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Yingjun Cui, PhD

Associate Research Scientist (Infectious Diseases)

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Yingjun Cui, PhD



His research focus on vector biology and vector-borne diseases including mosquito, tick and their transmitted diseases such as Lyme disease, Zika, Chikungunya fever, malaria, aim to understand vector-pathogen-host interactions by means of entomology, molecular biology, microbiology, omics, and develop anti-vector strategy to control these emerging and reemerging vector-borne diseases.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    University of Missouri (2021)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
    University of Oklahoma (2017)
  • Postdoctoral Scholar
    University of Kentucky (2015)
  • PhD
    Zhejiang University, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (2012)

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