Dr Maria Liaskos (Kaparakis-Liaskos)

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

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 membrane vesicles

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)
Dr Nicky de Weerd
Dr Begona Heras
Dr Jason Paxman
Prof Andrew Hill

Disease Models

Helicobacter pylori
Bacterial membrane vesicles

Genetically Modified Organisms

Helicobacter pylori

Other Lab Members

Dr Rishi Pathirana
Dr Natalie Bitto
Miss Ella Johnston (PhD student)
Miss Lauren Zavan (PhD student)
Mr Willian Gilmore (PhD student)

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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