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Researcher: Munday, BL (Dr Barry Munday)

Fields of Research

Fish Pests and Diseases
Veterinary Parasitology
Veterinary Immunology
Veterinary Epidemiology
Veterinary Sciences
Wildlife and Habitat Management
Genetic Immunology
Veterinary Pathology
Marine and Estuarine Ecology (incl. Marine Ichthyology)
Veterinary Virology
Phycology (incl. Marine Grasses)
Animal Structure and Function
Animal Systematics and Taxonomy
Fisheries Sciences
Freshwater Ecology
Animal Reproduction
Animal Protection (Pests and Pathogens)
Population, Ecological and Evolutionary Genetics
Veterinary Pharmacology
Human Information Behaviour
Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Toxicology (incl. Clinical Toxicology)
Molecular Evolution
Immunological and Bioassay Methods
Aquatic Ecosystem Studies and Stock Assessment
Biological Sciences
Crop and Pasture Nutrition
Preventive Medicine
Animal Neurobiology
Animal Physiology - Systems
Fisheries Management
Analytical Biochemistry
Veterinary Microbiology (excl. Virology)
Protein Trafficking
Biological Oceanography

Research Objectives

Fisheries - Aquaculture
Expanding Knowledge in the Environmental Sciences
Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity of environments
Fisheries - Wild Caught
Environmentally Sustainable Animal Production
Animal Production and Animal Primary Products
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Marine Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Organic Industrial Chemicals (excl. Resins, Rubber and Plastics)
Fisheries - Recreational
Cultural Understanding
Cancer and Related Disorders
Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Forest and Woodlands Flora, Fauna and Biodiversity
Immune System and Allergy
Environmentally Sustainable Transport
Beef Cattle
Dairy Cattle
Veterinary Pharmaceutical Products
Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Marine Environments
Native Forests

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

M6P/IGF2R Imprinting evolution in mammals; Molecular Cell
Pentacapsula neurophila sp.n (Multivalvulida) from the central nervous system of striped trumpeter, Latris lineata (Forster); Journal of Fish Diseases
A Bug in the System - Nodavirus; Aquafest Australia 2002
A comparison of PCB, DDT and Lindane in tailfat lipid of healthy Tasmanian platypuses (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), and platypuses suffering from ulcerative mycosis; XXVIII Societas Internationalis Limnologiae Congress (International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology)
A new blood-fluke, Cardicola forsteri, (Digenea: Sanguinicolidae) of southern blue-fin tuna (Thunnus maccoyii) in aquaculture; Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia
A Novel Pentacapsula species in striped trumpeter; The Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian Society for Parasitology
A Pentacapsula species inhibiting propagation of striped trumpeter - an aquaculture candidate; 5th Symposium on Diseases in Asian Aquaculture
A survey of product defects in Tasmanian Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar); Aquaculture
Abortion caused by neosporosis in cattle; Australian Veterinary Journal
Accumulation of persistent organic pollutants in Tasmanian platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus); Environmental Pollution
Antibody response to sheep red blood cells in platypus and echidna; Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. Part A: Molecular and Integrative Physiology
Betanovirus infections of teleost fish: a review
Biochemical and Physiological Responses of Tasmanian Native Fish to Pulp Mill Effluent; Eco Toxicology: Responses, Biomarkers aned Risk Assessment
Book Review: Fish pathology, Third Edition, Edited by RJ Roberts; Journal of Fish Diseases
Chapter in 'Response to AQIS Draft Import Risk Analysis. Disease risks associated with the importation of uncooked, wild, ocean caught Pacific salmon product from the USA and Canada'
Chattonella marina raphidophyte bloom associated with mortality of cultured bluefin tuna (Thunnus Maccoyii) in South Australia; Harmful Microalgae
Chemotherapy of Cytophaga/Flexibacter-like bacteria (CFLB) infections in fish: Studies validating clinical efficacies of selected antimicrobials; Journal of Fish Diseases
Clubbing and necrosis gill (CNG) syndrome in sea-caged Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., in Tasmania: an initial report; Journal of Fish Diseases
Comparative toxicity of effluents from ECF and TCF bleaching of eucalypt kraft pulps; APPITA
Comparison of passive and active immunization of fish against streptococcosis (enterococcosis); Journal of Fish Diseases
Comparison of Total Immunoglobulin, complement and lysozyme concentrations in different groups of Southern Bluefin tuna (Thunnus maccoyii); Developmental and Comparative Immunology
Current research on ulcerative mycosis and related studies; Australian Mammalogy
Cysts of unknown etiology in fresh and brackish water fishes from the Mississippi River Basin, Louisiana, USA; Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists
Demonstration and Manipulation of Acquired Resistance to Amoebic Gill Disease (AGD) in Salmonids; 10th International Congress of Protozoology
Demonstration of resistance to reinfection with Paramoeba sp. by Atlantic salmon Salmo salar L; Journal of Fish Diseases
Detection of nodavirus in barramundi, Lates calcarifer (Bloch), using recombinant coat protein-based ELISA and RT-PCR; Journal of Fish Diseases
Determination of the complete nucleotide sequences of RNA1 and RNA2 from greasy grouper (Epinephelus tauvina) nervous necrosis virus, Singapore strain; Journal of General Virology
Determination of the complete nucleotide sequences of RNA1 and RNA2 from greasy grouper nervous necrosis virus and the detection of the virus infection using recombinant coat protein-based ELISA, monoclonal antibody and RT-PCR; Diseases of Fish and ShellFish
Development of a method for reproducing epizootic ulcerative syndrome using controlled doses of Aphanomyces invadans in species with different salinity requirements; Aquaculture
Diagnostic polymerase chain reaction assay to detect Kudoa neurophila (Myxozoa:Multivalvulida) in a marine finfish hatchery; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Disease conditions and subclinical infections of the platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Diseases of (Thunnus spp.) - Emerging aquaculture species; 5th Symposium on Diseases in Asian Aquaculture
Diseases of tunas, Thunnus spp; Journal of Fish Diseases
Diseases of tunas, Thunnus spp; Journal of Fish Diseases
Does trenbolone acetate have potential as a prophylactic t superficial infections of fish?; Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathology
Effects of treatment with levamisole and glucans on mortality rates in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) suffering from amoebic gill disease; Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists
Effects of variation of water temperature and dietary lipids on the expression of experimental Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome (EUS) in Sand Whiting, Sillago ciliata; Fish Pathology
Efficacy of, and toxicity associated with, the use of levamisole in seawater to treat amoebic gill disease; Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists
Environmental factors and chemical agents affecting the growth of the pathogenic marine ciliate Uronema nigricans; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Evaluation of Biomarkers for Exposure of Fish to Eucalypt-based Pulp Mill Effluent and for Determination of Exposure Routes; 3rd International Conference on Environmental Fate and Effects of Pulp and paper Mill Effluents
Evaluation of levamisole as a treatment for amoebic gill disease of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L; Journal of Fish Diseases
Evolution of interleukin-1β
Fatal encephalitis due to the scuticociliate Uronema nigricans in sea-caged, southern bluefin tuna Thunnus maccoyii; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Fish Kill of Mullet Liza klunzingeri in Kuwait Bay: The Role of Streptococcus agalactiae and the Influence of Temperature; 5th Symposium on Diseases in Asian Aquaculture
Further studies on acquired resistance to amoebic gill disease (AGD) in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L; Journal of Fish Diseases
Gill disease of marine fish casued by infection with Neoparamoeba pemaquidensis
Health assurance for southern rock lobsters (Jasus edwardsii); Rock Lobster Enhancement and Aquaculture Subprogram and Rock Lobster Post Harvest Subprogram Workshop IV 2002
Heavy Chain V Region Diversity in the Duck-Billed Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus): Long and Highly Variable Complementarity-Determining Region 3 Compensates for Limited Germline Diversity; The Journal of Immunology
Helminths of Wildlife; Australian Veterinary Journal
Histopathological Effects in Juvenile Greenback Flounder Rhombosolea Taparina Exposed to the Toxic Dinoflagellate Alexandrium Minutum; VIII International Conference on Harmful Algae
Histopathology as a Tool in Ecotoxicology: Advantages and Pitfalls; Eco Toxicology: Responses, Biomarkers and Risk Assessment
Identification and structural analysis of four serine proteases in a monotreme, the platypus, Ornithorhynchus anatinus; Immunogenetics
Identification and structural analysis of three platypus serine proteases; 8th Congress of the International Society of Developmental and Comparative Immunology
Immune responses of teleost fish; Australian Veterinary Journal
Immunological aspects of amoebic gill disease in salmonids; Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
Investigation of humoral immune factors from selected groups of southern bluefin tuna, Thunnus maccoyii (Castelnau): implications for aquaculture; Journal of Fish Diseases
Isolation and partial characterisation of immunoglobulin from southern bluefin tuna Thunnus maccoyii Castelnau; Fish & Shellfish Immunology
Isolation of Mucor circinelloides from a case of ulcerative mycosis of platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus), and a comparison of the response of Mucor circinelloides and Mucor amphibiorum to different culture temperatures; Medical Mycology
Life membership of the Australasian Section of the Wildlife Disease Association
Marine animal quarantine
Marsupials and Eutherians reunited: genetic evidence for the Theria hypothesis of mammalian evolution; Mammalian Genome
Mass Mortality of Captive Southern Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus maccoyii) in April/May 1996 in Boston Bay, South Australia: A Complex Diagnostic Problem; Fish Pathology
Mass Mortality of Captive, Southern, Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus Maccoyii) in April 1996 in Boston Bay, South Australia: A Complex Diagnostic Problem; International Symposium on Diseases in Marine Aquaculture
Mass mortality of flat oysters (Ostrea rivularis) associated with a bloom of Procentrum sp. in the port of Zhangiang, South China; Bulletin of European Association of Fish Pathologists
Meningoencephalomyelitis Causing Mortality In Striped Trumpeter Latris Lineata Due to Infection with a Pentacapsula sp. (Myxosporea); Myxozoan Parasites of Fish Conference
Monotreme IGF2 expression and ancestral origin of genomic imprinting; Journal of Experimental Zoology (Molecular Development & Evolution)
Nocardiosis in tank-reared Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L; Journal of Fish Diseases
Nodaviruses as pathogens in larval and juvenile marine finfish; World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology
Occurrence of polychlorinated biphenyls and organochlorine pesticides in platypuses (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) in Tasmania; Australian Veterinary Journal
Ontogeny of immune system organs in northern bluefin tuna (Thunnus orientalis, Temminck and Schlegel 1844); Aquaculture Research
Pathological findings in southern bluefin tuna, Thunnus maccoyii (Castelnau), infected with Cardicola forsteri (Cribb, Daintith & Munday, 2000) (Digenea: Sanguinicolidae), a blood fluke; Journal of Fish Diseases
Pathology of experimental amoebic gill disease in Atlantic salmon, (Salmo salar L.), and the effect of pre-maintenance of fish in sea water on the infection; Journal of Fish Diseases
Phylogeny of the multivalvulidae (Myxozoa:Myxosporea) based on comparative ribosomal DNA sequence analysis; Journal of Parasitology
Possible differences in pathogenicity between cane toad-, frog- and platypus-derived isolates of Mucor amphibiorum, and a platypus-derived isolate of Mucor circinelloid; Medical Mycology
Postmortem changes in the gills of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in freshwater and seawater; Bulletin of the European Association Fish Pathologists
Potential impacts of marine farming of Atlantic salmon in South Australia - Escaped stock and other interactions
Preliminary report on the Kudoa in Atlantic salmon and rainbow trout sub-project of the FRDC project T94/119, Quality and Safety Assurance in Marine Finfish Products
Production of salmonid amoebic gill disease by exposure to Paramoeba sp. harvested from the gills of infected fish; Journal of Fish Diseases
Production, characterisation and diagnostic use of antisera to southern bluefin tuna (Thunnus maccoyii Castelnau) immunoglobulin; Aquaculture
Recent research on ulcerative mycosis of platypuses: epidemiological interpretations; Veterinary Conservation Biology Wildlife Health and Management in Australia
Report on the mortality of captive southern bluefin tuna at Port Lincoln, South Australia.
Response of Athlantic salmon (Salmo salar) to Paramoeba antigens administered by a variety of routes; 8th Congress of the International Society of Developmental and Comparative Immunology
Responses of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., to Paramoeba antigens administered by a variety of routes; Journal of Fish Diseases
Sizes of testes and venom glands in male Tasmanian platypuses, Ornithorhynchus anatinus, as influenced by season of the year and bodyweight; Meeting on Monotreme Biology
Structural Changes in Gills of Immature Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar) after Transfer to Sea Water; Saltas 1994-95 Research and Developoment Programme
Study shows ECF, TCF Effluents Have Long-Term Impact on Sea Life; Pulp and Paper
Sublethal Responses of the Common Jollytail, Galaxias maculatus, to Pulp Mill Effluent; 8th International Symposium on Toxicity Assessment
Tasmanian Isolates of Streptococcus sp. biovar 1 and verified strains of lactococcus garvieae and enterococcus seriolicida compared by microbiological, molecular biological and 'in vivo' techniques; 5th Symposium on Diseases in Asian Aquaculture
The development of a fluorescent antibody stain to identify a Uronema sp. (Ciliophora:Scuticociliatida) implicated in fatal encephalitis in southern bluefin tuna (Thunnus Maccoyii); Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists
The effect of anti-Paramoeba antibodies on Paramoeba sp., the causative agent of amoebic gill disease; Journal of Fish Diseases
The evolution of modern post switch isotypes: a study of immunoglobulin isotypes in marsupials and monotremes; 8th Congress of the International Society of Developmental and Comparative Immunology
The immunomodulatory effects of levamisole on the nonspecific immune system of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L; Journal of Fish Diseases
The relationship of Hammondia hammondi and Sarcocystis mucosa to other heteroxenous cyst-forming coccidia as inferred by phylogenetic analysis of the 18S SSU ribosomal DNA sequence; Parasitology
The relative susceptibility of fish to infections by Flexibacter columnaris and Flexibacter maritimus; Aquaculture
The use of the western blot technique for the detection of antibodies to M. amphibiorum, the causative agent of ulcerative mycosis in Tasmania; Developmental and Comparative Immunology
Toxicity testing of effluents from ECF and TCF bleaching of eucalyptus kraft pulps; International Conference on Non-chlorine Bleaching
Variations in residues of persistent organic pollutants in a platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) at consecutive samplings; Australian Veterinary Journal
Viral Diseases of Fish and Shellfish in Australia; Intenational Symposium on Diseases in Marine Aquaculture
Viral diseases of fish and shellfish in Australian mariculture; Fish Pathology
Viral encephalopathy and retinopathy; Diagnostic manual for aquatic animal diseases
What do serological responses in platypuses against Mucor spp really mean?; Veterinary Conservation Biology Wildlife Health and Management in Australia

Research Projects

A study of the feeding behaviour of atlantic salmon.; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Collaborative studies on diseases of economic importance in finfish aquaculure; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Control of Streptococcosis of Rainbow Trout; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome; Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR)
Immuno-staining of a ciliate protozoan causing significant mortality of farmed tuna: the development of a rapid identification technique which ...; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Immunology of healthy and diseased platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus).; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Immunology of southern bluefin tuna (Thunnus maccoyii); Australian Research Council (ARC)
Immunology of the Lake Pedder platypus; Department of Environment and Land Management (DELM)
Physiological ecology and fish-killing mechanism of the neurotoxic flagellate Chattonella marina.; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Platypus Venom: Pharmacology and Seasonal Variation in Composition; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Pulp mill effluent toxicity. Relevance of route of exposure; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Quality and safety assurance in marine finfish products - a pilot project; Fisheries Research & Development Corporation (FRDC)
Relationship between ultrastructural responses and induction of mixed function oxygenases in hepatocytes of sand flathead, Platycephalus bassensis; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
Review and refinement of techniques for evaluating mutagenic, carcinogenic and immunosuppressive effects of anthropogenic toxicants; Department of Industry, Tourism & Resources (DITR)
Suitability of the larvae of the Tasmanian blenny as test organisms for monitoring the toxicity of bleached, eucalpt-based pulp mill effluents.; Institute of Natural Resources and Environment (INRE)
Suppression of sexual maturation in fish by vaccination; University of Tasmania (UTAS)
The mechanism of osmoregulation in the euryhaline fish species Galaxias mac ulatus and Rhombosolea tapirina; Australian Research Council (ARC)
; Department of Education, Science and Training (DEST)

Research Candidate Supervision

Aspects of the Interaction of Rainbow Trout- the role of L-forms in Disease and Expression of Antigens by the Pathogen and their recognition by the Host
Comparison of passive and active immunisation of fish against microbial diseases with consideration of the mechanisms involved
Comparison of the pathogenicity and physiology of seven members of the Cytophaga/Flexibacter group
Demonstration and manipulation of acquired resistance to amoebic gill disease in Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L.
Immune response of barrramundi to vibrio harveyi bacterin
Immunity of Platypus Ornithorywchus anatinus
Immunologhy of green-back flounder
Immunology of platypus and echidna "Humoral immunity of monotremes"
Immunology of Southern Bluefin Tuna
Implementation of a phytoplankton monitoring program for the Tasmanian salmon farming industry
Kudoa neurophila in striped trumpeter- identification diagnostic development and histopathology
Microbiological and histological studies on Streptococcus sp biovar 1 in infected fish and the environment
Pathology of the live transport of wrasse
Physiology and Morphology of Triploid Atlantic Salmon
Relationship between water quality andaquatic animal health in Tasmanian streams.
Streptococcosis in Rainbow Trout
Sublethal effects of eucalptus-based pulp mill effluents on Tasmanian native fish
The epidemiology of ulcerative mycosis of the platypus
The Pathogenesis of Epizootic Ulcerative Syndrome (EUS) with Particular Reference to Factors Potentially Influencing Outbreaks of the Disease in the Phillipines
The predictive value of histology in assessing time since death in fish
TITLE- The health status of two species of Tasmanian farmed shellfish, Crassostrea gigas (Thunberg, 1793) and Ostrea angasi (Sowerby, 1871)
Toxicity of Metals in Biological Systems
Ulcer Disease in Cod