Selected publications

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
Fernandez LC, Torres M*, Real FX* (MT and FXR are co-correnponding authors). Somatic mosaicism: on the road to cancer. Nat Rev Cancer (2016) 16:43-55
Claveria C, Torres M. Cell Competition: Mechanisms and Physiological Roles. Annu Rev Cell Dev Biol (2016) 32:411-39
Menendez-Montes I, Escobar B, Palacios B, Gómez MJ, Izquierdo-Garcia JL, Flores L, Jiménez-Borreguero LJ, Aragones J, Ruiz-Cabello J, Torres M, Martin-Puig S. Myocardial VHL-HIF Signaling Controls an Embryonic Metabolic Switch Essential for Cardiac Maturation. Dev Cell (2016) 39:724-39
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
Rosello-Diez A, Arques CG, Delgado I, Giovinazzo G and Torres M. Diffusible signals and epigenetic timing cooperate in late proximo-distal limb patterning. Development (2014) 141:1534-43
Villa Del Campo C, Claveria C, Sierra R, Torres M Cell Competition Promotes Phenotypically Silent Cardiomyocyte Replacement in the Mammalian Heart. Cell Rep (2014) 8:1741-51
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
Roselló-Díez A, Ros MA,Torres M. Diffusible signals, not autonomous mechanisms, determine the main proximodistal limb subdivison Science (2011) 332:1086-8
Carramolino L, Fuentes J, Garcia-Andres C, Azcoitia V, Riethmacher D, Torres M Platelets Play an Essential Role in Separating the Blood and Lymphatic Vasculatures During Embryonic Angiogenesis Circ Res (2010) 106:1197-201
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