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 Aaron Irving

Emerging Infectious Diseases Duke-NUS Medical School SEE FULL PROFILE >

Dr Nicole De Weerd

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

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 20

    Lorne Infection and Immunity Conference 2019

    Cumberland Lorne Resort MORE INFO
  • Feb 21

    Antimicrobials 2019

    Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park MORE INFO
  • Mar 24

    World Tuberculosis Day