Miguel L Allende
Affiliation: Universidad de Chile
Ceci M, Mardones Krsulovic C, SÃ¡nchez M, Valdivia L, Allende M. Axon-Schwann cell interactions during peripheral nerve regeneration in zebrafish larvae. Neural Dev. 2014;9:22 pubmed publisher
Sanchez M, Ceci M, Gutiérrez D, Anguita Salinas C, Allende M. Mechanosensory organ regeneration in zebrafish depends on a population of multipotent progenitor cells kept latent by Schwann cells. BMC Biol. 2016;14:27 pubmed publisher
..This simple yet highly effective two-component niche offers the animal robust mechanisms for organ growth and regeneration, which can be sustained throughout life. ..
Moya Díaz J, Peña O, Sanchez M, Ureta D, Reynaert N, Anguita Salinas C, et al
. Electroablation: a method for neurectomy and localized tissue injury. BMC Dev Biol. 2014;14:7 pubmed publisher
..We have called this method of electrical based tissue ablation, electroablation. ..
Pistocchi A, Feijóo C, Cabrera P, Villablanca E, Allende M, Cotelli F. The zebrafish prospero homolog prox1 is required for mechanosensory hair cell differentiation and functionality in the lateral line. BMC Dev Biol. 2009;9:58 pubmed publisher
..Functional analysis using antisense morpholinos indicates that prox1 activity is crucial for the hair cells to differentiate properly and acquire functionality, while having no role in development of other cell types in neuromasts. ..
Gallardo V, Liang J, Behra M, Elkahloun A, Villablanca E, Russo V, et al
. Molecular dissection of the migrating posterior lateral line primordium during early development in zebrafish. BMC Dev Biol. 2010;10:120 pubmed publisher
d Alençon C, Peña O, Wittmann C, Gallardo V, Jones R, Loosli F, et al
. A high-throughput chemically induced inflammation assay in zebrafish. BMC Biol. 2010;8:151 pubmed publisher
..We have called this method the chemically induced inflammation assay, or ChIn assay. See Commentary article: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7007/8/148. ..
Allende M, Manzanares M, Tena J, Feijóo C, Gomez Skarmeta J. Cracking the genome's second code: enhancer detection by combined phylogenetic footprinting and transgenic fish and frog embryos. Methods. 2006;39:212-9 pubmed
..Finally, for some of the most conserved elements, we have been able to identify a critical core sequence, essential for correct enhancer function. ..