Professor Kithmini Siridewa

PhD – Molecular Biology & Gene Technology, University of Colombo

MSc – Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Gene Technology 1989, University of Colombo

BSc –   Biological Sciences University of Colombo

Professor in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Kithmini Siridewa is a Professor &  the Head in the department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo.

Her research interests include Molecular Biology of filarial parasites, DNA based diagnosis of infectious diseases and plant pathogens, Molecular cloning and characterization of parasite specific genes, coding for host – protective antigens and Purification and characterization of glycoproteins for vaccines.