Dr Elmarie Myburgh

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Parasitology)

telephone: 0141 3308117
email: Elmarie.Myburgh@glasgow.ac.uk

Grants

Grants and Awards listed are those received whilst working with the University of Glasgow.

  • CiC: Validation of protein kinase inhibitors as lead compounds for Human African Trypanosomiasis drug discovery
    Medical Research Council
    2015 - 2015
     
  • In vivo screening resource to support drug development in parasitic disease
    Wellcome Trust
    2015 - 2017
     
  • Illuminating the darkness: exploiting IVIS imaging technology
    Gates Foundation
    2014 - 2015
     

Publications

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Jump to: 2015 | 2013 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008 | 2007
Number of items: 10.

2015

Coles, J. A., Myburgh, E., Ritchie, R., Hamilton, A., Rodgers, J., Mottram, J. C., Barrett, M. P., and Brewer, J. M. (2015) Intravital imaging of a massive lymphocyte response in the cortical dura of mice after peripheral infection by trypanosomes. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9(4), e0003714. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003714) (PMID:25881126) (PMCID:PMC4400075)

2013

MacLean, L., Myburgh, E., Rodgers, J., and Price, H.P. (2013) Imaging African trypanosomes. Parasite Immunology, 35(9-10), pp. 283-294. (doi:10.1111/pim.12046)

McLatchie, A.P., Burrell-Saward, H., Myburgh, E., Lewis, M.D., Ward, T.H., Mottram, J.C., Croft, S.L., Kelly, J.M., and Taylor, M.C. (2013) Highly sensitive in vivo imaging of Trypanosoma brucei expressing “red-shifted” luciferase. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(11), e2571. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002571)

Myburgh, E., Coles, J.A., Ritchie, R., Kennedy, P.G.E., McLatchie, A., Rodgers, J., Taylor, M., Barrett, M., Brewer, J., and Mottram, J.C. (2013) In vivo imaging of trypanosome-brain interactions and development of a rapid screening test for drugs against CNS stage trypanosomiasis. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(8), e2384. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002384)

Myburgh, E., Coombs, G.H., and Mottram, J.C. (2013) Leishmania CPA, CPB and CPC cysteine proteases. In: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes. Academic Press, pp. 1923-1928. ISBN 9780123822192 (doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-382219-2.00439-7)

2011

Horsnell, W.G.C. et al. (2011) IL-4Rα-responsive smooth muscle cells contribute to initiation of TH2 immunity and pulmonary pathology in Nippostrongylus brasiliensis infections. Mucosal Immunology, 4(1), pp. 83-92. (doi:10.1038/mi.2010.46)

2010

Millington, O.R., Myburgh, E., Mottram, J.C., and Alexander, J. (2010) Imaging of the host/parasite interplay in cutaneous leishmaniasis. Experimental Parasitology, 126(3), pp. 310-317. (doi:10.1016/j.exppara.2010.05.014)

2008

Mearns, H., Horsnell, W.G.C., Hoving, J.C., Dewals, B., Cutler, A.J., Kirstein, F., Myburgh, E., Arendse, B., and Brombacher, F. (2008) Interleukin-4-Promoted T Helper 2 Responses enhance nippostrongylus brasiliensis-induced pulmonary pathology. Infection and Immunity, 76(12), pp. 5535-5542. (doi:10.1128/IAI.00210-08)

Myburgh, E., Horsnell, W. G.C., Cutler, A. J., Arendse, B., Kubo, M., and Brombacher, F. (2008) Murine IL-4 is able to signal via chimeric human IL-4Rα/mouse γ-chain receptor. Molecular Immunology, 45(5), pp. 1327-1336. (doi:10.1016/j.molimm.2007.09.009)

2007

Horsnell, W. G.C., Cutler, A. J., Hoving, C. J., Mearns, H., Myburgh, E., Arendse, B., Finkelman, F. D., Owens, G. K., Erle, D., and Brombacher, F. (2007) Delayed goblet cell hyperplasia, acetylcholine receptor expression, and worm expulsion in SMC-specific IL-4Rα–deficient mice. PLoS Pathogens, 3(1), e1. (doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.0030001)

This list was generated on Fri Aug 28 15:40:55 2015 BST.
Number of items: 10.

Articles

Coles, J. A., Myburgh, E., Ritchie, R., Hamilton, A., Rodgers, J., Mottram, J. C., Barrett, M. P., and Brewer, J. M. (2015) Intravital imaging of a massive lymphocyte response in the cortical dura of mice after peripheral infection by trypanosomes. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 9(4), e0003714. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003714) (PMID:25881126) (PMCID:PMC4400075)

MacLean, L., Myburgh, E., Rodgers, J., and Price, H.P. (2013) Imaging African trypanosomes. Parasite Immunology, 35(9-10), pp. 283-294. (doi:10.1111/pim.12046)

McLatchie, A.P., Burrell-Saward, H., Myburgh, E., Lewis, M.D., Ward, T.H., Mottram, J.C., Croft, S.L., Kelly, J.M., and Taylor, M.C. (2013) Highly sensitive in vivo imaging of Trypanosoma brucei expressing “red-shifted” luciferase. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(11), e2571. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002571)

Myburgh, E., Coles, J.A., Ritchie, R., Kennedy, P.G.E., McLatchie, A., Rodgers, J., Taylor, M., Barrett, M., Brewer, J., and Mottram, J.C. (2013) In vivo imaging of trypanosome-brain interactions and development of a rapid screening test for drugs against CNS stage trypanosomiasis. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 7(8), e2384. (doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002384)

Horsnell, W.G.C. et al. (2011) IL-4Rα-responsive smooth muscle cells contribute to initiation of TH2 immunity and pulmonary pathology in Nippostrongylus brasiliensis infections. Mucosal Immunology, 4(1), pp. 83-92. (doi:10.1038/mi.2010.46)

Millington, O.R., Myburgh, E., Mottram, J.C., and Alexander, J. (2010) Imaging of the host/parasite interplay in cutaneous leishmaniasis. Experimental Parasitology, 126(3), pp. 310-317. (doi:10.1016/j.exppara.2010.05.014)

Mearns, H., Horsnell, W.G.C., Hoving, J.C., Dewals, B., Cutler, A.J., Kirstein, F., Myburgh, E., Arendse, B., and Brombacher, F. (2008) Interleukin-4-Promoted T Helper 2 Responses enhance nippostrongylus brasiliensis-induced pulmonary pathology. Infection and Immunity, 76(12), pp. 5535-5542. (doi:10.1128/IAI.00210-08)

Myburgh, E., Horsnell, W. G.C., Cutler, A. J., Arendse, B., Kubo, M., and Brombacher, F. (2008) Murine IL-4 is able to signal via chimeric human IL-4Rα/mouse γ-chain receptor. Molecular Immunology, 45(5), pp. 1327-1336. (doi:10.1016/j.molimm.2007.09.009)

Horsnell, W. G.C., Cutler, A. J., Hoving, C. J., Mearns, H., Myburgh, E., Arendse, B., Finkelman, F. D., Owens, G. K., Erle, D., and Brombacher, F. (2007) Delayed goblet cell hyperplasia, acetylcholine receptor expression, and worm expulsion in SMC-specific IL-4Rα–deficient mice. PLoS Pathogens, 3(1), e1. (doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.0030001)

Book Sections

Myburgh, E., Coombs, G.H., and Mottram, J.C. (2013) Leishmania CPA, CPB and CPC cysteine proteases. In: Handbook of Proteolytic Enzymes. Academic Press, pp. 1923-1928. ISBN 9780123822192 (doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-382219-2.00439-7)

This list was generated on Fri Aug 28 15:40:55 2015 BST.