Prof Trevor Lithgow

Laboratory Head
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Monash University

trevor.lithgow@monash.edu

Research Activities

Protein secretion systems
Membrane protein assemblyBacteriophage
Structural and molecular biology
Nanoscale imaging of bacteria

Techniques/Expertise

Bacterial molecular cell biology
Molecular Cell Biology of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae
Molecular Biology of bacteriophage
Robotics-based genetic screensCryo-electron microscopy
Subcellular fractionation and membrane isolation Biochemical assays (protein transport assays, blue-native PAGE, in situ cross-linking)
Protein purification


Collaborations

Dr. Susan Buchanan (NIH)
Prof. Richard Strugnell (University of Melbourne)
Prof. Gordon Dougan (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)
Prof. Tieli Zhou (Wenzhou Medical University)
Dr. Thomas Naderer (Monash University)

Genetically Modified Organisms

Escherichia coli
Klebsiella pneumoniae

Other Lab Members

Dr. Chaille Webb
Mr. Von Torres
Ms. Kher Shing Tan
Dr. Rhys Dunstan
Dr. Christopher Stubenrauch
Dr. Andrea Rocker
Mr. Jiawei Wang
Ms. Rebecca Bamert
Ms. Natalia Rosas Bastidas
Mr. Eric Mandela
Ms. Manasa Bharathwaj
Mr. Murray White
Ms. Yajie Zhao

Other members with similar research interests

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Ms Julia Prier

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

Dr Jacqueline Heath

Melbourne Dental School University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Mireille Lahoud

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • 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
  • Feb 27

    Antimicrobials 2020

    Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre MORE INFO