University of Dundee

Dr Mattie Pawlowic

Principal Investigator, Lecturer
Wellcome Trust Biocentre L1 North [WTB1], Room 1L2-56
Full Telephone: 
+44 (0) 1382 381175, int ext 81175


  1. Pawlowic MC, Vinayak S, Sateriale A, Brooks CF, Striepen B. Generating and Maintaining Transgenic Cryptosporidium parvum Parasites. Curr Protoc Microbiol. 2017 Aug 11;46:20B.2.1-20B.2.32.
  2. Pawlowic MC, Hsu F-F, Moitra S, Biyani N, Zhang K (2016). Plasmenthlyethanolamine Synthesis in Leishmania major. Mol Microbiol. 2016 Jul;101(2):238-49.
  3. Vinayak, S.*, Pawlowic, M.C.*, Sateriale, A*, Brooks, C.F., Studstill, J.C., Bar-Peled, Y., Cipriano, M.J. and Striepen, B. (2015) Genetic modification of the diarrheal pathogen Cryptosporidium parvum. Nature 253:477-480 (*equal contribution). 
  4. Zhang O, Hsu F-F, Xu W, Pawlowic MC, Zhang K (2013). Sphingosine kinase A is a pleiotropic and essential enzyme for Leishmania survival and virulence. Molecular Microbiology 90(3): 489-501.
  5. Pawlowic MC and Zhang K (2012). Leishmania parasites possess a platelet-activating factor acetylhydrolase important for virulence. Mol Biochem Parasitol 186(1): 11-20.
  6. Zhang O, Wilson MC, et al. (2009). "Degradation of host sphingomyelin is essential for Leishmania virulence. PLoS Pathog 5(12) e1000692.