Name: Udom Chaithong

Associate Professor, Ph.D.


  • B.Sc. (Medical Technology)                    Chiang Mai University (Thailand), 1973
  • M.Sc.(Tropical Medicine)                       Mahidol University (Thailand), 1976
  • Ph.D. (Medical Entomology)                   Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (UK), 1989

Teaching Activities:

  • Medical Parasitology
  • Medical Entomology

Research Emphasis:

  • Medical Entomology
  • Medical Parasitology


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Past Publications:  pdf file, click here

Recent Publications:

1. Saeung A, Hempolchom C, Baimai V, Thongsahuan S, Taai K, Jariyapan N, Chaithong U, Choochote W. Susceptibility of eight species members in the Anopheles hyrcanus group to nocturnally subperiodic Brugia malayi. Parasit Vectors. 2013 Jan 4;6:5.

2. Saeung A, Hempolchom C, Yasanga T, Otsuka Y, Thongsahuan S, Srisuka W, Chaithong U, Taai K, Somboon P, Choochote W. Scanning electron microscopy of Anopheles hyrcanus group (Diptera: Culicidae) eggs in Thailand and an ultrastructural key for species identification. Parasitology Research 2014;113(3):973-981.

3. Sanghong R, Junkum A, Choochote W, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A, Riyong D, Pitasawat B. Repellency screening of herbal products against the dengue fever vector, Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Chiang Mai Medical Journal 2014;53(2):53-62.

4. Champakaew D, Junkum A, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A, Riyong D, Sanghong R, Intirach J, Muangmoon R, Chansang A, Tuetun B, Pitasawat B. Angelica sinensis (Umbelliferae) with proven repellent properties against Aedes aegypti, the primary dengue fever vector in Thailand. Parasitol Res. 2015;114(6):2187-98.

5. Sanghong R, Junkum A, Chaithong U, Jitpakdi A,  Riyong D, Tuetun B, Champakaew D, Intirach J,  Muangmoon R, Chansang A, Pitasawat B. Remarkable repellency of Ligusticum sinense (Umbelliferae), a herbal alternative against laboratory populations of Anopheles minimus and Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae). Malar J. 2015;14(1):816.


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