Dr Lendl Tan

Research Officer

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
Faculty of Science
+61 7 336 51892


Research Interests

  • Bacterial Pathogenesis
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Microbiology


  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science with Honours Class 1, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland


  • Serafini, Agnese, Tan, Lendl, Horswell, Stuart, Howell, Steven, Greenwood, Daniel J., Hunt, Deborah M., Phan, Minh-Duy, Schembri, Mark, Monteleone, Mercedes, Montague, Christine R., Britton, Warwick, Garza-Garcia, Acely, Snijders, Ambrosius P., VanderVen, Brian, Gutierrez, Maximiliano G., West, Nicholas P. and de Carvalho, Luiz Pedro S. (2019). Mycobacterium tuberculosis requires glyoxylate shunt and reverse methylcitrate cycle for lactate and pyruvate metabolism. Molecular Microbiology, 112 (4) mmi.14362, 1284-1307. doi: 10.1111/mmi.14362

  • Paxman, Jason J., Lo, Alvin W., Sullivan, Matthew J., Panjikar, Santosh, Kuiper, Michael, Whitten, Andrew E., Wang, Geqing, Luan, Chi-Hao, Moriel, Danilo G., Tan, Lendl, Peters, Kate M., Phan, Minh-Duy, Gee, Christine L., Ulett, Glen C., Schembri, Mark A. and Heras, Begoña (2019). Unique structural features of a bacterial autotransporter adhesin suggest mechanisms for interaction with host macromolecules. Nature Communications, 10 (1) 1967, 1967. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-09814-6

  • Jarrad, Angie M., Ang, Chee Wei, Debnath, Anjan, Hahn, Hye Jee, Woods, Kyra, Tan, Lendl, Sykes, Melissa L., Jones, Amy J., Pelingon, Ruby, Butler, Mark S., Avery, Vicky M., West, Nicholas P., Karoli, Tomislav, Blaskovich, Mark A. T. and Cooper, Matthew A. (2018). Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of 2-nitroimidazopyrazin-one/-es with antitubercular and antiparasitic activity. Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, 61 (24) acs.jmedchem.8b01578, 11349-11371. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.8b01578

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  • Doctor Philosophy

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Journal Article

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor