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Editor

Grazia Iaffaldano, BMC

Assistant Editor

Catherine Rice, BMC


Senior Editorial Board Members
Maurizio Acampa, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Italy
Jens Schmidt, University of Gottingen, Germany

Editorial Board Members
Elena Abati, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Wilson Farid Abdo, Radboud University Medical Center, Netherlands
Harry Alexopoulos, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Elena Anghileri, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Italy
Pasquale Annunziata, University of Siena, Italy
Shigeki Arawaka, Osaka Medical College, Japan
Ethem Murat Arsava, Hacettepe University, Turkey
Sait Ashina, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA
Marc Babi, University of Florida, USA
Ganesh Babulal, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Francesca Bagnato, University of Vanderbilt, USA
José Baizabal Carvallo, University of Guanajuato, Mexico
Piero Barbanti, University-IRCCS San Raffaele Roma, Italy
Alessio Baricich, Università del Piemonte Orientale, Italy
George Barreto, University of Limerick, Ireland
Thorsten Bartsch, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Jules Becher, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Daniel Behme, Otto-von-Guericke-university Magdeburg, Germany
Ralph Benedict, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Meriem Bensalem-Owen, University of Kentucky, USA
Alberto Benussi, University of Brescia, Italy
Niels Bergsland, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Anna Bersano, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
Sonu Menachem Maimonides Bhaskar, Liverpool Hospital, Ingham Institute of Applied Medical Research and NSW Brain Clot Bank, Australia
Lucia Billeci, National Research Council of Italy, Italy
Ivan Bodis-Wollner, State University of NY, Downstate Med Center, USA
Melanie Boly, Université de Liège, Belgium
Pedro Braga-Neto, Universidade Federal do Ceará, Brazil
David Brea, Hospital Clínico Universitario de Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Filippo Brighina, University of Palermo, Italy
Adomas Bunevicius, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
Massimiliano Calabrese, The Multiple Sclerosis Center, University Hospital of Padua, Italy
Filippo Camerota, Umberto I University Hospital, Italy
Laura Canafoglia, Istituto Neurologico C. Besta, Italy
Mariagiovanna Cantone, Neurology Unit, University Hospital Policlinico “G. Rodolico-San Marco”, Italy
Marco Capobianco, University Hospital S. Luigi Gonzaga, Italy
Ilaria Casetta, University of Ferrara, Italy
Pedro Castro, Centro Hospitalar Universitário São João, Portugal
Biswaroop Chakrabarty, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Kuo Hsuan Chang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Neeraj Chaudhary, University of Michigan Health System, USA
Yang-Kun Chen, Dongguan People’s Hospital, China
Tai-Heng Chen, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
Sirio Cocozza, Department of Advanced Biomedical Sciences, University of Naples "Federico II", Italy
Cristoforo Comi, University of Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Israel Contador, University of Salamanca, Spain
Gianluca Coppola, G.B. Bietti Foundation – IRCCS, Italy
Carlos Cruchaga, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Emanuele D'Amico, University of Catania, Italy
Quintino Giorgio D’Alessandris, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario “A. Gemelli” IRCCS, Italy
Valentina Damato, Department of Neuroscience, University of Florence, Italy
Mamede de Carvalho, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Fabiola De Marchi, University of Piemonte Orientale, Maggiore della Carità University Hospital, Novara, Italy
Thiago Luiz de Russo, Federal University of Sao Carlos - UFSCar, Brazil
Martin B. Delatycki, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Australia
Jean-Francois Desaphy, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
Emma Devenney, University of Sydney, Australia
Grazia Devigili, Foundation of the Carlo Besta Neurological Institute, Italy
Alessio Di Fonzo, Fondazione IRCCS Ca'Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
Ondřej Doležal, NHS Scotland, UK
Yi Dong, Fudan University, China
Simon Edvardson, Pediatric Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Israel
Antonio Emanuele Elia, Foundation IRCCS Neurological Institute, Carlo Besta, Milan, Italy
Tobias Engel, Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland
Lorenzo Falsetti, Hospital-University “Ospedali Riuniti”, Ancona, Italy
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Cristian Falup-Pecurariu, Transylvania University, Romania
Giuseppe Fenu, University of Cagliari, Italy
Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad, University of Ottawa, ON, Canada; Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Canada
Diana Ferraro, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy
Shinsuke Fujioka, Fukuoka University, Japan
Delia Gagliardi, University of Milan, Italy
Alberto Gajofatto, University of Verona, Italy
Bo Gao, The Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University, China
Matthias Gawlitza, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden, Germany
Lydia Gimenez-Llort, UAB Barcelona, Spain
Tarun Girotra, University of New Mexico, USA
Francisco Gondim, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil
Konstantinos Gousias, St Marien Academic Hospital Lünen, University of Münster, Germany
Franco Granella, University of Parma, Italy
Lea Grinberg, UCSF, USA
Christoph Gumbinger, Department of Neurology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany
Samson Gwer, Kenyatta University, Kenya
Tim Hagenacker, University Hospital Essen, Germany
Jinming Han, Capital Medical University, China
Dian He, The Affiliated Hospital of Guizhou Medical University, China
Mirjam Heldner, University Hospital Bern, Switzerland
Sung Hyuk Heo, Kyung Hee University, Korea
Daojun Hong, The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University, China
Poyin Huang, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
Ying-Zu Huang, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Thierry A.G.M. Huisman, Division Pediatric Radiology, John Hopkins Hospital, USA
Bettina S. Husebø, University of Bergen, Norway
Pietro Iaffaldano, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
Hege Ihle-Hansen, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
Ismail Ibrahim Ismail, Ibn Sina Hospital, Kuwait
Michael James, Duke University, USA
Roland Dominic Jamora, University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines
Yong Ji, Capital Medical University, China
Jin-Sun Jun, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Republic of Korea
Turhan Kahraman, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Turkey
Koji Kamagata, Juntendo University, Japan
Hyun Goo Kang, Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Chafic Karam, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Theodoros Karapanayiotides, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Michal Karlinski, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Poland
Kensaku Kasuga, Niigata University, Japan
Hiroshi Kataoka, Nara Medical University, Japan
Jeong-Min Kim, Chung-Ang University Hospital, Korea
YoungSoo Kim, Yonsei University, Republic of Korea
Masako Kinoshita, Utano National Hospital, Japan
Markus Kipp, RTWH Aachen University, Germany
Ingo Kleiter, Marianne-Strauss-Klinik, Germany
Jan Koch, Clinic for Neurology, Germany
Subhas Konar, NIMHANS, India
Ilona Kopyta, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
Janika Kõrv, University of Tartu, Estonia
Stefanie Kuerten, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Gyanendra Kumar, Mayo Clinic, USA
Hyung-Min Kwon, Seoul National University, South Korea
Kyum-Yil Kwon, Soonchunhyang University Seoul Hospital, Korea
Giuseppe Lanza, University of Catania, Italy
Roberta Lanzillo, Federico II University, Italy
Stefan Lautenbacher, University of Bamberg, Germany
Meng Lee, Chang Gung University and Memorial Hospital, Taiwan
Hencher Lee, Princess Margaret Hospital, Hong Kong
Helmar Lehmann, University Hospital of Cologne, Germany
Tim Lekic, Loma Linda University, USA
Cristian Leyton, The University of Sydney, Australia
Linxin Li, Wolfson Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia, UK
Hongjun Li, Capital Medical University, China
Axel Lipp, The Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Shiyong Liu, Xinqiao Hospital, Army Medical University, China
Srdjan Ljubisavljevic, University of Nis, Serbia
Antonina Luca, University of Catania, Department "GF Ingrassia", Italy
Albert Ludolph, University of Ulm, Germany
Alessandra Lugaresi, University of Bologna, Italy
Kyle Lyman, Stanford University, USA
Delphine Magis, University of Liege, Belgium
Ali Manouchehrinia, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
José Biurrun Manresa, Institute for Research and Development in Bioengineering and Bioinformatics (IBB), National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), Argentina
Silva Markovic-Plese, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Tahir Masood, Jouf University, Saudi Arabia
Manjit Matharu, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UK
Jordi Matias-Guiu, Hospital Clinico San Carlos, Spain
Noriyuki Matsukawa, Nagoya City University, Japan
Ran Meng, Capital Medical University, China
Giovanni Merlino, Udine University Hospital, Italy
Thomas Meyer, Charite - Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Germany
Nicola Montano, Department of Neuroscience, Neurosurgery Section, Catholic University, Rome, Italy
Hiroyuki Murai, Depaent of Neurology, Iizuka Hospital, Japan
Santosh Murthy, Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
Angelina Kakooza Mwesige, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Uganda
Elanagan Nagarajan, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, USA
Thomas Nathaniel, University of South Carolina, USA
Aidan Neligan, UCL Institute of Neurology, UK
Gaurav Nepal, Tribhuvan University Institute of Medicine, Nepal
Nicolas Nicastro, University of Cambridge, UK
Viviana Nociti, Policlinico Universitario 'A. Gemelli' Foundation, IRCCS; Catholi University of Sacred Heart, Italy
Samileh Noorbakhs, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Hipólito Nzwalo, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Algarve, Portugal
Mark Obermann, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Kenjiro Ono, Showa University, Japan
Mayowa Owolabi, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Coro Paisan-Ruiz, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, USA
Julia Pakpoor, University of Oxford, UK
Raffaele Palladino, University “Federico II” of Naples, Italy
Justyna Paprocka, Pediatric Neurology Department, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Medical Univeristy of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
Silvia Paracchini, University of St Andrews, UK
Maria Paraskevaidi, Imperial College London, UK
Kwang-Yeol Park, Chung-Ang University Hospital, Republic of Korea
Jin Sung Park, Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
Pritikanta Paul, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
Francisco Perez, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Santiago Perez-Lloret, National Research Council of Argentina, Argentina
Francisco Carlos Pérez-Miralles, University and Polytechnic La Fe Hospital, Spain
Fabienne Perren, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
Maria Petracca, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Marina Picillo, University of Salerno, Italy
Bogdan Pintea, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil Bochum, Germany
Marcus Vinicius Pinto, Mayo Clinic, USA
Valentina Pinzi, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico C. Besta, Italy
Francesco Pisani, University of Parma, Italy
Marco Pitteri, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Department of Neuropsychology, UK
Giuseppe Pontillo, University of Naples "Federico II", Italy
Phillip G Popovich, Ohio State University, USA
Erik Portelius, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sweden
Jesus Poza, University of Valladolid, Spain
Carlo Pozzilli, Sapienza University, Italy
Tino Prell, Jena University Hospital, Dept. Neurology, Section Neurogeriatrics, Germany
Luca Prosperini, Sapienza University, Italy
Mario Psychogios, University Medical Center Goettingen, Germany
Dirk Rades, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Luebeck, Germany
Paolo Ragonese, University of Palermo, Italy
Murali Ramanathan, State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Stefan Rampp, Epilepsy Center, Germany
Jens Reimann, University of Bonn Medical Centre, Germany
Richard Rison, Neurology Consultants Medical Group, USA
Timolaos Rizos, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Carmen Rodriguez-Blazquez, Carlos III Institute of Health, Spain
Mayela Rodriguez-Violante, Instituto Nacional de Neurología y Neurocirugía, Mexico
Nicholas Ryan, Deakin University, Australia
Apostolos Safouris, Metropolitan Hospital, Pireus, Greece
Kazumasa Saigoh, Kindai University Hospital, Japan
Peter S Sandor, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Nobuo Sanjo, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Claudia Santoro, Vanvitelli University of Campania, Italy
Marco Savarese, Folkhalsan Research Center and University of Helsinki, Finland
Hideyuki Sawada, Utano National Hospital, Japan
Johannes Schlachetzki, University of California, San Diego, USA
Giorgio Scivoletto, Fondazione Santa Lucia, Italy
Elia Sechi, University of Sassari, Italy
Christian Senft, Goethe-University, Germany
Renpei Sengoku, Department of Neurology, The Jikei University School of Medicine, Japan
Vrutangkumar Shah, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Huifang Shang, Sichuan University, China
Vijay K. Sharma, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Yuan Shi, Chongqing Medical University Affiliate Children's Hospital, China
Hao Shu, Southeast University, China
Salvador Sierra San Nicolas, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Artur Slomka, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń Ludwik Rydygier Collegium Medicum in Bydgoszcz, Poland
Claudio Solaro, SODC, Italy
Vera Spatenkova, Regional Hospital Liberec, Czech Republic
Mariana Spitz, State University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Georg M. Stettner, University Children's Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
Fabrizio Stocchi, IRCCS San Raffaele, Italy
Adam Strzelczyk, Philipps-University Marburg, Germany
Yi Sui, Shenyang Medical College Affiliated Shenyang Brain Hospital, China
Keisuke Suzuki, Dokkyo Medical University, Japan
Benjamin Tan, National University Health System, Singapore
Luci Teixeira-Salmela, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Mehmet Topcuoglu, Hapcettepe University, Turkey
Min Chien Tu, Tzu Chi University, Taiwan
Wen-Jun Tu, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College, China
Min-Chien Tu, Tzu Chi University, Taiwan
Lorenzo Ugga, University of Naples "Federico II", Naples, Italy
Ilya V Ulasov, Swedish Neuroscience Institute, USA
Enza Maria Valente, CSS Mendel Institute, Italy
Massimiliano Valeriani, Ospedale Bambino Gesu, Italy
Ingrid G.L. van de Port, Revant Rehabilitation Centre, Netherlands
Alessandro Viganò, IRCCS- Don Carlo Gnocchi Foundation, Italy
Giovanna Viticchi, Marche Polytechnic University, Italy
Alberto Vogrig, Institut NeuroMyoGène (INMG), France
Victor Volovici, Erasmus MC, Netherlands
Hugo Vrenken, VU University Medical Center, Netherlands
Deren Wang, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, China
Yilong Wang, China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological Disease, China
Kai Wang, Anhui Medical University, China
Mohammad Wasay, Aga Khan University Hospital, Pakistan
Shawn Westaway, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
Gerald Wiest, Department of Neurology, Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Adam Wiśniewski, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland
Yohannes Woldeamanuel, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Zhi-Ying Wu, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, China
Yun-Cheng Wu, Shanghai Jiatong University, China
Anmu Xie, The Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, China
Gelin Xu, Medical School of Nanjing University, China
Yi Yang, First Hospital of Jilin University, China
Leonard Yeo, National University Health System, Singapore
Peter Young, Universitatsklinikum Munster, Germany
Junliang Yuan, Peking University Sixth Hospital, Peking University Institute of Mental Health, China
Burak Yulug, Istanbul-Medipol University, Turkey
Yiqiang Zhan, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Jian Zhang, First affiliated hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, China
Yiming Zheng, Peking University First Hospital, China
Chunlong Zhong, Shanghai East Hospital, Tongji University School of Medicine, China
Zhang-Yu Zou, Fujian Medical University Union Hospital, China
Susanna Zuurbier, Amsterdam UMC, Netherlands

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Ludmila Belayev, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, USA
Ravindra Kumar Garg, King George Medical University Uttar Pradesh, India
Ying Mao, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China
Szabolcs Szatmari, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tirgu Mures, Romania
Masahito Yamada, Kanazawa University Graduate School of Medical Scinece, Japan

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