Professor Ian Henderson

Institute Director

Institute for Molecular Bioscience
+61 7 334 62115



  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours), University College Dublin
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Trinity College Dublin


  • Pillay, Roxanne, Mkhize-Kwitshana, Zilungile L., Horsnell, William G C, Icke, Christopher, Henderson, Ian, Selkirk, Murray E., Berkachy, Rita, Naidoo, Pragalathan, Niehaus, Abraham J., Singh, Ravesh, Cunningham, Adam F. and O'Shea, Matthew K. (2023). Excretory-secretory products from adult helminth Nippostrongylus brasiliensis have in vitro bactericidal activity. Journal of medical microbiology, 72 (11) 001762. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001762

  • Warner, Isabel A., Kok, Weine J., Martinelli, Nicole, Yang, Zihao, Goodall, Emily C. A. and Henderson, Ian (2023). Microbial primer: transposon directed insertion site sequencing (TraDIS): a high throughput method for linking genotype to phenotype. Microbiology, 169 (11) 001385. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.001385

  • Wlodzimierz, Piotr, Rabanal, Fernando A., Burns, Robin, Naish, Matthew, Primetis, Elias, Scott, Alison, Mandáková, Terezie, Gorringe, Nicola, Tock, Andrew J., Holland, Daniel, Fritschi, Katrin, Habring, Anette, Lanz, Christa, Patel, Christie, Schlegel, Theresa, Collenberg, Maximilian, Mielke, Miriam, Nordborg, Magnus, Roux, Fabrice, Shirsekar, Gautam, Alonso-Blanco, Carlos, Lysak, Martin A., Novikova, Polina Y., Bousios, Alexandros, Weigel, Detlef and Henderson, Ian R. (2023). Cycles of satellite and transposon evolution in Arabidopsis centromeres. Nature, 618 (7965), 557-565. doi: 10.1038/s41586-023-06062-z

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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • (2023) Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Hodges, Freya J., Torres, Von Vergel L., Cunningham, Adam F., Henderson, Ian R. and Icke, Christopher (2022). Redefining the bacterial Type I protein secretion system. Advances in microbial physiology. (pp. 1-50) San Diego, CA, United States: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/bs.ampbs.2022.10.003

  • Wells, Timothy J. and Henderson, Ian R. (2013). Type 1 and 5 secretion systems and associated toxins. Escherichia coli: pathotypes and principles of pathogenesis. (pp. 499-532) edited by Michael S. Donnenberg. Cambridge, MA, United States: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-397048-0.00016-4

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