Aongart Mahittikorn

Name: Aongart Mahittikorn

Position: Associate Professor

Department: Protozoology

Last updated: May 03, 2019

Academic Qualification

Academic Qualification


Ph.D. (Trop. Med.), Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand


B.Sc. (Public Health) (Hons.), Faculty of Public Health, Mahidol University, Thailand



Lecturer, Department of Protozoology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University


Molecular cloning, Multiplex RT-PCR development and optimization, and RNA targeting of Toxoplasma, Department of Parasitology, Hygiene Institute, University of Heidelberg, Germany

Optimization of PCR and RT-PCR techniques, Gibthai training center, Bangkok, Thailand


Food production & Safety training, Saha farms Co.Ltd., Lopburi, Thailand

Research Appointments

Development of a loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) for rapid identification of Naegleria fowleri

Molecular techniques for rapid diagnosis of neurological opportunistic infections in AIDS patients

Genotyping of Toxoplasma gondii in Thai wildlife and HIV/AIDS patients

Zoonotic potential analysis of intestinal protozoa in Thai domestic animals

Last updated: March 26, 2019