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educator , Molecular biologist

Aresha Manamperi, Sri Lankan molecular biologist, educator. Achievements include development of molecular technology based diagnostics applicable in infectious diseases; research in genetic polymorphism in malaria parasites and research activities related to other infectious diseases. Member of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (life; committee member general research committee 2008-2009).

Background

Manamperi, Aresha was born on December 8, 1968 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Daughter of Wollie Manamperi and Esme De Silva.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1994. Master of Science, University Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, University Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Doctor of Philosophy, Institute Pasteur, Paris, 2002.

Career

Head senior lecturer Molecular Medicine Unit, Faculty Medicine, University Kelaniya, Ragama, Sri Lanka, since 2003. Consultant molecular biologist Durdans Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka, since 2007. Technical assessor quality assurance medical laboratories Sri Lanka Accreditation Board, Colombo, 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of molecular technology based diagnostics applicable in infectious diseases. Research in genetic polymorphism in malaria parasites and research activities related to other infectious diseases.

Membership

Member of Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science (life. Committee member general research committee 2008-2009).

Connections

Married Channa Unantenne, June 11, 2003. 1 child Ranaali Unantenne.

father:
Wollie Manamperi

mother:
Esme De Silva

spouse:
Channa Unantenne

child:
Ranaali Unantenne Manamperi