Professor Enrique Amaya

BSc, PhD


Photograph of Professor Enrique Amaya

Contact details:

D2246 Michael Smith Building|Oxford Road|Manchester|M13 9PT

Telephone: +44161 275 1716
Website(s): Amaya Lab website
Developmental Biology

Research interests


Highlight publications

  • Zhang, S., Li, J., Lea, R., Vleminckx, K. & Amaya, E (2014). Fezf2 promotes neuronal differentiation through localised activation of Wnt/β-catenin signalling during forebrain development. Development, 141(24), 4794-805. eScholarID:237579 | DOI:10.1242/dev.115691
  • Love, N.R., Chen, Y., Ishibashi, S., Kritsiligkou, P., Lea, R., Koh, Y., Gallop, J.L., Dorey, K. and Amaya, E. (2013). Amputation-induced reactive oxygen species are required for successful Xenopus tadpole tail regeneration. Nature Cell Biology, 15(2), 222-228. eScholarID:182478 | DOI:10.1038/ncb2659
  • Soto, X., Li, J., Lea, R., Dubaissi, E., Papalopulu, N. & Amaya, E (2013). Inositol kinase and its product accelerate wound healing by modulating calcium levels, Rho GTPases, and F-actin assembly. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 110(27), 11029-11034. eScholarID:198525 | PMID:23776233 | DOI:10.1073/pnas.1217308110
  • Li, J., Zhang, S., Soto, X., Woolner, S. & Amaya, E (2013). ERK and phosphoinositide 3-kinase temporally coordinate different modes of actin-based motility during embryonic wound healing. J Cell Sci, 126(21), 5005-5017. eScholarID:208635 | PMID:23986484 | DOI:10.1242/jcs.133421

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