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FOUNDER

Otto Kinne

 

EDITORS-IN-CHIEF

Stephen W. Feist

Cefas Weymouth Laboratory, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8UB, UK

stephen.feist(at)cefas.co.uk

 

Sven Klimpel

Goethe-University, Biodiversity and Climate Research Centre (BiK-F), Medical Biodiversity and Parasitology, Senckenberganlage 25, 60235 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

sven.klimpel(at)senckenberg.de

 

MANAGING EDITOR

John Austin

john(at)int-res.com

 

Production Manager: Timothy St.Clair. Assistants to the Editors: Marita Bruns, Matthias Dirbach, Catherine Fesefeldt, Angela Fromm, Bernhard Fromm, Linda Froome-Döring, Ivor George, Sandra Hammer, Lutz Jahrmarkt, Konstantin Kambach, Lars Litwin, Justin Mellersh, Annabelle Meyer, Susan Muhlbauer, William Neel, Melanie Overbeck, Claire Pritchard, Simone Ritter, Heiko Scheibner, Florian Schlenker, Ian Stewart, Natalie Striepe, Nicole Taros

 

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21385 Oldendorf/Luhe, Germany

Tel (+49) (0)4132 7127, Fax (+49) (0)4132 8883

Email: ir(at)int-res.com, Internet: www.int-res.com


 

All manuscripts (except Comments and Reply Comments) must pass through a rigorous review process involving at least 3 referees. For details consult Mar Ecol Prog Ser 279:1

 

EDITORS

 

Editors are fully responsible for the review process of manuscripts allotted to them; they decide on acceptance or rejection of manuscripts handled by them.

 

Andrew C. Barnes

a.barnes(at)uq.edu.au

The University of Queensland, Centre for Marine Studies, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia

Bacterial pathogens in fish, vaccines, bacterial host-pathogen interactions, DNA vaccines, bacterial genomics, fish immunology 

 

Thomas Braunbeck

braunbeck(at)uni-hd.de

Aquatic Ecology & Toxicology, Department of Zoology, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 230,

69120 Heidelberg, Germany

Toxicant-Induced Pathology

 

Anindo Choudhury

anindo.choudhury(at)snc.edu

St. Norbert College, 100 Grant Street, JMS, 324 De Pere, WI 54115-2099, USA

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Metazoans

 

Catherine Collins

catherine.collins(at)gov.scot

Fisheries Research Services (FRS), Marine Laboratory, PO Box 101, Victoria Road, Torry, Aberdeen AB11 9DB, UK

Molecular Aspects of Disease Phenomena

 

Jeff A. Cowley

jeff.cowley(at)csiro.au

CSIRO Livestock Industries, Queensland Bioscience Precinct, 306 Carmody Road, St. Lucia, Queensland 4067, Australia

Disease in Crustaceans

Molecular virology, molecular diagnostics, epidemiology and antiviral therapy

 

Mark Crane

mark.crane(at)csiro.au

Project Leader, AAHL Fish Diseases Laboratory, Australian Animal Health Laboratory, CSIRO Livestock Industries

Private Bag 24, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Viruses

 

Donald L. Evans

dlevans(at)uga.edu

Department of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA

Immunology Research in Aquatic Organisms

 

Stephen W. Feist

(address as above)

Diseases of Molluscs, Lower Invertebrates, and Microorganisms. Histopathology of fish and shellfish.

 

Lori Gustafson

lori.l.gustafson(at)aphis.usda.gov

National Surveillance Unit, Fort Collins, Colorado 80526-8117, USA

Aquatic animal disease surveillance and epidemiology

 

Mike Hine

vinet.hine(at)orange.fr

73 rue de la Fée au Bois, 17450 Fouras, France

Diseases of Molluscs, Lower Invertebrates, and Microorganisms

 

James Jancovich

jjancovich(at)csusm.edu

Department of Biological Sciences, California State University San Marcos, 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Rd., San Marcos, California 92096, USA
Viral infections of aquatic vertebrates, viral genomics and evolution, and host–pathogen interactions

 

Stewart C. Johnson

Stewart.Johnson(at)dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Head, Aquatic Animal Health, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Pacific Biological Station, 3190 Hammond Bay Rd, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 6N7, Canada

Genomic, Proteomic and Metabolomic Aspects

 

Sven Klimpel

(address as above)

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Protozoans, Protophytans and Metazoans

(Fish parasites: pathology, taxonomy, life cycles and host-parasite interactions)

 

Thomas Lang

thomas.lang(at)vti.bund.de

Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institut (vTI), Institut für Fischereiökologie (FOE), Deichstr. 12, 27472 Cuxhaven, Germany

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Proliferative Disorders

 

Stephen Raverty

Stephen.Raverty(at)gov.bc.ca

British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture and Food, 1767 Angus Campbell Road, Abbotsford, British Columbia V3G 2M3, Canada

Diseases in Aquatic Mammals (post mortem examination, disease outbreak investigations, health assessment and disease processes in marine mammals)

 

Kimberly S. Reece

kreec(at)vims.edu

Virginia Institute of Marine Science, The College of William and Mary, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062, USA

Molecular phylogenetics; protistan diseases; molecular diagnostics; shellfish aquaculture

 

Louise Rollins-Smith

louise.rollins-smith(at)vanderbilt.edu

Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, A-5301 Medical Center North, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA

Diseases of Amphibians – Immunology (amphibian immune defenses: chytridiomycosis, Ranaviruses, peptides; mucosal immunity in amphibian skin; developmental and comparative immunology)

 

Jeffrey D. Shields

jeff(at)vims.edu

Virginia Institute of Marine Science, The College of William & Mary, PO Box 1346, Gloucester Point, Virginia 23062, USA

Diseases of invertebrates, primarily crustaceans (etiology, pathology, epidemiology, ecology)

 

Hamish J. Small

hamish(at)vims.edu

Department of Environmental and Aquatic Animal Health, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Route 1208 Greate Road (courier), P.O. Box 1346 (regular mail), Gloucester Point, VA 23062, USA

Diseases of crustaceans, molecular and immunological diagnostic methods

 

Garriet Smith

SmithRes(at)usca.edu

University of South Carolina Aiken, Dept of Biology and Geology, 461 Univ. Parkway, Aiken, South Carolina 29801, USA

Coral Diseases

 

Dieter Steinhagen

dieter.steinhagen(at)tiho-hannover.de

School of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Centre for Infection Medicine, Fish Disease Research Unit, Bünteweg 17,

30559 Hannover, Germany

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Protozoans and Protophytans

(Pathology, Biology and Host Responses)

 

Bernd Sures

Bernd.Sures(at)uni-due.de

University Duisburg-Essen, Applied Zoology / Hydrobiology, 45117 Essen, Germany

Diseases in Fishes - Due to Environmental Factors

 

Alicia E. Toranzo

alicia.estevez.toranzo(at)usc.es

Department de Microbiologia, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de Santiago, 15703 Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Diseases in fish and shellfish due to bacteria: Identification and characterization, vaccination, pathogenesis

 

Douglas Woodhams

douglas.woodhams(at)umb.edu

University of Massachusetts Boston, College of Science and Mathematics, 100 Morrissey Blvd., Boston, MA 02125-3393, USA

Disease ecology of amphibians

 

Thierry M. Work

thierry_work(at)usgs.gov

US Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center, Honululu Field Station, USGS-NWHC-HFS, PO Box 50187, 300 Ala Moana Blvd., Room 8-132, Honolulu, Hawaii 96850, USA

Diseases of seabirds, sea turtles, marine fish and invertebrates

 

David W. Verner-Jeffreys

david.verner-jeffreys(at)cefas.co.uk

Cefas Weymouth Laboratory, Weymouth, Dorset DT4 8UB, UK 

Bacterial disease of fish and shellfish

 

 

REVIEW EDITORS

 

Review Editors critically assess the scientific value of manuscripts, and may advise authors in matters of manuscript presentation.

 

Bassem Allam

Stony Brook, New York, USA

Mollusc pathology and host-pathogen interactions, mollusc immunology

 

Pilar Alvarez-Pellitero

Castellón, Spain

Fish parasitology, fish immunology

 

Ellen Ariel

Townsville, QLD, Australia

Reptile virology; ranaviruses in fish

 

Brian Austin

Stirling, UK

Bacterial diseases of fish and shellfish; vaccination; probiotics, taxonomic identification techniques, pathogenicity mechanisms

 

Carlos Azevedo

Porto, Portugal

Protoparasitology and diseases of molluscs and fishes

 

Sven M. Bergmann

Greifswald, Germany

Virology, diagnostics and notifiable diseases in fish, molluscs and crustaceans; humoral immunity in fish; parasitology; hygiene in aquaculture

 

Franck C. J. Berthe

Parma, Italy

Diseases of molluscs, lower invertebrates, and microorganisms

 

Susan Bower

Kyukuot, BC, Canada

Infectious diseases of commercially important molluscs, crustaceans and echinoderms

 

David Boyle

Geelong, VIC, Australia

Virology, molecular diagnostic techniques, vaccine vectors and immune responses, large DNA genome viruses

 

Laura Brown

Nanaimo, BC, Canada

Fishes: immune responses to bacterial and viral pathogens; chemotherapeutants; vaccines; functional genomics

 

David K. Cone

Halifax, NS, Canada

Taxonomy of myxozoans and monogeneans and ecology of fish parasites

 

Arik Diamant

Eilat, Israel

Fishes: parasites, especially protozoans

 

Diane G. Elliott

Seattle, Washington, USA

Fishes: bacterial diseases, pathology and histopathology, diagnostic methods, host-pathogen interactions

 

Mansour El-Matbouli

Vienna, Austria

Fish and crustaceans: molecular aspects of host–parasite interaction; morphogenesis and ontogenesis of parasites; molecular immunology and pathobiology of parasitic diseases

 

Ralph Elston

Carlsborg, Washington, USA

Fishes, molluscs: infections; neoplasms; aquaculture health management

 

Timothy W. Flegel

Bangkok, Thailand

Diseases of Crustaceans, shrimp

 

William F. Font

Hammond, Louisiana, USA

Ecological parasitology of fishes, crustaceans and molluscs

 

Susan Ford

Port Norris, New Jersey, USA

Molluscs: protozoan diseases; epizootiology; effects of salinity and temperature, host/parasite interactions

 

Marta Gomez-Chiarri

Kingston, Richmond, USA

Molecular biology as it relates to shellfish and finfish disease

 

Frances Gulland

Sausalito, California, USA

Diseases of marine mammals

 

Larry Hanson

Mississippi State, Mississippi, USA

Viral and bacterial diseases of fish

 

David Hoole

Keele, UK

Host-parasite interactions in fish, especially to immunological responses; effects of water quality on fish immunity

 

Liliana Jaso-Friedmann

Athens, Georgia, USA

Immunology: cellular and molecular

 

Robert Johnson

Penrith, NSW, Australia

Diseases of amphibians and aquatic reptiles, Reptile haematology, Anaesthesia of amphibians and reptiles, Ethics of wildlife research

 

Michael L. Kent

Corvallis, Oregon, USA

Protozoan and myxozoan diseases of fish; diseases of zebrafish and pen-reared salmonid fishes

 

Gael Kurath

Seattle, Washington, USA

Fish virology: RNA virus epidemiology, evolution, host specificity, and DNA vaccines

 

Michael Levy

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Phylogeny (molecular and classical ), life cycles, host–parasite relations, immunity, diagnosis of parasitic and microbial infections

 

Yuanan Lu

Honululu, Hawaii, USA

Marine animal cell cultures, viral diseases of aquatic animals, and vector mediated gene transfer

 

Kenneth A. McColl

Geelong, VIC, Australia

Viral diseases of aquatic animals: pathogenesis studies; comparative pathology and histopathology; molecular diagnostics; immune responses

 

Molnár K

Budapest, Hungary

Fishes: infections due to parasites (Coccidia, Myxosporea; Monogenea); pathology; drug use

 

Nicholas J. G. Moody

Geelong, VIC, Australia

Finfish virology: detection, identification and characterisation of viruses, diagnostic test development, pathogenesis, primary cell culture

 

Alexander G. Murray

Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

Epidemiology of aquatic animal diseases; epidemiological and environmental modelling

 

Mark S. Myers

Seattle, Washington, USA

Fish histopathology, oncology, carcinogenesis; epizootiology

 

Leigh Owens

Townsville, QLD, Australia

Infectious diseases and host responses of aquatic animals, especially crustaceans, virulence determinants in Vibrios

 

Allan Pessier

San Diego, California, USA

Amphibian disease and pathology, general pathology (invertebrates, fish, reptiles and amphibians)

 

Trygve T. Poppe

Ås, Norway

Pathology and histopathology; side-effects of immunization; inflammatory responses

 

Jacques Robert

Rochester, New York, USA

Developmental and comparative immunology, viral immunity, biology of ranaviruses and other DNA viruses, molecular evolution, tumorgenesis, tumor immunity

 

Dave S. Rotstein

Suitland, Maryland, USA

Pathology, gross and histologic; population health

 

Helmut Segner

Bern, Switzerland

Fishes; nutritional disorders, toxicological pathology, stress-related injuries; diseases due to microorganisms

 

Richard Speare

Townsville, QLD, Australia

Diseases of amphibians and amphibian disease control strategies

 

Michael K. Stoskopf

Raleigh, North Carolina, USA

Pharmacodynamics, pharmacokinetics of drugs in aquatic species. Clinical background with aquatic mammals, marine fishes, reptiles and seabirds

 

Richard Thiery

Sophia Antipolis, France

Fish virology including molecular aspects, diagnostics, control (vaccine), nodavirosis in marine fish and rhabdoviral diseases

 

Antonio Villalba

Vilanova de Arousa, Spain

Parasites and diseases of bivalve molluscs; pathology; environmental influences; host defense mechanisms

 

Thomas Wahli

Bern, Switzerland

Host-pathogen relationships, esp. parasites and viruses

 

Burkard Watermann

Hamburg, Germany

Invertebrates (molluscs, crustaceans) and fishes: pollution-related diseases; epizootiology and histopathology

 

Keith Way

Weymouth, UK

Fish virology: fish cell culture, viral pathogenesis, development and validation of diagnostic methods and characterisation, significance of newly identified viruses

 

Richard J. Whittington

Camden, NSW, Australia

Epizootic haematopoietic Necrosis virus, iridoviruses and nodaviruses of finfish, mycobacterial diseases of farm animals, mechanisms and control of infectious diseases

 

Geert F. Wiegertjes

Wageningen, The Netherlands

Parasite infections, especially protozoan infections, of fish and the fish immune response to infection

 

James R. Winton

Seattle, Washington, USA

Fishes: viral diseases; diagnosis, control (including molecular techniques)

 

Disease ecology of amphibians