DNA viruses and virus–cell interactions
Mark Varrelmann
University of Göttingen, Germany
Research interests: plant RNA viruses, recombination, RNA silencing suppressors, virus resistance, virus–plant interaction, viruses and biotechnology
Veronika von Messling
Paul-Ehrlich-Institut, Germany
Research interests: negative-strand RNA viruses, pathogenesis, vaccine development, immune response assessment, animal models

Friedemann Weber
Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
Research interests: bunyaviruses, coronaviruses, interferon, RIG-I-like receptors
Michelle West
University of Sussex, UK
Research interests: EBV, tumour virology
Roland Zell
University of Jena, Germany
Research interests: influenza viruses, picornavruses, varicella zoster virus, herpes simplex virus

Bo Zhang
Wuhan Institute of Virology, China
Research interests: virus structure and function
Bin Zhou
NYU Langone Medical Center, USA
Research interests: influenza
John Ziebuhr
Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
Research interests: coronavirus, nidovirus, viral enzymes
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