Scott N. Mueller
  • Faculty, Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • Immunology


PhD in The University of Melbourne (Australia)

Current position

Associate Professor, The University of Melbourne
Australian Research Council (ARC) Future Fellow

Publications (since 2011)

  1. Bedoui, S., Heath, W. R. and Mueller, S. N. (2016). CD4(+) T-cell help amplifies innate signals for primary CD8(+) T-cell immunity. Immunol Rev 272(1): 52-64.

  2. Collins, N., Jiang, X., Zaid, A., Macleod, B. L., Li, J., Park, C. O., Haque, A., Bedoui, S., Heath, W. R., Mueller, S. N., Kupper, T. S., Gebhardt, T. and Carbone, F. R. (2016). Skin CD4(+) memory T cells exhibit combined cluster-mediated retention and equilibration with the circulation. Nat Commun 7: 11514.

  3. Mueller, S. N. and Mackay, L. K. (2016). Tissue-resident memory T cells: local specialists in immune defence. Nat Rev Immunol 16(2): 79-89.

  4. Rouse, B. T. and Mueller, S. N. (2016). Some vexations that challenge viral immunology. F1000Res 5.

  5. Hor, J. L., Whitney, P. G., Zaid, A., Brooks, A. G., Heath, W. R. and Mueller, S. N. (2015). Spatiotemporally Distinct Interactions with Dendritic Cell Subsets Facilitates CD4+ and CD8+ T Cell Activation to Localized Viral Infection. Immunity 43(3): 554-565.

  6. Kato, Y., Zaid, A., Davey, G. M., Mueller, S. N., Nutt, S. L., Zotos, D., Tarlinton, D. M., Shortman, K., Lahoud, M. H., Heath, W. R. and Caminschi, I. (2015). Targeting Antigen to Clec9A Primes Follicular Th Cell Memory Responses Capable of Robust Recall. J Immunol 195(3): 1006-1014.

  7. Zhang, Q., Dove, C. G., Hor, J. L., Murdock, H. M., Strauss-Albee, D. M., Garcia, J. A., Mandl, J. N., Grodick, R. A., Jing, H., Chandler-Brown, D. B., Lenardo, T. E., Crawford, G., Matthews, H. F., Freeman, A. F., Cornall, R. J., Germain, R. N., Mueller, S. N. and Su, H. C. (2014). DOCK8 regulates lymphocyte shape integrity for skin antiviral immunity. J Exp Med 211(13): 2549-2566.

  8. Mueller, S. N. (2014). Skin DCs cluster for efficient T cell activation. Nat Immunol 15(11): 1004-1005.

  9. Macleod, B. L., Bedoui, S., Hor, J. L., Mueller, S. N., Russell, T. A., Hollett, N. A., Heath, W. R., Tscharke, D. C., Brooks, A. G. and Gebhardt, T. (2014). Distinct APC subtypes drive spatially segregated CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell effector activity during skin infection with HSV-1. PLoS Pathog 10(8): e1004303.

  10. Zaid, A., Mackay, L. K., Rahimpour, A., Braun, A., Veldhoen, M., Carbone, F. R., Manton, J. H., Heath, W. R. and Mueller, S. N. (2014). Persistence of skin-resident memory T cells within an epidermal niche. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 111(14): 5307-5312.

  11. Mueller, S. N., Zaid, A. and Carbone, F. R. (2014). Tissue-resident T cells: dynamic players in skin immunity. Front Immunol 5: 332.

  12. Mackay, L. K., Rahimpour, A., Ma, J. Z., Collins, N., Stock, A. T., Hafon, M. L., Vega-Ramos, J., Lauzurica, P., Mueller, S. N., Stefanovic, T., Tscharke, D. C., Heath, W. R., Inouye, M., Carbone, F. R. and Gebhardt, T. (2013). The developmental pathway for CD103(+)CD8+ tissue-resident memory T cells of skin. Nat Immunol 14(12): 1294-1301.

  13. Chow, Z., Mueller, S. N., Deane, J. A. and Hickey, M. J. (2013). Dermal regulatory T cells display distinct migratory behavior that is modulated during adaptive and innate inflammation. J Immunol 191(6): 3049-3056.

  14. Mueller, S. N. (2013). Effector T-cell responses in non-lymphoid tissues: insights from in vivo imaging. Immunol Cell Biol 91(4): 290-296.

  15. Davey, G. M., Mueller, S. N., van Vliet, C., Gigowski, M., Zaid, A., Davies, B., Carbone, F. R. and Heath, W. R. (2013). Identification of a MHC I-restricted epitope of DsRed in C57BL/6 mice. Mol Immunol 53(4): 450-452.

  16. Mueller, S. N., Gebhardt, T., Carbone, F. R. and Heath, W. R. (2013). Memory T cell subsets, migration patterns, and tissue residence. Annu Rev Immunol 31: 137-161.

  17. Gebhardt, T., Mueller, S. N., Heath, W. R. and Carbone, F. R. (2013). Peripheral tissue surveillance and residency by memory T cells. Trends Immunol 34(1): 27-32.

  18. Heath, W. R. and Mueller, S. N. (2012). Hair follicles: gatekeepers to the epidermis. Nat Immunol 13(8): 715-717.

  19. Mackay, L. K., Stock, A. T., Ma, J. Z., Jones, C. M., Kent, S. J., Mueller, S. N., Heath, W. R., Carbone, F. R. and Gebhardt, T. (2012). Long-lived epithelial immunity by tissue-resident memory T (TRM) cells in the absence of persisting local antigen presentation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109(18): 7037-7042.

  20. Mackay, L. K., Wakim, L., van Vliet, C. J., Jones, C. M., Mueller, S. N., Bannard, O., Fearon, D. T., Heath, W. R. and Carbone, F. R. (2012). Maintenance of T cell function in the face of chronic antigen stimulation and repeated reactivation for a latent virus infection. J Immunol 188(5): 2173-2178.

  21. Hubert, F. X., Kinkel, S. A., Davey, G. M., Phipson, B., Mueller, S. N., Liston, A., Proietto, A. I., Cannon, P. Z., Forehan, S., Smyth, G. K., Wu, L., Goodnow, C. C., Carbone, F. R., Scott, H. S. and Heath, W. R. (2011). Aire regulates the transfer of antigen from mTECs to dendritic cells for induction of thymic tolerance. Blood 118(9): 2462-2472.

  22. Gebhardt, T., Whitney, P. G., Zaid, A., Mackay, L. K., Brooks, A. G., Heath, W. R., Carbone, F. R. and Mueller, S. N. (2011). Different patterns of peripheral migration by memory CD4+ and CD8+ T cells. Nature 477(7363): 216-219.

  23. Lahoud, M. H., Ahmet, F., Kitsoulis, S., Wan, S. S., Vremec, D., Lee, C. N., Phipson, B., Shi, W., Smyth, G. K., Lew, A. M., Kato, Y., Mueller, S. N., Davey, G. M., Heath, W. R., Shortman, K. and Caminschi, I. (2011). Targeting antigen to mouse dendritic cells via Clec9A induces potent CD4 T cell responses biased toward a follicular helper phenotype. J Immunol 187(2): 842-850.