Mostowy Lab

Department of Infection Biology

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Lab News

Welcome to Dominik Brokatzky
July 6, 2020

Welcome to Dominik Brokatzky

CAGECONTROL
February 5, 2020

CAGECONTROL

Congratulations to Ana Teresa López Jiménez who was awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship to discover factors that control Shigella flexneri entrapment in septin cages.

INCAGE
February 5, 2020

INCAGE

Damián Lobato-Márquez’s INCAGE project has been selected for publication in the ‘Results in Brief’ section of the European Commission’s CORDIS website:

https://cordis.europa.eu/article/id/413232-power-struggle-between-shigella-bacterium-and-its-human-victims-involves-tails-and-cages

Use of zebrafish to understand dysentery incidence
February 5, 2020

Use of zebrafish to understand dysentery incidence

Congratulations to Vincenzo Torraca who was awarded a Wellcome ISSF / LSHTM Fellowship to explore Shigella sonnei biology in vivo using zebrafish infection.

January 8, 2020

Lister Institute Summer Studentship 2020

Lister Institute Summer Studentships now available, we are happy to receive applications from undergraduates interested in cutting edge science.

Find more info here: https://www.lister-institute.org.uk/summer-studentships/

Modeling Human Infection in Zebrafish
December 31, 2019

Modeling Human Infection in Zebrafish

Thank you Trends in Microbiology for highlighting our work with Trends’ Editors’ Picks and Jan 2020 cover

http://crosstalk.cell.com/blog/trends-editors-picks-the-best-new-reviews-for-december

 

November 3, 2019

MRC-LID PhD position available on future of zebrafish infection biology

How to apply (deadline January 1 2020): http://mrc-lid.lshtm.ac.uk/apply/

 

Project: http://mrc-lid.lshtm.ac.uk/files/2019/10/Mostowy-Osborn-Pittman.pdf

November 3, 2019

Check out new preprint from the lab

In vivo control of Toxoplasma gondii by zebrafish macrophages

https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/828624v1

 

Bacterial ‘striptease’ evades antibiotics – BBC News
October 7, 2019

Bacterial ‘striptease’ evades antibiotics – BBC News

Happy to work with Katarzyna Mickiewicz and Jeff Errington at Newcastle University, innovative use of zebrafish to follow bacterial cell biology in vivo

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-49826085