Alliance Française contre les Maladies Parasitaires


Albisetti

Project Title : "Characterization of flagellar pocket collar proteins in Trypanosomes"

Project PI : Derrick ROBINSON Co-PI : Patrick Bastien

Thesis defense : 08/12/2016

Lab : Cytoskeleton biogenesis of Trypanosomes, MFP (Microbiologie Fondamentale et Pathogénicité), UMR5234 CNRS/Université de Bordeaux


Background :

  • Master’s Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland (2011-2013)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Bern, Switzerland (2008-2011)

Current position : Postdoctoral researcher at University of California, Berkeley, USA · Department of Molecular and Cell Biology

Publications :

Albisetti, A., C. Florimond, N. Landrein, K. Vidilaseris, M. Eggenspieler, J. Lesigang, G. Dong, D. R. Robinson and M. Bonhivers (2017). "Interaction between the flagellar pocket collar and the hook complex via a novel microtubule-binding protein in Trypanosoma brucei." PLoS Pathog [6.6] 13(11): e1006710. [Pubmed] [Link]

Florimond, C., A. Sahin, K. Vidilaseris, G. Dong, N. Landrein, D. Dacheux, A. Albisetti, E. H. Byard, M. Bonhivers and D. R. Robinson (2015). "BILBO1 is a scaffold protein of the flagellar pocket collar in the pathogen Trypanosoma brucei." PLoS Pathog [7.6] 11(3): e1004654. [Pubmed] [PDF]