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

  • Feb 2

    Influenza Specialist Group Annual Meeting

    Park Royal Hotel, Melbourne Airport MORE INFO
  • Feb 19

    Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference 2020

    150 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne VIC 3232 MORE INFO
  • Feb 20

    19th International Congress on Infectious Diseases

    Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre MORE INFO