Dr Vinay Pawar

Postdoctoral Fellow
Molecular Immunology
Helmholtz Center for Infection Research


Research Activities

 I am a researcher with a focus on infectious disease, biofilms, novel therapeutics, immunology and animal models. I have strong experience in the purification of bioactive compounds, Drug development, Microbial biofilms, Bacterial infections, Host-Pathogen interactions, DNA/RNA sequencing for Genomics / Transcriptomics / Proteomics / Metabolomics, Immunology, transgenic mice models, Cancer research, Immunohistochemistry, confocal and electron microscopy, synthesis and application of nanoparticles.


Mice and Rat handling. Animal Surgery, Organ transplantation, Different administration routes including intra-tracheal, Anesthesia, In vivo imaging (IVIS), RNA isolation from in vivo samples. Collection of heart blood and serum preparation.
Cytokine measurements, Neutrophil, Macrophage staining and quantification and T cells staining Tumor immunology, Preparation of cells from, Gut Associated Lymphatic Tissues (GALT), Peyer`s Patches (PP), Lamina Propria (LP), Spleen, Lymph nodes (mesenteric, popliteal, inguinal and axillary), Peritoneal cavity, Bone Marrow, and Blood.
Biofilms: formation and disruption on various surfaces, Surface tensiometeric analysis (CMC, SFT, IFT), Extraction and Purification of bioactive & surface-active

Disease Models

Cystic fibrosis- biofilm models, murine tumor models, Intra-tracheal lung infection models,

Genetically Modified Organisms

P. aeruginosa, S. aureus, E. coli, and Salmonella

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