Useful Links

European Union Reference Laboratories (EURL)

EURL for Fish Diseases

EURL for Crustacean Diseases

EURL for Molluscs Diseases

EURL for monitoring bacteriological and viral contamination of bivalve molluscs

OIE Reference Experts and Laboratories

Fish Pathogens Database


 Other organizations and useful links

European College of Aquatic Animal Health (ECAAH)

WAVMA CertAqV Program

World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE)

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

The Center for Food Security and Public Health (CFSPH)

The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)

The Manual of Diagnostic Tests for Aquatic Animals 2016

The Aquatic Animal Health Code 2016

The Fish Health Blue Book 2016

HealthyFish Training Program

FishBase – A global biodiversity information system on finfishes.

Myxozoa.org – A network for scientists involved with research on Myxozoan parasites.

FishPathogens.net – A photo gallery database of fish pathogens from North America.

Patología en Acuicultura – A blog for the divulgation of several aspects related to fish pathology in Aquaculture (mainly in Spanish).

Fish histopathology.com – A blog for the divulgation of fish histopathology topics.

International Ichthyoparasitology Newsletter

TheFishSite.com – A source of news from the aquaculture industry, events, and learning opportunities.


To suggest further links, useful for fish and shellfish pathologists, please provide necessary details to the EAFP web-master: Dr. Bartolomeo Gorgoglione ([email protected]).