Professor Scott Burrows

Honorary Professor

School of Clinical Medicine
Faculty of Medicine



  • Pender, Michael P., Csurhes, Peter A., Burrows, Jacqueline M. and Burrows, Scott R. (2017) Defective T-cell control of Epstein-Barr virus infection in multiple sclerosis. Clinical & Translational Immunology, 6 1: 1-17. doi:10.1038/cti.2016.87

  • Neller, Michelle A., Ladell, Kristin, McLaren, James E., Matthews, Katherine K., Gostick, Emma, Pentier, Johanne M., Dolton, Garry, Schauenburg, Andrea J. A., Koning, Dan, Fontaine Costa, Ana Isabel C. A., Watkins, Thomas S., Venturi, Vanessa, Smith, Corey, Khanna, Rajiv, Miners, Kelly, Clement, Mathew, Wooldridge, Linda, Cole, David K., Van Baarle, Debbie, Sewell, Andrew K., Burrows, Scott R., Price, David A. and Miles, John J. (2015) Naive CD8+ T-cell precursors display structured TCR repertoires and composite antigen-driven selection dynamics. Immunology and Cell Biology, 93 7: 625-633. doi:10.1038/icb.2015.17

  • Rist, Melissa J., Hibbert, Kelly M., Croft, Nathan P., Smith, Corey, Neller, Michelle A., Burrows, Jacqueline M., Miles, John J., Purcell, Anthony W., Rossjohn, Jamie, Gras, Stephanie and Burrows, Scott R. (2015) T cell cross-reactivity between a highly immunogenic EBV epitope and a self-peptide naturally presented by HLA-B∗18:01+ cells. Journal of Immunology, 194 10: 4668-4675. doi:10.4049/jimmunol.1500233

View all Publications


View all Grants


Book Chapter

  • Moss, D. J., Burrows, S. R. and Khanna, R. (2007). Immunobiology and host response. In A. M. Arvin, G. Campadelli-Fiume, E. Mocarski, P. S. Moore, B. Roizman, R. Whitley and K. Yamanishi (Ed.), Human Herpesviruses: Biology, Therapy, and Immunoprophylaxis (pp. 904-914) Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

  • Burrows, Scott R. and Hislop, A. D. (2006). The immune response to Epstein-Barr virus. In Tselis, A.C. and Jenson, H.B. (Ed.), Epstein-Barr Virus (pp. 79-97) New York: Informa Healthcare.

  • Moss, Denis J., Burrows, Scott R. and Khanna, Rajiv (2005). Developing vaccines against EBV-associated diseases. In Erle S. Robertson (Ed.), Epstein-Barr Virus (pp. 651-667) Wymondham, England: Caister Academic Press.

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Pender, Michael, Csurhes, Peter and Burrows, Scott (2015). Impaired T cell control of Epstein-Barr virus infection in multiple sclerosis. In: MS Research Australia Progress in MS Research Conference, Melbourne, Australia, (NP8-NP8). Oct 29-30, 2015. doi:10.1177/1352458515616527

  • Brennan, Rebekah M., Burrows, Jacqueline M., Bell, Melissa J., Lenarczyk, Aleksandra, Csurhes, Peter A., Pender, Michael. and Burrows, Scott R. (2008). Infection with specific strains of Epstein-Barr virus are a risk factor for multiple sclerosis. In: Abstracts. Joint World Congress on Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis: 13th Annnual Meeting of the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis / 24th Congress of the European Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis / 5th Congress of the Latin American Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, Montréal, QC, Canada, (S60-S60). 17-20 September 2008. doi:10.1177/1352458508096399

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision