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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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Research Output 1981 2018

4 Citations

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Trypanosomiasis
Membrane Glycoproteins
Glycosylation
Antigenic Variation
Immunity
3 Citations

Cyclin-dependent kinase 12 is a drug target for visceral leishmaniasis

Wyllie, S., Thomas, M., Patterson, S., Crouch, S., De Rycker, M., Lowe, R., Gresham, S., Urbaniak, M. D., Otto, T. D., Stojanovski, L., Simeons, F. R. C., Manthri, S., MacLean, L. M., Zuccotto, F., Homeyer, N., Pflaumer, H., Boesche, M., Sastry, L., Connolly, P., Albrecht, S. & 12 othersBerriman, M., Drewes, G., Gray, D. W., Ghidelli-Disse, S., Dixon, S., Fiandor, J. M., Wyatt, P. G., Ferguson, M. A. J., Fairlamb, A. H., Miles, T. J., Read, K. D. & Gilbert, I. H., 25 Jul 2018, In : Nature. 560, 7717, p. 192-197 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Visceral Leishmaniasis
Cyclin-Dependent Kinases
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Toxicology
Parasites

Gluconeogenesis using glycerol as a substrate in bloodstream-form Trypanosoma brucei

Kovarova, J., Nagar, R., Correia Faria, J., Ferguson, M., Barrett, M. P. & Horn, D., 27 Dec 2018, In : PLoS Pathogens. 14, 12, p. 1-22 22 p., e1007475.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Trypanosoma brucei brucei
Gluconeogenesis
Glycerol
Trypanosomiasis
Monosaccharide Transport Proteins

N-glycan microheterogeneity regulates interactions of plasma proteins

Wu, D., Struwe, W. B., Harvey, D. J., Ferguson, M. A. J. & Robinson, C. V., Aug 2018, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 38, 6 p., 201807439.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Polysaccharides
Blood Proteins
Glycoproteins
Haptoglobins
Proteins
Leishmania donovani
Pharmacology
Parasites
Enzymes
Pharmaceutical Preparations

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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