Imperial College London

DrAna MariaFerreira Da Silva

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Facility Manager







Sir Alexander Fleming BuildingSouth Kensington Campus




Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Bengoa-Vergniory N, Velentza-Almpani E, Silva AM, et al., 2021, Tau-proximity ligation assay reveals extensive previously undetected pathology prior to neurofibrillary tangles in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease, Acta Neuropathologica Communications, Vol:9, ISSN:2051-5960

Silva AM, Brown JM, Buckle VJ, et al., 2015, Expanded GAA repeats impair FXN gene expression and reposition the FXN locus to the nuclear lamina in single cells, Human Molecular Genetics, Vol:24, ISSN:0964-6906, Pages:3457-3471

Lufino MMP, Silva AM, Nemeth AH, et al., 2013, A GAA repeat expansion reporter model of Friedreich's ataxia recapitulates the genomic context and allows rapid screening of therapeutic compounds, Human Molecular Genetics, Vol:22, ISSN:0964-6906, Pages:5173-5187

Silva AM, Vieira H, Martins N, et al., 2010, Viral and bacterial contamination in recreational waters: a case study in the Lisbon bay area, Journal of Applied Microbiology, Vol:108, ISSN:1364-5072, Pages:1023-1031


Ferreira Da Silva A, Cederbalk A, Ebner D, et al., 2020, CHAPTER 11 Chemical Probes in Cellular Assays for Target Validation and Screening in Neurodegeneration, The Discovery and Utility of Chemical Probes in Target Discovery, Editor(s): Brennan, Vazquez-Rodriguez, Royal Society of Chemistry, Pages:276-319, ISBN:9781788015899

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