Matilde is investigating the role of metabolism in hair follicle stem cell homeostasis and its role during epidermal aging.
Hip to the Game: YAP/TAZ is required for nonmelanoma skin cancers – Miranda MM and Lowry WE. Hip to the Game: YAP/TAZ is required for nonmelanoma skin cancers. The EMBO Journal. 2018; e99921. doi: 10.15252/embj.201899921
Lactate dehydrogenase activity drives hair follicle stem cell activation – Flores A, Schell J, Krall AS, Jelinek D, Miranda MM, Grigorian M, Braas D, White AC, Zhou JL, Graham NA, Graeber T, Seth P, Evseenko D, Coller A, Rutter J, Christofk HR, and Lowry WE. Nature Cell Biology. 2017; 19: 1017-1026. doi:10.1038/ncb3575
Topical inhibition of the electron transport chain can stimulate the hair cycle – Miranda MM, Christofk H, Jones DL, Lowry WE. Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2017. doi: 10.1016/j.jid.2017.10.021