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Bill Brizzard, Indiana University Research and Technology Corp.


Bruce Budowle, UNT Health Science Center Piotr Chomczynski, Molecular Research Center


Rita R. Colwell, University of Maryland-College Park and Johns Hopkins University Joshua J. Coon, University of Wisconsin-Madison Manel Esteller, Spanish National Cancer Centre (CNIO) Jeffrey Felton, Western University of Health Sciences Ron M. Fourney, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Ivar Giaever, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Richard A. Gibbs, Baylor College of Medicine Erica A. Golemis, Fox Chase Cancer Center Peter M. Gresshoff, The University of Queensland Yoshihide Hayashizaki, RIKEN Jörg Hoheisel, German Cancer Research Center Leroy Hood, Institute for Systems Biology Paul Keim, Northern Arizona University Pui-Yan Kwok, University of California, San Francisco


Vol. 54 | No. 6 | 2013


Rachael L. Neve, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Peter J. Oefner, University of Regensburg Stephen W. Paddock,University of Wisconsin-Madison Scott D. Patterson, Amgen, Inc. Leonard F. Peruski, Jr., Centers for Disease Control John Quackenbush, Harvard School of Public Health Pier Giorgio Righetti, Polytechnic University of Milan John Rossi, City of Hope Herbert P. Schweizer, Colorado State University Jay Shendure, University of Washington Barton Slatko, New England Biolabs Steve S. Sommer, MEDomics, LLC Igor Stagljar, University of Toronto Mathias Uhlén, The Royal Institute of Technology Timothy Veenstra, SAIC-Frederick, Inc. Kent E. Vrana, Penn State College of Medicine Michael Weiner, AxioMx


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