2023 International Conference on Biotechnology and Bioengineering (13th ICBB)

ICBB 2023  Sept. 28- Oct. 1, 2023.  Webinar (Pozzuoli Italy)


Call for Speakers

Researechers and scholars are invited to present at ICBB2023. The Call for Speakers is open. English will be the official language, and each oral presentation will be a duration of 20-35 minutes.
- Qualified oral presentations will be selected after review from submitted abstracts. More speakers will be announced soon after confirmation. To be a speaker of ICBB2023, please submit your abstract
* Please keep in mind the authoritive contact: [email protected]; [email protected]; Tel: +86 371 6329 0060. 

Previous speakers

- Speakers of ICBB 2022

Prof. Chiranjib Chakraborty
School of Life Science and Biotechnology, Adamas University, Kolkata, India
Brief Introduction: He was a former Professor, Galgotias University, and a former Associate Professor, VIT University. He has 25 years of research experience, including four years of industrial R& D experience and 18 years of teaching experience.  He published more than 182 SCI and Scopus index papers, 5 books, and 2 edited books, has an h-index over 40 and citations over 5700.
Research Interests: Medical Bioinformatics/Immunoinformatics, COVID-19, ncRNA, Drug targets, Genomics and proteomics in medicine, Diabetes, Therapeutics
Presentation title: Immunoinformatics in vaccine design and development

Prof. Igor V. Pantić
Professor at the Department of Medical Physiology, Faculty of Medicine (UBFM), University of Belgrade.
Brief Introduction: Experienced researcher ranked among top 2% of the most influential world scientists by Stanford University in 2021. He has an H-index 24, total citation over 2800.
Research Interests: molecular medicine, computational biology and neurosciences
Presentation title: Artificial intelligence models in neurophysiology and neuropsychiatry

Prof. Paola Di Donato
Department of Science and Technology,"Parthenope" University of Naples, Italy
Brief Introduction: She currently engaged in the study of extremophiles’ adaptation in real or simulated space conditions; 
study of biological and biotechnological applications of biomolecules (polysaccharides and polyphenols) from agroindustry wastes; study of microbial exopolysaccharides (with particular regard to those from the extremophilic microorganisms); and biogenic synthesis of nanoparticles. Her current H-index: 24.
Research Interests: Extremophilic microorganisms as biological model for Astrobiology; Chemistry of natural compounds; re-use of vegetable biomass
Presentation title: Extremophiles for the sustainable biosynthesis of antibacterial metal nanoparticles

Prof. Esaki M Shankar
Department of Life Sciences, Central University of Tamil Nadu, India
Brief Introduction: Shankar is a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists, and is serving as the editor of several leading biomedical journals such as Frontiers in Immunology, Frontiers in Microbiology, PLoS One, etc. He published more than 140 papers in peer-reviewed international journals with approximately 4000 citations. Current H-index: 36.
Research Interests: COVID-19, Hepatitis B virus infection, T-cell exhaustion, HIV disease.
Presentation Title:  T-cell impairment in chronic viral infections

Prof. Aziz Eftekhari
Drug Applied Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Brief Introduction: He has published numerous research papers and articles in reputed journals and has various other achievements in the related studies. He has extended her valuable service towards the scientific community with his extensive research work. He coordinates many national and international research projects. He is the promotor of several ongoing projects at Azerbaijan, Poland, Ukraine, Iran, and Turkey. He has an H-index 32.
Research Interests: cellular and molecular biology/toxicology, in vitro toxicology of various xenobiotics and nanomaterials, design, synthesis, and in vitro modeling and hazard prediction of nanomaterials

Prof. Rovshan I. Khalilov
Head of Department of Biophysics and Biochemistry, Baku State University, Azerbaijan.
Brief Introduction: Professor at Baku State University, director of the Center “Joint Ukraine-Azerbaijan International Research and Education Center of Nanobiotechnology and Functional Nanosystems”. Current H-index: 28.
Research Interests: the application of Nanobiomaterials in medicine and Environment. Nanotherapeutics, Nanosenors, Environmentally friendly materials, Water treatment

Prof. Dr. Hamid Mukhtar
Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, GC University, Pakistan.
Brief Introduction: Professor of Biotechnology & Director, Institute of Industrial Biotechnology. H-index: 20.
Research Interests: Bioprocess Technology / Protein Chemistry / Bioremediation.
Presentation Title: Green synthesis of Biodiesel through Lipase Mediated Transesterification of non-conventional oils and Exhaust Emission Studies

More speakers will be updated soon after confirmation..

Recent accepted abstracts (Continuous updating)


Ahmad Razi Othman:  Microplastic Coagulation by Using Natural Coagulant
Akihiro Morio:  Biological role of Core1 galactosyltransferase (T-synthases) in Mucin-type O-glycosylation in Silkworm 
Alessandro Passera:  Nanoplate-based digital PCR and by Nanopore-Based Sequencing for accurate detection, quantification, and characterization of Xylella fastidiosa 
Bechan Sharma :  The Indian weed, Parthenium hysterophorus, contains antiHIV-1RT property
Boxin Dou:  Effect of enzymatic TGase crosslinking on the structure of SPI based on multiple spectra
Chengguo Zhao:  The mechanism of paeoniflorin against myocardial ischemia-reperfusion injury based on network pharmacology
Chiranjib Chakraborty:  Immunoinformatics in vaccine design and development
Chu Cheng:  Correctable DNA sequencing of dual-mononucleotide synthesis with high accuracy
Da Liu:  Study on the biological activity and potential molecular mechanism of EGb761 against glioma cells in vivo and in vitro
De Liu:  A robust superhydrophobic polyurethane sponge loaded with multi-walled carbon nanotubes for efficient and selective oil-water separation
Hamid Mukhtar:  Green synthesis of Biodiesel through Lipase Mediated Transesterification of non-conventional oils and Exhaust Emission Studies
He Yan:  Research and development of plant immune inducer and its application in agricultural production
Hengda Wang:  The anti-hyperglycemic effect of bread made from mulberry skin powder extracted from silkworm waste with silk protein
Igor V. Pantić :  Artificial intelligence models in neurophysiology and neuropsychiatry
Ihteshamul Haq:  Incidence of Dengue fever serotypes clinical features and laboratory markers: a case study of 2019 outbreak at district Shangla KP Pakistan
Jie Ni:  Identifying virus–host associations through layer attention graph convolutional network
Jinna Liu:  Effect of  pineal saponins on the yield and quality of radish under greenhouse condition
Junyu Zhao:  Hyperspectral inversion model of forest soil organic carbon in South Subtropical Red Soil Region of China based on OPLS
Kui Lu:  Acid stabilization α-Amylase can improve the performance of lactic acid bacteria and the quality of bread in sour dough
Kui Lu:  Study on physicochemical properties and digestibility of several edible starches
Liping Huang:  Identification, expression and analysis of sucrose phosphate synthase family in grape
Lu Yang:  Non-target metabolomic analysis of different grape varieties by gas chromatography and mass spectrometry
Luhua Han:  Effect of adding biochar to substrate on the automatic transplanting process of Tomato seedlings
Martin Muthee Gakuubi:  Discovery of bioactive secondary metabolites from fungal endophytes using chemical elicitation and variation of fermentation media
Mezaache Roufia :  Copper(II) bromide as an efficient catalyst for acetal to bisarylmethyl ether interconversion
Paola Di Donato:  Extremophiles for the sustainable biosynthesis of antibacterial metal nanoparticles
Rima SAAD BOUZID:  Multiple Myeloma, preliminary results of a retrospective study in Eastern of Algeria
Song Jin:  Analysis on the diversity of endophytic bacterial in host and non-host C. grandiflora based on high-throughput sequencing
Tao Luo:  A NF-κB-targeting Gene Therapy to Inflammation
Tianyi Zhao:  Effect and mechanism of calvaria lilacina fermentation product on water-immersion stress induced gastric ulcer in mice
Wenchang Chen:  Accuracy of non-contrast enhancement multiparametric MRI to diagnose Liver tumor compared to conventional MRI sequences
Xiangpei Zhao:  Study on the regulatory mechanism of Fengfeng Li'an Granule on uric acid transporter in hyperuricemic rats
Xiaobin Wang:  Quantitative analysis of different additives in wheat flour by Raman hyperspectral imaging
Xin Wang:  Anti-glycosylation activity of sulfated sweet corncob polysaccharide in streptozotocin induced diabetes rats
Xinjun Chen:  Bioinformatics analysis, cloning and expression of fatty acid binding protein from S. erinaceieuropaei
Xuechun Lu:  Effect of ultrasonic pretreatment on biocatalysis synthesis and characterization of ferulic acid starch
Yanfang Liu:  Preliminary exploration on regulation mode of RaMYB1 of R. asiatica in anthocyanin biosynthesis under low temperature 
Yanfang Zhang:  Effects of sucrose metabolism related enzymes on starch accumulation during the development of yam tubers
Yang Kuang Tsu:  APC Role in Tumor Microenvironmet of Colorectal Cancer Associated with LGR5 and Macrophage Infiltration
Yikang Li:  The metabolites difference of Sinopodophyllum hexandrum in different ecological environments based on non targeted metabolomics
Ying Shao:  Effects of overexpression of DoVHAb2 gene from yam on the carbohydrate metabolism and salt tolerance of tobacco
Zheng Lu:  Study on multi wave ultraviolet photocatalytic system for effectively inactivating microorganisms in ship ballast water

(will be continue updated for recent accepted/confirmed abstracts)

- Speakers from the joint conference ICAFS 2022

Prof. Vassya Bankova 
Full professor, Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Brief Introduction: Professor Bankova has been exploring the chemical properties of propolis for over 30 years contributing to over 200 papers, she has an h-index of over 60. She received the Elsevier Award for excellence in global research, in research topics in which Bulgaria has a significant and growing global impact for her studies on propolis, in 2018.
Research Interests: devoted to the bee product propolis (bee glue): its chemistry, plant origin, biological activity, health-promoting potential, analysis, standardization.
Presentation Title: A green way to obtain bioactive extracts from natural sources: the NADES

Prof. Ilkay Erdogan Orhan
Faculty of Pharmacy, Gazi University, Turkey
Brief Introduction: Dr. Orhan received several awards such as Young Woman Scientist Award in Asia continent by OWSD & Elsevier, Science Award in Biology by COMSTECH, Young Woman Scientist Award (in Life Sciences) by L’Oreal & Turkish Academy of Sciences, and Honor Award by Gazi University, Innovation Award for Women in Turkey, Science Award by Turkish Association of Pharmacists, Golden Mortar Science Award in Pharmacy, Silver Medal for Patent in International Invention Fair by Turkish Ministry of Science and Technology as well as Best Academic Invention Medal by IFIA. Her h index is 46 (Web of Science) and 51 (SCOPUS) with over 9000 citations.
Research Interests: Pharmacognosy, phytotherapy, herbal medicines, herbal cosmetics, natural product chemistry 
Presentation Title: Developing New Herbal Cosmetic Formulations in Our Laboratory –From Lab to the Patent

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Grosso
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Catania, Catania, Italy
Brief Introduction: He has been recognized as Highly Cited Researcher from Clarivate-Web of Science and he is the President of the Food and Nutrition Section of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA). He has an H-index over 60.
Research Interests: impact of dietary and lifestyle habits on common non-communicable diseases, evaluat the effects of dietary pattern and specific antioxidant-rich foods as well as individual antioxidants on non-communicable diseases.

Prof. Bing Wang
Professor in Veterinary Anatomy and Physiology, Charles Sturt University, Australia.
Brief Introduction: She has made major contributions to the field of Nutritional Neurobiology and Glycobiology, and thus has emerged as an internationally recognized leader on the nutritional significance of human milk sialylglycoconjugates and brain cognitive development, has an H-index of over 20.
Research Interests: key area of molecular biochemistry & molecular biology with an emphasis on nutritional Glycobiology/Sialobiology and brain function, particular interests of neurodevelopment, cognitive function, eye and vision function, gut-brain axis for brain cognitive function using piglet as an animal model.
Presentation Title: The pros and cons of sialic acid glycans in red meat of different animal species on human health
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Cataldo Pulvento 
Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural and Environmental Science, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy
Research Interests: Soil water plant relations using direct and indirect morpho-metric; roductive and physiological surveys under field conditions and application of crop models; Productive, eco-physiological and qualitative response of crops to abiotic stresses (drought and salinity); Protein crops and Andean crops (quinoa and amaranth); Irrigation management and study of best agronomic practices on herbaceous crops.
Presentation Title: Alternative crops production: an opportunity vs climate change in Mediterranean area.
Dr. Saddam Hussain
Web of Science 2021 Highly Cited Researcher. He has been recognized with several international distinctions/awards in recent years. He published over 100 refereed journal papers, many of which have sought to understand the morphological, physiological, biochemical and molecular basis of crop responses (rice in particular) to individual and concurrent abiotic stresses and mechanisms imparting tolerance for such stresses. He has an h-index over 50.
Research Interests: Phytochelatins; Plant Environmental Stress Physiology; Plant-Soil Interactions; Abiotic Stress Tolerance
Presentation Title: Use of Biodegradable Superabsorbent Polymers for Enhancing Agricultural Productivity in Marginal and Stress-prone Areas: Overview and Prospects

- Speakers from ICBB 2021

Dr. Intan Safinar Ismail
Head of Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science; Natural Medicine & Products Research Laboratory, Institute Bioscience, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Introduction: She has published around 150 papers in reputed journals and 92 presentations at conferences, led 14 research projects and being invited as speakers/keynote at international meetings. She is an editor for Journal of Natural Medicines, and chairing a few important scientific meetings including Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants and Spices (ASOMPS) XVII for 2020. Current H-index: 29.
Research Interests: Focus on discovering for the boactive component from natural resources utilizing metabolomics tool and conventional natural product chemistry approach.
Presentation Title: Evidence-based traditional medicinal-plant as biomedicines source

Dr. Mohmad Farooq Shaikh
Jeffrey Cheah School of Medicine & Health Sciences, Monash University Malaysia
Introduction: He is a recipient of Monash's PVC Award for Excellence in Research (2020 and 2018) and Best Publication Award by Malaysian Society of Neuroscience (MSN) in 2017. He is also recipient of Malaysian Society of Pharmacology & Physiology (MSPP) 2019 Best Young Researcher and 2019 Best Young Teacher (Pharmacology) Awards. He is involved in PhD supervision and publishing papers in high impact journals. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed articles, including book chapters in quality journals. Current H-index: 20.
Research Interests: Epilepsy, Post-Traumatic Epilepsy, Gut-Brain-Axis in Epilepsy associated comorbidities, Animal Models, Anticonvulsant Screening, Alzheimer’s disease, Learning & Memory
Presentation Title: Zebrafish As An Alternative Animal Model for Anticonvulsant Drug Discovery

Dr. Ahmed Shihab Albahri
IIPS Institute, University of Information Technology and Communications
Introduction: He has received his Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI), Malaysia. He has published 64 research articles in high impact international journals, accumulative citations = 2278, H-index = 33.
Research Interests: AI, MCDM, Data Science, Machine Learning with Medical Informatics, Medical Research methods, Bioinformatics and Health Sciences.
Presentation Title: Growth of Data Science Roles and Decision-Theory for Shaping the Future of Biotechnology and Bioengineering Applications

Dr. Mohamed Mahmoud El-Shazly
Head of Pharmaceutical Biology Department, Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, the German University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
Introduction: He published more than 140 papers in international journals with more than 3000 citations. Current H-index: 27.
Research Interests: natural products; secondary metabolites with potential biological activities; isolated antioxidant, cytotoxic, hepatoprotective, anti-ulcer and antidiabetic agents from terrestrial plants, microorganisms, and marine organisms. 
Presentation Title: Shedding light on the cytotoxic activity and mechanism of action of heteronemin, a marine sesterterpenoid-type natural product, against LNcap and PC3 prostate cancer cells

Dr. Naveen Vankadari
Research Fellow at Monash Biomedicine Discovery Institute and Department of Biochemistry of Monash University.
Introduction: He received his PhD in the fields of biochemistry, structural and molecular cell biology from Academia Sinica and the National Defence Medical Center. He also has robust BioTech industry experience from MerckMillpore as an R&D researcher, and has received several awards and prizes in academia and industrial research.
Research Interests: principally focused on events central to human infection and immunity, structural & functional studies on viral and bacterial proteins involved in infection and challenging human immunity.
Presentation Title: Molecular interplay between SARS-CoV-2 and Human proteins for viral activation and entry, potential drugs and scope for new therapeutics

Dr. Livia Alexandra DINU
National Institute for Research and Development in Microtehnologies (IMT-Bucharest), Bucharest, Romania
Research Interests: electrochemical sensors; nanozymes; graphene-based materials; carbon nanomaterials; biosensors
Presentation Title: Metallic nanoparticles-graphene nanohybrids as artificial enzymes for environmental and biomedical electrochemical applications


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Accepted Abstracts

The list will be updated by the end of March.

Previous Speakers

Visit the following list to learn more previous speakers in detail:

Speakers from ICBB2021 Webinar Online
Speakers from ICBB2020 Webinar Online
Speakers from ICBB2019 Poznan, Poland
Speakers from ICBB2018 Budapest, Hungary
Speakers from ICBB2017 Offenburg Germany
Speakers from ICBB&ICAFS2017 Lahore Pakistan
Speakers from ICBB2016 Bangkok Thailand