B.Sc. (USJP), Ph.D. (USJP)
Development of molecular assays for the identification of malaria vectors and sand flies, Population genetic structure analysis and phylogenetic studies of malaria vectors, Dengue vectors, and sand flies, Insecticide resistant studies of disease vectors, Transmission dynamics of Dengue and Leishmaniasis.
Dr. Hiruni Harischandra
B.Sc. (ISU), Ph.D. (ISU)
Senior Lecturer (On contract) – Genetics & Molecular Biology Unit
Research Interests: Genetics, Molecular Biology, Parasite and host interactions
Ms. B. D. Nipunika Upamali
Research interests: Oncology, Metabolomics, Human microbiome, Nucleic acid based techniques in disease diagnosis, Development of biomarkers