Mohabbat Hossain is a Research Assistant at the Institute for Developing Science and Health Initiatives (ideSHi). He graduated from the department of Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology, University of Chittagong, Bangladesh in 2015. He completed his MS from the same department in 2016. He did his MS thesis at Molecular Genetics Laboratory, department of Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology, University of Chittagong, on HbE-beta Thalassemia based on gene mutation and clinical manifestation, in collaboration with Chottogram Maa-O-Shishu Medical College & Hospital and Thalassemia Welfare Centre, Chittagong. He received a scholarship for brilliant academic result in B.Sc(Hon’s) from University of Chittagong, Bangladesh in 2016. He also received an Award of Excellence for brilliant academic result (1st class 3rd) in B.Sc(Hon’s) & MS(thesis) from University of Chittagong, Bangladesh in 2018. He joined ideSHi in October, 2018. He won a govt. scholarship in Talent Pool (5th position) from Chittagong Region, Bangladesh in class eight. Currently he is working on thalassemia, acute respiratory and enteric infections in children under five years of age in Bangladesh and DNA Sequencing. His research interest lies in thalassemia, cancer biology, immunology, bio-informatics, developmental biology, cross genetics, synthetic biology and genetic engineering. He loves and enjoys teaching so much. He also loves painting and poetry.