Dr Ana Traven

Research Fellow
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Monash University

ana.traven@monash.edu

Research Activities

medical mycology, fungal infections, host-pathogen interactions, innate immune responses, metabolic control of infections.

Techniques/Expertise

gene regulation, live cell imaging, candidaemia infection model in mice, fungal molecular genetics and cell biology

Collaborations

Dr. Thomas Naderer, Department of Biochemistry, Monash University
Dr. Traude Beliharz, Department of Biochemistry, Monash University
Prof. Michael Hickey, Monash Medical Center

Disease Models

Systemic  model of Candida infection

Genetically Modified Organisms

Candida albicans
Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Other Lab Members

Ms. Tricia Lo
Dr. Timothy Tucey
Dr. Barbara Koch
Dr. Madhu Shankar
Ms Bella Qi Wang
Ms Sharon Yau
Ms Vidhishiri Kesarwani

Upcoming Events

  • Jun 3

    7th International Symposium on Antimicrobial Peptides (AMP2020)

    Institut Pasteur MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) Annual Scientific Meeting 2020

    Pullman Melbourne on the Park MORE INFO
  • Jun 3

    Impact of Environmental Changes on Infectious Diseases (IECID) 2020

    James Cook University, Singapore