Infectious diseases expert Dr Siouxsie Wiles answers all your questions about coronavirus and what you need to know to stay safe. Ask questions through our blog - we're now taking questions and providing answers through the blog.

Siouxsie is a microbiologist and science communicator, well known to many Kiwis for her clear explanations of scientific topics and her bright pink hair.

She is based at the University of Auckland, where she heads up the Bioluminescent Superbugs Lab, combining her twin passions to understand infectious diseases and to find new antibiotics.

Infectious diseases expert Dr Siouxsie Wiles Photo / Photographers Inc
Infectious diseases expert Dr Siouxsie Wiles Photo / Photographers Inc