Aneta Kostadinova, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
Aims and scope
Parasites & Vectors publishes articles on the biology of parasites, parasitic diseases, intermediate hosts, vectors and vector-borne pathogens. Manuscripts published in this journal will be available to all worldwide, with no barriers to access, immediately following acceptance.
Chris Arme, Keele University, UK
Annual Symposium on Canine Vector-Borne Diseases (CVBD)
These collections are open to submissions:
Collections published in collaboration with other journals:
VOLUME 10 SUPPLEMENT 2
New Orleans, LA, USA. 11-13 September 2016 (Research)
Proceedings of the 15th American Heartworm Society Triennial Symposium 2016
VOLUME 10 SUPPLEMENT 1
Vienna, Austria. 11-13 July 2016 (Meeting abstracts)
Abstracts of the Fifth European Dirofilaria and Angiostrogylus Days
VOLUME 7 SUPPLEMENT 1
Cluj-Napoca, Romania. 8-11 April 2014 (Meeting abstracts)
Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Neglected Vectors and Vector-Borne Diseases (EurNegVec): with Management Committee and Working Group Meetings of the COST Action TD1303
VOLUME 2 SUPPLEMENT 2
Edited by Donato Traversa and Lourdes Mottier
Equine parasites: diagnosis and control - a current perspective
VOLUME 2 SUPPLEMENT 2
Seville, Spain. 25-28 march 2009
Proceedings of the 4th Symposium on Canine Vector-Borne Diseases
Parasites & Vectors painting
When the journal launched in 2008, Founding Editor, Chris Arme, commissioned this abstract painting to represent the journal scope. The artist is Dr Frederic Thomas, Parasitologist at CNRS/IRD, France. You can download a copy of the painting here.
Kinetoplastid Biology & Disease and Filaria Journal
Parasites & Vectors expands upon the scope of two former BioMed Central publications, Kinetoplastid Biology and Disease and Filaria Journal, both of which ceased publication in December 2007. The full archives of these two journals remain available from the Kinetoplastid Biology and Disease and Filaria Journal websites and PubMed Central.
Nominations open: OBMP 2019
Nominations are now open for the 2019 Odile Bain Memorial Prize (OBMP).
Please view our dedicated OBMP page to learn more about the Prize and how to nominate. The deadline for nominations is 28th February 2019.
VII Parasitology Summer Course (VII ParSCo)
Contacting Parasites & Vectors
All enquiries relating to the suitability of new submissions should be addressed to the Editor-in-Chief, Professor Aneta Kostadinova, at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. For general enquiries, please contact the Editorial Office. Further information on journal sections and contacting Subject Editors may be found here.
Journal sections and Editors
Helminths and helminthic diseases
Subject Editor: Hesham Al-Mekhlafi, Jazan University, Saudi Arabia
Parasites of veterinary importance
Subject Editor: Emanuele Brianti, University of Messina, Italy
Vector-borne zoonoses and One Health
Subject Editor: Agustin Estrada Peña, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Dipteran vectors and associated diseases
Subject Editors: Indra Vythilingam, University of Malaya, Malaysia and David Weetman, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Protozoan biology and diseases
Subject Editor: Frank Katzer, Moredun Research Institute, UK
Parasite genetics, genomics and proteomics
Subject Editor: Xing-Quan Zhu, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Subject Editor: Aneta Kostadinova, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
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Primers on parasites and vectors
Submit a Primer article to 'Primers on Parasites and Vectors'. This article collection provides short, authoritative and accessible accounts that explore the basic and applied biology of selected parasites, intermediate hosts, vectors and vector-borne pathogens. Find out more here.
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Diet drugs suppress mosquitoes’ thirst - 11 February 2019
11th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health - 15 January 2019
Obituary: Professor Wallace Peters - 10 January 2019
Mike Ferguson knighted - 31 December 2018
Structure of Plasmodium falciparum Rh5–CyRPA–Ripr invasion complex - 13 December 2018
Job vacancy: Wellcome Trust Clinical PhD Programme - 13 December 2018