Postal addressDepartment of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine Norwegian University of Science and Technology Postboks 8905 7491 Trondheim Norway
- General microbiology
- Genetics and genomics
- Medical technology
- Molecular biology
- Molecular genetics
- Molecular immunology
- Bacterial Infections
Background and activities
By understanding bacterial infections from the microbe’s point of view we want to identify new potential drug targets. In particular understanding tuberculosis.
Member of Centre of Molecular Inflammation Research (CEMIR): http://www.ntnu.edu/cemir
2012- Researcher, Centre of Molecular Inflammation Research/Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine,Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Norway
2012-2014 Board Member, Board of Directors of NTNU, representing temporary scientific staff
2010-2011 Research Fellow, Department of Immunology and Infectious Diseases, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
2006-2010 Post doc, Department of Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, NTNU, Norway
2006 Dr. Ing. in Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, NTNU, Norway
2001 Cand. Scient in Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, NTNU, Norway
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2014) Mycobacterial Esx-3 Requires Multiple Components for Iron Acquisition. mBio. volum 5 (3).
- (2013) Dynamics of immune effector mechanisms during infection with Mycobacterium aviumin C57BL/6 mice. Immunology. volum 140 (2).
- (2010) Intracellular Mycobacterium avium Intersect Transferrin in the Rab11(+) Recycling Endocytic Pathway and Avoid Lipocalin 2 Trafficking to the Lysosomal Pathway. Journal of Infectious Diseases. volum 201 (5).
- (2008) The Azotobacter vinelandii AlgE mannuronan C-5-epimerase family is essential for the in vivo control of alginate monomer composition and for functional cyst formation. Environmental Microbiology. volum 10 (7).
- (2008) The Acinetobacter sp chnB promoter together with its cognate positive regulator ChnR is an attractive new candidate for metabolic engineering applications in bacteria. Metabolic engineering. volum 10 (2).
- (2006) Identification and characterization of an Azotobacter vinelandii type I secretion system responsible for export of the AlgE-Type mannuronan C-5-epimerases. Journal of Bacteriology. volum 188 (15).
- (2006) The Azotobacter vinelandii mannuronan C5-epimerases: their biological functions and new tools useful for their future in vivo biotechnological application. 2006. ISBN 82-471-7775-7.
- (2001) Epimerisering av alginat kan være knyttet til ekstrakromosomalt DNA i Azotobacter chroococcum. 2001.