Ferguson, Michael

Professor Sir

  • United Kingdom

1981 …2022
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External positions

Deputy Chair of Board of Governors, Wellcome Trust

1 Jan 201231 Dec 2021

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Trypanosoma brucei brucei Medicine & Life Sciences
Glycosylphosphatidylinositols Medicine & Life Sciences
Anchors Chemical Compounds
Parasites Medicine & Life Sciences
Trypanosomiasis Medicine & Life Sciences
Biosynthesis Chemical Compounds
Membrane Glycoproteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Membranes Chemical Compounds

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Projects 2013 2022

Research Output 1981 2019

39 Downloads (Pure)

Organizational innovation for developing new medicines that target aging and age-related conditions

Ford, G. A., Lord, J. M., Ferguson, M. A. J., Bountra, C. & Le Couteur, D. G., 6 Mar 2019, In : The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. p. 1-4 4 p., glz062.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Leishmania donovani
Pharmacology
Parasites
Enzymes
Pharmaceutical Preparations
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Preclinical candidate for the treatment of visceral leishmaniasis that acts through proteasome inhibition

Wyllie, S., Brand, S., Thomas, M., De Rycker, M., Chung, C-W., Peña, I., Bingham, R., Bueren-Calabuig, J., Cantizani, J., Cebrian, D., Craggs, P. D., Ferguson, L., Goswami, P., Hobrath, J., Howe, J., Jeacock, L., Ko, E. J., Korczynska, J., MacLean, L., Manthri, S. & 29 othersSantos Martinez, M., Mata-Cantero, L., Moniz, S., Nuhs, A., Osuna-Cabello, M., Pinto, E., Riley, J., Robinson, S., Rowland, P., Simeons, F., Shishikura, Y., Spinks, D., Stojanovski, L., Thomas, J., Thompson, S., Viayna Gaza, E., Wall, R., Zuccotto, F., Horn, D., Ferguson, M., Fairlamb, A., Fiandor, J. M., Martín, J., Gray, D., Miles, T. J., Gilbert, I., Read, K., Marco, M. & Wyatt, P., 7 May 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 116, 19, p. 9318-9323 6 p., 201820175.

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Leishmania infantum
Visceral Leishmaniasis
Proteasome Endopeptidase Complex
Leishmania donovani
Parasites
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Reprogramming of Trypanosoma cruzi metabolism triggered by parasite interaction with the host cell extracellular matrix

Mattos, E. C., Canuto, G., Varón, N. C. M., Magalhães, R. D. M., Crozier, T. W. M., Lamont, D. J., Tavares, M. F. M., Colli, W., Ferguson, M. A. J. & Alves, M. J. M., 6 Feb 2019, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 13, 2, p. 1-27 27 p., e0007103.

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Host-Parasite Interactions
Trypanosoma cruzi
Extracellular Matrix
Phosphorylation
Parasites
6 Citations (Scopus)
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African trypanosomes evade immune clearance by O-glycosylation of the VSG surface coat

Pinger, J., Nešić, D., Ali, L., Aresta-Branco, F., Lilic, M., Chowdhury, S., Kim, H. S., Verdi, J., Raper, J., Ferguson, M. A. J., Papavasiliou, F. N. & Stebbins, C. E., Aug 2018, In : Nature Microbiology. 3, 8, p. 932-938 7 p.

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Trypanosomiasis
Membrane Glycoproteins
Glycosylation
Antigenic Variation
Immunity

Activities 1991 1999

  • 2 Participation in conference
  • 1 Public engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

668th Meeting of the Biochemical Society

Michael A. J. Ferguson (Participant)
8 Apr 1999

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

662nd Meeting of the Biochemical Society

Michael A. J. Ferguson (Participant)
20 Jul 199731 Jul 1997

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Glycosyl-phosphatidylinositol membrane anchors: the tale of a tail

Michael A. J. Ferguson (Lecturer)
18 Dec 1991

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

Press / Media

Thesis

Discovery and development of diagnostic biomarkers for human African trypanosomiasis

Author: Sullivan, L., 2012

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Discovery of Glyco-biomarkers for Diabetes and Complications in Diabetes

Author: Wu, D., 2015

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

Proteomic analysis of protein complexes and cell cycle regulation in Trypanosoma brucei

Author: Crozier, T. W. M., 2016

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor) & Lamond, A. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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Studies on fucosylation in Trypanosoma brucei

Author: Bandini, G., 2011

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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The Effects of Polysomal mRNA Association and Cap Methylation on Gene Expression in Trypanosoma brucei

Author: Kelner, A., 2014

Supervisor: Ferguson, M. (Supervisor) & Cowling, V. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy

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