Pieter van West

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

    • AB25 2ZD

    • 4392 Citations
    19982019
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    Education/Academic qualification

    Life Sciences & Medicine, PhD, Wageningen University & Research

    1 Dec 19931 Dec 1997

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    Oomycetes Medicine & Life Sciences
    Saprolegnia Medicine & Life Sciences
    Phytophthora infestans Medicine & Life Sciences
    Saprolegnia parasitica Agriculture & Biology
    Fishes Medicine & Life Sciences
    pathogen Earth & Environmental Sciences
    Pythium Medicine & Life Sciences
    pathogens Agriculture & Biology

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    Research Output 1998 2019

    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Biological Concepts for the Control of Aquatic Zoosporic Diseases

    Frenken, T., Agha, R., Schmeller, D. S., van West, P. & Wolinska, J., 1 Jul 2019, In : Trends in Parasitology. 35, 7, p. 571-582 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Plankton
    Aquaculture
    Biodiversity
    Amphibians
    Ecology
    4 Downloads (Pure)

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

    Saraiva, M., Beckmann, M. J., Pflaum, S., Pearson, M., Carcajona, D., Treasurer, J. W. & Van West, P., Mar 2019, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 42, 3, p. 335-343 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
    Cyclopterus
    Cylopterus lumpus
    Exophiala
    breeding stock
    hatchery
    4 Citations (Scopus)
    35 Downloads (Pure)

    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

    Open Access
    File
    Aphanomyces
    Fishes
    Aquaculture
    North America
    Infection
    3 Citations (Scopus)
    8 Downloads (Pure)

    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
    fishes
    5 Citations (Scopus)
    11 Downloads (Pure)

    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

    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