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Joanne Green

Scientific Technical Officer

Gordon & Jessie Gilmour Leukaemia Research Laboratory



  • Scientific Technical officer- Leukemia Laboratory
  • Scientific Technical officer- Immunology Laboratory
  • Scientific Technical officer – Epigenetics Laboratory
  • Animal Technician


2004 – 2005: Animal Attendant, Griffith University, Nathan Campus


  • Vu, T., Straube, J., Porter, A.H. et al. Hematopoietic stem and progenitor cell-restricted Cdx2 expression induces transformation to myelodysplasia and acute leukemia. Nat Commun 11, 3021 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-16840-2
  • Austin, R.J., Straube, J., Bruedigam, C. et al.Distinct effects of ruxolitinib and interferon-alpha on murine JAK2V617F myeloproliferative neoplasm hematopoietic stem cell populations. Leukemia (2019) doi:10.1038/s41375-019-0638-y https://doi.org/10.1038/s41375-019-0638-y
  • Jacquelin, S., Straube, J., Cooper, L., Vu, T., Song, A., Bywater, M., … Lane, S. W. (2018). Jak2V617F and Dnmt3a loss cooperate to induce myelofibrosis through activated enhancer-driven inflammation. Blood, 132(26), 2707–2721. https://doi.org/10.1182/blood-2018-04-846220
  • Daxinger, Lucia, Harten, Sarah K, Oey, Harald, Epp, Trevor, Isbel, Luke, Huang, Edward, … Whitelaw, Emma. (2013). ENU mutagenesis screen identifies novel and known genes involved in epigenetic processes in the mouse. Genome Biology, 14(9), R96. https://doi.org/10.1186/gb-2013-14-9-r96
  • Daxinger, L., Oey, H., Apedaile, A., Sutton, J., Ashe, A., & Whitelaw, E. (2012). A forward genetic screen identifies eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3, subunit H (eIF3h), as an enhancer of variegation in the mouse. G3 (Bethesda, Md.), 2(11), 1393–1396. https://doi.org/10.1534/g3.112.004036


  • ANZLAA State Scholarship recipient 2012 and ANZLAA Best Scientific Presentation 2012


  • Diploma of Laboratory Technology, 2011, Allan Bartlett Consulting
  • Certificate III in Animal Technology, 2006, Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
  • Certificate III in Companion Animal Industry Practices (Dog and Cat Husbandry), 2005, Brisbane North Institute of TAFE
  • Completed Year 12, 2003, Browns Plains State High School