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Pakieli H. Kaufusi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Pharmacology
John A. Burns School of Medicine

Office: BSB 320
Email: pakieli [at] hawaii.edu



1990 B.A. (Chemistry) University of the South Pacific, Suva, Fiji
1997 M.Sc. (Molecular Virology) University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii
2005 Ph.D. (Molecular Biotechnology & Bacterial Genetics) University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii

Research Keywords: Flavivirus replication

Selected Publications


  • Grant No / Title: 15ADVC-75878 / West Nile Virus NS2B-NS3 Heterodimer as a Potential Target for Antiviral Drug Development
    Status / Agency: Awarded / Hawaii Community Foundation
    Start Date / End Date: 15 July 2015 / 14 January 2017