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

  • 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

  • Santiago Mas-Coma

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

  • 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

  • Bjørg Marit Andersen

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

  • Efstratiou Androulla

  • Khatab Khaled

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

  • Giuseppe La Torre

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

  • Alcides Troncoso

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

Associate Editors-in-Chief

  • Thomas Dorlo

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

  • Yuki Eshita

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

  • 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

  • Ishag Adam

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

  • Carlos Kusano Bucalen Ferrari

    Biomedical Research Group,

  • Indra Vythilingam

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

Statistic Editors

  • Wei Gao

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

  • 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

Executive Editors

  • Chia-Kwung Fan

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

  • John Mario González

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

  • Xiao-hong Tina Tang

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

  • Qing Vivian Zhao

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

Executive Members of Editorial Board

  • Mariana Ahamad

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

  • Tarig Mohamed Saad Alnour

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

  • Herbert Auer

    Dept. of Medical Parasitology, Austrian Society of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology, Vienna, Austria

  • Kingsley Badu

    Dept. of Immunology, University of Ghana, P.O. Box LG 581, Accra, Ghana

  • Giovanni Benelli

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

  • Madhav Bhatia

    Dept. of Pathology, University of Otago, P.O. Box 4345, 8056, Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Alfonso Martín Cabello-Vílchez

    "Laboratorio de Protozoarios y Endosimbiontes Patógenos (LPEP)., Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Av. Honorio Delgado Nº430, San Martín de Porras, Lima, Peru

  • Crispim Cerutti Junior

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

  • Huseyin Cetin

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

  • Mamohale Chaisi

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

  • Misael Chinchilla

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

  • Iva Stefanova Christova

    Dept. of Microbiology, National Center of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases, Yanko Sakazov Blvd, 26, Sofia, Bulgaria

  • Agnaldo Lopes da Silva Filho

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

  • Abdoulaye Dabo

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

  • Ahmad Daryani

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

  • Dziedzom K de Souza

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

  • Souleymane Doucouré

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

  • 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

  • Veasna Duong

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

  • Farouk El Allaki

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

  • 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

  • Mortada El-Shabrawi

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

  • Mohamed Gharbi

    Laboratory of Parasitology, National School of Veterinary Medicine, Inst. of Agricultural Research & Higher Education, University of Manouba, Sidi Thabet, Tunisia

  • Aileen Gonzalez Rizo

    Laboratory of Biological Control, Vector Control Department, Pedro Kuori Institute of Tropical Medicine, Ave Novia del Mediodía, KM 6 1/2, La Lisa, La Haba, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba

  • Luis Ignacio González-Granado

  • Libor Grubhoffer

    Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Branisovskla 31, 370 05, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic

  • Qiushui He

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

  • Lim Boon Huat

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

  • Margaret Ip

    Dept. of Microbiology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

  • Sarath Chandra Janga

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

  • Muhammad Tariq Javed

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

  • Imre Kálmán

    Dept. of Animal Production and Veterinary Public Health, Banat University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicines, Calea Aradului 119, 300645, Timisoara, Romania

  • Irma Khachidze

    Dept. of Behavior, Cognition Functions and Human Psychophysiology, საქართველოს უნივერსიტეტი, 14 Gotua Str., Tbilisi 0160, Tbilisi, Georgia

  • Shah Alam Khan

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

  • Jerapan Krungkrai

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

  • Baha Latif

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

  • Juraj Majtán

    Institute of Molecular Biology, Laboratory of Molecular Apidology and Apitherapy, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Štefánikova 898/49, 811 04, Bratislava-Staré Mesto, Slovakia

  • Antonio Marcilla

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

  • Brahmaputra Marjadi

    School of Medicine, Western Sydney University, Sydney, Australia

  • Zilungile Mkhize-Kwitshana

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

  • Santha Muller

    Medical Research Laboratory, Fiji National University (FNU), Princess Road, Suva, Fiji

  • Hetron Munangàndu

    Section of Aquatic Medicine and Nutrition, , Department of Basic Sciences and Aquatic Medicine, Norges veterinærhøgskole (NVH), Ullevålsveien 72, P.O. Box 8146 Dep NO-0033, Oslo, Norway

  • Stephen Munga

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

  • Veeranoot Nissapatorn

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

  • Ahmad Oryan

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

  • José A. Oteo

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

  • Resat Ozaras

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

  • Yu Pang

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

  • Ishtiaq Qadri

    King Fahd Medical Research Center, King Abdulaziz University, Abdullah Sulayman St, PO Box 80216, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • Han-Zhu Qian

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

  • Harunor Rashid

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

  • Moses Samje

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

  • Jitendra Kumar Saxena

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

  • Hossain M S Sazzad Shovon

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

  • Abdelaaty A Shahat

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

  • Younes Smani

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

  • Claire Standley

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

  • Goran Stevanovic

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

  • Hassan Vatandoost

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

  • Sai Yin Samson Wong

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

  • Hong Yin

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

  • 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

  • Yaobi Zhang

    Regional Office for Africa, Helen Keller International, 11 Nord Foire Azur, Dakar, Senegal