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

  • Healey, Adam L., Shepherd, Mervyn, King, Graham J., Butler, Jakob B., Freeman, Jules S., Lee, David J., Potts, Brad M., Silva-Junior, Orzenil B., Baten, Abdul, Jenkins, Jerry, Shu, Shengqiang, Lovell, John T., Sreedasyam, Avinash, Grimwood, Jane, Furtado, Agnelo, Grattapaglia, Dario, Barry, Kerrie W., Hundley, Hope, Simmons, Blake A., Schmutz, Jeremy, Vaillancourt, René E. and Henry, Robert J. (2021). Pests, diseases, and aridity have shaped the genome of Corymbia citriodora. Communications Biology, 4 (1) 537. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02009-0

  • Sharma, Priyanka, Al-Dossary, Othman, Alsubaie, Bader, Al-Mssallem, Ibrahim, Nath, Onkar, Mitter, Neena, Rodrigues Alves Margarido, Gabriel, Topp, Bruce, Murigneux, Valentine, Kharabian Masouleh, Ardashir, Furtado, Agnelo and Henry, Robert J. (2021). Improvements in the sequencing and assembly of plant genomes. Gigabyte, 2021, 1-10. doi: 10.46471/gigabyte.24

  • Hodgson-Kratky, K., Perlo, V., Furtado, A., Choudhary, H., Gladden, J. M., Simmons, B. A., Botha, F. and Henry, R. J. (2021). Association of gene expression with syringyl to guaiacyl ratio in sugarcane lignin. Plant Molecular Biology, 106 (1-2), 173-192. doi: 10.1007/s11103-021-01136-w

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Ananda, Galaihalage, Gleadow, Roslyn, Norton, Sally, Furtado, Angelo 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

  • 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. IVth International Workshop on Plant Biotechnology and Sustainable Development (BioVeg) 2003, Ciego de Avila, Cuba, 14-19 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. ISSCT Molecular Biology - Genome Analysis and Molecular Physiology, Montpellier, France, 7-11 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 ..

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

Completed Supervision