Pieter van West

Professor, Director of the International Centre for Aquaculture Research and Development

  • AB25 2ZD

  • 3705 Citations
19992018
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Life Sciences & Medicine, PhD, Wageningen University & Research

1 Dec 19931 Dec 1997

Keywords

  • Food Security

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Research Output 1999 2018

Aphanomyces invadans, the causal agent of Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome, is a global threat to wild and farmed fish

Iberahim, N. A., Trusch, F. & van West, P. Jun 2018 In : Fungal Biology Reviews. 32, 3, p. 118-130 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aphanomyces
Fishes
Aquaculture
North America
Infection

Cell entry of a host targeting protein of oomycetes requires gp96

Trusch, F., Loebach, L., Wawra, S., Durward, E., Wuensch, A., Iberahim, N. A., De Bruijn, I., MacKenzie, K. S., Willems, A., Toloczko-Grabarek, A., Dieguez-Uribeondo, J., Rasmussen, T., Schrader, T., Bayer, P., Secombes, C. J. & Van West, P. 14 Jun 2018 In : Nature Communications. 9, p. 1-12 12 p., 2347

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Oomycetes
Protein Transport
entry
effectors
pathogens

Exophiala angulospora infection in hatchery reared lumpfish (Cyclopterus lumpus) broodstock

Saraiva, M., Carcajona, D., Pflaum, S., Treasurer, J., Pearson , M., Beckmann, M. & Van West, P. 12 Oct 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Fish Diseases.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations

Galleria melonella as an experimental in vivo host model for the fish-pathogenic oomycete Saprolegnia parasitica

Wuensch, A., Trusch, F., Iberahim, N. A. & Van West, P. Feb 2018 In : Fungal Biology. 122, 2-3, p. 182-189 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Saprolegnia
Saprolegnia parasitica
Oomycetes
Galleria
Fishes

Specialized attachment structure of the fish pathogenic oomycete Saprolegnia parasitica

Rezinciuc, S., Sandoval-Sierra, J. V., Ruiz-León, Y., Van West, P. & Diéguez-Uribeondo, J. 17 Jan 2018 In : PLoS ONE. 13, 1, e0190361

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Saprolegnia
Saprolegnia parasitica
Oomycetes
encystment
Fish

Prizes

Berkeley Award

Pieter Van West (Recipient), 6 Dec 2002

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

mycology

Fellow of the Scottish Crop Research Institute

Pieter Van West (Recipient), 2006

Prize: National/international honour

Epidemiology
Government

Press / Media

New centre to bring together experts on aquaculture

Pieter Van West

2/12/15

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Route parasite takes to infect fish uncovered

Pieter Van West & Stephan Werner Wawra

24/01/12

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research