Editorial Board

Editor
Hayley Henderson, Biomed Central 


Section Editors
Wolfgang BaeumerFreie Universität Berlin, Germany
Patrick Butaye, Ross University, Saint Kitts and Nevis
Ignacio Calvo, Royal Veterinary College, UK 
Jose J Ceron, University of Murcia, Spain 
Johannes Charlier, Avia-GIS, Belgium 
Manfred Kietzmann, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany 
Peter Leegwater, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Cheryl London, The Ohio State University, USA
Matthew Parker University of Portsmouth, UK
Louis Penning, Utrecht University, Netherlands 
Laura Rinaldi, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Ayona Silva-Fletcher Royal Veterinary College, UK
Michael Tildesley, University of Warwick, UK
Holger A Volk, Royal Veterinary College, UK 

Deputy Section Editors
Lisa Collins, University of Leeds, UK

 

Associate Editors
Animal genetics
Cord Drogemuller, University of Bern, Switzerland
Christophe Hitte, National Center of Scientific Research, France

 

Bacteriology
Anne A.M.J. Becker, Ross University, St Kitts
Stefan Börjesson,National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Sweden
Jacques Godfroid, University of Tromso, Norway 
Jacques Guillot, Veterinary College of Alfort (ENVA), France
Ad Koets, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Wim D.J. Kremer, University of Utrecht, Netherlands
Antina Luebke-Becker, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany
Janet MacInnes, University of Guelph, Canada
Robin A.J. Nicholas, Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, UK
Ivan Rychlik, Veterinary Research Institute, Czech Republic
Indranil Samanta, West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, India
Tara Smith, Kent State University, USA
Marianne Sunde, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Norway
Felix N Toka, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, St. Kitts & Nevis

 

Behaviour and psychology
Oliver H.P Burman, University of Lincoln, UK
Jaume Fatjó, UAB, Spain
Penny Hawkins, RSPCA, UK
Sunil Kadri, Aquaculture Innovation, UK
Sebastian McBride, University of Cambridge, UK
Vicky Melfi, Taronga Conservation Society Australia, Australia
Zsofia Viranyi, University of Veterinary Medicine, Austria
Carri Westgarth, University of Liverpool, UK
Anna Wilkinson, University of Lincoln, UK

 

Cardiology
Rikke Buhl, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Nicola Di Girolamo, Centro Veterinario Specialistico, Italy
Peter Physick-Sheard, University of Guelph, Canada

 

Cell biology and stem cell research
Dominique J Griffon, Western University of Health Sciences, USA
Frances Henson, University of Cambridge, UK
Patricia Lawman, Morphogenesis, Inc., USA
Jeff Mayo, InGeneron, Inc., USA
Xiangyang Miao, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China
Louis Penning, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Vijay Ramiya, Morphogenesis, Inc., USA

 

Clinical pathology, physiology and immunology
Toshiro Arai. Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University, Japan
Mian Muhammad Awais, Bahauddin Zakariya University, Pakistan
Albano Beja-Pereira, Universidade do Porto, Portugal
David Eckersall, University of Glasgow, UK
Juan J Garrido, University of Cordoba, Spain 
Silvia Martinez-Subiela, University of Murcia, Spain
Ana Muñoz, University of Córdoba, Spain
Josep Pastor, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain
Valentín Pérez, University of León, Spain
Romana Turk, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Asta Tvarijonaviciute, University of Murcia, Spain
Zeki Yilmaz, University of Uludag, Turkey

 

Epidemiology, public health and modelling
Alberto Allepuz, CReSA, Spain
Leucio Camara Alves, Universidade Fereral Rural de Pernambuco, Brazil
Dolores Catelan, University of Florence, Italy
Ludovico Dipineto, Università di Napoli Federico II, Italy
Marius Gilbert, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Philip Kass, University of California, USA
Beatriz Martinez-Lopez, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Andrei Daniel Mihalca, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Maria Paola Maurelli, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Karl Rich, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, Norway
Crawford Revie, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
Ricardo S Soares, University of Queensland, Australia
Christoph C Staubach, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Germany
Mark Stevenson, Massey University, New Zealand
Cerian Webb, Newnham College, UK
Barbara Wieland, Swiss Development Cooperation, Mongolia

 

Musculoskeletal disorders and orthopaedics
Vladimir Galindo-Zamora, National University of Colombia, Colombia
William Marshall, University of Glasgow, UK
Richard Meeson, Royal Veterinary College, UK
Karen Perry, Michigan State University, USA
Emmanuelle Van Erck, Equine Sports Medicine Practice, Belgium
Felipe de Vicente, University of Liverpool, UK

 

Neurology and neuroscience
Anne Balkema-Buschmann, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Germany
Cristina Casalone, Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale del Piemonte Liguria e Valle d'Aosta, Italy
Ronaldo Casimiro da Costa, Ohio State University, USA
Luisa De Risio, Animal Health Trust, UK
Andrea Fischer, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Germany
Neil Mabbott, University of Edinburgh, UK
George Strain, Louisiana State University, USA
Charles H Vite, University of Pennsylvania, USA

 

Oncology
Jolle Kirpensteijn, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Jessica Lawrence, University of Endinburgh, UK
Laura Marconato, Centro Oncologico Veterinario, Italy
Shan Naidu, Louisiana State University, USA
Steven Suter, NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine, USA

 

Ophthalmology
David Wilkie, The Ohio State University, USA

 

Parasitology
Dave Bartley, Moredun Research Institute, UK
Janina Demeler, Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut, Germany
Brecht Devleesschauwer, Belgian Scientific Institute for Public Health, Belgium
Orçun Haçariz, TUBITAK Marmara Research Center, Turkey
John McGarry, University of Liverpool, UK
Guadalupe Miró, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain 
Philip Skuce, Moredun Research Institute, UK
Russell Stothard, University of Liverpool, UK
Yadong Zheng, Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, China

 

Pharmacology and toxicology
Getu Abraham, University of Leipzig, Germany
Mathias Devreese, Ghent University, Belgium
Walther Honscha, Institut für Pharmakologie, Pharmazie u. Tox., Germany
Fouad Mohammad, University of Mosul, Iraq
Lysa Posner, NC State University, USA
Hanspeter Naegeli, University of Zürich-Vetsuisse, Switzerland

 

Theriogenology
Pascal Mermillod, INRA, France
Tomohiro Sasanami, Shizuoka University, Japan
Giuseppe Stradaioli, University Of Udine, Italy

 

Veterinary education and policy
Martin Cake,Murdoch University, Australia

 

Virology
Joana Abrantes, Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Bhudipa Choudhury, Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK
Helen Everett, Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK
Amy T Gilbert, United States Department of Agriculture, USA
Nicola Lewis, University of Cambridge, UK
Lorraine McElhinney, Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK
Shuo Su, Nanjing Agricultural University, China
Rachael Tarlinton, University of Nottingham, UK
Edward Wright, University of Sussex, UK

 

Editorial Advisors
Birthe Avery, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Denmark
Michael Azain, University of Georgia, USA
Olaf Berke, University of Guelph, Canada
Rob Beynon, University of Liverpool, UK
Patrick Boerlin, University of Guelph, Canada
Peter J Chenoweth, Charles Sturt University, Australia
Sarah Cleaveland, University of Glasgow, UK
Paul M Coussens, Michigan State University, USA
Sue Dyson, Animal Health Trust, UK
Philip Elzer, Louisiana State University, USA
Anthony Fooks, Veterinary Laboratories Agency, UK
David Freeman, University of Florida, USA
Zhen Fu, University of Goergia, USA
Carlton Gyles, University of Guelph, Canada
Bruce Gummow, James Cook University, Australia 
John Innes, University of Liverpool, UK
Barbara Kitchell, Michigan State University, USA
Derek Knottenbelt, University of Liverpool, UK
Daniel Mills, University of Lincoln, UK
Dirk Pfeiffer, The Royal Veterinary College, UK
Chris J Proudman, University of Surrey, UK
Jonathan Pycock, Equine Reproductive Services Ltd, UK
Brigitte Rechenberg, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Jan Rothuizen, Utrecht University, Netherlands
David Sargan, University of Cambridge, UK
Anthony Tobias, University of Minnesota, USA
Frank Verstraete, University of California Davis, USA
Ronald Weigel, University of Illinois, USA