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 to our honours students Akash and Bridget, and Congratulations Akash!

Welcome to our honours students Akash and Bridget, and Congratulations Akash!

Akash Ranasinghe and Bridget Mateyko will be joining the lab as honours students this fall. Welcome back! Congratulations Akash Ranasinghe on your receipt of a Jamie...

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‘Horrifying’ number of syphilis infections in Alberta reaching pre-antibiotic levels

‘Horrifying’ number of syphilis infections in Alberta reaching pre-antibiotic levels

The number of syphilis infections is skyrocketing across Alberta, reaching their highest levels in about 70 years. Link to CBC article below...

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Congratulations Dr. Simon Houston!

Congratulations Dr. Simon Houston!

Congratulations to our research associate Dr. Simon Houston for receiving the highly commended oral presentation award at the virtual STI  & HIV 2021 World...

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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, Chair...
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...
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...
Sean Waugh
Sean Waugh
Graduate Student
Sean’s research is focused on characterizing signal transduction pathways as well as transcriptomic and proteomic alterations in human brain...
Bridget Mateyko
Bridget Mateyko
Undergraduate: Honours
Bridget is a third-year Microbiology student at the University of Victoria and is currently a Co-op student at the Cameron Laboratory. Her project...