Dr Maria Liaskos (Kaparakis-Liaskos)

Laboratory Head, Senior Lecturer
Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Microbiology
La Trobe University

+61 3 9479 1264
m.liaskos@latrobe.edu.au

Research Activities

Innate and adaptive immune response to bacterial pathogens
Immune responses to bacterial outer membrane vesicles
Regulation of gastritis 

Techniques/Expertise

Helicobacter pylori
Bacterial OMVs

Collaborations

A/Prof Hitomi Mimuro (University of Tokyo)
Dr Thomas Kufer (University of Cologne)
A/Prof John Pederson (Tissupath)
Dr Marcel Nold (Monash Hospital and Richie Centre MIMR)
Dr Claudia Nold-Petry (Richie Centre, MIMR)
Prof Mario D'Elios (Florence, Italy)
Dr Tony Korman (Monash Medical Centre)
Prof Paul Hertzog
Dr Nicky de Weerd

Disease Models

Helicobacter pylori
Bacterial outer membrane vesicles

Genetically Modified Organisms

Helicobacter pylori

Other Lab Members

Dr Rishi Pathirana
Dr Natalie Bitto
Miss Ella Johnston (PhD student)
Miss Lauren Zavan
Miss Bethany Partridge

Other members with similar research interests

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

Prof Stephen Turner

Department of Microbiology Monash University SEE FULL PROFILE >

A/Prof Kumar Visvanathan

University of Melbourne SEE FULL PROFILE >

Upcoming Events

  • Nov 27

    Australasian Society for Immunology 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting

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  • Nov 29

    Microbiome in Sexual, Maternal and Child Health Symposium

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  • Dec 3

    MICROMON Molecular Biology Techniques 2017: An introductory course in recombinant DNA technology

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