Investigators

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 Michael Nissen

Michael Nissen

Dr Michael Nissen has strong interests in paediatric infectious diseases.

In particular, Dr Nissen is interested in the characterisation and epidemiology of novel viruses, such as the human polyonmavirus and picornavirus-like viruses.

Dr Nissen is also focused on the detection and clinical impact of mucoid Pseudomonas aeruginosa in children with cystic fibrosis, the molecular epidemiology and control of Q Fever, and the molecular epidemiology of respiratory syncytial virus infections.

Publications by Michael Nissen