Dr Slavica Vuckovic

Honorary Senior Fellow

Mater Research Institute-UQ
Faculty of Medicine



  • Vuckovic, Slavica, Bryant, Christian E., Lau, Ka Hei Aleks, Yang, Shihong, Favaloro, James, McGuire, Helen M., Clark, Georgina, de St. Groth, Barbara Fazekas, Marsh-Wakefield, Felix, Nassif, Najah, Abadir, Edward, Vanguru, Vinay, McCulloch, Derek, Brown, Christina, Larsen, Stephen, Dunkley, Scott, Khoo, Liane, Gibson, John, Boyle, Richard, Joshua, Douglas and Joy Ho, P. (2020). Inverse relationship between oligoclonal expanded CD69- TTE and CD69+ TTE cells in bone marrow of multiple myeloma patients. Blood Advances, 4 (19), 4593-4604. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2020002237

  • Cheong, Melody, Gartlan, Kate H., Lee, Jason S., Tey, Siok-Keen, Zhang, Ping, Kuns, Rachel D., Andoniou, Christopher E., Martins, Jose Paulo, Chang, Karshing, Sutton, Vivien R., Kelly, Greg, Varelias, Antiopi, Vuckovic, Slavica, Markey, Kate A., Boyle, Glen M., Smyth, Mark J., Engwerda, Christian R., MacDonald, Kelli P.A., Trapani, Joseph A., Degli-Esposti, Mariapia A., Koyama, Motoko and Hill, Geoffrey R. (2020). ASC modulates CTL cytotoxicity and transplant outcome independent of the inflammasome. Cancer Immunology Research, 8 (8), 1085-1098. doi: 10.1158/2326-6066.cir-19-0653

  • Wilkinson, Andrew N., Chang, Karshing, Kuns, Rachel D., Henden, Andrea S., Minnie, Simone A., Ensbey, Kathleen S., Clouston, Andrew D., Zhang, Ping, Koyama, Motoko, Hidalgo, Juan, Rose-John, Stefan, Varelias, Antiopi, Vuckovic, Slavica, Gartlan, Kate H. and Hill, Geoffrey R. (2019). IL-6 dysregulation originates in dendritic cells and initiates graft-versus-host disease via classical signaling. Blood, 134 (23), 2092-2106. doi: 10.1182/blood.2019000396

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Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Sanchez, Washington Yamandu, Jr., Wang, Ran, Wilkinson, Andrew, Khalil, Dalia, Hart, Derek N. J., Catley, Laurence and Vuckovic, Slavica (2011). Immunoregulation of Human Myeloid Dendritic Cells and Monocytes by Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor. 53rd Annual Meeting and Exposition of the American-Society-of-Hematology (ASH)/Symposium on the Basic Science of Hemostasis and Thrombosis, San Diego Ca, Dec 10-13, 2011.

  • Freeman, Lisa M., Petcu, Eugene, Smith, Robert, Salajegheh, Ali, Diamond, Peter, Zannettino, Andrew Christopher William, Evdokiou, Andreas, Luff, John, Khalil, Dalia, Vari, Frank, Catley, Lawrence, Hart, Derek and Vuckovic, Slavica (2008). Depletion of host CD122(+) cells facilitates widespread skeletal multiple myeloma engraftment in NOD/SCID recipients. 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology/ASH/ASCO Joint Symposium, San Francisco Ca, 06-09 December 2008. Washington, DC United States: American Society of Hematology.

  • Mckinlay, A, Radford, KJ, Gardiner, D, Khalil, D, Field, K, Burnell, F, Hart, DNJ and Vuckovic, S (2005). Human memory CD4(+) T cells maintained in the absence of antigen develop regulatory T cells capable of suppressing antibody responses. 35th Annual SCientific Meeting of the Australasian-Society-for-Immunology/14th International HLA and Immunogenetics Workshops, Melbourne Australia, Nov 29-Dec 02, 2005. OXFORD: BLACKWELL PUBLISHING.

  • Turtle, C. J., Radford, K. J., Allan, C. P., Kassianos, A., Kato, M., Vuckovic, S., MacDonald, K.J., Lopez, Jose A., Jackson, D. C., Wright, S., Taylor, K., Marlton, P., Gill, D., Hart, D. N. J. and Korngold, R. (2004). RNA-loading of CMRF-56 positive blood dendritic cells is a promising strategy for multiple myeloma immunotherapy. Tandem BMT 2004 Meeting, Orlando, Florida, U.S., 13-17 February 2004. CHARLOTTESVILLE: AMER SOC HEMATOLOGY. doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2003.12.081

  • Vuckovic, S., Kim, M., Khalil, D., McGee, A. M., Williams, N. I., Brown, L., Kelly, C., Rodwell, R., Wright, S., Taylor, K., Hill, G. and Hart, D. (2000). Dendritic cell analysis on G-CSF mobilised normals and patients. 2nd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand, Perth, Australia, July 2000. Sydney: Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand.

  • Florin, T. H., Vuckovic, S., Khalil, D., Brown, L. and Hart, D. N. J. (2000). Divergent expression of CMRF44 on blood dendritic cells of UC & CD patients & upregulation of CD40 & CD86. Australian Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hobart, Australia, October 2000. Melbourne: Blackwell Science.

  • Florin, T. H., Vuckovic, S., Patel, K., Webb, N. A., Hamilton, I., Hill, G.R. and Hart, D.N.J. (1999). Blood dendritic cell counts are reduced in some inflammatory bowel diseases. 41st annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), New Orleans, Louisiana, December, 1999. Washington, D.C.: American Society of Hematology.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision