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Prof Alun Davies FRS 

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Selected Recent Publications

Kisiswa L, Osório C, Erice C, Vizard, T, Wyatt, S. and Davies AM (2013) TNFα reverse signaling promotes sympathetic axon growth and target innervation.  Nature Neuroscience 16: 865-873

Osório C, Chacon P, Kisiswa L, White M, Wyatt S, Rodiguez-Tebar A and Davies AM (2013)  Growth differentiation factor-5 is a key physiological regulator of dendrite growth during development. Development 140:4751-4562

Howard L, Wyatt S and Davies AM (2013)  ProNGF promotes neurite growth from a subset of NGF-dependent neurons by a p75NTR-dependent mechanism. Development 140:2108-2117

Gutierrez H, Kisiswa L, O'keeffe GW, Smithen M, Wyatt S and Davies AM (2013)  Regulation of neurite growth by tumour necrosis superfamily member RANKL.  Open Biology 3:120150

Gutierrez H and Davies AM (2011)  Regulation of neural process growth, elaboration and structural plasticity by NF-kB.  Trends Neurosci. 34:316-325

Gavalda N, Gutierre H. and Davies AM (2009)  Developmental regulation of sensory neurite growth by the TNF superfamily member LIGHT. Journal Neurosci. 29:1599-1607

Gavalda N, Gutierrez H and Davies, AM (2009)  Developmental switch in NF-kB signalling required for neurite growth.  Development 136:3405-3412

O’Keeffe G, Gutierrez H, Pandolfi PP, Riccardi C and Davies AM (2008) NGF-promoted axon growth and target innervation requires GITRL-GITR signalling. Nature Neuroscience 11:135-142

Vizard TN, O’Keeffe G, Gutierrez H, Kos CH, Riccardi D and Davies AM (2008) Regulation of axonal and dendritic growth by the extracellular calcium-sensing receptor. Nature Neuroscience 11:285-291

Gutierrez H, O’Keeffe G, Gallagher D, Gavalda N and Davies AM (2008) The phosphorylation status of the p65 NF-kB subunit determines whether NF-kB promotes or inhibits neurite growth. J. Neurosci. 28:8246-8256