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Biochemistry and metabolism

Subject Editor

Ron Mittler
Department of Biological Sciences
College of Arts and Sciences
University of North Texas
Denton, USA
Area of expertise: oxidative stress, multiple abiotic stress, molecular ecology of desert plant

Associate Editors

Catherine Bellini
Umeå Plant Science Centre
Department of Plant Physiology
Umeå University
Umeå, Sweden
Area of expertise: phytohormone, auxin, root

Thomas Berberich
Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F)
Laboratory Centre
Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Area of expertise: environmental stress, differential gene expression and proteome analyses, regulation of mRNA translation, cellular signalling pathway

Harry Brumer
Michael Smith Laboratories & Department of Chemistry
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, Canada
Area of expertise: enzymology, carbohydrates

Hyung-Taeg Cho
School of Biological Sciences
Seoul National University
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Area of expertise: cell differentiation and growth, auxin transport and physiology, root hair, cis-element analysis

Karl-Josef Dietz
Plant Biochemistry and Physiology
University of Bielefeld
Bielefeld, Germany
Area of expertise: photosynthesis, abiotic stresses, cell signalling, redox regulation

Christine H. Foyer
Centre for Plant Sciences
Faculty of Biological Sciences
University of Leeds
Leeds, United Kingdom
Area of expertise: redox biology and signalling, respiration and respiratory complex I, photosynthesis, CO2 enrichment

Per Gardeström
Umeå Plant Science Centre
Department of Plant Physiology
Umeå University
Umeå, Sweden
Area of expertise: mitochondria, respiration/photorespiration, cell fractionation, senescence, chloroplast-mitochondria interaction

Zhizhong Gong
State Key Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry
College of Biological Sciences
China Agricultural University
Beijing, China
Area of expertise: cold/salt stress tolerance, microRNA

Bingru Huang
Department of Plant Biology
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
New Brunswick, USA
Area of expertise: stress physiology (heat, drought, salt), functional genomics, water relations, carbon/hormone/antioxidant/protein metabolisms

Annie Marion-Poll
Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin
INRA – Centre de Versailles-Grignon
Versailles, France
Area of expertise: plant hormones, abscisic acid, seed, germination, dormancy

Ian Max Møller
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics
Science and Technology
Aarhus University
Slagelse, Denmark
Area of expertise: mitochondria, respiration, proteomics, oxidative stress, seed physiology, protein oxidation

Melvin Oliver
United state department of Agriculture (USDA)
University of Missouri
Columbia, USA
Area of expertise: desiccation tolerance, translational controls, bioinformatic

Soraya Pelaz
Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)
Campus UAB
Barcelona, Spain
Area of expertise: flower development, flowering time, plant development, genetic

Edouard Pesquet
Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences
Stockholm University
Stockholm, Sweden
Area of expertise: xylem, primary and secondary cell wall, plant cell culture, programmed cell death, cytoskeleton

Rosa M. Rivero
CEBAS-CSIC, Department of Plant Nutrition
Universitario de Espinardo
Murcia, Spain
Area of expertise: plant physiology, plant biochemistry, abiotic stress combination, oxidative stress, plant molecular pathways and signalling 

Hiroshima Saitoh
Department of Molecular Microbiology
Tokyo University of Agriculture
Tokyo, Japan
Area of expertise: plant pathology, molecular microbiology, molecular biology

Enrico Scarpella
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada
Area of expertise: auxin transport and signalling, leaf and vascular development, gene regulatory network, live imaging

Renate Scheibe
School of Biology and Chemistry
Lab of Plant Physiology
Osnabrück University
Osnabrück, Germany
Area of expertise: carbon assimilation, energy metabolism, redox-regulation, fine-regulation of chloroplast enzymes, redox-signaling

Dominique Van Der Straeten
Laboratory of Functional Plant Biology
Ghent University
Ghent, Belgium
Area of expertise: plant hormones and interactions with light signaling and abiotic stress, imaging, biofortification