Seth Masters-Lab team

Seth Masters-Lab team



Sophia Davidson, Postdoctoral Fellow, BBiomedSc(Hons) Newcastle PhD London

Key publication: 
Davidson S, McCabe TM, Crotta S, Gad HH, Hessel EM, Beinke S, Hartmann R, Wack A.IFNλ is a potent anti-influenza therapeutic without the inflammatory side effects of IFNα treatment. EMBO Mol Med. 2016 Sep 1;8(9):1099-112. PMID: 27520969

Katja Hrovat-Schaale, Postdoctoral Fellow, PhD University of Ljubljana

Elisabeth Mulazzani, Postdoctoral Fellow, MD PhD Medical University of Vienna

Annemarie Steiner, Postdoctoral Fellow, BSc Greifswald MSc Jena

Klara Kong, Research Assistant, BBms(Hons) MCRI

Pawat Laohamonthonkul, Research Assistant, BSc(Hons) Queensland

Brooke McDonald, Research Assistant, BSc Monash

June Sun, Research Assistant, BSc(Hons) UNSW

Cassandra Harapas, PhD Student, BSc(Hons) Melbourne

Anja Kopp, PhD Student, BSc Berlin

Thomas Reygaerts, PhD Student, MD Beligium

Sophie Collard, Masters Student, BSc Melbourne


Former lab members

Paul Baker Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Katherine Balka Current position: PhD student, Monash University

Dale Calleja Current position: PhD student, WEHI

Dominic de Nardo Current position: Group Leader, Monash University

Damian D’Silva Current position: Research Assistant, WEHI

Motti Gerlic Current position: Laboratory Head, Tel Aviv University

Jacob Jackson Current position: Research Assistant, WEHI

Man Lyang Kim Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, WEHI

Jonas Moecking Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Bonn

Fiona Moghaddas Current position: Immunology and Allergy Registrar, Royal Melbourne Hospital

Hazel Tye Current position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Hudson Institute

Alan Yu Current position: Laboratory Head, Florey Institute of Neuroscience



We collaborate with many external research groups, including: 

Professor Luke O’Neill, Trinity College Dublin; Drs Daniel Kastner, Ivona Aksentijevich and Raphaela Goldbach-Masnky, National Institutes of Health; Professors Eicke Latz and Matthias Geyer, University of Bonn; Dr Bruno Reversade, A*Star; Associate Professor Andrew Murphy, Baker IDI; Professor Mike Rogers, Garvan Institute; Associate Professor Richard Ferrero, Monash University; Drs Kate Schroder and Kate Stacey, University of Queensland

Super Content: 
Two researchers in a laboratory

Researchers have uncovered clues in the immune system that reveal how the balance of ‘good’ gut bacteria is maintained.

The information could help in the prevention and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).