Prof Trevor Lithgow

Laboratory Head
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Monash University

trevor.lithgow@monash.edu

Research Activities

Protein secretion systems
Membrane protein assembly
Structural and molecular biology
Nanoscale imaging

Techniques/Expertise

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

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
Dr. Matthew Belousoff
Dr. Takuya Shiota
Mr. Von Torres
Mr. Matthew Stellato
Mr. Sachithe Dilshan Gunasinghe
Ms. Kher Shing Tan
Dr. Iain Hay
Dr. Rhys Grinter
Dr. Rhys Dunstan
Dr. Christopher Stubenrauch
Dr. Andrea Rocker
Dr. Grishma Vadlamani
Mr. Jiawei Wang
Mr. Fuyi Lei
Mr. Haiyang Liu
Ms. Rebecca Bamert

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Upcoming Events

  • Oct 18

    VIIN Young Investigator Symposium 2018

    Walter and Eliza Hall Institute MORE INFO
  • Dec 2

    ASI 2018

    Pan Pacific Hotel MORE INFO
  • Dec 2

    10th HKU-Pasteur Immunology Course

    MORE INFO