Dr Maria Liaskos (Kaparakis-Liaskos)

Laboratory Head, Senior Lecturer
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Microbiology
La Trobe University

+61 3 9479 1264
m.liaskos@latrobe.edu.au

Research Activities

Innate and adaptive immune response to bacterial pathogens
Immune responses to bacterial outer membrane vesicles
Regulation of gastritis 

Techniques/Expertise

Helicobacter pylori
Bacterial OMVs

Collaborations

A/Prof Hitomi Mimuro (University of Tokyo)
Dr Thomas Kufer (University of Cologne)
A/Prof John Pederson (Tissupath)
Dr Marcel Nold (Monash Hospital and Richie Centre MIMR)
Dr Claudia Nold-Petry (Richie Centre, MIMR)
Prof Mario D'Elios (Florence, Italy)
Dr Tony Korman (Monash Medical Centre)
Prof Paul Hertzog
Dr Nicky de Weerd

Disease Models

Helicobacter pylori
Bacterial outer membrane vesicles

Genetically Modified Organisms

Helicobacter pylori

Other Lab Members

Dr Rishi Pathirana
Dr Natalie Bitto
Miss Ella Johnston (PhD student)
Miss Lauren Zavan
Miss Bethany Partridge

Other members with similar research interests

prev next

Dr Catherine Kennedy

Department of Microbiology and Immunology University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Simon Royce

Pharmacology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

A/Prof Neil O'Brien-Simpson

Melbourne Dental School University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 14

    Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference 2018

    Cumberland Lorne Resort REGISTER | MORE INFO
  • Mar 1

    18th International Congress on Infectious Diseases

    Sheraton Buenos Aires MORE INFO
  • Mar 15

    Eradicate Cancer 2018

    Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre MORE INFO