Biography of Asghar Muhammad

Biography of Asghar Muhammad

Born and raised in Punjab, Pakistan, Dr Asghar received his Beholder degree from Pakistan. Dr Asghar received his master and PhD degrees from Lund University, where he worked on host parasite coevolution. Dr Asghar joined Division of Infectious Diseases, Karolinska Institutet as post-doctoral fellow to study the effect of infectious diseases on cellular ageing. Dr Asghar served the Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet as Assistant Professor for two years and now he is a Senior Researcher and Group leader. His lab is exploring one of the fundamental questions in biomedicine, how infectious diseases affect the host and how such cost eventually lead to a hidden long-term devastating outcome for host fitness and survival. Dr Asghar is a pioneer researcher in cross disciplinary area of Infections and Ageing Biology research. Dr Asghar love nature, reading, traveling and music.