Dr Karl Hansford

Senior Research Officer

Institute for Molecular Bioscience
+61 7 334 62204



  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland


  • Tran, Thao Thanh, Mathmann, Carmen D., Gatica-Andrades, Marcela, Rollo, Rachel F., Oelker, Melanie, Ljungberg, Johanna K., Nguyen, Tam T. K., Zamoshnikova, Alina, Kummari, Lalith K., Wyer, Orry J. K., Irvine, Katharine M., Melo-Bolívar, Javier, Gross, Annette, Brown, Darren, Mak, Jeffrey Y. W., Fairlie, David P., Hansford, Karl A., Cooper, Matthew A., Giri, Rabina, Schreiber, Veronika, Joseph, Shannon R., Simpson, Fiona, Barnett, Timothy C., Johansson, Jörgen, Dankers, Wendy, Harris, James, Wells, Timothy J., Kapetanovic, Ronan, Sweet, Matthew J. ... Blumenthal, Antje (2022). Inhibition of the master regulator of Listeria monocytogenes virulence enables bacterial clearance from spacious replication vacuoles in infected macrophages. PLoS Pathogens, 18 (1) e1010166, e1010166. doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1010166

  • Powell, Matthew, Blaskovich, Mark A. T. and Hansford, Karl A. (2021). Targeted protein degradation: the new frontier of antimicrobial discovery?. ACS Infectious Diseases, 7 (8) acsinfecdis.1c00203, 2050-2067. doi: 10.1021/acsinfecdis.1c00203

  • Frolov, Nikita A., Fedoseeva, Ksenia A., Hansford, Karl A. and Vereshchagin, Anatoly N. (2021). Novel phenyl-based bis-quaternary ammonium compounds as broad-spectrum biocides. ChemMedChem, 16 (19) cmdc.202100284, 2954-2959. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.202100284

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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Hansford, Karl A., Ziora, Zyta M., Cooper, Matthew A. and Blaskovich, Mark A. T. (2020). Solid-phase synthesis of octapeptin lipopeptides. Peptide synthesis: methods and protocols. (pp. 199-213) edited by Waleed M. Hussein, Mariusz Skwarczynski and Istvan Toth. New York, NY United States: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-0716-0227-0_13

Journal Article

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision