Dr Agnelo Furtado

Senior Research Fellow

Centre for Nutrition and Food Sciences
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
a.furtado@uq.edu.au
+61 7 334 60640

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Queensland
  • Master of Science, University of Bombay
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Bombay
  • Bachelor of Research Management, Southern Cross University

Publications

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Rangan, Parimalan, Furtado, Agnelo, Henry, Robert and Gaikwad, Ambika (2021). Development of Transcriptome Analysis Methods. Comprehensive Foodomics. (pp. 462-471) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-100596-5.22752-2

  • Hasan, Sharmin, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2021). RNA Extraction From Plant Seeds. Comprehensive Foodomics. (pp. 451-461) edited by Alejandro Cifuentes. Oxford, United Kingdom: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-100596-5.22751-0

  • Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert J. (2021). RNA extraction for transcriptome analysis. Comprehensive foodomics. (pp. 440-450) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-100596-5.22727-3

  • Kuram Tirumala, Ravikiran, Subbaiyan, Gopala Krishnan, Singh, Ashok Kumar, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert James (2021). RNA-Seq to understand transcriptomes and application in improving crop quality. Comprehensive foodomics. (pp. 472-485) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-100596-5.22728-5

  • Rangan, Parimalan, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2021). Wheat Grain Transcriptome. Comprehensive Foodomics. (pp. 501-512) Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. doi: 10.1016/b978-0-08-100596-5.22730-3

  • Subbaiyan, Gopala Krishnan, Masouleh, Ardashir K., Furtado, Agnelo, Waters, Daniel L. E. and Henry, Robert J. (2019). Re-sequencing resources to improve starch and grain quality in rice. Rice Grain Quality. (pp. 201-240) edited by Nese Sreenivasulu. New York, NY, United States: Humana Press Inc.. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4939-8914-0_12

  • Furtado, Agnelo (2014). Cloning of DNA fragments: Ligation reactions in agarose gel. Cereal genomics: methods and protocols. (pp. 117-121) edited by Robert J. Henry and Agnelo Furtado. New York, United States: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-715-0_10

  • Furtado, Agnelo (2014). DNA extraction from vegetative tissue for next-generation sequencing. Cereal genomics: methods and protocols. (pp. 1-5) edited by Robert J. Henry and Agnelo Furtado. New York, NY United States: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-715-0-1

  • Henry, Robert J. and Furtado, Agnelo (2014). Preface. Cereal genomics: methods and protocols. (pp. v-v) New York, NY, United States: Humana Press.

  • Furtado, Agnelo (2014). RNA extraction from developing or mature wheat seeds. Cereal Genomics: Methods and Protocols. (pp. 23-28) edited by Robert J. Henry and Agnelo Furtado. New York, NY, United States: Humana Press. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-715-0-4

  • Healey, Adam, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert J. (2014). Structural genomics of eucalypts. Genetics, genomics and breeding of eucalypts. (pp. 103-120) edited by Robert Henry and Chittaranjan Kole. Boca Raton, FL, United States: CRC Press. doi: 10.1201/b17154

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Thirugnanasambandam, Prathima Perumal, Kasirajan, Lakshmi, Furtado, Agnelo, Botha, Frikkie C. and Henry, Robert J. (2020). Control of sugar and fibre: insights from sugarcane transcriptome analyses. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036204

  • Perlo, Virginie, Furtado, Agnelo, Botha, Frikkie and Henry, Robert (2020). Analysis of differences in gene expression associated with variation in biomass composition in sugarcane. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, 13-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036164

  • Al-Dossary, Othman, Kharabian, Ardashir, Al-Mssallem, Ibrahim, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2020). Transcriptomics analysis for the detection of novel drought tolerance genes in Jojoba (Simmondsia Chinensis). The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference TropAg 2019 , Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036135

  • Badro, Hayba, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2019). Relationships between Iraqi rice varieties at the nuclear and plastid genome levels. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference, Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI AG. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036024

  • Badro, Hayba, Ndjiondjop, Marie-Noelle, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2019). SNPs Linked to Key Traits in Hybrids between African and Asian Rice. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference TropAg 2019 , Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036025

  • Ananda, Galaihalage, Gleadow, Roslyn, Norton, Sally, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2019). Determination of Phylogenetic Relationships of the Genus Sorghum Using Nuclear and Chloroplast Genome Assembly. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference TropAg 2019 , Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036017

  • Hasan, Sharmin, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert (2019). Diversity of domestication loci in wild rice populations. The Third International Tropical Agriculture Conference TropAg 2019 , Brisbane, QLD Australia, 11-13 November 2019. Basel, Switzerland: MDPI. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019036014

  • Cooper, T., Furtado, A., Henry, R. J. and Crayn, D. (2015). Analysis of the chloroplast genome of a coffee relative from northern Australia. International Horticultural Congress, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, 17-22 August 2014. Leuven, Belgium: International Society for Horticultural Science. doi: 10.17660/ActaHortic.2015.1101.27

  • Furtado, A., Piperidus, G., Croft, B. J., Cox, M., Mcintyre, C. L., Smith, G. R. and Brumbley, S. M. (2003). Identification of molecular markers to smut resistance in sugarcane. ISSCT Molecular Biology - Genome Analysis and Molecular Physiology, Montpellier, France, 7-11 April 2003.

  • Furtado, A., Piperidus, G., Croft, B. J., Cox, M., Mcintyre, C. L., Smith, G. R. and Brumbley, S. M. (2003). Identification of molecular markers to smut resistance in sugarcane. IVth International Workshop on Plant Biotechnology and Sustainable Development (BioVeg) 2003, Ciego de Avila, Cuba, 14-19 April 2003.

  • Reyes, M., Waldron, J., Furtado, A., Klimyuk, V., Jones, J. D., Wang, J. S., Scott, K. J. and Carroll, B. J. (2000). Transposon tagging of DNA sequences for alleviating transgene silencing. The Genome Conference 2000, Lorne, Victoria, Australia, 13 - 17 February 2000. Australia: Lorne Genome Conference.

  • Waldron, J., Reyes, M., Furtado, A., Klimyuk, V., Wang, J. S., Godwin, I. D., Scott, K. J., Jones, J. D. and Carroll, B. J. (1999). Transposon tagging of chromosomal regions responsible for alleviating transgene silencing. Human Genome Meeting, Brisbane Convention Cen., Brisbane, 27th -30th March, 1999. Nature Publishing Co.: Nature Genetics.

  • Carroll, B. J., Reyes, M., Waldron, J., Furtado, A., Klimyuk, V., Wang, J. S., Scott, K. J. and Jones, J. D. (1999). Transposon tagging or DNA sequences for alleviating transgene silencing. ComBio 99, Conrad Jupiters Casino, Gold Coast, 27-30 September, 1999. Kent Town, SA: Aust. Society for Biochemistry & Molecular Biology ..

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision