|Connective tissue cells expressing fibro/adipogenic progenitor markers increase under chronic damage: relevance in fibroblast-myofibroblast differentiation and skeletal muscle …|
O Contreras, DL Rebolledo, JE Oyarzún, HC Olguín, E Brandan
Cell and tissue research 364 (3), 647-660, 2016
|Syndecan 4 interacts genetically with Vangl2 to regulate neural tube closure and planar cell polarity|
N Escobedo, O Contreras, R Muñoz, M Farías, H Carrasco, C Hill, U Tran, ...
Development 140 (14), 3008-3017, 2013
|ALS skeletal muscle shows enhanced TGF-β signaling, fibrosis and induction of fibro/adipogenic progenitor markers|
D Gonzalez, O Contreras, DL Rebolledo, JP Espinoza, B Van Zundert, ...
PLoS One 12 (5), e0177649, 2017
|RECK-mediated β1-integrin regulation by TGF-β1 is critical for wound contraction in mice|
J Gutiérrez, CA Droppelmann, O Contreras, C Takahashi, E Brandan
PloS one 10 (8), e0135005, 2015
|Denervation-induced skeletal muscle fibrosis is mediated by CTGF/CCN2 independently of TGF-β|
DL Rebolledo, D González, J Faundez-Contreras, O Contreras, CP Vio, ...
Matrix Biology, 2019
|Expression of CTGF/CCN2 in response to LPA is stimulated by fibrotic extracellular matrix via the integrin/FAK axis|
C Riquelme-Guzmán, O Contreras, E Brandan
American Journal of Physiology-Cell Physiology 314 (4), C415-C427, 2017
|Transforming growth factor type‐β inhibits Mas receptor expression in fibroblasts but not in myoblasts or differentiated myotubes; Relevance to fibrosis associated to muscular …|
C Cofre, MJ Acuña, O Contreras, MG Morales, C Riquelme, ...
Biofactors 41 (2), 111-120, 2015
|Nilotinib impairs skeletal myogenesis by increasing myoblast proliferation|
O Contreras, M Villarreal, E Brandan
Skeletal muscle 8 (1), 5, 2018
|Fibro/adipogenic progenitors safeguard themselves: a novel mechanism to reduce fibrosis is discovered|
O Contreras, E Brandan
Journal of cell communication and signaling 11 (1), 77-78, 2017
|Adherent muscle connective tissue fibroblasts are phenotypically and biochemically equivalent to stromal fibro/adipogenic progenitors|
O Contreras, FM Rossi, E Brandan
Matrix Biology Plus, 2019
|The cross-talk between TGF-β and PDGFRα signaling pathways regulates stromal fibro/adipogenic progenitors’ fate|
O Contreras, M Cruz-Soca, M Theret, H Soliman, LW Tung, E Groppa, ...
Journal of Cell Science, jcs. 232157, 2019
|First person–Osvaldo Contreras|
Journal of Cell Science 132 (19), 2019
|Fibroblasts (Tcf4) and mesenchymal progenitors (PDGFRα) correspond to the same cell type and are increased in skeletal muscle dystrophy, denervation and chronic damage|
O Contreras, D Rebolledo, J Oyarzún, E Brandan
F1000Research 8, 2019
|Role of Syndecan-4 in mouse development|
N Escobedo, M Farias, H Carrasco, O Contreras, U Tran, O Wessely, ...
Developmental Biology 356 (1), 176-177, 2011