South Asian Journal of Parasitology aims to publish high-quality papers (Click here for Types of paper) all areas of basic and applied parasitology.  The area of interest of this journal includes but not restricted to:

-the study of parasites and their hosts,

- host-parasite relationships,   

-parasitic diseases,

-studies on disease vectors,

-medical parasitology,

-veterinary parasitology,

-structural parasitology,

-quantitative parasitology,

-parasite ecology,

-conservation biology of parasites,

-taxonomy and phylogenetics,

- parasite biochemistry, molecular biology and genetics,

-ecology and epidemiology in the context of the biological, medical and veterinary sciences,

-social and economic issues around the impact of parasites, etc.

By not excluding papers based on novelty, this journal facilitates the research and wishes to publish papers as long as they are technically correct and scientifically motivated. The journal also encourages the submission of useful reports of negative results. This is a quality controlled, OPEN peer-reviewed, open-access INTERNATIONAL journal.

This is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without charge to the user or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author. This is in accordance with the BOAI definition of open access.

Every issue will consist of a minimum of 5 papers. Each issue will be running, and all officially accepted manuscripts will be immediately published online. The state-of-the-art running issue concept gives authors the benefit of 'Zero Waiting Time' for the officially accepted manuscripts to be published. This journal is an international journal and its scope is not confined by the boundary of any country or region.

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South Asian Journal of Parasitology


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Chief Editor

Dr. Jimenez Cardoso Enedina 


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Journal of Parasitology



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