A/Prof Denese C. Marks
Research Program Leader
Denese’s work improves blood component quality and safety for the whole journey of blood, from collection through to processing, storage and transfusion. Part of this work involves developing novel blood products (like platelet lysate and frozen blood components).
Denese has published over 65 peer reviewed papers during her time at Lifeblood, and she enjoys making an active contribution to the blood research sector in Australia and overseas.
- Australian and New Zealand Society of Blood Transfusion (ANZSBT) grant
- Defence Health Foundation grant
- Australia and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists grant
- Executive committee of ISBT Cellular Therapies Working Party
- Vox Sanguinis section editor for Blood Component Collection and Processing
- Regional Director, The ISBT Board of Regional Directors, Western Pacific Region
- Guest Editor, Special Edition on Blood component quality and safety — Journal of Blood Transfusion
- Full scientific Member of the BEST Collaborative Conventional Components Team
- Reviewer for journals including Transfusion, Vox Sanguinis, Platelets, Journal of Transfusion and Apheresis Science, and Journal of Proteomics
- Abstract reviewer for ISBT and AABB conference submissions
* This research was completed prior to starting with Lifeblood