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

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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 20

    ASM Microbe 2019

    Moscone Center 747 Howard St. San Francisco, CA 94103 MORE INFO
  • Jun 27

    4th Asia-Pacific AIDS & Co-Infections Conference

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  • Jun 30

    Annual Meeting of the Australian Society for Microbiology 2019

    Adelaide Convention Centre MORE INFO