Marte Singsås Dragset

Postdoktor Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine
+47 72821201 +47 48266582
Olav Kyrres gate 10, Kunnskapssenteret * 424.04.028

Background and activities

Areas of speciality/Fields of responsibilityDuring my time as a ph.d student (2008 - 2012) I will study mycobacteria with emphasis on the interaction between the mycobacterium and its host:


- Identify and study genes involved in the mechanism of mycobacterial intracellular survival in macrophages.

- Generate new and improved tools for recombinant protein expression in mycobacteria.

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

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Majumdar, Gaurav; Mbau, Rendani; Singh, Vinayak; Warner, Digby; Dragset, Marte Singsås; Mukherjee, Raju. (2016) Genome-Wide Transposon Mutagenesis in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium smegmatis. In Vitro Mutagenesis.


  • Dragset, Marte Singsås. (2013) Riding the Ferrous Wheel: Identification and Study of Genes Involved in Mycobacterial Iron Aquisition. 2013. ISBN 978-82-471-4836-5.