Department of Immunology, Instituto Aggeu Magalhães, Recife, Brazil
Filipe Dantas-Torres MV, MSc, DSc, PhD, FRES, Dipl EVPC, is a researcher at Fiocruz-PE, Brazil. He is a veterinarian and holds a Master of Science and Doctor of Science degrees in public health and a PhD in animal health and zoonosis. He is a Fellow of the Royal Entomological Society and a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Parasitology. He is Editor-in-Chief of Parasites and Vectors.