Publications

Faster growth with shorter antigens can explain a VSG hierarchy during African trypanosome infections: a feint attack by parasites.

Liu D, Albergante L, Newman TJ, Horn D. Sci Rep [Internet]. 2018;8(1). The parasitic African trypanosome, Trypanosoma brucei, evades the..

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Development of Trypanosoma cruzi in vitro assays to identify compounds suitable for progression in Chagas’ disease drug discovery.

MacLean LM, Thomas J, Lewis MD, Cotillo I, Gray DW, De Rycker M. PLoS Negl Trop Dis [Internet]. 2018;12(7):e0006612. Chagas’..

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Melarsoprol Resistance in African Trypanosomiasis

Fairlamb Alan H, Horn David Trends Parasitology Volume 34, Issue 6, June 2018, Pages 481-492 Arsenical monotherapies were previously very..

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Identification of Morpholino Thiophenes as Novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis Inhibitors, Targeting QcrB

Cleghorn LAT, Ray PC, Odingo J, Kumar A, Wescott H, Korkegian A, et al. J Med Chem. 2018;61(15):6592–608. With the..

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Current and Future Prospects of Nitro-compounds as Drugs for Trypanosomiasis and Leishmaniasis

Fairlamb, Alan H and Patterson S. Current Medicinal Chemistry 25, 1–20, 2018 Interest in nitroheterocyclic drugs for the treatment of..

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Evolutionary origins and specialisation of membrane transport.

Dacks Joel B, Field Mark C. Curr Opin Cell Biol. 2018;53:70–6. From unicellular protists to the largest megafauna and flora, all eukaryotes depend upon..

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Inducible high-efficiency CRISPR-Cas9-targeted gene editing and precision base editing in African trypanosomes.

Rico E, Jeacock L, Kovářová J, Horn D. Scientific Reports. 2018;8(1):7960. The Cas9 endonuclease can be programmed by guide RNA..

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Characterisation of a putative glutamate 5-kinase from Leishmania donovani.

Sienkiewicz N, Ong HB, Fairlamb AH. FEBS J. 2018;285(14):2662–78. Previous metabolic studies have demonstrated that leishmania parasites are able to..

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Generation of Polar Semi-Saturated Bicyclic Pyrazoles for Fragment-Based Drug-Discovery Campaigns.

Luise N, Wyatt PG Chem - A Eur J. 2018;24(41):10443–51 Synthesising polar semi‐saturated bicyclic heterocycles can lead to better starting..

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Proteomic analysis of the cell cycle of procylic form Trypanosoma brucei.

Crozier TWM, Tinti M, Wheeler RJ, Ly T, Ferguson MAJ, Lamond AI. Mol Cell Proteomics  [Internet]. 2018 Mar 19; We..

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