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Saloni Saxena

PhD candidate

Name
S. Saxena
Telephone
+31 71 527 4950
E-mail
s.saxena@biology.leidenuniv.nl

My research is focused on the host-pathogen interplay during infection in Mycobacterium avium and comparing with better studied mycobacterial pathogens like M. tuberculosis and M. marinum. My work addresses two crucial processes in mycobacterial pathogenesis: the intracellular trafficking inside macrophages and the induction of macrophage cell death. These processes will be studied in vitro in mouse & human macrophages and in vivo in zebrafish larvae.

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Key publication

Saxena S, Spaink HP, Forn-CunĂ­ G. Drug Resistance in Nontuberculous Mycobacteria: Mechanisms and Models. Biology (Basel). 2021 Jan 29;10(2):96. doi: 10.3390/biology10020096. PMID: 33573039; PMCID: PMC7911849.

PhD candidate

  • Science
  • Instituut Biologie Leiden
  • IBL Animal Sciences

Work address

Gorlaeus Building
Einsteinweg 55
2333 CC Leiden
Room number GW3.29

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