Dr. Christine Bassila, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.


Postdoctoral Fellow


Christine joined the Trigatti Lab as a postdoctoral fellow back in July 2017. Following the completion of her Bachelor degree in Nutrition and Dietetics and her Master of Science in Sport Nutrition and Physiology at the Saint Joseph University in Lebanon, she was granted the Erasmus-Mundus scholarship to pursue her Ph.D. studies in Molecular Biology at the University of Lorraine in France.  

Outside of research, Christine enjoys working out in the gym, reading books, and travelling around the world. 

Research Focus:

Christine’s research focuses on investigating the protein-protein interactions implicated in scavenger receptor class B type 1 (SR-B1) mediated high density lipoprotein (HDL) signaling in macrophages.