Dr Lez Burke

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Greenslopes Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine



  • Bachelor of Science, The University of Queensland
  • PhD, The University of Queensland
  • Bachelor of Science(Hons), The University of Queensland


  • Crawford, Darrell H.G., Ross, Diana G.F., Jaskowski, Lesley-Anne, Burke, Leslie J., Britton, Laurence J., Musgrave, Nick, Briskey, David, Rishi, Gautam, Bridle, Kim R. and Subramaniam, V. Nathan (2021). Iron depletion attenuates steatosis in a mouse model of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease: Role of iron-dependent pathways. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Molecular Basis of Disease, 1867 (7) 166142, 166142. doi: 10.1016/j.bbadis.2021.166142

  • Ruan, Qi, Wang, Haolu, Burke, Leslie J., Bridle, Kim R., Li, Xinxing, Zhao, Chun-Xia, Crawford, Darrell H. G., Roberts, Michael S. and Liang, Xiaowen (2020). Therapeutic modulators of hepatic stellate cells for hepatocellular carcinoma. International Journal of Cancer, 147 (6) ijc.32899, 1519-1527. doi: 10.1002/ijc.32899

  • Wang, Haolu, Burke, Leslie J., Patel, Jatin, Tse, Brian W.C., Bridle, Kim R., Cogger, Victoria C., Li, Xinxing, Liu, Xin, Yang, Haotian, Crawford, Darrell H. G., Roberts, Michael S., Gao, Wenchao and Liang, Xiaowen (2020). Imaging-based vascular-related biomarkers for early detection of acetaminophen-induced liver injury. Theranostics, 10 (15), 6715-6727. doi: 10.7150/thno.44900

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  • (2010) Doctor Philosophy

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  • (2010) Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor