Immune modulation by bacterial membrane vesicles.

Dr Maria Kaparakis-Liaskos - La Trobe University

Description

Dr Maria Kaparakis-Liaskos is an inaugural veski Inspiring Women Fellow, Senior Lecturer and Head of the Host-pathogen interactions laboratory at La Trobe University. Dr Liaskos' primary research interests aim to understand the cellular and molecular mechanisms of host-pathogen interactions with particular focus on bacterial membrane vesicles.

Dr Liaskos completed her PhD at The University of Melbourne, undertook postdoctoral studies at Monash University and then established a research group at the Hudson Institute of Medical Research. In 2017, Maria moved to La Trobe University where she is also the co-deputy director of the La Trobe Research Centre for Extracellular Vesicles.  

Date & time

1–2pm 12 October 2017

Location

Slatyer Seminar Room, D.A. Brown Building (Bldg 47), Daley Road, ANU

Speakers

Dr Maria Kaparakis-Liaskos Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Microbiology, La Trobe University. Host: Denisse Leyton

Contacts

 Rowena Martin
 61 (0) 2 6197 0051

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