Obituary – Amparo Estepa Perez -Read it-   News & Views   ISVLV Ninth International Symposium on Viruses of Lower Vertebrates. Juan J. Borrego & Dolores Castro.-Read it-   ISVLV Recent findings in the molecular biology of Salmonid Alphavirus. M. Brémont.– Read it-   ISVLV Ranaviruses of reptiles – an increasing problem. R. E. Marschang, A. C. Stöhr and … Read More

In memory of Dr Amparo Estepa Perez

We are very saddened to report the death of Amparo Estepa Perez (Madrid, 13-1-1962 – Alicante, 9-10-2015) Dr Amparo Estepa Perez obtained a Master Degree in Biology at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid. She conducted her PhD work at INIA on development of recombinant vaccines against VHSV. She defended her … Read More


News & Views   Risk of introduction of Clinostomum complanatum (Digenea: Clinostomidae) to Sicily through use of Cobitis bilineata (Canestrini, 1865) as live baits. G. Gaglio, V. Reina, M. Caffara, E. Gjurcevic, C. Iaria & F. Marino.– Read it-   First report of Lagenidium thermophilum isolated from eggs and larvae of mud crab … Read More


Obituary – Yury Alexandrovich Strelkov -Read it-   News & Views   First report of Flavobacterium psychrophilum isolated from cultured rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in Argentina. P. Moreno, L. Molinari, P. Hualde & T. Miyazaki.– Read it-   Virulence of Chilean field isolates of Flavobacterium psychrophilum in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) parr. B. N. Fredriksen, … Read More

Bulletin Contents 36 (1)

  The value of bacterial cultures to modern fish diseases microbiology. B. Austin.– Read it-   Workshop: Novel viral infections threatening Cyprinid fish. O. Haenen, K. Way, B. Gorgoglione, T. Ito, R. Paley, L. Bigarré & T. Waltzek.– Read it-   What’s new in bivalve mollusc pathology? Overview of articles published in the last … Read More

In memory of Prof. Yury Alexandrovich Strelkov

We are very saddened to report the death of Yury Alexandrovich Strelkov (10.10.1929 – 25.01.2016) Professor, Doctor (Biology), Chief Researcher of Fish Disease Laboratory of the State Research Institute for Lake and River Fisheries (GosNIORKh), Saint-Petersburg, Russia, died on January 25, 2016. Yury A. Strelkov was born in Leningrad (now Saint-Petersburg) … Read More

Bulletin Contents 35 (6)

The use of potassium permanganate against trichodiniasis on milkfish (Chanos chanos) fingerlings. P. A. Palma, E. R. Cruz-Lacierda & V. L. Corre, Jr.– Read Preview-   Infection of striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypophthalmus) in Vietnam caused by the fungus Fusarium incarnatum-equiseti. P. M. Duc, D. T. M. Thy, K. Hatai & … Read More

Fish Necropsy Manual – now available

The Authors are pleased to announce that an online Fish Necropsy Manual is now available permanently through this web site and can be accessed via this link.  The approach for 10 fish species together with a group diagnosis and  description of the organ systems is considered unique.  We are sure this manual will … Read More

Bulletin Contents 35 (5)

News & Views   Bacteria associated with mass mortality of post-larvae of red conger eel (Genypterus chilensis) cultured in a Chilean farm. A. Levican & R. Avendaño-Herrera.– Read it-   Response of the antioxidant system of Black Sea whiting Merlangus merlangus euxinus (Nordmann, 1840) to parasitic nematode Hysterothylacium aduncum (Rudolphi, 1802) infection. E. … Read More

Bulletin Contents 35 (4)

News & Views   Distribution pattern of eosinophilic granular cells in the intestine of the convict cichlid Amatitlania nigrofasciata (Günther, 1867). C. Hopperdietzel, R. M. Hirschberg, H. Hünigen, J. Wolter & J. Plendl. -Read Preview-   First record of Parabrachiella hostilis (Heller, 1868; Copepoda: Lernaeopodidae) from Umbrina cirrosa (Linnaeus, 1758; Pisces: Sciaenidae) … Read More

Bulletin Contents 35 (3)

News & Views   Distribution of hemolysin genes in Turkish Vibrio anguillarum isolates. M. L. Avsever & C. Ün. – Read it-   Pathogenicity and biological characteristics of CyHV-2. L-G. Liang, J. Xie, K. Chen & X-W. Bing.– Read it-   The effect of warm discharge waters of a power plant on the occurrence … Read More

17th EAFP Student Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 EAFP Student Award ! The listed EAFP student members will get free registration for the 17th EAFP conference in Las Palmas ! * Please note winner students are listed in alphabetical order. Max J. Beckman – Is stress in farmed salmon (Salmo salar) an … Read More