Cameron Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology
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caroc@uvic.ca

RESEARCH

Spirochete Research

Understanding the mechanisms of pathogenesis of Treponema pallidum and Leptospira spp.

Vaccine Development

Translating basic research into novel vaccine candidates.

Diagnostics

Identification and production of new diagnostic antigens.

NEWS

Welcome Undergraduates – Fall 2019

Welcome Undergraduates – Fall 2019

The Cameron lab is thrilled to have Sean Waugh, Emily Tsao and Ethan Schovanek back as Honours students. We are also excited to welcome Nick Tang, our Work-Study...

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Syphilis outbreak in Winnipeg and Alberta getting worse!

Syphilis outbreak in Winnipeg and Alberta getting worse!

Health officials in Winnipeg and Alberta says syphilis is rising at alarming rates. Click on the CBC links attached below for more information...

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April 4, 2019: Caroline wins the Genome BC Award for Scientific Excellence from LifeSciences BC

April 4, 2019: Caroline wins the Genome BC Award for Scientific Excellence from LifeSciences BC

Caroline Cameron wins the Genome BC Award for Scientific Excellence from LifeSciences BC.

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From the Laboratory

Microscope Videos

Staff From Cameron Laboratory

Meet the Team

Caroline E. Cameron
Caroline E. Cameron
Ph.D.
Dr. Caroline Cameron is a Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at the University of Victoria in Victoria BC, Canada, and...
Simon Houston
Simon Houston
Ph.D., Research Associate
Simon is a Research Associate in the laboratory of Dr. Caroline Cameron in the Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at the University of...
Karen Lithgow
Karen Lithgow
Ph.D., Post Doc
Karen received her BSc in microbiology and immunology at the University of Alberta in 2012 and her PhD in Biochemistry & Microbiology from...
Alloysius Martin Gomez
Alloysius Martin Gomez
Laboratory Manager
Alloysius is originally from Malaysia and obtained his BSc from the University of Victoria. He has always been fascinated by STIs because of the...
Brigette Church
Brigette Church
Graduate Student
After 7 years as an acute care nurse Brigette went back to UVic to finish her microbiology degree and pursue her passion for studying infectious...