Co-Editors-in-Chief
Lori A. Birder, Ph.D. and Toby C. Chai, M.D.

Senior Associate Editor
Tung-Tien Sun, Ph.D.
Michele Pavone-Macaluso, M.D.
Emil A. Tanagho, M.D.

Deputy Editor
Vera Huang, Ph.D.

Executive Editor
Long-Cheng Li, M.D.

Associate Editors

Bladder anatomy/development Bladder physiology Bladder cell biology Bladder molecular biology
Jenny Southgate, Ph.D. Georgi Petkov, Ph.D.  Francois Real, M.D., Ph.D.  Xue-Ru Wu, M.D. 
       
Bladder neurobiology Reconstructive and regenerative medicine Bladder cancer (basic research) Bladder cancer (clinical)
Gommert A. van Koeveringe, Ph.D.  George Christ, Ph.D.     Vinata Lokeshwar, Ph.D.  Max Meng, M.D. 
       
Infection/immunology Benign bladder diseases     
Yi Luo, Ph.D. Mauro Cervigni, Ph.D.    
       
Managing Editor
Katherine Ji

Editorial Board

Rosalyn M. Adam, Ph.D.
Director, Urology Research
Associate Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
USA

Giancarlo Albo, M.D.
Urology Department
Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico
U.O.C. di Urologia
Italy

Gerard Apodaca, Ph.D.
Professor
Departments of Medicine and Cell Biology
University of Pittsburgh
USA

Carlton Bates, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
USA

Lori A. Birder, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA
USA

Mauro Cervigni, Ph.D. 
Professor of Urogynecology
Catholic University
Italy

Toby C. Chai, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Urology
School of Medicine
Boston University
USA

Christopher Chapple, M.D., FRCS (Urol), FEBU,
Professor
Sheffield Hallam University
United Kingdom

Arnold Chin, Ph.D., M.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Urology
University of California Los Angeles
USA

George J. Christ, Ph.D.
Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedic Surgery
Director of Basic and Translational Research in Orthopaedic Surgery
School of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Virginia
USA

David James DeGraff, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
Division of Experimental Pathology
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
USA

Peter Frey, Ph.D.
Professor
Experimental Paediatric Urology
Institute of Bioengineering
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Switzerland

Terence Friedlander, M.D.
Associate Clinical Professor
Division of Hematology/Oncology
University of California San Francisco
USA

Kiyohide Fujimoto, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Urology
Nara Medical University
Japan

Lan Gellert, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
USA

Warren G. Hill, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center & Harvard Medical School
USA

Jer-Tsong Hsieh, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Urology
The University of Texas
Southwestern Medical Center
USA

Michael Harrison Hsieh, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of Transitional Urology
Children’s National Center
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
USA

David J. Klumpp, Ph.D.
Anthony J. Schaeffer, M.D. Professor in Urology
Associate Professor
Department of Urology
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
USA

Gommert A. van Koeveringe, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Urology
Maastricht University Medical Centre
Netherlands

Mateja Erdani Kreft, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology
Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Biology
University of Ljubljana
Slovenia

Long-Cheng Li, M.D.
Professor
School of Medicine
Nantong University
China

Guiting Lin, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
University of California San Francisco
USA

Vinata Lokeshwar, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Medical College of Georgia
USA

Yi Luo, Ph.D.
Professor of Urology
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
USA

Jill A. Macoska, Ph.D.
Alton J. Brann Distinguished Professor of Science and Mathematics
Professor of Biological Sciences
Director, Center for Personalized Cancer Therapy
The University of Massachusetts
USA

Maxwell V. Meng, M.D.
Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
University of California San Francisco
USA

Indira U. Mysorekar, Ph.D.
Professor
Depts. of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Pathology & Immunology
Washington University School of Medicine
USA

Aria F. Olumi, M.D.
Janet & William DeWolf endowed Professor
Harvard Medical School
Chief, Urologic Surgery
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
USA

Chong-xian Pan M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Leader of the Urothelial Carcinoma Initiative
Hematology/Oncology
University of California at Davis
USA

Pamela Paris, Ph.D.
Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
University of California San Francisco
USA

Michele Pavone-Macaluso, M.D.
Professor
Division of Urology
Palermo University
Italy

Georgi V. Petkov, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center
USA

Sima Porten, M.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Professor
Department of Urology
University of California San Francisco
USA

François Radvanyi, Ph.D.
Professor
Molecular Oncology
Institut Curie
France

Francisco X. Real, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Cancer Cell Biology Programme
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncologicas
Spain

Jonathan Rosenberg M.D.
Associate Attending Physician
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Associate Professor
Weill Cornell Medical College
USA

Ryuji Sakakibara, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Neurology, Internal Medicine, Sakura Medical Center
Toho University
Japan

Wolfgang A Schulz, Ph.D.
Professor and Research Director
Department of Urology
Heinrich Heine University
Germany

Hiroaki Shiina MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
Department of Urology
Shimane University Faculty of Medicine
Japan

Kunyoo Shin, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Life Sciences
Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)
South Korea

Jenny Southgate, Ph.D.
Professor
Director, Jack Birch Unit of Molecular Carcinogenesis
Department of Biology
University of York
United Kingdom

Maryrose Sullivan, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director of Urology Research
VA Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School
USA

Tung-Tien Sun, Ph.D.
Professor of Cell Biology
Professor of Pharmacology and Urology
Rudolph L. Baer Professor of Dermatology
New York University School of Medicine
USA

Emil A. Tanagho, M.D.
Professor Emeritus of Urology
University of California San Francisco
USA

Gunnar Tobin, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Pharmacology
University of Gothenburg
Sweden

Adrian S. Woolf, M.A., M.D.
Professor and Chair in Pediatric Science
University of Manchester
United Kingdom

Xue-Ru Wu, M.D.
Professor; Vice Chair of Research
Departments of Urology and Pathology
New York University School of Medicine
USA

Mark L. Zeidel, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
Department of Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
USA

Xiao-Feng Zhou, M.D.
Professor and Chair
Department of Urology
China-Japan Friendship Hospital
China

Xiaolin Zi, Ph.D.
Professor, Urology
School of Medicine
University of California, Irvine
USA

Philippe E. Zimmern M.D., FACS
Professor
Department of Urology
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
USA