Dr Tariq Ganief

Senior Research Officer

Tariq’s research focuses on applying mass spectrometry-based proteomics and metabolomics in a range of clinical applications. He is currently engaged in research aimed at identifying protein and metabolite diagnostic and prognostic markers of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tb) meningitis, and basic research to understand TBm disease development and progression. He is also interested in understanding how various clinical microbiomes influence the development of disease and the maintenance of health. He is also interested in understanding how mothers breast milk composition influences the gut microbiome development.