Dr Leon Caly is a senior medical scientist at the Virus Identification Laboratory of the Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory (VIDRL). He is a collaborator on a project in the laboratory pillar of APPRISE.
Dr Caly’s research focuses on:
- using next-generation sequencing approaches to identify and classify novel pathogens in “at risk” populations
- analysing viral disease trends retrospectively in discreet populations in Australia
- exploring the effectiveness of current fumigation strategies with regards to viral inactivation.