skip to primary navigationskip to content

Dr. Stephen Dolan


I am a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Cambridge focused on microbial biochemistry and infection biology. I have a keen interest in both the mechanistic and regulatory aspects of virulence in opportunistic human pathogens.

Departments and Institutes

Department of Biochemistry:

Research Interests

Infection Biology, Biomarkers, Systems Biology, Metabolic Engineering

Key Publications

Dolan S.K, Bock, T., Hering, V., Jones, G.W, Blankenfeldt W., Doyle S. (2017) Structural, mechanistic and functional insight into gliotoxin bis-thiomethylation in Aspergillus fumigatus. Open Biology. doi: 10.1098/rsob.160292


Doyle, S., Jones, G.W, and Dolan S.K*. (2017) Dysregulated gliotoxin biosynthesis attenuates the production of unrelated metabolites in Aspergillus fumigatus. Fungal Biology. doi: 10.1016/j.funbio.2017.12.007.


Dolan, S. K., Owens, R. A., O’Keeffe, G., Hammel, S., Fitzpatrick, D. A, Jones, G. W., and Doyle, S. (2014) Regulation of Nonribosomal Peptide Synthesis: bis-Thiomethylation Attenuates Gliotoxin Biosynthesis in Aspergillus fumigatus. Cell Chemistry and Biology. 21, 999–1012. doi:10.1016/j.chembiol.2014.07.006

Join the SRI

If you would like to be listed as a member of the SRI, please contact the SRI Coordinators on and we will create a profile. We welcome researchers and students from all departments and external collaborators.

Stay in Touch

« March 2018 »