Short CV/Education and training

  • 1982 – 1987
    Bachelor Degree in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain).

  • 1987 – 1988
    M.Sc. in Biochemistry. Universidad Autonoma de Madrid (Spain).

  • 1988 – 1991
    Ph. D. Degree in Biology. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain).

  • 1987 – 1988
    Department of Immunology. Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio. Sevilla (Spain). FIS Scientific collaborator, project 88/0296.

  • 1988 – 1989
    Department of Microbiology. Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal. Madrid (Spain). Graduate Fellow.

  • 1989 – 1992
    Centro de Biología Molecular (C.S.I.C.), Madrid (Spain). Thesis work on Drosophila developmental genetics. Adviser: Dr Fernando Jimenez. PFPI fellow.

  • 1993 – 1994
    Wellcome/CRC Institute of Cancer and Developmental Biology, Cambridge (England). Postdoctoral research in Dr. Nicholas Brown's laboratory. Ministerio de Educacion y Ciencia, Postdoctoral fellow

  • 1994 – 1996
    Wellcome/CRC Institute of Cancer and Developmental Biology, Cambridge (England). Postdoctoral research in Dr. Nichola Brown's laboratory. European Community Postdoctoral fellow

  • 1996 – 1998
    Wellcome/CRC Institute of Cancer and Developmental Biology, Cambridge (England). Postdoctoral research in Dr. Nichola Brown's laboratory. Wellcome Research associate

  • 1998 – 2001
    Department of Anatomy, University of Cambridge (England). Postdoctoral fellow, grantholder of a Royal Society Fellowship and a Wellcome project grant

  • 2001 – 2004
    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina "López-Neyra", Granada (Spain). Tenured Scientist, Científico Titular

  • 2005
    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Centro Andaluz de Biología del Desarrollo, Sevilla (Spain). Tenured Scientist, Investigador Cientifico.

Selected publications

  • Martín-Bermudo, M. D., Martínez, C., Rodríguez, A. and Jiménez, F. (1991). Development 113, 445-454.

  • Martín-Bermudo, M. D. and Brown, N. (1996) J. Cell Biolgy, 134,217-226

  • Martín-Bermudo, M. D., Dunin-Borkowski, O.M. and Brown, N. (1997) EMBO J.I, 16, 4184-4193.

  • Martin-Bermudo, M.D. and Brown, N. (1999) Genes and Development, 13, 729-739

  • Martín-Bermudo, M.D. (2000). Development, 127, 2607-2615

  • Fernández-Miñán, A., *Martín-Bermudo, M. D. and *González-Reyes, A. (2007) Current Biology,17:683-688. * Co-corresponding authors.

  • Urbano, J.M., Torgler, C.N., Molnar, C., Tepass, U., López-Varea, A., Brown, N.H., de Celis J F. and Martín-Bermudo, M. D. (2009) Development, 136, 2165-2175

  • Malartre, M., Derya, A and Martín-Bermudo, M. D. (2010) J. of Neuroscience 30:2257-2267.

  • Cobreros Reguera, L., Fernández-Miñán, A., C.H.Fernández-Espartero, A.,Lopez-Schier, González-Reyes, A. and Martín-Bermudo,M. D. (2010) EMBO Reports 11:943-949.

  • C. H. Fernández-Espartero, D. Ramel, M. Farago, M. Malartre, C. M Luque, S. Limanovich, S. Katzav, G. Emery and Martín-Bermudo, M. D. (2013). In press in J. Cell Science.

  • Comber, K., Huelsmann, S., Evans, I., Sánchez-Sánchez, B.J., Chalmers, Reuter, R., Wood, W.* and Martín-Bermudo, M. D.* In press in J. Cell Science.


Selected projects

  • "Genetic, molecular and cellular analysis of the mechanisms regulating cell migration and invasion", 2011 – 2013

  • "Role of cell-ECM interactions in the maintenance of stem cells and cell migration and invasion", Funding Institution: Junta de Andalucía Proyecto de Excelencia CVI-05058, 2010 – 2013

  • "From Genes to Shape", 2007 – 2010

  • "Mechanisms regulating cell migration: a genetic, molecular and cellular analysis", 2007 – 2010

  • "Study of the Genetic and Molecular mechanisms that regulate cell migration during Drosophila embryonic development", 2004 – 2007

  • "Identification, functional analysis and comparative study of genes in Drosophila involved in animal development", Funding Institution: Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnología, 2002 – 2005

  • "Genetic and Molecular analysis of the mechanisms that regulate cell migration in development", Funding Institution: EMBO-Young Investigator Programme, 2003 – 2006

  • "Genetic and molecular analysis of cell migration during Drosophila embryonic development", 2001 – 2004

  • "The Drosophila midgut: a model system to study the roles of cell adhesion and migration during morphogenesis", Funding Institution: The Wellcome Trust, 1999 – 2001

  • "The roles of cell adhesion in the organogenesis of the Drosophila midgut", Funding Institution: The Royal Society, 1989 – 1991

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • I act as a referee for several funding agencies, such as EMBO, FOCYT, Wellcome/CRC (UK), MRC (UK), BBSRC (UK), French National Research Agency (ANR), Comunidad Autónoma de Madrid y Ministry of Science and Innovation, and for several journals, including Development, Developmental Biology, Journal of Cell Science, Current Biology, Nature Cell Biology, J. Cell Biology, Cell and Tissue Research and Mechanisms of Development.

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