Christopher Slape


Senior Research Fellow

About me

  • 1999-2002 PhD with Alex Dobrovic at the QEH at Adelaide Uni, studying chromosomal translocation breakpoints
  • 2003-2007 Postdoc with Peter Aplan at NCI, NIH, making and characterising mouse models of leukaemia
  • 2008-2012 Postdoc with David Curtis at the RMH/Melbourne Uni and then ACBD/Monash Uni, looking at apoptosis and epigenetics in myelodysplastic stem cells
  • 2013-2015 Working with Martin Lackmann at Monash Uni on EphA3 therapeutics


Anti-EphA3 therapeutics, EphA3 in haematopoiesis, adhesion proteins in leukaemia

Research fields

Leukaemia, Stem Cells, Myelodysplasia