Prof. Prasit Palittapongarnpim

Bacteriology, Bioinformatics


  • M.D. First Class honor, Mahidol University, Thailand
  • B.Sc. (Mathematics), Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand
  • Fellow of The Royal College of Pediatricians of Thailand


Research interests:

  • Genomic and molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis
  • Genomic and molecular epidemiology of antibacterial resistance
  • Host-genome-to-pathogen-genome interactions
  • Applications of genomics in infectious disease control in various settings, including emerging infectious diseases, hospital acquired infections, and food and water borne infections
  • Anti-tuberculous drug and vaccine development
  • Research integrity and responsible conduct of research