Human Gene Therapy

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Human Gene Therapy

Editor-in-Chief: Terence R. Flotte, MD
Deputy Editors, Europe: Nathalie Cartier, MD and Thierry VandenDriessche, PhD
Deputy Editors, U.S.: Barry J. Byrne, MD, PhD and Mark A. Kay, MD, PhD
Human Gene Therapy Editor: Guangping Gao, PhD
Methods Editor: Hildegard Büning, PhD
Clinical Development Editor: James M. Wilson, MD, PhD

ISSN: 1043-0342 • Online ISSN: 1557-7422 • Published 22 issues annually

Current Volume: 29

Latest Impact Factor* is 4.187

*2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)

Human Gene Therapy Methods Latest Impact Factor* 1.831 
Human Gene Therapy Clinical Development Latest Impact Factor* 2.490 

Editorial Board


Human Gene Therapy
Human Gene Therapy Methods: Editorial Board
Human Gene Therapy Clinical Development: Editorial Board


Terence R. Flotte, MD
Celia and Isaac Haidak Professor of Medical Education
Dean of School of Medicine
Provost and Executive Deputy Chancellor
University of Massachusetts Medical School
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA  01655

Deputy Editors, Europe

Nathalie Cartier, MD
INSERM UMR1169: Biotherapy for Neurodegenerative Diseases
CEA, Molecular Imaging Research Center
University Paris Sud, University Paris Saclay
92265 Fontenay aux Roses
France  75006

Ph: 33-17-064-9402

Thierry VandenDriessche, PhD

Head - Division of Gene Therapy
  & Regenerative Medicine
Faculty of Medicine & Pharmacy
Free University of Brussels (VUB)
Laarbeeklaan 103
Building A
B-1090 Brussels
Ph: 32-477-529653

Deputy Editors, U.S.

Barry J. Byrne, MD, PhD
Powell Gene Therapy Center
University of Florida, College of Medicine
1600 SW Archer Road, RG-183
Gainesville, FL 32610

Mark A. Kay, MD, PhD
Departments of Pediatrics and Genetics
Stanford University School of Medicine
269 Campus Dr. #2105
Stanford, CA 94305

Human Gene Therapy Editor

Guangping Gao, PhD
Gene Therapy Center & Department of Microbiology and Physiology Systems
University of Massachusetts Medical School
368 Plantation Street, AS6-2049
Worcester, MA 01605

Methods Editor

Hildegard Büning, PhD
Laboratory for Infection Biology & Gene Transfer
Institute of Experimental Hematology
Hannover Medical School
OE 6960, J11
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
Ph: 49 511 532 5106
Fax: 49 511 532 6068

Clinical Development Editor

James M. Wilson, MD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania
  Perelman School of Medicine
Gene Therapy Program
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Suite 2000, Translational Research Laboratories
125 S. 31st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-3403
Ph: 215-898-0819
Fax: 215-494-5443

Associate Editors

Ian E. Alexander, MD, PhD
Sydney Children's Hospitals Network
and Children's Medical Research Institute

Corner Hawkesbury Rd & Hainsworth St
Locked Bag 4001

Westmead, NSW
2145 Sydney Australia
Ph: 61-2-98453031
Fax: 61-2-98451317

Yu-quan Wei, MD, PhD
National Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and
Cancer Center
West China Hospital, West China Medical
School, Sichuan University
Gaopeng Street, Keyuan Street Road 4, No. 1
Chengdu, Sichuan 610041
P.R. China
Ph:  86-28-851644059
Fax:  86-28-85164060


Financial Conflicts of Interest for the Editorial Leadership of the Journal can be found by clicking here.

Scientific Editorial Board

Jennifer E. Adair, PhD
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Kari Airenne, PhD
University of Eastern Finland

Ramon Alemany, PhD
Institut Català d´Oncologia-IDIBELL

Robin Ali, FMedSci
UCL Institute of Ophthalmology

Daniel G. Anderson, PhD
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Aravind Asokan, PhD
University of North Carolina

Christopher Baum, MD, PhD
Hannover Medical School

Alessandra Biffi, MD
Harvard Medical School

Attilio Bondanza, MD, PhD
San Raffaele Hospital

Claire Booth, MBBS, PhD
Institute of Child Health, University College London

Shannon E. Boye, PhD
University of Florida

Xandra O. Breakefield, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital

Juan A. Bueren, PhD

David Bumcrot, PhD
Editas Medicine, Inc.

Hildegard Büning, PhD

Hannover Medical School

Roberto Calcedo, PhD
University of Pennsylvania

Barrie J. Carter, PhD
BioMarin Pharmaceutical

Toni Cathomen, PhD
University of Freiburg

Saswati Chatterjee, PhD
City of Hope National Medical Center

Marinee K.L. Chuah, PhD
Free University of Brussel

June-Key Chung, MD, PhD
Seoul National University

Mary Collins, PhD
Royal Free and University College Medical School

Kenneth Cornetta, MD
Indiana University School of Medicine

François-Loïc Cosset, PhD
Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon

Gay M. Crooks, MB, BS
University of California, Los Angeles

Ronald G. Crystal, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College

Anja Ehrhardt, PhD
University of Munich

John F. Engelhardt, PhD
University of Iowa

Erik Falck-Pedersen, PhD
Weill Cornell Medical College 

Sarah Ferber, PhD
Sheba Medical Center

Anne Galy, PhD

Charles Gersbach, PhD
Duke University

Manuel Grez, PhD
University of Frankfurt

Uta Griesenbach, PhD
Imperial College

Dirk Grimm, PhD
Heidelberg University

Alisha M. Gruntman, DVM, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School, and
Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

Yajun Guo, MD, PhD
Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology

Akseli Hemminki, MD, PhD
University of Helsinki

Ulrich R. Hengge, MD

Roland W. Herzog, PhD
University of Florida

Steven Howe, PhD
UCL Institute of Child Health

Wenlin Huang, PhD, MD
SunYat-sen University

J. Keith Joung, MD, PhD
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital

Carl H. June, MD
University of Pennsylvania
  Perelman School of Medicine

Chang-Yuil Kang, PhD
Seoul National University

Hans-Peter Kiem, MD
University of Washington School of Medicine

David Klatzmann, MD, PhD

Robert M. Kotin, PhD
Voyager Therapeutics

Francois M. Lemoine, MD, PhD
University Pierre and Marie Curie Biotherapies   

Chen Ling, PhD
Fudan University

Shan Lu, MD, PhD, MHA
University of Massachusetts Medical School

You Lu, MD
Sichuan University

Francesco M. Marincola, MD
Sidra Medical and Research Center

R. Scott McIvor, PhD
University of Minnesota

Patrick Midoux, PhD

Federico Mingozzi, PhD

Eugenio Montini, PhD
San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy

Philippe Moullier, MD, PhD

Rita Mulherkar, PhD
Tata Memorial Centre
Nicholas Muzyczka, PhD
University of Florida

Hiroyuki Nakai, MD, PhD
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine

Stuart Nicklin, PhD
University of Glasgow

Timothy O’Brien, MD, PhD
National University of Ireland, Galway 

Richard Peluso, PhD
Merck & Co., Inc.

Katherine Ponder, MD
Washington University School of Medicine

ZhiYong Qian, MD
Sichuan University

John E.J. Rasko, MBBS, PhD
Centenary Institute and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Paul D. Robbins, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

David W. Russell, MD, PhD
University of Washington

Steven J. Russell, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Michel Sadelain, MD, PhD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Debi P. Sarkar, PhD
University of Delhi South Campus

Axel Schambach, MD, PhD
Hannover Medical School

Manfred Schmidt, PhD
National Center for Tumor Diseases


Ton Schumacher, PhD

The Netherlands Cancer Institute

Erik Sontheimer, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Arun Srivastava, PhD
University of Florida College of Medicine

George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD, Dsc
University of Washington

Mark Tangney, PhD
Cork Cancer Research Centre

Victor W. van Beusechem, PhD
VU University Medical Center

Luk H. Vandenberghe, PhD
Harvard Medical School

Christof von Kalle, MD, PhD
National Center for Tumor Diseases

Simon N. Waddington, PhD
Imperial College of London

Gerard Wagemaker, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center

Matthew D. Weitzman, PhD

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

John H. Wolfe, VMD, PhD
University of Pennsylvania

Jon A. Wolff, MD
Roche Madison Inc

J. Fraser Wright, PhD

University of Pennsylvania
  Perelman School of Medicine

Joseph C. Wu, MD, PhD

Stanford University School of Medicine

Xiao Xiao, PhD
University of North Carolina

Wen Xue, PhD
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Rafael J. Yáñez-Muñoz, PhD
Royal Holloway, University of London

Yiping Yang, MD, PhD
Duke University Medical Center

Seppo Yla-Herttuala, MD, PhD
University of Kuopio

Yoshi Yonemitsu, MD, PhD

Kyushu University

Gideon Zamir, MD
Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center

Feng Zhang, PhD
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Xia Zhao, MD
Sichuan University 

Managing Editor

Sofia Braag, MBA
University of Massachusetts Medical School       
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA  01655

Founding Editor

W. French Anderson, MD 


The views, opinions, findings, conclusions and recommendations set forth in any Journal article are solely those of the authors of those articles and do not necessarily reflect the views, policy or position of the Journal, its Publisher, its editorial staff or any affiliated Societies and should not be attributed to any of them.

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