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

Professor Sassan Asgari

Sassan Asgari

Professor Sassan Asgari’s research focuses on insect host-disease interactions, especially the role of small RNA molecules (microRNAs).

He is interested in the impact of insect diseases and infectious mosquito-transmitted viruses (such as Dengue and West Nile viruses).

His research may lead to new approaches to limit or inhibit the transmission of vector-borne infectious diseases.

Publications by Sassan Asgari

More information about Sassan Asgari