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Journal of Probiotics & Health

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Upcoming Special Issues


Purpose: To publish the most exciting research with respect to the subjects of Journal of Probiotics & Health and to provide a rapid turn-around time regarding reviewing and publishing, and to disseminate the articles freely for research, teaching and reference purposes.

Special Issue Topics
Special issue entitled: "Probiotics and Research" is open & organized by
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Biography Biography :

Gabriela Riscuta MD, MS. CNS is a Program Director in the Nutritional Science Research Group at the Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute .In this position she plans, develops, directs, and coordinates extramural research programs in diet, nutrition and cancer as related to cancer prevention. At NCI, Dr. Riscuta‘s role includes the examination of bioactive food components, i.e. essential and non-essential nutrients, as modifiers of cancer risk and tumor behavior. Some of her projects focus on determining how specific genes and/or molecular targets are influenced by bioactive food components. Her activities include grants management, mentoring students and organizing national and international webinars. Dr. Riscuta received a prestigious Merit Award in 2012 from NIH for the creation of a webinar series for physicians, researchers and those involved with research translation to understand the strength and the weakness of the evidence about the health effects of a food/bioactive food components. Dr. Riscuta also teaches Nutrition courses at Montgomery College, Rockville MD, both on campus and online.

Dr. Gabriela Riscuta current research interests are foods and bioactive food components in relation to health, ageing, cancer prevention and immunocompetence. Her current research focuses on health benefits of probiotics, prebiotics and synbiotics, spices , coffee and mushrooms. University logo
Submission Process
Submit Special Issue articles online through manuscript submission, review and editorial tracking system for quality and quick review processing at http://omicsonline.org/submitmanuscript-probiotics-health-open-access.php or send as an e-mail attachment to the editorial office at editor.jph@omicsonline.org
A manuscript number will be e-mailed to the corresponding author on same day or within 72 hours.
  1. In case of online submission, please select "Special Issue Article" from the dropdown list.
  2. In case of e-mail, please specify the title of the special issue in the subject and in the cover letter of the submission.
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