Dr Naphak Modhiran

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science

Affiliate Research Fellow

Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
+61 7 336 52485



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


  • Tan, Yuen P., Xue, Yongbo, Savchenko, Andrei I., Houston, Sevan D., Modhiran, Naphak, McMillan, Christopher L. D., Boyle, Glen M., Bernhardt, Paul V., Young, Paul R., Watterson, Daniel and Williams, Craig M. (2019) Basimarols A, B, and C, Highly Oxygenated Pimarane Diterpenoids from Basilicum polystachyon. Journal of Natural Products, . doi:10.1021/acs.jnatprod.9b00522

  • Modhiran, Naphak, Gandhi, Neha S., Wimmer, Norbert, Cheung, Stacey, Stacey, Katryn, Young, Paul R., Ferro, Vito and Watterson, Daniel (2019) Dual targeting of dengue virus virions and NS1 protein with the heparan sulfate mimic PG545. Antiviral Research, 168 121-127. doi:10.1016/j.antiviral.2019.05.004

  • Tan, Yuen P., Houston, Sevan D., Modhiran, Naphak, Savchenko, Andrei I., Boyle, Glen M., Young, Paul R., Watterson, Daniel and Williams, Craig M. (2019) Stachyonic acid: a dengue virus inhibitor from Basilicum polystachyon. Chemistry – A European Journal, 25 22: 5664-5667. doi:10.1002/chem.201900591

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Book Chapter

  • Watterson, Daniel, Modhiran, Naphak, Muller, David A., Stacey, Katryn J. and Young, Paul R. (2018). Plugging the leak in Dengue shock. In Dengue and Zika: Control and Antiviral Treatment Strategies (pp. 89-106) Singapore, Singapore: Springer Nature. doi:10.1007/978-981-10-8727-1_7

Journal Article

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)