Selected publications

Lioux G, Liu X, Temino S, Oxendine M, Ayala E, Ortega S, Kelly RG, Oliver G, Torres M A Second Heart Field-Derived Vasculogenic Niche Contributes to Cardiac Lymphatics Dev Cell (2020) 52:350-63
Delgado I, López-Delgado AC, Roselló-Díez A, Giovinazzo G, Cadenas V, Fernández-de-Manuel L, Sánchez-Cabo F, Anderson MJ, Lewandoski M, Torres M Proximo-distal positional information encoded by an Fgf-regulated gradient of homeodomain transcription factors in the vertebrate limb Sci Adv (2020) 6:eaaz0742
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Villa Del Campo C, Torres M Changing the Rules of the Game: How Winners Become Losers during Oncogenic Cell Selection Cell Stem Cell (2019) 25:259-300
Munoz-Martin N, Sierra R, Schimmang T, Villa Del Campo C, Torres M. Myc is dispensable for cardiomyocyte development but rescues Mycn-deficient hearts through functional replacement and cell competition. Development (2019) 146:170753
Diaz-Diaz C, Fernandez de Manuel L, Jimenez-Carretero D, Montoya MC, Claveria C, Torres M. Pluripotency Surveillance by Myc-Driven Competitive Elimination of Differentiating Cells. Dev Cell (2017) 42:585-99
Torres M. Regeneration: Limb regrowth takes two. Nature (2016) 533:328-30
Claveria C, Torres M. Cell Competition: Mechanisms and Physiological Roles. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol (2016) 32:411-39
Padron-Barthe L, Temino S, Villa Del Campo C, Carramolino L, Isern J, Torres M Clonal analysis identifies hemogenic endothelium and not hemangioblasts as the source of the blood-endothelial common lineage in the mouse embryo Blood (2014) 124:2523-32
Clavería C, Giovinazzo G, Sierra R, Torres M. Myc-driven endogenous cell competition in the early mammalian embryo. Nature (2013) 500:39-44
Penkov D*, San Martín DM*, Fernandez-Díaz LC, Rosselló CA, Torroja C, Sánchez-Cabo F, Warnatz HJ, Sultan M, Yaspo ML, Gabrieli A, Tkachuk V, Brendolan A, Blasi F, Torres M (DP and DMSM contributed equally) Analysis of the DNA-Binding Profile and Function of TALE Homeoproteins Reveals Their Specialization and Specific Interactions with Hox Genes/Proteins Cell Rep (2013) 3:1321-33
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Roselló-Díez A, Ros MA,Torres M. Diffusible signals, not autonomous mechanisms, determine the main proximodistal limb subdivison Science (2011) 332:1086-8
Clavería C, Caminero E, Martínez-A C, Campuzano S, Torres M. GH3, a novel proapoptotic domain in Drosophila Grim, promotes a mitochondrial death pathway. EMBO J (2002) 21:3327-36
Mercader N, Leonardo E, Azpiazu N, Serrano A, Morata G, Martínez C, Torres M. Conserved regulation of proximodistal limb axis development by Meis1/Hth. Nature (1999) 402:425-9
Clavería C, Albar JP, Serrano A, Buesa JM, Barbero JL, Martínez-A C, Torres M. Drosophila grim induces apoptosis in mammalian cells. EMBO J (1998) 17:7199-208