Research Groups

Gene regulation and morphogenesis

Dr Maria Dolores (Lola) Martín Bermudo. CSIC
Mechanisms regulating cell shape changes and cell migration
Dr Maria Dolores (Lola) Martín Bermudo. CSIC
Principal Investigator

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Publications over the last 5 years

1.C. H. Fernández-Espartero, D. Ramel, M. Farago, M. Malartre, C. M Luque, S. Limanovich, S. Katzav, G. Emery and Martín-Bermudo, M. D. (2013). The GEF Vav regulates guided cell migration by coupling guidance receptor signalling to local Rac activation. J. Cell Science, 126:2285-2293. https://doi.org/10.1242/jcs.124438.
2.K. Comber, S. Huelsmann, I. Evans, B. J. Sánchez-Sánchez, A. Chalmers, R. Reuter, W. Wood and M. D. Martín-Bermudo (2013) A dual role for the βPS integrin myospheroid in mediating Drosophila embryonic macrophage migration. J. Cell Science, 126: 3475-3484. https://doi.org/10.1242/jcs.129700.

3.Pérez Moreno, J., Bischoff, M., M. D. Martín-Bermudo, and Estrada, B. (2014) The transmembrane proteoglycan Perdido is essential for in vivo myofibrillogenesis and proper sarcomeric structure. J. Cell Science, 127: 3162-3173. https://doi.org/10.1242/10.1242/jcs.150425.

4.Gómez-Lamarca, M.J., Cobreros  Reguera, L., Ibáñez-Jiménez, B.,Palacios, I.M. and M. D. Martín-Bermudo (2014) Integrins regulate epithelial cell differentiation by modulating Notch activity.  J. Cell Science, 127: 4667-4678. https://doi.org/10.1242/jcs.153122.

5. Martín-Bermudo, M. D., Pierre-Luc Bardet, Yohanns Bellaicheand and Malartre, M. (2015) The Vav oncogene antagonizes EGFR signaling and regulates adherens junction dynamics during Drosophila eye development. Development, 142: 1492-1501. https://doi.org/10.1242/dev.110585.
 

6. John R. Pearson, Federico Zurita, Laura Tomás-Gallardo, Alfonsa Díaz-Torres, María del Carmen Díaz de la Loza, Kristian Franze, María D. Martín-Bermudo and Acaimo González-Reyes. (2016)  timp-mediated ECM regulation is required for stem cell niche organization and cyst production in the Drosophila ovary. PLoS Genetics, 1005763. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1005763.

7. Valencia-Expósito, A., Grosheva, I., Míguez, D.G., González-Reyes, A. and Martín-Bermudo, M. D. (2016) Myosin Light Chain Phosphatase regulates basal actomyosin oscillations during morphogenesis. Nature Communications, 7, 10798. https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms10746.

8. Bing Fu Ng, Gokul K Selvaraj, Carmen Santa-Cruz Mateos, Inna Grosheva, Ines Alvarez-Garcia, Maria Dolores Martin-Bermudo, and Isabel M Palacios (2016) Alpha-spectrin is essential for septate junction formation and columnarization, but not for proliferation control, in the follicular epithelium. Development, 143, 1388-1399. https://doi.org/10.1242/dev.130070.

9. María C. Díaz de la Loza, Alfonsa Díaz-Torres, Federico Zurita, Emad Moeendarbary, Kristian Franze, María D. Martín-Bermudo* and Acaimo González-Reyes* ( 2017) (*Co-corresponding authors). Laminin levels regulate tissue migration and Anterior-Posterior polarity during egg morphogenesis in Drosophila. Cell Reports, 20, 211-233. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2017.06.031.

10. Martín-Bermudo, M. D.*, Gebel, L. and  Palacios, I.M.* (2017). (*Co-corresponding authors). DrosAfrica: Building an African biomedical research community using Drosophila. Seminars in Cell & Developmental Biology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.semcdb.2017.08.044.

11. B. J. Sánchez-Sánchez, Urbano, J.M., Comber, K., Dragu, A., Wood, W., Stramer, B. and Maria D. Martín-Bermudo (2017) Drosophila embryonic hemocytes produce laminins to strengthen migratory response. Cell Reports, 21,1461-1470. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2017.10.047.

12. P. Gómez-Gálvez, P. Vicente-Munuera, A. Tagua, C. Forja, A. M. Castro, M. Letrán, A. Valencia Expósito, C. Grima, M. Bermúdez-Gallardo, Ó. Serrano-Pérez-Higueras, F. Cavodeassi, S. Sotillos, María D. Martín-Bermudo, A. Márquez, J. Buceta and Luis M. Escudero (2018). Scutoids are a geometrical solution to threedimensional packing of epithelia. Nature Communications, 9, 2960. https://doi.org/10.1016/10.1038/s41467-018-05376-1.

 

13. J. Dai, B. Estrada, Sofie Jacobs, B. J. Sánchez-Sánchez2, J. Tang, M. Ma, P. Magadán-Corpas, José C. Pastor-Pareja* and María D. Martín-Bermudo*  (2018). Dissection of Nidogen function in Drosophila reveals tissue-specific mechanisms of basement membrane assembly. PLoS Genetics, 14 (9). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1007483.

14. Santa-Cruz Mateos, C., Valencia-Expósito, A., Palacios, I.M. and Maria D. Martin-Bermudo (2020) Integrins regulate epithelia cell shape by controlling the architecture and mechanical properties of basal actomyosin networks. PLoS Genetics, 16 (6). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1008717.

15. Palacios, I.*, Vicente-Crespo, M.* and Martin-Bermudo, M.D.* (2020) The humble fruit fly is helping the African science community to thrive. Nature Rev. Mol. Cell Biol. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41580-020-00283-0.


 

 

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