Torrie, Leah

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  • 752 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
20092020

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  • 752 Citations
  • 13 h-Index
  • 22 Article
  • 2 Book/Film/Article review
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A Lack of premature termination codon read-through efficacy of PTC124 (Ataluren) in a diverse array of reporter assays

McElroy, S. P., Nomura, T., Torrie, L. S., Warbrick, E., Gartner, U., Wood, G. & McLean, W. H. I., 2013, In : PLoS Biology. 11, 6, e1001593.

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82 Citations (Scopus)

Allosteric competitive inhibitors of the glucose-1-phosphate Thymidylyltransferase (RmlA) from  seudomonas aeruginosa

Alphey, M. S., Pirrie, L., Torrie, L. S., Boulkeroua, W. A., Gardiner, M., Sarkar, A., Maringer, M., Oehlmann, W., Brenk, R., Scherman, M. S., McNeil, M., Rejzek, M., Field, R. A., Singh, M., Gray, D., Westwood, N. J. & Naismith, J. H., 2012, In : ACS Chemical Biology.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

A Molecular Hybridization Approach for the Design of Potent, Highly Selective, and Brain-Penetrant N-Myristoyltransferase Inhibitors

Harrison, J. R., Brand, S., Smith, V., Robinson, D. A., Thompson, S., Smith, A., Davies, K., Mok, N., Torrie, L. S., Collie, I., Hallyburton, I., Norval, S., Simeons, F. R. C., Stojanovski, L., Frearson, J. A., Brenk, R., Wyatt, P. G., Gilbert, I. H. & Read, K. D., 12 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 61, 18, p. 8374–8389 16 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)
167 Downloads (Pure)

Biochemical and genetic characterization of Trypanosoma cruzi N-myristoyltransferase

Roberts, A. J., Torrie, L. S., Wyllie, S. & Fairlamb, A. H., 15 Apr 2014, In : Biochemical Journal. 459, 2, p. 323-332 10 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
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Burkholderia pseudomallei D-alanine-D-alanine ligase: detailed characterisation and assessment of a potential antibiotic drug target

Díaz‐Sáez, L., Torrie, L. S., McElroy, S. P., Gray, D. & Hunter, W. M., 18 Nov 2019, In : FEBS Journal. 286, 22, p. 4509-4524 16 p.

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Chemical Validation of Methionyl tRNA Synthetase (MetRS) as a Druggable Target in Leishmania donovani

Torrie, L., Brand, S., Robinson, D., Ko, E. J., Stojanovski, L., Simeons, F. R. C., Wyllie, S., Thomas, J., Ellis, L., Osuna-Cabello, M., Epemolu, R., Nuehs, A., Riley, J., MacLean, L., Manthri, S., Read, K., Gilbert, I., Fairlamb, A. & De Rycker, M., Oct 2017, In : ACS Infectious Diseases. 3, 10, p. 718-727 10 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Chemical Validation of Trypanothione Synthetase a potential drug targer for human trypanosomiasis

Torrie, L. S., Wyllie, S., Spinks, D., Oza, S. L., Thompson, S., Harrison, J. R., Gilbert, I. H., Wyatt, P. G., Fairlamb, A. H. & Frearson, J. A., 25 Dec 2009, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 284, 52, p. 36137-36145 9 p.

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53 Citations (Scopus)
30 Citations (Scopus)
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Design and Synthesis of Brain Penetrant Trypanocidal N-Myristoyltransferase Inhibitors

Bayliss, T., Robinson, D., Smith, V., Brand, S., McElroy, S., Torrie, L., Mpamhanga, C., Norval, S., Stojanovski, L., Brenk, R., Frearson, J., Read, K., Gilbert, I. & Wyatt, P., 14 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 60, 23, p. 9790-9806 17 p.

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Development of small-molecule Trypanosoma brucei N-myristoyltransferase inhibitors: discovery and optimisation of a novel binding mode

Spinks, D., Smith, V., Thompson, S., Robinson, D. A., Luksch, T., Smith, A., Torrie, L. S., McElroy, S., Stojanovski, L., Norval, S., Collie, I. T., Hallyburton, I., Rao, B., Brand, S., Brenk, R., Frearson, J. A., Read, K. D., Wyatt, P. G. & Gilbert, I. H., Nov 2015, In : ChemMedChem. 10, 11, p. 1821-1836 16 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

Discovery of an Allosteric Binding Site in Kinetoplastid Methionyl-tRNA Synthetase

Torrie, L. S., Robinson, D. A., Thomas, M. G., Hobrath, J. V., Shepherd, S. M., Post, J. M., Ko, E. J., Ferreira, R. A., Mackenzie, C. J., Wrobel, K., Edwards, D. P., Gilbert, I. H., Gray, D. W., Fairlamb, A. H. & De Rycker, M., 8 May 2020, In : ACS Infectious Diseases. 6, 5, p. 1044-1057 14 p.

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Discovery of a Novel Class of Orally Active Trypanocidal N-Myristoyltransferase Inhibitors

Brand, S., Cleghorn, L. A. T., McElroy, S. P., Robinson, D. A., Smith, V. C., Hallyburton, I., Harrison, J. R., Norcross, N. R., Spinks, D., Bayliss, T., Norval, S., Stojanovski, L., Torrie, L. S., Frearson, J. A., Brenk, R., Fairlamb, A. H., Ferguson, M. A. J., Read, K. D., Wyatt, P. G. & Gilbert, I. H., 12 Jan 2012, In : Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 55, 1, p. 140-152 13 p.

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Identification of inhibitors of an unconventional Trypanosoma brucei kinetochore kinase

Torrie, L., Zuccotto, F., Robinson, D., Gray, D., Gilbert, I. & De Rycker, M., 31 May 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 5, p. 1-16 16 p., e0217828.

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Identification of Inhibitors of the Leishmania cdc2-Related Protein Kinase CRK3

Cleghorn, L. A. T., Woodland, A., Collie, I. T., Torrie, L. S., Norcross, N., Luksch, T., Mpamhanga, C., Walker, R. G., Mottram, J. C., Brenk, R., Frearson, J. A., Gilbert, I. H. & Wyatt, P. G., 9 Dec 2011, In : ChemMedChem. 6, 12, p. 2214-2224 11 p.

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37 Citations (Scopus)
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Identification of Novel Trypanosoma cruzi Proteasome Inhibitors Using a Luminescence-Based High-Throughput Screening Assay

Zmuda, F., Sastry, L., Shepherd, S. M., Jones, D., Scott, A., Craggs, P. D., Cortes, A., Gray, D. W., Torrie, L. S. & De Rycker, M., Sep 2019, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 63, 9, p. 1-15 15 p., e00309-19.

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IspE inhibitors identified by a combination of in silico and in vitro high-throughput screening

Tidten-Luksch, N., Grimaldi, R., Torrie, L. S., Frearson, J. A., Hunter, W. N. & Brenk, R., 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 4, p. - 16 p., e35792.

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16 Citations (Scopus)
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Lysyl-tRNA synthetase as a drug target in malaria and cryptosporidiosis

Baragaña, B., Forte, B., Choi, R., Nakazawa Hewitt, S., Bueren-Calabuig, J. A., Pisco, J. P., Peet, C., Dranow, D. M., Robinson, D. A., Jansen, C., Norcross, N. R., Vinayak, S., Anderson, M., Brooks, C. F., Cooper, C. A., Damerow, S., Delves, M., Dowers, K., Duffy, J., Edwards, T. E. & 57 others, Hallyburton, I., Horst, B. G., Hulverson, M. A., Ferguson, L., Jiménez-Díaz, M. B., Jumani, R. S., Lorimer, D. D., Love, M. S., Maher, S., Matthews, H., McNamara, C. W., Miller, P., O'Neill, S., Ojo, K. K., Osuna-Cabello, M., Pinto, E., Post, J., Riley, J., Rottmann, M., Sanz, L. M., Scullion, P., Sharma, A., Shepherd, S. M., Shishikura, Y., Simeons, F. R. C., Stebbins, E. E., Stojanovski, L., Straschil, U., Tamaki, F. K., Tamjar, J., Torrie, L. S., Vantaux, A., Witkowski, B., Wittlin, S., Yogavel, M., Zuccotto, F., Angulo-Barturen, I., Sinden, R., Baum, J., Gamo, F-J., Mäser, P., Kyle, D. E., Winzeler, E. A., Myler, P. J., Wyatt, P. G., Floyd, D., Matthews, D., Sharma, A., Striepen, B., Huston, C. D., Gray, D. W., Fairlamb, A. H., Pisliakov, A. V., Walpole, C., Read, K. D., Van Voorhis, W. C. & Gilbert, I. H., 2 Apr 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116, 14, p. 7015-7020 6 p.

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N-myristoyltransferase inhibitors as new leads to treat sleeping sickness

Frearson, J. A., Brand, S., McElroy, S. P., Cleghorn, L. A. T., Smid, O., Stojanovski, L., Price, H. P., Guther, M. L. S., Torrie, L. S., Robinson, D. A., Hallyburton, I., Mpamhanga, C. P., Brannigan, J. A., Wilkinson, A. J., Hodgkinson, M., Hui, R., Qiu, W., Raimi, O. G., van Aalten, D. M. F., Brenk, R. & 6 others, Gilbert, I. H., Read, K. D., Fairlamb, A. H., Ferguson, M. A. J., Smith, D. F. & Wyatt, P. G., 1 Apr 2010, In : Nature. 464, 7289, p. 728-732 7 p.

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184 Citations (Scopus)

N-myristoyltransferase is a cell wall target in Aspergillus fumigatus

Fang, W., Robinson, D. A., Raimi, O. G., Blair, D. E., Harrison, J. R., Lockhart, D. E. A., Torrie, L. S., Ruda, G. F., Wyatt, P. G., Gilbert, I. H. & van Aalten, D. M. F., 19 Jun 2015, In : ACS Chemical Biology. 10, 6, p. 1425-1434 10 p.

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Trypanosoma cruzi phosphomannomutase and guanosine diphosphate-mannose pyrophosphorylase ligandability assessment

Zmuda, F., Shepherd, S. M., Ferguson, M. A. J., Gray, D. W., Torrie, L. S. & De Rycker, M., Oct 2019, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 63, 10, p. 1-11 11 p., e01082-19.

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