Editor-in-Chief: Professor LIU ZY, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China

Scientific Editor: Dr. Hiran Ariyawansa, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China

Managing Editor: Ms. Thisari Dharmawaradana, BSc, Sri Lanaka

Senior Associate Editors

McKENZIE EHC, Senior Plant Pathologist, LandCare, New Zealand - General mycology
BAERLOCHER F, Professor, Mount Allison University, Canada – Ingoldian fungi and symbiosis
BINDER M, PhD, Clark University, USA – Basidiomycetes
CALLAC P, PhD, INRA, France – Fungal cultivation and nutriceuticals
JONES EBG, Professor, BIOTEC, Thailand – Marine fungi
LÜCKING R, Curator, The Field Museum, Chicago, USA – Lichens
PROKSCH P, Professor, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany – Novel compounds from fungi
SRIDHAR R, Professor, Mangalore University, India – Freshwater fungi
STEPHENSON SL, Professor, University of Arkansas USA – Slime molds
STROBEL G, Professor, Montana State University, USA – Drug discovery from fungi

Associate Editors

ABD-ELSALAM K, Assoc Professor, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt. Plant pathogens
ALBERTO R, Professor, College of Agriculture, Central Luzon State University, Philippines. Plant pathogens
BAHKALI AH, Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Marine fungi
BALA K, PhD, University of Ottawa, Canada. Forest Pathology
BOONPRAGOP K, PhD, Department of Biology, Ramkhamhaeng University, Bangkok, Thailand. Biotechnology
BURGESS TI, PhD, Murdoch University, Australia. Pathogens
CASTAÑEDA RF, Professor, Instituto de Investigaciones Fundamentales en Agricultura Tropical, Cuba. Asexual fungi
CHUKEATIROTE E, Assist Professor, Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand. Biotechnology
COURTECUISSE R, PhD, University of Lille, France. Basidiomycetes
DONG-MEI WANG, PhD. Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China. Endophytes
DOVERI F, PhD, Livorno and External Collaborator of Pisa University, Italy. Dung fungi
DUONG ML, PhD, Hanoi University of Education, Vietnam. Biotechnology
FOURNIER J, PhD, Las Muros, France. Xylariaceae
GHOBAD-NEJHAD M, PhD, Research Organization for Science and Technology, Iran. Polypores
GIBERTONI T, PhD, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil. Polypores
GRUBE M, PhD, University of Graz, Germany. Lichens
HONG HW, PhD, MAF Biosecurity, New Zealand. Plant pathology
HOSOYA T, PhD, National Museum of Nature and Science, Japan. Discomycetes
KODSEUB, R, PhD, Pibulsongkram Rajabhat University, Thailand. Biotechnology
LADO C, PhD, Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Spain. Myxomycetes
MEL'NIK VA, PhD. Komarov Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. Asexual fungi
MORENO HG, Professor, University Alcalá de Henares, Spain. Basidiomycetes
MOSLEM MA, Associate Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. Biotechnology
NAKASHIMA C, Assoc Professor, Mie University, Japan. Powdery mildews
PFENNING L, PhD, Universidade Federal de Lavras, Brazil. Plant Pathology
PHILLIPS A, Professor, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal. Botryosphaeriales
PI-HAN WANG, PhD, Professor Tunghai University, Taiwan. Forest Ecology
PROMPUTTHA I, PhD, Chiang Mai University, Thailand. Endophytes
RAJA, H, PhD, University of Illinois, USA. Freshwater fungi
ROJAS C, PhD, University of Arkansas, USA. Myxomycetes
ROLLINS AW, Assist Professor, Lincoln Memorial University, USA. Myxomycetes
ROMERO AI, PhD, Senior Researcher, CONICET, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina. Ascomycete taxonomy
SHAMOUN S, Research Scientist, Canadian Forest Service, Canada. Forest pathology
SHENOY BD, PhD, Institute of Microbial Technology, CSIR India. Marine fungi
SHIN HD, Professor, Korea University, Korea. Taxonomy of plant pathogens
SHIVAS R, PhD, Senior Scientist, Agric-Science, Queensland, Australia. Taxonomy of plant pathogens
STOCKER E, Assoc. Professor, University of Salzburg, Austria. General mycology
STUBBE D, PhD, Ghent University, Belgium. Lichens
TAYLOR JE, PhD, Edinburgh Botanical gardens, UK. Endophytes and invasive species

TAO G, PhD, Guizhou Key Laboratory of Agricultural Biotechnology, Guizhou Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guiyang, P.R. China. Endophytes

TEJESVI MV, PhD, University of Oulu, Finland. Endophytes and drug discovery
TSUI CYM, PhD, University of British Columbia, Canada. Forest Pathology
VASILYEVA LN, PhD, Far East Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia. Ascomycete taxonomy
VIJAI KUMAR GUPTA, National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland. Biotechnology
VIZZINI A, Researcher, Università di Torino, Italy. Basidiomycetes

WANG B, PhD, Agronomy Department at Iowa State University, USA. Molecular biology techniques, plant and insect fungi genetics

WANG PH, Professor, Tunghai University, Taiwan. Forest Ecology
YANG YL, Assoc Professor, Department of Life Sciences, Liupanshui Normal University, Liupanshui, P.R. China. Plant Pathology

ZABALGOGEAZCOA I, PhD, Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología, CSIC, Spain. Endophytes

ZHANG GM, Professor, Shenzhen Academy of Inspection and Quarantine, China. Quarantine

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