Dr Nicholas Ariotti

Senior Research Fellow - GL

Institute for Molecular Bioscience



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours), The University of Queensland


  • Tirumala, Nireekshit Addanki, Redpath, Gregory Michael Ian, Skerhut, Sarah Viktoria, Dolai, Pritha, Kapoor-Kaushik, Natasha, Ariotti, Nicholas, Vijay Kumar, K. and Ananthanarayanan, Vaishnavi (2024). Single-molecule imaging of stochastic interactions that drive dynein activation and cargo movement in cells. Journal of Cell Biology, 223 (3). doi: 10.1083/jcb.202210026

  • Dickson, C. F., Hertel, S., Tuckwell, A. J., Li, N., Ruan, J., Al-Izzi, S. C., Ariotti, N., Sierecki, E., Gambin, Y., Morris, R. G., Towers, G. J., Böcking, T. and Jacques, D. A. (2024). The HIV capsid mimics karyopherin engagement of FG-nucleoporins. Nature. doi: 10.1038/s41586-023-06969-7

  • Hall, Thomas E., Ariotti, Nicholas, Lo, Harriet P., Rae, James, Ferguson, Charles, Martel, Nick, Lim, Ye-Wheen, Giacomotto, Jean and Parton, Robert G. (2023). Cell surface plasticity in response to shape change in the whole organism. Current Biology, 33 (19), 4276-4284.e4. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2023.08.068

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