ZFIN ID: ZDB-PERS-060418-1
Batista, Manuel
Email: MFSCB2@CAM.AC.UK
URL: http://www.pdn.cam.ac.uk/groups/lewislab/index.html
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Address: Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience University of Cambridge Anatomy Building Downing Street Cambridge , CB2 3DY United Kingdom
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Phone: +44 (0)1223 339543
Fax: 01223 333786
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BIOGRAPHY AND RESEARCH INTERESTS
Biography

Biochemistry Licenciatura (5 year undergraduate, with one year of lab work) at the University of Lisbon, Faculty of Sciences.
Gulbenkian PhD Program in Biomedicine
Phd student in the lab of Dr. Katharine Lewis, PDN department, University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK


Interests: Developmental Biology, Neurobiology


PUBLICATIONS
England, S., Batista, M.F., Mich, J.K., Chen, J.K., and Lewis, K.E. (2011) Roles of Hedgehog pathway components and retinoic acid signalling in specifying zebrafish ventral spinal cord neurons. Development (Cambridge, England). 138(23):5121-5134
Batista, M.F., and Lewis, K.E. (2008) Pax2/8 act redundantly to specify glycinergic and GABAergic fates of multiple spinal interneurons. Developmental Biology. 323(1):88-97
Batista, M.F., Jacobstein, J., and Lewis, K.E. (2008) Zebrafish V2 cells develop into excitatory CiD and Notch signalling dependent inhibitory VeLD interneurons. Developmental Biology. 322(2):263-275

NON-ZEBRAFISH PUBLICATIONS