Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease (APJTD) is administrated by Hainan Medical University and sponsored by Asian Pacific Tropical Medicine Press, which aims to establish an international academic communicating platform for researchers of tropical medicine and public health workers, especially those of the Asian Pacific region and worldwide specialists and scholars on tropical disease research to prevent and control the prevalence of global tropical disease.
APJTD is an international academic journal and is distributed worldwide. The journal first reports the latest prevalent disease in the world, such as avian influenza (H5N1, H5N2, H5N8, and H7N9), Ebola virus disease and MERS; pharmaceutical research of resistance to epidemiology, such as research of artemisinin against malaria; meanwhile, Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis), dengue, helminths, African trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, leprosy (Hansen's disease), lymphatic filariasis, malaria, onchocerciasis (river blindness), schistosomiasis (snail fever), sexually transmitted infections, TB/HIV coinfection, Tuberculosis, hookworm, trichuriasis, treponematoses, Buruli ulcer, human African trypanosomiasis, dracunculiasis, leptospirosis, strongyloidiasis, foodborne trematodiases, Neurocysticercosis, scabies, flavivirus infection, Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, Marburg fever, yellow fever, encephalitis, West Nile virus, Ross River virus, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, cat-scratch disease, Q-fever, typhus, cryptosporidiosis, cholera, dysentery, enzootic hepatitis, typhoid fever, trichinosis, hydatid, avian influenza, influenza, polio, SARS, kala azar, plague, tsutsugamushi, babesiasis, Lyme disease, African meningitis, red tide, epidemic polyarthritis, amebiasis, giardiasis, tropical ulcer, rabies, Hanta virus, cutaneous larva migrans, myasis, tungiasis, etc. are the main content of the journal. Our research scope includes all aspects of infectious diseases (bacterial, viral, parasitic, fungal, etc.), nutritional and deficiency diseases and venom studies.
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