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Biographical entry Mackay, Ian Reay (1922 - )

22 March 1922
Medical scientist


Ian Mackay was Head of the Clinical Research Unit of the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research and the Royal Melbourne Hospital 1963-1987 and Assistant Physician 1955-1963.

Published resources


  • Anderson, Warwick and Mackay, Ian R., Intolerant bodies: a short history of autoimmunity, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2014, 241 pp. Details

Journal Articles

  • Anderson, Warwick and Hunter, Cecily, ''Wars have an overflow on everything': Interview with Ian R, MacKay and Patricia MacKay', Health and History, vol. 15, no. 1, 2013, pp. 104-17. Details
  • Anderson, Warwick and Mackay, Ian R., 'Fashioning the Immunological Self: the Biological Individuality of F. Macfarlane Burnet', Journal of the History of Biology, vol. 47, no. 1, 2014, pp. 147-75. Details
  • Mackay, I. R., 'The 'Burnet Era' of Immunology: Origins and Influence', Immunology and Cell Biology, vol. 69, no. 5, 1991, pp. 301-305. Details
  • Mackay, I. R., 'Burnet Oration: Auto-immunity, Paradigms of Burnet and Complexities of Today', Immunology and Cell Biology, vol. 70, 1992, pp. 159-171. Details
  • Roberts-Thomson, Peter J., Jackson, Michael W. and Gordon, Thomas P., 'A Seminal Monograph: Mackay and Burnet's Autoimmune Diseases', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 196, no. 1, 2012, pp. 74-6. Details

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