Joint WAVMA+EAFP webinar

A free webinar is offered in collaboration between the EAFP and the World Aquatic Veterinary Medical Association. “Main infectious diseases of farmed marine fish” by Snježana Zrnčić & Anna Toffan Synopsis: Infectious diseases are one of the main bottlenecks for future development of marine aquaculture. Knowledge about the aetiology, epidemiology, … Read More

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Obituary for Remmelt Bootsma. – Read it–   EAFP Branch Officers Meeting Report, Porto, 2019.  – Read it–   Review: The effects of CO2 and related water chemistry on fish: climate change vs. aquaculture. R. W. Wilson. – Read it–   Workshop Report: Setting epidemiological cut-off values for bacteria isolated … Read More

Now available MedAID Diagnostic Manual

MedAID’s Diagnostic Manual for the main pathogens in European seabass and Gilthead seabream aquaculture MedAID (Mediterranean Aquaculture Integrated Development) is a European H2020 Research and Innovation Project approved in 2017, with the main objective of increasing the overall competitiveness and sustainability of the whole value chain of the Mediterranean marine … Read More

Online MedAID Health Forum

Online Health Forum: Biosecurity in Mediterranean marine aquaculture   MedAID (Horizon 2020 EU project) announces a new discussion within Online Health Forum starting from 4th of May. All fish health experts are kindly invited to the discussions. Instruction for joining is available in this guide:   Dates: 4th to 18th … Read More

Obituary Remmelt Bootsma

Obituary Remmelt Bootsma On Sunday the 15th of March 2020, Dr. Remmelt Bootsma sadly passed away at the age of 80 years, in Blaricum, the Netherlands. Dr. Remmelt Bootsma was an important all-round fish pathologist. In 1968, he became a leading Researcher in Fish Diseases at the Dept. Pathology of … Read More

Winners of EAFP-SGS 2020

The winners of the 5th EAFP Small Grants Scheme 2020  It is with great pleasure for the EAFP Council Board to announce the five awardees for the 5th EAFP Small Grant Scheme 2020 call: Alienet Rodriguez Rodriguez from Cuba – “Evaluation of the antiviral activity of Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase-Activating Polypeptide … Read More

Bulletin of the EAFP Editorial Board Changeovers

The EAFP Bulletin is currently going through a transition of changes to the Editorial board. Dr. Steve Feist and Dr. David Verner-Jeffreys are resigning from their posts as Histopathology and Bacteriology Subject editors, respectively, from February 2020. On behalf of the Council and members of the European Association of Fish … Read More

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News and Views   Co-infections and multiple stressors in fish. B. Gorgoglione, C. Bailey, M.D. Fast, D. Bass, M. Saraiva, M. Adamek, P. Noguera, S. Ciulli, M. Palíková, I. Aguirre-Gil, L. Bigarré and O. Haenen. – Read it–   First record of Aeromonas sobria in yellow tail cichlid, Pseudotropheus acei. … Read More

Obituary Yeshwant Kondji Khillare

Obituary Yeshwant Kondji Khillare On the 23rd of August 2019, Dr. Yeshwant Kondji Khillare. sadly passed away at the age of 63 years, in India “To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die”- Thomas Campbell Dr. Khillare was born to Late Sree Kondji Khillare and Late Smt.Tanhabai … Read More

Approaching deadline to apply for the EAFP 2020 SGS

Rationale: In light of an overall reduction of grant funding opportunities in the field of aquatic animal health, the EAFP is launching a new 2020 Small Grant Scheme to assist its members in obtaining training in new methods or support collaboration which can further improve research in fish pathology. The … Read More