Position:
Associate Professor
Division:
Neurology
Research Interests:

Immunology, Multiple Sclerosis, Neuroimmunology, Neurovirology

Education:
B.Sc. University of British Columbia, Biology
MD University of British Columbia
Recent Publications:
  • •Kastrukoff LF, Lau AS, Leung GY, Thomas EE: Detection of herpes simplex virus type I in mice developing brain demyelination.  Journal of Neurovirology (submitted for publication), 2009.
  • •Kastrukoff LF, Lau AS, Takei F, Smyth MJ, Jones CM, Clarke SRM, Carbone FR: Herpes simplex virus type 1 infection of the central nervous system is restricted in wild type but not Class I knock-out C57BL/6 mice. Journal of Virology (submitted for publication), 2009.
  • •Kastrukoff LF, Lau AS, Takei F, Smyth MJ, Jones CM, Clarke SRM, Carbone FR: Redundancy in the immune system of C57BL/6 mice restricts the spread of HSV-1 in the central nervous system (CNS) Virology 400:  248-258, 2010.