Olivo Miotto

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Olivo Miotto

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Olivo

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Miotto

Years Affiliated

2020

Affiliation

Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Thailand

Birthplace

Italy

Occupation

Scientist

Biographical Text

Olivo Miotto (Italy/Thailand) is Associate Professor at the University of Oxford based at the Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit in Bangkok, where he specialises in genomic epidemiology of malaria parasites. Miotto is the principal investigator of GenRe-Mekong, a regional genetic surveillance project that uses advanced genomic technologies to produce maps of drug resistance and gene flow in local parasite population, which are used by national malaria control programmes to make strategic decisions on treatments and interventions. He also collaborates with researchers across the globe, analysing thousands of parasite genomes to understand the evolution of antimalarial drug resistance and, ultimately, help support the eradication of this diseases.

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“Olivo Miotto,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed June 28, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/4082.