Name: Nimit Morakote

Associate Professor, Ph.D.


  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology)                        Chiang Mai University (Thailand), 1973
  • Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology)        University of Louisville (USA), 1980

Teaching Activities:

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Molecular Parasitology

Research Emphasis:

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Molecular Parasitology

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Past Publications:  pdf file, click here

Recent Publications:

1. Samerjai C, Sanit S, Sukontason K, Klong-klaew T, Kurahashi H, Tomberlin JK, Morakote N, Wannasan A, Sukontason KL. Morphology of puparia of flesh flies in Thailand. Tropical Biomedicine 2014;31(2):351-361.

2. Wannasan A, Khositharattanakool P, Chaiwong P, Piangjai S, Uparanukraw P, Morakote N. Identification of Fasciola species based on mitochondrial and nuclear DNA reveals the co-existence of intermediate Fasciola and Fasciola gigantica in Thailand. Experimental Parasitology 2014;146C:64-70.

3. Kongklieng A, Thanchomnang T, Intapan PM, Boonmars T, Janwan P, Sanpool O, Lulitanond V, Taweethavonsawat P, Chungpivat S, Morakote N, Maleewong W. Detection of Ehrlichia canis in canine blood samples by real-time fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) PCR and melting curve analysis. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health. 2014;45(5):1149-56.

4. Sadaow L, Tantrawatpan C, Intapan PM,  Lulitanond V, Boonmars T, Morakote N, Pozio E,  Maleewong W. Molecular differentiation of Trichinella spiralis, T. pseudospiralis, T. papuae and T. zimbabwensis by pyrosequencing. J Helminthol. 2015;89(1):118-123.

5. McCleery EJ, Patchanee P, Pongsopawijit P,  Chailangkarn S, Tiwananthagorn S, Jongchansittoe P,  Dantrakool A, Morakote N, Phyu H, Wilkins PP, Noh JC,  Phares C,  O’Neal S. Taeniasis among refugees living on Thailand–Myanmar border, 2012. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015;21(10):1824-1826.


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