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Publications: (a) Books, (b) Special Journal Issue, (c) Review Articles, (d) Research Papers


Research: Overview and Programs

Publications:
(a) Books
(#1 - #12; 'hardbacks')
Reviews* on selected fish disease/disorder books (#1, #2, #3 & #8)
'e-Books' (digital versions) are also available - #9 @ NOVA; and #4, #5, #6, #7, #8, #10 & #11@ CABI


Book #1 FDD1.1; '95Book #2 FDD2.1; '98Book #3 FDD3.1; '99Book #4 DDFCC.1; '02Book #5 FDD1.2; '06Book #6 FDD2.2; '10Book #7 FDD3.2; '11Book #8 FPPP; '12Book #9 SBEE; '14Book #10 DDFCC.2; '14Book #11 FVBPP; '17Book #12 CCNFD


#12. Woo P.T.K. & Iwama G.K. (eds.), 2018.Climate Change and Non-infectious Fish Disorders (CCNFD), CABI, U.K., "in preperation".
[Book description with ToC]

#11. Woo P.T.K. & Cipriano R.C. (eds.), 2017.Fish Viruses and Bacteria: Pathobiology and Protection (FVBPP), CABI, U.K., 376 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN: Hardback - 9781780647784; e-Book (PDF version) - 9781780647791; e-Book (ePub version) - 9781780647807]

#10. Woo P.T.K. & Bruno D.W. (eds.), 2014.Diseases and Disorders of Finfish in Cage Culture, 2nd edition (DDFCC.2), CABI, U.K., 354 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN: 9781780642079]

#9. Woo P.T.K. & Noakes D.J. (eds.), 2014. Salmon: Biology, Ecological Impacts and Economic Importance (SBEE), Nova Science Publishers, U.S.A., 355 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN 13: 9781631175701]

#8. Woo P.T.K. & Buchmann K. (eds.), 2012. Fish Parasites: Pathobiology and Protection (FPPP)*, CABI, U.K., 400 pages.
[Book description with ToC
Reviews on this book
ISBN 13: 978 1 84593 806 2]

#7. Woo P.T.K. & Bruno D.W. (eds.), 2011. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 3: Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections, 2nd edition (FDD3.2), CABI, U.K., 940 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN 13: 978 0 85199 015 6]

#6. Leatherland J.F. & Woo P.T.K. (eds.), 2010. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 2: Non-infectious Disorders, 2nd edition (FDD2.2), CABI, U.K., 416 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN 13: 978 0 85199 015 6]

#5. Woo P.T.K. (ed.), 2006. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 1: Protozoan and Metazoan Infections, 2nd edition (FDD1.2), CABI, U.K., 800 pages.
[Book description with ToC
ISBN 13: 978 0 85199 015 6]

#4. Woo P.T.K., Bruno D.W. & Lim L.H.S. (eds.), 2002. Diseases and Disorders of Finfish in Cage Culture, 1st edition (DDFCC.1) CABI, U.K., 384 pages.
[ISBN 0 85199 443 1]

#3. Woo P.T.K. & Bruno D.W. (eds.), 1999. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 3: Viral, Bacterial and Fungal Infections, 1st edition (FDD3.1)*, CABI, U.K., 874 pages.
[Reviews on this book
ISBN 0 85199 194 7]

#2. Leatherland J.F. & Woo P.T.K. (eds.), 1998. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 2: Non-infectious Disorders, 1st edition (FDD2.1)*, CABI, U.K., 386 pages.
[Reviews on this book
ISBN 0 85199 126 2]

#1. Woo P.T.K. (ed.), 1995. Fish Diseases and Disorders, Volume 1: Protozoan and Metazoan Infections, 1st edition (FDD1.1)*,CABI, U.K., 808 pages.
[Reviews on this book
ISBN 0 85198 823 7]


(b) Special Journal Issue (onLine)

Woo P.T.K. & Cain, K. (eds.), 2013. Current and Emerging Diseases/Disorders of Fish in Aquaculture, Journal of Aquaculture Research & Development, USA.
doi:10.4172/2155-9546.S2-e001
[ISSN: 2155-9546]


(c) Review Articles - Book Chapters and Invited Presentations @ Conferences (2007 - present)
complete lists - (i) book chapters, and (ii) refeered reviews (invited presentations)

Jung, S.J. & Woo, P.T.K. 2012. Miamiensis avidus and related species. In: Fish Parasites: Pathobiology and Protection, (eds. P.T.K. Woo & K. Buchmann), CABI, Oxfordshire, U.K. pp. 73-91.

Woo, P.T.K. 2012. Cryptobia (Trypanoplasma) salmositica. In: Fish Parasites: Pathobiology and Protection, (eds. P.T.K. Woo & K. Buchmann), CABI, Oxfordshire, U.K. pp. 30-54.

Guo, F.C. & Woo, P.T.K. 2009. Selected parasitosis in cultured and wild fish (invited presentation - plenary speaker), 22nd World Association for the Advancement of Veterinary Parasitology, Calgary, Canada (conference in 2009); Vet. Parasitol. 163: 207-216.

Woo, P.T.K. 2007. Protective immunity in fish against protozoan diseases (invited presentation - plenary speaker), 7th International Symposium on Fish Parasites, Viterbo, Italy (conference in 2007); Parassitologia 49: 185-191

Woo, P.T.K. 2007. Strategies against piscine parasitosis: the Cryptobia model. In: Innovations and Technologies in Oceanography for Sustainable Development, pp 17-28 (invited review – presented @ the International Conference on Innovations and Technologies on Oceanography for Sustainable Development, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia).


(d) Selected Research Papers (2007 - present)
complete list of papers; research overview and programs

MacDonald, L., Alderman, S., Kramer, S., Woo, P.T.K. & Bernier, N. 2014. Hypoxaemia-induced leptin secretion: a mechanism forthe control of food intake in diseased fish. J. Endocrinol. 221: 441-455.

Li, M. & Woo, P.T.K. 2014. Glucocorticoid receptors on and in a unicellular organism, Cryptobia salmositica. Internat'l. J. Parasitol. 44: 205-210.

Woo, P.T.K. & Ardelli, B.F. 2014. Immunity against selected piscine flagellates. Develop. Comp. Immunol. 2014 Apr. 43(2): 268-279.

Madison, B.N., Woo, P.T.K. & Bernier, N.J. 2013. Duress without stress: Cryptobia infection results in HPI axis dysfunction in rainbow trout. J. Endocrinol. 218: 287-297.

Li, M., Leatherland, J. & Woo, P.T.K. 2013. Cortisol and dexamethasone increase the in vitro multiplication of the haemoflagellate, Cryptobia salmositica, possibly by interaction with a glucocorticoid receptor-like protein. Internat'l. J. Parasitol. 43: 353-360.

Jung, S.J., Im, E.Y., Struder-Kypke, M.C., Kitamura, S.I. & Woo, P.T.K. 2011. Small submit ribosomal RNA and mitochondrial cytochrome C oxidase subunit 1 gene sequences of 21 strains of parasitic Scuticociliate Miamiensis avidus (Ciliophora, Scuticociliatida). Parasitol. Res. 108: 1153-1161.

Woo, P.T.K. 2010. Immunological and therapeutic strategies against salmonid cryptobiosis (Special issue: Immunology and Cell Biology of Parasitic Diseases), J. Biomed. Biotechnol. Article ID341783, 9 pages [doi:10.1155/2010/341783].

Guo, F.C. & Woo, P.T.K. 2009. Selected parasitosis in cultured and wild fish. Vet. Parasitol. 163: 207-216.

Currie, J.L.M. & Woo, P.T.K. 2008. Effects of the pathogenic haemoflagellate, Cryptobia salmositica on brood fish, Oncorhynchus mykiss. Environ. Biol. Fish. 83: 355-365.

Nourollahi-Fard, S.R. & Woo P.T.K. 2008. Contribution of food deprivation to the immune response in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) vaccinated against Cryptobia salmositica and Aeromonas salmonicida. Acta Vet. Hung. 56: 197-206.

Tan, C.W., Jesudhasan, R.R.R. & Woo, P.T.K. 2008. Towards a metalloprotease-DNA vaccine against piscine cryptobiosis caused by Cryptobia salmositica. Parasitol. Res. 102: 265-275.

Davy, C.M., Crispo, E. & Woo, P.T.K. 2007. Use of a live Cryptobia vaccine to modulate Cryptobia salmositica infections in Salmo salar L. Dis. Aquat. Org. 76: 45-48.

Currie, J.L.M. & Woo, P.T.K. 2007. Susceptibility of sexually mature rainbow trout, Oncorhynchus mykiss to experimental cryptobiosis caused by Cryptobia salmositica. Parasitol. Res. 101: 1057-1067.

Jesudhasan, P.R.R. & Woo, P.T.K. 2007. A S-adenosylmethionine synthetase gene from the pathogenic piscine hemoflagellate, Cryptobia salmositica. Parasitol. Res. 100: 1401-1406.

Jesudhasan, P.R.R., Tan, C.W. & Woo, P.T.K. 2007. A metalloproteinase gene from the pathogenic piscine hemoflagellate, Cryptobia salmositica. Parasitol. Res. 100: 899-904.

Jesudhasan, P.R.R., Tan, C.W., Hontzeas, N. & Woo, P.T.K. 2007. A cathepsin L-like cysteine proteinase gene from the pathogenic piscine hemoflagellate, Cryptobia salmositica. Parasitol. Res. 100: 881-886.

Woo, P.T.K. 2007. Protective immunity in fish against protozoan diseases. Parassitologia 49: 185-191.

Sharing a joke before the 2006 Spring Convocation Ceremony

Prof. M.J. Emes, CBS Dean; Prof. P.T.K. Woo; The Hon. L.M. Alexander, Chancellor
Prof. A.J.S. Summerlee, President and Vice Chancellor; Prof. M.M. Ferguson, DIB Chair