Paul Zarogoulidis, MD, PhD 
Pulmonary-Oncology Department
"Theageneio" Cancer Hospital, Thessaloniki

J. Francis Turner, Jr., MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM
Professor and Vice-Chairman
Co-Director: Thoracic Oncology
Department of Medicine
University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine
1924 Alcoa Highway, U114
Knoxville, TN 37920, USA

Editors and Associate Editors

Nikolaos Barbetakis, M.D, Ph.D
Director of Thoracic Surgery Department
"Theageneio" Cancer Hospital
Thessaloniki, Greece
Ioannis Boukovinas, MD, PhD
Head of Oncology Unit, Bioclinic of Thessaloniki,
Thessaloniki 54622, Greece
Junya Fukuoka, Chair Professor
Department of Pathology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
Director and Chair. Department of Pathology, Kameda Medical Center,   Kamogawa, Chiba, Japan
Nikolaos Machairiotis, M.D
First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens
Athens, Greece
Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, M.D
Thoracic Surgeon, University College London Hospitals (UCLH)
London, United Kingdom
Nikolaos Papanas, M.D, Ph.D
Diabetes Centre
Second Department of Internal Medicine
University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis
Democritus University of Thrace, Alexandroupolis, Greece
  Pavlos Papakotoulas, M.D, Ph.D
1st Oncology Department, “Theageneio”  Cancer Hospital
Thessaloniki, Greece
Konstantinos Porpodis, MD, Ph.D
"G. Papanikolaou" General Hospital, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki, Greece
Chrysanthi Sardeli, M.D, Ph.D, Associate Professor
Pharmacology-Clinical Pharmacology
Department of Clinical  Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Thessaloniki, Greece
Michael J. Simoff, MD, FACP, FCCP
Director, Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology
Program Director, Interventional Pulmonology Fellowship
Director, Lung Cancer Screening
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Henry Ford Hospital
Professor of Medicine, FTA
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI 48202, USA
Chong Bai, Professor of Pulmonary Medicine   
Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University
Shanghai, China
Haidong Huang, Associate Professor of Pulmonary Medicine   
Department of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University
Shanghai, China

Editorial Board

Fabio Coppedè, Ph.D.
Professor of Genetics, Medical Genetics, Environmental Mutagenesis and Risk Biomarkers
Faculty of Medicine
University of Pisa
Via S. Giuseppe 22, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Chuxia Deng, Ph.D.
Dean and Chair Professor, Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Macau, Macau SAR, China
Hiroyuki Kobori, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Departments of Medicine and Physiology
Director of the Molecular Core in Hypertension and Renal COE
Tulane University Health Sciences Center
New Orleans, LA 70112-2699
Jerry (Jian Q.) Feng MD, PHD
Professor and Vice Chair
Biomedical Sciences
Texas A&M University College of Dentistry
Dallas, TX 75246, USA
Saikat Nandi, M.S., D.Phil. (Oxford)
Senior Research Associate
NCI-NYSTAR Cancer Discovery Fellow
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
New York 11724
Toshifumi Ohkusa, MD, PhD
Professor and Chief
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine, Kashiwa Hosipital
The Jikei University School of Medicine
Chiba 277-8567, Japan
Oliviero Riggio, MD
Department of Clinical Medicine "Sapienza" University of Rome
Roma 00185
Terumi Kamisawa, MD
Department of Internal Medicine
Tokyo Metropolitan Komagome Hospital
3–18–22 Honkomagome Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8677

George Giannakoulas
University Cardiology Department, ``AHEPA`` University Hospital
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,
Thessaloniki, Greece

  Ilias Karapantzos
Ear, Nose and Throat Department, ``Saint Luke`` Private Hospital
Panorama, Thessaloniki, Greece
  Konstantinos Sapalidis
3rd Department of Surgery, "AHEPA" University Hospital,
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Medical School Thessaloniki, Greece

Ye Zeng, PhD
Associate professor
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
West China School of Basic Medical Sciences & Forensic Medicine
Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China