Dr. Saengduen Moonsom is Assistant Professor in the Department of Protozoology. She has M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering from Mahidol University. Dr. Saengduen teaches students from the Diploma, M.Sc. and Ph.D. courses at the Bangkok School of Tropical Medicine.



Dr. Saengduen’s expertise are molecular biology and immunology, protein science, monoclonal production, and antibody protein characterization. Her research focuses on development of an improved diagnostic tools for pathogens. She has a special interest in molecular and cellular studies on pathogenesis of human infected bacteria or protozoa.

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2007 Doctor of Philosophy (Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering) Mahidol University, Thailand
2004 Master of Science (Molecular Genetics and Genetic Engineering) Mahidol University, Thailand
1998 Bachelor of Science (Medical Technology) Chiang Mai University, Thailand

Research of Expertise

  • Molecular biology & immunology
  • Monoclonal production
  • Protein science
  • Antibody protein characterization

Diseases Covered/Research Area

  • Amoebiasis
  • Leptospirosis
  • Malaria

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