Andrew Murphy

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    Melbourne, VIC 3004

Group Leader, Baker IDI

Doctor Andrew Murphy is Group Leader of the Haematopoiesis and Leukocyte Biology laboratory at the Baker IDI and holds a NHMRC Career Development Fellowship and a NHF Future Leader Fellowship. Dr. Murphy completed is PhD in 2008 in Prof Jaye Chin-Dusting’s laboratory at the Baker IDI and then did a postdoc in Prof. Alan Tall’s group at Columbia University. In 2013 he returned to Australia to begin his own group. His work largely focuses on how inflammatory diseases associated with cardiovascular disease cause the overproduction of innate immune cells and how this contributes to atherogenesis. He has published in leading journals including Nature Medicine, Cell Stem Cell, Cell Metabolism, Journal of Clinical Investigation and Circulation Research