AID researchers are drawn from infectious disease experts from across QIMR and UQ who apply leading technologies to identify, understand and prevent infectious disease.

Dr Annika Antonsson (NHMRC CDF)

Dr Annika Antonsson is a virologist with epidemiological training who is working at QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute.

Her research has been focused on human papillomavirus (HPV) in different types of cancer.

Her current primary research areas are oral HPV infections in the general population and HPV in mucosal squamous cell carcinomas of the head and neck (HNSCC).

Her work has also included cutaneous HPV (normal skin and cancer), infections in breast carcinogenesis, HPV in oesophageal cancer and polyomaviruses in cancer.

Dr Antonsson is a member of the Editorial Board of Journal of General Virology and holds an adjunct senior lecturer position at the University of New South Wales.

Publications by Annika Antonsson