CIPF-UPV Joint Unit Disease Mechanisms and Nanomedicine

 Laboratory of Developmental Biology and Disease Models

Selected Publications


The Drosophila junctophilin gene is functionally equivalent to its four mammalian counterparts and is a modifier of a Huntingtin poly-Q expansion and the Notch pathway.

Calpena E, López Del Amo V, Chakraborty M, Llamusí B, Artero R, Espinós C, Galindo MI

Dis Model Mech. 2018 Jan 17;11(1). pii: dmm029082. doi: 10.1242/dmm.029082

PMID: 29208631

A Drosophila model of GDAP1 function reveals the involvement of insulin signalling in the mitochondria-dependent neuromuscular degeneration.

López del Amo V, Palomino-Schatzlein M, Seco-Cervera M, García-Giménez JL, Pallardó FV, Pineda-Lucena A, Galindo MI

Biochim Biophys Acta. 2017 Mar;1863(3) doi: 10.1016/bbadis.2017.01.003

PMID: 28065847

Evolutionary History of the Smyd Gene Family in Metazoans: A Framework to Identify the Orthologs of Human Smyd Genes in Drosophila and Other Animal Species.

Calpena E, Palau F, Espinós C, Galindo MI.

PLoS One. 2015 Jul 31;10(7):e0134106. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0134106

PMID: 26230726

Mitochondrial defects and neuromuscular degeneration caused by altered expression of Drosophila Gdap1: implications for the Charcot-Marie-Tooth neuropathy.

López Del Amo V, Seco-Cervera M, García-Giménez JL, Whitworth AJ, Pallardó FV, Galindo MI.

Hum Mol Genet. 2015 Jan 1;24(1):21-36. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddu416. Epub 2014 Aug 13.

PMID: 25122658

Planar cell polarity controls directional Notch signaling in the Drosophila leg.

Capilla A, Johnson R, Daniels M, Benavente M, Bray SJ, Galindo MI.

Development. 2012 Jul;139(14):2584-93. doi: 10.1242/dev.077446.

PMID: 22736244

Control of Distal-less expression in the Drosophila appendages by functional 3' enhancers.

Galindo MI, Fernández-Garza D, Phillips R, Couso JP.

Dev Biol. 2011 May 15;353(2):396-410. doi: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2011.02.005. Epub 2011 Feb 12.

PMID: 21320482

Dioxin toxicity in vivo results from an increase in the dioxin-independent transcriptional activity of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor.

Céspedes MA, Galindo MI, Couso JP.

PLoS One. 2010 Nov 8;5(11):e15382. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015382.

PMID: 21079739

Missense mutations in the SH3TC2 protein causing Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4C affect its localization in the plasma membrane and endocytic pathway.

Lupo V, Galindo MI, Martínez-Rubio D, Sevilla T, Vílchez JJ, Palau F, Espinós C.

Hum Mol Genet. 2009 Dec 1;18(23):4603-14. doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddp427. Epub 2009 Sep 10.

PMID: 19744956