Ruopeng Xie

Prostgraduate student
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Ruopeng is a Mphil student in the HKU-Pasteur Research Pole and HKU School of Public Health. His research involves the application of phylogenetic methods to study the epidemiology and evolution of viral pathogens such as SARS-CoV-2, Influenza and RSV.


Off-season RSV epidemics in Australia after easing of COVID-19 restrictions.

Human seasonal influenza under COVID-19 and the potential consequences of influenza lineage elimination.

Genomic epidemiology of SARS-CoV-2 under an elimination strategy in Hong Kong.

Air travel-related outbreak of multiple SARS-CoV-2 variants.

Genetic diversity of SARS-CoV-2 among travelers arriving in Hong Kong