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

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Dr Kate Jeffrey

Gastrointestinal Unit, Department of Medicine Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Marina Harper

Department of Microbiology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

Prof Paul Hertzog

Centre for Innate Immunity and Infectious Diseases Hudson Institute of Medical Research SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Apr 22

    Malaria Experimental Genetics workshop

    Mahidol University Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand MORE INFO
  • Apr 29

    International Day of Immunology

  • May 7

    VIIN Careers Evening 2018

    Woodward Conference Centre MORE INFO