Nahian Hossain is a Research Officer at institute for developing Science & Health initiatives (ideSHi). He completed his BS and MS in Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology from University of Dhaka in 2017 and 2018 respectively. He worked as a Research Associate at “Advanced Molecular Biology Lab” at the University of Dhaka. There, he worked on the molecular basis of hypothyroidism and genetic disorders. He later moved to the Biotechnology division at Healthcare pharmaceuticals Ltd.
He joined ideSHi in June 2021, where he is involved in several research projects. His current focus lies in genomic epidemiology of SARS COV-2. He is also working on the molecular diagnosis of cancer.
His research interests include molecular medicine, microbial genetics and evolutionary biology.