Dr Prasad Paradkar

Senior Research Scientist
Health and Biosecurity
CSIRO

prasad.paradkar@csiro.au

Research Activities

Identifying novel methods to reduce the health burden of mosquito-borne infections.
Determining factors responsible for mosquito vector competence, with focus on mosquito antiviral immunity.
Understanding the concept of tolerance and resistance during infectious diseases using insect and small animal models.

Disease Models

Mosquito/tick vector competence
Animal transmission models

Genetically Modified Organisms

Mosquitoes

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Global Communicable Diseases University of South Florida SEE FULL PROFILE >

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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 3

    7th International Symposium on Antimicrobial Peptides (AMP2020)

    Institut Pasteur MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

    Pullman Melbourne on the Park MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Impact of Environmental Changes on Infectious Diseases (IECID) 2020

    James Cook University, Singapore