Awodayo O. Adepiti: Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria
Awodayo O. Adepiti is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Pharmacognosy, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria. Her research focus includes verification of traditional antimalarial claims of plants, assessment of herb-drug interactions in murine models and humans. She has served as the National Secretary (2007 - 2016) of the Nigerian Society of Pharmacognosy, a Society that promotes the education and use of medicinal plants. She is a co-grantee in two patents, has one book chapter and is the Principal Investigator in an on-going project on Nigerian antimalarial plants.
Swapnil P. Borse: Savitribai Phule Pune University, India
Swapnil P. Borse is a consultant at the AYUSH Center of Excellence in the Department of Health Sciences, Savitribai Phule Pune University. He specializes in the area of drug Interaction, herb-drug-disease interaction, drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics, integrative PK-PD modelling, development of clinically simulated novel translational animal models and clinical trials focusing on Ayurveda-based fundamental and integrative research. He has published 22 articles, 2 book chapters, and holds 2 patents.
Márcio Rodrigues: University of Beira Interior, Portugal
Márcio Rodrigues is Adjunct Professor at the Institute Polytechnic of Guarda, Portugal, and is Invited Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Beira Interior, Portugal. His research interests include the development and application of in vitro and in vivo assays in rodents to evaluate the pharmacokinetic and the pharmaco-toxicological properties of drugs. These kinds of studies are used mainly to support the assessment of potential drug-drug or herb-drug interactions and development of novel drug formulations. He has published 51 articles, 3 book chapters and participated as investigator in 4 projects.
Cheng-Peng Sun: Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, China
Prof Cheng-Peng Sun currently works at Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. His major research interests include chemical biology, inflammatory immunity, pharmacodyamic substances of traditional Chinese medicines, and natural modulators of sEH. To date, he has published more than 70 papers on journals indexed by the Science Citation Index, such as PNAS, ACS Cent Sci, JHM, APSB, and IJBS, as the first or corresponding author.