Matilde is investigating the role of metabolism in hair follicle stem cell homeostasis and its role during epidermal aging.
Lactate dehydrogenase activity drives hair follicle stem cell activation – Flores A, Schell J, Krall AS, Jelinek D, Miranda MM, Grigorian M, Lowry WE. . Nature Cell Biology 2017 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. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jid.2017.10.021