Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 3: Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections
Edited by P Woo, Professor Emeritus, University of Guelph, Canada, D Bruno, Pathology and Bacteriology Group Leader, Marine Scotland, Aberdeen, UK
This third and final volume in the acclaimed Fish Diseases and Disorders trilogy addresses infectious diseases of finfish and shellfish caused by viruses, bacteria and fungi. Topics covered include infectious pancreatic necrosis virus, infectious hematopoictic necrosis virus, viral diseases of cold and warm-water fish, rickettsial and chlamydial infections, furunculosis, motile aeromonads, vibriosis, flavobacterial diseases and shellfish diseases. Written by experts in each discipline and updated throughout to reflect new developments in the field, including new chapters on alphaviruses, oncogenic viruses and genomics and proteomics, this is a must-have reference for fish health specialists and veterinarians, microbiologists, zoologists and researchers and students in aquaculture.
Fish vets and fish health specialists.
1. Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis and Associated Aquatic Birnaviruses2. Infectious Haematopoietic Necrosis Virus 3. Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia4. Infectious Salmon Anaemia 5. Viral Diseases and Agents in Warm Water Fish6. Alphaviruses7. Oncogenic Viruses8. Piscirickettsia, Francisella and Epitheliocystis9. Bacterial Kidney Disease (Renibacterium salmoninarum)10. Enterococcus seriolicida and Streptococcus spp. (S. iniae, S. agalactiae)11. Mycobacteriosis and Nocardiosis12. Furunculosis and Other Aeromoniosis 13. Enteric Redmouth Disease (Yersinia ruckeri)14. Edwardsiella Septicaemias15. Vibriosis16. Flavobacterial Diseases: Columnaris, Cold-water Disease and Bacterial Gill Disease17. Pasteurellosis and Other Bacterial Diseases18. Saprolegnia and Other Oomycetes19. Ichthyophonus and Related Organisms20. Shellfish Diseases (Viral, Bacterial and Fungal)21. Genomics of Fish and Shellfish Microbial Pathogens
Woo Professor Woo has been a faculty member at the University of Guelph (UoG) since 1974. He was also Director, Axelrod Institute of Ichthyology, and in 2005 UoG Senate elected him University Professor Emeritus. Prior to 1974 he was MRC Postdoctoral Fellow and Ballard Fellow, UoG; FAO Andre Mayer Research Fellow, East African Trypanosomiasis Research Organization and Serengeti Research Institute; and IDRC Consultant/Scientist, Nigerian Institute for Trypanosomiasis Research.
His other appointments (1985-2010) include as NUS Visiting Research Professor, National University of Singapore, and as short-term Visiting Professor/Scientist at 16 Universities/Institutes in Africa, Asia, Europe and South America.
Patrick was Plenary/Symposium speaker at 44 conferences, recipient of The Robert Wardle Award, and elected Fellow, The Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. He is editor-in-chief of a journal, member of three editorial boards; and has published 194 scientific papers, 19 reviews in conference proceedings, 15 book chapters, and eight books.
Fish Diseases and Disorders, 2nd Edition (buy all 3 volumes together)
by P Woo
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by R Pomeroy, N Andrew
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The Quest for Sustainable International Fisheries
by E Meltzer
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