The New One Health Journal Veterinary Sciences Released — Basel, Switzerland The new online open access “One Health” journal Veterinary Sciences (ISSN 2306-7381, is now released and has published its first issue: Vet. Sci., Volume 1, Issue 1 (June 2014), Pages 1-76 Table of Contents: Editorial: Veterinary Sciences—A Forum for One Medicine, One Health by Duncan Ferguson Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 1-2; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010001 Editorial: Animal Models and Better Understanding of “One Medicine” by Duncan Ferguson Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 3-4; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010003 Article: Filarial Nematode Infection in Ixodes scapularis Ticks Collected from Southern Connecticut by Pabbati Namrata, Jamie Miller, Madari Shilpa, Patlolla Reddy, Cheryl Bandoski, Michael Rossi and Eva Sapi Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 5-15; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010005 Review: Review of Animal Models of Prostate Cancer Bone Metastasis by Jessica Simmons, Said Elshafae, Evan Keller, Laurie McCauley and Thomas Rosol Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 16-39; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010016 Review: Non-Human Primate Models of Orthopoxvirus Infections by Anne Schmitt, Kerstin Mätz-Rensing and Franz-Josef Kaup Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 40-62; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010040 Review: Respiratory Animal Models in the Common Marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) by Christoph Curths, Sascha Knauf and Franz-Josef Kaup Vet. Sci. 2014, 1(1), 63-76; doi:10.3390/vetsci1010063 Full text can be accessed free of charge. Provided to the One Health Initiative website July 28, 2014 by: Ellen Lu Managing Editor Veterinary Sciences ____________________________ NOTE:  About Editor-in-Chief, Duncan C. Ferguson, VMD, PhD, DACVIM, DACVCP, Professor and Head, Urbana, Illinois             Associate Editor, Margarethe Hoenig, DVM, PhD, Professor, Urbana, Illinois Drs. Ferguson, Hoenig and the Comparative Biosciences faculty at the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine are in the forefront of important One Health (One Medicine) collaborative research activities that affect animal and human patients.  In addition to “public health”, comparative medicine/translational medicine are critical clinical health components under the One Health umbrella. Interdisciplinary, collaborative comparative medicine research has, in the past, expeditiously developed and can significantly help develop future advances in diagnoses and treatments for cancer, cardiovascular diseases, joint and skeletal diseases, metabolic disorders, and others. The One Health Initiative team congratulates the new Veterinary Sciences journal and endorses their comparative medicine One Health (One Medicine) approach. One Health Initiative Autonomous pro bono Team: Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP ▪ Bruce Kaplan, DVM ▪ Thomas P. Monath, MD ▪ Jack Woodall, PhD ▪ Lisa A. Conti, DVM, MPH