Dr Tali Lang

Research Fellow
Centre for Inflammatory Diseases
Monash Medical Centre

+61 3 8572 2560

Research Activities

  1. Macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF)  in the regulation of inflammation
  2. Pathogen immunomodulation host immunity - TLR pathways/receptors
  3. Negative regulators of inflammation
  4. Autoimmunity - SLE and Systemic Scleroderma

  • Techniques/Expertise

    1. Macrophage culture and cellular assays
    2. Cell Biology - Various cell based assays including luciferase reporter, MTT, ELISA
    3. Molecular Biology - qPCR, Western blot, co-IP, cloning
    4. In vivo models of infection and inflammation
    5. Histology - Tissue preparation and staining
    6. Confocal Microscopy

  • Disease Models

    1. E.coli induced epididymitis
    2. LPS induced endotoxemia
    3. KBxN arthritis

  • Genetically Modified Organisms

    Mif -/- mice

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    Dr Jim Harris

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    Upcoming Events

    • Jun 14

      Opening Symposium of the Jeffrey Modell Foundation Centre for Primary Immunodeficiencies Melbourne

    • Jun 22

      IgV Winter Seminar

    • Jun 28

      Asia Pacific AIDS & Co-infections Conference (APACC)

      Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre MORE INFO