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Mohammad Mahdi  Kasiri
MD, PhD Mohammad Mahdi Kasiri

Department of General Surgery (Division of Vascular Surgery, Division of Visceral Surgery)
Position: Consultant

T +43 1 069918112134


Antimicrobial Cationic Peptides; Colorectal Surgery

Research group(s)

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

Mouse and Rat models for in vivo analysis and

broad spectrum of biochemical, cell biological techniques

Selected publications

  1. Kasiri, M.M. et al., 2016. Dying blood mononuclear cell secretome exerts antimicrobial activity. European Journal of Clinical Investigation, 46(10), pp.853–863. Available at:
  2. Kasiri, M.M. et al. (2022) ‘Technical and functional outcome after sacral neuromodulation using the “H” technique’, Wiener klinische Wochenschrift [Preprint]. Available at:
  3. Kasiri, M.M. et al. (2019) ‘Optimized fistulectomy using the novel FiXcision® device: a technical feasibility study and evaluation of short term healing rates’, Techniques in Coloproctology, 23(6), pp. 579–582. Available at:
  4. Kasiri, M.M. et al. (2022) ‘Peripheral Artery Disease Causes More Harm to Patients than COVID-19’, Healthcare, 10(10), p. 1809. Available at:
  5. Hoetzenecker, K. et al. (2014) ‘Antimicrobial Peptides Are Highly Abundant and Active in Postoperative Pleural Drainage Fluids’, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 98(3), pp. 1042–1050. Available at: