Anna Ferrer-Vaquer, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Anna Ferrer-Vaquer, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

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Current Position:
Senior Research Assistant and Clinical Embryologist, Clinica Eugin, Barcelona, Spain


Faunes, F., Hayward, P., Descalzo, S.M., Chatterjee, S.S., Balayo, T., Trott, J., Christoforou, A., Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Hadjantonakis, A.-K., Dasgupta, R., and Arias, A.M. (2013) A membrane-associated ß-catenin/Oct4 complex correlates with ground-state pluripotency in mouse embryonic stem cells. Development 140(6):1171-83.

Jacques, B.E., Puligilla, C., Weichert, R.M., Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Hadjantonakis, A.K., Kelley, M.W., and Dabdoub, A. (2012) A dual function for canonical Wnt/ß-catenin signaling in the developing mammalian cochlea. Development 139(23):4395-404.

Ferrer-Vaquer, A and Hadjantonakis, A.K. (2012) Birth defects associated with perturbations in preimplantation, gastrulation, and axis extension: from conjoined twinning to caudal dysgenesis. Wiley Interdiscipl Rev Dev Biol Epub 2012 Nov 26

Nowotschin, S., Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Concepcion, D., Papaioannou, V.E. and Hadjantonakis, A.-K. (2012) Interaction of Wnt3a, Msgn1 and Tbx6 in neural versus mesodermal lineage commitment and paraxial mesoderm differentiation in the mouse embryo. Dev Biol 367(1):1-14 .

Isern, J., He, H., Fraser, S.T., Nowotschin, S., Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Moore, R., Hadjantonakis A.-K., Schulz, V., Tuck, T., Gallagher, P.G. and Baron M.H. (2011) Single lineage transcriptome analysis reveals key regulatory pathways in primitive erythroid progenitors in the mouse embryo. Blood 117(18):4924-34.

Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Piliszek, A., Tian, G., Aho, R.J., Dufort, D. and Hadjantonakis, A.-K. (2010) A sensitive and bright single-cell resolution live imaging reporter of Wnt/ß-catenin signaling in the mouse. BMC Dev. Biol 10(1):121.

Burn, S.F., Webb, A., Berry, R.L., Davies, J.A., Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Hadjantonakis, A.-K., Hastie, N.D. and Hohenstein, P. (2010) Calcium/NFAT signalling promotes early nephrogenesis. Dev. Biol 352(2):288-98.

Nowotschin, S., Ferrer-Vaquer, A. and Hadjantonakis, A.-K. (2010) Imaging of mouse embryogenesis with confocal time-lapse microscopy. Guide to Techniques in Mouse Development: Methods in Enzymology, Wasserman, P. and Soriano, P. Eds.

Ferrer-Vaquer, A., Viotti, M. and Hadjantonakis, A.-K. (2010) Transitions between epithelial and mesenchymal states and the morphogenesis of the early mouse embryo. Cell Adh. and Migr. (3):447-57.

Ferrer-Vaquer, A. and Hadjantonakis, A.-K. (2009) VISIONS: the art of science. Mol. Reprod Dev 76(9):803.

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