Editors-in-Chief

  • Jeffrey M Bethony

    Vice-Chair for Translational Research, Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine & AIDS and Cancer Specimen Resource (ACSR), George Washington University, 2300 I Street NW, Washington D.C., USA

  • Santiago Mas-Coma

    Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de València, Av. Vincent Andres Estelles s/n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain

  • Jong-Yil Chai

    Dept. of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28, Yongon-Dong, Jongno-Gu,110-799, Seoul, South Korea

  • Leonard Ernest Gustavin Mboera

    National Institute for Medical Research, 244 Barack Obama Drive, P.O. Box 9653, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

President, Executive Editor-in-Chief

  • Shunhai Qu

    Hainan Medical University Journal Publisher, Hainan Medical University, Xueyuan Road 3, Haikou, Hainan, China

Deputy Editors-in-Chief

  • Giuseppe La Torre

    Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza Università di Roma, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5-00185, Rome, Italy

  • Bjørg Marit Andersen

    Former Head of Department of Hospital Infections, Oslo University Hospital-Ullevål, Kirkeveien 166, 0450, Oslo, Norway

  • Alcides Troncoso

    Head of Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Viamonte 430, C1053ABJ, Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Khaled Khatab

    Health Economics Modelling and Medical Statistics, Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, Sheffield Hallam University, 32 Collegiate Crescent, Room P105, Sheffield, England, UK

  • Androulla Efstratiou

    WHO Global Collaborating Centre for Reference and Research on Diphtheria and Streptococcal Infections, Bacteriology Reference Department, 61 Colindale Ave, London, UK

Associate Editors-in-Chief

  • Yuki Eshita

    Department of Infectious Disease Control, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, 1-1 Idaigaoka, Hasama-machi, Oita, Japan

  • Thomas Dorlo

    Division Pharmacoepidemiology & Clinical Pharmacology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands; Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

  • Vittorio Sambri

    The Greater Romagna Area Hub Laboratory, Piazza della Liberazione, 60, Pievesestina, Italy

  • Viroj Wiwanitkit

    Dept. of Laboratory Medicine, Fac. of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, 254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, 10330, Bangkok, Thailand

Editorial Directors

  • Carlos Kusano Bucalen Ferrari

    Biomedical Research Group, Instituto de Ciências Biológicas e da Saúde (IBCS), Campus Universitário do Araguaia, Universidade, Federal de Mato Grosso, Av. Gov. Jaime Campos, 6390, Barra do Garças, Brazil

  • Indra Vythilingam

    Department of Parasitology, Jalan Lembah Pantai, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • Ishag Adam

    Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum, P.O. Box 102, Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan

Statistic Editors

  • Annie Robert

    Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et clinique (IREC), Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department (EPID), Public Health School B1.30.13, Université Catholique de Louvain - Brussels Campus, Brussels, Belgium

  • Wei Gao

    Department of Palliative Care, Policy and Rehabilitation, Cicely Saunders Institute, King''s College London, Bessemer Road, London, UK

Executive Editors

  • John Mario

    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Los Andes, Carrera 1 No. 18A-10, edificio Q, piso 8, 111711, Bogota D.C., Colombia

  • Chia-Kwung Fan

    Department of Molecular Parasitology and Tropical Diseases, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, , Taipei Medical University, 250 Wuxing Street, Taipei

  • Qing Vivian Zhao

    Editorial Office of Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease, Haikou, China

  • Xiao-hong Tina Tang

    Editorial Office of Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease, Haikou, China

Executive Members of Editorial Board

  • Abdelaaty A Shahat

    Pharmacognosy Department, College of Pharmacy, King Saudi University, P.O.Box 2457, 11451, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Abdoulaye Dabo

    Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Sciences, Techniques and Technologies, Box. 1805, Bamako, Mali

  • Agnaldo Lopes da Silva Filho

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine,Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG) , Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil

  • Ahmad Daryani

    Parasitology and Mycology Dept., Toxoplasmosis Research Center (TRC), Sari Medical School, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, 18th Km of Khazar abad Road, Sari, Iran

  • Ahmad Oryan

    Department of Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

  • Aileen Gonzalez Rizo

    Laboratory of Biological control, Vector Control Department, Institute of Tropical Medicine

  • Alfonso Martín Cabello-Vílchez

    Laboratorio de Protozoarios y Endosimbiontes Patógenos (LPEP), Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Perú

  • Antonio Marcilla

    Dpto. Biología Celular y Parasitologia, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Valencia,Av. V.A. Estellés, s/n 46100 Burjassot (Valencia), Spain

  • Baha Latif

    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Selangor, Malaysia

  • Brahmaputra Marjadi

    School of Medicine, Western Sydney University, Locked Bag 1797, Penrith, Sydney, Australia

  • Brian Stephen Eley

    Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital and the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town, Klipfontein Road, Rondebosch, Cape Town, South Africa

  • Claire Standley

    Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, D.C., USA

  • Crispim Cerutti Junior

    Social Medicine Department, Federal University of Espirito Santo, Espírito Santo, Brazil

  • Dziedzom K de Souza

    Parasitological Department, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research, University of Ghana, P.O. Box LG 25, Accra, Ghana

  • Farouk El Allaki

    Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Room 1102-14, 3200 Sicotte St., CP 5000, Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada

  • Giovanni Benelli

    Insect Behaviour Group, Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Pisa, Via del Borghetto 80, 56124, Pisa, Italy

  • Goran Stevanovic

    Department of Clinical Pharmacotherapy, Clinic for Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Clinical Center of Serbia, Bulevar Oslobodjenja 16, Belgrade, Serbia

  • Gordana J. Dragovic Lukic

    Department of Pharmacology, Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica 1/III; P.O. Box 38, Belgrade, Serbia

  • Han-Zhu Qian

    Vanderbilt Institute for Global Health, Division of Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2525 West End Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

  • Harunor Rashid

    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance Kids Research Institute, the Children's Hospital at Westmead, Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Hainsworth Street, Westmead, Locked Bag 4001, Westmead, NSW 2145, New South Wales, Australia

  • Hassan Vatandoost

    Department of Medical Entomology and Vector Control, School of Public Health & National Institute of Health Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Pour Sina Street, P.O.Box: 14155-6446, Tehran, Iran

  • Herbert Auer

    Department of Medical Parasitology, Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine, Center of Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology, Medical University Vienna, Spitalgasse 23, 1090 Wien, Vienna, Austria

  • Hetron Munangàndu

    Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Ullevålsveien 72, P.O. Box 8146 Dep NO-0033, Oslo, Norway

  • Hong Yin

    Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Xujiaping 1, Lanzhou, China

  • Hossain M S Sazzad Shovon

    Emerging Infections, Infections Disease Division, International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • Huseyin Cetin

    Department of Biology, Ecology Section, Faculty of Science, Akdeniz University, Antalya, Turkey

  • IP Margaret

    Department of Microbiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

  • Irma Khachidze

    Department of Behavior, Cognition Functions and Human Psychophysiology, Beritashvili Institute of Physiology, 14 Gotua Str., Tbilisi 0160, Tbilisi, Georgia

  • Ishtiaq Qadri

    King Fahd Medical Research Center, King Abdul Aziz University,PO Box 80216, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • Iva Stefanova Christova

    Department of Microbiology, National Center of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, blvd. Yanko Sakazov 26, Sofia, Bulgaria

  • Jerapan Krungkrai

    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, 1873 Rama 4 Rd., Pathumwan, Bangkok, Thailand

  • Jitendra Kumar Saxena

    Division of Biochemistry, CSIR-Central Drug Research Institute, Sector 10, Jankipuram Extension, Sitapur Road, Lucknow, India

  • José A. Oteo

    Centro de Investigación Biomédica de La Rioja (CIBIR), Hospital San Pedro, C/ Piqueras 98. 26006, Logroño (La Rioja), Spain

  • Juraj Majtán

    Laboratory of Molecular Apidology and Apitherapy, Institute of Molecular Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Dubravska cesta 21, Bratislava, Slovakia

  • Kálmán Imre

    Department of Animal Production and Veterinary Public Health, Banat University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine, Timisoara, Romania

  • Kingsley Badu

    Department of Immunology, Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Science, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, P.O. Box LG 581, Accra, Ghana

  • Libor Grubhoffer

    Faculty of Science, Biology Centre of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Institute of Parasitology, University of South Bohemia, Branisovskla 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

  • Lim Boon Huat

    School of Health Sciences, Health Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 16150 Kubang Kerian, Kelantan, Malaysia

  • Luis Ignacio González-Granado

    Immunodeficiencies Unit, González-Granado Hospital 12 octubre Research Institute (i+12), Av Andalucia Km 5.4. 28041, Madrid, Spain

  • Madhav Bhatia

    Department of Pathology, University of Otago, Christchurch 2 Riccarton Avenue, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Maha Bouzid

    Department of Medicine, Norwich Medical School, University of East Anglia, NR4 7TJ, Norwich, UK

  • Mamohale Chaisi

    Department of Veterinary Tropical Diseases, University of Pretoria, Onderstepoort, P/Bag X04, Pretoria, South Africa

  • Mariana Ahamad

    Infectious Diseases Research Centre (Acarology), Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, 50588, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • Misael Chinchilla

    Research Department and Department of Medical Parasitology, , Universidad de Ciencias Médicas (UCIMED), Apartado 638-1007, San José, Costa Rica

  • Mohamed Gharbi

    Laboratory of Parasitology, National School of Veterinary Medicine, Institution of Agricultural Research and Higher Education, University of Manouba, Sidi Thabet, Tunisia

  • Mortada El-Shabrawi

    Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, 3 Nablos Street, Off Shehab Street, Cairo, Egypt

  • Moses Samje

    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Bamenda, P. O. Box 39, Bambili, Cameroon

  • Muhammad Tariq Javed

    Department of Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF), Zip Code 38040, Faisalabad, Pakistan

  • Qiushui He

    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Turku, Kiinamyylynkatu 13, Turku, Finland

  • Resat Ozaras

    Cerrahpasa Medical School, Infectious Diseases Department, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey

  • Sai Yin Samson Wong

    Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, 102 Pokfulam Road , Hong Kong, China

  • Santha Muller

    Medical Research Laboratory, Fiji National University, Princess Road, Suva, Fiji

  • Sarath Chandra Janga

    Department of Biohealth Informatics, School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University (IUPUI), 719 Indiana, Avenue Ste 319, Indianapolis, USA

  • Shah Alam Khan

    Department of Pharmacy, Oman Medical College, P O Box 620, Postal Code 130, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman

  • Shao-sen Zhang

    Dept. of Malaria, National Institute of Parasitic Disease, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention(China CDC), No. 207 Rui Jin Er Road, Shanghai, China

  • Souleymane Doucouré

    Unité de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses Tropicales Emergentes, Campus IRD-UCAD, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement, CP 18524, BP 1386, Dakar, Senegal

  • Stephen Munga

    Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya

  • Tarig Mohamed Saad Alnour

    Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences (FAMS), Department of medical Laboratory Technology, Tabuk University, Tabuk, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  • Veasna Duong

    Virology Unit, Insitut Pasteur du Cambodge, #5, Monivong blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

  • Veeranoot Nissapatorn

    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • Yaobi Zhang

    Regional Office for Africa, Helen Keller International, 11 Nord Foire Azur, P.O Box 29898, Dakar, Senegal

  • Younes Smani

    Institute of Biomedicine of Seville, Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Virgen del Rocío, Av. Manuel Siurot s/n, 41013, Sevilla, Spain

  • Yu Pang

    National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory, National Center for Tuberculosis Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China

  • Zilungile Mkhize-Kwitshana

    Department: Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Mangosuthu University of Technology, P.O. Box 12363, Durban, South Africa