Matilde Miranda

Matilde Miranda

Home Area: Cell and Developmental Biology
Mentor: Bill Lowry
Research project:

Matilde is investigating the role of metabolism in hair follicle stem cell homeostasis and its role during epidermal aging.

Publications:

Hip to the Game: YAP/TAZ is required for nonmelanoma skin cancersMiranda 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